Holycross - Ballycahill

Reminder - Please note set dancing will be held in Ballycahill Hall this Thursday night, 24th March at 8 p.m. All welcome.

Reminder - Please note set dancing will be held in Ballycahill Hall this Thursday night, 24th March at 8 p.m. All welcome.

Lenten Talks - Lenten Talks continue in the Community Hall next Tuesday night at 8 p.m. concluding at 9.30 p.m. The talk is interesting and informative and most appropriate for the Lenten season. All are most welcome to attend.

Sympathy - Sympathy is extended to Martin and Johnny Hayes; to Biddy Clowery and Kay O’Gorman, The Village and to Mattie Butler, Cormackstown on the death of their aunt, Nell Hackett, Turtulla, Thurles. Sympathy also to Catherine Stakelum, Graiguenoe on the death of her mother Josephine Cormack, Archerstown.

Daffodil Day - This Friday, 25th March is Daffodil Day in aid of cancer care. Daffodils and pins to show your support are available in the Post Office in Holycross or at O’Gorman’s, Bohernacrusha. Please help this worthy cause.

Active Retirement Group - The organisers have arranged an outing to the matinee (2.30 p.m.) performance of the musical, “Sound of Music” in the Grand Canal Theatre, Dublin on Thursday, April 14th. Anyone interested in travelling should get in touch immediately to either Rita Croke at 43185 or to Siobhan Hayes at 43123. The organisers are sorry for the lateness of announcement of this outing which was caused by theatre policy which required that tickets must be paid in full by Tuesday, March 22nd. If you desire to travel kindly get in touch immediately.

Lenten Food Appeal - This week your Lenten Food Appeal is for beans or peas, bring along with you when coming to Mass.

Co. Tipperary Festival - The Festival continues nightly until this Saturday night, March 26th. Since the Festival commenced on Friday, March 18th audiences have enjoyed some great plays and powerful drama by groups from Skibbereen, Conna, Schull, Silken Thomas Players, Kildare. Our own group excelled with their presentation of ‘Lovers at Versailles’ on opening night. The cast included Claire Ryan, Diane Lacey and daughter Jackie, Joanne O’Neill, Marian Bourke, Martin Hehir, Derek Doherty and Tommy Lanigan. Producer and Director Pat McGrath. Tonight, Thursday, 24th March Brideview Players will be on stage with their play ‘The Clearing’. Friday night Palace Players are on stage with ‘Doubt’ and finally on Saturday night, Nenagh Players will stage ‘Out of Order’ which will bring the Festival to a close. You still have a few nights to see drama at its best.