Croom in Cheltenham 2009

All eyes will be on the McNamara jockeys as Cheltenham commences today


The McNamara family have continued their winning streak when Robbie McNamara brother of Andrew McNamara brought off two standing wins at Athenry Point to Point meeting held last week, riding Ballingaddy he also come home an easy winner riding Cotton Bay.  John Thomas McNamara brought off a great win at Kilmallock on Sunday last riding … Continue reading


Andrew McNamara Win  Andrew McNamara brought off a great win at Navan on Saturday last, he won the Irish Form Book An Uaimh Steeplechase riding Sher Beau returned at 5/1 staring price tote win €6.20.John Thomas McNamara travelled to the Liscarroll Point to Point, it was not to be John Thomas’s day, the last two … Continue reading

Cheltenham 2008

 Friday 14 March 2008  Cheltenham 2:15  Jcb Triumph Hurdle (grade 1) 15    1R1212    Won In The Dark (IRE)   4   11,0   Miss S J Harty   A J Mcnamara    Cheltenham 4:05  Christie’s Foxhunter Chase Challenge Cup 10    19F0/16-   Drombeag (IRE)   10 12,0      Jonjo O’Neill         Mr J T McNamara ____________________________________________________ … Continue reading


The Christmas celebrations and the New Year have commenced.  The Churches of Croom and Banogue were packed to capacity for the Christmas Eve Vigil Mass.  Fr. Eamon O’Brien officiated at Croom and Fr. Joe Kennedy P.P officiated in Banogue.  Many emigrants returned home to the Maigueside to be with their families during the holy time … Continue reading