Inistioge News & Events

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New cycle hire initiative for Inistioge

Cycle Kilkenny Bike Hire has announced a new countywide network of cycle hire hubs, opening up Kilkenny’s most historic and scenic areas for visitors to explore at their own pace on two wheels. Cois Abhann Community Centre, Inistioge is one of six different hire centres, each one offering a choice of standard and electric bikes […]

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Circle of Friends wins Planning Appeal

There was good news for Inistioge today as An Bord Pleanala, afters months of delay, upheld an appeal made by the owner of Circle of Friends, Inistioge against the refusal of The Building Control Authority to grant a Disability Certificate. This opens the way for the original plan to be realised, a restaurant cafe on […]

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Inistioge Tidy Towns Art Competition 2020-21

A display in the Inistioge Tidy Towns window on the Square (courtesy of Mr Pat Cahill) is of award-winning art from the pupils of St Colmcille’s Primary School Inistioge. The children’s pictures will be included in the Inistioge Tidy Town Calendar 2022. A judge’s comment: ‘The standard of the work is evidence of the importance […]

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St Vincent de Paul Summer Collection

The local St Vincent de Paul society will be distributing blue envelopes in the coming weeks for their Summer fundraising appeal. All donations will be gratefully received and used locally. Thank you for your continued support. The local number for St Vincent de Paul is 087 375 2509.

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Ernie O’Malley Podcast

Eoin Swithin Walsh has published a book on Kilkenny entitled Kilkenny In Times of Revolution 1900-1923. One of the key events of the time was the capture of Ernie O’Malley in Inistioge. This subject is covered in a podcast which you can listen to by clicking on the link below. Link to Ernie O’Malley podcast

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