New Website Live!
Our new website is now LIVE! We have given our very popular website a revamp in time for summer! You need never to miss a story from Violet Hill as we are constantly updating our...
Violet Hill to honour Hogan Cup History Makers
Friday 26th May promises to be a wonderful occasion at St Colman's College, Newry. Many of the men who contributed to the first ever Hogan Cup victory will be in attendance at a very...
Year 6 for Campa Chormaic at VHC
The team at Campa Chormaic, many of whom have been involved with the unique summer camp since it was brought to Castlewellan in 2009, are greatly anticipating the 6th year of the camp here...
Jack O'Farrell and Eoghan Byrne are champions
What a weekend at Antrim Forum! Friday night began brilliantly as Jack O'Farrell was crowned 3000m Intermediate Boys Ulster champion. If that wasn't enough excitement to take back...
St. Colman’s College in Newry
St.Colman’s College was founded by Fr. J.S. Keenan in William Street, Newry in 1823 as the Dromore Diocesan Seminary. The Education Commissioners’ Enquiry of 1824 recorded an enrolment of some 40 students. Known throughout Ireland as Violet Hill, the College has occupied its magnificent rural setting since 1829.