Gavin Fitzpatrick, Mark Kehoe, Enda Kehoe and Eoin Simms.
Wind turbines

Wind turbines

“Concerned Residents of Spink are holding a meeting in Knock Hall, Spink on Friday 6th September 2013 at 8pm to inform people about the proposed industrial wind farm for the Spink/Ballinakill area which has gone for planning permission. Please attend this important meeting.

Active Retirement

The Ballinakill Active Retirement will resume after the summer on Wednesday 11th @1pm. New members welcome. We are looking for new volunteers to help with the lunch, if you think you can spare a few hours once a month and become part of a team, we would be delighted to have you. Recently we had our annual tour, and a good day was had by all. We travelled to the Delta Centre in Carlow, and had a guided tour of the magnificent gardens before availing of lunch. Then on for a guided tour of Carlow County Museum. We then travelled to Tullow to the Chocolate Garden, where we all created a chocolate train, then back to Seven Oaks Hotel for our evening meal. Enquiries to 057 8631056 or 086 3618365.

Parent & Toddlers

Ballinakill Parent and Toddler group resumes on Thursday 12th September from 9.30 - 11.30 in the Old School Community Hall. New members always welcome.


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


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.

Renovation for School

Knock NS Parents Associations are holding a “Threshing Day” in Knock Community GAA field on Sunday the 15th of September. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

Lotto Results

Numbers 9, 12,19,25. No Winner. €20m each to Mary Butler, Theresa Muldowney, Dinny, Derek Walsh, Maggie Carter, Mairead & Shane Fennelly, Patrick Mc Grath, Mary Farrell, Niamh Cummins, Geraldine Whelan. Next weeks jackpot €2,200.


There was 8 tables. Winners on 12 games were Mary Kelly and Dick Costigan, Paddy Dunphy and Pat Foley. Three winners on third prize were Mick Higgins and Tom Fenelon, Joe and Anne Cass, Paddy Delaney and Willie Gorman. Raffle winners were Eugene Murphy, Mary Kelly Colt, Larry Dunne, Mary Kelly Raggetstown, and Patsy Sheehy.