The Clonakilty St Patrick's Day Parade took place on Tuesday 17th March and was one of the best parades in the 21 years that Clonakilty Town Twinning Association have been organising it.
We are extremely grateful to Clonakilty Credit Union who were again our main sponsors and to the many individual businesses who supported us.
The standard of entries this year was exceptional and the 1st prize of €200 went to St. Joseph's National School.
Each of the following received a prize of €100:
|Clonakilty Charity Cycle|
|Ardfield National School|
|Lisavaird National School|
|Knockskeagh National School|
|Clonakilty Tidy Towns|
|West Cork Travellers Centre|
|Rathbarry National School|
|Gael Scoil Chloch na gCoillte|
|Scoil na mBuachaillí|
25th Anniversary of Clonakilty Waldaschaff Twinning
A delegation of 26 people from Clonakilty visited Germany from 4th to 11th June 2014 to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the twinning of Clonakilty with Waldaschaff in Bavaria, Germany.
The delegation was led by Pauline Lowney and Michael Kenneally, Joint Chairs of Clonakilty Twinning Association who were present in Germany in 1989 when the Charter between Clonakilty & Waldaschaff was signed on behalf of Clonakilty by Councillor Charles R. Cullinane.
A.G.M of Clonakilty Town Twinning Association
At the A.G.M of Clonakilty Town Twinning Association held on 19th November 2014 Pauline Lowney and Michael Kenneally were re-elected Joint Chairmen of the Association. The new Secretary is Jean Lowney who takes over from Jo O'Neill who was Secretary for the past 5 years. Jo will be Assistant Secretary, with Nora Kenneally Treasurer, Gerry Peppard PRO and Mary Peppard, Hon. Auditor