Ballinalee May 6

Tea morning - A fundraising tea morning takes place this Thursday 5th May in aid of the Alzheimers Society of Ireland. Venue is the Stags Head from 10am onwards . Please support.

Tea morning - A fundraising tea morning takes place this Thursday 5th May in aid of the Alzheimers Society of Ireland. Venue is the Stags Head from 10am onwards . Please support.

Adult learning

Do you need help with reading writing spelling maths or computers ? If you do please call into the Adult Learning Centre in Granard or ring 6686211 and we will do all we can to help. Part time day and evening courses. The service is free and confidential. New classes start shortly.

League winner

Well done to Martin Brady Soran and James McKenna Soran who played in the Div 4 final win by Longford over neighbours Roscommon in Croke Park. They play ladies shortly in the first round of the championship. Best of luck Martin.

All Ireland

Well done to David Forster who won his class on the recent county ploughing championships. He now goes forward to the All Ireland, we wish him the best of luck.

Bon Voyage

Best wishes to Paul Brady, Ballyreaghan who has moved to Sweden in recent weeks with work.

Lotto

Numbers drawn 7,8,15, 19. Match 3 envelopes Madeline Martin , John Dowd, John McKenna 35 euro each . Promoters prize Charlene Murtagh. Jackpot 15000 euro. Draw in Rawles for month of May . Envelopes 2 euro each or 3 for 5 euro.

Benefit night

Tickets are on sale locally for a benefit night in aid of the family of the late Aodh Brady. It takes place on Sat 21st in the Stags Head. Tickets are 10 euro and available in the post office.

Festival

Well done to all involved in the organising and smooth running of the Carnival over the weekend. To all the stewards ,chipper staff bar staff bouncers.

Parish dance

Many thanks to all who supported the parish dance on Easter Sunday night in Rawles bought tickets , sold tickets donated spot prizes etc. All funds raised go toward parish and school funds.

Pastoral Council

Pastoral Council meeting on Tuesday May 10th at 8.30pm in the Church meeting room.

Church notices

Counters for May Lil Smith and Rita McEvoy . Collectors 7pm Seamus and Joe O’Donnell.

Deepest sympathy

Deepest sympathy to Enda McKeon and family France on the sudden death of his brother Pat at the weekend RIP.

Fine Gael

The local branch of Fine Gael will be holding their AGM shortly. Anybody who wishes to join for the coming year can do so by contacting cllr Michael Carrigy.