The Players of the week for Ballybacon-Grange are as follows: Under 6: Ronan Myles, Under 8: Tadgh Carroll and Under 10: Seán Óg Coughlan. Well done to each of them and to all who are doing so well at training. Remember to keep practising every day!


Results of Tuesday 10 May: Winners on 9 games: Billy Carroll and Jimmy Quinn, Theresa Prendergast and Leish Shine, Michael O’Leary and Michael Lonergan, Philip Lonergan and Liam Condon. Lucky Table: Tom Sullivan and Patsy Myers. Raffle: Tony Long, Liam Condon, Seamus O’Dwyer and Theresa Prendergast.


Sunday 22 May: Reader of the Word: Rita Lambert and Minister of the Eucharist: Marge Fitzgerald. Trocaire Box: Outstanding Boxes can be delivered to the Church by Sunday next the latest! Parish Newsletter: The Parish Newsletter is published each week and is available in each of the Churches. Any notices or contributions that any body/organisation wish to have included should have them in the parish office by Thursday, 12 noon. The Parish Office can be contacted on 052 7464408 and is open Mon - Sat, 10am to 1pm. The Parish Office can now be contacted directly with all notices by emailing agbparishoffice@eircom.net.


The Irish Cancer Society Church gate collection will be held in the Parish next weekend 21 and 22 May!


Preparations are ongoing for a Parish Census to take place in June in Ardfinnan, Grange and Ballybacon. Each household will also receive a Parish Pack and a Parish Directory. In each street and area of the Parish, volunteers will be needed to help with the distribution of these packs and the Census forms. We would be grateful for any persons who wish to volunteer for this project. Please contact the Parish Office for further details on 0527464408!


Anyone/community organisation etc. who would like to have notes included in the Goatenbridge notes are asked to send them via e-mail to murtylonergan@eircom.net phone 087 6497083 or leave them into “The Shop” in Goatenbridge on or before 6pm on the Sunday prior to publication.