CLONASLEE

TULLAMORE CANCER PROJECT IN VIETNAM

TULLAMORE CANCER PROJECT IN VIETNAM

Dr Bulger and his team go to Vietnam in early September. To date we have collected €11,700 for which they are very grateful and look forward to setting up a cancer day ward there. Please return any remaining donation cards to Mary Egan 087-672-5440.

SAINT VINCENT de PAUL

The monthly Saint Vincent de Paul meeting is on Friday August 3 at 8pm in the Fr Shortall Room. Would all members please attend.

THANKS

Thank you to all who contributed to the Lenten Trócaire collection. Amount collected was €3,505.

KNOCK

Our annual pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Thursday August 16. Bus will be leaving Mountmellick at 8am and Clonaslee at 8.30am. Seats must be booked before Tuesday August 14. Adults €7 return, under 16 and children €3 return. All children must be accompanied by an adult. To book seats phone Laois Trip on 057 8692168.

CLONASLEE SHOW DRAW

Tickets are available from all show members. Members can bring in money and ticket stubs to the community centre on every Monday from 8 – 9pm. Draw takes place August 24 in the heritage centre.

SINGING CIRCLE

Clonaslee CCE is hosting a singing circle in the parish hall on Friday August 3 and first Friday of the month from 8pm to 11pm. All are welcome to come and join in the fun. Any details needed please contact Sarah Conway 085 1067807 or Johnny Conway 085 2851772.

COMMUNITY ALERT

Be wary of anyone who comes to your door without prior arrangement saying they need access to your home or saying they can check your TV or aerial. Neither Saorview nor RTE are sending anyone door to door to check out if your TV is Saorview ready.

WHIST RESULTS

Sunday July 22. Top Score Noel Kelly. Gents: 1 Tom Delaney 2 Paddy Grogan. Ladies: 1 and 2 D Murray and V Kearns. Quarters: 1 Paddy O’Dare 2 Mick Kelly 3 Heather Kelly and T Kearns 4 PJ Connolly. Juvenile: Bob Tysall. Raffle: Paddy O’Dare, Heather Kelly, Noel Kelly, Paddy Grogan, Martin Rigney.

CLONASLEE PARISH LOTTO

Jackpot won by Norah Flynn, The Green. €500. Winning no 22-15-12. €30 winners: E O’Brien, Mountmellick; Bill and E Dunne, Broughla; N and S Conroy, Ballinahemmy; Trish (Ankles) Costello, Clonaslee; Shirley Langford, Clonaslee; Liz Carroll, Clonaslee. Promoter’s prize Mary O’Keeffe, E Sammon, N Dunne. Next week’s jackpot €500.

CLONASLEE ST MANMANS GAA LOTTO

Jackpot not won. Winning no 6-24-8-3. €40 winners: Jimmy Carroll, Eimear Kelly, Glyn Cummins, Rebecca Malone, Noel Dunne. Promoter’s prize: The Swan. Next week’s jackpot €11,900.