Dundrum

LOCAL NEWS CONTACT:

LOCAL NEWS CONTACT:

If you have any items that you would like to include in the Dundrum news please contact Sean Breen at 062-71131 or email to sean.breen@environ.ie. Deadline is Sunday night for inclusion in the following weeks Nationalist.

CONFIRMATION.

Congratulations to the 51 girls and boys who received their confirmation from his Grace Archbishop Dermot Clifford in the Church of The Assumption Knockavilla on Tuesday last.

KNOCK PILGRIMAGE.

The annual pilgrimage of Our Lady’s Sodality to Knock shrine will take place on May 29 and 30.

ST JOSEPH’S YOUNG PRIESTS SOCIETY

A meeting of St Josephs Young Priest’s Society will be held in the Sacristy of St Brigid’s Church, Donaskeigh, on Wednesday night, March 14, at 7.30pm. Members are advised that annual subscriptions are now due and will be gratefully received on the night.

SEPTIC TANK REGULATIONS MEETING.

Deputy Mattie McGrath will hold a public meeting in relation to the Septic Tank Regulations Consultation Process in the Community Centre, New Inn on this Thursday, March 15, at 8.30pm. All are welcome

HOSPICE FUNDRAISER.

Dundrum House Hotel and Friends present their 10th Annual Hospice Fundraiser on Sunday, March 18, in Dundrum House Hotel, featuring soloist Susan Corcoran, followed by dancing to the popular Silver Dollar band. Doors opening at 7.30pm and finger food will be served. Admission is E25. Tickets can be purchased from Paddy Ryan (087) 9219297, William Fryday, Billy and Bernadette Shanahan, Austin and Mary Crowe or Dundrum House Hotel 062-71116.

DAFFODIL DAY

The Irish Cancer Society “Daffodil Day” will take place on Friday, March 23. E2,025 was raised in this area last year and we thank you for your generosity.

As in previous years, we are appealing for collectors for the day. We really do need more helpers. A little time goes a long way! Funds are needed now more than ever to continue the marvellous work undertaken by the hospice teams. For further information please contact Kay on 087-7999279.

KNOCKAVILLA COMMUNITY COUNCIL.

The Community Council are holding a kids Variety Show with a combo of Magic show, Puppet Show, and a disco in the Hall in Knockavilla on Friday, March 23, at 7.30pm. Admission is E3 per child. Accompanying adults are free.

YOUTH CLUB.

As the hall is being used on Friday the 23rd for the kids show, there will be no Youth Club on that night.

KICKHAM CAMOGIE.

Training.

Training continues Saturday morning’s from 10.30am to 11.15am for U6 and U8 and from 11.15am to 12.15pm for U10 and U12.

KICKHAM GAA SENIOR CLUB.

Sympathy.

We extend our deepest sympathies to Nancy and Joe Lonergan and Family Grenepark on the recent death of Nancy’s sister Mary O’Donnell (nee Connolly) of Baron Park Clonmel and late of Ardmayle. We also offer our condolences to Mary’s husband Joe, daughter Mary Brigid and the extended O’Donnell and Connolly families on their sad loss

Membership.

Contact Margaret Hayes, Michael Shanahan or any club officer to pay same. You are not covered by insurance until membership is paid. Adult players E50, U18 E10, Non player E25.

Senior Hurling.

Our seniors get their season underway on St Patricks Day with a home game against Roscrea in the Co. League throw in at 11.30am.

Junior Hurling.

Our juniors will start their season with a home game in the County junior league against Clonmel Og on Sunday next at 12pm, again best of luck to the team and management

U/21 (B) Football.

Our U/21 footballer’s game with Cappawhite/ Sologhead was not played and we were awarded a walkover. We are now into a semi final against Cashel King Cormacs which will be played in Clonoulty on this Friday night at 8pm.

Website

We have updated our website www.kdkickhams.tipperary.gaa.ie we will continue to include up to date results & fixtures for all clubs teams as well as all other club activities.