North Tipperary Macra na Feirme
Congratulations to Paudie Meade, Chairman of Devilsbit Macra na Feirme, representing North Tipperary Macra on winning the Mr. Personality Competition in Kilkenny last weekend. On Friday night the contestants were interviewed on stage by former Macra President Matt O’Keeffe before dancing the night away to Adam’s Locker and DJ. On Saturday there were contestant challenges where the 30 contestants participated in five activities – Giant jenga, buzz off, bucking bronco, operation and bungee run. This was followed by lunch and then in the afternoon the individual interviews took place. Before commencement of the Informal Banquet, which was
attended by over 400 people, each participant was presented with their memento of the weekend. Paudie was presented with €500 cheque, a perpetual trophy and a weekend break in any of the Brennan Hotels. The FARM SKILLS competition is Sunday 5th May hosted by the Clodagh Club. The National Semi-Final of the Talent Competition is in Boru Buru in Cashel Saturday 4th May at 7:30pm. It is an excellent night’s entertainment and we wish the best to the Nenagh, Devils Bit and Clodagh Clubs who are representing Tipperary. Ballinahinch / Killoscully Club are running a clothes / books etc collection over the weekend of the 11-12th May. On the 25 May North Tipperary and Offaly Macra will jointly host a Mock wedding. It should be a great night out for all clubs with the ‘ceremony’ beginning at 8:30pm sharp. Tickets available from any of the North Tipperary Macra Clubs.