LOTTO: Numbers 5,11,21,25. 5 X 20 euro Johnny Cahill Currygrane;Colm Fox,Pat Devine,James Fox Cavan and James Kenny Kiltyclough. Jackpot 4900 euro. Draw in the Stages Head.
REDEDICATION: The re-dedication of St John’s Church Ballinalee will take place on Sunday 22 July. More details later.
21st: Congrats to James Carrigy Aughaward who celebrated his 21st in Fox’s bar Longford recently with family and friends.
BABY GIRL: Congrats to Enda and Michelle McKeon France Ballinalee on the birth of their 3rd child a baby girl – Ceidi. We wish mother and baby good health.
BABY GIRL: Congrats to Padraig and Margaret Farrell on the birth of their 2nd child a baby girl Aoibheann.
COMMUNITY ALERT: Volunteers have been calling to all houses in the parish collecting 5 euro over the last couple of weeks along with one mobile number per house. If your house was missed by any reason you can drop it into myself Gda Frank Reynolds Carmel Lane or Anne Treacy.
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS: Best wishes to Eamon Brady and Pascal Hennessey who celebrated their birthday in the Stags head with family and friends.
ALZHEIMERS TEA MORNING: Tomorrow morning Thursday from 10-12pm in the Stags head , the annual fundraiser for the Alzheimer Society takes place. Please support.
PASTORAL COUNCCIL: Meeting tonight Wednesday at 8.30pm in the Resource Room. All members are asked to attend.
DEEPeST SYMPATHY: Deepest sympathy to the family of the late Sheila Kenny nee Bracken Glannagh Moatfarrell who died recently RIP.
COLLECTION: The Fine Gael annual collection took place last weekend at Holy Trinity Church. Due to a mix up in dates by myself there was no collection at St James on Sat evening. Should you wish to subscribe you can drop it in to me in the PO.
FESTIVAL: All roads lead to Ballinalee for the Bank Holiday weekend when the local GAA Club host their annual festival. Artists for the weekend include Tommy Fleming and his band on Friday night in Holy Trinity Church with tickets on sale locally at 30 euro with back up artist Jane McNamee. Youth disco in the marquee Sat night Jimmy Buckley and on Sunday night Big Generator. Anybody wishing to volunteer as a steward bar door contact club chairman Frank Reynolds. On Monday we also have a monster bingo in the marquee.