Congrats to Laura Marie Maher, Rosenallis winner of CLG Laois Ladies Footballer of the Year. This award is thoroughly deserved, after a year that included winning an All-Ireland Minor B medal with Laois, representing Laois at senior level, captaining the UL/MIC Freshers Team, winning Laois Senior Championship and Leinster Senior Championship with Sarsfields mountmellick, and top scorer in the club championship. The Sarsfields Club are very proud of your achievements.

Rosenallis ICA

At the September meeting our deepest sympathy was offered to the families of Maggie Hickey, Grennan family, Mahon family on the death of Sheila’s Uncle Eric Mitchell. It was great to see everyone after the summer break. Congratulations to Ms Gemma Goulding who won the 42nd International Miss Macra title in August, a wonderful success Congratulations Gemma. Congratulations to our competiton winners 1st Maureen Bloomer 2nd Martha Doolan and our raffle winner Pauline Lowdnes. At our October meeting our deepest sympathy was offered to the Mooney, Warren, Conroy & Mahon families who lossed loved ones recently. Our usual competiton was held with Helena Keegan taking 1st prize and Joan Peake 2nd prize. Our raffle winner this month was Martha Doolan. Our November meeting offered our deepest sympathy to the Delaney & Moore families our prayers and thoughts are with you all at this sad time. congratulations to our competition winners 1st Helena Keegan 2nd Brigid Mooney and our raffle winner Maureen Poole. The next meeting will be held on December 16, at 8pm in the Green School. We would like to invite the ladies of Rosenallis to our meeting. We have a get together and chat, it’s a great way to meet people and you would be very welcome.

Clonaslee College Parents Council

AGM was held on Thursday November 21 in the school. Committee is as follows; Chairperson Pat Carroll Vice Chairperson Tony Hartnett Secretary Pauline Fitzgerald Assistant Secretary Sheila Fitzpatrick Treasurer Sarah Bennett A special thanks to all parents who helped out with fundraising during last year and to the parents who helped the Debs committee.

Church Gate Collection

Annual collection in Clonaslee on December 7 and 8 and help is needed. A permit to hold a collection in Rosenallis is being sought. Please ring or text if you are available to collect in Clonaslee and at what time. Clonaslee Church Gate Saturday 7 at 8pm, Sunday 8 at 10am. Pat 087 2545187 Tony 087 9330645 Pauline 087 6859515.

Mountmellick Comhaltas

The branch is holding a 25 year Celebration night in the Gandon Inn next Saturday at 7.30pm. All past and present members invited. No charge, for tickets call 085 713 8940.