Confirmation Day  

 Eimear and Patrick on his Confirmation Day, which took place in Thurles on Saturday 2 April

Patrick pictured here with his godfather Richard Woods

Cousins Tara and Aaron on the day of their confirmation in Borrisoleigh recently

 May He Rest In Peace 

Andrew Corbett, Brentwood, England

The death occurred on Sunday 20th March of Andrew Corbett, son of Mick and Ann Corbett formerly of Fantane. Andrew died suddenly after completing the Brentwood Half Marathon. Mick is a regular visitor to the website having signed the guestbook only a few weeks ago. Our sincerest sympathies go to his parents Mick and Ann, his wife Tessa and his beloved children Natasha and Jonny.
May He rest in peace.

 National Spring Clean Week 

 Thomas McDonagh Commemorative Weekend 

A programme of events is being organised to honour the legacy of Thomas MacDonagh, born in Cloughjordan in 1878 coordinated by the Heritage Group.  These events highlight the legacy of his family life; his poetry and writings, his commitment to the Irish language, his appreciation of the beauty of nature in the surrounding countyside and his ultimate sacrifice on 3rd May 1916, when he gave his life for Ireland.

For further information visit:  www.cloughjordan.ie/mainpage/index.htm

 Set Dancing Display 

May I have this dance please?

On Monday night lastt, the 11th April, the children who attend set dancing lessons every Monday night  put on a display of dancing. They entertained those present with all they have learned during the year and maybe taught them a thing or two in the process!!

Proud of their medals

Look how well we can do our one, two, threes!!!!

For more photographs taken on the night please click here

 First round of North Senior Hurling Championship 

Borris-Ileigh were victorious on Sunday last when they beat Portroe in Dolla

Some action on the day



 Six Aside 

Darragh and Dean took part on the six aside team in Harlow England recently

 Pic of the Past… down memory lane  

Presentation to the Incoming Officers of Borrisoleigh Coursing Club
Back: Mick Cowan, Joan Bourke, John Bourke, Mary Kiely, Seamus Bourke, Mary Boyle, Thomas Spillane, Margaret Hodgins, Bud Hodgins, Frances Tierney, Martin McCormack, Joe Kinnane, Gerry Kinane and John Harty
Front: Jim Stapleton, Tom Tierney, Austin Kelly, Philly Bourke (Chairman), Dickie Nolan, Matt Stapleton, Brendan Kenny (Secretary), Tom Costello and Tom Kiely

 Your Website Needs You! 

Website Committee: Enda Ryan, Noreen Fahy, Margaret Cowan, Michael Barry, Marie McGrath and Aileen Óg Groome

Many thanks to all those who contributed photographs and news items for this week’s current news. Well done!

Send your email to: info@borrisoleigh.ie

Also, if you like what you see and want to leave a comment, remember to use the Guestbook!

While we make every effort possible to ensure that the information contained in this Website is accurate and complete, we cannot accept and legal liability as a result of the inaccuracy or incompleteness of the information presented to users of this site.