Brosna GAA Club News Round-Up

Brosna GAA Club News Round-Up

Hannon Folk Festival Time in Brosna I am delighted to outline some of the wonderful events taking place 20-22 September. By Mairéad Moriarty, PRO Brosna GAA Club House will host the launch the festival with Culture Night from 6pm to 7pm.  The Con Carey Cup will be contested by the old rivals Brosna and Rockchapel…

Split the Bucket Helping to Tackle Rugby Club Funding

Split the Bucket Helping to Tackle Rugby Club Funding

In the run-up to last weekend, members of Castleisland Rugby Club put buckets and envelopes into a number of shops and pubs throughout the town. They were launching, they said, their new fundraising idea Split the Bucket in the Castleisland area. The idea was simplified to the last before its launch at the Shoemaker’s Bar…

Danny Hannon to be Celebrated in his Native Brosna Town

Danny Hannon to be Celebrated in his Native Brosna Town

It’s a rare occasion indeed that a rendering of My Native Brosna Town isn’t sung in celebration or in sadness in the village for which it was so loving written and so clearly associated. Christenings, weddings, wakes and funerals are all ideal occasions on which to give vent to one of the finest local songs…