A special meeting of Kilkenny County Council was held on Thursday evening for the Dedication of the lands at the newly developed Training Centre in Dunmore to Kilkenny GAA. The special meeting was held at the MW Hire Training Centre in Dunmore. The meeting was Chaired by the Cathaoirleach of Kilkenny County Council, Councillor Pat Millea. The Council also presented special scrolls to the recently retired members of the 2014 senior panel.
Click HERE for images of the event from Willie Dempsey. Click on Read More below for further details of the event.
Sunday evening's Kilkenny v Limerick challenge game to mark the opening of The Rower inistioge's great facility in Inistioge was a fantastic success. A huge crowd turned out and they were rewarded with a very impressive display from Kilkenny.
Click HERE for match report from Trevor Spillane for the Irish Examiner
Click HERE for images of the evening courtesy Willie Dempsey
Click on Read More below for Kilkenny and Limerick team pics.
Kilkenny 4-14 Gloucestershire 2-5
The Kilkenny Footballers got off to a great start in this year's British Junior Football Championship with an impressive win over Gloucestershire in Nowlan Park on Saturday. They now play Lancashire in round 2 in Old Bedians Manchester this coming Saturday with a 6pm throw in. Lancashire had a 2-10 to 1-7 win over Hertfordshire at the weekend.
Click on Read More below for more pics courtesy Willie Dempsey including team line-outs from programme
Lisdowney GAA Club's novel "The Legend's Return" really captured the imagination of Kilkenny fans. A fine crowd turned out in Lisdowney on Saturday and they were rewarded by a hugely entertaining exhibition by two star studded sides.
Click HERE for images of the event courtesy Martin Rowe.
This coming weekend is a hugely important one for two Kilkenny Clubs.
On Saturday evening Lisdowney have arranged a very novel "Legends Return" which will see a host of both Kilkenny and other inter county stars of recent years taking to the field in Lisdowney. Click on Read More below for full details.
Then on Sunday evening in Inistioge Kilkenny will play Limerick in a challenge game to mark the opening of the new development there. Following Limerick's exciting narrow win over Clare in the Munster Championship on Sunday this game is an ideal preparation for both sides as they prepare for their respective provincial semi-finals on June 21st.
Kilkenny GAA urges fans top attend both wortwhile events.