Gowran - Cleere’s stretch lead at top of league

CLEERES STRETCH LEAD AT TOP OF LEAGUE - Cleere’s Bar have stretched their lead at the top of the Kilkenny & District Floodlit league to 3 points following a comprehensive 4-0 victory over their nearest pursuers OS United recently.

CLEERES STRETCH LEAD AT TOP OF LEAGUE - Cleere’s Bar have stretched their lead at the top of the Kilkenny & District Floodlit league to 3 points following a comprehensive 4-0 victory over their nearest pursuers OS United recently.

Last night(Tuesday) they were in action against Gathabawn, while next Tuesday the 12th of February, AP Systems will provide the opposition.

Victory in both those games will put them in the driving seat in their attempt to become Division Two champions.

RED MILLS RACE DAY - Following the success of Thyestes raceday recently, attention now turns to Saturday week 16th February for the Red Mills Race Day.

Always a very prestigious event on the racing calendar and around the parish, a huge crowd is expected to gather for what should be a magnificent days racing. The Red Mills Hurdle and Red Mills Chase will be the two feature races for a 7 race card that commences at 2pm.

As usual on race day, there will be a free shuttle bus service leaving Kilkenny and Carlow before and after racing.

For further details about the Red Mills Race Day check out www.gowranpark.ie

GOWRAN PANTOMIME SOCIETY - Alice in Wonderland will be the Pantomime Society’s 14th annual production since it commenced back in 2000, and this year there will be 5 shows, meaning an extra show compared to previous years.

The show will commence next Tuesday evening February 12th at 8pm with nightly shows also taking place on Wednesday 13th February, Friday February 15th, Saturday February 16th(Red Mills Race Day) with the final show, a matinee on Sunday 17th February at 3pm.

As is tradition, there is no Thursday night show – Valentines Day Thursday 14th February – due to the weekly bingo.

There are concession tickets for Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th February.

Tickets are €25 per family which includes 2 adults and 2 children. For bookings call Eileen Byrne on 056 7726117.