.AA Lotto Results
There was no jackpot winner; the numbers 10, 32, 37; €50 Dan Creedon, Bawnmore; €20 Cora and Jeremy Kelleher, Horsemount; €20 Gerard Kelleher, Moulnahorna; €20 Marie Ambrose, Cairobaroule; €20 Jeremiah Corkery, Drombeg. The jackpot was €1,150.
Daffodil Day in Ballinamoriwe
Congratulations to Nora Casey for organizing such a successful Daffodil Day in Ballina and thank you for the huge crowd that has come throughout the day to contribute to this very worthy cause. There was tea and coffee and lovely homemade cakes and sandwiches served throughout the day totaling €2,500.
Kids Muscari Final Score
Ballinagri ns had a very successful evening in the recent Scor na bepasti muscari final at Owens GAA Hall on Friday 8th April. All our contestants came home with the trophy after performing very confidently despite an unusually low turnout.
Our trith na gcst team of Christopherpatrick Eine and Lynette were given a taste of the competitive action despite the fact that they were the only team to compete.
Our ballad group consists of Niamh Ella Linette Katelyn and Orlaith who sang beautifully to take first place. He sang The Connemara Cradle Song Agus Pegin Litir Moir. Patrick brought home a trophy for second place with his masterful rendition of The Tamlin’ on the banjo.
Our instrumental group made up of Ella Cine Niamh Patrick and Olivia won the first place award for performances by Mo Ghail Mir and The Star of the County Down. To end the evening Ballinagri NS was awarded the Perpetual Trophy for the most successful school in the final.
So great to all the kids who worked so hard to prepare for the finals. We wish him all the best in the county final on June 10. Thanks to teachers Mrs. Brown and Miss Tomei and everyone who helped support the children.
Rylen Community Park 4 Mile Run/Walk
On Sunday April 10, the village of Rylen was buzzing with runners and walkers to run and walk 4 miles. The event was organized by Rylen Community Park Us. As a fundraiser for the development of Rylane Community Park. This was their first run/walk since 2019 and they were very excited to host the event again. More than 160 people of all ages and abilities crossed the start line at 2 p.m. to face the challenge of 4 miles from Knocknagon to Glunagloff and back to the finish line at Rylen Community Park.
First at the finish line in a time of 24/44 was Henry Brown, followed by Jason Nichol 24/54 and third-placed Willie O’Connor 24/57. The first female runner back was Jean Lucy 26/36, followed by Margaret Murphy 27/18 and third place Breeda McGinn 27/50. The first junior back in the time of 26/44 was Thomas Gillespie. Wheelchair athlete Jerry Ford came home in a time of 57/48.
Each entrant received a nice bag donated by various sponsors. Refreshments were served at the Rylen Community Hall where several post race reviews took place. Overall a very successful and well organized event and a year later to see in spring 2023 there will be future events for Rylen Community Park you will find it in this page.
chill na martra
Pobal Réid na nDoirí and Pobal Chill na Martra wish everyone a Happy Easter this weekend. Easter visitors are most welcome. Happy Easter and goodbye everyone.
gold for kristin
Local boxer, Kristin nee Dhesina recently won a gold medal in the 70kg category at the Elite Golden Belt-Nicole Linka tournament in Romania. Many congratulations, Christine.
Numbers 4, 16, 21 and 31 did not find a winner for the previous Luacan jackpot of €19,200 in Aire Na Ngu. €100: Maier Ui Kryoden, Drome Reed. Seller: Michael Kryodan. €50: Cille Ui Faolén, Cuil and Bhuacagh. €20: Jabba, Eddie, Damien, Donal and John, c/o The Cross. €20: Doncha O’Croannin, online. € 20: Tadhg hÉalaithe, Lisbuie and Carlow.
Connie O’Connell, Bailey Ui Bhuigh will be presented with their TG4 Gradum Seoul Composer of the Year award in a live televised concert at the National Concert Hall in Dublin on Easter Sunday night. His double album and the book of his compositions played a big part in getting the award. Mile Comaghairedis Connie.
Second grade had recently made its first confession from Reed na Endoiri School. They are preparing for the big day next month. Congratulations to their children.
Holy Week Celebrations 2022.
Sepiel Lachtain Naofa – Holy Thursday: 8 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper Good Friday: 3 p.m. Celebration of the Passion of the Lord Holy Saturday: 9 p.m. Easter Vigil
Reid na Doiri Church – Holy Thursday: 5 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper Good Friday: 8 p.m. Station of the Cross
Sil Na Martra will play Douglas at Ui Chuana Park this Sunday, April 17 in the County League Division 1B Good Luck Lads at noon.
Noreen Murphy, Marguerite and Mike Dineen express sincere sympathy to Leos Bui Beg after the death of Toms. She was in a heaven of grace.
Little Oisin David McKibben, Leos Bui Beg, was recently baptized in the presence of his parents and extended family. Long life and happiness to you, Oisin.
A Chrois. music in
So glad the musical is returning to En Crois this Saturday, April 16th, Dura Seol will be on stage from 9 p.m.
pilgrimage to knock
A bus will travel to Knock on Saturday, 21 May, departing Bailey Muhirne at 7 a.m. There is a stop at Cluean Droichid at 7.15am and another at the funeral home, MacRoom at 7.30am Eileen 085 7204142 More details.
spin and win
8 April 2022 The winner was Jeremiah Lane, Newmarket, €30; Liam O’Sullivan, Meilin, €30; John Noel Brown, Meilin, €40. The spinners for Friday 15 April are: Jenna Duane, Ballincollig; K McAuliffe, Kischem; Nora Brosnan, Meilin. Next week’s jackpot is €7,100. Best wishes to you all!
A reminder that we are now online at Smart Lotto and you can also buy your tickets online for only €2 now. You can add a certain amount to your account and use it for several weeks. This can be a great way for people near or far away. Get more information and links on social media.
RED FM Division 3 HL Group B Result: Mellin vs Russell Rovers was last Saturday. A very good game and bad luck for not winning it in the end. It ended in a one point loss for our boys on the score line from 1.21 to 2.19. There are more games to play in the coming weeks with Dripsy and Argidyne Rangers coming forward for us. More information to follow in the coming weeks. Follow social media for instant updates.
All the best to Rockchapel, who play Newmarket in the league this weekend on Sunday the 17th. Best wishes boys.
Duhalo GAA Jersey for Ukraine: Duhalo GAA will sell jerseys designed by Paul Galvin for the Ukrainian people. The jersey will cost 50 euros and will have Ukrainian colors and a Duhalo crest. More info to follow.
defibrillator group collection
The Meilin Defibrillator Group will hold its Church Gate Collection on April 23 and 24. Your support will be greatly appreciated.
The email address to include anything in Notes is [email protected]
‘The righteous are courageous’
The Rockchapel Community Center Committee is organizing a fundraiser in collaboration with Abside Players, which will present “The Righteous Are Bold,” a play by Frank Carney.
Directed by Mars Hobson, this three-act drama is a psychological thriller that is sure to keep you entertained till the end. The play, which opened to review last week in Abbeyfel, is set in the kitchen of a poor farmhouse on the West Ridge of Krogh Patrick in early 1945. It tells the story of a young woman who is haunted by evil spirits until she is banished by one. Elderly priest. It will be this Sunday, April 24th at 8pm, the doors will open at 7.15pm, there will also be a raffle at night.
For more information, visit the Rockchapel Community Center Facebook page or contact any of the Hall Committee members. Your support will be greatly appreciated. Please note that this play is for over-12 only.
go to ukraine
The organizers of last Sunday’s fundraising Walk for Ukraine would like to thank everyone who made it a huge success and participated in such large numbers. The weather was good for us and the generosity of the people was outstanding. We raised a whopping €3,358.80 which was more than we expected. A big thank you to everyone who participated and helped anyway and to everyone who donated money and sponsored drinks and snacks. All money raised will go towards the Irish Red Cross Ukrainian Appeal which will go some way to helping those affected by the war.
Last week’s Rockchapel GAA Lotto had no winners, where the numbers drawn were 1, 16, 23 and 27. The winners of the lucky dips were Ann Keogh, Sheila Mulcahy and Lizzie Brosnan, whose promoter prizes went to Murphy’s shop. Next week’s jackpot will be €5,100 and you can play online at smartlotto.ie. All support is greatly appreciated.