LOTTO: Numbers drawn 3,9,25,26. 3 X 20 euro Donald Keogh Longford; Mary Farrell Aughagreagh; Mary Donoghue Mostrim. Sellers prize Pat Devine. Jackpot 3200 euro. Draw in Rawles tomorrow night for this week. The draw was postponed on Monday night as a mark of respect to the late Catriona Carrigy our club’s secretary RIP.
DEEPEST SYMPATHY: Deepest sympathy to Michael Carrigy and family Lislea on the untimely death of Catriona Carrigy on Sunday evening last. Her funeral takes place today Wednesday at 1pm in Holy Trinity Church RIP.
GUN CLUB: Ballinalee/Killoe Gun Club hold their pheasant competition in the Stags head on Sat 3rd. Results were longest pheasant Gerry Reynolds, longest club pheasant James Farrell. Best weight David Reynolds. Best coloured Trevor Martin, longest spur Daniel Collum. There were 23 birds on the night and many thanks to all who supported.
XMAS MARKET: Ballinalee Xmas market on this Sat 17th Nov in Currycahill Hall from 12-3pm.Support local business Tiny Treasures Leanne Forster Mater, Avan Beauty & gifts Minerva books, cakes & bakes, local crafts and more. Contact Isla 087 6353987.
CILLOE YEW TREE PLAYERS: Rehearsals for the Killoe drama groups upcoming One Act production are in full swing. All cast and crew are busy preparing for the three great performances which are not to be missed. Dates for your diary 24 – 25 Nov.
SPONSORED WALK: In aid of the palliative Care Unit in Longford will take place on Nov 25 between Legan and Edgeworthstown starting at Legan NS at 2pm .Local lady Majella McCawley Drumeela is taking part. Sponsorship card in Ballinalee PO. Please support. All welcome.
MOCK WEDDING: All tickets are sold for Saturday evening’s long awaited wedding in the Thomas Ashe Hall with reception to follow in Farrells. For those who are only attending admission will be 5 euro. Music by Chuck and June.
GET IRELAND ONLINE: Information for parents to help protect your children on line. Learn the basics of internet security for 20 euro. Consists of 3 X 2 hour classes Wed Nov 14,15, 16 from 7-9pm in Ballinalee National School.
PUPS: 8 week old purebred Jack Russel call 086 6098067.
HILLSIDE CLUB: The bus was almost full as we travelled to Ireland’s tidiest village, Abbeyshrule on Wed last. A great day was had by all. Sincere thanks to all at the Rustic Inn where a beautiful meal was served and enjoyed by all. A great evenings entertainment followed. Thanks to Michael Brady who supplied the music and to all who sang and danced. A sincere thanks to our bus driver Damien Reilly. The next club day is Wednesday Nov 21st. Margaret Brady’s team is on duty. More dates for members of the Hillside Club. The club is taking part in the Christmas Fair in Currycahill Hall next Saturday. Each member will donate an item for which they are at present making preparation , knitting, baking art and so on. The money raised from the sale will be put back in the club. Time of sale 12-3pm. Afternoon tea and dance will take place in Slashers Complex Longford on Sunday Nov 25 from 2-6pm. Anyone who has still to give in his/her name please ring Carmel Reynolds on 086 2489948.
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Weather for Longford, Ireland
Friday 24 May 2013
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