Shane Lowry Will Play A Golf Classic At Esker Hills As Clara Community Rallies Behind Key GAA Club Member

Written 5 months ago by Angel Croitor

Shane Lowry will play a golf classic at Esker Hills later this month as the community of Clara rallies behind a key member of the G-A-A club  who was recently diagnosed with cancer.

41-year-old John Buckley, known as uncle buck, has also been forced to close his butchers shop in the Offaly town.

John won county senior championships with Clara in 2003 and 2009 and this year has been helping to coach the underage teams in the club.

There will also be an appreciation night for John after the golf classic on December 29th.  Clara chairman Brian Gavin joins me now and Brian your community have all come together to support the Buckley family.

You can hear the full interview up above.