Monthly Archives: March 2016

//March

Folk Band Wins GAA Song Contest

2018-04-30T12:04:18+00:00 March 29th, 2016|Archive, Breaking|

Coláiste Bhríde's folk band, under the guidance of Mr. David Callanan, had huge success on Tuesday, 22nd March winning the GAA's national "Song to Commemorate 1916" competition. Their ballad entitled "The Last Gun Fired" beat off stiff competition from schools throughout the country to land the top prize! Four members of the group were on [...]

1916 Commemorations (Flag presentation)

2018-04-30T12:04:18+00:00 March 8th, 2016|Archive, Breaking, Uncategorized|

Yesterday Hollie Kavanagh and Anne-Marie Doyle travelled to Croke to join 6000 other students in receiving a national flag at a ceremony there. There was much pomp and prestige about the sporting venue in a ceremony that was hosted by Ryan Tubridy. President Michael D Higgins giving a rousing speech about the history of the [...]