Incoming Officers

Following a Community Council meeting the new officers for the coming year have been elected.

Chairperson: Helen Kearney

Vice- Chairperson: Brian Buttle

Secretary: Padraig O’Connor

Vice- Secretary: Margaret Nolan

Joint Treasurers:

Paddy Byrne & Ger Blackbyrne

The incoming officers would like to thank Paddy Byrne, Brian Buttle & Davy Donohoe for the Trojan work they have carried out during their terms of office.

Future bookings for the Hall are to be made directly to Ger Blackbyrne on (085) 883 8261


First Aid Course

A  first aid course will be held in Askamore Activity Centre on Tuesday evenings @7.30pm – 8th – 15th and 22nd of January 2019. Limited number of places are still available.
This very popular course comprises of a section specifically designed for farmers and teaches participants a wide variety of life saving actions they can take should a family member,neighbour or friend be involved in an accident or suffer a medical emergency.
To book a place phone Sean: 0872898805 or Geraldine: 0877795922.

South East Radio/Talbot Hotel Outstanding Achievment Awards

Congratulations to Mr. Morris of Ballyellis School on receiving the South East Radio/Talbot Hotel Outstanding Achievement Awards for November 

Mr. Morris was nominated for this award by Mick andMairead Kinsella/James and Margaret Tomkins and Pat and Ann Butler as well as their children Aoife, Kate and Karen. There was great excitement yesterday when Alan Corcoran from South East Radio arrived at the school to present Mr. Morris with the award. 

The broadcast will air on South East Radio tomorrow Friday 23rdNovember at 11.25am.


Mr. Morris would like to thank most especially the parents for nominating him for this award, all the staff and everyone involved for all their help and support.

Art Exhibition

Don’t Forget: Our very first Art exhibition starts tomorrow night! Make sure to tune in to South East Radio tonight at 8.00pm to hear our very own Dave Pearson being interviewed about this great show.

Doors open all weekend from 10am – 6pm, we hope to see you there!

Golden Years Christmas Party

This years Golden Years Christmas Party will be held in Askamore Hall on Saturday, November 17th at 6.30pm.

Music on the night will be by John Murray and refreshments will be served.

All over 60’s are welcome to come along on the night to enjoy some food and dancing with your neighbours and friends.

We look forward to seeing you then

Camogie Club Concert

Yet again we have the pleasure of having Wexford singer, Stephen Murphy, playing in Askamore.

His last concert was a huge success here so we’re delighted that he’ll be joining us again, along with local artists, on November 8th at 8.00pm.

Please join us for what promises to be a great nights entertainment.

Foroige Needs You

Askamore Foroige Club are looking for adult leaders to help keep their club going.

The club meets from 7.30 – 9.00pm every Wednesday night in Askamore and they need adults who will be Garda Vetted and checked to help out.

Even if you can’t be there every week, please give some of your time to help out the teenagers of the parish.

Foroige is a fun, great, safe place for the teenagers to meet up, meet new friends, play games, be listened to and organise trips and meet up with other groups around the country. It is essential that they have some adult leaders.

If you can help, please get in touch with Ann Potignano or any of the Community Council members who can put you in touch.