Lotto Results

Lotto Results

Jackpot €8,750. Lotto numbers 2-5-6-7 (no winner).

€75 Sean Flanagan Garrafin, 5 X €30 Mary Ann Coyne Northgrove, Frances Phelan Clonin, Edward Phelan Clonin, Anna Mathews Cardtown, Joe Doran Clonin. Promoters €40 Kathleen Lalor, 4 x €20 Joan Grady, Maureen Cuddy, Hannah Dooley, Ann Dooley. House prize €20 Ann Dooley.

Cemetery Mass

Cemetery mass will be celebrated in Camross Cemetery on Friday August 1.

Mountrath Marquee Festival
From July 2 to 6 the club will host Mountrath Marquee Festival 2014 and there will be something for everyone to look forward to. This event will be held in the GAA grounds. Wednesday July 2, fashion show.

Teenage Disco

Thursday July 3, spectacular teenage disco with DJ Noel Brennan.

Friday July 4, Dancing with music by Pat Costello followed by Declan Nerney & His Band. Bar facilities will be available.
Saturday July 5 music by Radio Nowhere followed by Hot Fuss. Bar facilities available.

Sunday July 6 monster bingo €5000 prize fund at 3pm.
Sunday July 6 festival close with Stars in your Eyes followed by music with the Kevin Byrne Band. Bar facilities available.

Cemetery Mass

Cemetery mass will be celebrated in Kyle cemetery on Thursday July 3 at 7.30pm and in Camross cemetery on Friday August 1 at 8pm.

Slieve Bloom walk

The Irish Cancer Society annual Slieve Bloom sponsored walk takes place on next Saturday June 28 commencing from the Community Centre Clonaslee at 11am.

The walk is approximately 10km with tea and refreshments served along the route. Further refreshments served in the community centre at the completion of the walk.

For more information please contact Donie Conroy at 057 8648034.

July Parish Social

The July parish social will take place in the parish centre on Saturday week July 5 with music supplied by Pat Conlon.

Months Mind Mass

The month’s mind mass for the late Paddy Kilmartin of the Derries Borris-in-Ossory will be celebrated in St Fergals Church Camross on Sunday next June 29 at 10.30am.


An ecumenical mass will be celebrated in the Church of the Holy Rosary Abbeyleix on Sunday next June 29 at 2pm. The mass is to remember all who lost their lives in farm related accidents in recent years.

All are very welcome to attend and refreshments will be served after mass in the Manor Hotel with a number of Keynote speakers. For more information please contact Embrace at 085 7709966 or log on to

Active Retirement

There will be no meetings or bingo for the months of June, July & August. Looking forward to a pleasant sunny summer. Next meeting is on September 3 at 8pm in the community hall.


The chiropodist will be in attendance on Thursday August 7 in the community hall at 2pm. As recent numbers have been small for this worthwhile facility in our community, more support would be appreciated.


The Ossory Agricultural Show will take place on Sunday July 27 at the Showgrounds, Coolfin Cross, Mountrath Road, Rathdowney. There will be classes in cattle, sheep, horses, poultry, eggs, jam, home baking, arts, crafts,, vegetables, produce, flowers and photography, and also junior classes. There will be many attractions on the day including most suitably dressed lady and gentleman, Little Miss Ossory and most suitably dressed boy, dog show, trade stands, music, etc. Show schedule and further details about the show are available from the secretary Catherine Fitzgerald, Conoboro Road, Rathdowney at 087 9975902 or 0505 48939. Information also available from Show chairman Peter Ging 086 23945783, Irene Newman 086 8402128 or on the Website, email address