Raheen

Raheen Community Alert Will hold a meeting next Monday October 15 at 8.30 PM in the ICA hall Raheen. Would all committee members and Area Representatives please attend. Contact Kevin 087 9614235 for information.

Raheen Community Alert

Will hold a meeting next Monday October 15 at 8.30 PM in the ICA hall Raheen. Would all committee members and Area Representatives please attend. Contact Kevin 087 9614235 for information.

Will hold a meeting next Monday October 15 at 8.30 PM in the ICA hall Raheen. Would all committee members and Area Representatives please attend. Contact Kevin 087 9614235 for information.

ST FINTAN’S CAMOGIE

St Fintan’s camogie club would like to thank everyone who supported our recent table quiz in Eamon A’Chnoic. A special thanks to all our sponsors. We also want to give a big thank’s to John Joyce for organising a great quiz, and to Eamon and Annette Duff for their hospitality. It was a great night. The club is running a Saturday night, main lottery bonus ball draw from Mrs Dunne’s shop every week. €50 prize at €2 a line. Winner of last Saturdays draw was Emma Quinn.

ST FINTAN’S GAELS

Orders are now being taken for the new St. Fintan’s Gaels gear – tracksuits, training tops, gear bags and replica jersey’s. Call Martina on 087 6550176, Louise on 087 6598381 or Seamus on 087 3140284.

COLT LOTTO

Winning Numbers: 5, 6, 17. One winner – Dorothy Ryan. There four €20 winners: Paula Kelly, Eoghan Brennan, Annemarie & Amy Sinnott and Ger Hearns. Next week’s jackpot: €300

RAHEEN WHIST

Top score: PJ Cahill.  First lady: Maura McQuillan.  Second lady: Sheila Fogarty. First gent: Frank Fogarty.  Second gent: Paddy Carter.  First half: Kathleen Kavanagh & Catherine Galvin. Second half: Nancy Kehoe.  Consolation: Ann Mulhall. Raffle: Sheila Fogarty, Doreen Mulhall, John Culleton, Michael Kelly, Bride Reilly & Frank Fogarty. SHANAHOE WHIST

Top score: Margaret Malone. First lady: Nancy Kehoe. Second lady: Sadie Chester. First gent: Frank Fogarty. Second gent: Pat Dunne. First half: Angela Walsh. Second half: Mary Quigley. Least of 3: Ciarán Breen. Best of 3: Killian Breen. Juvenile: Damien Carter. Raffle: Cecil Thompson, Nancy Kehoe, Mary Quigley & Bride Reilly.

SCÓR NA NÓG

Scór na nÓg contestants must be born in 1995 or later i.e. under 17. This year’s competition is fixed for 3 November in Timahoe. Winners go on to represent Laois at the Leinster competitions. Categories include: figure dancing, solo song, instrumental music, recitation, ballad group, novelty act, quiz and set dancing. Anyone interested in representing Colt or St. Fintan’s Gaels in any of these categories please contact Kevin Lalor-Fitzpatrick on 087 9614235.

CHARITY DANCE

Charity fundraising dance in aid of Cheeverstown House catering for people with special needs will be held in the Manor Hotel, Abbeyleix on Tuesday 23 October at 9 pm. Artists include Damien Bowe, Solitaire, Noel Glynn, Billy Kirwan, Sarah Hogan, Mary O’Connor and many more. Tickets €10 at the door. Enquiries 057 87 30111.

OPEN DOOR THEATRE

Laois Open Door Theatre present Keane and Scream – excerpts from some of John B. Keane plays and scream and horror from films and musicals. Playing Athy, Abbeyleix, Rathdowney and Portlaoise during November. Enquiries to 087 9614235.