It’s that time of year when many of us are either in the midst of illness or languishing in its aftermath.
Rosmarinus officinalis. Family: lamiacea
Parts Used: Leaf and twig
Many customs were associated with rosemary and its reputation for supporting the memory prompted
In 1529 a treaty which was signed in Dingle between James FitzGerald, eleventh Earl of Desmond and Ambassador Fernandez which gave a formal legal and constitutional foundation to the rights of citizenship and other privileges that Irish exiles and emigrés enjoyed in Habsburg Spain, Austria and the Netherlands from the 16th to the early 20th centuries. This treaty was very important in the history of Irish/Spanish relations. It gave the Irish people the unique privilege of full equal rights and equality with Spaniards in Spain.
Persons shortlisted in each category
Person of the Year
1)Richie Williams (Dingle)
2)Thomas Ashe (Camp)
3)Danno O’ Keeffe (Dingle)
4)Shane Finn (Dingle)
5)Michéal O’ Muircheartaigh (Dún Síon / Dublin)
On Wednesday 21st January Beachairí Chorca Dhuibhne (The West Kerry Beekeepers Association) will be showing the film “The Queen Of The Sun. What Are Bees Telling Us?” in the Dingle Brewing Co. on the Spa Road at 7.30pm.
Kerry ETB Training Centre is delighted to announce the launch of two new courses. The Tour Guiding course and the Food Preparation and Cookery course are due to commence in Dingle in February 2015.
Sheep Census -A quick reminder that Sheep Census forms have being issued to you all,
Castlegregory GAA Club 125th Anniversary celebration took place on Sunday 28th December. A commemorative game was played in Páirc An Caisleán
Calling all singers and musicians in Ireland! It’s time to take the busking turf wars to the next level in TG4’s new talent search show looking for Ireland’s top busker.