The Kildare and Leighlin Pilgrimage to Knock is on Sunday 1st June and a bus is being organised locally Contact details from Mayo Doonane Credit Union 056 4442440. The pilgrimage will be led by Bishop Denis Nulty.


Despite the heavy rain on last Sunday the mass went ahead at Kilgorey Graveyard and was well attended.


Top score at Newtown whist on Saturday was shared by Mary Warren and Mike Kelly. Ladies: 1. Mary Wheatley. 2. Kathleen Mooney and Paul Kavanagh. Gents: 1. Tom Kealy. 2. Christy Maher. Halves: 1.Gerry Kealy. 2. Kay Chase. Quarters: 1. Jason Monaghan. 2. Bridie Langton. Raffle winners were Kay Chase, Maureen Coady, Rosaleen cole, Sean Langton and Fergus Hutton. Whist continues as usual on Saturday next.

Crettyard GFC

Last week’s winners in the Crettyard Footballers Lotto were Josh Kelly, Crettyard, Lucy O’Shea, c/o S. O’Shea, Marguerite Delaney, Newtown Cross and May Doyle, Fairymount. The winning numbers were 13-16-25-30.


Classes in set dancing continue in Behans of Tolerton on Thursdays commencing at 8.30pm sharp.