Killoe notes



Corr: Ann Hughes, Ennybegs, Drumlish. Tel: 043 33 23134.

Coffee event

In aid of Longford Hospice Homecare will be held after each mass weekend 18/19 October 2014 in Ennybegs Community Centre Killoe. All support will be greatly appreciated.

21st Birthday

Congratulations to Ciara Gilna,daughter of PJ and Vera Esker Killoe who celebrated that extra key to the door (another one for the keyring) birthday joined by family and friends in Coy’s pub Longford last week. And another handsome young man was also joined by family and friends in Coy’s pub where they celebrated an extra key to the door birthday for Damion Mullervey, son of Maureen Ballinalee Co Longford last week. The parish extend congratulations to Damion and Ciara for a great future filled with good health and happiness and hope you enjoyed your special birthdays.

Irish Dancing

Traditional Irish dancing classes take place in Cullyfad Community Centre Killoe each Monday at 5pm and in Ennybegs Community Centre Killoe on Saturdays from 10.30am. All levels and ages catered for. Contact Marian Kiernan tel 086 8478209.

Killoe Old Graveyard

Booklets titled “Resting in Peace in old Killoe” now available including a map showing location of headstones/ tombstones plus a list of names. Cost 5 euro each. Available from Hughes shop Ennybegs or any committee member. Tel 043 33 23191 087 9268585.


Well done to Emmet Og football team and mentors on their Leader Cup semi-final win over Granard last weekend. We wish them good luck in their next hurdle on Saturday.


Lotto numbers drawn weekend 5/10/16 – 3, 10, 18, 30. €20 winners Kevin Durkin, Colmcille; Ruairi McElliot Mullinalaghta; Bernie Kelly c/o Sean Maguire; Denis McGoldrick Ennybegs; Anna Rose Reilly Cornadrung. Sellers prize Brendan McCormack. Jackpot €4,100.

Church notes

St Marys Ennybegs Masses Wednesday/ Thursday at 10am. Friday (Station Mass Jimmy McCormack Bawn). “Do this in memory of me” First Holy Communion Mass Sunday, October 19 at 11am. St Mels Cathedral hoping to have celebrations of masses weekend before Christmas Saturday & Sunday, December 20 & 21. Midnight Mass and 10am Christmas morning mass will be broadcasted by RTE television. Seating on a first come basis. Exposition blessed Sacrament both Churches Wednesday 6-9pm.