Barnardos National Collection Day – Volunteers Needed

Barnardos children’s charity is looking for volunteers in Offaly to support its national collection day – Buckets for Barnardos – on Friday 16 September. Please give two hours of your time and help raise funds to support Barnardos work with children and families in Offaly. What: Buckets for Barnardos, Barnardos National Collection Day When: Friday […]

Edenderry Youth Action Win Prizes At Irish Cancer Society X-HALE Youth Awards

Edenderry Youth Action has won the prize for the Best Tobacco Industry Film as well as the award for Best Actor at the Irish Cancer Society X-HALE Youth Awards 2016. Best Actor Adam Cooper and the group scooped the awards for their short film “The Revolution” which was showcased at the recent event in the […]

St. Mary’s Secondary School Edenderry nominated for Young Social Innovators of the Year Awards 2016

Local Co. Offaly secondary school, St Mary’s of Edenderry have been selected as finalists for this year’s Making Communities Better Award for the Young Social Innovators (YSI) of the year. A record breaking 454 projects and 6,618 students from 228 schools entered the YSI award in 2016. Of these, 61 youth led social innovation projects […]

Upgrade works on water mains in Edenderry and Kilcormac to begin in March

Irish Water, Ireland’s national water utility responsible for providing and developing water and wastewater services throughout Ireland, has announced it will invest €2.4 million in the rehabilitation and replacement of 6.7 kms of watermains in Edenderry and Kilcormac. The contract, which was signed yesterday, Monday, 1 February with GMC Sierra, will see the work begin […]

Offaly Tourism: Edenderry

Edenderry is a town in the north of County Offaly.  In Irish it reads Eadán Doire, meaning “the hill-brow of the oak wood.”  Edenderry borders counties Kildare, Meath, and Westmeath.  The Grand Canal passes south of the town through the Bog of Allen and there is a short spur to the town centre.  Edenderry is […]

Cumann na mBunscol Football Finals, O’ Connor Park,Tullamore, Sat 13th Nov

10;00 Division 4 Girls football; Pullough  v Boher Ref; Simon Whelahan 11;00   Division 7 Boys Football; Cloneyhurke v Gortnamona , Ref; Con Costello 12.15 Division 5 Boys Football; Clonmacnois v Tubber Ref; Pat Flemming 1.15 Division 1 Boys Football; Portarlington v  Edenderry Ref; Martin Walsh PULLOUGH 1 Britney Buckley 2 Leah Buckley 3 Elaine Bracken […]

Slieve Bloom Photography Club Co Offaly

If you have an interest in photography using compact, film or DSLR camera  then why not Join Slieve Bloom Photography club. Our next meeting is on Wednesday 27th of October at 8pm at the Tullamore Court Hotel, new members are always welcome. If you can’t make it on the night you can email slievebloomphoto@gmail.com for […]