4 October 2023

Borrisoleigh Active Social Club

The October meeting of Borrisoleigh Active Social Club takes place tonight (Wednesday) October 4th at 7pm in the Community Centre. A group of our members heading are off for their Autumn break next Sunday to Kenmare. Among their activities they will visit Garnish Island and Allihies Copper Mines. Hopefully everybody has a great time. 


Parish News


Saturday  7th October at 7 pm

         Tom Hurley  Months Mind.

         Seamus Ryan, Cooltaggle  Anniversary

         Peggy Ryan (Sally), Currabaha  Anniversary

          Also pray for Mary Gleeson, Dublin & Ballyroan, Borrisoleigh, who died recently.

U-15 Hurlers:

Congratulations to our U-15 hurlers who won the North Final las weekend. It was a great achievement. Well done to all concerned.

Senior Camogie

Hard luck to our Senior Camogie Team who lost the county semi final in the Ragg last Sunday. Despite their best efforts they just came up short on the day. Well done to them all on what was a fantastic 1st season in the Senior Division.


1. Experienced a cardiac event? ‘It’s Cardiac Rehab!’ – a podcast series for you – developed by the Irish Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Irish Heart Foundation to support your recovery. It’s all about getting you better than before. https://irishheart.ie/services-for-you/its-cardiac-rehab-podcast/ .
2. Do you feel called to seek God in prayer & contemplation, monastic work and community life? The Cistercian community at St. Mary’s Abbey, Glencairn invite single women, aged 19-40, to our upcoming monastic vocations weekend on 27th – 29th October 2023. Please contact our vocation director, Sr Sarah at vocations@glencairnabbey.org. Visit www.glencairnabbey.org for more details.
3. The Diocese of Elphin wishes to recruit a Coordinator of Youth and Young Adult Ministry. The role is to foster existing initiatives in youth and young adult ministry, and to work towards building the relationships which will lead to fresh initiatives in centres of population throughout the Diocese of Elphin. Closing date for applications is Monday 16th October 2023 at 5pm. Job Description and Application form are available on ww.elphindiocese.ie.

Scoil Naomh Cualán

Cross Country Championship

There were smiles all round in Scoil Naomh Cualán last Thursday after the cross country championship in Thurles. It’s always a great event for our senior school children. Well done to all who participated. With 5 individual medals and team medals for our 3rd/4th class girls and 5th/6th team medals we had a really successful day
A huge thanks to the organisers who did a great job organising the event in Crokes after Storm Agnes threatened the whole event. We are already looking forward to next year’s event! 



Coffee Morning Photos


Knitting and Crochet Group

The Knitting and Crochet Group resumes activities next Wednesday September 13th from 10.00am to 11.30am. New members always welcome. 

Borrisoleigh Historical Society

Eucharistic Adoration


Sustainable Energy Communities

You are invited to an autumn series of short online meetings (by zoom) for  Tipperary community groups and SECs interested in developing local energy projects. The meetings take place on Wednesday evenings, 8pm, by zoom, during September and October, beginning on Wednesday September 13th.

To confirm your attendance just text your name and email to 085-7409023 or enter your details at this web address: www.bit.ly/mwswreg  and you will receive the link for the meeting.


The event will include 

  • Update on supports available under SEAI’s Sustainable Energy Communities Programme

  • The process of getting SEAI to fund a local Energy Audits and a energy plan for your community

  • Examples of other local community energy projects

  • Discussion and questions

The meeting will be hosted by Gearóid Fitzgibbon, the Sustainable Energy Communities mentor for the SEAI. (Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland).

Chair Yoga and Meditation

There is active retirement Chair Yoga and Meditation in the Community Centre, Borrisoleigh at 11am on Thursday mornings. They are run in 4 week blocks.  To book ring Nora Shanahan on 087-1473457.



Scór News


If anyone in the parish is interested in entering or want to know more about it they can contact our Chairperson Carol Bradshaw on 086 371 2952

Variety Concert

Borrisoleigh Meals on Wheels

Pic of the Past

Bridie McSherry S.R.N. who resided at Pallas Street

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