A benefit day in aid of the family of the late Bernard (Nobby) Ryan, Oola on Saturday, March 17, on St. Patrick’s Day in Millers Bar, Oola from 2pm to 8pm. Various DJ’s performing and BBQ by Red Hot BBQ creations on the day. Tickets available locally at €5 each.


Enrolment Forms for new pupils wishing to enrol in September 2012 are now available to download from our website www.oolans.ie or from the school office, phone 062-47906. Please return completed forms by March 30.

Pilgrimage 2012

Lourdes and the Shrines of France, October 14 to 21. Seven nights visiting Lourdes, Rocamadour, Nevers, Paris and Lisieux. Price for flights and three nights full board in Lourdes and other four night’s half board E799. A non-refundable deposit of 200 euro is required for booking.Fr John Morris PP will be the spiritual director. For Booking and further information contact Catriona Delaney on 086 2112011.


Oola Senior youth club will attend the Disco in Pallasgreen on Friday, March 16, at 8.30pm. Cost €5. No club on Saturday night. Next week on March 24 leaders and members meeting at 7.30pm.


Congratulations to Veronica Martin Oola on winning 1st prize of €15,000 in the Limerick Development draw on Friday night last and to Paddy Ryan who won €250.

We also congratulate Doon CBS who continue on their winning ways with victory over Colaiste na Feirste of Belfast in the All Ireland football semi-final played in Ratoath Co. Meath on Saturday last on a score of 3-10 to 1-3.

Congratulations also to Michael Ryan, Cullen Rd. Oola on his great achievement of securing his place on the eventing team for the London Olympics games to be held in July. It is a great honour to represent your country and the possibility of a medal coming back to Oola would be a dream come true. We wish Michael well and it will give us an added interest when the games commence in July.

Training for U12 and U14 girls will take place in Doon on Wednesday evenings from 6pm to 7pm.

Training for U16,U18 and Intermediate will take place in Oola on Wed.evenings from 7pm to 8pm.

Membership: Membership is now due and should be paid to registrar John Whelan as soon as possible.


every Tuesday in Oola at 8.30pm, all are welcome.


Anyone interested in having notes in included in the paper are asked to submit them by Sunday evening as late notes are not guaranteed to feature. Notes can be given to Cummins’s, Old Road, Oola, PHONE 062-75797 or emailed to pollyoola@eircom.net .