Upperchurch - Drombane

Upperchurch Drombane Cycling Club - National Bike Week runs from the 16th June to the 24th June. There are hundreds of events organised all over the country this week to encourage people to get out on the bikes. Cycling is a great way of getting fit, you’re out in the fresh air and meeting new people.

Upperchurch Drombane Cycling Club - National Bike Week runs from the 16th June to the 24th June. There are hundreds of events organised all over the country this week to encourage people to get out on the bikes. Cycling is a great way of getting fit, you’re out in the fresh air and meeting new people.

Upperchurch Cycling Club formed over a year ago, we have 45 Members and Growing. We are a Family Leisure Cycling Club and run regular cycles on Sunday mornings to and from Upperchurch Village and Tuedays and Thursdays Evening from 7 p.m. also from Upperchurch Village.

We are running a Family Fun Bike Day Sunday 24th June. We have a 60k Cycle starts at 12 Noon, a 25k Cycle commencing

12.30 p.m., 10k Leisure Cycle starts 1 p.m. We also have a Slow Bicycle Race for Kids, Free Face Painting. After these cycles we will all meet in Kinanes pub where a Barbeque awaits. We will also launch our New Upperchurch Drombane Cycling Jersey.

Everybody Welcome so come on get some exercise and get out in the Upperchurch air. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult and wear a bicycle helmet when cycling. All these events are hosted by Upperchurch Drombane Cycling Club, for more information contact Richard on (087) 4169146 or Nuala on (086) 0874916 or go to www.upperchurch.ie or Email udcycling12@gmail.com

Bas - The death occurred of Mrs. Josie Greene, Dooree. Her remains were removed from O’Dwyer’s Funeral Home, Upperchurch to the Church of the Sacred Heart on Tuesday evening. After Requiem Mass on Wednesday burial took place in Upperchurch Cemetery. Sincere sympathy is extended to her sons, daughters and extended family. May she rest in peace.

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