Welcome to the 200th edition of the Sneem Community Notice Board. Started in March 2009, this local newsletter keeps everybody up to date on what’s happening in Sneem and the surrounding areas. This month’s edition features the victorious rowers who took part in the All Ireland Rowing Championships in August. There are reports from local clubs and details of upcoming activities in the area.
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The August edition of the Sneem Community Notice Board features the Seine Boat crew who won the Johnny Mahoney Cup on the front page. Inside are pictures from the recent Debs ball, a report from the Sneem Summer Festival and details of upcoming events in the village. Sneem Rowing Club regatta results are reported along with photos of the crews and we wish them the best of luck in the upcoming All Ireland Coastal Rowing Championships in Wexford.
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The July issue of the Sneem Community Notice Board features the visit of the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall to Derrynane where they met with local schoolchildren. Inside there are reports from local clubs and the full programme for the upcoming Sneem Summer Festival which takes place from 18th t0 22nd July.
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The June issue of Sneem Community Notice Board (Issue 197) features the winners of Sneem School League on the front cover alongside an invitation to Tahilla National School’s 50th anniversary celebrations. Inside are reports on what’s happening in Sneem and surrounding areas, including reports from Sneem Tidy Towns, Sneem Men’s Shed, Sneem Scouts and Cubs, St. Michael’s National School and Blackwater Women’s Group.
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The May issue of the Sneem Community Notice Board features the children who made their First Holy Communion on the front cover. Inside the Legendary Lightsavers from Sneem National School were runners up in the SEAI One Good Idea competition. Sneem Tidy Towns report on our entry to the Tidy Towns Competition and two further awards we are entering: the Schools award and the Local Authority Pollinator award. Details of the All-Ireland Pollinator plan are included. There are updates from Sneem Men’s Shed who are busy building bird, bat and barn owl boxes; the Autism Golf Classic which took place in Beaufort in April, the Sneem JFK Walk; news from Blackwater and Tahilla National School.
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The April issue of the Sneem Community Notice Board features Sneem National School’s Legendary Light Savers who have made it to the final eight in the SEAI’s One Good Idea Competition. They will be travelling to Dublin Castle on 15th May for the Final and we wish them the best of luck. Also in this month’s issue is news from Tahilla School, Sneem Mens Shed, Sneem Tidy Towns Committee and lots more.
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The March edition of the Sneem Community Notice Board features the Sneem St. Patrick’s Day parade and prize winners from the club draws on the day. There’s a report from St. Michael’s National School on their Swimming in the Sea of Plastic float and their One Good Idea entry.
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The November issue of Sneem Community Notice Board bids farewell to retiring doctors Malone and Foord and welcomes new Doctor Ganzo with new opening hours for the Sneem GP Service advertised on the front cover. Inside are photos from the Scarecrows on the Green festival which took place over Halloween, details of the upcoming Sneem Storytelling Festival, news from Tahilla N.S. , St. Michael’s N.S., the Sneem Men’s Shed, Sneem Creche, Blackwater News and what’s happening over the coming month.
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The October issue of the Sneem Community Notice Board featured Sneem Men’s Shed on tour and the latest winner of Sneem GAA lotto. There’s news of what’s happening in Sneem over the coming month and Halloween, an update on Sneem Creche AGM and fundraising activities, Christmas shoebox appeal, Sneem Rowing Club report, the programme for next month’s Sneem Storytelling Festival and a copy of this year’s Tidy Towns report.
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Front page news on the September issue is the announcement that Sneem is getting a new doctor after a successful campaign by the community. Also featured are the new kids attending local schools. The newsletter contains an appeal from Sneem Community Creche for support in continuing due to a drop in numbers of young children in our community. There are also reports from Sneem Rowing Club on their season, photos from the Autism Golf Classic held in Beaufort recently and news about what’s happening in the local community during the coming month.
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The July issue of the Sneem Community Notice Board features the celebrations unveiling the memorial to footballing legend John Egan in the South Square on 17th June. There are also report by the Scouts, Rowing Club and local schools. Find out what’s happening in Sneem over the coming month.
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Issue 184 gives details of the upcoming celebrations for the unveiling of the John Egan Memorial in the South Square of Sneem on Saturday 17th June. There are also reports from the Sneem Scouts, the upcoming Sneem Regatta on 18th June and photos from the Sneem JFK 50 Mile Challenge which took place in May.
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SCNB Issue 183 features pictures of Sneem and Tahilla Confirmation and first Holy Communion children on the front page. Inside find local news, updates on the Sneem Summer Festival, Sneem Scouts, Sneem Rowing Club, Sneem GAA and results from the John Egan Memorial Golf Classic and more. There’s Blackwater News and what’s happening locally over the coming month.
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The April issue of the Sneem newsletter contains details of St. Patrick’s Day prizewinners, a report from the newly formed Sneem scouts first camp out, news about the Sneem Parent, Baby and Toddler Group, news from Blackwater and Kenmare Family Resource Centre and details of what’s happening in Sneem over Easter and the following month.
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The March edition of the Sneem Community Notice Board featured what’s happening in Sneem on St. Patrick’s Day. Also a report from St. Michael’s National School and some of the students recent trip to RTE. There are reports from the Rowing Club, updates from Sneem GAA on the John Egan Memorial fundraising.
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Issue 180 of the Sneem Community Notice Board (February issue) features photos from the Tahilla Ladies Club Biddy Ball and the Mock Wedding, both of which were huge successes. There’s news from both Tahilla and Sneem National Schools and from recent AGMs held by Sneem Rowing Club, Sneem Festivals and Sneem GAA. There’s also details of the new Scouting Groups starting in early March.
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The January issue of the Sneem Community Notice Board features the upcoming Mock Wedding in aid of job creation in Sneem Enterprise Centre. Notice is given of upcoming AGMs and events including couch to 5K, Kidz Club, new Scouts starting up in Sneem, Tahilla National School news, photos from Coomanassig Day Care Centre Dinner, Blackwater/Templenoe news.
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The Christmas edition of the Sneem Community Notice Board features the pupils of St. Michael’s National School on the front cover participating in the Goal Mile. Inside they also feature with the Tom Markham Cup and Kerry Minor players who visited the school before they break for the holidays. Details of what’s happening in Sneem over the Christmas and New Year make this newsletter essential reading.
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The October edition of Sneem Community Notice Board issue 175 features the Gold medal winners of the Supervalu Tidy Towns Competition on the front page. This bumper edition has news of the recent big GAA Lotto draw, the programme for the upcoming Sneem Storytelling Festival and what’s happening in the village for Halloween. There’s news of a Falconry conference coming to Sneem in November, the Christmas Shoebox appeal and new this month, a Writer’s Corner featuring poetry from Pam Muller.