Just to let you all know that the final golf day of the season will take place in Foxrock GC on Friday 9th October, 2015. Please note that the timesheet will be open from 12:30pm – 2pm. The cost is €60, and as this will be the last outing of the year, please ‘bring a bottle’ for the raffle.
Contact: Tony Kenny 087-262 3700 or Brian Donnelly 087-618 3651
Tom Morris won the outing in Newlands GC with 37 pts.
Below is a detailed history of the Westland Row area and the origins of the Parish, Church and School.
History of Westland Row Area
In December 2014 a focus group was conducted with a view to understanding the origins, achievements and legacy of the Westland Row Concert Band in the nineteen seventies. The group moderator was Des Byrne of the PPU committee.
Presedential welcome for An Taoiseach
As part of the school’s 150th celebrations we were delighted that the Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, visited the school in November 2014. It was a great day and he unveiled a plaque commemorating his visit. It was one of the many high points during the year.
School register showing Padraig Pearse
Unveiling the commemorative plaque
PPU President, Secretary, An Taoiseach and Bro Garvey