Kick-off today at the Borrisokane FC Grounds is at 2.30pm and Stephen Gleeson will be at the game for TippFM Sport. Both Nenagh AFC and Nenagh Celtic will battle it out in a play-off for this year’s League crown. Nenagh Town will continue their drive for five before they depart the NTDL when they come up against North Tipp rivals Nenagh Celtic. Celtic’s manager Robbie Ryan says his side will look to topple the reigning champions this afternoon.
Captain Box receives his Donegal Pen.The first P&O Cruise ship to visit Killybegs, the 30,000 ton MV “Adonia”, arrived in port at 9am yesterday with about 700 passengers on board.The master of the ship, Captain David Box, called in at the Killybegs Information Centre and presented a commemorative plaque to Manager, Anne Dorrian, and the team.In return, he was presented with an engraved Donegal Pen to mark his visit. The Visitor Centre and the Harbour were bedecked with a set of new tear-drop flags, sponsored by Donegal County Council, and bearing the slogan “Welcome to Killybegs”.Several of the passengers took the Hidden Gems On The Edge tour to Sliabh Liag and Kilcar.Other attractions enjoyed by the visitors included a day-long craft fair in the Bay View Hotel, a new visitor shop in Anvil Court, and the Killybegs International Carpet Making and Fishing Centre.When the ship departed at 10pm, a lone piper played on the pier. The “Adonia” is the fifth cruise ship to visit Killybegs this year. On Friday, June 26, the largest cruise ship ever to visit the port, the MV “Oriana”, is due in port with 1,800 passengers.Already, ten cruise ships are confirmed to visit Killybegs in the 2016 season. See for more details.KILLYBEGS ON CREST OF A WAVE AFTER CRUISE SHIP VISIT was last modified: June 17th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Adoniacruise shipdonegalKillybegs