Summer Solstice Story Telling

Come join us for an enchanting evening as we celebrate the Summer Solstice with storytelling and songs. Let your imagination roam free as we share tales of mythology, adventure, and magic. Bring your friends, a cozy blanket, and immerse yourself in the ancient art of oral tradition, exciting tales told by local story tellers, including; […]

Lingaun Valley Public Meeting – All Welcome

PUBLIC MEETING: A public meeting has been arranged by Lingaun Valley Tourism in Grangemockler Hall on Thursday May 16th at 8pm. All are welcome to attend and see the presentation on the work to date and the groups plans for the future. We would like to hear all ideas and suggestions for the future, to […]

Lingaun Valley Newsletter

Our Newsletter includes interesting news, photos and the forthcoming activities around the Lingaun. Valley including the Car Treasure Hunt on the May Bank Holiday and the public meeting on 16th of May. Lingaun Valley Newsletter April 2024

Walters Walks

Hello everyone We’re going to meet in the award winning village of Tullaghought at 10.30 am on Saturday next the 27th of Apr. We’re going to walk a loop via “Túr Amharc” The Viewing Tower so we’ll start and finish near the church. Bring a high vis please. Enjoy the sun Walter

Walters Walks

With a good Met Eireann forecast for this Saturday morning, Walters Walks will continue from the meeting point in Bawndonnel at 1030am and travel downhill to finish at Kilcash Castle. For further details contact Walter on 087 4184492

Carraigmaclear to Kilcash Walk

Walter Powers Saturday walks resume on this Saturday the 23rd of March. Starting at 10.30am from Treacys Cross which is the Cross roads up near Carrigmaclear and the Mass rock entrance. The finishing point is on the road to Kilcash near Joe Brennans or Sliabh na mBan Yoga. Please bring a hi vi’s if you […]

The morning Solstice in Knockroe, with a great crowd from far and near gathering to celebrate and mark the passing of time with our ancestors. Reverend, peaceful,, well organised and although windy and sunless at sunrise the brightness reveals the unique place and hopes for the future

Promoting the Lingaun Valley with Fáilte Ireland

A gentle reminder to everyone about the Fáilte Ireland workshop  to maximise the tourism and commercial opportunities for everyone in the Lingaun Valley. It that takes place on this Thursday in the Carraig Hotel Carrick on Suir E32 HT32 from 5-7pm to register for the event by emailing [email protected] The event in conjunction with Kilkenny […]

Knockroe Winter Solstice 2019, Sunrise on December 21st 2019

Footage from Winter Solstice 2019 on Knockroe Passage Tomb in Knockroe county Kilkenny. Interview of Sue Nunn from KCLR with Archaeologist from UCD, Professor Muiris O Suilleabhain. (click play button to listen)          This is the video footage of the event, courtesy of James Burke.