After secondary school Michael emigrated to London. 2 years later he returned home and joined The Irish Police force. He was stationed in Co Kerry and later at Cashel Co Tipperary where he now resides. In 2002 he retired from the police force and is now self employed. In 1976 he married Breda Garvey ( 1954 ) from Caherciveen Co Kerry. They have 4 daughters
Anna Craddock 1978, After finishing secondary school, Anna studied to become a P.E. teacher at De-Montfort University, Bedford U.K. She is presently lives and is employed as a teacher in Bedford. Her sporting past-time is playing Net Ball.
Noelle Craddock. 1980, After Secondary School, Noelle took up a Nurse training post at Waterford Regional Hospital. She is presently employed as a theatre nurse at Clonmel District Hospital. She resides in Cashel Co Tipperary.
Michelle Craddock. 1982, Having completed Secondary School, Michelle studied Hotel Management in Dublin. She later worked in the U.S.A. for a period before returning home. She is presently employed in the Head Office of an Irish Hotel Group. She is married Dermot and is residing in Dublin.
Kerrie Ann Craddock 1984, Following Secondary School, Kerrie Ann trained as a P.E. Teacher. She is now a secondary school P.E. teacher and is residing in East London. Her sport is women’s rugby. She is a regular team member of Saracen’s Senior women’s team and the Irish Exiles women’s teams. She was part of the Irish women’s rugby team who came 4th in the women’s world cup in 2014. She has been capped on 4 occasions on the Irish Senior Team.