An Cheathrú Chaol
Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic church
|• Dáil Éireann||Donegal North-East|
|Time zone||WET (UTC+0)|
|• Summer (DST)||IST (WEST) (UTC-1)|
|Area code(s)||075, +000 353 74|
|Irish Grid Reference||B847228|
It consists of supermarkets and small pubs, and Kerrykeel Motors and Donegal Creameries PLC. Kerrykeel is also in close vicinity to the popular tourist area of Portsalon. Portsalon serves as the gateway to the Fanad peninsula.
In 2013, Kerrykeel was mistakenly named the 'Crime Capital Of Ireland' after a computer glitch at the Central Statistics Office. With a population of just over 400 people, Kerrykeel was said to have an increase in sexual assaults, burglaries and theft. Later the CSO stated that Kerrykeel was mixed up with Kevin Street in Dublin. The error was later rectified.
The Presbyterian Church in Kerrykeel
- Billy Gillespie, footballer
- John Kerr, ballad singer
- Hughie Walsh, Hughie is renowned for his expert signings and youth development, having coached the likes of Conor Mc Fadden who has strong connections with former world footballer of the year Cian Patton[Lifford] Paul Gibbons and Niall carr Who are currently the mainframe of Kerrykeel 71 club.
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