Weekly News Roundup - Sunday 28 May 2006
Exciting Community Games finals
THERE was a fine turnout and some excellent races in the Tinryland/Bennekerry Community Games athletics finals in Rathcrogue on Thursday night last despite the unfavourable conditions on the night.
Mosney hopefuls Marcus and Grace Lawlor, Adam Murphy, Sean, Jemina and Philippa Kirwan and Alison Farrell all showed their potential on the evening. Tiny Tots prizes were kindly sponsored by local shopkeeper Jim Deane.
The following are the results:
Boys U6 60m: 1st- Michael Fawl 2nd- Morris Lawlor 3rd- Finbar Kavanagh
U6 80m: 1st- David Ward 2nd-Danny Farrell 3rd- Daire Curran
U8 60m: 1st- Robert Crowley 2nd- Conor Brennan 3rd- Cuan Burke
U8 80m: 1st- Cormac Kelly 2nd-Conor Crowley 3rd- Jack McNally
U10 100m: 1st- Simon Lowry 2nd- Fionnan Burke 3rd- Niall Scully
U10 200m: 1st- Sean Kirwan 2nd-Conor O’Toole 3rd- Conor McGrath
U12 100m: 1st- Marcus Lawlor 2nd- Conor O’Neill 3rd- Gary Scully
U12 600m: 1st- Adam Murphy 2nd- Colin Townsend 3rd- Patrick Doheny
U14 100m: 1st- Eric Bates 2nd-Michael Lawler
U16 100m: 1st- Christopher Costello 2nd- Michael Mullen 3rd-Darren Murphy
Girls U6 60m: 1st- Shauna Farrell 2nd- Sinead Hayden 3rd-Chloe Broderick
U6 80m: 1st- Emer O’Toole 2nd-Shani Mullins 3rd- Leah McCanny
U8 60m: 1st- Eve McCanny 2nd-Kate Doheny 3rd- Ciara Nolan
U8 80m: 1st- Doireann Walshe 2nd- Laura Ward 3rd- Katie Curran
U10 100m: 1st- Grace Lawlor 2nd- Ashleigh Farrell 3rd- Shannon Farrell
U10 200m: 1st- Roisin Byrne 2nd-Megan Curran 3rd- Grace Byrne
U12 100m: 1st- Philippa Kirwan 2nd- Aisling Kelly 3rd- Lydia McNally
U12 600m: 1st- Jenny Doheny 2nd- Aoife Hayden 3rd- Fay McCullough
U14 100m: 1st- Alison Farrell 2nd- Jemina Kirwan 3rd- Aoife Byrne
U16 100m: 1st- Amanda Cassidy
U16 1500m: 1st- Aisling Kinsella
Relay trials for the county finals will be held on Tuesday, May 30 and Thursday, June 1.
STAINED GLASS WINDOW PROJECT: The Baptism of Christ Window by AE Childs is now being worked on in the workshop of Sheridan’s, Stoneyford Co. Kilkenny. Nearly •2,000 has now been given by kind donors including the families of the First Communion class 2006.
CEMETERY MASS: This year’s cemetery mass will be held in Tinryland on Friday, July 7, at 8pm.
WEDDING: The marriage took place in the Church of San Andrea al Quirnale in Rome, Italy, on April 29 of Tina Byrne, daughter of Pat and Eileen, Ballybolger and Seamus O’Reilly of Kilbride. The bridesmaids were Susan McDonald and Denise Byrne (sisters of the bride) and the best men were Barry and Eamonn O’Reilly. The reception was held in the Hotel Napoleon in Rome.
SYMPATHY: Is extended to Mrs. Esther Farrell, Linkardstown on the death of her sister Mrs. Mary Ann Thompson, Newtown who died during the week.
ICA OUTING: The Tinryland ICA annual outing to Lismore Castle and Gardens in Co. Waterford and Mount Melleray will take place on Tuesday, June 13. Anyone interested in joining guild members on their outing should contact either Frances at 9142073 or Freda at 9146539 before June 7th for further information.
DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK: On Sunday June 4, Bishop Jim Moriarty will lead priests and people of the diocese in the pilgrimage to Knock. A bus will bring pilgrims from the area. Tickets for the bus may be obtained in the sacristy for Adults (•20) or children u-14 (•10).