Stoneyford, Hugginstown, Newmarket & Ennisnag

4 Bealtaine 2019
Stoneyford/ Ennisnag News

Headlands at Mizen (Stoneyford/Danesfort trip 2019)

FIT CLUB’ @Community Hall, Stoneyford.

Keep Fit & Circuit Training Classes

Nearly There

Fully Qualified Instructor:

Séamus Nugent  MA (Hons) Exercise & Health Studies NCEF

Wednesday Nights @ 8.15 p.m.

Cost: €6 per session.

Especially geared for 40+ age group, male and female. All welcome.


Bingo Session in the Community Centre, Stoneyford on every Tuesday at 8.30p.m.

Newmarket/Hugginstown  News

Scrap Metal Collection:

Carrickshock G.A.A. Scrap Metal Collection in aid of Club Development Fund will take place on Saturday 11th. May from 10.00a.m. to 4.00p.m. in Hugginstown and Stoneyford.  Unwanted Farm Machinery, Motors, Engines, Batteries, Copper, Brass, Pots, Pans, etc. are all accepted.

No Fridges, TVs, Tyres, etc. accepted.


Shane Power 087 222 8185:

Padraig Crowley 087 278 5673:

Ollie Roche 086 397 9745.

Newmarket/Hugginstown Social Club:

The Newmarket/Hugginstown Social Club will hold their ‘Get Together’ on Tuesday 7th. May from 2.00p.m. to 4.30p.m. in “Gáirdín an Ghorta”, Newmarket.  All are welcome.

“The Water Boys”:

Created by Shane O’Reilly with Jim Rohan, Gary Comerford and Donal Gallagher with movement by Cindy Cummings. 

Jim and Gary have a double life. They are actors by night… but by day they are…”The Water Boys” for Carrickshock hurling team. As young people they dreamed of raising an All-Ireland Hurling Trophy in Croke Park.    Their bodies may have prevented them from playing for their Club, but nothing will stop these striped crusaders from being part of their team.

”The Water Boys” is an extraordinary, real-life story about learning to walk, learning to fall and learning to dream.    The Equinox Theatre Group, invite you to support ‘THE WATERBOYS’ starring Gary Comerford and Jim Rohan  in the Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny on Friday, May 17th. at 8.00p.m.

Carrickshock Group Tickets available at 087 212 8834


Aghaviller Parish and Carrickshock G. A. A.

Draw: Monday 29th. April 2019     Numbers: 20; 28; 03.    Bonus No: 29.

  • No Match 3 Winner:             
  • No Match 4 Winner:                               
  • No Jackpot Winner:

5 x €30.00Winners:

Peter Murphy, c/o Catherine Barron;

Trish Power, Hugginstown

Aoife Millea, Kyleva;

Michael Irish, c/o James Irish;

Teresa Creaney, Kilmoganny.

3 Sellers x €15.00 each:

Mary Raggett;


Teresa Fitzgerald.

Next Draw on Monday 6th. May 2019. 

Draw at 9.00p.m.   Match 3: €1,000.00;    Match 4:  €2,000.00;    Jackpot:  €18,200.00; 

Please submit returns by 8.30p.m. 

Nuacht Eile

South Kilkenny Historical Society:

A Coach trip to Athy Heritage Centre and Shackleton Museum, Duckett’s Grove and Huntington Castle will take place on Saturday May 18th.

For further information contact Brigid Barron,, 087 950 7295 or

Eddie Synnott,, 086 812 4349.

Ring A Link:

Ring a Link provide a local bus service serving Hugginstown, Ballyhale, Kilmoganny, Knocktopher, Dunnamaggin, Kells, Stoneyford, Danesfort, Dunnes Stores Kilkenny.  The service operates on a Thursday morning leaving Hugginstown at 9.00a.m. with the return journey leaving Kilkenny at 1.00p.m. This is the 499 – South Kilkenny to Kilkenny City service.  There is also a trial service currently running on Saturday evenings.  To use the service you need to register at which also gives details of the service timetables, cost etc. The telephone number for Ring A Link is 1890 424141

Irish Wheelchair Association:

Their Annual Church Gate Collections are due to take place in Kilkenny City and County on 15th. and 16th. June. Would you be able to spare 20 minutes to collect?   All funds that you raise through our Church Gate Collections go directly to supporting our services in your local community.  Please contact Holly Johnson, Community Fundraising  Officer on 087 215 9482 or

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