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Holy Communion

Children from the three schools in the parish celebrate First Communion on Sunday last in St. Ruadhan's Church, Lorrha.View Gallery

Spring Clean in Scoil Lua Naofa, Lorrha

Pupils from Lorrha N.S. participate in An Taisce National Spring Clean.View Gallery

Lorrha GAA Car Winner

Owen Kennedy Rathcabbin was the lucky winner of the GAA Car fundraising draw.View Gallery

Sketch Artist Denis

Sketch artist Denis visited the three schools in the parish to display a sample of his work. View Gallery

A Rare Send Off

Celebrations galore for a future brideView Gallery

Open Day In Lorrha N.S.

Lorrha National School opened the doors and welcomed the public into the school to view the work of the pupils & some entertainment took place too.View Gallery

St. Patrick's Day Celebrations in Lorrha

Lorrha held another St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday March 17th.View Gallery

Caoimhe Captains Tipperary Intermediates

Tipperary Intermediate Camogie squad had a one point victory over Kilkenny on Sunday March 11th in the first round of the National league. The team was captained by Lorrha's Caoimhe Kennedy, pictured here in action.View Gallery

National Turfcutters Rally

Thousands of protestors from all over Ireland gathered outside the Dail on March 7th to protest against the closure of bogs in Ireland.View Gallery

Cheque Presentation

Rathcabbin Players presented a cheque for 2500 euro to the Parents Association of Rathcabbin N.S. This contribution to the school came from the Players recent staging of Tom, Dick and Harry.View Gallery

Caoimhe Togs Out For Tipp Senior Squad

Caoimhe Kennedy togged out for the Tipperary senior camogie squad and came on in the 2nd half of the opening round of the National League.View Gallery

Two New Kids In Lorrha N.S.

The youngest ever kids to visit Lorrha N.S. came on Ash Wednesday Feb 29th when Monique Boons brings in two of her 1 week old kid goats. And the pupils loved every minute.View Gallery

Tuesday February 21st Pancake Day

Pupils in Lorrha N.S. try their hand at making pancakes....with a little help from some adults.View Gallery

An Taisce Inspector Visits School

The green schools Inspector from An Taisce visited Lorrha N.S. on Monday Feb 20th where pupils are working on securing a second green flag for the school.View Gallery

National Turf Cutters Meeting

The TCCA held a national meeting in Birr where plans on the forthcoming Forum in Athlone, the trip to Europe and the National protest on March 7th were disclosed.View Gallery

Working Towards Second Green Flag

Students in Lorrha N.S. are working hard to achieve the second green flag, the theme of which is Energy.View Gallery

Medal Presentation in Scoil Lua Naofa

Lorrha N.S.pupils were presented with football and anthletic medals recently.View Gallery

St. Brigid Day in Lorrha N.S.

Students from Lorrha N.S. make the cross for St. Brigid Day.View Gallery

Grandparents Day In Lorrha N.S.

Wednesday Feb 1st was grandparents in Lorrha N.S. View Gallery

Behind The Scenes & On Stage

Rathcabbin Players continue with 3 further nights Friday 3rd Frb to Sunday 5th. with the hilarious comedy 'Tom, Dick & Harry'.View Gallery

Lorrha GAA Medal Presentation

Lorrha GAA presented medals and certificates to the Gaelic4girls and to the boys U/16 football team.View Gallery

The Polishing Process

Rathcabbin Players putting the finishing touches to their forthcoming comedy 'Tom, Dick and Harry' which will be staged in Rathcabbin Hall the last week-end of January and the first week-end of February. Booking on (087) 2360096View Gallery

Redwood Bog Owners Meeting

Turf cutters in Redwood bog which closed last year, held a meeting to discuss future action.View Gallery

Tom, Dick & Harry Is Coming To Rathcabbin

Rathcabbin Players will stage the hilarious comedy Tom Dick & Harry from Thursday night Jan 26th to Sunday 29th and from Friday February 3rd to Sunday 5th. at 8.30p.m. Booking on (087) 2360096 from 5.30 to 8.30p.m. A performance not to be missed.View Gallery

Christmas Nativity

Pupils from Lorrha N.S. rehearsing for Christmas Eve Mass.View Gallery

Eoin Graduated To A Blue Belt

Ballinasloe Kenpo Karate club had a grading recently in Haydens Hotel Ballinasloe. Fifty eight students from both Ballinasloe and Portumna tested .The grading panel were Prof. Ed Downey 7th degree. James Dillon 3rd degree and Ramon Lerma 2nd degree .The test consisted of forms of self defence techniques and followed by one man sparring and two man. A good day was had by all. The club is open to new members and further information is available by logging onto www.galwaykenpo.ie Congratulations and well done to Lorrha man Eoin Gallagher who graduated to his blue belt. Well done Eoin and keep up the great work. View Gallery

Lorrha Senior Citizens Christmas Dinner

Senior Citizens from the parish are treated to Christmas Dinner in Lorrha GAA clubhouse on Sunday 18th Dec.View Gallery

Retirement Function

The parents of Rathcabbin N.S. held a retirement function for former principal Tom Kennedy who spent a total of 36 years in the profession, 36 in the Parish of Lorrha.View Gallery

Tom, Dick & Harry Coming To Rathcabbin

Rathcabbin Players will stage the well known Cooney comedy Tom, Dick and Harry the last week-end in January and the first week-end in February. Booking details later.View Gallery

Santa Comes To Lorrha

Santa Claus arrived by Horse & Trap to meet the children of Lorrha on Sunday lastView Gallery

Environmental Award For Lorrha Development

Lorrha Development were delighted to receive an environmental Award from North Tipperary Co. Council recently.View Gallery

Lorrha School Scoops Top Prize

Lorrha N.S. scooped the top prize for the Tidiest School in North Tipperary under the Environmental Awards which is sponsored by North Tipp Co. Council.View Gallery

Preparing For An Auction

Cutting timber to be auctioned at the Lorrha Development Christmas Market and Auction on Sunday Dec 4th.View Gallery

Cups Come To Lorrha

All-Ireland Minor & SFC cup visited the 3 schools in the parish on Thursday 17th November.View Gallery

Community & Voluntary Awards For Lorrha

Lorrha Development Association / Tidy Towns scooped the CAVA outstanding Achievement Award in North Tipperary for the second year running. The group also took home the Environment Award. View Gallery

St. Ruadhan's Church Gets A New Heating System

St. Ruadhan's Church in Lorrha is presently getting a new heating system. View This GalleryView Gallery

Final Countdown

Lorrha Variety Group on their final countdown for their forthcoming production of Widows Paradise.View Gallery

Pride in their Village

Artists Ute Duggan, Liz Hussey, Carmel Slevin allow their imaginations loose in Friar's Park.View Gallery

Comedy Coming To Lorrha

Lorrha Variety Group will be on stage with a 3 act comedy Widows Paradise towards the end of the month. View Gallery

Officials Visit Portumna Bogs

Four officials from the Department of Heritage were met by Bog owners from Portumna, Lorrha, Tynagh, Woodford when they visited Portumna recently.View Gallery

North under 21 hurling quarter final

Lorrha went under by three points in this group to Shannon Rovers.View Gallery

Guests of the President

Members of Lorrha Development attended a reception at Aras An Uachtarain on Thursday 27th October after receiving an invitation from President Mary McAleese.View Gallery

Lorrha Variety Group

'Widows Paradise' is a 3 act comedy while will be staged in Lorrha hall on the week-end of November 25th to 27th incl.by Lorrha Variety Group.View Gallery

Public Meeting

A large turn out from concerned turf cutters/users were present on Monday night October 17th.in Rathcabbin Hall.View Gallery

Lorrha Under 8's in Action

Lorrha Under 8's participated in the Joe & Biddy Giles Parish League in J.K. Bracken's of Templemore on Saturday 15th Oct.View Gallery

Taoiseach, Enda Kenny met by Protesters

When An Taoiseach Enda Kenny visited a wt Ballinasloe on Monday October 10th to open the constituency office of Paul Connoughton T.D. he was met by over 300 angry protesters carrying all kinds of signs. A Large group from Lorrha were present.View Gallery

Turfcutter On Protest March

Over 300 turfcutters were joined by the Lorrha protest group outside the Mayrick Hotel in Galway City last Sunday October 9th where Presidential candidate Michael D. Higgins was to attend a function. Mr. Higgins heard about the protesters and didn't show up.View Gallery

Work Continues in Lorrha Village

The Development RSS workers John & Michael painting the parochial wall recently and North Tipp. Co. Council workers laying paths. View Gallery

Friar's Park Update

Thanks to everyone who answered the call for help to paint Friars Park Walls and buildings. Community spirit at its best.View Gallery

Golfing in Waterford

Lorrha Golfers on a Break in Waterford.View Gallery