Castlecuffe NS is having a clothes collection on Wednesday September 25. Please give unwanted clean clothing, shoes, belts, bags, textiles and stuffed toys by 9.30am. Mobile phones in a separate bag. Recycle and support the school.
The mission church gate collection raised €1530. On behalf of Sr Bridie Hogan in Zambia and Fr PJ Clear, sincere thanks to the parish for your support.
Clonaslee has received the best environment award in Portlaoise on awards night.
The village gained 3 points in National Tidy Towns award, bringing total to 299,with a very good judges report. Chairman John Callaghan thanks the hard working volunteers, Fas participants, community and business people for their support, private donors, the Vintage Club, the young volunteers and Pat Fenlon. Well done to you all.
PARENT TODDLER GROUP
Parent Toddler group meets on Tuesdays in the Community Centre , 9:30 am to 11:30 am. Cost €3 per family. Parents, grandparents & minders welcome. Call 087-691-9056.
Tuesday 5-6pm U12 boys; 7-8pm U16 girls; Wednesday 4-5 pm U8 boys & girls; Thursday 5-7pm U14 girls; 7-8 pm U 16 boys; Friday 5-6 pm U 12 Girls; 6-7 pm U 10 boys & girls.
Music classes Thursdays 5.30 to 7.30 in the Community Centre. Singing classes Saturdays 10 to 11am in the Parochial Hall. Set dancing on Thursdays in the Parochial Hall; juniors 7 to 8 pm and seniors 8 to 9.30 pm. All welcome. Call John Conway on 085-285-1772.
Dancing in Parochial Hall every Tuesday, 4:30pm- 5:30 pm. All welcome, all levels & ages.
Sunday nights, at 9 pm sharp in Parochial Hall. All welcome.
RESULTS September 15: Top score: Becky Thompson. Gents: 1 Tom Kearns 2 Dinny Kelly. Ladies: 1 Annie Parnell 2 Sadie Delaney & Mary Gowing. Quarters: 1 Matt Barrett 2 Paddy Grogan 3 Martin Delaney 4 Martin Rigney. Raffle: Heather Kelly, PJ Connolly, Mick Kelly, Martin Rigney, Heather Kelly.
Jackpot not won. Winning no: 5-12-22. €30 winners: Jimmy McEvoy, Pat Dunne, Ballymacrory; Niall, Sarah and Emily Corbet, Patrick Comerford, John Barrett, Tullamore Road. Promoter’s prize: Rigneys, Kathleen Blake, Flynns P.O Next week’s Jackpot: €800.
CLON/ ST MANMANS
Jackpot not won. Winning no: 7-21-4-6. €40 winners: Margaret Lawlor, Lauren Fallon, Joanne Foynes, Paddy Mulligan, Michael Grimes. Promoter’s prize: Jack Wallace. Next jackpot: €6,100.