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Ardara Notes 19th June, 2017

     Wild Atlantic Festival The brochures for this festival are now available at the heritage centre. There are some great events taking place during this festival, and in particular the visit of the Wexford Children’s Theatre on the Saturday August 5th, where a wonderful event for children takes place in the car park. ( http://www.wildatlanticway.com/trip-planner )   […]

Local news, Mar. 24th

Martina Maguire Memorial 10K: The Martina Maguire Memorial 10K takes place on Sunday, 24th April starting at 1pm. Registration will take place at the Parish Centre from 11.30 am. Refreshments afterwards. All funds raised will go to Breast Cancer Research taking place at Letterkenny University Hospital. Kilclooney Country Market: Kilclooney Country Market wishes all our […]

Local news

Church of Holy Family Notes Confessions for Easter with extra confessors 8pm Wednesday March 23rd. Anniversary Masses from Monday March 13th, for John Gildea, Lurganboy, and Boyle Family, Tullycleave, Tuesday, Charlie Bennett, and Chris Sweeney, Wednesday, Josie P. Kennedy, Friday, Charlie McHugh and Ellen Concannon, Saturday, Patrick and Katie McGill, and Mary Heena. St. Patrick’s […]

Ardara news Jan. 25th

St Bridgets Crosses: The annual St Bridgets cross making will take place in the Parish Centre on next Sunday evening. Chernobyl Appeal: Siobhan McNelis writes “There has been a fantastic response to my appeal this last two weeks. If all could be left at my house as soon as possible before 1st Feb. The organisation […]

Ardara News Jan. 11th

Just For Men FREE Introduction Workshop on Tues 19th Jan 7.30-9pm in the Heritage Centre, Ardara. This course is like a gym membership for the mind, helping you to adapt a more positive mind-set & discover the advantages of looking after your mental heath. A fun evening that includes relaxation & mindfulness techniques. The Power […]

Ardara news Jan. 4th

Happy New Year: We wish all our readers both near and far a very happy and prosperous New Year, and we look forward to bringing you all of the happenings locally over the coming year. Improve life in Chernobyl: Siobhan Mc Nelis in conjuction with Chernobyl Kilkenny Outreach Group would appreciate if you could help […]

Ardara 5K

There was a large attendance at the Ardara GAA 5K event held on St. Stephen’s day, which started and finished at the new Club Rooms. Congratulations to Declan Gillespie who was the overall winner on the day. Brian McCabe came 2nd, while Barney McCabe finished in 3rd position. Also, well done to Eleanor Godden first […]

Duchas 2015

The Launch of the Duchas will take place on the 4th of December 2015 The Duchas will replace the Dearcadh as the Town annual publication In a new step this year it will be available as a downloadable EBook from Amazon DUCHAS 2015: A local annual magazine incorporating the communities of Ardara, Glenties, Portnoo and surrounding […]

Local News, 14th of September

Modern Dance Classes Return:  This Thursday night in the Heritage Centre at 8.30pm, we have the return of Dance Classes. Focus mainly on Jive, Waltz and Quick Step with some others also included.   Beginners and people who just love to dance are most welcome. Note 8.30 pm start.   I.C.A: Art Classes will commence on Weds […]