Know your Neighbour Weekend

Rathkeevin Macra would like to thank everyone who helped out with the clean up of the old cemetery in Newchapel on Saturday, August 20. After much hard work the graveyard is now looking very well. We would like to express sincere gratitude to PJ Carey Plant Hire (052) 6135185 and Joe Burke Hedge Cutting (086) 8116374 for providing the machinery required on the day. Thanks also to the Village Grill for keeping us fed throughout the day. A great night was had by all in Ryan’s Bar afterwards and thanks to them for providing us with great food and entertainment.

Rathkeevin Macra is one of a nationwide network of clubs for young people aged between 17 and 35. There is something for all members with regular sports and social events, drama and public speaking competitions and community involvement projects! If you are interested in joining the club please contact Brian on (087) 2927877 or Noreen on (087) 7774837.


Results for Wednesday, August 24. Winners on 11 games: Nora Lee and Josie Quinlan. Runners up on 9 games: John Smyth and John Hennessy. Table prizes: 19th game, Pat O’Dwyer and Breda Nolan; 20th game, Eddie Grant and Mona Kinnane. Sweeps: Jimmy McCarthy and Michael Boyle; Mary Whyte and Ella Hanrahan.


Results for Tuesday, August 23. Winning numbers: 3, 13, 16, 29. No jackpot winner. One matched three numbers: Pauline O’Sullivan, Donaghmore, who received €E200. Next week’s jackpot €E16,000.


The Knitting club is back on Wednesday, September 7 in Clerihan Community Centre from 10am to 12 noon . All are welcome.