OLYMPIC TORCH-When the Olympic torch arrives in Warwick England on July 1 one of the bearers will be Corrina Doyle late of Rathpatrick Crosspatrick. Corina is eldest daughter of Mick and Kay Doyle Rathpatrick. We wish her every success and all in the neighbourhood are very proud of her.
LOTTO-The jackpot has now reached €8,600. There were 2 winners match 3 numbers. Numbers drawn 1 3 4 12. The winners: Marie Hickey c/I Vincent Morrissey, Hannah Drennan c/o Shem Delaney. Draw this week in Paschals Bar.
ST. ANNE’S CAMOGIE CLUB-St. Anne’s Camogie Club would like to thank everybody who helped with our fundraiser of bag packing in Dunnes Stores Rathdowney over the June Bank Holiday weekend. Many thanks to parents, players and everyone who supported us. Well done to Helen Glendon who organised it.
- Best Wishes - the club extends best wishes to all our players who have sat exams and have exams coming up and good wishes to our friends, the players of the Fenians and Galmoy GAA clubs.
- Under 12 Camogie Blitz - St. Anne’s Camogie club hosted the U-12yrs Camogie Blitz in Johnstown GAA field on Saturday June 9. A great team performance was put in by all the girls on all the teams. Teams from Clara, Muckalee and Dicksboro took part. The Johnstown venue was in terrific shape for the occasion, thanks to Milo Quinlan for the fine job that he did preparing the games. A great morning of Camogie was had by all and a special thank you to all the parents and players who donated sandwiches, buns and cakes and helped in any way. The team: Jade Beehan, Vanessa Beehan, Lauren Beehan, Jessie Brennan, Eabha Brennan, Megan Carroll, Holly Dermody, Lauryn Dermody, Shannon Dunne, Aoibheann Duggan, Sarah Doheny, Aoife Hynes, Laura Mackey, Erika Moriarty, Emily Phelan, Mary-Ellen Phelan, Nancy Quinlan, Mikela Ryan, Caoilinn Smith, Aoife Tynan, Kelly Webster, Eimear Kelly.
ACTIVE RETIREMENT-The trip arranged for Thursday June 21 will leave Johnstown at 9.15am. The bus fare is €10. Lunch at Rathwood €16.50, entry to chocolate garden €11 which includes a walk, visual presentation, chocolate tasting and making of an individual chocolate memento of the day. You don’t have to be a member to go on this trip just give your name to Peggy Sharkey, phone 0568831153.
CM COMMUNITY TENNIS-Community tennis registration has begun in Colaiste Mhuire. Membership costs: Adult €40, Family €60, Student €10.
CONCERT-Margaret Maher school of music will present a variety concert featuring young musicians in St Kieran’s Community Hall Johstown on Thursday night June 14 starting at 8pm. All proceeds in aid of charity. Admission: adults €10, children €5.