Rosenallis senior citizens’ annual outing is to Co Wicklow on Tuesday July 10. The bus will leave the village at 8.30am sharp. Our first stop will be for tea and scones in Blessington, then on to Glendalough. We will have our lunch in Laragh and then visit Avondale House. We then head to the lovely village of Avoca and Ballykissangel returning to Toughers. Cost is €30. Please confirm your attendance with Anna May on 085 7332554 or Teresa on 086 8513466 before Tuesday July 3.
SLIEV BLOOM WALK
20th annual Slieve Bloom sponsored walk in aid of the Irish Cancer Society starts June 30 at 11am from the Community Centre Clonaslee. Sponsorship cards are available from Joe Fitzpatrick 057 9343638 ,PJ Connolly Kinnity 057 91379161 and Donal Conroy 057 8648034.
The above are holding their annual pilgrimage to Knock Shrine on Sunday July 15. Anyone wishing to travel please contact Sheila on 057 8624610.
Results for June 18. Jackpot not won. Winning numbers 17, 21, 10, 22. 5 x €30 winners Andy Poole, The Village; Liam Conroy c/o Sean; Evelyn Dunne, Gurteen; Beth Farrell c/o Sean; Mary and Tom. 5 x €30 Promoters: Ivan Conroy, Jacinta Davis, Melissa Young, Niall Conroy, Sandra Lowndes. Next week’s jackpot €5,100.
Best wishes to the following pupils of 6th Class who have completed their time with Derrylamogue NS: Sean Baker, Jack Claffey, Roisin Keady, Bronagh Keating, John Maher, James Redmond, John Redmond and Rosemary White. We wish them well in their new schools and wish all our pupils and teachers a safe and enjoyable summer break.
The above are running a race night in Camross on Saturday July 28, horses €20. The race night is in aid of raising funds to keep the scheme running as government cutbacks makes it hard to find money to maintain the area. If you are interested, please contact Mick Clear on 087 4163867.
A huge congratulations to Amy McKane 2nd U8s 60m. Aoife Egan 2nd U14s hurdles. Aoife Hyland 4th in U14s long puck. Chloe Egan 4th U12s ball throw. Aoife Hyland, Mary Conroy, Aoife Egan and Chloe Egan came 4th in the U14 relay. Aidan Hyland 1st U16 discus. Patrick Hyland 2nd U14 hurdles. James Hyland 4th U8 60m. Strong performances from David McKane, Paul Egan, Luke Dunne, Emer Dunne, Oisin Murray, Cormac Murray, Christine Bennett Wren, Daniel Bennett Wren, Mary Hyland, Catherine Hyland, Eva Hyland, Anna Hyland, Kate Maher and Fionn Kempster. A huge congratulations to all the children that took part, and thank you to their parents/carers for taking them to the community games. Training continues every Thursday evening from 7pm to 8pm in Johnsgrove, Rosenallis.
FESTIVAL OF THE MOUNTAIN WINNERS
Queen of the Mountain Emma Daly, Mountmellick, King of the Mountain Gary Kelly, Rosenallis. Fancy dress: Stephen Carroll as fireman and Amy and Katie Cosgrove as the Ugly Step Sisters. Bonny baby boy U1 1st Ben Tynan 2nd Noah Condron U2 1st Adam 2nd Flynn McEvoy. U3 1st Sam Gorman 2nd Cian Deegan. Bonny baby girl U1 1st Helen Lowdnes 2nd Michaela Russell U2 1st Eimear Farrell 2nd Nicole Deegan U3 1st Ellen Cleary 2nd Sarah Cuddy. Glamorous grany Maria Dunne, Rosenallis. Guess the weight of the pig Ronan Doolan. Tug of war Clonaslee. Team dog show overall winner ‘Mia’ Conor Garry, reserve ‘Billy’ Lorraine Cripps. Large dog 1st ‘Mia’ Keith Garry, 2nd ‘Ryá’ Paul Davis, 3rd ‘Sally’ Paul Twomey. Family pet 1st ‘Bailey’ Caroline Maher, 2nd ‘Touser’ Traue Kelly, 3rd ‘Elle’ Cloadgh Dunne. Small dog 1st ‘Jenny’ Kate Brophy, 2nd ‘Jasmin’ Sophie Nolan, 3rd ‘Toby’ Sarah Jane Percil. Gun dog 1st ‘Billy’ Lorraine Cripps, 2nd ‘Sally’ Emma Kelly, 3rd ‘Bobby’ Cíaran Cuddy. Best dog led by boy u12 1st ‘Diesel’ Conor Garry, 2nd ‘Lassie’ Nick Dunne, 3rd ‘Miller’ Lee Conroy. Best dog led by girl U12 1st ‘Mia’ Shannon Comerford, 2nd ‘Kloe’ Róisín Kane, 3rd ‘Casper’ Amy Steel. Art competition junior/senior infants 1st Emma Kelly, 2nd Eoghan Baker, 3rd Julie Ann Bennett, highly commended Barry McEvoy & Sam Thompson. 1st /2nd class 1st Orla Whelan, 2nd Amy Flanagan, 3rd Jack Thompson, highly commended Amy McKane & Ellen Conroy. 3rd/4th class 1st Robert Stephenson, 2nd Ellen Timmons, 3rd Muireann Baker, highly commended Jennifer Olinici, Iustina Galbaza & Hannah Culbert. 5th & 6th class 1st Aaron Mooney, 2nd Katie O’Brien, 3rd Nicole Allen, highly commended Lauren O’Neill & Róisín Keady.
ICA draw 1st Maureen Peake, 2nd Antoinette Willis, 3rd Eileen Gromley, 4th Paddy Gleeson, 5th John Mahon, 6th Lucy Conroy, 7th Jaccinta White, 8th Sheila Mahon, 9th Maurice Keady, 10th Michael Maher, 11th John Malone, 12th Kathleen Brazil, 13th Margaret Goulding.
WALK AND TALK
In aid of Pieta House. Walk will be held at 6pm on Sunday July 8 starting in Rosenallis followed by a BBQ and music in Goode’s Pub. Please support the event sponsorship cards available at Cáfe Rose for anyone wishing to take part or support a member of your community who is taking part.