The Junior hurlers claimed their fourth victory from five games played in the Avondhu-Imokilly Div 1 HL when they defeated Castletownroche on a 3-13 to 0–16 scoreline at Castletownroche on Wednesday evening last, Following a close opening half very little separated the teams but on the changeover Ballygiblin showed the greater sharpness and urgency to run out victors. The team lined out as follows : Seamus Bermingham, Brian O’Gorman, Pat Norris, Shane Frewen, Kieran Duggan 0-1, Declan Power 1-1 (0-1f), Barry Coffey, Shane Beston 1-0, Diarmuid Lynch 0-1, Cain O’Mahony 0-2, Danny Duggan 0-7 (0-4f), Greg Carroll 1-1, Seanie Duggan, Stephen Fox, Seamus Barrett, Subs Paddy Kelly for Shane Beston (inj) Eoin Coughlan for Seanie Duggan,

Meanwhile the Under 14 hurlers qualified to meet Bride Rovers in the Feile na nGeal Under 14 BHC semi final when they defeated Fermoy 2-12 to 3-6 in a highly competitive quarter final at Ballygiblin on Friday evening last. The local side lined out as follows : Conor Coughlan, Jack Lewis, Lorcan Finn, Paudie O’Gorman, Diarmuid Lee, Sean O’Sullivan, Killian Roche, George Pendle 0-4 (0-2f, 0-1 ‘65’), Tadgh Finn 0-1, Dylan Reidy-Price, Kieran O’Doherty 0-1, Cathal O’Sullivan 0-4, Cathal O’Mahony, Aidan Donegan 2-0, Jack O’Sullivan 0-2(frees), Subs Mark Keane for Dylan Reidy-Price, Jack Corbett for Paudie O’Gorman,


Mitchelstown Flower & Garden Club will have Horticulturist Colm O’Keeffe (Dairygold) for a bumper night of gardening in the Town Hall this Thursday April 26 8pm, Everyone welcome.


There are a number of people needed to substitute/cover for others on occasions at teh Adoration Chapel at Mitchelstown Parish Church. If you would like to sit with Jesus in prayer for an hour, but due to circumstances cannot to a fixed hour but who may be able to help out could contact Catherine 087 -7727496 or Nora 025 24149.


The 20th anniversary tour of the Liam Lawton Concert will be staged at the Parish Church Mitchelstown on Friday May 18th. Doors open at 7.30pm Concert begins at 8pm Plus special guests Bel Canto Choir. Tickets available at the Favourite, Hyland’s Bookshop, Parish Office, Farrell’s Centra and Irishtickets .ie


Mitchelstown Citizen’s Information Centre provides free, impartial and confidential information relating to social and public services, rights, and entitlements, based at Marian Hall, Convent Hill, Mitchelstown. Opening hours

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10am to 2pm Thursday 2pm to 4pm. Friday 7.30pm to 9pm. There are no appointments necessary. Tel 025 84600 Web –


Mitchelstown Lions Club will hold a monster bingo at T.O. Park this Sunday April 29 2.30pm. Proceeds towards COPE Sensory Garden Project.


The death occurred on April 14 of Mary O’Brien, (Nee Murphy) Kilfinane Road, Ballylanders and formerly Corrogurm, Mitchelstown, and Ballycrana

Kilross. The late Mary was predeceased by her husband William. There was a large attendance at the removal on Sunday evening from Frazer’s Funeral Home Galbally to Ballylanders Church and also at the Requiem Mass and burial on Monday. Interment took place to Ballinacourty Cemetery Aherlow. To her

sisters, brother, nieces, nephews, brothers in law, sisters in law, neighbours and friends we tender our sincere sympathy.


The death occurred on April 19 at his residence Castleknock, Dublin of Donal Mulryan. The late Donal was a native of Williamstown, Co Galway. His wife Nora (Nee Cox) was a native of Mitchelstown. There was a large attendance at the removal on Friday evening from his home to the Church of Our Lady Mother of the Church, Castleknock and also at the Requiem Mass and burial on Saturday. Interment took place to Clonsilla Churchyard. To his wife Nora, sons Peter, Paul, daughter Niamh, grandchildren Aoife and Ciara Simm, Tadgh, Isaac and Daniel Mulryan, family daughter in law, Caroline, brother, sisters, brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, Sr. M Finbar, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends we tender our sincere sympathy.


The death occurred on April 19 of Patrick (Pa) Sheedy, Knocklong Road, Ballylanders at Abbeylands Nursing Home Kildorrery. The late Pa was predeceased by his wife Mary. He was a popular member of the local community. There was a large attendance at the removal on Saturday evening from Ryan’s Funeral Home Ballylanders to the Church of the Assumption Ballylanders and also at the Requiem Mass and burial on Sunday. Interment took place to the local Cemetery. To his daughter Margaret, brother Liam (Mitchelstown)special niece Margaret Myers, cousins neighbours and friends we tender our sincere sympathy.