Tullaroan - Dick is well at 95 years young

HALE AND HEARTY AT 95 - Congratulations to Dick Walsh, The Church, Tullaroan who celebrated his 95th birthday on St. Patrick’s Day.

HALE AND HEARTY AT 95 - Congratulations to Dick Walsh, The Church, Tullaroan who celebrated his 95th birthday on St. Patrick’s Day.

USED CLOTHING DRIVE - A used clothing drive will be held on Thursday 21st March. Clothes may be left outside the Community Centre before 12 noon. Proceeds will go to an Irish run orphanage in Nairobi.

I.N.T.O./EBS HANDWRITING COMPETITION - Scoil Ruadháin had six winners in the I.N.T.O./EBS Handwriting competition. Molly, Anna, Kate and Rose won in the Infant category, Katie won in the category for 1st/2nd classes and Amy won in the category for 3rd/4th classes. They were presented with their prizes by Seán Ó hArgáin, Mayor of Kilkenny, at a reception in Springhill Hotel on TuesdayMarch12th..

OSSORY PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES - This year the pilgrimage takes place from 22nd to 27th May. Booking forms are available from Glenmore Parish Office on 051880414. Opening hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 1030am to 2.30pm.

DEIRDRE MAHER SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING - Congratulations to all the dancers from the Deirdre Maher School of Irish Dancing who had a very successful day at the Marble City Championships in Kilkenny at the weekend. They took home 15 first places. Best of luck to Sydney Coyne, Katie Coughlin and Kim Ryan who will be taking part in World Irish Dancing Championships next weekend in the City West Hotel, Dublin.

BORD NA NÓG - Tullaroan Bord Na Nóg will hold a cabaret in Connolly’s Lounge, Tullaroan on Sunday 24th March commencing at 9pm