by India Bartholomew THE Glengarriff Set and Ceili Junior Dancers won 26 County Medals in the County Fleadh Cheoil 2015 in the Eccles Hotel. The team of 11, captained by Lisa Harrington, were dancing to win with dancers Helena O’Mahony and Caoimhe O’Hanlon succeeding in winning county titles in every dance bar one, the group’s Saoirse Power and Rebecca Harrington, Clodagh Harrington and Molly O’Shea winning county titles in the
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The Glengarriff Theatre Group performed Sleeping Beauty for their Christmas pantomime. It was written and directed by Maggie Frame O’Neill, with help from Aisling Morris and Laura O’Flaherty. A record number of cast at 140 adults and children registered to take part in this pantomime. This created quite a challenge for the group to figure out how to get all the cast on the stage at the Parochial Hall.
GLENGARRIFF’S most famous resident, Hollywood legend Maureen O’Hara has told of her “upset” at a High Court legal battle regarding her estate. The 91-year-old actress called a press conference in the Eccles Hotel, Glengariff, to “put the record straight” on the current situation following recent media speculation.
A CONCERT by Sally Ann Fitzgerald and The West Cork School of Voice be take place at Glengarriff’s Eccles Hotel in December to commemorate the life of Sally’s daughter Kate who passed away in August. It promises to be a truly memorable evening with songs from all genres sung by students from the age of six to 60.