Lacca Church

Lacca Church

Lacca harvest thanksgiving service will take place at 4pm on Sunday, October 5. Followed by tea, all are welcome.


Whist Results 22/09/2014: Top Score Katie Bennett 1st Gent Una Cahill 2nd Gent Joe Dooley 1st Lady Shane Dowling; 2nd Lady Bridie Kavanagh 1st Qtr Maud McGlynn 2nd Qtr Mick Scully; 3rd Qtr Kathlee Kennedy 4th Qtr Mary Gowing. Raffle 1st Billy Jackson 2nd Irene Delaney 3rd Mai Conory 4th Irene Delaney. Free Ticket Mick Kelly

Lotto Results

Jackpot €3,500 Winning Numbers 16-22-8-13 No Winner. €75 Mary Phelan Cardtown, €30 Maura O Gorman Clonaslee, €30 Noel Tyrrell Caher, €30 Seymour Grandkids Cloncully, €30 McCartney Family Annatrim, €30 Sean O Sullivan Coolrain. Promoters: €40 Carmel McCartney, €20 Patsy Ryan, €20 Ann Dooley, €20 Martin Delaney, €20 Tim Drennan, House Prize €20 Hannah Dooley. Next week’s Jackpot €3,650

Harvest Festival

The annual Harvest festival will take place in Lacca Church on Sunday the 5th October at 4pm. Tea will be served afterwards and everyone is welcome.

CCE Camross

CCE Camross wish to congratulate Margaret Delaney and John Burke on their recent wedding in the Talbot Hotel, Carlow. We wish them every good wish for the future.

Culture night

Thanks to all who supported us on the recent culture night in the Poet’s cottage.


Classes begin again on Monday the 29thin the Camross hall at 5.00pm. If you haven’t already registered, registration forms are still available at all classes next week. Call Lisa on 0879856107 for further details.

Stephen Conroy memorial workshop

Our annual workshop takes place on Saturday 8th November. Tuition in all instruments will be to a very high standard. Registration forms will be available in the next few weeks.

active retirement

Bingo session is on Sunday 28th November at 2 pm in the community hall. All retirees welcome. Camross Active Retiree’s monthly meeting is on Wednesday 1st October at 3 pm. All members welcome to attend. The Chiropodist will be in attendance on Thursday 2nd October at 2 pm in the community hall.


The Slieve Bloom Storytelling festival, October 8 to 11, features storytellers Pat Speight (Cork) and Jim Maher (Kilkenny), accompanied by local storytellers, singers and musicians. Wednesday October 8 : The Slieve Bloom Bar, Kinnitty. Launch night with open session. Admission free. Thursday: Roundwood House, Mountrath. 7pm Meal and Show €35, call 057-8732120. Friday: Leap Castle, Roscrea. 8pm Show €10 and Saturday: Community Centre, Aghancon, 8pm Show €10. For info call Frank at 087-2857271.

Parish social

The October Parish social and dance will take place in the Parish centre on Saturday night next October 4th with music provided by Philip English. Admission including supper is €7.

Camogie County final

Camogie champions Camross will defend their County championship title when they meet O’Moores on Sunday next throwing in at Raheen at 2.30pm. Camross captained by Brighie Cuddy will be hoping to claim their third championship in as many years and have prepared well and will be hoping for support on the day. O’Moores will be hoping to claim their first championship at this level but have been very successful at under age level.

Juvenile GAA

Congratulations to Camross U-14 hurlers on their victory over Rathdowney-Errill in the Shield final on Saturday week and hard luck to the under sixteen footballers who went out of the championship to O’Dempseys on Tuesday last. The senior and junior hurlers were involved in important games at the weekend full details in sports pages.