Lorrha notes

Councillor Michael O’Meara invites you to his Election Launch night with the Lowry team in Younge’s,

Councillor Michael O’Meara invites you to his Election Launch night with the Lowry team in Younge’s,

The Ragg Thurles on Sat the 1st Feb at 8.30 pm. Free bus leaving Rathcabbin at 7.15 sharp, for booking ring (086) 8379300.

Last Chance

Rathcabbin Players will be on stage for the last time this week-end with ‘Poor Beast in the Rain’ by playwright Billy Roche. If you haven’t seen this group in action then hurry and book as seats are filling up fast. The dates are Thursday 30th Frid 31st. Sat. 1st Feb. Sun 2nd Feb. in Rathcabbin Hall and the number to call is (087) 2360096 between 6 and 9pm.


Rathcabbin Players extend sympathy to their Director Brendan Dolan, on the death of his mother Kitty Dolan (nee Bell) Cuba Avenue, Banagher which occurred on Saturday 25th. After funeral Mass in St. Rynagh’s Church on Tuesday 28th burial took place in the local cemetery. May she rest in peace.

Church News.

Sat 1st Feb is the Feast of St. Brigid, 2nd Feb. Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, 3rd Feb. Feast of St. Blaise. Blessing of throats and candles (for Church and home use) at all Masses this week-end.

Clothes Collection

Lorrha Development/Tidy Towns continue with unused clothes collection throughout the winter months. We can collect your unwanted items. Just call or text (086)8493595/(086)8647166/(087)2601413 with your name and details. All money raised from fundraising ventures is used for the continued work around Lorrha Village.


St. Ruadhan’s Active Retirement Association are holding their Annual General Meeting on Wed, 5th Feb 2014 in the Community Hall Lorrha at 2.30pm.


Mad March Mock Wedding! - Here Comes the Bride....Lorrha Camogie Club will be hosting the ‘Mad March Mock Wedding’ on Sat, 8th of March at 8.30pm so keep this date free! It will be the Camogie Club’s main fundraiser for the year and tickets are now on sale and can be got from the Camogie panel, committee, Maher’s shop in Lorrha and Kelly’s Shop, Rathcabbin. Tickets are €10 for ages 14+ which includes you entry and into a draw to win, 1st prize: luxury night away for two. 2nd prize: €100 voucher for David Broderick Sports Therapy, very kindly donated by David. 3rd Prize: meal for two.

Clothing Collection - We are having a clothing recycling drive in aid of Lorrha Camogie Club. Please donate any unwanted clothes that are clean and dry and in big black bin bags. Clean dry clothes, belts, shoes, bags- Books, NO bed clothes, curtains, pillows, duvets, cushions or household goods. The collection day will be at the end of March but we can collect bags at any time off people. More info contact: Elaine Hough 087-1357080 or any Committee member to collect items. Thanks for your support on this fundraising drive.

Registration Night - The Club will be holding a registration night in early February. All players from underage up to adult players need to be registered to be allowed to train and play.