Ballinacree Irish Night

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Ballinacree Irish Night

An Irish night is being held in Ballinacree Community Centre on Friday next 15th June 2018 at 8.30pm A great night of music, song, dance and recitation is expected. Local and visiting artists taking part. Everyone welcome The night is being organised to raise awareness of the upcoming Feile competition which is taking place on the […]

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Cemetery Devotions 2018

Cemetery devotions in the parish graveyards are on the weekend of 7th and 8th July Killeagh Cemetery on Sat 7th at 7pm Killbride Cemetery on Sun 8th at 11.30am Ballinacree Cemetary on Sun 8th at 3pm

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Cemetery – Mapping of plots Project

  In 2016  Ballinacree Community Association was approached by Irish Graveyards with a proposal to map the plots in all the parish cemeteries including both Ballinacree and Killeagh.  The output of this work is  of great benefit to people who may have connections to the area and are seeking to trace the final resting place […]

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Major Snowfall hits Ballinacree

Major Snowfall hits Ballinacree The ¬†evening of the 28th February 2018 saw a major snowfall in the Ballinacree area¬† the likes of which has not been seen in the area for over 30 years. There was major disruption to travel with several roads blocked in the area. The following photographs give some idea of the […]

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Official Opening of Path from St Fiach’s NS to Community Centre

The official opening of the new footpath which links St Fiachs NS and Ballinacree Community Centre was officially opened on 12th May 2017. The opening ceremony was conducted by our local PP Fr Philip O Connor and assisted by Fr Alo Connaughton.  The ceremony was attended by the Officers and Committee of the Community Association […]

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Great Day For Ballinacree

      Orange jackets and the clanging of a JCB as it digs deep into the soil all in preparation for the long awaited Footpaths from Ballinacree Community Centre to St Fiach’s National School and St Brigid’s Church filled the air on Monday 6th February. Locals watched in delight as the beginnings of a […]

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