Parish Lotto

Parish Lotto

Numbers 5, 6, 19, 27. No Winner. €20 each to Caroline Kinsella, Rachel Fitzpatrick, Bridie Dunphy, Pat Delaney, Sheila Carter, Pat Collins, Rachel Marum, Joe and Seamus, Sean Walsh, Try It. Next weeks jackpot €3,200


There was 8 tables. Winners on 11 games were Dick Costigan and Mary Kelly, Mary Maher and Jacob Fairbrother. Runners up on 10 games were John Mooney and Jim Walsh, Mary Kelly and Noreen Ryan. Raffle winners Sean O Shea, Eugene Murphy, Noreen Ryan and Mary Kelly.

Snooker & Table Tennis Club

Ballinakill Snooker and Table Tennis Club is now open to new members. Club is open on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 7 til 10pm. Membership is €30 and is open to people aged 18 years and over. Contact Seamus Drury, Dermot Duggan or Micheal Fenelon for more information or to join up.


Juvenile training is on Monday nights in Heywood Community School Gym. U6, U8 at 6pm until 6.45pm. U10, U12, U14 at 7pm until 8pm. All are welcome.

Active Retirement

Ballinakill Active Retirement Group are back for the new year. New members always welcome. We meet in the Old School Community Hall at 1pm every Wednesday.

Rowanberry Day Services

Rownaberry Day Services and Dinah Mansfield would like to thank everyone who supported their recent table quiz in Drury’s. €1,000 was raised on the night. Many thanks to everyone for their donations and prizes for the raffle, and also a big thank you to the quizmaster and to everyone who helped out on the night. A great night had by all.


Condolences to the family of the late Nora Farrell of Castlemarket, Ballinakill, / Ballyouskill who died on January 31 at St Catherine’s Nursing Home, Freshford. Reposed at Abbeyleix Hospital Mortuary. Removal to St Brigid’s Church Ballinakill for funeral Mass followed by burial in Ballyouskill Cemetery.