Mullinahone News

The Fionn Mac Cumhaill players present “The Kings of Kilburn High Road” in Cloneen Hall on Saturday, February 1, at 8pm.

The Fionn Mac Cumhaill players present “The Kings of Kilburn High Road” in Cloneen Hall on Saturday, February 1, at 8pm.

Admission €10. Booking advisable as the show is for one night in Cloneen. Book at 0831355762.

Other performances in Clonacody House, Fethard on February 7 and 8. Admission €20, food included. Booking only on 0871689167. The other three performances will be in the Clubhouse, Kilkenny, on February 5 and 6 and in the Source, Thurles, on Febrary 13. The play is the story of six young men who left Ireland in 1975 to make their fortunes on the buildings in London. The action takes place in a pub in Kilburn 25 years later when five of the six gather to remember the sixth man who is now dead. Three of the leading characters are played by Mullinahone men Pat Egan, John Leahy and Eugene O’Meara.

Text Alert

Mullinahone Text Alert is up and running. The number is 050452100. The GPS system is also being provided at no cost to the community. This will allow emergency services i.e ambulance, care doc, fire brigade to find sites of emergencies without delay. It is important that consent forms are signed and returned not later than Friday, February 28. Volunteers will deliver consent forms. Please sign them and return.

Ladies Football

The AGM of Mullinahone’s Ladies Football elected officers for 2014. Chairperson: Judy Maher, Sec. Alison Fennelly, Treasurer not yet filled. Bridget Fennelly has stepped down from the committee after a decade of service. PRO: Roisin O’Meara. A welcome is extended to new mentors Aimee Doran, Una McGowan and Liam Whelan along with assistants Nicole Shelly and Aoibhe O’Shea. Congrats are extended to new county Intermediate manager John Leahy. Congrats also to club representatives on county panels Aoibhe O’Shea (minor and U16), Aine Dunne (U16), Alice Browning (U14) and Nicola O’Dwyer (U14).

Juvenile Football and Hurling 
Training: U6s will return in Mid March. Any outstanding registration can be paid to Josephine Britton. U8s are back in training in the GAA hall on Fridays from 5.45pm to 6.45pm. Any outstanding registrations to Victor Direen. U10s and U12s are back training in the hall on Fridays from January 31. Outstanding registration can be paid at training. U14s will resume in early/mid February. Registration to Michael Cahill. U16s are back in training and will be the first team into championship action. Registration to Declan McNamara. GAA Foundation Coaching Course- Anyone interested contact a club officer this week. The juvenile club are covering the cost of this course. Thanks to all who helped with club registration night. Outstanding registrations to be paid asap before championships begin. Next juvenile meeting will be on Thursday, February 13, at 8.30pm.