Cahir News in Brief...

New Inn & 
District Vintage Classic Club

New Inn & 
District Vintage Classic Club

New Inn and District Vintage Classic Club will hold its Annual Run on Sunday, May 12. The run is open to vintage cars, bikes, and all tractors welcome. This year all proceeds will be donated to the two primary schools in New Inn to raise much needed funds to help alleviate running costs due to government cutbacks.

Registration is at Barron’s from 10.45am, leaving at 12 noon sharp. Returning to Barron’s for refreshments, raffle and entertainment. If you have any queries please contact John on 0876860884. All support would be greatly appreciated.

Cahir Day Centre

The annual general meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 14, in The Day Care Centre, St. Mary’s Road, at 8

pm. All are welcome.

Active Retirement Group

The results of the Card Game held at the McAuley Room on Friday, April 26. 1st with 11 Games. David White, Willie O’Neill. 2nd with 9 Games. Rita Walsh, Kitty Slattery. Tom Breedy, Tom Dwyer. Lucky Table - Pat Butler, Ann Butler. Mary Fitzgerald, Bridget Fanning. Raffle - Pat Butler, Teresa Prendergast.

The next game will be held Friday, May 3.

Monthly meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 1, in the McAuley Room at 2.30pm.

Information regarding Cahir Active Retirement Association may be obtained by contacting The Secretary 052 74 41892.

Country Market

This Friday come and check out the baking by our two new producers. Savouries like sausage rolls and quiches, and now new breads and traybakes. On John’s stand there is cabbage, broccoli and lettuce plants for your vegetable garden.

Lovely rhubarb available on the fruit and veg table. Always jam and marmalade to be bought all home made from fresh ingredients.

See you on Friday at the Community Hall, behind the Post Office, from 9am ‘til 11.30am. Thank you for supporting the local market producers.

Craft Granary Avoca Launch For Cancer Care

The Craft Granary in Cahir will hold the launch of the Avoca Range this Thursday, May 2, with late night opening until 9pm. The launch is in aid of the Cancer Care Centre and 10% of sales will go directly to the Cancer Care Centre.

Leisure Centre

With summer just around the corner, now is a good time to set those fitness goals and work towards becoming beach body beautiful. To help you achieve those goals, Duneske Leisure Centre has five spaces still available on our twelve week “Funk up your Fitness” personal training programme. You will get three, one-to-one, 30 minute sessions a week for less than €10 per session!

Wondering what to do to keep your teenagers occupied? Check out our three month Junior and Youth Gym Memberships for less than €20 per month. Assessments and programmes included free of charge. Phone 0527445517 or email us on


There was no Jackpot winner of the draw that took place on Wednesday, April 24. The draw was witnessed by Mary O’Donnell. The numbers drawn were 4, 6, 18 and 19. There were four lucky dip winners each taking home €25 and they were: Breda Murphy, Carrigeen, Cahir; K. 
Williams, C/o S. Marnane; Ann Lonergan, C/o Cahir Day Care Centre; and Margo Conway, C/o Cahir Bingo. Congratulations 
to all.

The next draw will take place on Wednesday, May 1, in Cahir Day Care Centre at 12 noon. The Jackpot will then be €3,500. Get your tickets early. Tickets are available in local shops and also at the Enterprise Centre.