Monster Auction in aid of church restoration fund on 6th of October a 2pm in the Kon Tiki. We are looking for items of good saleable quality. All donations, turf, logs, hay, household items gratefully accepted. We are also looking for man/woman power in the run up to and on the day of the auction. If you can help us please contact Fr Kevin, any committee member or telephone (087) 9921068.


Please pray for the repose of the soul of Michael (Mick) Murtagh RIP, uncle of Gerry King, whose funeral mass took place in Curry, Co Sligo last weekend. May he rest in peace.

Active Retirement

Kilmainham Gaol, Arbour Hill Cemetery and Collins Barracks Museum Our visit to Kilmainham Gaol, Arbour Hill Cemetery, Collins Barracks Museum will take place Thursday 21st November. The Coach will leave Roosky at 9.00am. Seats on the Coach will be on a “first come” basis. A non refundable deposit of €10 is required to reserve a seat. The final date for booking is 29th October. Contact 086 3746742.

Health problems

Do you or somebody you know suffer from any health problems such as asthma, arthritis, allergies, bloating, IBS, fibromyalgia, colitis, crohns, skin conditions, fatigue, high cholesterol, osteoporosis, if so come along to CJ’s Bar, Rooskey on Sunday September 29th at 7pm to learn all about natural health products which can benefit you and others with these conditions and many more, with Margaret McHugh, Mullingar, formerly Renefarna. Please support.


Congratulations to John Gerard Diffley, Rooskey, on his recent birthday celebrations.


Deepest sympathy is extended to Jarlath, Shauna and Ann Marie Cox, Druminmore on the recent death of Pauric Diffley, Elphin. May he rest in peace.

Wedding bells

Congratulations to Pauric Doherty, Cloonfad and Jenny Courtney who were married in Whitehall church on Saturday last with reception in the Bush hotel, Carrick-on-Shannon. Congratulations to Sandra Conroy formerly Mooneenbeg, and Brian White, cork, who were married in Tipperary on Saturday last. The parish wishes both couples a long and happy life together.


Please pray for the repose of the soul of Paul O’Connor, Kilnagross, Co Leitrim, and formerly of Dromod who died on Wednesday last. Deepest sympathy is extended to all those who mourn the sad loss of Paul. May his gentle soul rest in peace.


Kilglass lotto result, winning numbers were 7, 14, 27, 28, bonus 23. 4 x 50 euro winners, Eileen Heavin, Tom Reynolds, Jim Feeney, Frank Smith.


Niall Kilcrann, Cloonfad and Enda Daly will run the Dublin Marathon in October in aid of Mayo/Roscommon hospice. They are holding a fundraising draw in Cox’s of Rooskey on Friday 25th of October, great prizes on the night. Tickets at 5 euro each are available from Niall or local outlets. First prize is 500 euro, five other prizes include hotel accomodation and all star tickets. For further information contact Niall on 087 7640679. Please support.