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Archive - Part 2  (Up to august 2017)
Some of the material that appeared on our website in the past

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Dan Paddy Andy Festival Photos 2016 (Friday)

Come to the Ceíli

Angelene O'Donnell from Abbeyfeale, Micheál Mullane from Western Australia
and JJ Kelly from Tralee met up at the Ceíli.

Visitors from Carlow.

Tim Joe and Ann O'Riordan provided great music for the Set Dancers



Festival Photos 2016  (Saturday)

Dog Show

Speeding ticket for rushing to the Dog Show?


Overall winner, Eleanor Walsh, Carrigaline, Co. Cork

"There's a great view from up here"

Queuing for raffle tickets

The contingent from Southampton

Kay calling for order.

Saturday Night
Storytelling and Marquee Dancing to Mike Condon

Great Stories from Frances Kennedy, Sonny Egan, Tom O'Herilhy and Jimmy Cullinane

The welcoming committee

Visitors from London

and the Outer Hebrides



Nora and John Casey all the way from London for Dan Paddy

Representing Brosna... and Sacramento, California

Up Tipp....


Kilmanihan and Bantry

Festival Photos 2016  (Sunday)

Marquee Dancing to Eddie Lee and James Kelliher

Birds eye view!!!  

Thumbs up from Tommy Quille....



Teresa Long and Tommy Quille, Limerick

Fans of Tommy...

Daughter and father...


Starting young...


The Singing Jarvey
Including Waltzing Competition

The Singing Jarvey and Dan

Visitors from Bantry


Representing Lithuania......

Third place in the Waltzing Competition - Mike and Bridget Naughton, Lyreacrompane
with Judge Michael Murphy

Second place went to Eddie Whelan and Mary Byrne from Carlow

First place in the Waltzing Competition went to Donal O'Halloran and Eileen Loftus from Limerick
pictured here with Michael Murphy

Festival Photos 2016  (Monday)

Bog Walk

Stepping it out to the fiddle of Maurice O'Keeffe while people gather for the Bog Walk

A tune from Caoimhe Lyons

Maurice the fiddle player dances to his own beat

Limerick and Lyreacrompane in the polka half-set

Sean Nós steps from Caoimhe

Eric from Kingdom Falconry with a golden eagle on the Bog walk

Eric swings the bait...

Walkers say thanks to Eric...

Isabella on the Sleán  (If anyone has other photos of the turf cutting we would be pleased to upload them.  Please send them to

Marquee Dancing with Stevie Donegan and with Mike Fitzgerald and Southern Pride

From London and Limerick...

Robin and Rosemary Daley from Stevenage in England with family members

Learning early...

Young Sean Nós dancers keep up the tradition

Ranog Townsend and Katie Griffin on the right who have done such a great job teaching
the young dancers the Sean Nós steps.

Joe Harrington with Robin and Rosemary Daley from the UK. The only connection Robin and Rosemary have with the area is that they listen to Joe's internet radio programmes on on Tuesdays 8 to 11pm and Saturdays 9pm to midnight.

Lining up for the Siege of Ennis

Odhran and Caoimhe Lyons take to the floor


Odhran listens on as Joe thanks everyone for making the 2016 Dan Paddy Andy Festival
a great success

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