Vintage show

Vintage show

After the success of the previous two years the Ballinakill Vintage and Classic Owners Club are hosting an Indoor Motor Show again in Portlaoise on the October bank holiday and the event is free to enter for all on the day. This very popular classic and vintage car show will be held on the Sunday of that weekend between 11am and 5pm in the spacious venue provided by Laois Shopping Centre. Car clubs attending are also advised to pre-book and all vehicles should be in position before 11am and may not leave before the show ends. Contact 0879616754 for more information

Parish Lotto

Numbers 3, 18, 23, 28. No winner. €20 each to Bridie Dunphy, Hugh Clifford, Joey O Reilly, Billy Lacey, Jim Buckley, Anne Marie Mc Grath, Diana Mansfield, Eamonn Healy, Lily Deering, Declan Delaney. Next weeks jackpot €5,000.


There was 8 tables. Winners on 11 games were Theresa Delahunty and Vera Brennan, Patsy Sheehy and Jim Walsh. Runners up on 10 games were Pat and Terry Dunne. Raffle winners were Patsy Sheehy, Grace O Neill, Mem Dunphy, Eilis Phelan.

Parent & Toddler

Ballinakill Parent and Toddler is now back up and running on Thursday mornings from 9.30am in the Old School Community Hall. All are welcome.

Active Retirement Group

Ballinakill Active Retirement Group are back this week. All are welcome on Wednesday afternoon from 1pm in the Old School Community Hall and new members are also welcome to join the group.

Back the Bingo

Bingo is held every Monday night in the hall on the square starting at 8.30 pm. Over €1,200 in prizes every week. There is also a raffle. More local support would be appreciated as crowds have dropped recently. Come and enjoy and you might be lucky.

Crossroads Youth Group

Crossroads Youth Group is back up and running in the Hall in the square after their summer break. All are welcome.