Remember Live Aid, July 1985.
Lotto Results : - 24th July, 2015. No Winner of this week's Lotto. Winning Nos: 5. 11. 15. 21.
Lucky Dips: - Padraig McKenna, Ballingarry. Tony Lynch, Croom. John & Betty Geary.
Tickets can be purchased at O'Gorman's Foodstore, Hickey's Bar and The Rock Bar.
Next Week's Jackpot. € 19,900 to be drawn on Friday 31st July.
Granagh Utd F.C. will be holding their A.G.M. on Tuesday 4th August, 8.00pm in Community Centre, Granagh. Please support your Club.
Wednesday 29th July, South Court Hotel, 11am - 8.00pm Pulsewave Ireland are offering Bpro medically approved, non-invasive heart & artery screening for the lowest prices around. Affordable and accurate, approved by cardiologists in thirty six countries. Call Jim on 087-7151623. ( €30 per adult or €50 per couple).
Bríd O'Donoghue's month's mind Mass will be celebrated in Granagh on this coming Friday 31st at 7.00pm. Adoration beforehand from 6pm to 7pm if you are early.
Sr. Chris is a Mercy Sister in Australia and is looking for information on her family. Her great great grandparents were from Ballingarry.
Denis Kennedy and Ellen Fitzgerald married around 1843. Denis's parents were Mark and Ellen Kennedy. Ellen's were John and Catherine Fitzgerald. Ellen was born around 1817. Any information can be passed to Fr. Dan and he will forward to Sr. Chris.
Congratulations to Leo Collins, Adare ( formerly of Banogue ) on his recent wedding to Margaret McCarthy, Montenotte, Cork. The ceremony took place in St. Joseph's Church, Montenotte on Saturday 18th April with the reception afterwards in the Montenotte Hotel. Best man Joe Power was assisted by Margaret's nieces, Roisín Kearney and Niamh McCarthy from the U.K.. Church music was provided by the Kearney family also. The couple were blessed with dry weather for the evening and it was only later in the night that someone noticed it was bucketing down outside.! The honeymoon is being spent in Lanzarote where it is nice and warm seemingly. Wishing Leo & Margaret good luck and good health to enjoy many years of happiness together .
If you have a few hours a week to offer St. Joseph's Foundation, to help enhance the lives of people with disabilities, then there are many ways to help out. Buddy System: - involves befriending a specific person. General volunteering: - carrying out various tasks in one of their many day and residential units. Supporting employment - accompanying a specific person in a working environment. Specialised Volunteering: - Occasionally placements are available to use your qualifications as a volunteer. Fundraising Volunteer: - Taking part in fundraising activities for St. Josephs. Best Buddies: - A programme for schools and colleges.
EVENTS OF INTEREST:
B-Fest, Ballingarry: - Friday 31st, 9pm, Condron's Bar - In aid of Sophie's Foundation. Mr & Mrs Quiz., followed by 80's Disco. Saturday 1st: - 11am, Kiddies Fun Run & Fancy Dress. Coffee Morning in Condrons. Family Fund Run/Walk 3pm. Karaoke in Condrons. Sunday 2nd: - 1pm, Kiddies & Tractor Go-Kart Races. 2pm, Lark in the Park. 5pm, The Voice - Junior. 7pm, The Gig-Rig.
Harvest Day, Greybridge: - Sunday 2nd Aug. Bailing Demo, Vintage/Car Displays, Die Cast Models, Food, Bouncy Castle, Face
painting. Monster Raffle. Adm €10. In aid of Cliona's Foundat, & Defibrillator groups in Granagh, Banogue, Dromin, Athlacca, Meanus, Manister & Fedamore.
Garden Féte: Sunday, 9th August. Dromin-Athlacca.
Memorial Poker/Bike Run: - Sunday 16th August. In remembrance of Aaron Sheehan. Meet at The Rock Bar, 12.30pm.
€10 entry. Raffle: 1st Prize - Full Track day in Mondello. 2nd Prize - Half track day in Mondello. Food, Refreshments & Music afterwards.
8th Annual Cycle: - Saturday 29th Aug, Honey Fitz, Lough Gur in aid of Cliona's Foundation.
Doneraile Park: - Sunday 30th Aug. 4 - 6pm. Free concert - Light Orchestra in the Park. In front of Doneraile Court