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Pumpkins at Halloween in Inistioge

Oíche Shamhna – a poem for Hallowe’en

Oíche Shamhna Tonight beware for you will see, Many frightening and unearthly sights, At twilight they come, for it’s then they are free, So beware when the dark night comes ‘round. He will be wearing his long black coat To hide his cloven foot, For he is the King of them all, Known only as […]

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Jewellery-making Classes

Eimear Vize, owner of successful local business – Eimear Vize Designs – will run a jewellery-making series in Cois Abhann starting in November. The first class is Viking knit wire jewellery – more details on the link below. ‘I’m very excited to announce a jewellery-making series that I’m running in the gorgeous Cois Abhann Community […]

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The Dance of all Dances, by Paul O’Rourke

The Dance of all Dances, by Paul O’Rourke The Dance of all Dances The plans are made,it’s going ahead, The dance of all dances there’s no more to be said. “We need the band” Mary Wallace did say, One by one they were called, they agreed to play, There was Molly, Jack, Jonny and Fay. […]

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Tidy Towns, Inistioge, Roses

Tidy Towns – Inistioge Report 2018

Inistioge Tidy Towns saw a further improvement in its marks in the 2018 competition. It achieved a mark of 332, up from 325 last year. This means Inistioge was just 6 marks behind Glaslough, the winning village, and just 7 marks behind the overall winner, Listowel. The full report can be accessed by clicking here.

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A Film With Us In It

RTE Radio visited Inistioge recently while making a documentary programme on film locations in Ireland – A Film With Us In It. It features contributions from a number of Inistioge residents. Click on the link below to listen to the episode. The segment on Inistioge begins 21 mins into the broadcast. Click here for more […]

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