Ballinalee

LOTTO: 3,13,14,20. No jackpot winner. 2 X 50euro each Maureen O’Beirne and Marie & Lolo Maguire. Jackpot 4500 euro. Draw in the Stags Head for month of April at 9pm.Tickets are 2 euro per line of 3 for 5 euro.

LOTTO: 3,13,14,20. No jackpot winner. 2 X 50euro each Maureen O’Beirne and Marie & Lolo Maguire. Jackpot 4500 euro. Draw in the Stags Head for month of April at 9pm.Tickets are 2 euro per line of 3 for 5 euro.

OLD CLOTHES: a fundraising collection of old clothes shoes etc will take place on Friday 27th April at 10am at the Thomas Ashe hall.

DEEPEST SYMPATHY: Deepest sympathy to Frankie Brady and family Aughnashannagh on the death of his cousin Hugh McVeigh,Ballinamuck tragically last week.

TEA PARTY: The following is a list of the people who organised tables for the recent successful American Tea party in Rawles. Elizabeth Forde Margaret Connell, Jo Forde, Francis Forster,Breda Farrelly Rosaleen Fagan; Cait Stephenson Colm Fox,Mary Rose Dalton Carmel Reynolds Marie Brady. Many thanks to Neile Rawle for organising and all who supported.

A confirmation: There were 2 girls names mixed up in last weeks notes in the list for our confirmation class. They were Molly McKeon and Shannon McQuillan. Well done to the teachers for all their preparations with the children.

DEEPEST SYMPATHY: Deepst sympathy to Margaret Callaghan Ballyreaghan Ballyreaghan on the death of her brother Michael recently RIP.

TODDLER GROUP: No meeting on Easter Monday. Back to Currycahill CC on Monday 16th at 10am.

EASTER CEREMONIES: Holy Thursday Mass 8pm Holy Trinity Church . Good Friday 3pm Holy Trinity Church . Our Lords passion. 7pm St James Stations of the Cross. Easter Vigil 9pm Holy Trinity Church. Easter Sunday 10am St James Church, 11.30am Holy trinity Church. Counters for April Mary Gorman and Anne Treacy.

COMMUNITY ALERT: There was a good attendance at the meeting on Monday night last. Over the next number of weeks people will be calling to every house in the parish to give information get mobile number for each house and collect 5 euro. This minimal amount should run the scheme for roughly 2 years. A further meeting will be held on Monday April 16th at 9pm in the Thomas Ashe Hall. Contact Carmel Lane Anne Treacy Michael Carrigy or Gda Frank Reynolds. Our thanks community Gda Tracey Shanley for the presentation on the night.

COLLECTION: The total collected at the MS church gate collection recently was 315.54 euro. Many thanks to all who contributed.

RETIREMENT: I would like to take this opportunity to wish our long serving postman Eddie Prunty who retired recently from his position the best of health and happiness in the years ahead. Eddie served the people of Ballinalee and Killoe for 21 years with courtesy and to the highest standards .We thank him for his service and wish both himself Pauline and family a very enjoyable retirement.

ANNUAL EASTER SUNDAY NIGHT DANCE: will take place in the Stags head. Proceeds will go to Scoil Samhthann and Ballinalee Community Development Childrens playground project. Music by Dance on . Admission 10 euro. Refreshments raffle and sport prizes galore. Ticket sellers will call to all houses in the parish this week and next. Tickets are also available in the shops in the village and from Micheal Carrigy,Ken Percival and Pat Reilly. Your support will be appreciated.