Murroe / Boher Newsletter 10th November 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Mary Davis (née Mulkeen), Knocknagurteeny, Murroe

Sinead Dinneen, Corbally formerly Mongfune, Murroe

Anniversaries:                                                Murroe

Liam Maher     and

Thomas and Mary Cummins                                                    7pm this Saturday

Maurice and Ellie Bourke                                                        9am this Sunday

Ríaín McEvoy and

Nora Rainsford and

Michael and Bridget Bourke

Noreen, Edward, Wayne and Thomas Casey                           11.30am next Sunday

Catherine Danaher and

Martin Fitzgibbon                                                                                7pm next Saturday

Deceased members of the Hayes Family and

Bridget Minihan                                                                                   9am next Sunday

Kevin Fitzgibbon                                                                                 11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Eileen and Richard Leonard                                                    10am this Sunday

Mai Richardson and

Paddy and Bridget Skehan and

John Quinn                                                                                          10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Eamon Tuohey.

Murroe: Breda Fitzpatrick 7pm, Pat Madigan 9am, Breda White 11.30am

Masses for coming Week: Boher Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30am

Murroe – Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10am

Rosary in Local Cemeteries at 3pm each Sunday during the Month of November

Adult Altar Servers: With the decline in Altar Servers, we are looking at the possibility of Adult Altar Servers (over 18 – no upper limit). If you think this may be for you then please contact Fr. Brennan or Fr. Ryan. Should we have enough interest (and following Garda Vetting) then we will start a rota.

The Mid-West Branch of the Parkinson’s Association wish to thank all who contributed to their recent collection. Total raised was €780

St Vincent de Paul Annual Appeal 23rd 24th Nov. St Ailbes Conference cherish the generosity of the community for our Christmas appeal to help local families who are struggling to manage for whatever reason. Good toys in presentable packaging are also welcome. Contact Breda on 086 1652263

The Murroe Marian Club (Senior Citizens Group) will hold their annual 45 Drive on Tuesday November 12th at 8pm in the Muintir na Tíre Hall, Murroe. Spot prizes galore. Teas will be served. Tickets 6 euro each

Boher Community Development Association: The fifth and final Silver Circle Draw took place last Sunday morning at Boher Community Centre. Pat O Connell thanked everyone who supported this initiative. It has been an astounding success. At an initial check, we have raised €25k and incurred expenses (approx) of €8,700 (including prize money). These figures will be confirmed at a later date. Again, sincere thank you to everybody who supported us. The following are the results from the fifth and final draw: €1,000. Eoin O’Neill, €300. Michael O’Neill, €200. Thomas and Jim Barry, €50. Denis and Sinead Moore, Willie Walsh, €20. Sean Quirke, Jimmy Hanley, Liam and Brid Lynch, Caroline Hickey, John O’Connor. As this was the final draw, a special draw was held for those who paid €100 in full. €200 was won by Liam and Brid Lynch.

Christmas Fair / Sale of Work: Bilboa National School will hold its annual Christmas Fair on Sunday 17th November at 2pm in the Community Centre, Cappamore. Our Christmas Fair has always proven to be a very enjoyable day out with a huge variety of competitions and entertainment to suit all ages. There is something for everyone: Wheel of Fortune, visit Santa in his grotto, coats & handbags stalls, bric-a-brac, cakes, toys, books, games, competitions, children’s entertainment, tea & cake and lots, lots more. All proceeds will go towards the development of the school.

Sliabh Feilim Singers Annual Christmas Concert will be held on 1st December at 4pm in Abington Church.  We look forward to welcoming you to an evening of singing and music.  Proceeds in aid of Milford Hospice.

The Murroe-Boher annual newsletter is at present under compilation. Each year there is a list of Births and Baptisms, Marriages and Deaths in the book. The only way of getting a list of each is from church records. We realise that there are more births, marriages and deaths which will not be recorded in this way or that maybe occurred outside of the parish but merit inclusion and we ask you please to send any details of births, marriages and deaths to murroebook@gmail.com if you wish to have them included in the annual list.

Lotto Results for 03/11/19 -3,6,22,29- No Winner. €20 Lucky Dips. Nora Griffin, Pat McCormack, Pat O’Connell & Fiona McCormack. Next week’s Jackpot €7,600 Draw in Powers

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: None of the Mens teams, or the Youth U-18 Team had fixtures last weekend with the FAI Cup finals being played. This coming weekend on Sunday 10th November The B team take on Meanus away in the league at 2pm, The C team are at home against Shelbourne at 11am in the league, and in the FAI Youth Cup, Murroe’s Youth U18 team face Corbally Utd at 2pm in Corbally. Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

Murroe AFC are running our own Christmas Draw this year, with lots of fabulous prizes! First prize €1,000, 2nd €250, 3rd 5th €100, 6th 10th €50, plus loads more spot prizes etc on the night. All of our club members now have tickets. We hope you can support the clubs efforts as always. Draw takes place on Sunday 8th December in the Valley Inn, Murroe. Tickets €5 each or a book of 6 for €25.

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‘A truly beautiful soul has taken her leave from us’: Sinead Dinneen, Murroe and Corbally

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Tributes have been pouring in for the Late Sinead Dineen

“There will not be another one like her.

She was my friend.

She was my colleague.

She was amazing.

She was Sinéad Dinneen”

Mary Immaculate College lecturer in music education, Ailbhe Kenny’s beautifully stripped back words sum up a beautiful woman that has left this world.

see more on Limerick Leader article    Limerick Leader

Funeral arrangements:  https://rip.ie/death-notice/sinead-dinneen-murroe-limerick/403400

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 3rd nov 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                       Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Anniversaries:                                      Murroe

Paddy O’Brien                                                                          7pm this Saturday

Liam Maher                                                                                          7pm next Saturday

Maurice and Ellie Bourke                                                          9am next Sunday

Rian McEvoy and

Nora Rainsford and

Michael and Bridget Bourke                                                      11.30am next Sunday

Boher

James, Angela and John O’Gorman                                            10am this Sunday

Eileen and Richard Leonard                                                       10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Marie O’Flynn.

Murroe: Bridget Hayes 7pm, Josie Meade 9am, Tom Seaver 11.30am

Adult Altar Servers: With the decline in Altar Servers, we are looking at the possibility of Adult Altar Servers (over 18 – no upper limit). If you think this may be for you then please contact Fr. Brennan or Fr. Ryan. Should we have enough interest (and following Garda Vetting) then we will start a rota.

Murroe Boher ICA will hold their next meeting on this Tuesday 5th November in the Muintir na Tíre Hall, Murroe at 7.30pm. Guest Speaker “Order of Malta”

Boher Community Development Association: The final Silver Circle Draw will take place this Sunday 3 November at 10.30am at Boher Community Centre.  €1,700 in prize money to be won!  All welcome to join us over a cup of tea/coffee.

The Murroe Marian Club (Senior Citizens Group) will hold their annual 45 Drive on Tuesday November 12th at 8pm in the Muintir na Tíre Hall, Murroe. Spot prizes galore. Teas will be served. Tickets 6 euro each

Mulcair Men’s Shed – Service of Remembrance for deceased members, Thursday 7th November at 7:30 pm in the Shed, Abington.

The Murroe-Boher annual newsletter is at present under compilation. Each year there is a list of Births and Baptisms, Marriages and Deaths in the book. The only way of getting a list of each is from church records. We realise that there are more births, marriages and deaths which will not be recorded in this way or that maybe occurred outside of the parish but merit inclusion and we ask you please to send any details of births, marriages and deaths to murroebook@gmail.com if you wish to have them included in the annual list.

Lotto Results for 28/10/19 -13,27,28,32- No Winner. €50 Lucky Dips. Padraig O’Gorman, Willie Power, Conor O’Malley. €20 Lucky Dips Joe Fitzgerald, Catherina O’Brien, John Boyle & Conor O’Malley. Next week’s Jackpot €7,500 Draw in the Valley Inn

Murroe Boher Camogie: Best of luck to our minor team who play Ahane on Sunday at 1pm on the Astro in Murroe. This promises to be a great game as both teams have had impressive performances in the group so far.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg would like to say hard luck to our Minor team, that were beaten in the county final last Saturday, and thank all those who helped and supported our annual church gate collection last weekend. Our AGM will be held on Monday 25th November at 20.30pm in Club Pavilion. All positions are up for election, anyone interested in putting their name forward, must do so in writing to the Secretary, on or before Monday 18th November.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: None of the Mens teams, or the Youth U-18 Team had fixtures last weekend, and this coming weekend, with the FAI Cup Finals on, there are no fixtures either, so all the players are enjoying the extended break! Back onto the pitches shortly. Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results

Coach still needed for the U-9 Boys, (born 2011), and the U-8 Girls, (born 2012-2013). If you are interested in taking on a fun bunch of guys, maybe a parent or a past player who wants to help out, contact any committee member, or message on Facebook or Twitter, or email murroeafc@gmail.com The club will be able to help out with Training, Gear, etc, but need someone to volunteer.

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 27th Oct 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                       Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Brigid O’Grady (née Pender) Knocknagurteeny, Murroe

John Collins, Cappanuke, Cappamore.

Anniversaries:                                      Murroe

Stephen Ryan and

Patrick and Margaret Fleming and

Kitty and Willie O’Malley and

Mary and Jimmy Meehan and

Neil and Owen Ryan and

John and Breda Ryan                                                                 7pm this Saturday

Tony Maher and Grandson Ben                                                  11.30am this Sunday

Paddy O’Brien                                                                          7pm next Saturday

Boher

Deceased members of the O’Connor Family Sandylane and

Dan and Mary Ryan and

Margaret and Josephine Cahir                                                    10am this Sunday

James, Angela and John O’Gorman                                            10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend:

Boher: Eilish Bartley.

Murroe: Elizabeth Power-Lynch 7pm, Mary O’Brien 9am, Bridgid McLoughlin 11.30am

Masses for coming week: No Mass in Murroe and Boher on Monday.

Boher – Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9.30am. Friday 10am.

Murroe – Tuesday and Wednesday 10am. Thursday 7pm. Friday 9.00am and 11.30am. Next Friday is Feast of All Saints.

No Adoration in Murroe next Friday

Rosary will take place on Sunday evenings in Murroe Church at 7pm during October.

A Listening Process Gathering of Parishes to discuss priorities for parishes of our diocese and plan for 2020 will take place on Wed 30th Oct @ 7.30pm at The Millennium Centre, Caherconlish for the Parishes of Murroe & Boher, Ballina & Boher, Ballinahinch & Killoscully, Ballybricken & Bohermore, Caherconlish & Inch St. Laurence, Cappamore, Doon, Kilcommon, Hollyford & Rearcross and Newport, Birdhill & Toor. All are welcome to participate.

Boher Community Development Association: The final Silver Circle Draw will take place on Sunday 3 November at 10.30am at Boher Community Centre.  €1,700 in prize money to be won!  All welcome to join us over a cup of tea/coffee.

Limerick IFA, & Bruff Garda are holding a meeting next Wednesday 30th October in the Community Centre Cappamore at 8pm. Subject’s discussed will be Crime prevention, Rural isolation & wellbeing. Come & meet Bruff’s Superintendent John Ryan and our new Garda Sergeant Adrian Condon. Everyone Welcome to this very important night.

Afternoon Tea Dance in Kilteely Parish Hall, Kilteely, Co. Limerick on Sunday, 27th October from 3pm to 6pm. Music By: – Dermot Lyons. Tea and home baking served. Admission only €5. All are Welcome to come dancing or just sit back, relax and enjoy the music

Newport Dram Group presents “One Man Two Guvnors” – a farcical comedy by Richard Bean, in Newport Community Centre on 1st/2nd/3rd November at 8pm.

Lotto Results for 20/10/19 -7,14,20,28- No Winner. €20 Lucky Dips. Alan Ryan, Liam Meagher, Joanne Kennedy & Jim Foley. Next week’s Jackpot €7,400 Draw in O’Neill’s.

Murroe Boher Camogie: Best of luck to our minor team who play Adare in the second round of their championship on Sunday at 1pm in the Manor Fields, Adare. Best of luck to all involved.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: On Sunday last The A team had a good win on a 3-1 scoreline over Holycross in the league, while the youth (U-18) team had a fine 5-0 win over Kilfrush in the Munster Youth Cup.

Fixtures: This coming weekend none of the Adult teams or the Youth Team have fixtures. A well-deserved rest. Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

Coach still needed for the U-9 Boys, (born 2011). If you are interested in taking on a fun bunch of guys, maybe a parent or a past player who wants to help out, contact any committee member, or message on Facebook or Twitter, or email murroeafc@gmail.com The club will be able to help out with Training, Gear, etc, but need someone to volunteer.

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 20th October 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Mary Ryall (Née Dee) New Jersey USA, formerly Cappanuke Cross, Murroe.

Anniversaries:                                                Murroe

Willie Clohessy                                                                                    7pm this Saturday

Tom, Mary, Eamonn and Bobby Holmes                                9am this Sunday

Stephen Ryan and

Patrick and Margaret Fleming and

Kitty and Willie O’Malley and

Mary and Jimmy Meehan and

Neil and Owen Ryan and

John and Breda Ryan                                                              7pm next Saturday

Tony Maher and Grandson Ben                                                           11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Kitty Roche                                                                                         10am this Sunday

Deceased members of the O’Connor Family, Sandylane and

Dan and Mary Ryan and

Margaret and Josephine Cahir                                                  10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Liz Barron.

Murroe: Nora Lonergan 7pm, Michael O’Loughlin 9am, Kathryn Buckley 11.30am

Rosary will take place on Sunday evenings in Murroe Church at 7pm during October.

A Listening Process Gathering of Parishes to discuss priorities for parishes of our diocese and plan for 2020 will take place on Wed 30th Oct @ 7.30pm at The Millennium Centre, Caherconlish for the Parishes of Murroe & Boher, Ballina & Boher, Ballinahinch & Killoscully, Ballybricken & Bohermore, Caherconlish & Inch St. Laurence, Cappamore, Doon, Kilcommon, Hollyford & Rearcross and Newport, Birdhill & Toor. All are welcome to participate.

Family Life presents a conversation with John McGuirk at the South Court Hotel, Limerick on Tuesday October 22nd at 8pm. Other speakers: Teresa White of Gianna Care and Michael Dwyer. All Welcome

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish on Saturday 26th October. Music by Brian McDermott. Tea served. Admission €10

Denis & Margaret Holmes would like to thank everyone who supported their recent coffee morning in aid of Milford Care Centre and to all those who helped out in any way. The amount raised was €1,810 which has been presented to Milford.

Scoil Na Tríonóide Naofa in Doon will hold its annual AGM on Wednesday next the 23rd of October at 7.00pm. There will be a Drug Awareness Talk at this Meeting

Newport Dram Group presents “One Man Two Guvnors” – a farcical comedy by Richard Bean, in Newport Community Centre on 25th/ 26th October and 1st/2nd/3rd November at 8pm.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg, would like to congratulate our Minor team for winning the City/East Minor A championship final last Saturday afternoon in Cappamore, and wish them success in the county semi-final this weekend. We would also like to remind everyone that our annual Church gate collection will take place on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th October

Murroe Boher Camogie: Well done to our minor team who won their first game of the championship against Tournafulla last weekend. Next up they will face Adare on October 27th in Adare. Our thanks to everyone who came out on Friday night to support our fund-raising table quiz. It was a great night and a great success, thanks to all our supporters. Next Saturday (26th) we will hold our monthly clothes collection from 7.30 – 8pm in Murroe Clubhouse. All donations greatly appreciated.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: On Sunday last the youth (U-18) team had a fine 6-3 win over Aisling Annacotty in the League.

Fixtures: This coming weekend the A team take on Holycross in Tubber at 10:30am on Sunday, while the Youth Team is in Munster Youth Cup Action where they face Kilfrush, also in Tubber at 2pm. The Men’s B, and C teams have no fixtures. Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

Coach still needed for the U-9 Boys, (born 2011). If you’re interested in taking on a fun bunch of guys, maybe a parent or a past player who wants to help out, contact any committee member, or message on Facebook or Twitter, or email murroeafc@gmail.com The club will be able to help out with Training, Gear, etc, but need someone to volunteer.

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 13th Oct 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Eric Starr, Borrisokane, Tipperary

Sheila Doyle formerly Cooke (née Geraghty), Dublin, formerly Clonkeen

Maureen Hickey (née O’Sullivan), Bohermore, Ballysimon

Anniversaries:                                                Murroe

Peter Lynch and Pakie Lane and

Tommy Boyle                                                                          7pm this Saturday

John Clarke                                                                                         9am this Sunday

Willie Clohessy                                                                                    7pm next Saturday

Boher

Laurence Broughton                                                                10am this Sunday

Kitty Roche                                                                                         10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Kathleen Walters.

Murroe: Willie Carey 7pm, Willie Carey 9am, Margaret Holmes 11.30am

Rosary will take place this Sunday at 2.30pm at the Grotto in Murroe Church (weather permitting), otherwise in the Church. Remaining Sunday evenings in Murroe Church at 7pm during October.

The Mid-West Branch of the Parkinson’s Association will hold their Annual Church gate collection next weekend 19/20 October.

Epilepsy Collection: Sincere thanks for your contributions to last weekend’s collection. The amount raised was €580.

Lotto Results for 6/10/19 -2,4,6,7- No Winner. €20 Lucky Dips. Ann O’Connell, Sean O’Neill, Frank Boyle & Laura Moore. Next week’s Jackpot €7,200 Draw in Powers.

Senior Dance Classes for fitness and fun will resume on Wed 16th October 8:15 pm in Muintir na Tire Hall, Murroe. Beginners always welcome

Boher Vintage Charity Run This Sunday 13 October at 12 noon, in aid of the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust, in memory of Rory Tynan, RIP.  Cars leave Powers Pub, Abington at 12 noon.  Refreshments served on return.  All welcome

Boher Community Association Silver Circle Draw October Results: The lucky winners are as follows: €1,000 Tom O’Brien, €300 Ger and René Keane, €200 Noreen Foley, €50 Nora Hogan, Karen Bartley, €20 Maureen O’Neill, John Sheehy, Pat Fenton, Mary & Jamie Holmes, Kevin & Laura Tobin. Congratulations everybody! Next Draw Sunday 3rd November at 10.30am at Boher Community Centre.

Murroe-Boher Historical Society – We are resuming our winter talks on Thursday, October 17th at 8.30 p.m. sharp at the Muintir na Tire Hall, Murroe with Dr. Matthew Potter, who will speak to us on the intriguing topic of “Queen Victoria and Limerick Ham.” Admission €5 to non-members. All welcome.

The Cappamore Historical Society will host a Lecture in the local Community Centre on Friday the 18th of October at 8pm. The lecture is entitled “Improving Policing and Community safety in Ireland.: the work of the O’Toole Commission.”  The lecture will be given by Sinead Ryan former Secretary to the independent Commission on the future of Policing in Ireland. There will be a charge of 5 euro to non-members, and Refreshments will be provided after the lecture.

Murroe Boher Camogie: Best of luck to our minor team who kick off their season against Tournafulla on Sunday morning at 10.30am in Boher. Our annual table quiz takes place next Friday (18th) at 8pm in the Valley Inn, Murroe. We hope to see a large crowd for what promises to be a great night

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: On Sunday last The A team had a fine

4-0 win over Carew Park in the 2nd round of the Munster Junior Cup.

Fixtures: This coming weekend it’s the turn of the Youth (U18) team to take centre stage when they take on Aisling Annacotty in the league in Tubber on Sunday 13th at 2pm. The Men’s A, B, and C teams have no fixtures. Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

Coach still needed for the U-9 Boys, (born 2011). If you’re interested in taking on a fun bunch of guys, maybe a parent or a past player who wants to help out, contact any committee member, or message on Facebook or Twitter, or email murroeafc@gmail.com The club will be able to help out with Training, Gear, etc, but need someone to volunteer.

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 29th September 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Patrick O’Connor, Corelish, Pallasgreen formerly Boher

Anniversaries:                                                    Murroe

Densie Ryan                                                                                                                         7pm this Saturday

Lizzie McMahon                                                                                                 11.30am this Sunday

Mick and Theo Ryan                                                                                                         7pm next Saturday

Ann O’Loughlin                                                                                                   11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Paul Reilly                                                                                                                             10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Elizabeth O’Connor.

Murroe: Bridget Hayes 7pm, Pat Madigan 9am, Breda White 11.30am

“Grow in Love” 1st Holy Communion Enrolment will take place next Sunday 6th October, at 10am Mass in Boher and 11.30am Mass in Murroe.

Rosary will take place each Sunday evening in Murroe Church at 7pm during October.

Blood Donor Clinic will take place this Monday 30th September from 5-8pm in The Community Centre, Caherconlish. Website giveblood.ie

Murroe Boher ICA monthly meeting next Tuesday 1st October at 8pm in the Hall, Murroe. Guest speaker is Councillor Bridget Teefey. New members most welcome.

Fitness Classes for Older Adults take place in Newport Community Centre on Wednesday mornings at 11am. 1-hour class, €8 per class. Contact Teresa 089 4833843 or arrive on the day.

Lotto Results for 22/9/19 -10,11,15, 29- No Winner. €20 Lucky Dips. Kevin Tobin, John O’Loughlin, Seamas Morrissey & Mary Holmes. Next week’s Jackpot €7,000 Draw in O’Neill’s.

Afternoon Tea Dance in Kilteely Parish Hall, Kilteely, Co. Limerick on Sunday, 29th September from 3pm to 6pm. Music By: Two of a Kind. Tea and home baking served. Admission only €5

Boher Community Development Association: Table Quiz – Boher Community Development Association wishes to thank all who supported in every way, their very successful Table Quiz night.  It was a very enjoyable night and €1,500 was raised.  The proceeds will be presented to the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust in memory of the late Rory Tynan, RIP.  Sincere thanks to Liam, Brid and Denis of Pa McGraths who hosted the event, and Frank Ryan and Johnny Skehan. Thank you also to the many sponsors who very kindly supported the event and donated spot prizes.

Progressive 45 every Friday night at 8pm. Boher Community Centre.  All welcome to attend.

Silver Circle Draw – the fourth Draw will take place on Saturday next, 5 October at 9pm in Pa McGrath’s.  All welcome!

Reliable Lady available for light housework and companion care for elderly adults. Please contact 087 2883218

The annual general meeting of the Craobh Pheig Uí Riain (Murroe/Cappamore and surrounding areas will take place on Monday 30th Sept in the Community Centre, Cappamore at 9.00 pm. We would especially like to invite parents of students and adults attending the classes and anybody interested in the promotion of the traditional music, song, and dance in the area to attend this important meeting. A comprehensive review of the past years activities will be given as well as plans for the upcoming year.

Bígi linn

Comfort Keepers are seeking Disabilities support carers in the Murroe & surrounding areas. We are recruiting carers to provide Homecare to elderly parishioners so they can remain living in their own homes. We are holding an Recruitment Open Day Tuesday 1st  October in the Cappamore Community Centre from 10am -3pm Anyone wishing to apply for a position can do so on the day & interviews will be held on the day or if you would like further information please contact Margaret Griffin at  margaretgriffin@comfortkeepers.ie or on 061 490760.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg would like to congratulate on u12 hurlers, who won the Shield Final, at the Ahane Tom Blake tournament, last Saturday afternoon. Our Team was captained by Calum Condon, and player of the tournament was our very own Tommie Cusack. We would also like to congratulate our u10s hurlers, who won the Kilmacud Crokes festival of hurling, in UCD, last Sunday, and to William Ryan, who captained the team on the day. Congrats also to our u8’s, who hurled brilliantly at Ahane’s u8 blitz last Saturday morning. We would like to send best wishes to our Minor team, who are playing Caherline on Sunday afternoon at 4.00pm in Cappamore in the City/East final.

Murroe Boher Camogie: COUNTY SEMI FINALS: Our intermediate team will play in the county semi-final on Sunday (29th) at 2pm in Clarina (New Pitch – Turn right at the traffic lights in the village coming from Mungret direction). We hope that all our supporters and members will travel to the game to support our players. Best of luck to players and management. On Saturday (28th) at 6pm our junior team will travel to Kilmallock for their semi-final. Best of luck to the team and management. On Saturday morning our club will host its second U12 tournament in memory of Johnny O’Brien. It will take place in Harty Park from 9am – 1pm. We will be welcoming teams from Newport, Ballina and Cappamore and look forward to a great day of camogie.

TABLE QUIZ: on Friday 18th October we will host our annual fundraising table quiz at 8pm in the Valley Inn, Murroe. A table of four for €20. This event is always a great success and we hope that the members of the community will support our clubs fundraising efforts and test their knowledge at the same time!

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: On Sunday last the A team came out on top eventually after a penalty shootout in the first round of the Munster Junior Cup against Star Rovers after the scores finished 1-1 after extra time. The Youths (U-18) Team were also in Munster Cup Action last weekend and ended up beating Aisling Annacotty B in the First round of the Munster Youth Cup 1-0 on Sunday. Fixtures: This coming weekend it’s the turn of the FAI Junior Cup to take centre stage. The A team face Charleville away on Saturday evening in the first round of the National Competition at 7pm. On Sunday then the C team take on local rivals Newport Town in Div 3A of the League at 2pm. Keep an eye on the club Murroe AFC Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 22nd Sept 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                       Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Anniversaries:                                              Murroe

Michael Power and

Joe, Bridie and Danny Kirby and

Una and Paddy O’Dwyer                                                                           7pm this Saturday

Biddy Coleman and

Mary and Michael McGrath and

Ann and Jim Jamel                                                                                                  11.30am this Sunday

Densie Ryan                                                                                                             7pm next Saturday

Lizzie McMahon                                                                                       11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Billy Delahunty Months Mind and

Dan Foley                                                                                                                10am this Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Laurence Bartley.

Murroe: Elizabeth Power-Lynch 7pm, Josie Meade 9am, Tom Seaver 11.30am

Diocesan and Parish Listening Process: On Monday 9th September a very successful meeting took place in Muntir na Tíre Hall Murroe to discuss the results of the recent research project in our parish. It was a revelation to discover that a great need was expressed by those in attendance to meet and talk about matters that are dear to the hearts and thinking of many in our parish community, for example, matters of Faith, Family, Youth and Community among others. A follow-up meeting is planned for this Monday 23rd September at 7.30 p.m. at the same venue. Your parish needs your participation. Please come along and bring a friend.

“Grow in Love” 1st holy Communion Programme Dates

6th October, 3rd November, 1st December, 2nd February, 8th March – 10am Boher – 11.30am Murroe.  1st Confessions 11th February 7pm Murroe. 18th February 7pm Boher.

Date for your Diary: Confirmation for Murroe and Boher Parish will take place in Murroe Church on Thursday 27th February 2020.

Irish Hear Foundation will hold a Church Gate Collection in Murroe and Boher next weekend the 27th/28th September.

Blood Donor Clinic will take place on Monday 30th September from 5-8pm in The Community Centre, Caherconlish. Website giveblood.ie

Kate Madigan from Abington is a Transition Year student in Castletroy College. Kate is fundraising and raising awareness of the great work that the Hope Foundation is doing for children of Calcutta. She will travel and work with the Hope Foundation in Calcutta during Easter next year. Kate will speak about Hope at the weekend masses in Murroe and Boher next weekend September 28th and 29th. Kate would really appreciate your time to listen to her message and give your support.

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish on Saturday 28th September. Music by Chris Dallat. Tea served. Admission €10

Lotto Results for 15/9/19 -3,6,20,22 – No Winner. €20 Lucky Dips. Fr. Tom Ryan, Peader Fahey, Mary Ryan (Rath) & Mary Humphreys. Next week’s Jackpot €6,900 Draw in Pa McGrath’s.

Boher Parish Calendar 2020: Boher Parish Calendar project team will be producing a parish calendar again for 2020. All members of the community are invited to submit photos for consideration. Old or modern photos will be accepted and can be related to a number of topics: historical interest, landscape, parish events, etc. Photos can be given to any of the Community Development Association members.  Photos will be scanned/copied and originals will be returned within 5 days

Adult Painting Classes resuming in Murroe hall on Thursday the 3rd of October from 7-9pm.  No experience is needed. beginners are very welcome. 8 weeks. €15 Euro pay as you go weekly.  Some materials and refreshments supplied, just please bring your own acrylic paints and brushes. Please text Jenny on 085-7237256, email jenny28111987@gmail.com or look for Jennifer Lynch artist on Facebook to book a place. Please book in advance.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg are delighted to announce that our u13 hurlers have qualified for the Premier County Hurling Final V Monaleen. A suggested date for the final is Sunday 29th September, but this might change. Our u11 hurlers travelled to Dublin last Sunday morning to play in a festival of Hurling in UCD, and were beaten by 2 points in the Final by Kilmacud Crokes. This Sunday, our u10’s are travelling to UCD to play in a 20 team tournament, and we would like to wish them the best of luck.

Murroe Boher Camogie: On Sunday (22nd) our intermediate team will play a semi-final play-off against Croagh/Kilfinny for a semi-final spot, at 2pm, with venue to be confirmed, keep an eye on our Facebook page for the updated fixture and be sure to get out and support our girls. On Saturday our U10s will travel to Kileedy for their County Blitz day and on Sunday our U8s will travel to Monaleen for their county blitz day, both starting at 9.30am. The county blitzes always prove to be a great day out for our players. Best of luck to our teams and managements in all the fixtures. Hard luck to our U16 team, who are joined with Cappamore, who lost their plate semi-final and finishes their year. Our thanks to all players, management and parents who have worked hard for our club all year. Next Saturday (28th) we will hold our monthly clothes collection form 7.30 – 8pm in Murroe Clubhouse with all donations greatly appreciated.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: The Ladies team had the result of the weekend last weekend with a magnificent win in the prestigious LWSSL Junior Cup Final, played at the home of Football in Limerick, The Markets Field. It was a tight tense affair, but Murroe eventually overcame the Moyross Utd challenge with a 3-2 scoreline. Nicole Bennett with all 3 goals for Murroe.

Also on Sunday last the A team lost out to neighbours Newport Town in the league 3-0, The B team beat Knockainey on a 2-1 scoreline in the league, and the C team lost out in a high scoring affair 7-3 to Moyross Utd in the league also.

This Sunday 22nd it’s time for the Munster Junior Cup 1st Round, so just the one fixture for the men, Star Rovers v Murroe AFC at 2:30pm, The Youths (U-18) Team are also in Munster Cup Action this weekend, facing Aisling Annacotty B in the First round of the Munster Youth Cup away at 2:30pm on Sunday.

The Ladies team’s season has been completed now, well done to Marcella and the team for a great campaign, and especially well done on bringing home the Junior Cup to the Murroe AFC trophy cabinet again! Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

Online Club shop: Murroe AFC now have an online club shop with O’Neill’s, so if you’d like to get yourself a nice club tshirt or polo shirt for the season ahead have a look. Link available on the Murroe AFC Facebook Page.

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Murroe Vintage Tractor Run Sunday 22nd Sept 2019

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Murroe Vintage Tractor Run will take place this Sunday 22nd Sept 2019

Starting at Crokers Murroe  at 11.00 am

Proceeds from this Tractor Run will be split between the following Charities

Mid Western Cancer Foundation

Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust

Daughters of Charity St Vincents Lisnagry

For more information regarding this event contact Sean  087 264 4010  https://www.facebook.com/Murroevintage/

 

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 15th September 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Evelyn Lorigan (née Hickey), Mongfune. Reposing at her home this Sunday from 4pm to 7pm. Arriving at the Holy Rosary Church Murroe on Monday for 11.30am Mass. Burial afterwards in Abington Cemetery.

Anniversaries:                                                    Murroe

Joan Ryan Months Mind and

Pat Gleeson                                                                                                                           7pm this Saturday

Tommy Cooney Months Mind and

Eugene O’Malley                                                                                                 11.30am this Sunday

Michael Power and

Joe, Bridie and Danny Kirby                                                                             7pm next Saturday

Biddy Coleman                                                                                                   11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Jim Fenton Months Mind and

Celeste Bartley                                                                                                     10am this Sunday

Billy Delahunty Months Mind and

Dan Foley                                                                                                                             10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Helen Hickey.

Murroe: Nora Lonergan 7pm, Mary O’Brien 9am, Bridgid McLoughlin 11.30am

Diocesan and Parish Listening Process: On Monday 9th September a very successful meeting took place in Muntir na Tíre Hall Murroe to discuss the results of the recent research project in our parish. It was a revelation to discover that a great need was expressed by those in attendance to meet and talk about matters that are dear to the hearts and thinking of many in our parish community, for example, matters of Faith, Family, Youth and Community among others. A follow-up meeting is planned for Monday 23rd September at 7.30 p.m. at the same venue. Your parish needs your participation. Please come along and bring a friend.

Legion of Mary will travel to Knock Shrine on Sunday 29th September. Bus from Boher village at 8:15am approx. Further details from Mrs Moloney 061 380632.

Parish Choirs: Both Parish Choirs have resumed practice on Thursday evenings – Junior Choir 5.00pm to 6.00pm – Senior Choir 8.00pm to 9.30pm. New members are always welcome. Just drop along to the relevant practice.

Abington Church Harvest Festival takes place this Sunday 15th September at 3pm. All are welcome to this traditional event. A Collection for overseas aid will be taken up on the day.

Milford Hospice Coffee Morning: Denis Holmes will hold a Coffee Morning in aid of Milford Hospice in their showrooms on Thursday 19th September 10am – 2pm. Everyone Welcome to this very worthy fundraiser.

The Irish Red Cross, East Branch will hold a Church Gate Collection in Murroe and Boher next weekend the 21st/22nd September.

Set dancing, ceili, waltz, jive, line dancing, Sean nós etc, for children will resume in Muintir na tire hall Murroe Tuesday 17th September at 4:45pm. Enq Pauline 085 7417609.

Kate Madigan from Abington is a Transition Year student in Castletroy College. Kate is fundraising and raising awareness of the great work that the Hope Foundation is doing for children of Calcutta. She will travel and work with the Hope Foundation in Calcutta during Easter next year. Kate will speak about Hope at the weekend masses in Murroe and Boher on the weekend of September 28th and 29th. Kate would really appreciate your time to listen to her message and give your support.

CPR: Would you know what to do if someone had a heart attack?  Now is your chance to find out! In collaboration with Boher Community First Responder, Irish Water Safety will hold 2 Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) CPR courses in Boher Community Centre on 21st September, 9am-1pm and 1pm-5pm.  These courses are free to members of the community, with the option to register with PHECC (at a cost of €25). Please contact Ita Richardson at cfrboher@gmail.com for further information.

Boher Community Association: Boher Parish Calendar 2020 Boher Parish Calendar project team will be producing a parish calendar again for 2020. All members of the community are invited to submit photos for consideration. Old or modern photos will be accepted and can be related to a number of topics: historical interest, landscape, parish events, etc. Photos can be given to any of the Community Development Association members.  Photos will be scanned/copied and originals will be returned within 5 days. ANNUAL TABLE QUIZ Boher Community Development Association will hold its annual Table Quiz on Friday, 20 September at 8.30 pm in Pa McGrath’s, Boher. All donations will be presented to the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust (KBRT), in memory of Rory Tynan. We hope as many as possible will support this event. Lots of spot prizes to be won on the night!

Adult Painting Classes resuming in Murroe hall on Thursday the 3rd of October from 7-9pm.  No experience is needed. beginners are very welcome. 8 weeks. €15 Euro pay as you go weekly.  Some materials and refreshments supplied, just please bring your own acrylic paints and brushes. Please text Jenny on 085-7237256, email jenny28111987@gmail.com or look for Jennifer Lynch artist on Facebook to book a place. Please book in advance.

Craobh Pheig Uí Riain will host music singing and Irish classes again for the coming year. Regular classes will then commence on Monday 16th September at 6.20 pm to 8.50 pm.at Scoil Chaitríona Main St. Cappamore. All traditional instruments are taught including Tin Whistle, Flute, Fiddle, Concertina, Button Accordion, Banjo, Bodhrán. Classes are suitable for beginners, improvers and advanced levels. There will be classes in both Irish and English singing and also conversational Irish language for those interested. Enquiries to 061 381269 or 061 381414

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg would like to congratulate on u10 hurlers on winning the John Joe Nevin, tournament in Ballina last Sunday morning. The team was captained by Cillian Holmes, and the player of the tournament was Liam Brouder. Congratulations to all concerned. Our u9’s won the B final on the same day.  Our u13’s beat Na Piarsaigh and Bruff this week, and face Garryspillane on Monday evening at 18.45pm in Harty Park, for a place in the county premier final. Our u11’s are travelling to UCD, on Sunday morning to face Kilmacud Crokes in a festival of hurling. Best wishes, also to our u16 hurlers, who are playing with Ahane this year, in the county Semi-final on Sunday morning in Rathkeale.

Murroe Boher Camogie: Hard luck to Sinead McElligott and Katie Heelan who were part of the Limerick junior team who lost out to a strong Kerry side in the All-Ireland final last weekend. Well done to Sophie Quaid and the Cappamore U14 team who won the Cup Final during the week. Hard luck to our U16 team, who are joined with Cappamore who lost their third-round game. They will play a plate semi-final against Galbally next Thursday in Galbally at 6.15. Next Saturday (21st) our U10s will travel to Kileedy for their County Blitz which is always a great day out. Next Sunday (22nd) our juniors will play Monaleen in their third round in Monaleen

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: The Youth team had a big 8-4 win over Mungret Regional last Saturday evening, while the C team lost out 3-0 to Athlunkard Villa the same day. On Sunday last then the A team had a fine 1-0 win over Corbally Utd, while the B team lost out 4-1 against Kilmallock.

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