Ballinalee notes



Corr: Michael Carrigy Tel: 043 33 2310/087 2915072

Tidy Towns

Anyone willing to get involved or help out, please contact Padraic Farrell, otherwise can everyone ensure they keep the village tidy and clean. All efforts for putting out flower boxes will be greatly appreciated.

Leinster Final

Congratulations to Joseph Heaney, Curraghcahill, who is a member of the Longford minor football team, who defeated Meath last weekend in the semi-final. They are now in the Leinster final on Sunday, 12th July. Colin Dalton, Soran, is also a member of the management team. Well done to both and best of luck in the final.

Parent & Baby/Toddler group

Is on every Monday in Currycahill Hall. Everyone is welcome to join us for a cuppa and a chat from 10.30am. Cost per family is just €3.


Numbers drawn 1, 9, 12, 25. 1x €60 Ronan Rehill. Seller’s prize: Paul Glennon. Draw takes place in Farrell’s pub for the month of June at 9pm. Jackpot is €2,800.


To Niamh and Alan Fox, St. John’s who recently had their second beautiful baby boy.

Congratulations to Joe and Clare Murtagh, St. John’s, on the birth of their third child, a beautiful baby girl.

New York

Congrats to Brendan Donoghue and Martin Brady who recently won a New York league title with the Longford GAA team in New York.


Congratulations to Brian and Sinead (nee Dalton) O’Sullivan, Waterford, who recently celebrated the birth of their daughter.

Cemetery Sunday

Large crowds attended on Sunday last and Fr. Brennan wishes to thank everyone who helped on the day and to those who contributed to the collection for the maintenance of the graveyard.