Ardara News 3rd November 2020

Ardara News 3rd November 2020

Covid-19 The community of Ardara continues to observe level 5 restrictions in a very real way. We hope all the effort will help to erase this terrible scourge from our

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Ardara News 20th October 2020

Ardara News 20th October 2020

Covid-19 Ardara, like other communities, is experiencing difficulties with Covid 19. The community are doing a wonderful job in trying to contain the virus and hopefully we will all have

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Ardara News 6th October 2020

Ardara News 6th October 2020

Warp and Weft of Heritage Weekend Cancelled Unfortunately, due to Covid-19 restrictions, this year’s Warp and Weft of Heritage Weekend, Friday 9th to Sunday 11th October 2020, has been cancelled.

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Ardara News 29th September 2020

Sadness at Closure of Local Barber Shop The business community of Ardara are sad to hear that popular barber, Fiona Boyle, will be closing her Barber Shop in Ardara on

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Ardara News 22nd September 2020

Ardara News 22nd September 2020

River Bank Walk ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ are organising a River Bank Walk on Sunday 27th September at 12pm along the beautiful Owenea and returning through a forest clearing

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Slowey but Surely

Today sees the fantastic 4 take off from Maynooth in Co Kildare, cycling all the way back to Ardara, in aid of Cancer care West and the Kevin Bell Repatriation

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Ardara News 8th September 2020

Ardara News 7th Sept 2020

Slowey but Surely Charity Cycle Each year since the death of Margaret Slowey her husband Gerard and the family have organised a barbecue in her honour to raise money for

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Roadworks

Roadworks Local Ardara based councillor Anthony Molloy has sent the following information to ardara.ie: 1. The Carrickacleave road has got a finished road dressing in the past week and l

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Ardara News 26th August 2020

Johnny Doherty Festival Cancelled Unfortunately, due to Covid-19 restrictions, this year’s Johnny Doherty Festival has been cancelled. Duchas Magazine The Board of Duchas are seeking submissions for the Christmas edition:

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Ardara News 18th August 2020

Ardara News 18th August 2020

Visitors Ardara is experiencing huge numbers of visitors from all over Ireland and all are welcome but social distancing must be observed at all times. Duchas Magazine The Board of

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Ardara News 11th August 2020

Face Masks On 10 August 2020, new public health laws (pdf) made appropriate face coverings mandatory for customers in: Shops, including pharmaciesShopping centresLibrariesCinemas and cinema complexesTheatresConcert hallsBingo hallsMuseumsNail salonsHair salons and barbersTattoo and

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Summer Charity BBQ Cancelled

Big Summer Charity Barbecue Cancelled This year’s Charity Barbecue has been cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions and guidelines. Instead, a charity fundraising event is planned for September. Further details will

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Cancelled

Dancing at the Crossroads Cancelled

Dancing at the Crossroads Cancelled Dancing at the Crossroads, which was due to take place on Monday evening at 8pm, has been cancelled due to Covid-19.For other events visit our

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Ardara News 28th July 2020

Ardara News 28th July 2020

Wild Atlantic Festival The Wild Atlantic Festival takes place from 1st to 8th August. We will comply with government regulations at all times.The main events include limited numbers on walks

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Owenea River Rest Opening Soon

We are Glad to announce that Ardara’s first ever glamping and motor home site is near completion, and are hoping to be taking bookings for August. With 4 individual Cabins

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Ardara News 21st July 2020

Ardara News 21st July 2020

Covid 19 – Special Thanks to Everyone Special thanks to everyone in Ardara and in the wider community for their wonderful efforts in restricting the Covid-19 Virus in our community.

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Wild Atlantic Festival Ardara

First Festival After Lockdown!

The Wild Atlantic Festival 2020, Our First Festival After Lockdown! The Wild Atlantic Festival takes place from Saturday 1st August to Saturday 8th August 2020, featuring Activities, tours, walks and

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Ardara News Updates June 12th 2020

Ardara News 12th June 2020

  Skip Available For Rubbish Loughros Point Rowing Club have made a skip available at St. John’s Pier tomorrow, Saturday 13th June, and all are welcome to put rubbish in

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Cup of Tae 2020 on Owenea FM

Cup of Tae Livestream Show

Cup of Tae Livestream Show on Facebook With the cancellation of the 2020 Cup of Tae festival due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, Owenea FM in association with the Cup

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Ardara Announcements 28th April 2020

Announcements

  Message from St. Shanaghan House Management In normal times residents and management at St. Shanaghan House love visitors calling and/or walking through the grounds, but with the present Covid-19

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Thank You

Thank You

  Thank You Jessie Jessie, the owner of ‘The Great Wall’ Chinese takeaway in Ardara, has secured a supply of masks which she is giving to the community of Ardara.

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Ardara News Updates 3rd April 2020

Ardara News Updates

  Important Information from the Ardara Health Centre We have made several adjustments to the running of our Health Centre to facilitate continued Health Care services during the Covid19 crisis.

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Covid-19 Update 26th March 2020

COVID-19 Update 26th March

Information Booklet The COVID-19 Information Booklet will be delivered to all households from this week onward. The booklet can be downloaded here (PDF). An audio version of the booklet, and

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COVID-19 information

COVID-19 Update

HSE Information Pack As we all respond to the rapidly-shifting challenges of Coronavirus COVID-19, we firstly want to wish you good health and wellbeing. Throughout the week, and indeed in

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Ardara Walking Festival Registration

Walking Festival Registration

  Registration Registration takes place tonight 13th March in the Heritage Centre. Fee: €25 for one day or €40 for two.   Covid-19 Precautions We are well within the guidelines

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Ardara News 10th March 2020

Ardara News 10th March 2020

Notice from Ardara Health Centre Stay updated at: ardaraprimarycarecentre.ie/Covid19/Covid19%20update.html General advice in relation to Coronavirus If you have recently been in an affected area in contact with a person who has

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Flu Season

The Virus Season

Advice for People Suffering Flu Symptoms Fever or high temperature Runny nose Cough Shortness of breath Please avoid entering Ardara Health Centre. This applies to young and old, healthy or

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Ardara St. Patrick's Parade 2019

Ardara News 3rd March 2020

St. Patrick’s Parade The Ardara St. Patrick’s Parade takes place on Sunday 15th March at 2.30pm. The Parade is now in its 33rd year and it has, over the years,

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Ardara News 25 February 2020

Ardara News 25th Feb 2020

Ardara Walking Festival Registration The Ardara Walking Festival takes place from 13th to 16th March. Spaces are limited and filling up quickly. For more information or to book a walk

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Ardara News 18th February 2020

Ardara News 18th Feb 2020

Oliver Boyle Memorial 25 Card Drive The Oliver Boyle Memorial 25 Card Drive will take place in the Corner House Bar on this coming Sunday 23rd February at 8pm. All

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Patsy O'Hagan

What’s On?

Tonight at the South of the Border Festival Friday 14th February   The Bard of Ardara Corner House Bar at 9.00pm An evening of storytelling, music and craic, the Bard of

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South of the Border festival, Ardara

Ardara News 11th Feb 2020

  South of the Border Festival This Weekend   Friday February 14th Corner House 9pm: The Bard of Ardara An evening of storytelling, music and craic presented by Frank Galligan. Introducing: Patsy

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South of the Border Next Weekend

  South of the Border Festival Highlights   Friday February 14th Corner House 9pm: The Bard of Ardara An evening of storytelling, music and craic presented by Frank Galligan. Introducing:

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Ardara News 4th Feb 2020

South of the Border Festival The “South of the Border” Festival takes place from the 14th to 16th of February and celebrates the talents of renowned composer Jimmy Kennedy, whose

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What's on around Ardara?

What’s On?

Men’s Shed Art Classes Art classes begin Wednesday 5th February and continue every Wednesday from 1pm to 4pm in the Men’s Shed at Thomas Boyle’s (The Greenhouse). Everyone welcome to

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Ardara News 28th January 2020

Comedy Play “Married Bliss” After last year’s very successful comedy play “Don’t Tell The Wife”, it’s all systems go with another comedy play “Married Bliss” which is currently in rehearsals.

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Ardara News - Country and Western Weekend 2020

Ardara News 21st January 2020

Country & Western Weekend 2020 The Ardara Country & Western Weekend takes place this weekend from Friday 24th to Sunday 26th January. This year’s headline acts are Stephen Smyth on

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Ardara News 14th Jan 2020

  Country & Western Weekend The Ardara Country & Western Weekend takes place from Friday 24th to Sunday 26th January 2020. This year’s headline acts are Stephen Smyth on Friday

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Ardara News January 7th 2020

Ardara News 7th Jan 2020

  Chernobyl Appeal Siobhan Mc Nelis from Portnoo is looking for your help for her 28th annual Charity Appeal. Items required are; good quality children’s and adults’ clothing, shoes (no

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What’s On?

  Carol Singing and Cake Sale Sunday 22nd December, Church of the Holy Family, before and after 11 o’clock Mass The children of St. Mary’s National School will perform Christmas

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St. Mary's National School Christmas Carols

Ardara News 17th December 2019

Carol Singing and Cake Sale Sunday 22nd December, Church of the Holy Family, before and after 11 o’clock Mass The children of St. Mary’s National School will perform Christmas carols

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What’s On?

  Nesbitt Arms Christmas Party The big Christmas Party Night takes place this Saturday 14th December in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel.   Carol Singing and Cake Sale The children of

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“Wild Atlantic Way” Music Video

Newly Released “Wild Atlantic Way” Music Video Features Narin, Portnoo & Rossbeg The song “Wild Atlantic Way” by John Lindsay and Grainne McGlone creates vivid imagery of wonderful memories of the area

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Ardara News 9th December 2019

Church of Ireland Coffee Morning The Church of Ireland Christmas Coffee Morning takes place this Friday December 13th in Teague’s Bar, West End from 10.30 am. On sale will be

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What’s On?

Ardara Prepares for Christmas Thanks to the Christmas Lights team who have everything ready for the switch on. Well done to all involved. Hopefully all businesses will get into the

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Ardara News 3rd December 2019

Ardara Prepares for Christmas Thanks to the Christmas Lights team who have everything ready for the switch on. Well done to all involved. Hopefully all businesses will get into the

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What’s On

Ardara Prepares for Christmas The Christmas Lights Team are busy installing this year’s lights ahead of the big Switch On next Sunday 8th December. Santa Claus is Coming to Town

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Ardara News 26th Nov 2019

Ardara Prepares for Christmas This week sees the Christmas lights team prepare to install this year’s Christmas lights. Well done to all involved. Hopefully all businesses will get into the

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What’s On?

Ardara Christmas Craft Fair 2019 This year’s Christmas Craft Fair will take place in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel on Saturday 23rd November 2019 from 11am to 6pm. Come and join

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Ardara News 19th Nov 2019

Ardara Christmas Craft Fair 2019 This year’s Christmas Craft Fair will take place in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel on Saturday 23rd November 2019 from 11am to 6pm. Come and join

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What’s On?

Traditional Music Concert in the Beehive Traditional Music Concert in the Beehive tonight Friday 15th November starting at 8pm. Three figures synonymous with Irish music today; Dermot Byrne, John Doyle

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