Ballylooby Duhill



Developing and choosing plants for a Cottage Garden, with Mary Skelly of Kilcoran Garden Centre, will take place in Ballylooby Community Hall on Wednesday, May 1, at 8pm. All are welcome.


Ballylooby Ladies Club will hold their monthly meeting in Ballylooby Community Hall on Wednesday, May 1, at 7.15pm. All members are requested to attend.


It’s that time of year again when the Annual Tractor run will commence from Ardfinnan Green at midday on Sunday, May 19. There is always a very large entry of tractors for this event, and as well as the tractor run, lots of activities takes place including the very popular tug-a-war pull.


The weekly card drive in Duhill Hall concluded for the winter period on Sunday last. Winners on the night were Tom O’Brien, and James English, Second price was Tom Noonan and Tom Beary. Lucky table: John English and Patsy Coffey, Joe Loughnane and John Mangan. Accumulator won by Patsy Coffey and John English. Thanks to Pat Lonergan on behalf of Duhill Community Council who ran the card drive each Sunday night and thanks to everybody who supported the drive and we look forward to seeing you all in late September/ early October


Our club had a very busy weekend with the U8s and U10s taking part in a Blitz’s last Saturday morning hosted by the Cahir camogie club. The girls played Cahir and Ballybacon. The U12s played Moyle Rovers in the next round of their Championship game on Saturday last also. The U14s are in a quarter final on Tuesday, April 30, against Ballingarry in Ballylooby at 7pm.


Brian Borus Ladies Football Club is hosting a Fashion Show in St. Paul’s Community Centre, Clogheen on Thursday, May 9, at 8.30pm. Wine and food will be served on the night and there will be half time entertainment. Tickets €15 each and are available from Nora 0860688109, Anne 087 9783898 or any of the committee. It was a great week for our underage teams. The u14 team played Cahir in the opening game of their campaign in the A Championship. They were deserving winners on a scoreline of 6-12 to 4-3. Team: Michaela Rossiter, Kayleigh O’Brien, Mary Kenneally, Roisin Murray, Helena Walsh, Jane Hyland, Ciara Hickey, Laura Morrissey, Fiona Burke, Linda Murphy, Niamh Walsh, Caoimhe Ryan, Ciara Morrissey, Norma Kennedy and Emma White. Subs; Nadia Keating, Caoimhe Reidy, Shannon Morrissey, Zoe Lynch, Ciara Fitzgerald, Roisin Condon and Lorraine Burke.

The u16 team played Arravale Rovers in the replay of the County C semi-final last Sunday in Clogheen. This time the girls made no mistakes and won comprehensively on a scoreline of 6-7 to 2-5. Well done to them all and best of luck in the final which will be held next weekend. Team: Amy Tobin, Chloe Sweeney, Ellen English, Claire Doyle, Helena Walsh, Niamh Walsh, Ciara Hickey, Caoimhe Condon, Laura Morrissey, Eilish Kennedy, Jane Hyland, Fiona Burke, Norma Kennedy, Jessica Myers and Linda Murphy. Subs: Kayleigh O’Brien, Mary Kenneally, Emma White, Michaela Rossiter and Caoimhe Ryan