Ballina/Boher Parish and GAA News

November 8, 2018

Ballina GAA and Parish Lotto Build Up:   As you know, our Jackpot figure now stands at €13,000.   A  Build Up Jackpot is now underway and presently stands at €5,000.  As long as the main Jackpot is not won, each Jackpot figure will receive the €200 bonus every second week.

Recently Baptised:  We welcome into God’s family: Lawrence Tristan Durack, 30 Shoreside, son of John and Pricilla: Amanda Alicja Bednarz, 53 Cnoc Ard, daughter of Robert and Danuta: Cian Gerard Angley, 75 Iniscealtra, son of Victor and Karen: Danann James Morgan, 14 Cnoc Cluain, son of Yvonne and Alan: Jack  Patrick O’Connor, Gortlassobrien, son of Philip and Mary: Julianna Caroline Sage, 24 Grange Rd, daughter of John and Anne Marie.

Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes:  This pilgrimage takes place from June 16th to  the 21st.  Price €680.  Further details are on the Church Notice Boards.

Ar Shli na Firinne:  Remember in your prayers the souls of: Ann Clancy, London, sister of Joan Hannon, Bushfield: Mary Gleeson, Kilcolman, mother of Anne Marie Keely, Ashgrove Meadows and Margaret Gleeson, Ashgrove Meadows.  May they rest in peace.

Lottery:  Winning Numbers:  8    9    12    20    No winner.  Next Week’s Jackpot stands at €13,000.  Build up Jackpot:  €5,000    €30 Lucky Dip Winners:  Junior Cawley, c/o Mills’ Bar: Dolores Donnellan, 33 Crossroads, Killaloe: Niamh Sheehy, c/o Roundhill Bar: Noirin Mulcahy, Marian Place, Killaloe: Elaine O’Brien, On line Winner.  Next Week’s draw will take place in O’Donovan’s Bar on Monday, February 14th, at 9pm.   The Lotto can now be done on-line.  Log onto, click on Ireland, then Tipperary and scroll down to the Ballina GAA and Parish site.  One Lucky Dip is dedicated to those who play on-line every week.

Intermediate Hurling; The management team for the Intermediate team has now been fixed.   Michael Murphy has been appointed team manager with his selectors being  Michael Sheehy, Eoin Cleary,and Adrian King. Training continues on Tuesday and Friday evenings at 8.30pm and Sunday morning at 11am.


Firewood; The club has a limited quantity of timber left for sale.   Anybody interested

should contact Club Secretary, John Gleeson, as soon as possible.


Registration; The club,  in conjunction with the juvenile club,  will hold a registration night on Friday 18th February.   Membership is €40 for adult members and €25 for students.


Squash Club; This club is open for membership.  Please note key will be changed Monday 14th February.   New keys will be issued to all members.