RAHEEN

FR EDDIE LALOR MISSIONERY FUND

FR EDDIE LALOR MISSIONERY FUND

There will be a table quiz in aid of Fr. Eddie Lalor’s Missionery fund in the Manor hotel, Abbeyleix on this Thursday 29 March at 9.30 pm sharp. Please support.

COMMUNITY ALERT

Raheen Community Alert will hold a meeting on Monday 2 April in the ICA hall Raheen at 8.30pm. Any parishioners in our area who wish to obtain a TASK personal security alarm should contact their area representative before this meeting. For further information contact Kevin on 087 9614235.

DROICHEAD NUA PLAYERS

The Droichead Nua Players present The Godfather, a love story at the Balcony Theatre, Community Arts Centre, Mountmellick on Saturday 31 March at 8.30pm. Tickets €10 each and will be available at the door on the night.

O LEATHLOBHAIR CLAN

The O Leathlobhair clan are holding a very special night in the Manor Hotel Abbeyleix on Friday 30 March. More details next week. The clan wish to express deepest sympathy to the O’Mahony family especially Mary on the sad and untimely passing of her husband Joe. May he rest in peace.

VARIETY CONCERT

There will be a gala variety concert in Shanahoe Hall on Easter Sunday 8 April. There will be something to suit everyone with music, song, dance & comedy. Among the artists appearing are tenor Joe Kavanagh recently featured on The Voice Of Ireland and singer Camillus Boland of The Simple Times. Enquiries to 087 9614235.

COLT LOTTO

Winning numbers: 7 – 15 – 23. No winner: €20 winners: Arran McGowan, Martin Dowling, Elaine McCabe. This week’s jackpot: €2,100.

RAHEEN WHIST

14- 3-12

Top Score: Mary McCabe. First Lady: Sheila Fogarty. Second Lady: Bride Reilly. First Gent: Andy Doogue. Second Gent: Paddy Carter. First Half: Annette Doogue. Second Half: Louise Kavanagh. Consolation: Maura McQuillan. Raffle: Betty Keegan, Mary Doheny, Sheila Fogarty, Anne Sinnott, Kathleen Kavanagh & Nancy Kehoe.

21-3-12

Top Score: Paddy Carter. First Lady: Nancy Kehoe. Second Lady: Bernie Cahill and Rose Cunningham. First gent: Mary Doheny. Second Gent: Séan Lalor. First Half: Michael O’Sullivna. Second Half: Nancy Dowling & PJ Cahill. Consolation: Aidan Bailey & Billy Carter. Raffle: Bernie Cahill, Mary Delaney Raheen, Kathleen Kavanagh, Doreen Mulhall, Paddy Carter and Mary Doheny.

SHANAHOE WHIST

Top Score: Sheila Fogarty & Katie Bennett. First Lady: Lizzie Hearns. Second Lady: Kathleen & Nora Carroll. First Gent: Paddy Carter. Second Gent: Donal Bowe. First Quarter: Cecil Thompson. Second Quarter: Tom Gowing. Third Quarter: Nancy Kehoe. Fourth Quarter: Ciarán Breen, Frank Fogarty & Billy Carter. Best Of 3: Dennis Carter. Raffle: Frank Fogarty, Mollie Bates, Cecil Thompson, Dennis Whelan & Paddy Carter.