Entries by Skibbereen & District Chamber of Commerce

See Skibbereen at its best – TG4 this Sun, 3rd Feb at 7.15pm

Skibbereen is to feature on TG4 on Sunday night coming with a broadcast of the Famine documentary ‘The Great Irish Famine: Remember Skibbereen’ at 7.15pm. The film, made by award-winning local film-maker Pat Collins of Harvest Films, was commissioned by Skibbereen Heritage Centre and supported by the West Cork Development Partnership in honour of the […]

Skibb Gathering 2013 – calling all festival organisers!

We would like to produce a calendar of events to cover the full year of The Gathering, we need all festival/event organisers within Skibbereen & district to submit their festival/event name, dates & brief description for inclusion.  Contact details below. As part of The Gathering 2013 all festivals & events being organised in Skibbereen & District are intending […]

Theatre Society’s Christmas Comedy – ‘Cupid Wore Skirts’

The play will also be staged on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, January 2nd, 3rd and 4th. It features a nice mixture of experienced actors and some newcomers to the stage, including the town’s mayor, Karen Coakley. The story centres around when a widower advertises for a wife and finds the respondents are not quite what […]

Happy Christmas from Skibbereen!

Visit Santa in the magical Winter Wonderland, just a few minutes walk away see the Abbeystrewry Live Crib, enjoy a wonderful meal in one of our many great cafe’s & restaurants.  Bring your shopping list, we have everything you need for this Christmas season throughout our numerous retailers. Enjoy the festive atmosphere with the beautiful town lights, window […]

Congratulations to Skibb’s Monster Draw winners!!

(Photo: Martin O’Mahony, Skibb Chamber, Carrie Holland, Winner, with her Daughter Melissa & Frosty!) Our 15 hamper winners are: Rosarie Glanton, Union Hall – Ann Marie McSweeney, Skibb- Maureen Keane, Church Cross – Kathleen Murphy, Skibb – Tony Fitzgibbon, Goleen- Bernie O’Donovan, Skibb – Anne Maguire, Rosscarbery – Beatrice Héarún, Ballydehob – Betty McCarthy – […]

Skibb’s 15 Days of Christmas! Monster Free Draw 1st-15th Dec

WIN €5,000 in shopping vouchers AND be in with a chance to win a €200 hamper everyday! You have another 5 days left to enter & be in with a chance to win a hamper & €5000 in shopping vouchers. The Monster Draw will take place Sun, 16th Dec, 3.30pm at the town square.  It […]

Friendly Business Awards 2012 – The Winners!

Here she is being presented with her prizes by last year’s winner Brendan O’Brien & John Collins, compere on the night. Award winners also included Karizma Hairdressers for Friendliest Small Business and Blackwater Motors for Friendliest Large Business. Steve Redmond accepted a special award on the night as Skibbereen’s most Famous Employee while his boss […]

Friendly Business Awards 2012 – the winners!

Here she is being presented with her prizes by last year’s winner Brendan O’Brien & John Collins, compere on the night. Award winners also included Karizma Hairdressers for Friendliest Small Business and Blackwater Motors for Friendliest Large Business. Steve Redmond accepted a special award on the night as Skibbereen’s most Famous Employee while his boss […]