Ballacolla Tidy Town
Judging for the National tidy town Competition and the Laois Federation tidy town Competition are on going at the moment and everyone is asked to keep their areas clean and tidy and litter free.
Ossory Agricultural Show Society
Present their Annual show on Sunday July 27 at the Show grounds Mountrath Road Rathdowney. Championship Beef Bullock and Heifer, Glanbia Freisan Cow, Championship Belgian Blue, Championship. Working Hunter, Cooking Demonstrations, Vintage Show, Fun fair, Side Shows, Horses Sheep Poultry Jams Eggs Baking Crafts Sewing Vegetables Flowers, Flower arrangments, Photoraphy ,Juniors Class Pony Club, Dog show, Best Dressed lady and Gent on Show day. Little Miss Ossory, Best Dressed boy on show day, A day out for all the family.
Ballacolla Tidy Town Lotto
Jackpot on 14th July €11800 not won Jackpot for 21st July €12000 Numbers Drawn 12 20 24 27 .Winners of € 25 Mary Barber, Daniel Whyte, Tracy Dowling, Seames Maher, Martina Hyland. All support welcome. Proceeds from the Lotto go towards projects for Ballacolla Village.
YOUTH 2000 SUMMER FESTIVAL
Cistercian College, Roscrea, Co Tipperary from Thursday, August 14 to Sunday, August 17 for young people aged 16-35. This festival has been nicknamed the ‘Holy Oxygen’ with over 1,000 young people from all corners of Ireland attending last year. For more information and to took online see www.youth2000.ie or phone 01-6753690.