Ballinakill News

Lotto Results

Lotto Results

Numbers 1, 9, 19, 24. No winner. €20 each to Tony Walsh, Jim McDonald, Sheila Walsh, Tess O’Shaughnessy, Chris Delaney, Jackie Doran, Pat Delaney, Dora Gorman, J Mansfield and Nichola Doyle. Next week’s jackpot is €10,800.


Walkers meet every morning at 9.30 am in the square for a walk around the Tea Rooms up to Heywood Gardens. All Welcome.

Ballinakill Vintage.

The Noel Duggan Vintage Rally is on Sunday the 28th of July in Ballinakill. A great day out for all the family. Please support.

Laois Walk Festival,

Laois Walk Festival will be in Ballinakill on Friday the 26th of July. Assembly in the square at 7.30pm. All welcome.

Cemetery Masses

Dysart Friday July 26 8pm; Knock Friday August 2 8pm; Ballinakill Sunday August 4 7pm.


Bingo continues every Monday night in the hall on the square at 8.30 pm. Over €1,200 in prize money,also a raffle on the night. Come along for a night out and a laugh.

Parish Pilgrimage

Ballinakill Parish Annual Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine takes place on Sunday, August 11. Give names as soon as possible to Kathleen Walsh in Ballinakill, Peggy Costigan in Spink. Contact Kathleen on 085 177 9724 and Peggy on 057 8731287

Youth Club

Crossroads is a new youth club starting up for the youth in the Ballinakill/Spink area. A brick”n”brack fundraising sale will be held at the Ballinakill Vintage day on Sunday the 28th of July. If you have any items that you think may be saleable on the day we are having a collection evening on Thursday the 25th of July between 7 - 8.30pm in the Old School Community Hall. Your support would be greatly appreciated.


Winners on 11 games were Sean O Shea and Gerry Kelly. In second place on 9 games were Mick Higgins and Tom Fenlon, Larry Dunne and Willie Reilly. Raffle Winners were Paddy Dunphy, Joe Cass, Tom O Reilly, P Pendergast.More local support would be great.