Cashel News in Brief....

Holly Walk

Holly Walk

This year’s walk takes place this coming Sunday, December 9, and everybody is welcome. A festive picnic will be provided during the walk and a great time will be had by all. Just come along to Cashel, opposite the fire station, before 11am with rain gear, warm clothes and boots or good shoes. It is also a good idea to have a change of clothes and footwear in the car for after the walk. This is Mid Tipp Hill Walkers 23rd annual holly walk, and will be led as usual by John G O’Dwyer. For further details check out our website at or call Dan Condren at 0872273082.

Social Dancing for the Festive Season

Social tea dance in Halla na Feile on Friday, December 14, with dancing from 9pm to midnight. Music is by Dave Lawlor and teas and sandwiches will be served. Admission is €8. Make a note in your diary of a social tea dance on December 28. Great dancing on the best dance floor in Munster.

Dancing classes continue on Tuesday evenings from 8.3pm to 10.45pm with an extra half hour added on for ‘Ballroom’ and all for €5.

Cashel and Rosegreen Journal

The Cashel and Rosegreen Journal is now on sale in local shops for €10, it is also available from any committee member. Great compliments are being paid by those who have already bought their copy and in many cases - arm loads of copies for posting abroad.

Pop-Up Bookshop

Cashel Lions Club are running a second-hand bookshop in Cantwell’s Bar, Main Street, for the month of December. They have a large selection of novels, thrillers and a good number of works by Irish writers.

The shop will be open on Fridays from 2pm to 5pm and Saturdays 12noon to 5pm. Anyone who would like to contribute books to the shop will be greatly appreciated. If you would like to do so contact 0872246245.

Christmas Coffee Morning and Crafts

Cashel Library will hold a Christmas Coffee Morning, on Wednesday, December 12, from 11am to 1pm. St John the Baptist Girls Choir will be with us to add a festive flair to the morning! All welcome.

Christmas Craft Workshops on Saturday, December 15, and Friday, December 21, few spaces still left please ring or call in to book your child’s place!

Tea Dance

Christmas Social Tea Dance in Rosegreen Community Hall on Friday, December 7. Music by Fernando. Dancing from 9pm to 12 midnight. Refreshments served.

Cashel Town F.C. Lotto

Results for Saturday, December 5. The numbers drawn were 3, 9, 23, 24. The jackpot of €11,750 was not won

Lucky Dip Winners: Ann Marie Burgess, Lisronagh; Noreen Leen, Haigs Terrace; P.J. Colville, OLiver Plunkett Park, Cashel; Kathleen Landy, Golden; Mary Kennedy, Boherclough Street, Cashel; Dolores O’Brien, The Rock, Cashel; Teresa Heffernan, Woodlawn, Cashel.

Annual Collection

Cashel Day Care Centre for the Elderly are holding their annual collection on Friday, December 14. Please give generously.