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Christmas Fair a big success

Christmas Fair a big success

What a wonderful, fabulous, exciting day it was at the Social Fhiachna Parents Association Christmas fair. It certainly was a huge success! A big Thank you to all the stalls, what a fantastic selection of arts, crafts and gifts! A special mention to Maya, who raised over €400 for Bantry Hospice with…

Eccles Hotel Downton Ball

Eccles Hotel Downton Ball

Treat yourself to a special New Year’s Eve at ECCLES Downton Ball! Steeped in history with previous guests such as WB Yeats and Maureen O’Hara, ECCLES is the perfect place to step back in time, into the Downton 1920s era! Become Lord & Lady of ECCLES Hotel or perhaps part…

Glengarriff Christmas Fair

Glengarriff Christmas Fair

The Scoil Fhiachna Parents Association will present their annual Glengarriff Christmas Fair on December 11th in the Glengarriff Parish Hall from 12.00 to 3.00pm. It promises to be a great day with 18 local artists selling their ware, cakes, baking, carol singing and live music.

Robin Hood and Babes in the Wood

Robin Hood and Babes in the Wood

The Glengarriff Theatre Group will present Robin Hood and Babes in the Wood at The Eccles Hotel for three nights from Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th of December. Friday and Saturday at 8pm and on the Sunday at 3pm. Tickets prices are Adult €10, Children €5 and Senior €8.

Coomarkane Visitor Centre website

Coomarkane Visitor Centre website

Well done to the Coomarkane Visitor Centre who went live with their new website www.coomarkanevisitorcentre.com during the week. Please check it out and tell everyone about it, it’s a fantastic place and well worth a visit.

Willie Brian Connor’s – Then and Now!

Willie Brian Connor’s – Then and Now!

A photo of the Gate Lodge in Glengarriff from approx 100 years ago, known to the locals as Willie Brian Connor’s, has surfaced in the last few weeks. It is interesting to compare the two photos. The area around the Gate Lodge at the entrance to the Glengarriff Nature Reserve…