All the news from in and around Moneygall-Dunkerrin this week.
Whist: Results from Legion Hall on Wednesday, 18th Sept. Top Score, Kathleen Kelly, Top Lady, Peggy Shoer, Top Gent, Thady Maher, First Half, Nora Sullivan, Peggy Shoer, Paddy Grogan, Second Half, Michael Scully, Quarters, 1st Patricia Guest, 2nd Michael Muldowney, Eddie Guest, 3rd Paddy Shoer, 4th Frances Benn. Raffle, Sheila Tuohy, Michael Scully, Paddy Shoer, Michael Scully. Whist continues each Wed. night at 8pm.
Cards: Winners from the Legion Hall on Sunday, 15th Sept. Tops, Pat Guidera and Margaret Costello, Second, Paddy Cummins and Ned Ryan, Last Game, Joe Bolger and Jim Treacy. Cards each Sunday night at 8pm.
Progressive 45: Prizewinners from Dunkerrin Community Centre on Friday night, 20th Sept. Tops, (shared) Sean Kenny and John Johnston, Kitty O’Dwyer and Josie O’Connor, Second, (shared) Michael Walsh and Pat Berkery, Denis Carroll and Pat Butler. First Six, (shared), Jim and Maura Campion, Josie Ryan and Paddy Cummins, Last Six, P.J. Hoolan and Noel Cahill, Last game, Pat Guidera and Mick Keeshan, Bonus Prize, Annie Shelly and Joe Bolger. Cards each Friday night at 8.15pm.
Cake Sale: In the Legion Hall, Moneygall after 11am Mass on this Sunday in aid of the Tidy Village. These people do great work, so show your appreciation by your generous support.
Bereaved: Sympathy is extended to the families of the following, Eddie Bagott, Roscrea; Mrs. Buckley, Drom; Dominic Cordial, Roscrea; Michael Hogan, Cloughjordan; Michael Hogan, Cloughjordan; Kathleen Kelly (nee Tooher), Roscrea; Ted Maher, Shinrone; Nora Walsh (nee Carroll, Kilkenny) and Roscrea. May they all rest in peace.
Wedding Bells: Congratulations and every good wish for the future are extended to Sean Delaney and Geraldine Jones who were married recently.
Knock: Annual Legion of Mary pilgrimage take place this Sunday, 29th Sept. Bus leaving at 9am from old Tesco car park. Booking (087) 1509522.
Mental Health: RTE Hurling Analyst and former Offaly hurler Michael Duignan is the guest speaker at the official launching of National Wellness week organised by Lr. Ormond Mental Health Forum in the Church of Ireland Hall, Borrisokane on this Thursday, 26th Sept. at 7.30pm. Michael will share his personal challenge following the death of his wife. He is the author of “Life, Death and Hurling”. Admission is free.