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Donate on Thur, Nov 20 at Scoil Bhríde Primary School, Rathdowney 5 pm to 8.30 pm.


Sympathy is extended to Dick Dalton on the death of Iris Pearson, Rossmore, Errill and formerly of Clonmore and Garryduff Errill which occurred on 21st October. She reposed at Dick Daltons residence. Following funeral service in St. Andrew’s Church Rathdowney her remains were interred in Rathsaran Churchyard. Sympathy is also extended to her nephews, nieces, grand-nephews, grand-nieces relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.


The death has occurred of Fr. Roger Rafter S.C.A. Pallottine Fathers, Thurles, and late of Clonmeen, Rathdowney. Deeply regretted by his brother Jim, sisters Irene and Sheila, extended family and friends and the Pallottine Community to whom sympathy is extended.


Sympathy is extended to the Dowling Families Knockardgannon on the recent death of Mary Chaplin (nee Dowling) Cratloe, Co. Clare. Mary was the daughter of the late Joe Dowling formerly of Knockardgannon. May she rest in peace.

Sympathy is also extended to the Walsh families Garryduff and Errill Village on the death of Austin Walsh which occurred on 2nd November. May he rest in peace.


There was no jackpot winner on the last draw. There were two match 3 winners, Marie Bowden, Village View and S. Quigley, Rathdowney. The numbers drawn were 16 - 19 - 26 and 27. Next weeks jackpot on 17th November will be €2,000. Tickets for draw are available in Post Office, Dowling’s Bar, Ray’s Bar and from local promoters.


The Rathdowney/Errill annual GAA Auction will take place on Sunday 23rd November in St. Bernadette’s Hall Errill. The auction will include items from firewood to sports equipment. There will also be a cake sale on the day. Santa will be arriving in style at 1pm and the Auction will follow very shortly after that.


Errill NSParent’s Council ‘Tug of War” competition on Sunday, November 30 at 2pm in Errill Village. Errill National School Parent’s Council have arranged a Bag2School collection. The Laura Lynn House will also receive an additional 10% from Bag2School on our behalf. Please return your bag (or bags) to us at St Bernadette’s Hall between 9am and 12 noon on Tuesday, December 2. See more pg 38


Adult Set Dancing in Ray’s Lounge, Errill continues every Thursday night at 9:00 pm. Come along and keep the set dancing tradition alive. All are welcome. For more details contact Paddy on 087 6748199.