DAWN MASS : Next Sunday ( Easter Sunday a Mass at dawn will be celebrated in Ballinard cemetery at 6. pm. All are invited to come along to this first ever for the parish of Herbertstown. Easter ceremonies in Herbertstown church – Holy Thursday, Mass 7.30 pm – Holy Hour 9 to 10 on Thursday – Good Friday , Stations of the cross at 7,30 after the Lords Passion at 3. pm and on Saturday ceremonies at 7.30 pm.
BATTLE OF THE BANDS: Battle of the bands on Saturday April 6 at 8 pm in Bruff rugby club with proceeds going towards Brendan Ring and Martin Hartnett’s fund raising in aid of the Cliona Ring Foundation and the Lourdes Invalid fund for their 800 km cycle from Nantes to Lourdes next June. Performing bands include Nightfall, Reverse, the Hearse, the Three Chords, Nevertheless, Wonderwall, and Cairde Ceoil. Admission €10 with finger food available. A great nights entertainment is assured.