Bunlahy & District

BALLYMORE DRAW: Ballymore GAA club will hold their monthly draw in Creegan’s on Saturday night next and all are welcome to attend. As the last Friday night in March was good Friday this draw was delayed so sincere apologies.

BALLYMORE DRAW: Ballymore GAA club will hold their monthly draw in Creegan’s on Saturday night next and all are welcome to attend. As the last Friday night in March was good Friday this draw was delayed so sincere apologies.

REMINDER: Tomorrow night Thursday, April 11th Bunlahy Area Action Group are hosting the renowned play “For Club and County, the making of a sporting hero” Written and directed by Seamus O Rourke in Granard Community Centre. The curtain is at 8-30pm and a great nights entertainment is guaranteed. There are a few tickets remaining at 10 euro each so please phone David or Mary on 087 7970464 or 087 9964366 and your support will be greatly appreciated. Raffle for great prizes on the night.

SYMPATHy: Deepest sympathy is extended to the Cauldwell family, Robinstown, on the death of Peter, Springtown, which occurred last week. Also to the Wright family, Longford, the Ward family, Sonnagh and the Reilly family, Smear Hill, on their recent bereavements. May they rest in peace.

BIRTHDAY BOY: Congratulations to Declan Kiernan, Ferriskil who celebrated a special birthday recently. We wish you many more celebrations Declan.

MINOR BOARD THANKS: Thanks to all who took part in the fundraiser on Sunday last. It was a great success. Thanks to the stewards, especiall to the motor cyclists who were a great help on the day. Thanks to the ladies for the refreshments.

REMINDER: The 3rd Annual Cycle and Climb to Croagh Patrick for the Parish of Granard Lourdes Invalid Fund, will take place on Saturday 1st June 2013. 2012 was a very successful and enjoyable day as over 40 cyclist completed the event, while many more people participated in the climb. We hope this year will be equally successful, and there is plenty of time for any aspiring cyclist to fit in the training. A special event to launch this year’s cycle will take place on Saturday 4th May starting at 9 o clock on Saturday morning with a Static Cycle “1500km from Granard to Lourdes”followed by a Fancy Dress Party in John V Donohoes on Saturday night. A great weekends entertainment is guaranteed. Your help and Support would be greatly appreciated for both events. Any enquiries contact Jimmy Brady 0878875227.

NEWS ITEMS: Items of news for the Bunlahy notes can be emailed to bunlahynotes5@gmail.com or by calling 0876612963 or 0436686385 before 7-00pm on Sunday evening.

CEMETERY SUNDAY: Cemetery Sunday will be celebrated in Granardkille on Sunday August 4th with Mass in the cemetery at 11-30 am and following this a field day will be held in St.Mary’s GAA grounds with fun and games for all the family. More details later and perhaps this is the ideal time to invite family members living away to spend a day in their native parish.

COMMUNITY PLAYGROUP: The playgroup will be holding their registration night on Wednesday April 17th next at 8-00pm and all parents/guardians are welcome to come and view our wonderful playgroup. Children born between 2-2-2009 and 30-6-10 are entitled to a free preschool year from September 2013 to the following June 2014 so don’t delay come visit us on the 17th and if you can’t make it please call Anne on 0877970464 or 0879964366.