Parish Lotto

Parish Lotto

Numbers 6, 19, 26, 27. No winner. €20 each to Margaret Kelly, Siobhan & Kevin O Mahony, Majella Clifford, Leone Hanrahan, Paula Doyle, Martin Carroll, Tommy Wilson, Bernie & Amy, Kate Fleming, Laura Kinsella. Next week’s jackpot €9,000.


Congratulations to Martine Madden on the publication and launch of her novel ‘Anyush’. Available in all good bookshops.

St Vincent de Paul

The new shop will open next week in Abbeyleix in Moynans. People are invited to donate clothes, furniture, books, music, CDs DVDs, toys and games in good condition. All items sold in the shop will go towards helping individuals and families in the local communities, your help will be most welcome.

Youth Club

New leaders required to help committee. Contact Patrick Moore on 086 0645202 or Elizabeth Bergin on 087 9909631. The club also require board games, jigsaws etc. The committee would also like to remind parents/guardians that for insurance purposes children cannot enter the youth club without your signature. Please co-operate with the hard working committee on this matter.

Community Alert.

Ballinakill Community Alert would like to remind people to delete texts on their on phone once the message has been read. This would really help to stop texts being sent out in error. We would like to thank you for your help in this matter.


Friends of Fr Kevin Doheny are celebrating 25 years of Vita (originally Refugee Trust) with a mass at the Doheny Homestead, Ballinalacken, Ballinakill on Sunday, July 13 at 3pm. Please join us in celebrating Fr Kevin’s life and his legacy.


There was 8 tables. Winners on 13 games were Vera Brennan and Mem Dunphy. Runners up on 11 games were Kate Walsh and Paddy Sheeran, on 10 games were Anita and Grace Foley. Raffle winners were Paddy Walsh, Sean O Shea, Noreen Ryan and Joe Cass.