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W/E 13/08/2017

posted Aug 8, 2017, 7:54 AM by John O'Sullivan
Fleadh 2017.
A number of local musicians from the parish are members of Clare Youth Traditional Orchestra which will make its debut in the Shannon Aerodrome on Tue. next, 15th August, in conjunction with the All Ireland Fleadh 2017. 
The Clare Youth Traditional Orchestra is a new county-wide Orchestra for teenage musicians, under the direction of Padraic O'Reilly and is  supported by Clare Arts Office.
Tickets for this event, and all other Fleadh events may be purchased online at

Community Games.
Sinead Hastings from Dysart will represent the County in the Long Puck, and Neasa Ni Ainifein will compete in the 800m event,  at the National Finals of Community Games in  Abbottstown on the weekend of 19th August.
Thanks to all who supported the recent church gate collection for the Community Games, which raised €294. 

U16B Championship.
Ruan has made a good start in this championship, with victories over Eire Og and Wolfe Tones and one defeat to Clooney/Quin. Two more group matches remain and details of the fixtures may be found in the local papers and on Ruan GAA Facebook page to Clare Underage GAA Twitter.
The support of the community for these youngsters is much appreciated.