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First Friday

First Friday

Friday June 3rd – usual communion calls to the sick. Mass in Templemore at 8am, 10am, 7pm. Killea at 8pm, Clonmore at 8pm, preceded by Eucharistic Adoration at 7.30pm.

Alliance of Two Hearts

Friday June 3rd, beginning with Rosary at 7.30pm in Canon Noonan Centre. Mass at 12.05, vigil concludes at 4.30am. All are welcome for all or part of vigil.

Recently Deceased:

We pray for those who died recently:

Sally Cummins, Church Street Templemore

William McGrath Ballingarry (Nephew of Mary Quinn, Shanakill)

Rev James Foley CC, Tipperary Town and late of Main Street, Templemore.

May They Rest In Peace.

North Tipp Hospice

BRIC-A-Brac items wanted for a stall in aid of North Tipp Hospice.

Please contact Maura 096-3605331 or Jim 086-2743424 before June 1st.

Library Notice

New reduced membership rates for students and social welfare recipients. Internet access fees also reduced. Young adults and children now have free internet as well as free membership.

Lough Derg Pilgrimage

-24th 26th June. Bus leaving Templemore at 7.15am. Contact Fr Martin Murphy at 086-3868877.

Liam Lawton Workshop

The workshop on a newly composed Mass setting in St Patrick’s College Thurles Tuesday June 7th at 8pm. Adm €15. Contact Marette Dunphy on 087-3823334.

Community Games

Once again we were blessed with a beautiful sunny afternoon on the enjoyable occasion of the Sports Day at the Athletic Track on Sunday 22nd May last when the tiny tots, champions of the future took pride of place competing in 3 classic races.

Results as follows:

Race 1: 1st; Sinead Towey, 2nd; Siobhan Dowling, 3rd: Eimear Hennessey.

Race 2: 1st: Ned Delaney, 2nd: James Martin, 3rd: Dale Scully

Race3: 1st: Ruth Johnston, 2nd: Kieran Patterson, 3rd: Rebecca Quinlan.

The committee wish to express grateful thanks and appreciation to all who participated and to parents who were very generous with their time and effort to make the sports day such a success.

Results of the Track Events:

Boys U/8 – 60m: 1st Bryan Bourke, 2nd Sean Collier, 3rd Michael Delaney

Boys U 8 80 M: 1st Bryan Bourke, Sean Collier, Michael Delaney

U/10 100m: 1st Marco Quinlan, 2nd Ewan Scott, 3rd Diarmuid Delaney

U/10 -200m: Marco Quinlan, 2nd Ewan Scott, Diarmuid Delaney.

U/12-100m: Ciaran Byrne, 2nd Lorcan Roche, 3rd Aaron Quinlan

U/12 – 600m: 1st Lorcan Roche, 2nd Ciaran Byrne, Brandon Morrissey.

U/14 100m: 1st Lyndon Fairbrother, 2nd Ciaran Cummins, 3rdSteven Quinlan

U/14-800m: 1st Steven Quinlan, 2nd Lyndon Fairbrother, 3rd Luke Quinlan

U/16-100m: 1st Brian Roche


U/8-60m: Nessa Towey, 2nd Jill Johnston, 3rd Gillian Fogarty

U/8-80m: 1st Nessa Towey, 2nd Dearbhla Hennessey, 3rd Jill Johnston.

U/10-100m: 1st Grainne Hennessey, 2nd Rachel Leonard, 3rd Emma Holly.

U/10-200m: 1st Grainne Hennessey, 2nd Rachel Leonard, 3rd Emma Holly

U/12-100m: 1st Eva Rush,2nd Sophia Quinlan, 3rd Tamara Quinlan

U/12-600m: 1st Eva Rush, 2nd Sophia Quinlan, 3rd Tamara Quinlan.

U/14-100m: 1st Margaret Quinlan.

U/14 800m: 1st Paige Heap, 2nd Shannon Martin.

Templemore ICA

Our final meeting of the season will be held on Thursday June 2nd at 8pm in the Community Centre. An enjoyable Social evening is promised.

Outstanding fees must be paid up on the night, before our summer break. See you all there.

Ladies Golf

Results Tuesday Club Competition: Sheila Delaney 37pts.

The Minor Cup team had a great win over Mitchelstown on Sunday last in Cahir Park Golf Club. Well done to manager and team. Next round in the Gold Coast Golf Club to be played on June 25th.

Fixtures: See notice board in clubhouse for details of competitions and matches.

Sympathy: Our sympathies are extended to our club treasurer Bernie McLoughlin on the recent death of her mother.

Citizens Information

Citizens Information Centre will be available on Wednesday, 8th June 2011 at Templemore Community Services Centre, Bank Street from 10.00am -12.30pm.

No appointment is necessary and callers will be seen on a first come first served basis

Templemore Ladies Football

U12 (Sponsored By Downeys Spar)

We played host to Moyle Rovers last Fri night in our 4th championship game. Although defeated by a strong Moyle Rovers team we were very impressed with the performance of the young Templemore girls. They started the scoring with a great goal. However the visitors soon started to apply pressure. Our backs put in hugh effort while the forwards were unlucky not to have put away a few more scores. Great effort girls!! Panel Rachel Thorpe, Aine Treacy, Katie Bourke, Christina Brennan, Hannah Kinnane, Aine Scott, Aine Delaney, Grace Martin, Aine Greed, Catherine Shaw, Christina Brennan, Emma Maher, Davina O’Flaherty, Aine Moloney, Clodagh Kinnane, Margaret Spillane, Orlaith Maher, Niamh Kennedy, Ciara Nyland, Aimee Gleeson, Ruth Butler, Aine Fogarty, Aine Hamill, Clare Quigley & Niamh Collins.

U16 (sponsored by Butler Cunningham & Molony)

Girls are due to have played Thurles Monday 30th - full report next week.

All Ireland Final!!

Following a decisive win over Cavan last Sunday the Tipperary U14 girls football team will play Roscommon in the All Ireland final on the weekend of June 11th/12th at a time and location to be decided. Templemore ladies football club will be very well represented by Maria Curley, Louise Cadell, Elaine Fitzpatrick, Niamh Treacy and Kate Cashman. The Templemore girls have made a substantial contribution to the team reaching this stage and we wish the well for the final.

Loughmore News


The results of Progressive 25 in Loughmore on Sunday 29th May.

On 10 games; Mary Martin and Biddy Gleeson, Paddy Kennedy and Paddy Hennessy.

On 9 games: Margaret Bourke and Tim Tierney.

20th Game: Michael Grimes and Liam Cleary.


Mary Connolly, Michael Grimes, Tom Kennedy, and Tom Cullen

Game as usual Sunday night @ 8.45pm.

Community Services Whist Results 29/5/2011

Top Score: Joan Carroll. Other winners: Josie Whelan, Mary Seymour, Harry Shortt, Deirdre Conlon, Christy Tuohy, Mary Hoare, Peggy Ryan, Maura Meade, Mary O’Connor, Noreen Whelan. Raffle: Josie Whelan, Christy Tuohy, Harry Shortt. Whist every Sunday at 8pm. All are welcome.

Drom/Inch News

Graveyard Masses at 7.30 each evening:

Drom Church Yard: June 1st

Drom Old Graveyard: June 8th.

Inch New Graveyard: June 10th.

Barnane Graveyard: June 15th.

Inch Old Graveyard: June 17th.

Kylana Graveyard: June 22nd.

Ladies Mini Marathon

The Ladies Mini Marathon Support Group (Templemore A.C.) will be competing in this year’s event in Dublin on Monday next June 6th. A bus will leave from The Town Hall Templemore at 9.30am and return by 8.45pm (latest). Details from Geraldine on 087-9960837.

People have been so very generous – the girls have been raising funds for Cork University Hospital, where so many Tipp women receive their cancer treatment. Sponsorship cards are still available and should be returned by June 26th.

Donation bottles are placed strategically in Thurles, Templemore and Roscrea. This is part one of a two part project.