Pioneer Matters: A twice yearly newsletter informing members of key developments within the association.
On Saturday 10 October last the Connaught membership of the PTAA met in the Park Hotel, Kiltimagh, Co.Mayo for a day-long session of discussion and debate.
Private Members Draw 2009/2010
On Friday 20 November next the Eglish Pioneer Association, Northern Ireland will host an event on community issues which will bring together some of Northern Ireland’s most high profile speakers from the world of politics, sport and the media.
The PTAA’s Head Office would like to remind all Leinster-based Pioneers of their provincial conference which takes place at 10am on Saturday 7 November next at the Hazel Hotel, Co. Kildare.
The PTAA manned an information stand at the 2009 Ploughing Championships. The show attracted 80,000 visitors a day to Athy, Co.Kildare from 22-24 September last.
Heroic Offering Celebrations
St Peter’s Cathedral, Belfast
Fr. Raymond McCullagh
27th September 2009
Fr Anthony de Mello tells the story of a lifeboat station that was once set up on the east coast of America. It was established by local residents who wanted to help save lives in a part of a world where shipwrecks were common.
The PTAA will host a stand at the 2009 National Ploughing Championships in Cardenton, Athy, Co. Kildare from 22nd-24th September.
Commenting on the HSE report 'A Standard Drink in Ireland: What strength?' to provide public information on the alcohol strength of various drinks” Padraig Brady, PTAA CEO said:
- HSE - Recommendation for Drinking Guidelines
- 120th Anniversary of Heroic Offering
- Knock Pilgrimage - Homily
- Pioneer Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine
- EWTN Interview - Fr. Bernard McGuckian, SJ
- Pioneer Association .....Goes Global
- Pioneer Golf Classic 2009
- Sacred Heart DVD
- Sacred Heart of Jesus
- New Govt Direction on Alcohol