Weekly News Roundup - Saturday 17 Dec 2005
The Ups Through to You’re a Star Final
Local group “The Ups” proved their star quality by emerging victorious in the Cork auditions of the RTE “You’re a Star” competition on Sunday night last.
The duo consisting of Debbie Kelly, daughter of Pat and Josie, Linkardstown and Justin Kelly, Carlow polled 30,000 votes or 24% of the total to advance to the final stages of the contest. Their achievement was very impressive considering well over 300 took part in the Cork heats.
The next stage of the competition will be held in the Helix in Dublin on Sunday January 8th where the final 12 acts will compete on a weekly basis until the final.
Trip to Leopardstown Christmas Meeting
After last years successful outing Tinryland G.F.C. racing club is planning another trip to the Leopardstown Christmas festival on Wednesday 28th December.
Seats are still available on the bus at a cost of €20 to attend a top class day of National Hunt racing featuring the Grade 1 Lexus Chase. If interested please contact Martin Byrne at 086 8125055 or Eamonn Byrne at 087 2770128 as soon as possible. The bus will leave for the races at 10 a.m. approx and will return to Carlow shortly after the last race at approx. 4.30 p.m.
Christmas Mass Times
The following are the times of Christmas services in St. Joseph’s Church, Tinryland.
The Vigil Mass will be at 9.00 pm on December 24th. There will also be Masses at 9.00 am and 11.00 am on Christmas Day, December 25th.