Kilkenny & the Somme – replica trench & Remembrance Ceremony

As most of you know this year is the centenary of the Battle of the Somme. The battle lasted 141 days and during that time 126 soldiers from Kilkenny lost their lives. Many others fought in the battle and either survived the war or lost thier lives during the two years of war still to […]

The Kilkenny Great War Memorial

Open Invite – Remembrance Ceremony – Sun 8th Nov

We wish to extend an open invitation to attend an Ecumenical Service of Commemoration in the grounds of Kilkenny Castle on Sunday next 8th November dedicated to the memory of the 3,129 men and women from Kilkenny who took part in World War One. The ceremony will commence at 5pm sharp, please be in attendance […]