Congrats Peter

Congrats Peter

Well done to Peter Hoey, Cloonmore, who won the Co. Roscommon Scor County Final recently. He now goes forward to the Connacht Final. Well done Peter.


Cloonflower National School held its Annual Concert in St. Barrys Hall on Friday night 13th December. The musical “Big Bad Ben” was just brilliant, a great performance all round. And what about those costumes, I thought they were just great. Well done to all. We will mention the total cast next week.

Well done

Well done to the pupils and teachers of Ballyfeeney National School who did a lovely Show on the local radio last Sunday evening. We extend congratulations to Principal Mrs McDonnell, other teachers and the students for some great radio work.

Recent Wedding.

We send our congratulations to Grainne Farrell, Cloonfour, Ruskey and Will Meaney, Fermoy, Co. Cork who were married on the 7th December in Galway. The couple will reside in Oranmore in Galway. We wish the couple the very best of good luck for the future.

Recent Wedding.

Congrats to Ciara McGowan, formerly Newtown, Whitehall and Leo Peyton, who were recently married in Co. Mayo. We wish the couple the very best of luck for the future.

Lotto winners

80 euro went to Declan Beirne; 40 euro to Brendan Gilhooly and 30 euro to Jimmy Keveney.

Lip Reading Classes

Lip reading classes will commence at the Ruskey Community Centre early in the New Year. For further details contact Patricia at 086-8534100.

Sanctuary Players.

Sanctuary Players are looking for three female Actress, two girls in their thirties and a woman between thirty and forty five. If you fit the bill contact this number 085-1044931 for further information.

Buttercups Playschool

The parent and toddler group has resumed every Tuesday at Buttercups Playschool between 10an to 12noon. Please come along.

2014 Calendar

A 2014 Calendar with over 60 photographs of images of the Parish has been produced and is on sale in the region for 10 euro. The Calendar is sponsored by Cllr Tom Crosby and is for sale and we are told that this Calendar would make an ideal Christmas Gift. The Calendar is available in Centra. If you wish to find out more information contact Tommy Crosby at 086-6005530. The Calendar is produced by Willow Designs, Cootehall.

Set Dancing Classes

Set Dancing Classes for children continue at St. Barry’s Hall every Thursday evening at 6.45pm. All welcome especially beginners. Contact 086-1522614.