JIGS AND REELS - The Dyslexia workshop presents ‘Celebrity Jigs n reels’ in the Shannon Key West Hotel, Rooskey on Wednesday March 16th from 8pm. A fantastic nights entertainment promised.
Local ‘celebrities’ include a Rooskey publican?!!. Spot prizes on the night. Tickets 8 euro, two for 15 euro, and are also available on the night. Contact Lorna Doorley on 087 2704599. A great nights craic featuring brilliant local talent at the intervals.
Congratulations to Kenneth and Caroline Freehill, Boyle, on the birth of their son Brian, congratulations to grandparents Johnny and Kathleen McHugh, Druminmore.
Congratulations to Adrian Hughes, Druminmore, on his recent 30th birthday celebrations.
Please pray for the repose of the soul of Ann Cunniffe, late of Tully Kilglass who’s funeral took place on Tuesday last to Kilglass church. Deepest sympathy to all those who mourn her loss. May she rest in peace.
Please pray for the repose of the soul of Paddy Lenehan, (uncle of Maura Hughes, Carrigeen) Who’s funeral took place recently to Strokestown church. Deepest sympathy to all those who mourn his loss. May he rest in peace.
Slatta playgroup are holding a table quiz in Leavy’s of Scramogue on Friday, 18th of March at 9pm. Table of four 40 euro. Contact any member of the committee for further information.
Rooskey Trad Fest takes place from Friday 11th of March to Sunday 13th of March inclusive. The aim of this festival is to establish and promote the importance of traditional Irish music and culture. It also aims to facilitate young and upcoming players. Concerts, sessions and workshops will take place over the weekend. There will be music in the local pubs. Some of the session musicians coming are, Angelina Carberry, Patsy Hanley, Noel Sweeney, Paddy Devlin and many more. For further details contact 071 9638038.
Senior Citizens Christmas party church gate collection will take place on Saturday, 19th and Sunday 20th of March in all churches in the parish. Please support.
The death took place recently of Mary Kearns (nee Ahern), Druminardly, predeceased by her husband William. The deceased is survived by her children Liam, Catherine, Ethel, Rosaleen, Larry and John, sons -in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, brothers, sisters, extended family, neighbours and many friends. Mrs Kearns was a quiet, genteel lady, and was greatly talented in many areas including stitchwork, baking, and art to name but a few. Her funeral mass took place to Kilglass church with burial afterwards in Kilglass cemetery. May she rest in peace.
Kilglass Gaels lotto results winning numbers 13, 21, 22, 24, bonus 18. No jackpot winner. 5 lucky dip winners who receive 40 euro each; Tommy Martin, JP Lynch, Irene Banahan, Seamus Nugent and Rachel Kavanagh.