Trocaire will be holding a collection after all Masses in Ardcroney, Kilruane and Cloughjordan this weekend, 30th and 31st July, The proceeds will be used to relieve the worsening famine crisis in Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya. Up to 12 million people are at risk because of the failure of the seasonal rains over the past two years. Trocaire is funding ten drought response projects in the affected regions. Your support for this urgent cause would be greatly appreciated.
Well done to Kilruane MacDonaghs senior hurlers who beat Borrisokane in the county championship last Sunday. Despite being short a number of regular players the lads had a deserved victory. The under 14 hurlers qualified for the North final with a good victory over Toomevara.
Best of luck to Pat Murphy who is a selector with the Tipperary Minor Football Team in their All-Ireland Quarter Final match with Meath on the August Bank Holiday.
Laura Williams and Caitriona Haverty are holding a race night in Bombers Bar on Friday 5th August in aid of the Burren Chernobyl Project.