Ballina/Boher Weekly News

November 8, 2018

Gaeltacht Scholarship; Any club member interested in applying for the Gaeltacht Scholarship should contact the club Secretary, John Gleeson, as soon as possible.


Firewood:  Following our recent auction, the club has more timber for sale.  This timber can be purchased as tractor loads, car trailer loads, or in bags.   Contact John Gleeson for more details.


Membership: Club membership is now due.   Contact John Healy, club registrar, for details.

Catholic Schools Week:  This celebration will take place from January 31st to February 4th.  All church celebrations during this week will be highlighted in the schools.  A Confirmation Preparation Day and Mass will be held on Saturday next, January 29th.

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

Ballina Choir:  Would you like to be part of our Church Choir?  We are still recruiting.  Old and new members are welcome.  Give your name to Paul or Martina Collins on 086 8234464.

Lottery:  Winning Numbers:  4    9     19    22.    No winner.  Next Week’s Jackpot stands at €12,800.  Build up Jackpot:  €4,800    €30 Lucky Dip Winners:  Denis Crowley, c/o T.J.’s: Ger Gleeson, c/o Roundhill:  Ita Darcy, 13 Cullina: Tessie Riordan, Newtown: Joe Kerin, On line Winner.   Next Week’s draw will take place in Liam O’Riain’s Bar on Monday, January 31st, 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.