Killashee May 13

Holy Communion - Congratulations to the children of Cloontagh Killashee and Clondra School who received the Sacrament of First Holy Communion on Saturday last 7th May in St Brendan’s Church Clondra.

Holy Communion - Congratulations to the children of Cloontagh Killashee and Clondra School who received the Sacrament of First Holy Communion on Saturday last 7th May in St Brendan’s Church Clondra.

The beautiful ceremony was celebrated by Fr Nigel Charles Fr Merlyn Kenny and Fr Padraig Kelleher. The children who received their first holy communion were Peter Nolan Emily Stokes, Roisin Cox, Chloe Cosgrove Laura Nevin, Austeja Ruksenaite, Iarlaith Dolan Cian Coffey, Cait Kiely and Marc Bracken and we hope they will always have fond memories of this very special day in their lives.

Novena

Novena to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. The Novena will take place in St Brendan’s Church Clondra on Tuesday evening at 7.30pm and in St Patricks Church Killashee on Friday evening at 7.30pm during the month of May.

Congrats

Congratulations to Mickey Farrell Clonfuigh who recently celebrated his 80th birthday. Mickey marked the special occasion with a party joined by his family. We wish Mickey many happy returns..

Community games

The annual sports day will be held on Sunday 22nd May at the football pitch at 2pm. Events for boys and girls are from under 8 to under 16 with some fun events on the day. The pitch will have to be marked out for races so any help to prepare for sports would be great help . If you can help out contact Barry on 087 7963182. Thank you to those who have continued to collect Tesco tokens for community games. All tokens gratefully received.

Underage football

Training for boys and girls from under 6 to under 12 continues on Sunday next at 11.30am. It is great to see such a large turn out each week and of course there is always place for more little footballers to join in the fun. The club is appealing to anyone interested in becoming a referee to contact them as soon as possible.

Well done

Well done to the local Tidy Towns group who have the village looking so well with flowers and grass cuttings etc. As always the Tidy Towns Group would appreciate any help that they receive to help keep every area and approach road looking its best.

Sympathy

Deepest sympathy is extended to Ita and Mickey Donlon and family Derryshannogue on the recent death of Ita’s brother Michael Casey in Mayo. Sympathy is also extended to Michael’s other sisters & brother Bridie Rowan, Margaret Canavan, Bernadette Lovelle and Paddy Casey and their families. May his soul rest in peace.

Lotto

The local lotto draw was held in Magans Killashee on Sunday night last. Numbers drawn were 3, 6, 14, 23. There was no jackpot winner. 40 euro went to Michael Farrell. 20 euro each went to Mel Fallon, Jack Coffey and P Toher & E McParland. The next draw will be held in the Camlin Bar Clondra on Sunday 22nd May for a jackpot of 13920 euro. Your continued support is greatly appreciated.