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.

MEETING

Deputy Mattie McGrath is holding a public meeting in relation to concerns raised about the future of small schools on this Thursday night, February 16, at 8.15pm in Cahir House Hotel, Cahir. Ms. Breda Fitzgerald, Principal, Newtown NS will address the meeting.

KNOCKAVILLA COMMUNITY COUNCIL NOTES.

Quiz.

The annual primary schools table quiz will this year take place in the Community Hall, Knockavilla, on Friday night, February 24, at 7.30pm. As with previous years, the two categories will be pupils from 3rd and 4th class which will compete for the Community Council shield, while pupils from 5th and 6th class will compete for the Michael Breen perpetual trophy.

This table quiz has attracted a huge amount of entrants from all the schools in the area, and it goes from strength to strength in it’s popularity. We look forward to the usual strong support from our local schools, and the committee would encourage parents to ensure their children have their teams sorted before the night. Teams of four is still only E12. Refreshments will be available to any parents who wish to remain in the hall while the quiz goes ahead.

KNOCKAVILLA DONASKEIGH YOUTH CLUB

Youth club will not be going ahead on Friday 24 as previously arranged as table quiz is on that evening in the Community hall. We will be back March 9. New members and volunteers remain welcome.

SOUTH TIPPERARY COUNTY COUNCIL

Graveyard fees. The County Council wish to announce that the purchase price of a grave space in the new graveyard in Knockavilla for the year 2012 is now E794.50 incl VAT.

KICKHAM GAA SENIOR CLUB NOTES.

Membership.

We are again calling on all involved in the club to please pay their membership fees as soon as possible. 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.

U/21 (B) Football.

Our U/21 footballers were defeated by the Rockwell /Rosegreen combo in Leahy Park Cashel on Sunday last. The final score was Kickhams 2-8 Combo 3-8. See match report.

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. Why don’t you take a look and let us know what you think. Tell family & friends that may be away and would like to keep up to date with club happenings.