Emigrants Newsletter collection this weekend in Fethard

The annual church gate collection for the Fethard & Killusty Emigrants Newsletter will take place in Fethard and Killusty this weekend, October 26 and 27.

The annual church gate collection for the Fethard & Killusty Emigrants Newsletter will take place in Fethard and Killusty this weekend, October 26 and 27.

We ask for your continued support for this annual production which is now in operation for over 50 years and posted free of charge to our emigrants and families living away from home.

This year, with emigration again rising steadily, we depend on your donations to provide this much appreciated service to our parish emigrants.

Donations can be handed in to Carmel Rice, Brookhill, Fethard, or Joe Kenny, Rocklow Road, Fethard, or alternatively put in an envelope with your name and address and handed in at our Church Gate Collection at the weekend. All donations of €10 and over will be acknowledged in this year’s issue of the Newsletters. Donations can also be made online at the following web address: www.fethard.com/donate/

Fethard Players start 
rehearsals

Fethard Players are currently rehearsing a wonderful play ‘Miss Rose White’ by Barbara Lebow, which will be staged in the Abymill Theatre from Wednesday, November 20, to Sunday, November 24.

The television film adaptation of the 1985 play, first aired on April 26, 1992, received five Emmy Awards as well as the Humanitas Prize in the 90 minute category - an award intended to promote human dignity, meaning, and freedom.

News for the nationalist

Items for inclusion on our weekly Fethard News pages can be emailed before noon on Mondays to news@fethard.com or delivered by hand to Joe Kenny, Rocklow Road, Fethard.