BINGO JACKPOT: This note should keep the eyes focused . Yes! A jackpot of 8900 euro all to play for at A ad G (Abbeylara/Granard) bingo held every Wednesday night at 9pm in the community centre Hall Granard. Further information contact Denis tel 087 2510072. Eyes down.
ENGAGEMENT: Congratulations to Glen Campbell son of Pat and Peggy Corneddan Killoe who announced his engagment to Laura Mulligan daughter of Paddy Jo and Mary Rathmore Aughnaclliffe with a family celebration in the Lodge Hotel Gowna. We extend good wishes to the happy couple and their families for a future of great health and happiness.
TAG RUGBY: Congratulations to the community games U14 Killoe tag rugby ream who had an excellent win v St bridgets Newbridge Co Kildare to covet the Leinster final played in Carlow last week. The parish extend good luck to all team members and mentors Steve Coy snr/jnr when they challenge the all Ireland final in August 2011 to be played in Athlone Co Westmeath.
21ST: Congratulations to John Gilna son of PJ and Vera Esker Killoe , Laura Byrne, daughter of Michael and Cora (nee Kelly) Clooncoose Longford and Owen Donohoe Newtownforbes all who were joined by families and fiends in the Slashers complex Longford to celebrate that noble key to the door birthday. The parish extend very good wishes to all young people and your families for a great future filled with plenty of health and happiness. Happy 21st John Laura and Owen.
COLLECTION: Declan and Attracta Bohan extend their sincere thanks to all the people who generously supported their annual Church gate collection weekend 9/10 July 2011. All proceeds in aid of Our Ladys Hospital for Sick Children Crumlin Dublin. A special word of thanks to all collectors who volunteered their time and support over the weekend. In grateful appreciation to everyone.
WOMEN IN SPORT: Mothers need a break from those beautiful screaming children. Yeh ! We all do at some stage so avail of keeping fit , meeting other mums and having a good ould natter. Starting in Killoe gaelic football for mums. Further enquiries text 085 8341866 Carol.
Lotto numbers: Drawn weekend 10/7/11- 1, 7, 12, 14. No jackpot B Bracken; David Ward c/o Olde Forge; Tiernan Frayne, Carol Ward Glack. Sellers prize Frank Kiernan. Jackpot 4400 euro.
COMMUNITY GAMES: The next event coming up for Community Games will be National Finals Weekend 3, which will take place in AIT Athlone on the 20th and 21st of August. Twenty athletes from Killoe will represent Co. Longford in a variety of Track and Field events, as well as our U14 Tag Rugby team. We hope you are all enjoying your break from training at the moment and we’ll notify you all by text when it resumes