Clonguish GAA Club are having a Barbeque on Saturday vight 31st May at the PJ Murphy Hall. Good Food Sausages, Burgers and Steak. Music by Gobsmacked. From 9pm till late. Fully licensed bar. Come and enjoy the craic.

Clonguish Lotto

The lotto draw will be held in Dowra on Saturday night the 23rd May. A bus will be leaving from the Castle Inn at 8.15pm for anyone who would like to travel.

St Padre Pio

St Padre Pio’s annual Pilgrimmage to Holy Cross Abbey, Thurles Co. Tipperary, Sunday May 31st. Contact: 087 7858362 or 087 6613510 or 086 0405621.


Divine Mercy prayer meeting in St Mary’s Parish Church, Newtownforbes every Monday at 3pm. Special prayers include the Chaplet and Novena of the Divine Mercy, and St Faustina’s Station of the Cross. Reparation  prayers to the Holy Face of JESUS in  St Mary’s Parish Church, Newtownforbes, each Tuesday from 3pm to 4 pm.  All are welcome


Beginners Yoga every Tuesday morning at 11am in the Giving Tree (Wendy Louise Hat Design).  To book a place contact  Maria on 086 8618633. Pilates - The Giving Tree (Wendy Louise Hat Design) Monday 8-9pm /Tuesday 8-9pm. To book a place contact Brendan on 087 7681730.


A fundraising evening will be held in Lough Rynn Castle for Console - The National Suicide Charity on Saturday 23rd May 2015 at 8:30pm. Tickets cost €30 and can be bought from the hotel reception or by contacting any of the members of the organizing committee.

Mass Time change

From 1st June, the weekend mass times will be Vigil 7pm and Sunday 10.30am.