Welcome to Carlingford, Co. Louth, Ireland

Approximately midway between Dublin and Belfast, Carlingford is a village on the shores of Carlingford Lough. Overlooked by Slieve Foy and the Mourne mountains, Carlingford offers a very Irish experience to all visitors, rich in local history and folklore.  Carlingford is just four miles from Omeath.

King Johns Castle - Carlingford, Co. Louth, Ireland

King Johns Castle

The Thosel (Mint) - Carlingford, Co. Louth, Ireland

The Thosel

While here why not visit King Johns castle or the Thosel.  For those wishing to stay longer, visit the accommodation page for listings of the prominent hotels, hostels, guest houses, B&Bs and pubs in the area, and visit Omeath Online the local site for Omeath, Co. Louth

Irish class for beginners
Irish for beginners (bun rang) class every Wednesday at 7-30 pm Cornamucklagh House.  Everyone welcome.
Following on from the success of the continuing beginners class a second class (mean rang) is starting on Thursday night in Howes (dart room) from 8-30 pm – 9-30pm. Everyone welcome to either or both.

Wednesday night 23rd April no Irish Class, class will resume 30th April at 7-30 pm.

IrishHelperIrish Gaeilge Helper App for Android
The Irish Help app provides a number of essential Irish language productivity enhancements to Android.  The helper includes Irish Characters (copy and paste), Multiple Irish Characters (work area – copy and paste), Irish Irregular Verbs reference and a saved notebook allowing you to store and retrieve your own regularly used words, phrases and text.

It can be downloaded from the Google Play store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lumberbat.IrishHelper

Carlingford Tidy Towns
The proposed revamping of the river bank at St. Michael’s Tce. can be viewed in the Foy Centre. Clean up to take place on 21st and 22nd June. This is a community project. Volunteers needed!

Ardaghy National School
We are having our OPEN day on Friday May 9th at 1.30pm, everyone is welcome…

First Holy Communion
Omeath:  Sunday 25th May at 10.00.  Carlingford: Saturday 7th June at 11.00

Poill a’ Bhuí Mass Rock
Wednesday 2nd  July at 7.00pm

Cemetery Mass
Carlingford: Sunday 3rd  August at 11.30am.
Omeath:       Sunday 10th August at 10.00am.

St. Vincent de Paul
St. James Conference, Cooley. Talk in confidence. Phone 087 9656852.

Good Morning Louth 
Telephone service for older people living in Co. Louth to ensure safety and security in their homes.  Free service and confidential. For more info contact Anne Murphy 042 9330103 or email   anne.murphy@netwellcentre.org

Community Alert
Omeath:  087 1624111.           Carlingford: 042 9373581.

Cuchulainn Gaels
Updated Cuchulainn Gaels Officers list added.  Click here for details.

Acquired Brain Injury Ireland – Work 4 You
Work4you is a new vocational assessment service for individuals and employers affected by an acquired brain injury. It is the first community based neuro-assessment service of its kind in Ireland and will provide practical assistance and real hope for people with an acquired brain injury who are either struggling to hold on to their existing job or aiming to return to education, training, or employment.   Click here for further information…

Carlingford Craft & Food Fair – St Michaels Hall Carlingford
1st Sunday of every month, from 12.00 pm – 6.00 pm. Come along and browse through the delicious food and handmade crafts at Carlingford’s Indoor Craft and Food Fair – FREE ADMISSION.
Posted by Cooley Peninsula Tourist Office   Carlingford and Mourne area 


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