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Dick Walsh

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Dick Walsh

Congratulations Tom

Congratulations Tom

On Saturday evening last a surprise 60th birthday was held at the Kilkenny House Hotel, Freshford Road for local popular man Tom Cleere, Tullaroan Village. Tom is husband of Sadie and father of Ann Marie, Jimmy, Richard, David, Sarah, Fiona and Stephenie. A great night was had by all.

Whist Drive

A whist drive will be held in the Tullaroan community centre on Friday 28th June commencing at 8.45pm. Proceeds will go to Parish funds.

Golf Classic:

This years Tullaroan Hurling Club Golf Classic takes place in Rathdowney. Golf Club on Thursday 18th and Friday 19th July. The cost for a team of 4 including a meal is 160Euro.If you are interested in putting in a team or you are in a position to provide sponsorship please contact Mary Kenny 086 1511150 or Edward Holland 087 4128268

Kilkenny Alzheimer’s Support Group

Launch Night of CD Single ‘Alone’, Singer Colette Cullen. Thursday 27th June, Venue Kytlers Inn. Band Quarehawks and special guests on the night. €5 Entry, Spot Prizes. All proceeds going towards Kilkenny Alzheimer Society.

The Kilkenny Alzheimer Support Group for past and present carers of people with Alzheimer’s or dementia. Date: Wednesday 26th June . Time:4.00pm-5.30pm. Venue: Kilkenny Alzheimer day centre (Behind the village inn). The support group gives carers the opportunity to share information and give to support to each other. The support group is facilitated by a

clinical nurse specialist who is glad to provide information and support to carers. For more information contact Ruth on 056 7771230.

Safeguarding Children

A meeting will be held in the community centre on Saturday 29th June at 8.15pm. It is important that all those who use the centre are present as this meeting concerns the safeguarding of our children.

Arthritis Ireland Kilkenny Branch

Volunteers & helpers needed: The Kilkenny Branch of Arthritis Ireland provides a range of information, events and services for people of all ages, living in the County of Kilkenny with all forms of arthritis such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia. Do you have secretarial or administration skills they want to put to use? Maybe a background in marketing or finance? We are actively encouraging people of all ages and who have interests in many areas to volunteer. The Kilkenny Branch of Arthritis Ireland would love to hear from you. You can tailor your level of involvement to suit your availability - Contacted us on 087 756 0324, emailkilkennyarthritis@gmail.com or find us on face book under Arthritis Ireland Kilkenny Branch

Leinster Senior Hurling Semi Final

Tommy Walsh, Mountgale played on the Kilkenny senior hurling team that drew with Dublin in the Leinster hurling semi final held at O’Moore Park, Portlaoise on Sunday last. Padraig Walsh was on the panel. They will line out again on Saturday at 7pm for the replay.

Pilgrimage to Knock

The annual pilgrimage to Knock with Urlingford Parish will take place on Thursday 11th July. A bus will leave Tullaroan Village at 8am and if you are planning to travel please give your names to Lily Kirk or Fr. P. Guilfoyle as soon as possible.

Recently Deceased

Deepest sympathy to the Kavanagh family Freshford and the Maher families Tullaroan on the recent sudden death of Catherine Kavanagh.

O’Byrne Cup Hurling

Tullaroan senior hurling team overcame the Emeralds by one point in the first round of the O’Byrne cup hurling competition.

Open Evening at Rathbeagh

Rathbeagh Farmhouse, Ballyragget is hosting an Open evening on Sunday 30th June 2013 from 6 pm till 10 pm. For details please visit our website www.rathbeaghfarmhouse.com.

Hurler’s Co-op Draw

Richard Coughlan was the lucky winner of €400.00 in the 1st. raffle of the hurler’s co-op draw. The ticket was sold by the Tullaroan hurling club.

Roinn D. Elevin a Side Hurling

Scoil Ruadháin hurling team went under to Clogh/Moonenroe in the Roinn D schools hurling final held at Nowlan Park on Wednesday evening last