The RADS are staging their play (Pretend sick) on Febuary 6th, 7th and 8th in the Community Centre, Rathowen. It’s a scene set in a typical farm house, with lots of new faces this year, there are two very nice ladies who will leave nothing to the imagination. It’s well worth going to see, you will not be disappointed. Tickets are €10 each and can be got from any committee member, they will be available next week. For more info you can call Geraldine Connaughton at 0872335769. Remember tickets will not be on sale on the night, so get your tickets on time. Tickets are available from Ger Connaughton, Cyrian Connaughton, Avril Whitney, Sinead Twormey, Paul Connaughton or any other member.
Death of Mick Kelly
There was great sadness and loss around the village after hearing about the death of Mick Kelly. Mick was a very much loved character in the village. A kind hearted gentlemen. He passed away on Saturday, 10 January in Mullingar Hospital. To his wife, Margaret, his daughter Kate, sons Joe, John, Butch, Tom and all the extended family and friends, we express our sympathy. Mick’s removal took place on Monday last to St Mary’s Church, Rathowen and his Funeral took place on Tuesday after 12pm with Burial afterwards in Russagh Cemetery. May he rest in peace.