The annual church gate collection in aid of Assisted Pilgrims Section will take place in Rooskey, Kilglass, Slatta, Scramogue and Whitehall churches on weekend of 28th & 29th June. This is a very significant year as it is the 40th Diocesan Pilgrimage and 64 assisted pilgrims from the diocese will travel this year. Please support.

WEEE Ireland collection

A collection of waste electrical and electronic equipment and waste batteries for recycling will be held at Community Centre, Roosky on Thursday, 10th July from 2 – 5pm. Anything with a plug or battery will be accepted.

5k Run/Walk

Takes place on Wednesday, 2nd July at 8pm. Registration of €10 per individual and €20 per family on 24th, 25th & 26th June at Bell Tower Charity Shop, opposite Roosky post office) from 6 – 7pm and also at Community Centre, Roosky on Monday, 30th June from 7 – 9pm and again at 6.30pm on 2nd July prior to walk. All proceeds to Roosky Church Restoration Fund.

Kilglass Gaels Lotto

Lotto numbers: 3, 7, 18, 22. Bonus 20. No Jackpot winner. 4 X 3 number winners: €50 each Alan Jennings, Patricia Mannin, D Donroy & Oliver Cox. Next week’s jackpot €3,500 for four correct numbers and €7,500 for four correct numbers plus bonus number. Draw for 28 June in CJ’s.


Sincere sympathy to Monica Mahon on the death of her mother, Bridie Creegan whose funeral mass took place recently in Mohill Church.

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