LOTTO: The winning numbers in the draw held on 9th July were 4, 10, 19, 26. €100 – Ann O’Brien, €50 – Liz Sorohan, €25 – Gretta Mahon, €25 – James Boniface. Next draw will be held in Casey’s with a jackpot of €5700.
YOUTH FESTIVAL: The annual Clonmacnoise Youth Faith Festival, organised by Youth 2000. takes place from August 4th to August 7th. The festival will include music, workshops and inspiring talks. You need to bring a sleeping bag. The event is for 16-35 year olds. For further information call 016753690 or 0858289231.
Medjugorje: The Pilgrimage to Medjugorje will take place from 20th to 27th August inclusive. Spiritual Director is Fr. Declan Shannon. For booking and full details phone (043)3324134 or 0872646177.
SYMPATHY: We extend sincere sympathy to the Monaghan family, Knockmartin, on the death of Esther’s mother, Molly Shields, Longford, and also the Reilly family, The Village, on the death of Ita’s sister, Phyllis McGrath, Strokestown. We extend sincere sympathy also to the relatives of Kevin Barry, formerly of Cornollen, who died in England. A memorial Mass will be celebrated this Friday, 15th July at 10 am. Interment of Ashes will take place immediately afterwards to the local cemetery. May they rest in peace.