GOWRAN PITCH & PUTT CLUB - Last Wednesday Gowran Pitch & putt club celebrated the achievements of their members who won prizes over the last season. Club captain Tommy O’Neill presented awards to Dickie Dreeling, Michael Kehoe, George Madden, Patsy Gibbons, Marie Power, Stasia Heafey and Patsy Kirk. This club is open to new members and offers a real Irish welcome to new members. The pitch & putt course is maintained to a very high standard thanks to the efforts of the committee.
DUNGARVAN CARDS - Winners of last Thursday’s game were ; Michael Phelan / Marty Hanlon .who clocked up 11 games. Runners up with 10 games were ; Liam Fennelly / Pat Fowler. Table prize went to ; James Gaule / Jim McDonald. THe announcement that regular player at the Thursday game Bill Fitzpatrick was to celebrate his 94th Birthday on the Monday was greeted with loud applause and calls of happy birthday. Bill and his son Nicky are regular players at the weekly card game in Dungarvan Hall.
YOUNG IRELANDS LOTTO - No Jackpot winner last week. Numbers drawn ; 6-12-13-20. E 35 winners ; Mary Farrell, Pat O’Neill, Des Kehoe,Martin Brophy, Carmel Barcoe.
A RARE TREAT - This Friday and Saturday presents a rare opportunity for the people of the local area to enjoy a piece oftheatre that up to now was only available in Kilkenny City or other large venues . Gowran has for many years presented an annual Pantomime which has highlighted the talent that abounds in the area .The newly formed “ Gowran Theatre Group “ should and probably will enjoy the support of the people of Gowran Parish and all lovers of Theatre. If you haven’t booked some tickets will be available on the door.