Dont miss..150 Year CBS Anniversary Ball

A quick reminder the

Colaiste Ris/ Dundalk CBS 150th Anniversary Gala Ball

takes place in the Carrickdale Hotel on Saturday November 23rd. This event promises to be a fitting end to a great year of celebrations in our two schools. Any individuals or groups still looking for tickets should contact

Colaiste Ris office on 042 9334336 or Finbar on 087 3908056.

Please pass on to others in your year group.
Pádraig Hamill,
Coláiste Rís,
Dún Dealgan

Reunion Details

Reunion Day Final Timetable of Events


11.00.                   Visit to school.     Planting of Commerative Tree, short tour of school by principal Pauric Hamill. Enterance to school via the  Monastery in Chapel St. Limited parking (bring Change)

13.00-13.30.      Golf at Ballymac. Please arrive by 12:45 for team selection.Tee off at 13:00

 14.00.                 Bus Tour.             Meeting at Ballymac at 14.00, departing at 14.15 to Omeath,       Carlingford and Grange. Tour Director  Ciarán Mc Donnell, and Paul Kirk will take advance Drinks Orders.

19.00.(Sharp)    Dinner.                  Plunket /Mc Guinness roooms. Assembling in the Bar Prior to dinner. 32 past pupils plus one teacher  attending.

We are looking forward to meeting you all, and in having a great day out. Also looking forward to hearing many tales from our days at the CBS. 




Visit to the School, We are arranging a visit to the school for 11am on the morning of the 10th for about an hour. This has to be confirmed.

Those going on the Bus trip or playing golf may wish to avail of a light lunch in Ballymascanlon before heading out for the evening.

Golf.   A Tee time has been arranged for anyone who wants to try their hand at golf, and you don’t have to be an expert. It’s just for fun
The reserved Tee Time is from 1pm to 2pm. Please email    to book a time slot. We have a good price of € 20 per person for the round of golf 
The last golfers out should be finished by 6pm

Dinner;  In  Ballymacscanlon Hotel. Dinner will start at  7pm sharp in the Plunkett Room. This room is on the right hand side of the hallway as you enter the hotel, and we will have it for the evening/night. There will be a four course meal of Turkey and ham, Beef, or Salmon at a special rate of €30 per person. Anyone with special dietary requirements please contact Peter at the above address in advance.

Bus Trip: A bus tour of the Coley Peninsula departing from Ballymascanlon with stops at “places of interest” is arranged for those who do not wish to play golf. The cost of the trip will be approx €15 but will depend on how many decide to go..further details later.

Rory Mc Ardle suggested that he could organise a “Zimmer Frame “ Race on the back lawn . For those interested please contact Rory directly. Frames will be supplied free of charge. Please bring your own doctor.