New Public Playground Opened in Killeen

Great team work and community spirit.....

Mary O'Malley

A state of the art public playground opened recently in Killeen. It caters for all ages and is a very welcome addition to our area. Here are some photos of the offical opening on 28th October 2011. You can read the history of the playground in the new An Choinneal 2012.

Photo:A pirate ship to explore.

A pirate ship to explore.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Cllr Austin Francis O'Malley, Padraic MacNamara, Fr. Sean O'Leary, Richard Mannion.

Cllr Austin Francis O'Malley, Padraic MacNamara, Fr. Sean O'Leary, Richard Mannion.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Fr. Sean O'Leary Blessing the Playground and all who will use it.

Fr. Sean O'Leary Blessing the Playground and all who will use it.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Delighted Children from Killeen NS cheer at the opening.

Delighted Children from Killeen NS cheer at the opening.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:A large crowd braved the weather for a photograph.

A large crowd braved the weather for a photograph.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Cutting the ribbon to open the playground.

Cutting the ribbon to open the playground.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Padraic MacNamara, Chairman Killeen Community Council Ltd.

Padraic MacNamara, Chairman Killeen Community Council Ltd.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Large gathering listening to speeches.

Large gathering listening to speeches.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Richard Mannion, Chairman Killeen Childcare Ltd.

Richard Mannion, Chairman Killeen Childcare Ltd.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Cllr Austin Francis O'Malley

Cllr Austin Francis O'Malley

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Members of the playground committee with Mayo Co Co, Westport Credit Union, Go Play Ltd, South West Mayo Developent Co.

Members of the playground committee with Mayo Co Co, Westport Credit Union, Go Play Ltd, South West Mayo Developent Co.

Jimmy Corrigan

Photo:Killeen Childcare Ltd with Mayo Childcare and Cllr Austin Francis O'Malley.

Killeen Childcare Ltd with Mayo Childcare and Cllr Austin Francis O'Malley.

Jimmy Corrigan

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