Burncourt

SOUTH TIPPERARY RURAL ARTS

SOUTH TIPPERARY RURAL ARTS

“The Tuff Yokes,” a night of stand up comedy and humorous song, featuring Pat Hayes and guest artist, is the show being hosted by South Tipperary Rural Arts Group in St. Paul’s Community Centre, Clogheen on Friday, June 29, at 8.15pm. Please note that this night of comedy is for over 18s only. Tickets are €15 and are available from Lynn 086/6086638, Breeda 087/6967661, from Maureen Creed’s Shop in Burncourt and from the Fruit and Vegetable Shop in Clogheen, 087/7984929.

BATTLE OF THE PARISH

All areas are asked to start getting their teams ready for the annual “Battle of the Parish” to be held during Burncourt Community Council’s Festival in July. The events will include members taking part in a Car Treasure Hunt, testing their skills in “I’m a Celebrity, Get me out of here”, Fancy Dress Parade and the Final on the Gala Day, Sunday, July 22.

FESTIVAL ART COMPETITION

As part of the Festival programme, there will be an Art Competition for the pupils from Burncourt National School, with the following age categories - U7, U10 and U13.

CHRISTENING

Wishing God’s Blessing on baby Muireann Butler who was baptised last Saturday in Burncourt Church. Muireann is daughter of John and Marian Butler. Congratulations

ATHLETICS WINS

Congratulations to Danny Smith, Burncourt on two great wins during the last two weeks. Danny won the 5km Race in Ballyclough on June 16, and the Eddie Murphy Memorial Trophy in the 5km in Pallesgreen on June23. Well Done Danny.

BRIAN BORU’S FOOTBALL

Last Wednesday we bowed out of the u12 B Championship with a defeat to Lattin Cullen in the County Final.

For a full report see the Clogheen Notes.