Christmas Season


Castletownbere & Rosmacowen Parish Newsletter

Castletownbere Development Association are very proud to launch the 2018 Castletownbere & Rosmacowen Parish Newsletter on Saturday, 1st December at 8pm in The Square, Castletownbere, during the Switching on of the Christmas Lights.

The Castletownbere & Rosmacowen Parish Newsletter would not be possible without the tireless commitment of the Newsletter Editorial Committee of, Dorothy Brophy, Sandra O’Shea & Michael Downey, for the time and effort they put into the ever growing publication & to Joan Kelly who distributes them around the businesses.

Newsletters will be available for sale on the night and then from all local retailers as usual.

All articles, photos, pieces of interest are to be emailed to Sandra O'Shea {Email} before Monday. 29th of October. That's the final deadline. 

Make sure that in the subject line you put in Wedding/Christening or which section the submission is for. 

Remember the newsletter is only as good as the articles/photos submitted.

Castletownbere Christmas Lights Switch On

Welcome in the start of festive season to Castletownbere.

Come out and join us for the official Switching on of the Christmas Lights in the town on Saturday, 1st December after mass at 8pm in the square.

We will be joined by, Fr. Noel Spring, to officially Bless the Crib & Tree, before he will switch on the lights.

As always, we will try to get everyone into the festive spirit with some Carol Singing, Mulled Wine, Hot Chocolate, Mince Pies & sweets!

We look forward to seeing you all there & Bring a Festive Hat or Jumper if you have one!

Castletownbere Festive Windows Competition

Following the success of the last few years we have decided to run our Festive Windows Competition annually in Castletownbere.
Intended for all Premises & Residences with windows facing on to the main streets and square in the town; from the Millbrook Bar to the Tallon Road junction.
The 2018 competition starts on  Saturday, 8th December with our  Winners being announced on Saturday, 22nd December at 9pm.
Prizes for best Business and best Residential Festive window display.