Good Progress with Edenderry – Enfield Road

Good Progress with Edenderry – Enfield Road

The major roadwork’s which began last January on the Edenderry to Enfield road is progressing very well. Motorists are experiencing some small delays at present but nothing too serious, as the huge machinery unveils the new roadway, which will greatly improve the travel time and also take away the numerous dangerous bends. Last week, tarmacadam was laid of part of the new roadway. This is a three-year project and it would appear that it might be completed ahead of schedule, bringing the everyday headaches for motorists to an end.

Singing by Candle Light

The Maynooth Gospel Choir will be singing by candle light at St David’s Church, Main Street, Naas in aid of Kildare Youth Services (KYS) on Saturday December, 8 at 8pm. Tickets €20. Please contact KYS Basin Street Naas on 045-897893 or Valerie on 086-1595186 for tickets and further information.  This event will certainly get you in the festive spirit!

This is a fundraising event organised by the Kildare Youth Services, Basin Street, Naas. 

Parish To Gaelscoil Éadan Doire moving to new premises

Gaelscoil Éadan Doire is currently enrolling for September 2013. The School will be re-locating into permanent accommodation in time for the New School Term in September 2013.

Feel free to call into the school any day between the hours of 9.30am – 1pm. The school is currently located at Edenderry Business Park. Further information is available on the website or contact 046-9773322.

St. Vincent De Paul Clothes Bank

The St. Vincent De Paul Clothes Bank is now located at the Aldi Car Park. If you have any unwanted clothes we would be very grateful to receive them. All the proceeds go to Edenderry St. Vincent De Paul which will then be distributed in the local area. Your support will be appreciated. Thank You.


Yoga Classes are still continuing at Oaklands Community College on Wednesday nights at 8pm and will continue up to the end of December. For further information or to book a place please contact 057-9349400 or 087-2355783.

Table Quiz

A Table Quiz in aid of Ofalia House will be held at the Four Sons Pub on Friday, 7th December at 9pm. A table of four costs €20. Your support will be appreciated.

Leinster Fleadh Cheoil

The Leinster Fleadh Cheoil is taking place in Edenderry next July. The organising committee of the local Branch of Comhaltas will be putting a programme of events together for the event.

The committee is made up of the following; Chairman, Sean Norman; Secretary, Mary Hanley; Assistant Secretary, Eileen Swords; Treasurer, Pat Rogers; PRO, Kathleen Dunne; Head Steward, Michael McNamee; Catering Officers, Bill Foley and Thomas Bourke.

Committee Members: Mary Bracken, Bridget Connolly, Brendan Reilly, Sean O’Laoire, Noreen O’Neill, Mary Whelan, Peter Connolly, James Hogan, Fergus Byrne and P.J. Connolly. Our next Seisiun will take place on Thursday, December, 20 in O’Donoghue’s Lounge at 8.30pm.


Tickets are currently on sale for the Carbury GAA Monster Draw. The draw will be held on Saturday, December 15 at the Clubhouse at 10pm. On the night there will be music and light refreshments.

Memorial Table Quiz and GAA Presentation Night

The Vincent Hanley Memorial Table Quiz will be held this Friday, December 7 at Carbury GAA Centre at 9.30pm. Table of 4 is €20. A raffle will also be held during the night. Also on Friday night there will be a special presentation made to the Carbury Minor Football Teams who were the winners of the 2012 C Championship.

Cards Games at Carbury GAA Centre

Card Games takes place every Thursday night at Carbury GAA commencing at 9.30pm. These games will continue up to Christmas. Come along and win your Christmas Turkey.