AFFANE BRIDGE CLUB
Contact : Mary Radford 058 –54001
Meet in Affane Parochial hall every Monday night. New members are welcome.
AFFANE/CAPPOQUIN GAA CLUB
Contact : James Devine 087 –2996760 and Jennifer Hickey 058 –57007 or 087 -1230440
E mail :firstname.lastname@example.org
Website : affanecappoquingaa.com
Juvenile GAA Club
Contact : Martina Murphy 058 –54813 or 087 - 9134000
BLACKWATER GYMNASTIC CLUB
Contact : Ann Trimble 058 –54610
Established in 1997 and meets in the Boathouse, Thurs. nights 7.00 to 9.00pm. The club caters for females from 7 years old to adults, for general gymnastics.
CAPPOQUIN A F C
Contact : Ned Morrissey 086 –8525140.
Established in 1977 and caters for all ages, with 2 Junior teams, 9 schoolboy teams and 30 girls playing.
F.A.I. Regional Development Officer is Michael Looby 087 –0508623
CAPPOQUIN ANGLERS CLUB
Contact : Bill McLaughlin 058 –54821
160 members. Established 17 years ago to protect our traditional rights on the river.
CAPPOQUIN CAMOGIE CLUB
Contact : Patricia McCarthy 058 –54327 and Pat Cullen 087 -9785251
Present club formed in 1988. Teams are u 12, u 14, u 16, u 18 and adult. The club has about 50 members and 6 or 7 adult coaches. New members welcome.
CAPPOQUIN CIVIC LINK
Contact : Gina Dunne 087 –9028594 website :www.cappoquin.net
Aims: a) improve communication between all groups in Cappoquin
b) improve quality of life for all in the community.
CAPPOQUIN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMPANY
Contact : Cathy McGrath 058 –52746 email : email@example.com
Website : www.cappoquin.org www.cappoquin.org
Founded in 1993. Aim of the company is to improve Cappoquin and it’s environs physically, socially and economically. It is a limited company with charitable status.
The new Community Centre was officially opened in April 2007.
CAPPOQUIN CONCERNED RESIDENTS.
Contact : Mike Coffey 087 –7913061.
Recently established to help the citizens to deal with local issues.
CAPPOQUIN DAY CENTRE
Contact : Kathleen Barron 058 –52018
Provides activities and social interaction for the elderly in the community. Also provides a Meals and Wheels service daily, for people in the Cappoquin area.
CAPPOQUIN FLOWER CLUB
Contact : Becky Keevers 058 –54432
Celebrated 21st anniversary in 2007. The aim is to create an awareness for good gardens and beautiful plants. 25 to 30 members in the club.
CAPPOQUIN FOROIGE CLUB
Contact : Bridget Murray 087 –9705015
Aim : To enable young people to involve themselves in their own development and in the development of the society around them. Recently formed club and is very active.
CAPPOQUIN JUVENILE BADMINTON
Is being formed in September.
Contact : Sheena Wilkinson
and Michael McGrath 058 54087
CAPPOQUIN KARATE CLUB
Contact: Eugene McLaughlin 058-52980
Established mid 70’s, 30-40 members, open Wed. nights 8.00pm in Parochial hall for 10 months of the year.
CAPPOQUIN MACRA na FEIRME
Contact :Shane Cahill 087 –9826821.
Over 30 members, very active in sports, long history of success in debating, public speaking. New members welcome.
Welcome to this Directory of clubs in the Cappoquin area. Cappoquin Civic Link has decided to compile this as part of our aim of improving communication between all the groups in the area. Other communities in the county, such as An Rinn and Portlaw have compiled more elaborate directories, but this is our first attempt and with your feedback, we can improve it the next time. If there are any errors or omissions, please let us know and we will correct them for the next issue. Thanks very much to all the contributors, for their co-operation in compiling this.
CAPPOQUIN PAROCHIAL HALL COMMITTEE
Contact: Mary Murray 058 –52932
Hall is available for local clubs and activities.
CAPPOQUIN ROWING CLUB
Contact: Denis Murray 058 –54382, Jim Murray 058 52085
Established in 1862, a founding member of The Rowing Association of Ireland and is one of the oldest clubs in the country. The Club House is the launch pad for searches and recoveries of tragedies on the river. The club provides local river knowledge to the Garda sub aqua team and emergency services. Open to new members.
CAPPOQUIN SALMON and TROUT ANGLERS ASSOCIATION
Contact : Jeremy Nicholson 087 –2339330 . New members are welcome.
CAPPOQUIN SENIOR CITIZENS ASSOCIATION
Contact :Noel Mason 058 –54296.
Annual main event is Christmas party. New members welcome.
CAPPOQUIN SNOOKER and BILLIARDS CLUB
Contact : Michael Doherty 086 –3033087
Established in 1927. Membership of 82, one of the largest clubs in Munster. A major refurbishment of club premises has been completed.
CAPPOQUN TIDY TOWNS ASSOCIATION
Contact : Cathy McGrath 058 –52746
Aim : Keep the town tidy and improve all visual, landscape features
CAPPOQUIN TOWN TWINNING
Contact: Cathy McGrath 058-52746
Twinned with Chanat La Mouteyre, Auvergne, France since 1997
CIVIC LINK HERITAGE GROUP
Contact : Kevin McCarthy 058-54327, Cara McGrath 058-52933
Aim : to promote awareness of local heritage/history. Achievements to date include photographic exhibition and the book “Cappoquin: A Window on the Past”. A Heritage Trail, exhibition and a book are planned by the end of 2007.
Contact :Ms Cara McGrath-058 –52933
This annual summer carnival was established to celebrate all that is good about our community and its people.
DEISE ARCHERY CLUB
Contact : Kevin Power 058-68184
This is a traditional field archery club.
The course is based between Dungarvan and Cappoquin.
Started in 2000 and shoots every Sunday at 11.00 am.
GLENVIEW UNITED SOCCER CLUB Melleray
Contact : Denis Byrne 058 –54029
Set up in 1980. Caters for adults and trains on Wed. nights at 8.00 . New members welcome.
Contact : Milo Murray 058 –54732
Established in 1997, with the aim of improving the lot of dairy farmers
Contact : John Joe Byrne 058 –54795
Over 90 members and meets in Walsh’s hotel, Cappoquin.
Aim : to improve the lot of farmers.
IRISH RED CROSS, MELLERAY/CAPPOQUIN Branch
Contact: Micheal O Rourke 058 –54963.
Established two years ago. Aim is to build up people trained in First Aid and use of defibrillator machines, for community service.
Twinning with Chanat La Mouteyre
MELLERAY BADMINTON CLUB
Contact : Mary and Michael McGrath 058 –54087.
Founded in 1968. Meets three nights a week in St. Mary’s Hall, Melleray. Also has an underage club.
MELLERAY COMMUNITY WALKING CLUB
Contact : Carmel Murphy 087 –2535149, Liam Power 087 –9047530.
Started in 2006 and meets Tuesdays at 7.15 pm. New members welcome.
MELLERAY GAA CLUB
Contact : Michael O Rourke 058 –54963
Established in 1969, has over 40 members. Also very active and successful in Scor competitions.
MELLERAY I F A
Contact :-Billy Morrissey 058 –54535.
Aim is to improve the lot of farmers. About 30 members and meets in St. Mary’s Hall, Melleray.
MORRISSEY’S DARTS CLUB
Contact : Mike Coffey 087 –7913061
26 members, many team and individual winners in West Waterford Darts league. Runs annual Gay Curran Memorial Cup.
PARENTS COUNCIL Bun Scoil Gleann Sidhean
Contact : John Fives 086 –8135879
and John Murphy 058 – 54211
Main aim : fund raising and improve parent/pupil relations.
RAFT RACE GROUP
Contact : Tony Hickey 087 – 1322578
Established in 2005
Aim : raise funds for charity. Maintain Rock picnic area.
RAILWAY ATHLETIC SOCCER CLUB
Contact : Martin Reddy 085 –1474208
Started in 1980, caters from age of 4 upwards. This year’s u 11s and u 12s going very well.
ST. MARY’S PARISH COUNCIL
Contact : Margaret Fraher 058 –54431
The Council is a representative body of laity and clergy, sharing responsibility for providing a caring Christian community.
SEARCH and RESCUE GROUP
Contact : Tony Hickey 087 –1322578
Aim : respond to river tragedies.
TOURIN BADMINTON CLUB
Contact : Sheena Wilkinson 087 -6662320
Social night is Tuesday. Teams play in leagues before and after Christmas.
All levels are catered for.
Started in late 1970s, approx. 20 members.
TOURIN HURLING CLUB and BALLINWILLIN FOOTBALL CLUB
Contact : Willaim Leahy 058 –53139
Founded in 1941 and compete in junior hurling and football. Meetings take place in Tourin Community Centre.
EMERGENCY and OTHER SERVICES
Health Centre 058 –54406
Fire Brigade 999 or 112
Fr. John Kiely PP 058 –54216
Fr.Robert Arthure PE 058 –54221
Fr.Gerard O Connor CC 087 2632796 and 058 –68136
Gardai Cappoquin 058 –54244
Credit Union 058 –54922
Library 058 –52263
Post Office 058 -54211