There was 8 tables. Winners on 13 games were Kate Walsh and Paddy Sheeran. Runners up on 11 games were The Daltons. On 10 games were Tom Moore and Fint Phelan, Joe Cass and Louie Woods. Raffle winners were Phil Doheny, Willie O Gorman, Sadie Chester, Noreen Ryan.

Parents Assoc

Ballinakill NS Parents Association host an afternoon of bingo on Sunday, October 5 from 3pm. Over €1,200 in prize money. Single book €4, Double book €8 and flyers €1/€1.50. Raffle on the day. Please support.

Parent and Toddler

Ballinakill Parent & Toddler meets on Thursday mornings 9.30am in the Old School Community Hall. All welcome.

Active Retirement

Ballinakill Active Retirement Group are back this week. All are welcome on Wednesday afternoon from 1pm in the Old School Community Hall. New members always welcome.

Back the bingo

Bingo is held every Monday night in the hall on the square starting at 8.30 pm. Over €1,200 in prizes every week. There is also a raffle. More local support would be appreciated as crowds have dropped recently. Come and enjoy and you might be lucky.

Climb for Lewis

Michael Chambers and Ales Soucek climbed in Mayo on September 21 in aid of a little boy called Lewis who suffers from Muscular Dystrophy, a progressive muscle wasting disease for which there is no cure. Lewis is a grandson of Paddy and the late Margaret Walsh of Drimeterrill. Sponsorship cards will be available the shops/pubs/post office in the coming days. Please support this very worthy cause. ”.

Youth Group

Crossroads Youth Group in the Hall. All are welcome.

Monster Table Quiz

Monster table quiz on Saturday, October 4 at 9.30pm sharp in Drury’s Public House. A table of 4 - €20. Raffle on the night. All proceeds to the Irish Heart & Lung Transplant Association. Please support.

Strictly Dancing

Preparations are now well advanced at the Abbeyleix Golf Club and our dancers are almost ready. Please note venue is at The Heritage Hotel, Portlaoise, October 4. Bus available from the Club.