Ballina/Boher News

November 8, 2018

Friday Church Services in Ballina:   After 10am Mass, the Blessed Sacrament is exposed until 5pm.  Prayer of the Church and Benediction at 1.05pm.  Why not come along and pray awhile.


Archdiocese Pilgrimage to Lourdes:   Recently, Joe Walsh Tours have launched the Archdiocese of Cashel and Emly’s Pilgrimage to Lourdes 2013.  This pilgrimage will take place from June 16th to 21st with a full inclusive price of €699.  Booking forms for the Pilgrim section are now available from Joe Walsh Tours on 01 2410811.  Enquires to Fr. Tom Hearne on 0504 51230


Wishing you the very best of luck Intermediate county  hurling league: Ballina versus Ballinahinch in Ballina next Sunday March 3rd in Ballina [see fixtures]



U21 Football:  Ballina versus Lorrah/dorrah was cancelled last Saturday due to Lorrah/dorrah been unable to field a team.


Training: Monday March 4th training for all grades will commence check details of times from club officers and coaches.


Congratulations to Shane Mc Grath who was named captain of the Tipperary Senior team and to Brendan Maher named vice captain good luck  to them  both in the coming season.


Membership:  All members must be regristered before March 31st. Players will not be covered by insurance unless paid up members of the club. Membership €40 euro may be paid to any club officer.


Table Quiz Tipperary GAA Fundraiser: Ballina club will host a table quiz in Roundhill  Bar March 14th at 9-30 p.m. sharp. General knowledge question wil be asked live on Tipp FM.  Proceeds from €40 per table going to the county board. The winning table from each club will go forward to the county final in the Dome on March 28TH. All winners from the club night will compete, with the outright county champions winning a week-end for four in New york [flight and accomdation] There will also be valuable runner up prizes. Mike Sheehy is county co-ordinator 086 6065919.


Club Officers Information Night in the Dome: Chairpersons,Secretaries, Treasurers and PRO’s of senior and juvenile clubs are invited. This night will be hosted by Croke Park and Munster Council personnel with special guest speakers.


Tipperary Draw:  Congratulations to Jeddy Mc Keogh Legane  on winning €200 in last weeks draw