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Ballingarry Parish Journal 2012. The Parish Journal is now on sale in all local shops & surrounding areas or from any committee member - Price €10. This is a must have gift for anyone living away from home. Get your copy / copies now and send it to your loved ones who are overseas before they are all sold out.

Ballingarry Parish Journal 2012. The Parish Journal is now on sale in all local shops & surrounding areas or from any committee member - Price €10. This is a must have gift for anyone living away from home. Get your copy / copies now and send it to your loved ones who are overseas before they are all sold out.

Slieveardagh NS Xmas Draw 2012.

Results :- 1. Cake – Kayleigh Ivors; 2. Btl. Whiskey – Dan O’Connell, Ballingarry ; 3. Toy – Tony Cleere; 4. Tin Biscuits – Kyle Scott; 5. Sweets – Kevin Webster, Pub; 6. Knitwear (a) – Oisin Cleere, (b) – Kaitlyn Cleere, (c) – Ciarrai Lawlor; 7. Wine – Eileen Ivors, Fennor, Urlingford. Many thanks to our sponsors and to all who supported the Raffle.

The Old School Committee hopes everyone had a very happy Christmas and wish them many blessings for the New Year.  They would also like to thank everyone who supported them in any way during the year and helped make it a memorable one of memories, music, dance and get togethers.  If anyone would like to contact us please email oldschoolcommons@gmail.com.

St. Josephs N.S., Ballingarry 

We wish to thank everybody who supported our Annual Christmas Raffle - Thanks to all who bought tickets and to all those who sponsored the Raffle prizes. Congratulations to all the winners:- 1st Prize Christmas Hamper - Mary McCormack c/o Rose Gahan. 2nd Prize Christmas Cake and Bottle of Whiskey - Emer Dunne. 3rd Prize  Voucher and Chocolates - Ben Owens. 4th Prize Hamper - Sarah Tye. Wishing everybody a happy and safe holiday and best wishes for a happy 2013.

FAB FITNESS classes will resume Monday 7th Jan 9.30am in Mullinahone community hall and Ballingarry Hall on Thursday 10th Jan at the new time of 7.30 sharp!!!! These are fun circuits using light weights for body toning, aerobic exercises for fat burning and stretches at the end, bring a towel/mat and bottle of water. Wishing everyone a very Happy and Healthy Christmas and New Year. Contact Biddy O’Dwyer N.C.E.F (Fitness Instructor) 0876410352

Winners of the Jessfield Harriers Christmas draw : 1st: Grace Diffily, Carrick on Suir. 2nd: Kevin Kennedy, Ballyhale. 3rd  Alina Dunne, Boulekeale. 4th: Martin Fitzgerald, Foyle.

Ballingarry GAA Lotto Nos. 3-4-16-27. No winner. €40 each. 1. Maura O’ Sullivan, Mullinahone; 2. Frances & Pauline Goldsboro, Clashduff; 3. Ann-Marie O’ Rourke, Garrynoe; 4. Lily Stokes, Urlingford; 5. Helen Fitzgerald, Coalbrook. Next Jackpot Draw Tues 8th Jan. 2013 for €9,100.

Credit Union. Ballingarry Credit Union is open every Friday night from 7.30 p.m. – 9 p.m. New Members welcome.

Community Alert. Watch out for your neighbours. Report anything suspicious, Garda 052 – 9154100. Senior Citizens wear your Community Alert alarm at all times.

St. Josephs Graveyard queries:- Freephone 1800 20 26 27.

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