Lotto - The parish lotto with a jackpot and of 7,850 euro was not won, small winners were 30 euro Jacqueline Tynan 25 euro Patsy Dunphy, 20 euro Agnes Hyland . The lotto will be in the Bobs Bar , on June 4 with a possible jackpot of 8,000 euro. Tickets must be handed in before 9.30 pm on the night of the draw to be included in that jackpot.
Fishing - Durrow /Cullohill parish anglers held a Pike fishing competition for the Harold Lawlor Cup and the winner was Tommy Coffey, 2nd Sean Geoghegan, 3rd Simon Dwyer.
LEAF - If you are interested in energy, food, water, the local economy, waste, transport, education, healthcare, biodiversity, climate change, transition towns and/or generally ensuring a healthy future for coming generations then you should enjoy what we are doing. LEAF is a countywide forum for sustainable development in Laois. We meet on the first and third Monday each month at 8 pm in O’Loughlins hotel on main street Portlaoise. We explore alternative options to the current unsustainable systems in which we find ourselves. You can find us on facebook, twitter, www.laoisleaf.com or ring Theresa on 086 1590529 for more information.
Rosary Rally - Kilkenny Rosary Rally to protect human life against abortion in Ireland. A public rosary will be prayed in Kilkenny on Saturday June 8 at 3 pm in James Green (beside St. Mary’s Cathedral) . It will be led by Bishop Seamus Freeman. Please support this urgent appeal to protect Ireland from the crime of abortion.
Campus - THE KILKENNY CAMPUS OF NUI MAYNOOTH would like to wish all Junior and Leaving Certificate students the very best in their exams. We would also like to send special wishes to the 6th Year students who have taken the historical step of choosing to attend for the 1st year of their BA Degree (MH901) here in Kilkenny. Please feel free to contact the campus when your exams are over if you would like any additional support and/or help with regard to your subject options.