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The 2015 Shannon Airport Munster GAA Primary Go Games are up and running. Last weekend saw 88 children line out in their county colours in Cusack Park, Ennis and Semple Stadium, Thurles. 'No other sport offers children the opportunity to line in their county colours on Big Match day in the top sporting venues in the province,'says Joe Lyons, Cathaoirleach of...


The Cumann na mBunscol INTO /Respect Exhibition Go Games will take place in Croke Park on six Sundays during the summer. All counties have received communication from Rúnai Mairead O Ceallachain and we appeal to each county Runaí to return all names and other details as soon as possible. Last Friday, May 22nd, three members of an Coiste...

Gaelscoil Cluain Dolcain

Friday 01st May, 2015



Gaelscoil Cluain Dolcáin, from Dublin, were worthy winners in the Large Schools Category of Cumann na mBunscol Awards sponsored by Cornmarket Group Financial Services. Their prize was a visit to Croke Park where they enjoyed a tour of the stadium and were joined for lunch by Uachtarán CLG Aogán Ó Fearghail. Bhain gach éinne an- taitneamh...


The Cumann na mBunscol Awards, sponsored by Cornmarket Group Financial Services were the highlight of the weekend of AGM 2015 in Carrick on Shannon. Glenbeigh NS from Kerry were winners in the Small School category while Gaelscoil Cluain Dolcáin were adjudged Best School in the Large School category.The day began with a tour of the GAA...

AGM of Cumann na mBunscol Laighean

Thursday 23rd April, 2015



The AGM of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Laighean took place in the Keadeen Hotel in Newbridge on Wednesday April 22nd. The following officers were elected: Uachtaran: Tomás O RiainCathaoirleach: Edward O RiordanLeas chathaoirleach: Seán O hAiniféinRúnaí/OCP: Gearóid O MearaCisteoir:Tomás Mac Giolla Phádraig
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Meeting of Coiste na Mumhan

Thursday 23rd April, 2015



Coiste na Mumhan of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol met in Aras Mumhan, Limerick on Wednesday April 22nd. Joe Lyons, Cathaoirleach, presided. All counties were represented. The main item of business was to brief delegates on arrangements for the 2015 Primary Go Games which will once again be supported by Shannon Airport. Tomás o hAiniféin, Leas...

Meeting of Munster Cumann na mBunscol

Tuesday 21st April, 2015



A meeting of Cumann na mBunscol, Coiste na Mumhan, will take place in Aras Mumhan, Newcastle,Castletroy, on Wednesday April 22nd at 7.30 p.m. Light refreshments available from 7 p.m. The main business of the meeting is the 2015 Primary Go Games supported again this year by Shannon Airport. Last year, 440 boys and girls from all six counties of Munster...


The AGM of Cumann na mBunscol took place in Carrick on Shannon on 7th March in the Landmark Hotel.


The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Boys and Girls National Handball Days took place on two separate Saturdays in March. Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Uachtarán Brother Dormer attended the Girls Day.There he met World Champion Paul Brady and Handball President Willie Roche. Children from allfour provinces took part. Each child received a souvenir pack...

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin INTO Skills Challenge is Next The annual Cumann na mBunscol and Wicklow GAA Games Development Skills competition will take place in different venues after Easter. The West Skill Tests are scheduled for April 15th in Hollywood. The North East Skill Tests are scheduled for April 15th in...

National Go Games week

Thursday 09th April, 2015



The first week of the Easter break saw the launch of National Go Games Week in Croke Park. Uachtarán of Cumann na mBunscol Brother Dormer and Leas Cathaoirleach Tomás Ó hAiniféin represented Cumann na mBunscol at the launch on Monday March 30th. Among the guests was Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Mr Joe Mc Hugh...


850 delegates from all parts of Ireland attended INTO Congress in Ennis. Congress got underway on Easter Monday at 2 p.m. Leas Rúnaí Tim O Byrne and Leas Cathaoirleach Tomás O hAiniféin from the Coiste Náisiúnta of Cumann na mBunscol were busy engaging delegates at the GAA stand. Pat Culhane, National Child Games Co ordinator, and Joe O...


Limerick's Green & White Magazine was recently named Best Publication at the Cornmarket Awards Banquet in Carrick-on-Shannon. The first issue appeared in September 1996. Three issues are published each year, one per school term. Issue 56 is now available from Eason's, O'Connell St. and selected shops countywide. The magazine will be published...


Joe Lyons, (Luimneach), was elected as Oifigeach Caidrimh Poiblí at the Annual General Meeting in Carrick on Shannon. Joe is Principal of Ballybrown National School and is Joint Editor of 'The Green and White' magazine which won the Best Publication Award at the Cornmarket Awards. Joe succeeds Brendan Rice from An Dún as PRO....

Awards Photographs

Wednesday 18th March, 2015



A full album of photographs from the Awards Night and AGM can now be accessed for viewing and download on our Gallery (top right of homepage)Bain taitneamh as na smaointe!

Pat Trainor Award for Jerry Walsh

Wednesday 18th March, 2015



Jerry Walsh Jerry Walsh was born in Rathmore Co. Kerry and educated in Rathmore N.S.. From there he completed his secondary education in Coláiste Iosagáin, Baile Bhuirne. Jerry began his teacher training in St.Patricks Drumcondra in 1964 and graduated in 1966. His first teaching post was in Morning Star in Ballyphehane in Cork...

National Award Winners 2015

Wednesday 18th March, 2015



Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol National Awards 2015 Public Relations 1st Place Sciath na Scol Chorcaí 2nd Place Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhántáin 3rd Place Cumann na mBunscol, Fear Manach Provincial Merit Awards Mumha – Co Ciarraí Connacht – Co Mhaigh Eo Laighean – Co Loch Garman Uladh – Tír...

Eolaire / Officer Information 2015

Monday 16th March, 2015



Cumann na mBunscol Laighean 2015Please return nominations, motions and officer information to Gerry O’ Meara, Rúnaí by Monday April 13th

Eolas faoi na contaetha
Contae: ­­­­­­­ _______________________________ Cathaoirleach: Ainm: _______________________________...

Cumann na mBunscol Laighean A.G.M.

Monday 16th March, 2015



Cumann na mBunscol Laighean A Rúnaí, a chara, Please find enclosed information for A.G.M. on Wednesday April 22nd 2015: 1. Invitation 2. Agenda 3. Motions 4. Nominations Form 5. Information re. county officers Please return nominations, motions and officer information to me by Monday April 13th Le mór meas, Gerry...

The Wicklow Way !!!

Monday 16th March, 2015



Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Boys Football Allianz League Day 2 Day 2 will be held in Bray Emmets on Wednesday 18th March at 1 p.m. Best of luck to all involved! Girls Allianz Football League The girls Allianz football blitz had to be cancelled due to the bad weather. It will now take place on Wednesday March 25th at 1p.m....

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