Elaine and Peter with the Kenny Family
The Bridal Party in The Sacred Heart Church
The Bridal Party relaxing in The Glen of Aherlow
Borrisoleigh Community Complex Development
FAMILY FUN DAY
Sunday July 5th 2009
The Town Park
Vintage & Working Tractor Run, Novelty Races, Bric-a-Brac Stall and many other side shows
Bric-a-Brac Collection for the Fun Day will take place at the Pavillion in the Town Park on Wednesday 24thJune, Monday June 29th and Wednesday July 1st between 6.30pm and 7.30pm.
Contact 087-4192103 to leave items outside of these times
Books, Toys, Ornaments and any other small items welcome
No clothing or furniture please!
Roll on the summer hols!
The Boys of St. Patricks break free!
Hurrah for the hols from the pupils of St. Theresa’s!
Summer smiles from pupils of Scoil Bhríde as they prepare for a long hot summer!!!
Harry Joes Golf Society
Barry Ryan, Captain 2009 presents Declan Stapleton with the trophy having won the Captain’s Prize which was held in Mount Juliet recently.
Seán Ryan, Mark Rabbitte and Paudie McGrath enjoying their game
Ready to take to the fairways are Barry Maher, Eamon McGrath, Jody Harkin, Declan Maher and Tom Stakelum
Visiting Our Lady at the Grotto of Lourdes
Some of the group from our parish who travelled on pilgrimage to Lourdes last week
A group of about 20 pilgrims from our parish travelled to Lourdes on the Diocesan Pilgrimage last week (June 16th – 21st). More than 750 pilgrims in total travelled from the various parishes of the Archdiocese including the sick, pilgrims, medical staff, clergy, youth group and adult helpers. The general concensus was that this was a very spiritual and enjoyable few days at the grotto of Our Lady. Already most are planning a return visit for the 40th anniversary of our diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes. A sincere word of thanks to all who contributed to our local Lourdes fund. Your generosity is much appreciated.
Vincent Stapleton (youth leader) with a number of young people who travelled to Loudes to work with the sick
Fr. Michael shares some of his wisdom (!) with Pauline Cleary, Biddy Shanahan, Nellie Ryan and Eileen Martin after the closing Mass of this year’s pilgrimage
Catherine Ryan with Sarah Cowan and Ida Costello with Kitty Halloran
TF and Biddy Stapleton are the flag-bearers for the torchlight procession which was led by the Cashel and Emly Group
Kathleen Ryan and Norah Butler being assisted by Ann Cummins, Sarah Cowan and other helpers
The Borris Florence Nightingales ready for action!
Anna Kelly with baby Tomás and Fiona Max
Vinny gives us his version of ‘The Rocky Road to Dublin’ while Anna grabs her partner and takes to the floor!
Archbishop Dermot Clifford, who led the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes, regails the sick at the hospital during a special concert held in their honour
Carefree days of childhood!
Fr. Michael tries out a new mode of transport while Catherine Ryan (Matron to the sick pilgrims) steals a sit-down and is whisked away by Fr. Roger Maher from Cappawhite.
Aoife, Conor, Seán, Bryan and Ciara are just lovin’ the spell of sunshine we’re having at the moment!
Fun at the Fair!
Sean Kenny and Brendan O’Dwyer enjoying a "spin around" at the amusements in The Park last Monday evening 22 June
Jimmy Ryan pictured here sharing an enjoyable moment with his grandchildren
It was a momentous occasion for the boys; using the same dressing-rooms as many of their heroes and getting to play on the pitch in Semple Stadium, An achievement many hurlers only get to dream about. Well done to the boys and all who helped in any way to get them to the County Final. Everyone on the panel gave of their all on the day. They did themselves, their school, their families and their parish proud on the day. We wish them all well and hope to see them all on the pitch in Semple Stadium in the not too distant future. Also, congratulations and good wishes to Jack Hogan and Sean Kenny, who have been chosen to represent St. Patrick’s in the Mini 7’s match to be played at half-time of the All-Ireland Semi Final. Enjoy the day boys agus go n-éirí an t-adh libh.
Sean Kenny makes a fine clearance
Brendan O’Dwyer stretches away from his man
Jack Hogan in a state of heightened preparedness for the next ball!
Philip McCormack scores a beautiful point from an acute angle!
Shane passes a nice ball to Jack in a display of great teamwork
Anxious moments from the sideline for our boys supporters
The Pupils of St. Patrick’s Boys N.S. watch the DVD of the County Final hoping for a different result second time round but ’twasn’t to be!
Makin’ hay while the sun shines!
Dan Madden parks up his silage harvester in the meadow behind the church as he takes time out to have a nice hot cuppa tea!
Patrick Ryan and Mairead Beresford take a breather from their work in Mount George
In our summer style!
Avril, Sarah, Emma, Eimear and Lorna in their summer collection
Cricket in Borrisoleigh!!!
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