Kilglass Gaels lotto

Kilglass Gaels lotto

Winning numbers none. Five x 40 euro lucky dip winners were Rita Hoare, Shirley Diffley, Conor Beirne, Patricia Cox, Thomas Mahady.

The Bell Tower Charity Shop

The Bell Tower Charity Shop would appreciate any unwanted gifts people may has received as Christmas presents including tins of biscuits boxes of chocolates etc your support would be much appreciated.

Ski Presentation Night

Will be held on Saturday, 18th in Strokestown Golf Club. Everyone welcome, live music, raffles, door prizes and refreshments will be on offer. Please return all sponsorship cards to Noreen Corcoran or any member of the Tribute Ski Committee before 17th January.

Scor Encore

It has just been confirmed that Freda Beirne’s recording for Scor Encore will take place on Thursday, 30th January in RTE Studios. There is a limited number of tickets available so anyone who wishes to attend and avail of a bus to RTE, please contact Nuala Diffley by Wednesday next 15th January at the latest. Tickets will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Tel: 0876747177/ 0719638170. Freda is the daughter of Enda and Ann-Marie Beirne, Druminardly.


Congratulations to Kevin and Claire Mallon, Bornacoola, on the recent birth of their daughter, Niamh. Congratulations to Ciaran and Siobhan Lyons, Dromod, on the recent birth of their daughter, Katie. Congratulations to Kevin and Sinead Russell, London and formerly Knockhall on the recent birth of their son, Alfie Russell.

Reach New Heights

Tara Kilcommons would like to say a big thank you to everyone who contributed to the Reach New Heights in aid of Special Olympics Ireland. In just two weeks, everyone helped Tara raise a massive 500 euro .


The death occurred on January 6th of Kevin Madden, Ballyfeeney, Kilglass. Mr Madden’s funeral mass took place in Kilglass church on Thursday last followed by burial afterwards in Scramogue cemetery. Deepest sympathy is extended to his bother, Michael and wife Mary and family, his brothers Eamon and Leo, sister Myra, extended family and friends. May he rest in peace.

The death occurred on January 10 last of Mrs Anne (nan) O’Beirne, (nee Cox), Gillstown House, Kilglass. The deceased was predeceased by her husband Charles and daughter Denise Walsh. The deceased was a quiet gentle lady, well liked by everybody who knew her. Funeral mass took place to Kilglass church followed by burial in Scramogue cemetery. Deepest sympathy is extended to Mary, Shiela, Stephaine, Patricia and son Charles, extended family, neighbours and friends. May her gentle soul rest in peace.

Get well

Get well wishes to all the people from the parish who are unwell at present . We send them all our prayers and good wishes for a speedy recovery.