MURRINTOWN

COMMUNITY CENTRE

Call 0861674809 from 9.30 a.m -12.00 p.m. or 5.30 p.m - 7.30 p.m. to book Birthday Parties, Meeting Rooms, Function or Sports Hall! or Call in to book Badminton or Squash courts.

FIELD DAY MEETING

This year the Field Day will take place on Sunday 12th June in the beautiful grounds of Johnstown Castle. Anyone interested in baking, running a stall, manning the Tea Tent, working the Gate or helping in any way on the day, is invited to attend a meeting Wednesday 25th May at 8.00 p.m in the Community Centre. This is an annual Community Event and as such we depend on the whole Community to get involved. Your help in making it a fun, successful day is always greatly appreciated. All Field Day proceeds will go to the Parish Funds. Thanking you in anticipation.

FORTH-CELTIC F.C.

Hard Luck to the Men's A and U-14 Girl's Teams who were Runners up in their Cup games last weekend. Well done to both the teams on reaching the Finals and despite the result and huge Congratulations from the whole Community!

Both teams wish to thank all the Supporters who came to support both matches! Looking forward to seeing you all next season when the Club moves into it's 40th year! Big plans for the June Bank Holiday weekend 2012 to celebrate it, and the Official Grand Opening of our new pitches and Club House! Have a great Summer!

The Race Night has now been rescheduled for Friday 3rd June in Jordan's Bar at 9pm. Please return Race Cards to any Committee Member before Friday 20th May.

Lotto: numbers for 4th May were 5,7,2,6,3,4,1. No Winner!! Numbers for 11th May were 6,1,2,4,7,5,3. No Winner. Draw on 18th May in Larkin's Bar. Jackpot €800.

DRINAGH MUMMERS

The Mummers will perform in Jordan's Pub in Murrintown on Saturday 21st May. All welcome for a fun entertaining night! They had a great night recently when they performed at the Holey Cross pub in Waterford.

HALF MARATHON

The Wexford Half Marathon takes place on Sunday 22nd May and will affect traffic in Piercestown /Murrintown. Starting at the Talbot Hotel at 9.30 a.m. it will take Coolballow, Rathaspeck, Johnstown Castle, Piercestown, Lightwater, Ballykillane, Drinagh, finishing back at the Talbot Hotel. Estimated arrival in Piercestown Village is aprox. 11.15 a.m. Please allow extra time for your journey as delays are expected.

COMMUNITY GAMES

We would like to congratulate everyone who took part in the County Finals on Saturday in Killurin.

We had a very successful day competing in Rounders, Camogie and Tag Rugby. A special word of thanks to the mentors and parents of the teams and the group of young men who helped the County Committee!

We will be holding our local Athletics Finals on Monday 23rd May in Sinnottstown Lane at the DMP track at 6.30pm. There will be races and Field events for all from under 8 to under16 with an entry fee of ¤2 on the gate.

CONTACT

The deadline for Wednesday's edition is Sunday at 8.00 p.m. For all Murrintown news, Family and Sports Announcements you can now email to pamandaburke@ hotmail.com or please call 0879713339.