1916 Commemoration

Old Kilnenor Historical Society is holding a 1916 Commemoration to remember the local involvement in the Rising, including; Paddy Boland (Pallas), Mick Kilty (Custodium) & John O’Donohoe (Knockbrack). The Ceremony will take place in Pallas on Sunday, 5th June, after a special Commemoration Mass at 11am mass in Sts Peter & Paul Church. Followed by entertainment and refreshments. Traffic diversions will be in place. For more information: please contact info@oldkilnenor.com, check out www.oldkilnenor.com or www.kilanerin.com/oldkilnenorRead more …

Church News

For the immediate future beginning on Saturday, 2nd April, there will only be one mass in each Church.   The Saturday night mass will be in Ballyfad at 7.30pm and the Sunday morning mass in Kilanerin at 11am. In case of an emergency or funeral the priest on duty will be Fr William Howell 087 6408683 or 087 2378773 BALLYFAD CHURCH Holy Thursday mass 7pm Easter Sunday 9am - Anniversary mass: Jimmy Bolger (Oulart) Eucharistic adoration on Wednesday 10am to 12 noon. KILANERIN CHURCH Good Friday service 3pm Holy Saturday 7pm Easter Sunday 11am Eucharistic adoration on…Read more …

GAA News

Results The first team had a win over St Mary's on Sunday last whilst the second team went down to Askamore during the week. Fixtures The adult hurlers are in Kilanerin on Sunday 27th at 4pm v Buffers Alley. Cul Camps A reminder that you can now book online for this years two Cul Camps, 4th-8th of July and 8th-12th of August.  https://goo.gl/7Wa9Vv Sports Gear Keep putting in and taking out football boots and hurls and helmets that may have gotten too small for anyone in your house. The box is at the Gym…Read more …

Whist

First lady at last weeks whist was won by Donal Kavanagh, second lady was Sadie Mordaunt, and half time lady was Ann Cowman. First gent was Marie Cushe, second gent was Noel Carter, and half time gent was shared by Ross Bailey and Peg Byrne. Raffle winners on the night were Donal Kavanagh, Eilish Murphy and Breda O'Connor. Whist continues on Wednesday night at 8.30pm.  Everybody associated with Kilanerin Whist extend sympathy to Alice and the Gibney Family on the death last week of our good friend Terry.Read more …

Easter Sunday Run/Walk

Easter Sunday 10K road run & 5K run and family friendly walk starting at 1pm sharp at Ballyfad Hall. Register online ar runireland.ie or on the day from 11.30am. Entry 10K €15  and 5K €10, under 16 €5. Info or queries to Pat 087 249 4275 or Gordon 085 719 8018Read more …

Duathlon raffle results

Results from raffle held on 5th March: 1st prize 500L TOP Home heating oil: Fintan Kelliher 2nd prize 7" Samsung tablet: Jane Hughes 3rd prize Whirlpool tumble dryer: Edmund Greene 4th Prize 2 nights B&B Sean Ogs Hotel: Shauna Keogh 5th prize €100 voucher Funges Gorey: Lisa King 6th prize Nutrition sponsored by Redmond Electric: Cathal Funge Thanks to everybody who supported the draw.Read more …

Easter Rising

Calling on people of Ballyfad and Kilanerin - join communities across North Wexford on the Sean Etchingham Route as part of the 'Backroads to the Rising Project'.  You are invited to join walkers on the Sean Etchingham Route from Ferns to Enniscorthy as part of the Backroads to the Rising project, which will converge on Enniscorthy, Easter Monday, 28th of March, 2016. Alternatively you can join walkers at two points closer to town; at Scarawalsh or at the Baked Potato Restaurant on the Old Dublin Road. Cyclists will start the route on bike in…Read more …

Church News

BALLYFAD CHURCH Mass Wednesday evening 7.30pm - Anniversary mass: Thomas, Mary and Matthew Forde Saturday 7.30pm Sunday 9am - Anniversary mass: James & Julia Graham (Rathpierce) Eucharisitic adoration on Wednesday 10am to 12 noon Stations of the cross Friday, 18th March, at 8pm. KILANERIN CHURCH Mass Thursday 17th March 11am - Anniversary mass: Michael & Bridget Noctor (Tinnock) Saturday 6.30pm - Anniversary mass: Mary Whelan (Custodium) Sunday 11am Eucharistic adoration on Tuesday 10am to 9pm In case of an emergency or funeral the priest on duty will be Fr William Howell 087 6408683 or 087 2378773Read more …

GAA News

Club Lotto There was no Lotto Jackpot winner on the 29th of February. The numbers were 8, 20, 23, 28. No match 3 winners either. The Jackpot has reached €3,500.  A big thanks to Noel Murphy and family for hosting recent fundraising activities in the lovely new Murphys bar. Football & Hurling While the second football team went down to Realt na Mara in the first round, there were good wins for the first team over Ferns and for the adult hurlers over Marshalstown . The second team are in Kilrush on Saturday 19th…Read more …

Card Game

The organisers of the recent card game in aid of St Patricks Special School Enniscorthy wish to thank everybody who supported the night.   Thanks to everybody who donated prizes, bought raffle tickets and those who played cards.  Special thanks to Noel and Emi Murphy for the use of their premises and the food provided on the night.Read more …