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A Kerry charity has taken ownership of Rathmore Presentation Convent with plans for a 1.4 million euro project in place.

Rathmore Social Action
Rathmore Social Action Group plans to convert the convent and the neighbouring old national school into apartments and four 2 bed houses for older people in the community.
The tender for the project which will bring significant employment to the area goes out this week.It’s hoped work on the convent which will continue to be home for to up to 6 nuns will begin mid October.
Jeremiah O’Donoghue is Chairman of Rathmore Social Action: