Fr. Matt rang on Sunday night and was amazed to hear that so many people had contributed so generously. He asked that we extend his deep gratitude to everyone and said all will be remembered in his prayers and the prayers of the many people who will benefit from your generosity St. Paul’s second letter to the Corinthians during the week was so appropriate – "God loves a cheerful give… you will be enriched in every way for great generosity…"
At present we have collected more than €10,000 – if anyone would still like to contribute – the fiend will remain open for another 2 weeks. Further details from Marian Harrington. Tel. 0504-52020 / 087-6765133
Fr. Matt’s sister Molly and his sister-in-law Mary Ryan
The McLoughney Clan enjoying the day out
Maura Carey, Ailish Murray and Mairead Gleeson
Philip Ryan, Andrew Ryan, Mairead McLoughney, Sheila Ryan, Alan and Laura Ryan after the walk
Fr. Martin Ryan with Marian Harrington (Organiser) and Tom McLoughney (Commander in Chief)
Fr. Leo Long, Siobhán Harrington, Mary Brosnan, Bernie Hayes and Maura Hogan examining the photographs of last year’s Mission Walk
Joan Brennan and Liz Cox happy to smile for the photographer!
Mary McCutchen and Ann Vickers-Purcell enjoying a cuppa after the Walk
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St. Cualan’s Sponsored Walk
Young power walkers in the St. Cualan’s sponsored walk
Aisling & Teresa Kiely with Eileen and John Slattery and their two girls before the walk
Some of the lads getting ready for the walk
Patricia & James Ryan with Donnacha sleeping peacefully and Bridie Shanahan and Margaret Kelly getting ready to make the tea for the walkers
Borris-ileigh -v- Moneygall
Borris-ileigh were victorious on Sunday last against Moneygall with a final score of 2 – 15 to 0 – 14. Some of the action of the game above
Who will get to the ball first!!
Referee ready to mark in yet another score from ace free taker David O’Connor
Spectators at the match on Sunday
All revved up and nowhere to go!!!
Aoife and Seán Max behind the wheel of a Subaru Impreza WRC Rally Car at the Ravens Rock Rally last Sunday. Boy and Girl Racers the pair of em!
Fun day out
Siobhan and Tommy Hurley enjoy a day out recently with their nephew Fionnan Hurley
There was no getting little Tommy away from those swings…..
Trip to the Gold Coast and North Coast of New South Wales
Lookout Latteragh!! 60 tonne capacity bucket on the way. Look what Ollie found whilst on holidays!!
Ivan & Olly Kelly & Ray Doyle enjoying a round of golf on the far north coast NSW with Kellie, Eleanor and Mary Madden (Templederry)
Annemarie & Eleanor Kelly with Mary Madden (Templederry)
Ray Doyle, Liana & Emma Kelly & Olly Kelly enjoying the sun on the Gold Coast
"Munster recapture Heineken Cup"
Patrick Ryan (Barrister) photographed with the Heineken Cup, The Triple Crown and the Six Nations trophy. These cups were recently brought to the Law Library
Preparatory works to the Town Park
Works being carried out in the Town Park to remove ditches before building a boundary wall
Cemetery Masses in St. Brigid’s and Glenkeen
Frs Michael Barry CC, Nicholas Irwin CC and Liam Everard PP at the beginning of in St. Brigids Cemetery on Monday 22 June last
Fiona Max with Seán and Aoife and her dad Tim at the Mass in St. Brigid’s Cemetery recently
Anna Ryan, Anna Kelly with baby Tomás Max and Paddy Dolan after the Mass
Nora Delaney, Maeve Bannon and Joan O’Neill enjoy a little chat after the Mass
Mai Maher, Jack Costello, Mary Ryan, Mary Ryan and Tess Groome paying their respects to those buried in St. Brigid’s Cemetery
Graveyard Mass in Glenkeen
Bríd Ryan and Bridie Ryan at the cemetery Mass in Glenkeen recently
Fr. Nicholas Irwin with Martin Ryan and Gerry Ryan with baby Michael while Martin Kennedy looks on
Marie Fogarty, Mary Sheilds and Breda Newe, also Breda and Larry Devitt at the Mass in Glenkeen
Clodagh Macra Ice-Cream Fun Day
Some of the hard-working Macra Members who helped to organise and run the fun day
Despite the weather, a great crowd turned out for what was a very enjoyable day for all. There was plenty of activity for all, with bouncing castles, welly throwing, hurling targets, and many more games. The tug of war competition was very popular with 6 teams entering and the team representing "The Shop", in Glastrigan beat the Clodagh team in the final. There was of course ice-cream and refreshments for all.
A huge thanks must go to all of our memebers who helped to organise and run the event and turned up to support us on the day. As all the money has not been collected yet, we do not have an official figure as to what was raised, but it all goes to a great cause.
Saturday evening saw us compete in the Annual South Tipp raft race. Success eluded us as our raft capsised on a number of occasions, but it was very entertaining nevertheless!
Best of luck also to our farm skills team who are competing this Sunday in Dunmanway for a place in the National Final.
Supporting the ice-cream fun day – Gemma, Paddy and Becky taking a break!
The childrens tug of war
Laura and Aine man the Clodagh Macra stand
Betty Kennedy, Nora Carey, Mary Brosnan and Catherine Ryan who helped on the ice-cream stand
The Clodagh Tug of War Team
The Clodagh Rafting Team
The Clodagh Rafting Team- all kitted out and ready for rafting. The race took place at the Bridge in Golden
Graduation Day For "First Steps" Montessori School
Thumbs up from the Graduates!
David,Toby, Muireann, Emer, Hope and Harry enjoying the fun of Graduation Day
The Borrisoleigh Tenors!
This dynamic trio givin’ The Celtic Tenors a run for their money!
Graduating with honours!
Margo presents one of her pupils with a graduation certificate
Enjoying the event!
Kellie and Liana Kelly and Evelyn Hodgins and Brónagh Delargy seem to be having fun at the graduation concert
Noleen Murphy and Naoimi Young with Cian, Kian and Kara
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Borrisoleigh Community Complex Development
Bric-a-Brac Collection for the Fun Day
Books, Toys, Ornaments and any other small items welcome
No clothing or furniture please!
Request for cakes and buns!!!
Any donations of fresh cakes, buns on Sunday morning to keep the tea pot boiling for the full day would be gratefully received.
Marian Hall Lotto
Numbers: 10, 12, 15, 25
2 Match 3 @ €75 each
Cissie Walsh, Roscrea
Kate Conroy, c/o Bingo
Next Weeks Lotto Jackpot
Pic of the past…..down memory lane
Front: Joseph Maher, Enda Loughnana, John Young and Eamon Hurley
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