Carnew notes May 5

Road Run
Carnew Heritage Club are holding their annual road run on Sunday 17th May at 12 noon from Carnew Mart, all welcome to come along.

Under 12 hurling Division 1A
Carnew 3-7 Kilcoole 1-1
Carnew played some fluent hurling to overcome Kilcoole on Monday evening 27th April in Carnew. A exhibition of hurling at centre back by Daniel Redmond kept Carnew ticking over nicely throughout the game. Thomas Collins, Dan Murphy and Brandon Rossiter gave a good account of themselves. Up front Richard Greene looked lively and along with Shay Guilfoyle and Jack Kavanagh scored 3 goals for Carnew. Brian Kenny also played well. Training every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday evenings at 6 p.m. All players under twelve are welcome.

Coláiste Bhríde is delighted to host “The Man in the Woman’s shoes” written and performed by the award winning Mikel Murfi. The play is a solo performance and is just returning from a three week run on Broadway.

The play will run for one night only on Wednesday 6th May at 8.30 pm. Tickets costing €12 ( €10 for OAPs and students) are available from the school. Money raised will go to our School Development Fund and your support would be greatly appreciated.

Sincere sympathy is extended to the family and relatives of Mrs Mary Foley, nee Crowe, Tomacork who died during the week, her remains were removed to Carnew on Thursday for 2pm mass, followed by burial in Tomacork cemetery.

To the family and relatives of Janet Wallace, Angels Cottage Coolfancy who died during the week, her remains were removed to Kilavaney on Thursday for 12 noon mass, followed by burial in the adjoining church yard.

To Jack Kelly, Coolgreaney his family and relatives on the death of his wife Kathleen last week, her remains were removed to Arklow on Tuesday evening and burial took place on Wednesday in Castledockeral cemetery.

God bless all the children of Askamore who are making their First Holy Communion on Sunday 10th May.

Tomacork C.E. Employment
Tomacork C.E. Limited have 2 Community Employment positions in childcare for September 2015. Applicants must be eligible for a C.E. scheme, Fetac Level 5 is essential.Contact Eileen Norris, Little Acorns, St Brigid’s Hall, Carnew, Co Wicklow. 0539423871. Closing date for applications is 22nd May.

Get well
Get well wishes go to Paddy Behan, Shillelagh.

Some places are still available for the pilgrimage to knock on 16th and 17th May, contact Sr. Mary on 0539426510 or 0872995267.

DSP Community employment vacancies
Applications are invited for the positions of Day Centre and Community Village Support Worker at Carnew Community Care, Garda Vetting applies. Applicants must be eligible for Community Employment. Apply to DSP Employment Services/Intreo Office, Enniscorthy 0539239300. For further details contact Carnew Community Care, Gorey Road, Carnew Co Wicklow. 0539426510. email Closing date for applications is Friday 8th May.

Hard luck to the u14’s who were beaten by a stronger Luke O’Tooles team in the final of the feile last weekend, 2-5 to 0-4, scorers for Carnew were Eoin Kavanagh, John Doyle, Owen Young and Daniel Redmond, they now go to the feile in Cavan in June representing Wicklow, best of luck lads.

The GAA lotto was won by Alice Balfe, Kilcavan numbers were 5,10,21,24.

Tinahely walking club
On Sunday May 10 walk is at Avon Ri Greenway. (Grade C, 13km, 3 hours) meeting in Tinahely Square at 10.00am. Please ensure to wear proper walking boots, to bring adequate food & drink and to pack (or wear) rain gear. (Walk grades: A is the hardest and C is the easiest – depends on gradient and duration.) Full walking schedule is on the Tinahely Website. Our schedule for the next two months will be decided and circulated shortly.

Congratulations to David Brownrigg and Fiona Doyle, Croneyhorn who were married on Saturday.

Model county draw

Tickets are now on sale for the Model County Draw from any GAA player cost is €50 for a draw on 29th May, 26th June and 24th July.

A 10k road walk from Camolin Village to Askamore will take place on 17th May in aid of St Aidan’s Day centre Gorey and Askamore Muinter Na Tire project 2020, contact Stacy on 0879922481 for sponsorship cards.

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