There was a large crowd in Nowlan Park on Thursday night for the Post-primary schools presentation night. All Kilkenny Post-primary schools in Kilkenny and in surrounding counties where Kilkenny students attend were represented. This presentation night has been running since 1991 and is a recognition of the huge work that teachers do in promoting gaelic games within our schools.
Newpark Hotel played host to the National Cumann na mBunscol Awards ceremony on Friday Night March 9th. 230 guests came together from all over the country to celebrate promotion of Gaelic games in our primary schools. Awards' categories sought to celebrate excellence in promotion of Gaelic games in small and large schools. Click for full article.
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The GAA have confirmed that the Allianz League Fifth Round fixtures due to be played this weekend will now not go ahead. New fixtures will be confirmed for all games on Monday March 5th. Tickets pre-purchased will be still valid for the new fixture, but for further ticket details click below.
At a function held in the Club House Hotel, Kilkenny on Monday 27th February, Kilkenny GAA County Board presented a range of books and other publications on various aspects of Gaelic Games in Kilkenny to the Kilkenny Archaeological Society. Click for full details.
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The draws for the Junior All County League, Junior A,B,C & D League's and the Tracey Cup were all held last Friday night by the newly formed County Junior Board. This board has responsibilty for all Junior League's and Championship's along with the new U-19 competition. For details of all draws please go to the 'Competitions' tab on the website homepage.