Apr 13

Catherine Whyte Prat

Reporter:

Catherine Whyte Prat

School Enrolment: Parents who would like their child/children to attend Caherelly National School are asked to please enroll them by Friday April 26. The office can be contacted on 061 351812 for further information. We are a seven teacher school situated in a rural setting. We are only a short distance from Limerick city and only 3 miles from Ballyneety village on the main Limerick/Kilmallock Road.

School Enrolment: Parents who would like their child/children to attend Caherelly National School are asked to please enroll them by Friday April 26. The office can be contacted on 061 351812 for further information. We are a seven teacher school situated in a rural setting. We are only a short distance from Limerick city and only 3 miles from Ballyneety village on the main Limerick/Kilmallock Road.

Ballybricken Group Water Scheme: The Ballybricken Group Water Scheme will hold its Annual General Meeting on Friday April 12 at 7.30pm in the Parochial Hall, Caherelly. Following the AGM, there will be an Extraordinary General Meeting at 8.15pm. The EGM will discuss the upgrading of the Group Water Scheme, to ensure the continuation of a quality water supply and the financing of this necessary work. Shareholders are strongly encouraged to attend this important meeting. This is your chance to be informed and influence the outcome. Anyone looking for further information can email bbgws@hotmail.com or call 087 2570124.

Condolence: Sincere sympathies are extended to Helen and Ger Kiely and family on the recent death of Helen’s father, George Spillane. Mr Spillane was interred last week.

GAA Lotto Draw: There was no Lotto Jackpot Winner this week. Numbers drawn were: 6, 10, 19, 25. Lucky dip winners: Tony Cross, Caroline Condon, Maria Owens and Paul Ryan. Jackpot is now €7,800. Tickets can be purchased in Scanlon’s Shop, local pubs, from promoters and online at: www.ballybrickenbohermoregaa.ie

Feile: The All Ireland U14 Club Hurling Feile Competition will be held in Limerick from July 5 – 7, as part of this competition we will be hosting a team and their mentors from outside of the county for two nights, any families wishing to help out and act as a host family please contact the club.

Concert: On Sunday, April 21st at 8.pm, Caherconlish will have the honour of welcoming Fr. Liam Lawton as he performs a concert in Our Lady, Mother of the Church, Caherconlish. The concert is being organised by Caherconlish/Caherline Parish Council. Tickets cost €20 and are available at Caherconlish Post Office or by contacting Phil on (087) 1363747 or Nuala on (086) 8443288 or email: Philomenamartin_619@hotmail.com

Pilgrimage: Year of Faith Pilgrimage to Medjugorje, from September 14 to 21 and departing from Shannon. Half Board accommodation €689 and includes airport transfers, taxes and spiritual guide. Accommodation is 2 minutes from church. Contact John O’Brien 061-380614.

Trócaire: Trócaire boxes are now due to be returned, please do so at your earliest convenience.

Congratulations: Congratulations to Bohermore NS on their recent win in the Feile Luimni; they won the senior trophy in the Irish drama section and got a highly commended in the younger group. A major achievement for a small school.