Ballylooby Duhill



A coffee morning in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and South Hospice will take place in Duhill Hall, on March 16. Daffodil merchandise will be on sale along with bunches of fresh daffodils, cakes etc and tickets for a raffle that will be held during the morning. 10am – 2pm in Duhill Hall on Friday, March16. Come along and enjoy tea/coffee and biscuits for this very worthy cause. As always your support will be greatly appreciated

BALLYLOOBY/LADIES CLUB Ballylooby Ladies Club are holding their A.G.M. on this Wednesday, March 7, at Ballylooby Community Hall. To be able to have an input on what takes place in the club over the next year all members are asked to attend. Membership fee of €E10 will be taken up on night .New members are always welcome. Tea coffee and chat to end night BRIAN BORUS CAMOGIE:

Our u16s played Ballyporeen in a challenge game on Wednesday night. Thanks to Ballyporeen for inviting us to play. Team: Norma Kennedy, Regina Cooney, Kayleigh O’ Brien, Ellen English, Eilish Kennedy, Fiona Burke, Jessica Myers, Laura Morrissey, Helena Walsh, Linda Murphy, Niamh Walsh, Ciara Hickey and Caoimhe Reidy.

Well done to Caoimhe Condon and Laura Morrissey who lined out in the blue and gold against Limerick in the first round of the u14 Munster Championship on Saturday.

Registration is now due for all player and Mentors. The cost is €E20 per registration. Please hand up to any of the Committee Members.

Indoor training has started in Clogheen on Thursday Evenings in the GAA club house. u8’s 6pm to 6.45pm, u10/12 6.45pm to 7.30pm, u15 7.30pm to 8.15pm.


Ballylooby Tug-a-War Social this Saturday, March 10, at 7.30pm E15. Limited number of tickets available Further details from Ml. Kenneally 087-8266206 or Tom O’Brien 086-8304368

BALLYLOOBY PARENT & TODDLER GROUP The Parent and Toddler Group will meet in the Hall on Monday, March 12. Further information contact Lucy on 086-8185690.


The GAA club is trying to raise some funds through the method of collecting scrap metal from the parish. So if you have anything that you think would help the cause please contact Derek Coffey on 0868536681. We are looking for any old unwanted items that may be around the house, farmyard or even stuck in the ditch that you would like removed. We will do all the hard work all you have to do is call Derek and the Club will arrange the collection.


Club membership is now due and can be paid to any committee member. We have reduced our membership rates for the coming year in order to try to increase the number of members within the club. Fees: Adult player €E40; Player E10; Adult non player €E10; Family €E30. All of these rates will increase after March 17. Contact Alan Kennedy for more information on 086 0537342


The death occurred of Michael Hanrahan, late of Castlegrace, during the past week. We extend our sympathy to his wife Eileen, son Pat, daughters Mary-Anne and Helen, son in-law, daughter in-law grandchildren, relatives and friends. Michael’s requiem mass was held in Duhill Church on Thursday 2nd March followed by his interment in the adjoining cemetery. (May he rest in peace)

GRAIGUE COMMONAGE MEETING A meeting will be held next Monday night, March 12, at Duhill Community Hall at 8pm with regard to Graigue Commonage.

All those who have right/claim and those who are renting or using a right are asked to attend. For further information contact Edmund O’Sullivan 086 8110780 or Dom Ryan 086 1511764.