Late Michael HOLOHAN

Late Michael HOLOHAN

Condolences to the family of the late Michael Holohan Ballinlough, Ballyroan, who died on March 1. Deeply regretted by his loving carer Lorna, relatives,neighbours and friends. Reposed at his residence. Removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyroan for Funeral Mass. Interment in St Patrick’s Cemetery.

Late Kathleen MCEVOY

Condolences to the family of the late Kathleen (Kitty) McEvoy of Blandsford, Ballyroan who died on March 2. Deeply regretted by her relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposed at The Chapel of Rest Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Removal to St Patrick’s Church, Ballyroan followed by interment in Tullore Cemetery.


The Ballyroan Parents Association is holding a family Bingo Night on Friday, 20th March in the Ballyroan Community Hall from 6.30 - 8.30pm. The event is a charity fundraiser for our Ballyroan Schools.

Everyone is welcome, so bring your friends & family, (the kids can come & play along too!), and get those bingo wings flapping to win some fun prizes! There will be a raffle & refreshments on sale too. See you there.

Championship draws

Ballyroan Abbey have drawn Crettyard in the senior football championship, to be played over the weekend of the 7th of August. The juniors drew The Rock and the Junior Cs drew Courtwood. The U21s, Ballyroan/Abbey Gaels play Sarsfields in the preliminary round, with the winners due to play Portlaoise. The minors drew Portarlington. Best of luck to all teams.