Newtownforbes May 27

STATION MASS - A Station mass will be celebrated on this Friday May 27th at the home of Seamus and Donna Hagan for Treel and Briskill at 8pm.

STATION MASS - A Station mass will be celebrated on this Friday May 27th at the home of Seamus and Donna Hagan for Treel and Briskill at 8pm.

BUS TRIP TO LOUGH DERG

A bus trip is being organised to Lough Derg for Friday June 10th to Sunday June 12th.Booking is essential. To book call 087/ 9964042. The bus departs from the Cathedral car park at 9.45pm on Friday 10th June.

TRACTOR PULL

A tracor pull , field day and truck pulling demonstration will take place on Sunday June 12th in Abbbeylara. New this year is the car midget championship in association with Motor Sport Ireland. This special motor sport has been in the Midlands for the past twenty five years - a great novelty for young people.

NEWTOWNFORBES

LOTTO

The winning numbers were 7, 8, 15, 23. 100 euro Cathy Flynn village ; 50euro Michael Mulvey, Kilmore; 25 euro Gerard Casey NTF; 25 euro Mary Rafter NTF. Next week’s draw will be held in Castle Inn with a jackpot of 5000 euro.

ST PADRE PIO PILGRIMAGE

A free bus is travelling to Holy Cross Abbey Thurles Co Tipperary on this Sunday May 29th. Bus leaves the cathedral car park at 9.15am. To book a seat call 087 9145406.

MISSION APPEAL

Fr Antonio Benetti of the Camboni Missionaries spoke at all the Masses last weekend about the work of the Camboni Missionaries. You are kindly asked to give a donation to support the Missionaries.