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


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

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.

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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 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!

Murroe Website EditorMurroe / Boher Newsletter 29th September 2019