GAA club run

GAA club run

O’Dempsey’s GAA club is proud to announce the third holding of the annual run which will be held on Saturday, May 9.

Exciting changes this year include chip timing for a 10km & 6km. Great prizes as always with plenty of goodies after the race.

Juvenile football registration takes place on Sunday, March 22 at 11am.

Tidy Towns

The Killenard Tidy Towns AGM will take place on Monday, March 23 at 8pm in the Ballycarroll Room, Killenard Community Centre.

We would like to invite everyone to come & bring your ideas for how we can best serve the community through the Tidy Towns effort.

If you have any ideas you would like to share, we would love to hear them. So do come along on the night & show your support.

As always we would like to encourage as many as possible to get involved ....just a little or just a lot.


Condolences to the family of the late Nancy Whelehan (née Duffy), Closeland, Ballybrittas. Nancy passed away at her residence on March 9 surrounded by her loving and devoted family.

Deeply regretted by her husband Tom, sons Paddy, Bernie, Jim, Dick, Tom, Frank, Martin and William, daughters Rose (Byrne) and Mary (Lawlor). Predeceased by her sister Moira, sadly missed by her sister Bridie, brothers Willie, Frank, Pat Joe, Louis, Rich and Peadar extended family, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends.

Reposed at her residence. Removal to St John’s Church, Killenard for Requiem Mass. Interment in adjoining cemetery.