ST. VINCENT DE PAUL: Local branch of St. V de Paul church gate collection on this weekend 18/19th June. All donations very welcome.
ARDFERT KILMOYLEY COMMUNITY GAMES: Congrats to all who participated in the Community Games County Athletics Competition in An Riocht at the weekend. For information please like our Facebook page or contact 0864070253
CILLARD CAMOGIE: Well done to all of the girls who participated in the Cillard Blitz this weekend. The Club hosted a blitz on Saturday with teams from Killarney, Tralee and Causeway participating. Our U12 girls played two matches in the County League and won V Tralee Parnells and lost to a strong Causeway team. The Club would like to wish the U14 team the very best of luck in their upcoming Division 4 Feile Na Gael Competition next weekend in Waterford! Cillard Abu!! Also well done to Club Member Amy O Sullivan who came sixth in the Feile Skills Competition representing Kerry this weekend in Dublin.
GRAVEYARD MASSES: Dates of Graveyard Masses: (1) Kilmoyley Old Graveyard –Thursday 2 June at 8 pm; (2) Friday 8 July: Blessing of graves at 7 pm in Ardfert Church graveyard and at 7.30 pm in the Cathedral Graveyard followed by Mass at 8 pm in the Abbey (New) Cemetery. (3) Friday 22 July at 8 pm in Reilig Naomh Erc (Kilmoyley New Graveyard). Please take this opportunity to tidy up family graves and inform relatives.
CAKE SALE: sincere thanks to all who supported the recent cake sale in aid of the Irish Kidney Association/Ring of Kerry Cycle. Annemarie Dowling & Caoimhe Marley who hosted the sale are very grateful for the support & would like to say a special thanks you to their families & bakers who helped them, especially Siobhan, Emer, Phil, Shunie & Josephine.
CONGRATULATIONS to Ciara McCarthy from Ardfert who plays football with Abbeydorney Ladies Club & was a member of the Kerry Ladies U14 team that defeated Galway last Sunday & now qualify for an All-Ireland final on July 2nd.
CONGRATULATIONS also to the Kerry U17 hurlers who have reached an All-Ireland final stage this weekend. St. Brendan’s Hurling Club has four players on the panel: Shane O Mahony, Pádraig O Mahony, Diarmuid O Connor & Adrian Nolan. Best of luck to both teams.
CONGRATULATIONS to Gerald O Mahony, Ballinprior who celebrated his 60th birthday last weekend & to Derek O Sullivan, Banna Road, who celebrated his 40th in style last Saturday night in Ballyroe Heights Hotel.
Local notes 13/6/16