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Red Cross

Red Cross

The Roscrea Branch of the Irish Red Cross would like to thank, the members of our unit who recently took part in the Flora Womens Mini Marathon to raise much needed funds for our unit. We would also like the members of the public for their donations these donations will be used for the future running of our unit.

Scout Group

The Roscrea Scout Group is inviting applications for anyone wishing to join the Group this September. The Group caters for boys and girls from the community, between the age of 6 and 26. More information on Scouts can be got from www.roscreascouts.com, membership applications can be completed either online or by ringing Edel on 086 2211227.

Killavilla AGM

The AGM of Killavilla Utd AFC will be held in Damer Court Hotel, on Friday, July 27th, at 8pm. All members are requested to attend.

Dunkerrin Parish Sale And Dog Show

Dunkerrin Parish Sale & Dog Show takes place in the Church Grounds on Sunday 15th of July 2012 at 2.30p.m.  The usual stalls of cakes, farm produce, books, bric-a-brac, plants and lots of more.  Admission will be E4 (which includes tea and raffle ticket ).  Owners of dogs have free admission.  Donations towards the stalls would be greatly appreciated.

Wednesday Night Walks

Our Wednesday night walks continue for the duration of the summer. This week’s walk (11th) will be up and around the Devils Bit Mountain, with a reasonable amount of fitness needed, Leaving Rosemary Square fountain at 6.30. Next weeks walk is a shorter walk around Glasderry Lake near Gloster also leaving Rosemary Square at 6.30pm. All are welcome.


A coffee morning will be held during the Country Market in Roscrea on Friday 27th July and Friday 3rd August in aid of headstrong which is the national centre for youth mental health. All are welcome.