Schools Quiz – Competition A Winners

Schools Quiz – Competition A Winners

The Mulcair Credit Union School Quiz for 2019 took place last Saturday, February 2nd in Newport Community Centre.

The 2019 Competition A winners were:

Competition A – Under 11

🥇1st – Newport Boys N.S.
Liam Lynch, Fionn Griffin, Evan Forde & Tommy Whelan

🥈2nd – Newport Boys N.S.
Evan Ryan, Eden Flanagan, John Crofton & Kevin Fitzpatrick

🥉3rd – Newport Boys N.S.
Luke McIntyre & Henry Noonan

Well done to all our winners and all the teams who took part in Competition A.

#CUSchoolsQuiz #ThePowerofFour

Ballinahinch Shave & Wax Event

Ballinahinch Shave & Wax Event

We are delighted to sponsor this Head Shave & Waxing event to be held in An Bonnán Buí at 9pm on April 20th.

All proceeds will be going to the Irish Cancer Society.

There will also be a raffle on the night with ticket’s being sold in the lead up to the event.

Live music will be provided by the incredible O’Meara’s!

Schools Quiz – Test Your Brain Power

Schools Quiz – Test Your Brain Power

Below are a selection of questions from the Credit Union Schools Quiz 2018.

Test your brain power and see how you would fair in this iconic test of knowledge!

 

  1. How many provinces are there in the island of Ireland?

  2. The waters of which ocean become known as El Nina when they cool?

  3. Name the team that knocked the Republic of Ireland out of the World Cup Playoffs in November 2017.

  4. In what country will the 2019 Rugby World Cup be held?

  5. Which Irish actress won a Golden Globe recently for her role in the film Lady Bird?

  6. What is the capital of the American state of Massachusetts?

  7. Ireland failed in their bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup. What country won the bid?

  8. RAIN is an anagram of which Middle Eastern country?

  9. Bad Dad is a book by which popular children’s author?

  10. Which Irish UFC star is known as The Notorious?

  11. Which county’s Gaelic football team lifted the Sam Maguire cup in 2017?

  12. Which American sportswear brand is known by the letters NB?

  13. Who succeeded George W. Bush as President of the United States in 2009?

  14. Which Italian city is situated on the confluence of the Rivers Po and Piave?

  15. In the internet address format URL, what does the R stand for?

  16. What does the D stand for in DAB Radio?

  17. What is the capital of Cuba?

  18. How many quarters in 2 US dollars?

  19. What J is the name of a lively dance performed to swing or rock and roll that has had a revival all across Ireland in recent years?

  20. Dory the forgetful fish is voiced by which talk-show host?

 

Answers:

1.       4  (Ulster, Leinster, Munster & Connacht)
2.       Pacific Ocean
3.       Denmark
4.       Japan
5.       Saoirse Ronan
6.       Boston
7.       France
8.       Iran
9.       David Walliams
10.     Conor McGregor
11.      Dublin
12.      New Balance
13.      Barack Obama
14.      Venice
15.      Resource
16.      Digital (Digital Audio Broadcasting)
17.      Havana
18.      8
19.      Jive/Jiving
20.      Ellen DeGeneres

Schools Quiz

Schools Quiz

The Power of 4

We recently launched our yearly event of the “Schools Quiz”.

It is a fantastic event that we run every year and we are so looking forward to it again next month.

Date: Saturday, 2nd February 2019
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Newport Community Centre

If for any reason you did not receive your pack, please do contact us on (061) 378 099 or via email info@mulcaircu.ie.

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

We would like to take this opportunity to wish our members a Happy New Year & thank you for your continuing loyalty to us.

Here’s to a great 2019.

Christmas Opening Times

Christmas Opening Times

Newport Office

Friday 21st Dec 2018                                         10.00am – 7.30pm

Saturday 22nd Dec 2018                                    10.00am – 1.00pm

24th Dec 2018 – 27th Dec 2018                         Closed

Friday 28th Dec 2018                                        10.00am – 6.00pm

Saturday 29th Dec 2018                                    10.00am – 1.00pm

Monday 31st December 2018                            10.00am – 2.00pm

Tuesday 1st January 2019                                  Closed

Open as normal from 3rd January 2019

Murroe Office

Friday 21st Dec 2018                                         10.30am – 6.30pm (Closed lunch 1.15pm – 2pm)

Friday 28th Dec 2018                                        10.30am – 5.00pm (Closed lunch 1.15pm – 2pm)

Rearcross Office

Friday 21st Dec 2018                                         4.00pm – 7.00pm

Saturday 22nd Dec 2018                                    10.30am – 12.30pm

Friday 28th Dec 2018                                         Closed

Saturday 29th Dec 2018                                    10.30am – 12.30pm

WISHING ALL OUR MEMBERS A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A PEACEFUL NEW YEAR.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT DURING 2018