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Best wishes for a happy and successful school year to all the students, teachers and parents of Castlecuffe National School, Scoil Bhríde and Clonaslee College.


An Ecumenical Service of Remembrance and Hope takes place in the Church of the Assumption, Tullamore on Tuesday September 10 at 7:30 pm. An opportunity for people to come together to show support for suicide prevention in our community and to support those who have been bereaved. Everyone is welcome to attend, refreshments and time to chat afterwards.


Slieve Bloom Wind Turbine Awareness Group (SWAG) Officers as follows: Chairman: Gerry Gorman, Secretary: Paula Poole, Treasurer: Ray Redmond, Press Officer: Charlie Gordan. All volunteers welcome. If you would like to volunteer please phone 089-407-7557 or email Facebook/ Slievebloom Windturbine Awareness Group.


Whist every Sunday night starting at 9 pm sharp in the Parochial hall. All welcome.


Sunday August 18. Top score: Tom Kearns, including the jackpot of €95. Gents: 1 Sean Kennedy 2 Martin Rigney. Ladies: 1 Heather Kelly 2 Paddy O’Donovan. Quarters: 1 V Kearns, 2 Tom Delaney 3 Kathleen Kennedy & Noel Kelly 4 Annie Parnell. Raffle: Becky Thompson, Sr Mary, Matt Barrett, Paddy O’Donovan, Patsy Smith. Sunday August 25. Top score: Padraig Dowling. Gents: 1 Mick Kelly 2 John Fitzpatrick. Ladies: 1 Heather Kelly 2 B O’Brien. Quarters: 1 Patricia Quinn 2 PJ Connolly 3 Paddy Grogan & Becky Thompson 4 Sean Kennedy. Lowest score: Martin Rigney. Raffle: Becky Thompson, Sadie Delaney, Martin Delaney, Kathleen Kennedy, Sean Kennedy, Eithne Moran.


Jackpot not won. Winning no: 22-15-19. €30 winners: Larry Costello, Clonaslee; Breda McEvoy, Hillside Est; Sean Kelly, c/o N Dunne; Kathleen Cusack, Brittas; Matt Barrett, Clonaslee; Paddy Farrell, Chapel St. Promoter’s prize: Conroys, Edel Dunne, Fallons. Next week’s Jackpot: €1,700.


Clonaslee St Manman’s Lotto Jackpot not won. Winning no: 11-18-17-27. €40 winners: Kevin & Niall O’Connell, Breeda Hally, Kevin Flynn, Nan Troy, Marie Flynn. Promoter’s prize: Hogans Shop. Next week’s jackpot: €5,650.