Next weekend sees the annual inter county squad tournaments.
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The very popular "Drive for Liam" Radio Quiz, in association with KCLR 96FM, takes place on Thursday next August 27th from 8.30pm. The usual prizes apply - 1st 8 Lower Hogan tickets/8 Banquet tickets & accomodation for 8 in City West - 2nd 4 Lower Cusack tickets/4 Banquet tickets - 3rd 4 Banquet tickets. Entry is a mere €20 for team of 4 and is a fantastic way for supporters all over the county to come together in advance of the All Ireland. We are also delighted to welcome two venues in Dublin this year - Na Fianna and Kilmacud Crokes. Our friends in Northern Ireland will also be involved in Red Neds in Armagh City.
There will also be the opportunity of winning an all inclusive holiday at the 4 Star Sandos Papagayo Resort in Playa Blanca in Lanzarote in asociation with Marble City Travel in our special "Drive for Liam" limited raffle.
The Radio programme will be hosted by the popular John Walsh and Edwina Grace of KCLR 96FM
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This coming Sunday in Nowlan Park Railyard and Muckalee will meet again to decide the J J Kavanagh & Son County Football title for 2015. The sides could not be separated in the final played early last month. Throw in at Nowlan Park is at 6pm and admission will be to Ardan de Gras only from the Hebron Road. In the event of a draw extra time will be played.
One of the highlights of every All Ireland Build Up in Kilkenny has been the Corporate Dinner. This year the event takes place at Cillin Hill on Saturday 29th of August and our Guest Speaker will be proud Kilkenny man Bobby Kerr. The event will also have an interview with Brian Cody just one week before the Final with Galway.
We are happy to facilitate the attendance of individuals or couples at the event and it is an ideal way to relax and get into the atmosphere of All Ireland Week. Tickets for the 4 Course Dinner cost €60 and are available from Barry Hickey(087-6975212), Seamus Reade(085-1389397), Jim Freeman(087-2551507) or John Mackey (087-6509203).
As part of the All Ireland Build Up the Kilkenny Supporters Club Wagon will commence a tour of the county starting with the Iverk Show this Saturday in Piltown. All sorts of merchandise is available from John Mackey and Jim Freeman and profits here go directly to the Players Training and Holiday Fund. John and Jim will also be accepting membership of the Supporters Club - a very tangible way to support the team. Watch out for them over the next two weeks!