....and some don't!
The best of Luck to Siobhan and Thomas
Fundraiser in memory of Mike Dillon
And the votes from the Lyre jury are...
In the General Election the votes cast at Lyreacrompane National School were as follows...
Electorate 275 Total votes 191
Michael Healy-Rae (Ind) 84
On the poles and at the polls in Lyre
Getting ready for Dan 2015
And Paddy Andy Festival 2014
Visitor from Vancouver
Photos of Irish Rambling House Tour 2013
Victory for Local Lads
Local Lads Mike Quinn and Tony Healy savoring the moment on their
Ford Escort Mk2 after winning the Banna Resort Rally. Over 110 cars took to the
starting line last Sunday and they had to compete in four stages.
Logging in Lyre
Paul Galvin Retires
Maneuvers in Lyre May 20 2014
The Irish Army came to Lyreacrompane this week to undertake some training. The I Star Task Force is part of the EU Nordic Battle Group. The Nordic Battlegroup (NBG) is one of eighteen European Union battlegroups. It consists of around 2,500 soldiers including officers, with manpower contributed from the six participating countries –Sweden, Finland, Ireland, Estonia, Norway and Latvia. Norway has negotiated an opt-in to participate, even though it is not an EU member state
Jimmy Lyons' Rambling House opens 2014
Ring of Kerry Cycle
the Ring of Kerry for the charity 'Acquired Brain Injury Ireland'. Well done to the lads from Lyreacrompane!
Congratulations to Eileen & Joe
with their family at the Ballyroe Hotel.
Local Wedding - Siobhán and Kevin
Photo - Kerry's Eye
Crystal Swing plays for Dan
Breen Family/Clan Gathering
The Breen Gathering at the Meadowlands organised
by Lyreacrompane woman, Kay O'Leary. Photo by Kerry's Eye
Brendon Duffy from Minnesota, Kay O'Leary, Lise Shirtz and Cullen Shirtz Michigan at Ross Castle where even the crows wanted to get into the picture!
Great Great Grandfather, Michael Breen, would have sat.
Click here to hear Sonny Egan sing The House by the Hillside at Ballydunlea which was written by Kay O'Leary and Joe Harrington for the occasion.
Irish Country Music Radio Awards Night
The first Irish Country Music Radio awards night was held at the Hudson Bay Hotel Athlone on Tuesday Night. It turned out to be a brilliant and well organised event. We met many of the entertainers including PJ Murrihy, Mick Flavin and Declan Nerney. Declan has great memories of playing in the Dan Paddy Andy Festival Marquee. Well done to all for a mighty night of quality entertainment.
ICMR every Tuesday and Saturday and on the right Joe make a
presentation to PJ Murrihy.
is a mighty entertainer.
Images of Lyreacrompane
Ringing in the New Year (2014) with Jason Travers
and John McCarthy
Christina and Jimmy get Married
Snowing in Lyreacrompane
leaning snowman. We are told his name is Olaf!
Lining out for Paul
Irish Rambling House 2014 Tour Group
the Irish Rambling House
with Michael Mangan and Kay O'Leary in Derby
meet up with family in Camden.
Maurice Long flying the flag for Knockalougha as well as
Kerry in Birmingham