Rathowen notes



Corr: David Smyth. Tel: 087 9177432. e-mail: davidpatrick7@eircom.net

Christmas Fair

Edgeworthstown Christmas Craft Fair will be held in St. Mary’s Community Centre, Granard Road, on Sunday 6th December from 10a.m. to 6p.m.. If you would like to book a stall, please contact 043-6672417 or 043-6671801 or email stmarys.etown@gmail.com Cost per stall €20. Santa will also be arriving on the day. Visit Santa in his Grotto, photo, present. Music, craft stalls, refreshments, raffle and festive fun for all the family.

Christmas Market

Streete Christmas market will take place on Sunday, 29 November from 11am to 2pm. Contact 087-9318528.


Tickets are now available for the Rathaspic and Russagh Christmas Draw. All homes in the parish should have received them by now, if not call into Lorraine in the PO and she will get some for you. The prizes are - 1st €200, 2nd Large hamper, 3rd 10 bales of briquettes, 4th €50 voucher, 5th bottle brandy, plus many more prizes. The draw takes place in Ferrick’s Hotel on the 19th December at 9pm.

Community Centre

If anyone wishes to book the centre for any reason or event, please contact the caretaker on 043 6676189.

Best of luck

Best of luck to local Trad Group ‘Se Chairde’, Grace Ross, Laura Pakenham, Mikey Doyle, Mary Sheridan, Ciaran Mulligan and Lorna Beer who will be performing on the Late Late Toy show this Friday night, November 27th.