Fethard News in brief...

Eucharistic Adoration

Eucharistic Adoration

Eucharistic Adoration takes place in the Parish Church every Friday after 10am Mass to 12.30pm and from 6pm to 9pm; in the Abbey Church every Thursday after 1030am Mass up to 2pm; and in Killusty Church for one hour after Frist Friday Mass at 7.30pm.

Irish Dancing

Seven times world champion, Michelle Lawrence, will be starting a school of Irish Dance at the Convent Community Hall Fethard every Tuesday from September 10, at 3.30pm for children of all ages. Ring Michelle at 087 7827730

Dance Revolution

Dance Revolution classes take place every Friday at Convent Community Hall from 4pm to 5pm. Dances include Hip Hop and Break Dance for boys and girls age 4 upwards and the cost is €5 per week

Bridge Club

Fethard Bridge Club will resume their weekly game on Wednesday, September 11, in the Tirry Community Centre. Contact Eileen at Tel: 086 0781448.

Community Lotto

The numbers drawn on August 28 were: 6, 16, 25 and 26. We had no jackpot winner and no ‘Match 3’ winner. €50 each: The Friendship Club, Fr. Tirry Centre; Luke Hackett, c/o The Castle; and Una Ryan, c/o Tom Purcell.

‘Lucky Dip’ €50 each: Aine Cuc, An Coill, Fiodh Ard; Brid Chirubui, Barrettstown; and Thelma Griffith, Crampscastle.

GAA Lotto

€30 each: Tom Purcell Burke Street; P.J. Aherne, Prospect; Brendan Carey, Roscrea; Ann Butler, Main Street; and Denis O’Meara, St Patrick’s Place. €50 Lucky Dip ‘Sparky’, c/o The Lantern, Main Street.

Bunny Hops back

Bunny Hop music and movement for 0-4 year olds will reopen on Monday, September 9, at Fethard Convent Community Hall from 10am to 11am. contact Nicola at 087 6742401.


We are now inviting submissions for this year’s Emigrants’ Newsletter. Articles or photographs can be submitted to Joe Kenny, Rocklow Road, Fethard, or by email to newsletter@fethard.com