Heritage week - Well known genealogist Helen Kelly will give a lecture on how to trace your roots on this Saturday, 18th August at 11 a.m. in the G.A.A clubroom in Cloughjordan. This lecture is part of the programme of events organised by the local heritage group to celebrate National Heritage Week.
Take the Floor 2012 - Former Riverdance star Shane McAvinchey from Kilruane is directing ‘Take the Floor 2012’ which showcases at the Helix Theatre, Dublin, commencing on 15th August. This show will feature 50 Irish dancers from over 10 countries making their stage debut. Shane runs his own dancing schools in Germany, Poland, Spain and Russia and conducts dance workshops internationally. Shane is a brother of Kilruane MacDonaghs senior hurler Gavin McAvinchey.
Hurling - Best of luck to Brain O’Meara who lines out with Tipperary against Kilkenny in the All-Ireland semi final next Sunday in Croke Park.