Top Score at Newtown Whist on Saturday last was won by Mick Mooney, Ashfield. 1st lady Rita Brennan. 2nd lady Kathleen Mooney. 1st gent Eamon Wheatley and T. Mulhare. 1st half Kit Farrell. 2nd half Christy Maher. 1st quarter Ena Wallace. 2. Owen Salmon and Mary Wheatley. Raffle winners were Christy Maher, Maureen Coady, Eamon Wheatley and Tom Gowing. Whist as usual on Saturday next.


The Rosary is recited at Our Lady’s Shrine, Rossmore, every Sunday at 3 pm. All are welcome.


Last weeks winners in the Crettyard Footballers Lotto were Rully & Sly, c/o Tom Brennan, D Walker, Clonbrock, Paul Hartill, Ballylinan. The winning numbers were 7-25-26-30.


The death took place at St Lukes Hospital, Kilkenny, of Mrs. Bridie Murphy, Fairymount, Crettyard. She was in her 93rd year and was held in high esteem by all who knew her. Her remains were removed from Healy’s Funeral Home, Carlow to St Abbans Church, Doonane. Burial took place in adjoining cemetery after Requiem Mass. Sympathy is extended to her daughters, Phil and Marie, sons, John Joe and Paddy, sister, Josie, grandchildren, greatgrandchilden, other relatives and a large circle of friends.