Round two of the fun run/walks takes place this Wednesday evening in Ballinakill at 7.30pm. Distance 6k with registrations/refreshments in Cliffords Pub from 6.30pm. Spot prizes galore to be won.

Crossroads Youth Group

Due to the success of Crossroads Youth Club we are currently looking for new leaders to help out on Friday nights. If you are interested contact Patrick Moore on 086 0645 202 or Elizabeth Bergin on 087 9909 631.

Ballinakill Credit Union

Ballinakill credit union is now open every Friday evening from 3-4pm.

Parish Lotto

Numbers 1, 4, 7, 21. No winner. €20 each to Ann Cass, Anne Lalor, Patricia Delaney, Rita Doone, Siobhan Ryan, Margaret Hanlon, Paddy Delaney, Angela Tyrell, Martin Peppard, Michael Hyland. Next week’s jackpot €7,200 or if no winner 10 x €100.


There was seven tables. Winners on 12 games were Mick Carter and Tom Lalor. Runners up on ten games were Mary Kelly and Noreen Ryan. On nine games were Pat Foley and Paddy Dunphy. Raffle winners were Mary Kelly, Noreen Ryan, Mary Kelly, Mary Kelly. Winners of the Easter Eggs were Neddy Delaney, Kate Walsh, Mary Kelly, Eileen Carroll and Noreen Ryan.


Calling all walkers, runners and joggers to join us at the annual Portlaoise Mini-Mini-Marathon on Friday May 2 in aid of the RISE Foundation. Starting at Centerpoint Car Park at 6.30pm. All are welcome, make it a family occasion. For further information phone Brenda on 085 8551107.