Thursday 22 March 2018

New community council website

MOURNEABBEY Community Council has a new website, This website hopes to inform all parishioners of our work in the parish as well as giving a history of it. Some of the pages include a community council page which gives details of our reps, the community council charter and will contain an update after each meeting for people to see what is going on in the parish. The newly formed heritage association also hope to update their page with news. We also have pages outlining the facilities at our disposal and the history of how and when these new facilities were achieved. The Parish Notes will also be available each week. We hope to keep people at home and abroad informed of all the news. Any suggestions will be greatly welcomed to improve the website. We are also delighted to announce the new rep for Burnfort, Greenhill & Leim Na Leithe is Dan Joe Browne.


UPDATE: Clyda Rovers 0-11 St Michaels 1-4 Clyda continued their good start to the league with a four point win against St Michaels in Mourneabbey last Sunday. The first half was a close affair with the team's level after 25 minutes. Declan Roche scored 2 late frees in the half to give Clyda a two point lead at half time. The Clyda defence were very dominant in the second half restricting St Michaels to just one point in the second half while Cian O'sullivan (2) and Colie Lane scored good

points for Clyda. JUNIOR A FOOTBALL: The Junior A Footballers played Mitchelstown in a league game on Friday in Mourneabbey. Clyda enjoyed plenty of possession throughout the first half and goals by Michael Lenihan, Donagh Powell, and Cormac Murphy gave them the advantage at half time to Mitchelstown's four points. In the second half Mitchelstown's speed and fitness gave them the bulk of possession and they added a further four points to make it a one point game. Shortly before fulltime Declan Roche tacked on a point from play and Clyda went onto win by a two point margin. CLYDA LOTTO: Friday, 24th February, numbers drawn 4,19,22.24. There was no Jackpot winner. €50 Maura Moynihan Rathduff, €30 Siobhan Sheehan The Abbey, €20 Jennifer Walsh Ballyphilibeen, €20 Mary Carey Toureen, €20 Dave O'sullivan, Clashmorgan. The next Jackpot is €12,500. Draw takes place on Friday in O'mahoney's Bar, Bottlehill. FIXTURE: u21 Football Championship Clyda Rovers Vs Mitchelstown Sat in Castletownroche @3.30pm. BURNFORT Parents Association Quiz: Burnfort Parents association are hosting a table quiz O'mahony's Bar, Bottle Hill On Friday 9th March at 8.30pm - 4 per Team at €40; 1st Prize: €100 2nd Prize: €40 3rd Prize: €20 4th Prize:€20 Draw to take place during evening with various spot prizes Great fun guaranteed.