Congratulations to Vincent Stapleton Pallas Cross, who was ordained A Deacon at Maynooth College last Sunday. Best wishes to him in his future ministry. Pictured above with his parents Matt and Biddy

 Vincent with his parents and three brothers

Mizen to Malin Cycle Challenge by the Borrisoleigh Cycling Team

Borrisoleigh Cycling Team at Mizen Head

Moving well

View from above

 Replacing lost energy.  Well done to all







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Janes Flower Cabin

Jane’s Flower Cabin is a finalist and has been short listed for Mrs2be Best Wedding Industry Newcomer Brides choice Award 2014 with the result will be announced mid June. On the 15th June Jane’s Flower Cabin will be one year old of opening our doors in Borrisoleigh to help us celebrate we will be running competitions, have give aways and a few lovely bouquets around so watch this space and also watch in your area for them lovely bouquets 

Lourdes Church Gate Collection

The Cashel and Emly Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes takes place in June. The Borrisoleigh Lourdes Invalid Fund will be holding their Annual Church Gate Collection on Saturday and Sunday 7th and 8th June in Borrisoleigh and Ileigh. Your support would be gratefully appreciated.

Borris-Ileigh Camogie Club

Training times for next week will be text to parents. For health and safety reasons, parents are asked to stay to supervise children at this age level. Help is always needed. If any parent would like to be involved with the coaching of these teams, please let any committee member know.

Under 8 Blitz

U8’s played a great blitz in Toomevara last Saturday. Two teams togged out for Borris-Ileigh, and played against Kilruane, Toomevara and Silvermines. Borris-Ileigh were victorious in some of there games and really enjoyed the day

Semi-Finals date and venue has yet to be announced. Details will follow shortly.

REMEMBER: If you intend to train or play with Borris-Ileigh Camogie Club this season, you must be registered. It is essential to contact Paula Ryan (087 9035949) Club Registrar or your team manager.

Camogie club merchandise now available Hoodies, tracksuits, t-shirts, jerseys and raincoats available.
Please contact Caroline at 0861522716. 

 Linda O’Connor Memorial Tournament 2014

Vinny O’Connor presenting the trophy to Shauna Rabbitte (captain) after their great win

The winning Borris-Ileigh Team

Deirdre Corcoran (player of the tournament) with Shauna Rabbitte

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To glorious sunshine The Linda O’Connor Tournament took place last Saturday 31/05/14. Visiting teams were Douglas, Co Cork and Drom-Inch(last years winners).

Borris beat Drom in the 1st match, score of 3g 10p to 2g 07p.
Scorers: D Corcoran 1-07 (1-04 from frees), M Maher 1-01, N O Donoghue 2p, M Bradshaw 1g.

Borris vs Douglas. Final Score: Borris-Ileigh 5-06 – Douglas 3-03
Scorers: D Corcoran 1-01 (1p free), N O’Brien 0-01, N O’Donoghue 0-04, C Kenny 2g, M Ryan 1g, J Kelly 1g (1 from free).

In an exciting final verus our neighbouring and reigning shield holders, Drom-Inch, we were level at full time.
After extra time, the full time score was 2-09 Borris-Ileigh, 1-08 Drom-Inch.
Scorers: D Corcoran 0-05 (2p from frees), C Kenny 0-01, M Bradshaw 0-01, M Maher 0-01, N O’Donoghue 1-01, S Kinane 1g.

This was a fantastic parish day, one in which Linda’s spirit was shining down with the beautiful sunshine.

St. Cualans Social Club

St. Cualans social club would like to welcome you to a coffee morning in the community centre on Thursday morning after 10am mass commencing this Thursday June 5th. Come and join us for a cuppa and a chat. All are welcome. We hope this will become a monthly event.

Also, we will hold our annual 5K walk on Saturday June 14th at 2pm. Sponsorship cards have been distributed to the children of the parish and are in all local shops. Please give generously. Thank you. 

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Pic of the Past……….down memory lane

Back: Michael Stapleton, Oliver McSherry, Timmy Delaney, Harry Groome and Lar Smith
Front: Paddy Dolan, Patrick Ryan and Gerry Ryan, Chapel Street
Pictured in the Boys’ Old National School, Main Street in the 1950s (Opposite the Lantern Inn)


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