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8 July 2020

  Borrisoleigh Community Development Association Information Sign A General Information sign is proposed to be erected in the square by Borrisoleigh Community Development Association (BCDA). The sign will contain information about local attractions and historical sites such as the Castle, Glankeen Graveyard, St. Cualán’s Bell, The Sandtrap, Townpark, GAA etc. Permission has been granted by […]

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1 July 2020

Borrisoleigh Camogie Notes Now that phases are moving along a bit quicker, there a few things that have to be done before players and mentors can return to the field. 1) Membership needs to be paid if not already done so, either to the club bank account or please contact Rachel on 087 4380801  2) […]

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24 June 2020

Borrisoleigh Camogie Notes Now that phases are moving along a bit quicker, there a few things that have to be done before players and mentors can return to the field. 1) Membership needs to be paid if not already done so, either to the club bank account or please contact Rachel on 087 4380801  2) […]

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17 June 2020

Littering in the Sand Trap Matthew Ryan and his family were in the sand trap recently and above are pictures of the state it was left in after the recent good weather.  They collected 3 bags of cans and bottles from the river between the bridge and the swimming hole. The hill is still covered […]

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10 June 2020

Appeal for News You may have noticed that in recent times the quantity of items appearing in our weekly news has decreased sharply. Given the circumstances of the COVID-19 crisis and the measures put in place by the government and health authorities this is not surprising. There are no sporting events taking place, schools have […]

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3 June 2020

Parish News Mass is on line from Borrisoleigh Parish Church @ twitch.tv/borrisoleighandileigh (all one word) Mass times as follows: Weekdays: 10am Sundays: 11am. Church will be open for private prayer after Mass. Thought for the Week: Ministry easily becomes a middle-class profession for clergy or a nights-or-weekend hobby for lay people.   Castlecourt Residents : […]

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27 May 2020

Parish News Mass is on line from Borrisoleigh Parish Church @ twitch.tv/borrisoleighandileigh (all one word) Mass times as follows: Weekdays: 10am Sundays: 11am. Church will be open for private prayer after Mass. Thought for the Week: Ministry easily becomes a middle-class profession for clergy or a nights-or-weekend hobby for lay people.    Local Authorities Waters […]

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20 May 2020

Parish News Parish News: Borrisoleigh/Ileigh Parish- Covid 19 The opening of our church in Borrisoleigh is a welcome and uplifting step forward. There are a number of considerations to ensure a safe environment for all involved from now on.  These are in line with Covid-19 regulations.  We ask that during your visit to this church […]

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13 May 2020

Historical Talks Part 3 of our series.   In this video we talk about the founder of the Shelbourne Hotel and a famous trial. – A ploughing match that was held in the parish. – The story of a will and a stain glass window. – A mass eviction at Cullohill. – And matters of health […]

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6 May 2020

Rest in Peace The death has occurred of Geoffry Skipper, Knockanevin on 27th April. His passing is deeply regretted by his loving daughter Sue, sons Mark and Michael, grandchild Samuel, daughters-in-law Tammy and Kay, relatives, neighbours and many friends. A memorial Mass will take place at a later date. Condolences may be left in the […]

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