Siún Browne a 4th class pupil at St. Oliver Plunkett NS , Newcastle , Athenry recently took part in a photography competition called ‘The Clarin River: From Source to Sea’. The competition was organised by the Athenry Tidy Towns committee to celebrate the River Clarin and its surrounding countryside.

Her photo was chosen as one of the winning photos to be featured in a special calendar for 2020.  Siún’s photo entitled ‘The Shimmering Sun’ is the feature photograph for the month of January.  Congratulations Siún!

Visit to view all the pictures entered in the competition.

On Tuesday 17th December pupils from Newcastle performed a Christmas Carol service in Newcastle church. It was a special performance enjoyed by a huge crowd from the school community.