Lourdes Church Gate Collection

The Cashel and Emly Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes takes place in June. The Borrisoleigh Lourdes Committee will be holding their annual Church gate collection on Saturday and Sunday 14th and 15th May in Borrisoleigh and Ileigh.

As this is our only means of meeting the costs involved in sending local deserving cases to Lourdes we very much depend on your generosity and we thank you for the support that you give to this worthy cause.

Eamonn an Chnoic Loop Walk

Upperchurch Happy Heart Walk of the Eamonn an Chnoic Loop
will take place on Friday 13th commencing at 7.30 outside the Community Centre 

Would you like to grow your own Fruit & Vegetables…but don’t
have the space?
Grow your own:
Carrots, parsnips, onions, scallions, broccoli, lettuce, rhubarb, herbs and much more.
Allotments to let in Borrisoleigh call Ann (087) 3619635 after 6pm.
€100 half plot and €200 full plot per annum. 10% discount on first 10 plots sold.

Clodgh Macra News

Congratulations to Eamon Ryan, John Ryan (Fantane) and Micheal Ryan who came 1st in the North Tipp FBD farm skills competition last Sunday May 8th.They will now go on to represent North Tipperary in the next round and we wish them the very best of luck. The competition which involves fencing and tractor skills was hotly contested among all the clubs in North Tipperary. Well done also to Alan Ryan, John Ryan (Glenkeen) and Matthew Carey who came 2nd in the competition beating Newport, Aglish and Devil’s Bit.

Borris-Ileigh GAA Draw

 Borris-Ileigh GAA News

Junior A Hurling: Last Saturday evening we had a good win over Ballina at home. We have now qualified for the League semi-final. The date time and venue we will confirm when known. Your support would be greatly
appreciated for this match.
Senior Hurling: Our next match is against Nenagh and this is fixed for Sunday the 15th. in Toomevara at 7pm. Well done to Dan Mc Cormack and the Tipp Minors who defeated Cork last Sunday.

Club merchandise is available every Saturday in the pavilion between 11am and 1pm or contact 087 9439531.

This month the Tipp GAA Draw starts up again and anyone interested in joining this fantastic draw contact T.F.Stapleton or any committee member.

The club extends its sympathies to the family and relatives of Mary Harkin and Stephen Hennessy who passed away recently. Ar dheis de go raibh a anamacha dilis.

Borris-Ileigh GAA Lotto

Thursday 5th May

Jackpot: €11,200(Not won)

Numbers: 3, 8, 12, 19 

€50 Lucky Dip winners:

Edel Whelan c/o Gleesons
Michael Ryan, Mt. George
Joe McGrath c/o Gleesons
Mike Ryan, Pallas Street

Next draw: Thursday 12th May in Coffey’s Bar
Jackpot: €11,400

Marion Hall Lotto


Numbers: 5, 17, 20, 22

No Winner

2 Match 3 @ €75

G. Slattery, Upperchurch
Denise Ryan, Gortalough

Next Week’s Lotto Jackpot


Pic of the past….down memory lane
A Snowy Morning in Glenanogue – 1940s
Connie Stapleton, Dinny Maher, Jack O’ Shea, Jimmy Chadwick, Paddy Kenny,
Eddie Kenny (with greyhound), Paddy Carey and Paddy Bourke

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