Ballinalee notes

ballinalee notes

ballinalee notes


Numbers 2, 11, 17, 30. No jackpot winner. One match 3 envelope Dan Tully, Corlinan who wins €60. Sellers prize Dessie Lennon. Jackpot €7,800. Draw in the Stags Head.

Deepest sympathy

Deepest sympathy to Gerry Byrne and family St John’s Ballinalee on the death of his mother Ellen Byrne in Dublin recently. RIP.

County final

Well done to James McKenna Soran who won a county senior championship medal with St Loman’s in Westmeath at the weekend.


A thank you to all who supported the recent coffee morning in aid of hospice. A total of €705 was collected.

Hall opening

Order your copy of the concert held in the hall for the recent opening. Cost €10. Contact Michael Carrigy or Carmel Reynolds. Sponsorship of insulation boards for the hall are still available. €25 each to any member of the hall committee.


Deepest sympathy to the family of the late John Mallon, Corlinan, Anne Bridget and families who passed away recently RIP.

Sympathy also to the O’Neill family, Firmount on the death of Shane O’Neill Co Kerry recently RIP.

Halloween party

All parents are reminded of the upcoming party in the hall for all the children. Sunday, October 27 with time to be confirmed.


Congratulations to Laura Doherty, Esker, Killoe who opened an exhibition of her art work in the county library recently.


Tesco annual 5K run/ walk on Sunday, October 20 at 11am. Registration on the day €10 per adult, €5 per child. Great prizes. All in aid of Aware. Venue Mall complex.

Eucharistic Adoration training day

Organised by the Diocesan Committee will take place in the Pastoral Centre, Saint Mel’s College, Longford (entrance gate on Saint Mel’s Road opposite Saint Mels Cathedral) from 2.30pm – 5.30pm. It is hoped that two or three people from every parish will attend. Presentations will be made by Father Brendan Sullivan CC Longford, Cialin Doran Diocesan Chair, Brendan Cleary National Committee. Please contact Eamon O’Keefe, Diocesan Committee and regional organiser 087 2408245 by Wednesday night (tonight) if you are interested in attending.