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60 years a Legionary

On Friday 21st September, Mary Jo Fahey, Moher East, Toem was a Legion of Mary member for 60 years, what an extraordinary achievement! Most of that time Mary Jo was a legionary in Dublin where she worked for many years in the Civil Service, then returning back to Toem to look after her dad and mam, John and Mary Kate RIP and remaining since at home and is now joined Our Lady of Fatima Prascidum in Cappa and also joined in Donohill so if anyone will get to Heaven pronto Mary Jo will!! God bless for many more years and much thanks for all of the past years of prayers and helpfulness.

Wedding Supreme

The wedding of Aoife O’Meara, Greenfields House and Richard Leahy, Lattin took place on Friday 21st September in Our Lady of Fatima church, Cappawhite. Maid of honour was Doireann (sister of the bride); Bridesmaids were Sinead Ryan and Tara Vaughan McCarthy; Bestman was James Power; Groomsmen were Thomas Leahy and David Leahy; Flowergirls were Evie Harte and Rosie Donovan; Music in Church was by Clionadh Buckley, Maria Buckley, Nyle Woulfe and the Michael John Ryan Quartet. Over 200 people attended the wedding celebrations and all wish the happy couple health and much happiness for many years to come.

Community Text Alert

Subscription €10.00 per household is now due, be grateful if this could be paid in the next two weeks. Also new members are welcome to join the Text Alert, €10.00 Please Call Teresa Hinchey Sec. Main Street Cappawhite, or ring 0862229082 to sign form. To Keep Cappawhite Crime Free

Safety In the Home

Senior Alert monitoring Units for over 65 years. Emergency Response will install units free for the first year cost thereafter €65 annually; landline phone is needed (mobile phone will suffice if coverage is good; there is a small cost).

Pink Ribbon

On sale from Cecilia and in the local shops are the pink ribbons for cancer research. Please help this great cause by buying one for €3. Much Thanks

Legion of Mary

Pilgrimage to Knock on Sunday 30th Sep. Bus will leave Doon at 8.15am €20 Contact 061-380201

Resource Centre News

Part time Bus Driver

Part time Bus Driver required for Cappawhite Daycare Centre. Job description available from Mary , Daycare Supervisor at 062 75071 Ext 2 on Tue, Wed, Thurs from 10am-4pm. A letter of application with relevant experience should be posted to The Secretary, Community Council, Resource Centre, Cappawhite, Co Tipperary or alternatively emailed to by 5pm Friday 24th August .


Why Bother Cooking a Dinner ? (Buying the Food, Preparing and cooking it, Setting and clearing the table, Washing up and putting away the dishes). If you would like to take a break and join us any Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday at 1.00 p.m. for a 4 course meal costing €8, all you have to do is ring Mary at 062 75071 (Ext 2) before 10.00 a.m. and book a place. Then if you like, you can play cards, darts, bowls, read the paper, watch TV, knitting, sewing, learn to use computer or various other activities. “Don’t delay, do it today’’


Bookings can be made by calling Carmel Clancy 086 3483503 after 5pm or for Birthday Parties, Hall-Hire, soccer, funerals etc.


Bingo continues every Friday night at 8.30pm.

45 drive

45 drive continues every Sunday night at 8.30pm.