Thurles town - local clubs, events from around the area



Retreat on The Last Supper, The Grace of Reconciliation, The Power of the Rosary with Fr. Pat Deegan at the Pallottine Retreat Centre, Thurles. from Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th November. Contact Fr. Emmet O’Hara SCA, (0504) 21202 or (087) 7542116, cost 130 euro.


The Fatima Apostolate are holding a Three Hour Vigil in honour of Our Lady of Miraculous Medal in the Pallottine Chapel, Thurles on Monday, November 25th from 7.30pm to 10.30pm. Consisting of the Eucharistic Hour, Marian Hour which will be conducted by Fr. Jim Birmingham, Kiltegan Father, concluding with Holy Mass. All welcome to come and pray.


The Club’s Dance on Sunday, 10th November was as always a great night of dancing to the music of ‘Dave Rea’ enjoyed by a great dancing crowd. The M.C. on the night was Michael Campbell. Our next dance in the Premier Ballroom, Thurles is on Sunday, 24th November from 9 to 12, admission 8 euro. Music by ‘Dermot Lyons’. Do come along and enjoy a good night of dancing for pleasure.


Leugh Muintir na Tire will hold their annual Mass for the deceased of Leugh and surrounding areas on Wednesday, 27th November at 8pm in Leugh Community Centre. All are welcome.


Results 5th Nov. - 1st Aileen Carroll and Patsy Hogan, 2nd Bill Dowling and Bernie White, 3rd Mary O’Dwyer and Mary Shanahan. Results 12th Nov. - 1st Bernie White and Bill Dowling, 2nd Nuala Dowling and Joan Purcell, 3rd Anita Ryan and Marian Tuohy, 4th Patsy Hogan and Pat Russell.

IRISH Guide Dogs

Volunteers are called on this Christmas season to raise much needed funds for the Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind. Ring Billy Shanahan at 087 9253225. Billy needs your help to sell Christmas Cards and Calendars, to raise funds for this very worthy cause.