Summer Tour: A four day tour takes place this year from Thursday, August 22nd to Sunday, August 25th inclusive. The coach will pick up in Rooskey on Thursday morning and the coach stays with us for the duration of the tour which takes us around the Lakeland counties of Fermanagh, Monaghan and Cavan. Enquiries and bookings to Eileen on 086 3702547.
Shave or Dye: The Haydogs Today FM Shave or Dye Charity event held on May 24th in Tarmonbarry and the Kon Tiki, Rooskey was a great success and raised a total of €14,220 for the Irish Cancer Society. The HayDogs wish to thank everyone who volunteered, sponsored and supported the event.
Sympathy: Please pray for the repose of the soul of Barthley Kelly, Northyard, Scramogue who died recently. May he rest in peace. Please pray for the repose of the souls of Mary Kate (Sissy) Jones, nee Hoare, formerly of Carrigeen who died recently in England. May she rest in peace.
Kilglass Community Gaels: Thank you to all the children who competed in the community games county finals in Ballyleague, and to their parents for their support. Congrats to Claire McCormack U16 1500M, Gavin Courage Foynes U10 200m and Enda Owens U10 100m who brought home bronze medals.
Rooskey Church Renovation: Rooskey Church Renovation Committee have tickets on sale for the big prize draw. €5 per ticket. Book of 5 for €20. Tickets available from any committee member. The Bell Tower charity shop is currently open opposite Rooskey Post Office, Thursday to Sunday. Volunteers required.
Sympathy: The death occurred recently of Maggie Carlos, Tully, Kilglass. Mrs Carlos was the parish’s oldest citizen and was in her 103rd year. She enjoyed good health in her long life, and was a very popular lady in the community. Deepest sympathy is extended to her son Donal, daughters Mairead and Breege. May she rest in peace.
Lotto: Kilglass Gaels lotto result, winning numbers 3, 16, 17, 22, bonus 11. Six by 3 number winners of €34 each, Una McHugh, Niamh McPartland, Andrea Clews, Patricia Manning, Charlie Smith Jnr, Anthony Casey. Jackpot €12,200 for four numbers plus bonus.