Offaly SPAR Store Recognised As Best In Class At Top Of The Tree Awards

 H2 Group SPAR Ferbane is among a small group of retailers from around the country who have been honoured at the fifth annual SPAR Top of the Tree Retail Awards.   The awards programme recognises best practice and outstanding retail practice in several store departments, including customer care, off-licence, butchery, fruit and veg and delicatessen. […]

Rashina Vintage Club Charity Tractor Run

The “Doon to India” charity tractor run will take place on Sunday 30th June from Doon GAA pitch. Registration at 9:30am. All welcome. 

Ferbane GAA AGM Report

Chairman’s Address Outgoing chairman Liam Flaherty, who was re-elected later in the meeting, took the opportunity to congratulate several local teams and clubs for their success, and also to thank a lot of people for their efforts in keeping the club going during a year that presented challenges and opportunities in equal measure. He congratulated […]

Ferbane GAA Club Annual General Meeting

Ferbane GAA club Annual General Meeting will take place on Friday the 9th of December in Gallen Community School at 8pm. Please note that only paid up club members are entitled to attend. All Nomination papers should be returned to the club secretary as soon as possible before that date. 2012 membership can be paid […]

Leahy welcomes remedial works in Ferbane electoral area

Remedial works that are to be carried out in estates throughout the Ferbane electoral area are being welcomed by Independent Cllr John Leahy who heaped praised on the energy and enthusiasm of local Residents Association Committees for highlighting the areas that needed to be tackled as a matter of urgency. An extensive programme of works […]

Ferbane GAA Club notes for Week Ending 16th July

Under-12 Girls Championship Congratulations to the Under-12 girls of Ferbane/Doon/Shannonbridge who continued the great run of underage success in the area with a thrilling 3-6 to 2-8 win over the girls of Tullamore in the county final played last Sunday evening in Clara. Goals from Sinéad Egan  (x2) and Stacey Egan proved crucial, while Amy Gavin-Mangan […]

Ferbane/DSB win National Féíle Division 2 Title Páirc uí Chaoimh – July 2nd 2011

For the second time this year, the streets of Ferbane were thronged in celebration after the underage footballers of West Offaly brought joy and pride to the town with their achievements on the field of play. The girls of Ferbane/Doon/Shannonbridge were the heroes of the hour this past weekend after they showed courage, togetherness and […]

Ferbane GAA Club notes for Week Ending 25th June

Junior B Championship The Junior B footballers get their season underway this week and the squad will warm up for the campaign with a challenge match this Saturday in Ferbane against Durrow. The club is determined to make a real attack on all three championships this year so all players available for selection are urged […]

Ferbane Boys and Girls complete a famous Leinster Féile Double in Portlaoise

It was a bank holiday weekend of sun and silverware for the young footballers of West Offaly after both the Ferbane/Belmont boys and the Ferbane/Doon/Shannonbridge girls won their respective Division 1 Leinster Féile titles in Portlaoise last Saturday. Roughly eighty teams of boys and girls had gathered at the various venues across Laois to compete […]

Ferbane GAA Club Notes

Junior Football Result The junior footballers came desperately close to breaking their losing run on Saturday evening but eventually fell just short against Division 3 league leaders Tullamore in a highly competitive match. A goal towards the end of the first half left Tullamore 1-5 to 0-4 ahead at half time, but Ferbane hung in […]

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