1.65 million euro boost for Carlow and Kilkenny Sports Clubs

Carlow and Kilkennys sports clubs are getting a boost to the tune of 1.65 million euro in sports grants.

Kilkenny gets €888,585 while Carlow gets €757,507

The sports grants announced today will give a much-needed boost to Carlow and Kilkennys voluntary clubs and organisations.

Its part of a countrywide bundle of 41 million euro which the government say is being spread evenly to all counties.

Those getting a big slice of the pie in Kilkenny are Gaelscoil Osrai, Muckalee Gaelic Football Club and Mullinavat community group.

In Carlow, Clonmore GFC, Carlow Rowing Club and Tullow Community School receive the largest amounts.

Ardattin Athletic Club €14,000

Ballinkillen Lorum Community Centre Club €4,500

Carlow County Council €3,000

Carlow Lawn Tennis Club €65,000

Carlow Rowing Club €110,000

Carlow Sports & Social Club €40,000

Carlow Town Hurling Club €48,000

Clonmore GFC €135,000

Dolmen Karate €3,000

Fighting Cocks GFC €45,607

Mount Leinster Rangers GAA Club €61,000

Murphy Memorial Hall Committee €8,000

Myshall Drumphea Senior Citizens €1,900

Old Leighlin Community Support Ltd. €20,000

St Mullins GAA Club €24,000

Tinryland GFC €7,000

Tullow Amateur Boxing Club €2,500

Tullow Community School €100,000



Bridge United F.C €7,134

Callan Golf Club €56,260ed

East End United €4,726

Evergreen FC €70,629

Ferrybank AFC €43,715

Freebooters AFC €27,500

Gaelscoil Osraí €150,000

Glenmore Hurling and Football Club €30,000

Goresbridge Community Park Development Committee Limited €69,238

John Lockes €34,470

KIlkenny County Council – Loughboy Park €26,341

KIlkenny County Council – Pococke Valley Park €23,731

KIlkenny County Council – River Nore Linear Park €23,568

muckalee Gaelic Football Club €150,000

Mullinavat Community Group Ltd. €92,764

O’Loughlin Gaels GAA Club €32,000

Paulstown Boxing Club €850

Paulstown Development Association €6,483

St Senans Athletic Club €6,939

St. Patrick’s (Ballyragget) GAA Club €10,000

Stoneyford Football Club €1,500

Tullaroan Athletics Club €20,737