THE countdown to Christmas has started and to remind us of the wonder of the Season, and get everyone in the festive spirit, Timoleague is set to host a very special night of Christmas Music and Carols on Thursday the 5th December, in the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin.
Proceeds from the day will go to RNLI Courtmacsherry lifeboat and Clonakilty Community Care meals on wheels.
Katie Sexton Timoleague won this year’s all Ireland Under 16 road bowling final against local Ulster and Armagh winner Shannon Mallon.
The final was played over the Blackwatertown Road a village north of Armagh city.
A large following from Timoleague saw Katie win the final by over a bowl of odds in a very exciting finish.
A THREE year-old-boy who was dragged along by a car in an horrific accident in Barryroe is in a serious but stable condition in hospital in Dublin it has been confirmed.
The accident happened on the main Clonakilty – Timoleague road at about 7.30pm last Thursday evening.
THIRTY two acts competed for 14 prestigious places in the Star Search Final which will take place in the Festival Dome on Tuesday 20th August. Clonakilty is well represented with five contestants making it through to the final, Bantry 1, Roscarberry 1, Kilworth 1, Buttlerstown 2, Barryroe , Clogagh, Clonakility (members of Sharp Dressed Men), Courtmacsherry 1, Ovens Cork 1, Schull 1, Kinsale 1.
Tickets for what promises to be an exciting and entertaining final are on sale in Paddy Meade’s Clonakility, Foley’s Centra Timoleague & Rita’s Courtmacsherry.
GARDAÍ in Bandon are investigating a serious road traffic accident which occurred at Barryroe on Thursday evening.
The collision occurred at approximately 6.30pm at Barryroe, on the Clonakilty to Timoleague road about five miles from Clonakilty.
Test your fitness wit the beep test, a cardiovascular fitness test that involves running continuously between two points that are?20 meters apart.
Grace will be joined by Ger Mehigan, a chef of 23 years who will be taking over the catering side of Grainnes’s Bar/Restaurant Timoleague from Monday 15th April 2013.
A talented head chef having spent the last ten years at Bandon Golf Club, Ger is now looking forward to this new venture and the re-opening of Grainne’s Restaurant in Timoleague.
A MOTHER and her young son had a narrow escape when their car skidded into the icy waters of Courtmacsherry Bay during the recent bad weather.
Luckily the car was travelling at very low speed at the time of the skid which happened on the road between Courtmac and Timoleague.