Happy 98th Birthday, Mairead. BIG BIRTHDAY: Congratulations to Mairead Chawke on reaching her 98th birthday on Thursday 26th. She hasn't been out and about due to Covid but her daughter Mary and the family are looking after her very well. What a lifetime of experiences she has amassed, wonder what she would make of ' Golfgate ' , 'Trumpgate' etc etc EXTRA MASSES:
For this week and next, there will be mass in Ballingarry on Monday (24th & 31st) at 7.00pm and in Granagh
Fr. Dan & Sr. Margaret in suitable attire for the 1916 Commemoration. TRIBUTE TO FR. DAN:
Fr. Dan's departure was delayed due to Covid, but he volunteered to remain on until September so that Communions & Confirmations could be celebrated. A parishioner composed this very fitting poem for him: "Granagh Ballingarry, a place with people who care,
And views from Knockfierna, so beautifully rare.
Many years ago a vacancy arose
Dan Lane was the man, the bishop chose.
Congratulations to our Granagh Boys on their First Holy Communion on 6th August - Ryan McDonagh, Michael O'Brien, Rory Stapleton, Thomas Storan, Daniel Hartigan & Conor Sexton. COMMUNION:
Congratulations to the six boys who received their first Holy Communion - Ryan McDonagh, Michael O'Brien, Rory Stapleton, Thomas Storan, Daniel Hartigan and Conor Sexton. TRÓCAIRE/ BEIRUT:
You have seen that massive explosion in the port of Beirut, last week where at least 5,000 were injur
Granagh NS parents' association, are holding their collection this coming weekend, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 7th, 8th, 9th August, 5pm - 8pm each evening. Drop-off at the Parochial House GREYBRIDGE CLASSIC CLUB:
The Club are hosting their annual Cross Country Charity Tractor Run on Saturday August 15th. The run will leave from Listons Farm, Ballyculleen, Croom, V35 XT88 - registration will start at 4pm with all tractors leaving at 5pm sharp. All f