Category Archives: Turn Back Time

Flashback Friday: Stars of the 60s

When Bobby Charlton, Bobby Moore and co were winning the World Cup for England in 1966, soccer was also taking a hold in the traditional GAA stronghold of Killarney and it was around that time that Killarney Athletic AFC was founded. This nostalgic snapshot (click on image to enlarge) shows a group of young players… Continue Reading

Killarney as it was back then

STUNNING monochrome newsreel footage of how Killarney looked and sounded almost a century ago is going viral on social media. Historic images of the town and some of its characters have been digitised and uploaded to YouTube by the Associated Press and British Movietone from a priceless vintage collection. Entitled A Glimpse Into the Heart… Continue Reading