Parish Lotto

Parish Lotto

Numbers 2, 20, 22, 28. No Winner. €100 each to Mc Wey’s Garryglass, Jim Dwyer, Anne, Denise O Donnell, Harry Doyle, Bernie Lalor, Paddy Lalor, Ciara Lalor, John & Heather Campion, Anna Mai Tracey. Next weeks jackpot €7,600.

Crossroads Youth Group

Due to the success of Crossroads Youth Club we are currently looking for new leaders to help out on Friday nights. If you are interested contact Patrick Moore on 086 0645 202 or Elizabeth Bergin on 087 9909 631.

Ballinakill Credit Union

Ballinakill credit union is now open every Friday evening from 3-4pm.

Heywood Community School

Heywood Community School, Ballinakill, Co. Laois will be holding a school fundraiser involving a Walk(5k), Run(5k) and Cycle (40k) on the May 11 commencing at the school at 11am. Registration from 10.30 a.m. €10 adults. €5 students. Supervised parking, refreshments, changing rooms with showers provided. Enquiries: 057 8733333. All welcome.

Ballinakill Vintage

Ballinakill Vintage Committee will be holding a meeting on Wednesday the 30th of April at 9pm in the Bingo Hall on the square. All members are asked to attend.

Vigil for Life

National Vigil for Life are holding a gathering on Saturday the 3rd of May in Merrion Square, Dublin from 3 to 4pm. For more information email


There was 7 tables. Winners on 11 games were Pat and Terry Dunne. Runners up on 10 games were The Daltons. Raffle winners were Mem Dunphy, Mary Kelly, Jim Walsh, Fint Phelan. Mem Dunphy was wished a very happy 90th birthday with a beautiful cake. Big game next week. Hope to see you there.


The Arts Office, Laois County Council invite people of an older age to join in events that are happening in Laois for the Bealtaine Festival 2014. to check on local events.