Cappawhite

Ozanam House Sale – For the month of June there’s a gigantic sale at the above. All Kinds of ladies slacks, dresses, tops, jewellery, etc etc., also men’s stuff, lot of choices available. Open Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10 a.m. to 12 talk to Cecilia or Brigid and they will help you choose!

Ozanam House Sale – For the month of June there’s a gigantic sale at the above. All Kinds of ladies slacks, dresses, tops, jewellery, etc etc., also men’s stuff, lot of choices available. Open Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10 a.m. to 12 talk to Cecilia or Brigid and they will help you choose!

Belated Birthday – Greetings to Tom Allen, Fr. Callahan Court and Limerick Regional Hospital who celebrated his “important” birthday on 24th May, glad you enjoyed your birthday Tom and get-well soon is the sincere wish of all.

Retirement – Much happiness to Martin McDerrmot, after all his years with the P & T – Eircom. Martin you can now sit back and enjoy all the luxuries of life with Mary-Ann!

Tea-Dance – Next tea-dance in the Resource Centre on next Saturday, 1st June with music by the lovely ‘Castle Trio’ with special spot prizes on the night. Teas deserts and all kind of goodies served at 11 p.m. so be sure and in time for the tea anyway.

Sincere Sympathy – To the Costello family and extended family on the death of their uncle John, who died in England on Thursday, 16th May. May Jesus have mercy on his dear soul.

Tidy Towns- At this present time towns and villages are been judged so please keep up the good work each Tuesday night and help with the village clean up and also help your neighbour if possible. Anybody with spare outdoor paint could leave it into the Fás office, as it would be put to good use, to help improve our village. Thanks for that same.

Ayle N.S. – The Board of Management of the school would like to thank all who supported and helped out in any way for the Fun Run/Walk last Sunday in Ayle. It was a great success. Mile buiochas.

Cappawhite N.S. - A used clothing collection will take place in Cappawhite N.S. this week. Items such as shoes, household linens and clothes can be dropped to the school up to 9.30 a.m. on Monday May 27th. Work has begun on the walking/athletics track in the school grounds. This facility will be available for use from September 2013.

Enrolment forms for the coming school year are still available for Cappawhite N.S. Please contact the school on 062 75363 for details. Enrolment forms for Tir na nOg preschool are also available. Please contact Maria Buckley on 087 9325893 for further details of free pre-school places for September 2013.

P.T.A.A. – Any person who is a member of the Pioneer Total Abstinence Association for 25 years qualifies for a Silver Pin. 50 years membership qualifies for a Gold Pin. Those who qualify are asked to contact Josephine O’Carroll @ 062-75267 or contact

Peggy Kennedy @ 062-75296.

U/12 ‘B’ - Boys Football Co. Final, Cappawhite 2-03, Clonmel Óg 5-08. The Cappawhite U/12 footballers travelled to Holycross on Monday, 20th May last to contest the county final. This bunch of lads have shown great committment to this team and they deservedly reached the county final, the first for the club at this age group for a long time. Clonmel won the toss and played with the aid of a strong breeze. The cappa lads defended as best they could but this clonmel outfit took full advantage and clocked up 3-07 in the first half. With the wind advantage after the break Cappawhite came out a different team and showed a dogged determination not to go down without a fight. They banged in 2-02 but unfortunately it wasn’t enough. You did us proud and it is a great achivement to have won the West and reached the county final. Now there still is the hurling championship to look forward to. Thanks to all who travelled to support the team. TCappawhite panel and scorers were: Dara McCarthy, Michael O’Brien (0-01), Gillanne Quirke, Jack Armshaw, Philip Gantley, Ciarán Doody (2-01), Ryan Renehan, Gearóid Ryan (0-01), Kasim Alma, Gearóid Lennon, Anthony Barry, Oscar Allen, Patrick Barry, Aaron Renehan, The U/12 team mentors are Ger Ryan (B), Shane O’Brien and Martin McDermott.

U/14 Championship - Boys football West Semi-Final, Cappawhite 0-04, Éire Óg 1-04. The Cappawhite U/14’s travelled to Sologhead to contest the West semi-final on Friday evening last. The Cappawhite team lead at the break 2 points to no score. There was nothing between these two teams. Éire Óg however pulled back 1-04 in the second half while Cappa could only notch up 2 points. Cappa now go on to contest the plate competition. Panel and scorers: D.McCarthy, R. Renehan, B. Murphy, S. Ralph, P. Barry, F. Brady, A. Renehan, C. Ryan, P. Gantley, F. Allen (0-1), W. Barry (0.1), R. Quirke (0-1), G. Ryan (0.1), J. Hayes, D. Murphy, C. O’Dwyer, D. Duggan, C. Murray. Management team are Michelle Murphy, Noel Kelly and George Kelly.