Opportunity Knocks 2015

Opportunity Knocks continues on Friday night at 7.45 p.m. There are a limited number of places available for Friday 13th and 20th so please contact Helen Whelan at 087 6429291Read more …

Operation Transformation

Another successful week in Operation Transformation a total loss of 3st 11lb was lost well done to all. This week blood pressure checks will be done again by our nurses. Thanks to Jane Hughes and Aileen Mooney who gave an interesting talk on the benefits of Aloe vera products.Read more …

GAA News

Sympathies Sympathies are extended to Patrick, Dermot , John and underage coach, Ray Kelly, and family of Marie Kelly, Tinnock, who passed away last week. Underage First games at underage are getting close with under 10/12 and 14s all participating in the hurling indoor tournaments in Castletown this month. Minor Minor footballers start their fixtures on Sunday, March 1st. Club Lotto There was one match three winner in last weeks Lotto, who receives €200. There was no Jackpot winner so the Jackpot of €9,800 euro (or €14,800 with bonus ball) is carried on…Read more …

ICA Crochet class

Not to late to join in the crochet class on Monday, February 16th, in Kilanerin Hall at 7.30pm. Libby Fortune is set to take this group from beginners to masterclass. Cost €5 per class including a free raffle. Bokwa Stretch and tone classes continue on Tuesday's starting 7pm. Cost €5 for one class or €8 for both.Read more …

Valentines Walk In The Woods

Enjoy the beautiful views from Annagh Hill  on Sunday, 15th February, Woodland and Hill walk leaving The Gap Pub at 2pm. Followed by refreshments (approx. 4pm). Proceeds to GSP Tidy Towns & Heritage Group.Read more …

Whist

First gent at last weeks whist was won by Donal Kavanagh. second gent was Keith Bailey, third gent was Jack Stanley, and half time gent was John Jones. First lady was Alice Gibney. Second lady was Marie Cushe, third lady was Rosari Gillick, and half time lady was Dolores Rapple. Raffle winners on the night were Noel Carter and Alice Gibney X2. Whist continues on Wednesday night at 8.30pm. Food and serving by Norah Jones and Betty DixonRead more …

New Hall building fund

Ballyfad Hall committee will commence their fund raising for the new Hall building fund with a firewood auction on Sunday, 30th November, in Ballyfad at 1.30pm. Also on the auction will be some quality household items. Donations of firewood os saleable household items would be greatly appreciated. The committee will also be needing help with man power trailer etc. Please contact any member of the Hall committee regarding donations or availability to work. Gordon 085 719 018, Pat 086 330 0929 Myles 086 053 9069 and Mary 087 418 3180Read more …

Church News

BALLYFAD CHURCH Morning mass Wednesday and Thursday 9.30am.  Saturday 7.30pm and Sunday 9am. Eucharistic adoration on Thursday 10am to 12 noon.   KILANERIN CHURCH Morning mass Tuesday and Friday 9.30 a.m. Saturday 6.30 p.m. months mind mass Jacj Woodbyrne Pallas Sunday 11 a.m. anniversary mass Pat & Margaret Lawlor Kilanerin Jenn Dixon Pallas.   Eucharistic adoration on Tuesday from after monring mass to 9 p.m.   REMEMBERANCE By way of remembering our dead during the month of November and as part or our prayers and masses for the Pious List a wreath will be laid on…Read more …

GAA News Update

U21 footballers No joy for the U21 footballers after the long trip to Fethard last Saturday week. Such is sport. Club Lotto There were no jackpot winners in the club Lotto draw of the 14th. The numbers were 1, 4, 22, 25. There were however, five match 3 winners. The next draw for €13,600 Bonus Jackpot is in The Gap on Monday, 24th November. AGM The AGM of the boys underage section takes place on Tuesday, 2nd December, in the meeting room in the Hall at 8.30pm. All coaches, parents and anyone interested…Read more …