The final event of Fleadh Cheoil an Chontae 2011 in Newport is the tribute to Denis Ryan of Ryans Fancy in Ryan’s Bar, Cork Road, on Saturday 21st May at 9p.m. Denis was sorry he was unable to get home for Fleadh week-end due to work commitments.
Results for Fleadh competitions next week.
Coiste Roscrea Comhaltas are holding a Concert in the Abbey Hall, Roscrea this Friday 20th May at 8.30p.m. Taking part is the local Scoraiocht Group, who were just piped for All Ireland honours in Dublin recently. They will be joined by Tipperary Youth Ensemble a very talented group of musicians and singers picked from prizewinners at recent County Fleadhanna. Tutors are Claire Quinn and County Youth Officer Pauric Stapleton. Tickets may be obtained from any menber of the Groups or at the door that night.
Roscrea Comhaltas Branch will be celebrating 50 years next year. 1962 - 2012. They are looking for memorabilia, which may be given to Dick Conroy of any Committee member. The Branch shall be holding many fundraising events in the future
Fleadh na Mumhan is be held in Ballincollig Cork from Monday 11th July to Sunday 17th July. Scoil Fonn - a Workshop for Slow Airs on Fiddle, Whistle, Flute and Harp this year, also Singers. There will be a Slide and Polka Workshop also. There will be a Gig Rig in town Centre at the week-end. Singers Club in Oriel House Hotel. Information see Websites. www munsterfleadh.ie www Ballincolligcomhaltas.ie or on Facebook Munster Fleadh Ballincollig. Accomodation Sheila Dillane 087/2177962 or see Websites