Durrow: The High Nellies need yours

Stars In Your Eyes - Due to prior commitments of some of the world’s biggest superstars the date of the event has been changed to Saturday November 24. If you are a superstar or are interested in becoming one and would like to participate please contact Evelyn on 0879194428 or come along to the Courthouse/Library on Wednesday September 16 at 8 pm

Stars In Your Eyes - Due to prior commitments of some of the world’s biggest superstars the date of the event has been changed to Saturday November 24. If you are a superstar or are interested in becoming one and would like to participate please contact Evelyn on 0879194428 or come along to the Courthouse/Library on Wednesday September 16 at 8 pm

Lotto- There was no Jackpot winner. Winners on the night were 30 euro Ann Lanigan 25 euro Bob and John 20 euro Mary O Leary. The lotto of October 8 will be held in Peadars Bar with a possible jackpot of 3250 euro. All tickets must be handed in before 9.30 pm on the night of the draw to be included in that jackpot.

Dance Classes - Social dance classes will resume in St. Kieran’s Hall Johnstown on Wednesday night October 3 at 8 o’clock and every Wednesday until end of March 2013. If you would like to dance the Old time Waltz quick step foxtrot jive etc. come along on Wednesday night. You don’t need a partner just come along and bring your friends. For further information Phone. 0868825200.

Worlds Largest High Nellie Wheel - Durrow High Nellie cycling club, in association with Bob’s Bar and High Nellie .ie will attempt a world record for the largest high Nellie Wheel at the old bridge in Durrow on Sunday October 14 at 1.30 pm all are welcome, fancy dress in period costume would be encouraged.

Parents Council - Our Lady’s Meadow Parent’s Council are holding a Cabaret in Dec’s Bar on Saturday night October 6, featuring the band “ The Whole Hog”. Admission is 5 euro. Tickets are available from the school, parents council and on the door. All proceeds will directly benefit the school and thus benefit our children. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

Zumba Fitness - Zumba fitness is back and with only 13 weeks to Christmas get yourself into shape before with Zumba Toning, you can start anytime. Back Thursday October 4 at 7 .30 pm in the Community Hall Durrow. Ditch the workouts and join the fitness party. Suitable for all levels. Bring your own light hand weights and water. Contact Sarah at 087-7460707 for more details.

Charity Trip - The Wooden bridge Paddlers are holding their Annual Charity Trip in aid of the Make Believers on Sunday October 7 starting at the Wooden bridge at 11.30 am.. Family day at the Broken weir Ballyragget from 2 pm to 5 pm. Presentation and party in O’Connell’s, Cullohill from 5.30 pm. All welcome.

Cabaret - The Harps Camogie Club are holding a Cabaret in O’Connell’s , Cullohill on Saturday night October 6 in aid of funds for the teams. Large raffle and spot prizes to be won on the night. Please support your local club, 
thank you.

Fishing - Durrow/Cullohill Parish Anglers are holding their last two competitions of the season. On Sunday October 7 they will hold a pike fishing competition for the Con Geoghegan Memorial Cup and on Sunday October 21 they are holding their final competition of the season for the John Dwyer Memorial Cup. All club members will receive a “text” with full details of both competitions.

Whist - The Killermogh Parish Whist Drives recommenced for the winter season last Thursday in the Parocial hall, Cork road, Durrow . Top Score Teresa Phelan; 1st lady K. Kavanagh. 2nd Lady A. Cass; 1st Gent M. Doheny, 2nd Gent Joe Cass and Paul Kavanagh; Halves ; Mary Delaney and Nuala Phelan; Juvenile Damian Carter; Quarters ; L. Kavanagh, M. Neill , M. Orr , R. Seale, B. Reilly; Raffle Lena McEvoy, Lorna Allen, Mgt Moynan, Billy Carter. Next whist drive Thursday October 25.