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Corr: David Smyth. Tel: 087 9177432. e-mail: davidpatrick7@eircom.net

Darren Grimes Cycle

Darren Grimes is doing a 4 day cycle for causes and he needs all the support he can get here is a little information about the cycle in his own words: “Back in January a friend of mine put up a post on facebook about the cycle and I thought to myself Id like to give that a shot so I got onto the lads running it and they were very helpful next thing I know I have signed up for it. It’s a cycle over 4 days 444km will be covered. I am excited nervous and just mad to get out on the road there is over 95 of us doing the cycle and crew of two ambulances crews and helpers with us over the 4 days. The four charities are Inner city helping the homeless , Friends of the coombe, My canine companion Autism service dogs and Irish Autism Action.” If you wish to contact Darren its darrengrimes2002@hotmail.com. I am waiting some more information from Darren as soon as I get it I will keep you informed .

Link: mycharity.ie http://www.mycharity.ie/event/darren_grimess_event .

Street Vintage Day

The All-Ireland Vintage day is taking place in Streete this year on July 12. Also on the 11th of July the Philip Moran Memorial Tractor Run takes place at 4pm from Kilmore Streete. For more info you contact Brian Nerney 086 2596656 John Parker 086 8301347 Chairman John White 086 0604042

Ardscoil Phadraig

Ardscoil Phádraig are currently finalising their enrolment process for FETAC Level 5 courses in Animal Care and Nursing Studies. These FETAC Level 5 courses are suitable for both school leavers and mature students who wish to return to education and gain new skills or employment. Please contact the school on 043 6686209 for further details


Numbers 6, 9, 16, 26. No winner. Draw winners are Patrica Moran, Liam Doyle, Ann Halligan. Sellers prize: Veronica Donnelly. Jackpot next draw €3,000 will take place on the 29th June in Connaughton’s Pub.


All houses in the parish should have received a update letter if anyone hasn’t received one yet please inform any member of the committee and we will be glad to give you one.