FASHION SHOW: On Friday 10th June Rathowen held its first ever fashion show, to a large turn out of ladies done up to the nines. The fashion and models on the night would give Paris and Milan catwalks a run for their money. The organisers would like to thank, Vero Moda, LBD, Natter Jack Toad, Jack and Jones, Clara Ellen, Dixons of Longford and Fairytale Brides who showed their wares on the night. The models on the night were Niall McGurran, Anthony Maguire, Chris Barr and the ladies were, Edel and Charlene Keenan, Lorna Daly, Emily Lloyd, Olga Kvasnina, Lena Keenan, Mary Barrett, Oliva Hannon, Grace Owens, and Heather McKenna. Well done to Sandra McGurran who transformed the girls with all the wonderful hair styles and a big thanks to the girls at Paddy Halligan’s chemist in Mullingar for doing the make up. A huge thanks to Ray McLoughlin for all his work in the week running up to the fashion show and for building the catwalk. Thanks also to all who donated spot prizes for the night and to one of our MCs Paul Doolin who came all the way from a rival club “Shamrocks” to help Amy Barrett entertain the crowd on the night!!!! Thanks also to Feericks Hotel and their wonderful staff, and to Linda Keenan and Trish Murphy and Charlene Newman who did the back stage work of getting the models changed and down the cat walk in their outfits. Thanks also to everyone who helped out on the night and supported this night which was all in aid of Rathowen Tidy Towns and Stepping Stones Pre/After School.
GUN CLUB: Rathowen Gun Club is holding there A G M on Sunday the 19th of June at three o clock in Saint Mary’s hall Rathowen. There will an E G M before the A G M and the E G M will take place at two o clock in Saint Mary’s hall Rathowen as well.
PILGRIMAGE: Pilgrimage to Medurgorje from the 5th October to 12th. The cost is from € 460 for more details phone Tommy on 0436685912/ 0876851691.
ST FINTAN’S: A lot of rescheduled games this week Maryland Tang on Monday 13th for the U12’s to play at Streete park with an away game on Wednesday to Rochfortbridge at 7:00pm. While the U10 have their game in Tyrellspass on Tuesday 14th Best of luck to both team’s Training will be in Bunbrosna this Thursday at 7 and all are welcome. We would like to congratulate the U8’s who were invited to play in Croke park on July 12th these players will be from 8 and under more details as the time gets closer to the event. Any queries please contact Lennart Thomsen on 0877526004
BABY BOY: Congratulations to Lorraine and Kevin Sheehan on the birth of their baby boy Rionn who arrived ahead of schedule last week. Rionn has a big sister Kayleigh who will be a big help to Mammy and Daddy. Congrats to grandparents Pat and Lena and to Monica and Gerry.
BIRTHDAY BOY: Congratulations to Alan Fulham who celebrated his 21st in the Fiddlers Green Pub in Streete on Saturday night along with friends and family. Alan is the son of Liz and Peter Fulham, Rathowen. Alan’s birthday was last week but he partied on Saturday night to DJ Ken and everyone had a great night.
LOTTO: No winner of the €15,000 jackpot. The numbers drawn were 2, 4, 10, 17. The numbers drawn for the second jackpot of €4950 were 4, 7, 14, 23. There was no winner of the jackpot. The six drawn winners are Margaret Lyne, Ben Forde, James Farrar, Rose Kiernan and Tom Lyne.