Archive | August, 2015

Sean Hammond and Sam Molony – National Youth Theatre


Congratulations to Sean Hammond and Sam Molony who have been chosen to perform in the National Youth Theatre’s production of Salt Mountain, a powerful new play by acclaimed playwright Carmel Winters. Salt Mountain is being performed in the Project Arts Centre. The play is about a band of exiles from the Middle East who are […]

Aussie Exchanges Arrive

Aussie Boys Arrival Aug 2015

The four boys from St. Augustine’s College in Sydney arrived safely in Dublin on Sunday, August 23rd. They were welcomed at the airport by their Glenstal counterparts along with their Glenstal exchange families. The weather was awful in Dublin with heavy downpours. That didn’t stop some of them going to Croke Park to see Kerry […]

Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe (2008) Wins European Title


Congratulations to Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe, former Glenstal student who won Gold in the Modern Pentathlon in the European Championships which were held in Bath. Arthur secured his win with an exceptional display in the fencing. Arthur has been in full time training for this event since his Olympic debut in London two years ago. It […]

Kenya 2015 Photographs

Kenya 2015 Photographs

These photos were taken by Fr. John during the recent Glenstal trip to Kenya. See the Report on the trip by Fr. John on the Home page.

Kenya Group Return – Fr. John O’Callaghan

Dear Readers, We are just back from Kenya and, contrary to what could have been a series of mishaps in our new kind of school project, nearly everything worked out better than expected. The ‘Kenya crew’ was really outstanding. They merged with the young people in the school in which we worked, Oloibortoto, not only […]