Carnew notes week August 22nd

Askamore Hall

Social Dance in Askamore Hall on Friday September 2nd 2022. In aid of the Irish Jockeys Fund. Participant: Laura Bennett. Music by The Wicklow Man. Dancing 9.30pm-12pm.

Admission e10 Refreshments served.

Steps & Styles Dance Lessons in Askamore Hall every wednesday @ 8.30pm


Carnew GAA lotto was not won numbers were 9,20,28,30, lucky dips were Martin Death and JD Doran, the next draw is 29th August and the jackpot is €11,400.

Tickets on sale on line or in any of the local shops.


The winner of the Carnew Backalley Development Split the Pot was Liz Cogley, there is only one or two more draws left and tickets are only €2, all support greatly appreciated.


William Kelly from Kelly Agri Consultants will be hosting Agri-Environmental Training Scheme training day on Tuesday 30th and Wednesday 31st of August at the Askamore Community Centre, Gorey,Co.Wexford, Y25F6D8.

This training day is for farmers interested in learning new environmental practices and standards and keeping updated with future agri-environment schemes. The training day will start at 9:30, with 3 hours in the hall, followed by lunch, then three hours in a field (location still to be confirmed). There are limited spaces at these training sessions, so please make your interest known to Eilish Kilbride at 0852156848, providing her with your herd number, the name on the herd number, your phone number and whether or not you have access to an Ag Food account.

The name of the person who is on the herd number is the only one allowed to attend the training day.”

Tinahely Craft Market

The Tinahely Craft market is now open on Friday as well as Saturdays… opening hours are 10-4 pm. There is a great selection of beautifully crafted pieces which make ideal gifts ….please come along and support your local artisans… As it is National Craft month we will be having free hour long tutorials every Saturday for the month…. Check social media for details

Coollattin Famine Summer SchoolThis year is the 175th anniversary of the Great Irish Famine which saw thousands of men, women and children avail of assisted emigration from Earl Fitzwilliam. Join us at our commemorative Summer School in Coollattin House from 1st – 4th September. To find out more and to book your place at some or all of the events go towww.coollattincanadianconnection.comor phone 086 3971922. It promises to be a wonderful weekend of history, heritage, craic and good food. 


Over 50’s indoor bowls starting soon in Askamore hall.

Anyone interested in joining please contact 085-2156848

The BIG BREAKFAST is back.
Le Cheile Park, Askamore 
Sunday morning August 28th 2022
Looking forward to seeing you all there.

Carnew ladies club are holding a cool
Camping club on Saturday 27th August inCarnew GAA grounds, family camping with fun and games and BBQ, fittest family and more, to enter contact Aoife on 0877944543, €40 per tent, all welcome.

There will be a race night on Saturday 27th August at 9pm in Jim Byrne’s for Lord Mayor campaign Bert Cogley, horses are on sale from the committee or Carnew Training and Development centre. All proceeds towards Carnew Community Care and the Back Alley Development fund. All support greatly appreciated.

Wicklow Scor will be held on Friday 30th September in St Bridget’s Hall, Carnew with solo singing, recitation, figure dancing, set dancing, ballad group, instrumental music, novelty act and question time, to enter contact Irishculturalofficer.wicklow or

Carnew Heritage club are holding their annual heritage day on Sunday 18th September.

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