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Tidy Towns Report - Inistioge 2017

29 Sep 2017

The full adjudication report for Inistioge Tidy Towns entry 2017 is available now - click here...

Inistioge from the 1950s, 60s and 70s

15 Sep 2017

A video snapshot of life in the village and the general locality of Inistioge, South Kilkenny over the 1950s, 60s and 70s period. It details the daily...

Nikki's Blog - Marley Mae

07 Sep 2017

Nikki O'Reilly lives in Killeen, Inistioge and she runs a Fashion & Beauty Blog - Marley Mae  Click marleymae.com to learn more.&n...

Foroige Information Evening

05 Sep 2017

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Heritage Week - Development of Woodstock Gardens

27 Aug 2017

Development of Woodstock Gardens - Sunday 27th, August, 2017, 2.30pm Cois Abhann Centre, Inistioge Nature and Nurture at Woodstock Gardens. An illus...

Leader LCDC Capital Grants Scheme

27 Apr 2017

A new capital grant scheme may be of interest to many local community groups. Its 100% funded and the application process appears very straightforwar...

Monthly Development Draw, 2017

27 Mar 2017

As most of you will know already the Monthly Development Draw is run by Rower Inistioge GAA club & Inistioge Community Council to fund community...

Play Lotto at Inistioge Post Office

15 Mar 2017

   You now can play Ireland’s favourite Lottery games in any Post Office nationwide: Lotto, EuroMillions, Daily Million & Tel...

Sustainable Energy Communities

07 Mar 2017

 What is a Sustainable Energy Community & Who is eligible? A community can be defined as anything from a small village to a large town, spor...

Inistioge Calendars 2017

14 Dec 2016

Inistioge Tidy Towns has launched a calendar for 2017 featuring memorable pictures of the village and surrounding area.  The calendars can be boug...

Millionnaire Quiz, Friday Dec 2nd

29 Nov 2016

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In Caelo CD Launch

22 Nov 2016

In Caelo Chamber Choir is delighted to announce the launch of their new CD, entitled In Caelo. We are sure it will make the ideal gift for any music l...

Flood relief plans presented

24 Oct 2016

Plans for Flood Relief for Inistioge have been presented at a public consultation in Kilkenny last week.  Click on the link here for some backgr...

Silver Medal for Inistioge Tidy Towns

28 Sep 2016

Inistioge Tidy Towns is delighted to say that we have been awarded a silver medal, with a score of 318, in the National TT Awards announced last Monda...

Rower Inistioge U12s Croke Park Trip

04 Aug 2016

Rower Inistioge U12s Croke Park Trip The 22 players will be accompanied by their 4 adult coaches. 8.40am Depart The Rower church – please be t...

Inistioge Community Council AGM 2016

03 Jun 2016

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My Dog Rover - Maura O'Neill

26 May 2016

My Dog Rover The first time I saw him, he was so very cute, A small ball of fur, in a black and white suit. I immediately loved him, and claimed ...

The Burning of Woodstock House

09 May 2016

From the Irish Times, Jan 27, 1999 by Rosita Boland. The impeccably-dressed elderly man sitting in an armchair in his Dublin home is a living link wi...

Services from the Post Office

25 Apr 2016

Use it or Lose it!   We all know that the future of Inistioge Post Office is in doubt.  There is no getting away from the fact that if peop...

Inistioge Shop to Reopen

07 Apr 2016

Message from Cllr Michael Doyle. Hi all. SHOP / POST OFFICE UPDATE Shop to open in a few weeks. Tony Murphy has several other shops around ...

The Inistioge Shop - a poem

07 Apr 2016

       "THE INISTIOGE SHOP"              What is our village without its ...

Monthly Development Draw 2016

14 Mar 2016

The organising committee of the Monthly Development draw invite you to join the 2016 monthly draw which is commencing in March and running straight ...

Daffodil Day, Rothwell's Inistioge

19 Feb 2016

A Coffee Morning in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and Daffodil Day will be held at Lucy Rothwell's, Inistioge on Saturday March 12th starting at 10....

Flooding in Inistioge - video from the air

13 Jan 2016

Mark Halpin took some great footage of the River Nore in flood at Inistioge in December, 2015. Click here for the video....

The River Nore at Inistioge - Video

19 Oct 2015

Some video footage of the Nore at Inistioge has been shot by Ecotab Environmental Consultants Ltd using a Phantom 3 drone.  Click here to have a ...

Tidy Towns Silver Medal

29 Sep 2015

Congratulations to Inistioge Tidy Towns which won a Silver Medal in this year's competition.  Please click here to access the adjudicator's repor...

Events for Heritage Week, 2015

17 Aug 2015

Inistioge is planning interesting and varied events for Heritage Week 22nd -30th August, 2015. Right through Heritage Week two exhibitions will be ...

Art Gallery to open on the Square

13 Jul 2015

Art Gallery to open on the Square this weekend.  The  Mermaid Gallery will show oils, watercolours, drawings, bronzes and some ceram...

All-Ireland Hurling Infographic

14 May 2015

This infographic was send via SBO.NET.  It has all the fixtures in the All-Ireland Hurling Championship.  Click here to access an interactiv...

Coffee and Daffodils at Rothwell's

16 Mar 2015

A Coffee Morning in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and Daffodil Day will be held at Lucy Rothwell's, Inistioge on Saturday March 28th between 10.30am...

The Secret Scripture - by Ellen Keane

23 Feb 2015

This lovely short film by Ellen Keane captures the excitement of the filming of The Secret Scripture in Inistioge in February 2015.  Well done El...

Disruption to Cois Abhann timetable

27 Jan 2015

Amid all the excitement of having The Secret Scripture movie filmed in the village there has been an impact on activities in Cois Abhann.  The ...

Inistioge Community Council AGM

19 Jan 2015

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Extras wanted - The Secret Scripture

16 Jan 2015

You may know that part of Jim Sheridan's new movie, The Secret Scripture, is being filmed in Inistioge over a 6-day period in early February. The film...

Christmas in Inistioge - Thank You

15 Dec 2014

On behalf of Inistioge Tidy Towns I would like to thank everyone for their support for the Christmas Market in Inistioge, to the many  vol...

Heritage Week Walking Tour of Inistioge

26 Aug 2014

As part of Heritage Week local historian Michael Tennyson will lead a Walking Tour of Inistioge on Sunday 31st August from 3.00 - 4.15pm.&nb...

Inistioge in Bloom 2014 Awards

18 Aug 2014

Inistioge in Bloom 2014 Awards - Winners Best large garden - Jeremy and Grace Ball, Point Road Best courtyard/front gardens - Kay Baird,&n...

Article on Inistioge Bridge

14 Aug 2014

The Kilkenny People newspaper has published an interesting article on the famous bridge in Inistioge.  Click here to read it....

Duiske Concerts - Final Farewell

14 Jul 2014

Cara O Sullivan is hosting an evening of music as a final farewell to the Duiske concerts. The concerts began in 1991 and this evening with Car...

Walking tours of Inistioge

23 Jun 2014

Free Walking tours of Inistioge (Tip Service) Tailored to suit all levels of mobility To book : Contact Annette on: 086 209 4248...

Tunde Toth Workshops - Inistioge, July

11 Jun 2014

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Tidy Towns Update

10 Jun 2014

We are so aware that the work of keeping Inistioge a lovely place to live and visit is a community effort.  We have a population of 260.  In...

Inistioge in Bloom - Garden Competition

21 May 2014

We are all aware of the wonderful public gardens we enjoy on the Square and at the River Park. However, there are also many gems of private front ga...

Dawn Chorus Event

06 May 2014

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Unique visit to Inistioge

04 May 2014

This is a very touching story about the visit of an Emmy-award winning writer to Inistioge.   "I knew Inistioge looked just as my father had alw...

St Vincent de Paul seeks new members

29 Apr 2014

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Inistioge's 50th year in Tidy Towns

07 Apr 2014

TIDY TOWNS 2014 Its that time of year again, the days are getting longer and warmer and we are preparing to put in place our plans for presenting Ini...

Dental Practice opens in Thomastown

31 Mar 2014

Dr. Ronan Doyle has just opened a dental practice in Thomastown.   Full details on www.thomastowndental.ie  Or call 056 772 4981...

Agrifood Solutions - Stuart Meikle

28 Mar 2014

Many of you may already know Stuart Meikle and some of you may know he is a consultant in the agrifood sector. For those of you who do not, this is ...

Anything Strange? Cuppa & a Chat

19 Mar 2014

  We have the kettle on every Thursday from 10 till 12 commencing Thursday March 27 2014 so drop in for a cuppa and a chat. Or bring someo...

Daffodil Day Coffee Morning at Rothwell's

18 Mar 2014

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Kilkenny Field Name Recording Project

14 Mar 2014

Kilkenny Field Name Recording Project Information Meeting in Cois Abhann Centre, Inistioge. on Wednesday 2nd April, 2014 8.00 - 9.30 pm All welco...

Inistioge Community Council AGM

12 Mar 2014

The AGM of Inistioge Community Council will be held in the Function Room of Cois Abhann on Tuesday, March 25th, at 8.30pm.  All are welcome to ...

Inistioge website traffic up in 2013

20 Feb 2014

An analysis of traffic to the Inistioge web-site www.inistioge.ie in 2013 shows that the number of page views was 62,706 and that a total of 15,535 ...

Tunde Toth Workshops - Inistioge, March

18 Feb 2014

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Film shot in Inistioge seen by 6 million

17 Feb 2014

"Between Heaven and Here", the movie that was partially filmed in Inistioge last summer was shown on German TV last week and 6 million Germans and 7...

Rower Inistioge All-Ireland Champions

13 Feb 2014

What a day we had on Saturday!  Rower Inistioge hurlers won the All Ireland Intermediate Championship in Croke Park after a close match that went...

The big day has arrived!

08 Feb 2014

Best of luck to the Rower Inistioge hurlers in the All-Ireland Intermediate Final today in Croke Park.  ...

Rower Inistioge Text Alert Scheme

30 Jan 2014

The local community is currently working on setting up a TEXT ALERT service in The Rower and Inistioge areas.  This service is at the moment in...

French Classes in Cois Abhann

30 Jan 2014

FRENCH  CLASSES  When is the ideal time to start learning a foreign language?  The younger, the better, simply because “young ch...

Christmas waste prevention tips

06 Dec 2013

Christmas and waste prevention ….. is that an oxymoron?   Not really -  no harm in Dreaming of a Green Christmas.  So no B...

Cois Abhann featured in New Ross Standard

06 Nov 2013

Last week's New Ross Standard carried a full-page feature on the Cois Abhann centre.  Special mention went to the Gym and the Craft Club.   ...

Rower Inistioge Intermediate Champions

01 Nov 2013

Following a 25 year wait the Rower Inistioge GAA club have won the Intermediate Championship in 2013.  Click on the links below to see how this...

Rower Inistioge Roinn A Minor Champions

01 Nov 2013

Photo shows captain Cathal Bolger accepting the trophy from Bord na nOg chairman Willie Dempsey and John O Neill of Kilkenny Honda Centre.   ...

Inistioge Foroige Club - information night

29 Oct 2013

Inistioge Foróige Youth Club Calling all young people aged 12 – 18 and volunteers aged 18+ ; we are trying to set up a Foróige ...

Guitar Club

17 Oct 2013

A Guitar Club is being started in Inistioge.  There will be lessons for all ages, levels and styles.  It  will allow people to swap ide...

Art Workshops - November 9/10

17 Oct 2013

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Children's Mid-term Art Workshops

17 Oct 2013

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Coffee morning in aid of ABI / Belong

20 Sep 2013

A coffee morning will be held in the Cois Abhann centre on Friday, October 4th in aid of the ABI /Belong charity (Acquired Brain Injury) from 10-12n...

Reduce Food Waste - Sept's Top Tips

29 Aug 2013

Shopping for food– what to buy?  How much is enough? The advice is - Do it the French way! The well-known, Belfast-born chef, Trish Dese...

Watercolour workshop with Anne McLeod

23 Aug 2013

Acclaimed artist Anne McLeod will run a watercolour workshop in the Cois Abhann centre on Saturday September 14th.  Anne's has run a number ...

Footcare specialist opens for business

21 Aug 2013

Aisling Phelan, from Tullogher, wishes to announce the launch of her new business - Qualified Podiatrist available for the following services: D...

Reduce Food Waste - July/Aug Top Tips

25 Jul 2013

More on better buying ★ Check the use-by date to avoid buying food that might go off if not eaten immediately. (I speak from bitter recent experi...

Reduce Food Waste - June's Top Tips

17 Jun 2013

With (hopefully!) more warm weather in store, safe storage of food is crucial for health as well as waste prevention.  Your  two allies ar...

Blue skies, ice cream.....Summer Festival!

05 Jun 2013

A fantastic day was had by all at this year's Inistioge Summer Festival.  In its fifth year, this festival has gone from strength to strength, ...

George Brown Memorial Event 2013

30 May 2013

Spanish Civil War veterans Jack Jones and Bob Doyle pictured with Paddy Murphy at the George Brown memorial. The following is the programme for the...

Reduce food waste - May's Top Tips

27 May 2013

Did you know an average household in Ireland loses between €700 and €1,000 per year on wasted food? So to help us all save some money, (a...

Dawn Chorus this Sunday morning

22 May 2013

In Caelo will be singing the Dawn Chorus this Sunday morning, 26th May, on The Green, Inistioge at 7am.  Dawn Chorus started in 2009 in Ire...

The Vintage Boutique

17 May 2013

The Vintage Boutique at the Inistioge Summer Festival this June Bank Holiday Weekend is looking for Retro / Vintage Clothes, Costume Jewellery and A...

Creative Writing Workshops - Woodstock

09 May 2013

  A sense of place – Creative Writing Workshops Local writer Carmel Cummins will host two creative writing workshops in Woodstock Garde...

David Walsh coming to Slieverue

06 May 2013

Slieverue native David Walsh returns to his roots on May 6th in what is sure to be a packed house.  The Journalist and Sports Journalist of the ...

Extras wanted for filming in Inistioge

27 Apr 2013

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Inistioge Equestrian Centre

25 Apr 2013

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Watercolour workshop with Anne McLeod

24 Apr 2013

Acclaimed artist Anne McLeod will run a watercolour workshop in the Cois Abhann centre on Saturday May 17th.  This is Anne's third visit to the c...

Graignamanagh Fun Run

24 Apr 2013

We are pleased to invite you to participate in our annual Fun Run which takes place in Graignamanagh, Co. Kilkenny on Sunday 2nd of June 2013 at 2pm, ...

Creative Workshops in Cois Abhann

21 Apr 2013

CREATIVE WORKSHOPS in INISTIOGE  - 21st April 2013 - with artist Tunde Toth Here is a chance to get inspired and start making and creating ...

Fixtures - Rower Inistioge GAA Teams 2013

18 Apr 2013

The link below will show you all fixtures for Rower Inistioge teams for the coming months.  Please check back regularly as fixtures are liable to...

Big Easter Sunday Social Event

31 Mar 2013

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Ewan's Coffee Morning for Barnardo's

25 Mar 2013

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Easter Offer

25 Mar 2013

The Inn at Ballilogue Clochan has a special offer on for Easter: Escape to a rural retreat in beautiful Inistioge this Easter. Treat yourself and joi...

Big Coffee morning at Rothwell's

23 Mar 2013

The Big Coffee morning takes place this Saturday, March 23rd, 2013 at Rothwell's, Inistioge and is run in aid of Irish Cancer Society.  This y...

ICA Table Quiz - POSTPONED to April 5th

15 Mar 2013

Inistioge Guild ICA are holding a Table Quiz in the Cois Abhann Centre on Friday 22th March at 8pm.  Teams of four are welcome to com...

Living Willow in Woodstock

08 Feb 2013

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Craft Club up and running

06 Feb 2013

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Valentine's Treat at Ballilogue Clochan

23 Jan 2013

Treat that someone special in your life to a 2 night stay at The Inn at Ballilogue Clochán for Valentines * Finest Prosecco in you...

Street Lights - Managed by Airtricity

16 Jan 2013

Public street lighting in Inistioge village is now covered under a contract with Airtricity. Anyone who spots a problem with a street light not workin...

Pilates classes start Jan 14th

03 Jan 2013

Pilates classes starting in the Cois Abhann centre on Jan 14th - see poster below for details.  ...

Aikido classes start Jan 10th

21 Dec 2012

Aikido - 4 week courses starting January 10th Thursdays 7 – 8:30. Cois Abhann, Community Centre, Inistioge, Cost 20 euro Aikido training tea...

Colourful Christmas Present Anyone?

22 Nov 2012

Anyone looking for a very special Christmas present should look at Jackie Sheehan's brochure from her recent exhibition at the Kilkenny Arts Festiva...

KKP article on Sr. Mary Hayden

19 Nov 2012

The link below takes you to an article in the Kilkenny People on Inistioge woman Sr. Mary Hayden.  http://www.kilkennypeople.ie/community/the-am...

Leah is best dancer in Leinster

15 Nov 2012

Leah Malone with her dancing teacher Michelle Higgins-Wyse A.D.C.R.G. / T.C.R.G. Leah Malone from Ballyshane, Inistioge dances with the Higgins Aca...

ICA Guild Success at Iverk Show

22 Oct 2012

The local ICA Inistioge guild won the Solly Flood Cup competition for crafts at the Iverk Show.  The items were an eighteen inch cushion, a bab...

Anne McLeod Watercolour Workshop

20 Oct 2012

Following the success of her last visit to Inistioge, top artist Anne McLeod will hold a workshop in watercolours in the Cois Abhann centre ...

Inistioge Vintage Rally – great success!

17 Oct 2012

Inistioge Vintage Rally was another great success despite the inclement weather. It is a fantastic place at the best of times, and was really enhanced...

Aikido classes begin in Cois Abhann

20 Sep 2012

Aikido classes will begin in the Cois Abhann centre on Thursday, 11th October at 7pm (till 9).  Local resident Joseph Kennedy will be the instr...

Sue Nunn Show from Cois Abhann

02 Sep 2012

The Sue Nunn Show [presented by Edwina Grace] will come live from The Cois Abhann centre from 10am-12pm Thursday 6th > September.  Celebr...

New feature at Ballilogue

27 Aug 2012

News is just in about an exciting development here at the Inn @ Ballilogue Clochan that they've been working on for some time. The original Co...

Jackie Sheehan - Colour the Emotion

07 Aug 2012

This is a sample from Jackie Sheehan's new exhibition of her work. Jackie invites you to the official opening on Saturday 11th August at 5.30pm. The...

Watercolour workshop by Anne McLeod

03 Aug 2012

Top artist Anne McLeod will hold a workshop in watercolours in the Cois Abhann centre on the afternoon (2 - 5pm) of Saturday, August 25th.&n...

Ballilogue visitor's blog

27 Jun 2012

A US Designer and Film maker stayed at Ballilogue Clochan very recently, loved Inistioge and the area and just sent/posted this over the weekend....

Classic Rally coming to Inistioge

21 Jun 2012

A vintage car rally called the Classic Marathon starts in Belfast and runs through to Kilkenny over 6 days (23 - 29 June). There are 33 ca...

Trip Advisor Certificate for The Inn

20 Jun 2012

TripAdvisor has awarded the Inn @ Ballilogue Clochan its Certificate of Excellence - full details below. www.ballilogueclochan.com/news   &nbs...

George Brown Website now live

05 Jun 2012

Inistioge George Brown Memorial Committee has recently launched a very informative and interesting web-site.  Check it out by clicking on the lin...

Summer Festival stall-holders

03 May 2012

Inistioge Summer Festival is just 4 weeks away.  Would you like to have a stall at the festival?  Click here to download an application form...

Vintage Car and Tractor Run, May 6th

13 Apr 2012

Inistioge Vintage Society holds its 2nd Annual Tractor & Classic Car Run on 10am Sunday 6th May. Start / Finish at the Cois Abhann centre, Inis...

Daffodil Day at Rothwell's

02 Apr 2012

A Coffee Morning in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and Daffodil Day was held held at Lucy Rothwell's, Inistioge on Saturday March 24th be...

Woodstock Guided Tree Trail and Picnic

30 Mar 2012

Woodstock Guided Tree Trail and Picnic As part of the Kilkenny Walking Festival – Woodstock Guided Tree Trail and Picnic – Meet at the ...

Photography Masterclass

28 Mar 2012

Kilkenny Country Retreat Next Photography Masterclass : April 28th with Mark Mc Call. €175.  Include an overnight B@B with your partner at...

Easter Sunday Dance

27 Mar 2012

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Inn @ Ballilogue Clochan - Spring Specials

26 Mar 2012

Inn @ Ballilogue Clochan Spring/Summer Specials: 10% off a 2 night stay at the Inn taken by end of April 2012. Book a 2 night stay at the Inn in May...

Fools' Parade - Sunday, 1st April

26 Mar 2012

This St. Patrick's Day parade did not go ahead this year because of a bereavement.  However, the children have put so much work into their cost...

Farm Accidents - James Murphy's Story

22 Mar 2012

Livestock attack, maim and kill farmers every year in Ireland. In this film, the IFA's James Murphy describes the tragic day his father was attacked b...

Inistioge Video

22 Mar 2012

Found this video of Inistioge on the web. Click here...

Check out TrulyIrishCrafts.com

21 Mar 2012

Check out Roisin Digby's very impressive new online shop selling Irish Crafts around the world.  Click here for the site or follow her on...

Cois Abhann Timetable - March 2012

12 Mar 2012

See below up-to-date timtable for activities at the Cois Abhann centre.                   &nb...

Daffodil Day in Inistioge - Sat 24th March

09 Mar 2012

Daffodil Day in Inistioge - Saturday 24th March Coffee Morning in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and Daffodil Day Lucy Rothwell and Brid Murphy f...

Inistioge Vintage Club AGM

05 Mar 2012

The Annual General Meeting of the Inistioge Vintage Club will take place in the Cois Abhann Centre, Inistioge, Co. Kilkenny at 8.30pm (sharp) on ...

Taekwondo kicks off in Inistioge

01 Mar 2012

Taekwondo for children and adults is coming to the Cois Abhann centre starting Wednesday March 7th at 6pm (this time slot will change...

Please collect tokens for Nore Valley AC

29 Feb 2012

Nore Valley Athletic Club are collecting tokens from the Sunday Independent and Irish Independent newspapers in the coming weeks and this will help ...

George Brown - News Update

23 Feb 2012

Work has commenced on preparations for the George Brown Memorial Event for this year which will be held on the 29th and 30th of June. A programme of...

ICA Table Quiz this Friday 24th Feb

21 Feb 2012

Inistioge Guild ICA are holding a Table Quiz in the Cois Abhann Centre on Friday 24th February at 8pm.  Teams of four are welcome to come ...

Tidy Towns AGM on Monday night

09 Feb 2012

The AGM of Inistioge Tidy Towns will be held in the Cois Abhann centre on Monday Feb 13th at 8pm.  The meeting is open to all....

Bridgestone lists The Inn @ Ballilogue

03 Feb 2012

The Inn @ Ballilogue Clochan has recently received the prestigious Bridgestone Guide recommendation as one of the 100 best places to stay in Ireland f...

Photography Masterclass

03 Feb 2012

Award winning Photograph, Mark Mc Call,  will again host a series of 4 Saturday intensive Masterclasses in Photography at Kilkenny Country Retrea...

Gym @ Cois Abhann now open

29 Jan 2012

The Gym at the Cois Abhann centre is now open.  There is a range of equipment at the moment including treadmills, rowers, leg extension, stepper ...

Car & Tractor Road Run a great success

16 Jan 2012

Inistioge Vintage Society Club Car & Tractor Road Run - September 25th 2011 In addition to their high profile show on the July Bank Holida...

Tidy Towns Window Dressing Winners

12 Jan 2012

The photos below show the three businesses who came first, second and third in The Tidy Town's Christmas Window Dressing competition. Winner - The ...

Further acclaim for Iarla

12 Jan 2012

Congratulations to Iarla O'Lionaird on being awarded the Irish Times best album of the year in the Traditional category for 2011.  More here. ...

Snap Net Fishermen - DVD now available

09 Jan 2012

A 25-minute film entitled "The Snap Net Salmon Fishermen of the River Nore" is now available on DVD.  The documentary features fishermen fr...

Jingle Bell Run a great success

03 Jan 2012

Over 100 participants of all ages left the sofa to take part in the Jingle Bell Run on December 27th in Woodstock.  The event, organized by Nor...

Fourpenny Rock in St. V de P fundraiser

03 Jan 2012

Fourpenny rock from Inistioge did an outdoor gig in Kilkenny on December 22nd at the City Hall in Kilkenny to raise much needed funds for the St ...

Join the Jingle Bell Run

27 Dec 2011

  A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU! Come out on Tuesday morning @ 11.0 am,  27th December, and work off all those mince pies and puddi...

Silver Circle Draw - December Winners

12 Dec 2011

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Inistioge NS Parents' Association Events

30 Nov 2011

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The Motte Launches Christmas Menu

29 Nov 2011

The Motte Restaurant has announced its Christmas Menu for 2011.  Enjoy!    The Motte Restaurant, Inistioge - Christmas Menu The ...

Gift Vouchers from Balliligue Clochan

28 Nov 2011

Gift Vouchers are now available for Christmas...There's never been a better time to stay at the luxurious Inn @ Ballilogue Clochan than over the fes...

NVAC - Celebration and Prize Giving

21 Nov 2011

Nore Valley Athletic Club in Inistioge / the Rower had an Annual Celebration and Prize Giving on Sunday 6th November in Scanlon Park in Kilkenny. Th...

Silver Circle Draw - November winners

16 Nov 2011

The first round of Silver Circle Draws took place in the Cois Abhann centre on Monday 14th November.  The winners were - €1,000 - Richard ...

Silver Circle Draw - first draw tonight

14 Nov 2011

Silver Circle Draw If you are living in The Rower or Inistioge and points in between you should have been visited already by a member of the fund-r...

Sugarcraft - Christmas Cake Icing Ideas

10 Nov 2011

Kay Roche is running a Sugarcraft demonstration in Cois Abhann on Thursday, Novermber 10th at 8pm.  Kay has demonstrated and taught Sugarcra...

Activities in Cois Abhann

10 Nov 2011

Things are off to a great start in the Cois Abhann facility.  Regular activities are as follows:- Monday 7-8pm: Cub Scouts Tuesday 7-8pm: U6 ...

Third Level Students take note

03 Nov 2011

Thomastown Credit Union Ltd - Canon Carroll Memorial Scholarships for Third Level Students Details and application forms are now available from ...

Inistioge 2012 Calendars now available

31 Oct 2011

Calendar 2012 with old pictures available at Inistioge and Rower Post Office also at Happy Times Newsagent Market Cross Kilkenny . I will also post t...

President-elect was here too!

31 Oct 2011

Just a reminder that Inistioge has played host this year to both the current President Mary McAleese and the President-elect Michael D Higgins, who ...

Cois Abhann centre open for bookings

03 Oct 2011

The Cois Abhann centre is now available to be booked for events and activities from Monday, October 10th.  Please call 086 384 0062 or email in...

Creative Writing Weekend Workshop

29 Sep 2011

Award winning author John Maher hosts a Creative Writing Weekend Workshop on the 4th-6th November 2011 on the beautiful grounds of Ki...

Cameras to Target Dumping in Woodstock

15 Sep 2011

There has been a huge upsurge lately of illegal dumping in the wider Woodstock Estate.  Luckily the gardens are untouched but the forestry/woodla...

Happy Birthday Nore Valley AC

15 Sep 2011

Nore Valley AC held its first meeting on 13th September 2009 which makes it two years old this week.  Such progress in two years.  Well done...

Iarla O'Lionaird's New Album - Foxlight

13 Sep 2011

For those of you who enjoyed Iarla O'Lionaird's beautiful singing for us during the Presidential visit you might want to know he has a new albu...

Orienteering day in Woodstock Gardens

08 Sep 2011

The Irish Orienteering Association will run an orienteering day in Woodstock Gardens on Sunday the 11th of September.  Suitable for all leve...

ICA present Cheque to Cois Abhann centre

08 Sep 2011

Inistioge ICA presented a cheque for €5,000 to Jack Lyng and Georgina Morrissey of the Cois Abhann centre in fulfiment of its sp...

Tidy Towns meets wtih Local Authorities

31 Aug 2011

A deputation from Inistioge Tidy Towns led by Chairman, David Woods, met with Tony Lauhoff of Thomastown office, Kilkenny Local Authorities, and Jane ...

Ballilogue in the News

30 Aug 2011

Another feature on The Inn at Ballilogue Clochan.  This time from the Irish Times.  ...

New ICA Committee

29 Aug 2011

New officers were elected recently by the local ICA.  President: Brede Murphy Vice President: Margaret Hennessy Secretary: Anne Croke Treasue...

Vintage Rally – a great success!

16 Aug 2011

Main photograph - John Madden, President, Irish Vintage Society; Phil Hogan T.D. Minister for Environment; Terry O’Brien, Sliev...

As an Talamh - new shop in Inistioge

05 Aug 2011

A new shop has opened in the Square in Inistioge.  The shop is called 'As an Talamh' which is 'From the ground' in Irish and the proprietor is ...

President to open Community Centre

04 Aug 2011

  Mr. John GilsenanPROInistioge Community Council info@inistioge.ie Dear Mr. Gilsenan, Thank you for your e-mail of 29 June, 2011 to President M...

The Inn @ Ballilogue Clochan Feature

04 Aug 2011

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Under 8's Play in Croke Park

04 Aug 2011

The Rower Inistioge under-8 hurlers were delighted to get the opportunity to play in Croke Park recently as part of the U8 Activity Days initiative....

Heritage Boats at Inistioge Vintage Rally

29 Jul 2011

A MEETING OF MINDS! Vintage Cars and Heritage Boats to converge on the banks of the River Nore A truly amazing gathering will take place this weeken...

Art Summer Camp

27 Jul 2011

ART SUMMER CAMP FOR CHILDREN 9 – 13 YEARS OF AGE A fun filled, professional arts programme exploring themes of portraiture, mirror reflec...

Cookery Camp for Kids at The Motte

26 Jul 2011

The Motte Restaurant is once again offering its Cookery Camp for Children for 5 weeks this summer.  The camp runs from Mon-Fri 10-2pm and ...

Triathlon Benefits Local Charity

25 Jul 2011

NVAC had two coaches competing in the Kilkenny Triathlon on July 23.  Brian Keane completed all three events and finished in 1 ...

Photography Masterclass at Ballilogue

20 Jul 2011

Weekend Photography Masterclass on the 9th-11th September 2011 at Kilkenny Country Retreat, an exclusive venue nestled in the countryside near Inistio...

Batik Workshop by Tunde Toth

17 Jul 2011

Dear Everyone, Our next BATIK workshop is taking place THIS SUNDAY, the 17th of July at The Studio in Bennettsbridge, Co Kilkenny - with a few pl...

Inistioge Web-site Visitor Numbers

05 Jul 2011

Statistics are available on the number of visitors to the Inistioge web-site (www.inistioge.ie) for the first half of 2011.  The site regi...

New rector for Inistioge instituted

30 Jun 2011

The new Church of Ireladn rector of the Kells Union and Inistioge parishes, the Revd Martin Hilliard, was instituted on Sunday, June 5. The...

George Brown Weekend a great success

29 Jun 2011

Pictured at the George Brown Weekend in Inistioge: 1 - José Antonio Gutiérrez (Latin America Solidarity Centre); Michael D. Higgins; J...

Summer Festival - Report for 2011

13 Jun 2011

Inistioge Summer Festival 2011 A two day event held over the June Bank Holiday in the picturesque village of Inistioge once again enjoyed scores of v...

Brian Keane in Kilkenny Triathlon

10 Jun 2011

Brian Keane is planning to do a Triathlon in Kilkenny on July 23rd on behalf of the local St. Vincent de Paul organization.  To find out m...

Festival Opens with Fun Run

09 Jun 2011

Ken Whitelaw, whose previous visit to Inistioge was with Gerry Duffy to run in one of the 32 Marathons they completed last July, performed the offic...

Who Dares Runs - by Gerry Duffy

08 Jun 2011

  Many of you will remember that the Kilkenny leg of the 32 Marathons in 32 Counties was run in Inistioge last July.  The race is part of...

We don't sell carrots - Grace's new shop

04 Jun 2011

Announcing a new retail outlet in Inistioge.  Grace Ball is hoping for your support for her new initiative.  She sells jams, marmalade, pr...

Fit4Life Launches in Inistioge

02 Jun 2011

The Fit4Life programme can help you develop your fitness in a fun sociable environment You can start at any age, no previous experie...

Festival Update

29 May 2011

We would like to take this opportunity to remind you that the Inistioge Summer Festival will take place over the June Bank Holiday weekend.  The ...

Tunde Toth - Open Studio Event

14 May 2011

Exciting OPEN STUDIO event coming up this weekend in Bennettsbridge, Co. Kilkenny To celebrate the Year of Craft 2011, Jen Castle, Ciara O'Sulli...

Summer Festival - Latest

11 May 2011

The next meeting to discuss the Inistioge Summer Festival will be held on Tuesday 17th May 2011 at 8.30pm in the Inistioge School Hall.  We rea...

TG4 show - The G-Team

06 May 2011

Wanna be on the telly!!?? Inistioge has been entered into a reality TV show which will appear on TG4. The aim of the show is for towns and villages to...

ICA Table Quiz in O'Donnell's

29 Apr 2011

The ICA is holding a Table Quiz in O'Donnell's this Friday night, 29th April to raise the final instalment of its €5,000 sponsorship of t...

Community Centre Newsletter

26 Apr 2011

Please click on the attached to download the latest newsletter which will update you on the latest news on the Community Centre. Click here to downlo...

Summer Festival Update

26 Apr 2011

The Inistioge Summer Festival will be held again this year on the June Bank Holiday weekend.  It will be held across 2 days this year with a 3km ...

New Leader Launch for Graignamanagh

17 Apr 2011

Kilkenny Leader Partnership is launching three new River Barrow Projects next Sunday 17thApril, at 2.30pm at the Boat Club in Graiguenamanagh ...

Athletics (NVAC) Table Quiz

31 Mar 2011

Nore Valley Athletics Club will be holding a table quiz on Thursday March 31st at 8pm in Woodstock Arms in Inistioge, €20 per table. Nore Vall...

Coffee Morning - Irish Cancer Soc

26 Mar 2011

A Coffee Morning in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and Daffodil Day will be held in Lucy Rothwell's on March 26th between 10.30am and 1pm.  Pl...

St Patrick's Day Parade 2011

25 Mar 2011

Following the great success of last year’s St Patrick’s Day, a Children’s Parade was held in Inistioge village. The route was from...

Inistioge's Talented Cub Scouts

21 Mar 2011

  Inistioge's Cub Scouts (4th Kilkenny) won a prize in the Carlow Kilkenny "Cubs Got Talent" competition held in Bagenalstown recently.  W...

Hurling Gear Sale

19 Mar 2011

The Rower-Inistioge Camogie club and The Rower-Inistioge Bord na nOg are holding a Gear sale in Inistioge Community Centre dressing rooms on Saturday ...

Grennan All-Ireland Win

18 Mar 2011

Well done to Kelly Hamilton and Jane Cullen who were on the victorious Grennan College team that won the All-Ireland Schools Roinn B final.  Ful...

Inistioge Art & Craft Centre Opens

17 Mar 2011

Inistioge Art & Craft Centre Opens for 2011 Season Inistioge Art & Craft Centre opens on St. Patrick's Day for the summer season after a...

Batik Techniques Workshop

02 Mar 2011

Local artist Tunde Toth's next workshop on Batik Techniques (for beginners) will take place on Saturday 26th of March (10am - 5pm) in The Studi...

January in Shave or Dye

18 Feb 2011

Please support January Van Groningen who is taking part in Today FM's "Shave or Dye" to raise money for the Irish Cancer Society. It is all happenin...

Inistioge Summer Festival - 2011 - Meeting

07 Feb 2011

2011 Inistioge Summer Festival Meeting this Thursday 10th February at 8:30pm in the school hall to discuss plans for this year's festival, its possibl...

Community Leader Training

01 Feb 2011

A 10-week training course for Community Leaders will be offered by Kilkenny Leader Partnership beginning on Monday 7th February, at The Boat House, ...

Funky Kids a great success

31 Jan 2011

A great two nights of fun was had recently with the Funky Kids shows.  We raised over €1000 so thanks to all.  The next Parents' A...

Athletics Club in Cross Country Championships

27 Jan 2011

Nore Valley Athletic Club had their first competitive outing at the County cross country “B” Championships uneven ages at Grennan, Thomast...

St. Patrick's Day - Children's Parade to go ahead in 2011

27 Jan 2011

Following the success of last year's St. Patrick's parade the committee has decided to repeat it in 2011.  A first meeting was held last week a...

Bord Na nOg Draw Winners

17 Jan 2011

This is the list of lucky winners in the Rower Inistioge GAA / Bord na nOg draw held in O'Donnell's last weekend. The club would like to&nbs...

Athletics Club Registration on Sunday

16 Jan 2011

Nore Valley Athletics Club is doing registration for new and existing members after training in Inistioge on Sunday 16th at 10,45am. &n...

Funky Kids Shows - rearranged times

11 Jan 2011

  Funky Kids - this Thursday (12th) and Friday (13th), 7pm in The Rower Hall. Please note that the Funky Kids shows which had to be postponed ...

Enhancing Farm Income - Leader Event

01 Dec 2010

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Inistioge Snowed In

01 Dec 2010

Inistioge has been in the grip of the early winter snow.  But its nice to look out the window.  A nice photo Zandra Larsson took this w...

Sale of Work, Nore Valley Athletic Club

14 Nov 2010

NOTE DATE CHANGE - Stallholders Wanted!  Nore Valley Athletic Club is inviting people to have a good clear out at home and bring their antiques...

Community Centre Information Night

11 Nov 2010

There will be an Information night on the Inistioge Community Centre project on Thursday next, 11th November at 8.30pm in Inistioge N.S.  This ...

Hallowe'en Fancy Dress Party

29 Oct 2010

The Parents' Associaton of Inistioge NS have organized a Hallowe'en party for Friday October 29th in Lenehan's, Inistioge.  The event will be h...

Cookery Demo by Edward Hayden

25 Oct 2010

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Athletics Club Reaches 100 Members

19 Oct 2010

Nore Valley Athletics Club is delighted to announce it has reached the milestone of 100 members after just one year of operation.  New members ...

Athletics Training Time-Change

05 Oct 2010

Nore Valley Athletic Club wishes to let everyone know that Sunday training is now at the new time of 10 to 10.45am. ...

Rodney's Cookery Courses at The Motte

13 Sep 2010

  Following the success of Rodney's Summer Cookery Classes he has now embarked on evening Cookery Courses at the Motte Restaurant.  Enjoy ...

Luke Roche Memorial Tournament

28 Aug 2010

The Luke Roche Memorial under-8 hurling tournament will take place in Inistioge on Saturday morning next, 28th August, beginning at 10am. &n...

Barrow, Nore, Suir Cots – Lecture

24 Aug 2010

The Barrow, Nore & Suir Cots – Fishing, Racing & Design Lecture by Shay Hurley of the Workmen’s Boat Club, Clonmel.&nbs...

Camogie Club are League Champs!

23 Aug 2010

Congratulations to Rower Inistioge Camogie Club on winning the St Canice's Kilkenny Credit Union ICL League Final beating Dicksboro.  Final Sco...

Motor Cycle group to visit Inistioge

20 Aug 2010

The GoldWing Owners Club of Ireland will be visiting Inistioge on Friday, August 20th as part of its 26th International Event in Gowran Park, Co. Ki...

New Solo Exhibition by Tunde Toth

06 Aug 2010

  "Horizons" Exhibition of new work in experimental paper art and print by Tunde Toth at The Watergarden Gallery, Ladywell Street, Thomastown, ...

Inistioge to Feature on Festival Roadshow

05 Aug 2010

A film crew was in the village yesterday recording material for a feature on the Kilkenny Arts Festival which starts on Friday. Coverage of Inistioge ...

Ladies Day / Open Mic in O'Donnell's

30 Jul 2010

The Open Mic night for August will now take place on the last Friday of July (30th) to coincide with the Bank Holiday weekend. As the Galway races a...

Pat Kenny Show visits Inistioge

15 Jul 2010

Marie Louise O'Donnell reported back to the Pat Kenny Show yesterday on her experience of Silage Cutting at James and Chrissy Murphy's farm ...

32 Counties - Marathon in Inistioge

07 Jul 2010

    The Kilkenny leg of the 32 Marathons in 32 Counties was run in Inistioge on Wednesday, 7th July.  The race was run alon...

Fourpenny Rock - The Square, Sun 11th July

05 Jul 2010

Following the success of their gig on the evening of the Summer Festival, local band Fourpenny Rock have agreed to play in the Square in Inistioge o...

Under-6's first game vs Mullinavat

30 Jun 2010

The Rower Inistioge Under-6 hurlers who played their first game at home to Mullinavat this week....

Rodney's Cookery Summer Camp

29 Jun 2010

Rodney Doyle is running a Cookery Summer Camp for children at The Motte Restaurant during the summer holidays.  In a fun, friendly, and sa...

Inistioge Summer Festival - Programme

04 Jun 2010

The programme for the Inistioge Summer Festival is now available. Click here for progamme....

Inistioge now in Waterford!

31 May 2010

An error by the Ordnance Survey has meant that the most popular road-map of Ireland now shows Inistioge to be in Co. Waterford.  For more informa...

Open Mic Night - June 4th

31 May 2010

The Open Mic night in O’Donnell’s pub will take place this Friday June 4th.  Get into the festival mood and start the Bank Holiday we...

Eigse Players come to the Rower

14 May 2010

The Eigse Players are presenting their hilarious comedy “Widows’ Paradise” in The Rower Hall at 8pm for one night only on Friday,&nb...

Nore Valley AC in County Championships

06 May 2010

Huge crowds gathered in Scanlon Park on Sunday 2nd May for the opening day of the county track and field championships. It was Nore Valley’s fir...

Athletics Club's first success in Kilmacow

15 Apr 2010

Nore Valley Athletics Club took part in its inaugural Sports Meet in Kilmacow on April 5th,2010.  All athletes did great on the day!  Thanks...

Coffee Morning in Footlights

14 Apr 2010

A coffee morning will be held in Footlights Cafe and Gift Shop on Wednesday, 14th April, between 9.30-11.30am.  Come along, have a chat and sup...

Spring Clean 2010 - April 10th

10 Apr 2010

Inistioge Tidy Towns will once again take part in An Taisce's National Spring Clean in 2010.  Saturday, 10th April is the date and we are on...

Craft Fair, Lenehan's, Easter Saturday

02 Apr 2010

A Craft fair will take place in Lenehan's, Inistioge on Easter Saturday, 3rd April, 2010 featuring Arts and Crafts by local artists and makers, E...

Open Mic Night on Thursday 1st April

01 Apr 2010

The Open Mic night in O'Donnell's will be held on Thursday 1st April rather than its normal slot on the first Friday as this is Good Friday. So c...

Athletics Club collecting Tesco Vouchers

22 Mar 2010

Nore Valley Athletic Club, set up just two months ago, is going from strength to strength.  The club is collecting Tesco vouc...

Fishing Season Opens

19 Mar 2010

The new season got off to a good start down in Inistioge and well-known angler Tom Cullen caught and released the 1st spring salmon on the Nore.&nbs...

Nice Day Designs

02 Mar 2010

Nice Day Designs has just opened a new outlet in Inistioge, in Roisin's Beauty Salon.  It features designs by Ruth Crean and is ...

Inistioge Calendars

02 Mar 2010

For each of the past three years Bernice Maher has produced an Inistioge Calendar.  Every month features a photograph of Inistioge from th...

Athletic Club holds first training session

05 Feb 2010

Newly founded Nore Valley Athletic Club held its first training session in the Rower last Sunday last 31st January.  A big turnout defied the fro...

Murphy to head up IFA Sheep Committee

15 Jan 2010

At a meeting of the IFA National Sheep Committee in Dublin this week, James Murphy from Inistioge, Co Kilkenny was elected to the position of IFA Nati...

John Bryan takes over as IFA President

12 Jan 2010

The new leader of the country's largest farming organisation will formally take up his position today. Fifty-one-year-old John Bryan succeeds Padraig ...

Everyday Inistioge

Everyday Inistioge

Grocery Store

Everyday - Your Local Grocery Store. Come & Shop for high discount and ...

FDC Group

FDC Group

Accountancy & Taxation Services

FDC is a multi disciplined service organisation which has been in business since...