A large crowd turned up for the Opening Cermony of Sixmilebridge Mart on Friday last 18th November 2011.
Fr. Harry Bohan gave the mart his blessing and congratulated the comittee and the local farmers in following through on their desire to reopen the mart and how their focus would be an inspiration to others in the current climate.
Mart Manager Sean Ryan thanked the farmers in the area for all their support and committed to ensuring that Sixmilebridge Mart would do all possible to deliver a good service into the future.
Pat O’Reilly, Mart Chairman praised the work done by all in getting the mart up and running again and outlined how important the mart is to the community in general nad not to just the farmers.
He also thanked the members of the Dail and County Council that were present for the opening cermony.