Moneygall - Dunkerrin

Wedding Bells - Congratulations, every good wish and God’s blessing for the future are extended to Patricia O’Meara and John Moore who were married recently in Moneygall Church.

Wedding Bells - Congratulations, every good wish and God’s blessing for the future are extended to Patricia O’Meara and John Moore who were married recently in Moneygall Church.

Whist - Results from the Legion Hall on Wednesday, 5th June. Top Score, Anne Pearson and Paddy Grogan, Top Lady, Mary Fox and Kathleen Kelly, Top Gent, Paddy Shoer, First Half, Harry Shortt, Second Half, Teresa King, Quarters, 1st Peggy Shoer, 2nd Kit Madden, 3rd Thady Maher and Nora Sullivan, 4th Sheila Tuohy, Iris Hayes, Patricia Guest. Raffle, Thady Maher, Kit Madden, Kathleen Kelly and Harry Short. Whist continues each Wednesday night at 8 p.m.

Progressive 45 - Prizewinners from the Dunkerrin Community Centre on Friday night, 7th June. Tops, Annie Shelly and Kitty O’Dwyer, Second, Paddy and Joe Carroll, First Six, Josie O’Rourke and Joe McAuliffe, Last Six, Mick Doyle and Nora Tooher, Last game, Sean Kenny and Nora Tooher, Bonus Prize, P.J. Hoolan and Noel Cahill. Cards each Friday night at 8.15 p.m.

Knock Shrine - The annual Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine will take place this year on Sunday, 7th July. Buses serving the usual areas. Fare 15 euro and children 7 euro. Details of departure times nearer the date. Booking through the usual outlets or any member of the Legion of Mary.

Lourdes - A bus will go from Roscrea to Shannon on Wednesday, 26th June to connect with the pilgrimage flight to Lourdes. A bus will also meet the return flight at Shannon on Monday, 1st July. Anybody wishing to book a seat contact Andrew Walsh at (0505) 21605 or (087) 6781575.

Lough Derg - 3 day Pilgrimage to Lough Derg on 5th, 6th and 7th July. Bus leaving Rosemary Square at 7.00 hrs approx on 5th July; Dooley’s Hotel, Birr at 7.15 hrs approx. Contact Miriam (086) 3009241 after 6pm for details.

Defibrillator Group - We have been receiving donations from local households and we would like to thank all those who have donated so far. If anybody would like to make a donation to the group they can still do so either in Bergin’s, Moneygall or Byrne’s, Dunkerrin. Each defibrillator costs approx. 1,500 euro so every donation is needed. Thanks for your support.

Dunkerrin Heritage Group - Meeting in Parish House, Dunkerrin on this Wednesday night, 12th June at 8.30pm We ask all members to attend and new people always welcome to join us. Are you interested in learning and exploring the heritage and history of your townland? What about mapping and recording the old headstones in our graveyards?

Sympathy - Is extended to the relatives of the late Michael Patterson, Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow (nephew of Mai Connors, Moneygall). May he rest in peace.