Hannah and Denis mark 50 golden years

A Golden couple who met at the Carnival in Ardfert over 50 years ago celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 5.

Hannah and Denis O’Shea, who now live in Keel, Castlemaine, were treated to a small party by their family and were lucky that the weather was good enough to celebrate in the garden.

Hannah, formerly O’Flaherty, is daughter of the late May and George from Banna, she has one brother, George, married to Breda O’Toole, and two sisters, Georgina O’Keeffe, married to Donal O’Keeffe from Tralee, and the late Ellen.

Ballymac GAA promotes no smoking among its youth

Ballymacelligott GAA’s Health and Wellbeing Committee officially launched the club’s ‘No Smoking’ initiative on May 9 in conjunction with the return of their academy and underage training.

The Health and Wellbeing Committee have been granted the Smoke and Vape Free status from Croke Park headquarters.

Committee member Oonagh O’Rahilly said the ‘no smoking’ initiative is to set a good example and healthy habits for the youth of the club.