BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett
BALLYHEIGUE NOTES 05.02.2019 – MICHAEL BURKETT
DEATHS: The death has occurred of Mary Collins nee Connell, Lower Dreenagh,
Ballyheigue, Co. Kerry. who was peacefully laid to rest on Monday 28th
January in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ballyheigue. *MAY SHE REST IN PEACE* Sadly
missed by her loving family, Husband Hugh, Daughters Margie and Jean, Son
Tony, (Predeceased by her son Joe), Brothers Thomas, Brendan, John Patrick
and Michael, Sister in law, Kit, Sons in law James and Darragh, Daughter in
law Ann, Grandchildren, relatives and friends.
DEATHS: The death has occurred of Michael (Micky) Leen, 5 Marian Park,
Ballyheigue, Tralee, Co. Kerry who was peacefully laid to rest on Tuesday
29th January in St Mary’s Cemetery, Ballyheigue *MAY HE REST IN PEACE*
Sadly missed by his loving family, Partner Patsy, Daughter Chloe, Sister
Peggy, Brother Sean, Brother in law Phil, Nieces and Nephews, relatives and
COURSING LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn on Monday 28th Jan in the
Ballyheigue & District Coursing Club lotto 15-19-21-22. Jackpot was not
won. The €50 winner was Maurice J. Harmon C/o Macs. The €25 winners were
Tom Joe Lucid C/o Christina, John and Joe C/o Christina, and Maurice. J.
Harmon, C/o Macs. Next week’s Jackpot is €11,100.
GAA: Registration for Ballyheigue Juvenile Players will take place at the
Club Rooms this Saturday 9th February from 11 am to 12 Noon.
KERRY HURLERS: The Kerry Senior hurlers were defeated by Westmeath in Round
2 of Div 2 National League on Sunday at Austin Stacks Park. Score Kerry
2-17 Westmeath 4-13. Ballyheigue Michael Leane made an appearance as a sub.
GAA LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn at last Sunday’s GAA
Lotto:1-9-12-26 The Jackpot of €10,300 was not won. Next week’s Jackpot
will be €10,350. The two €50 winners were Bob Lawless Ballylongane, John
Hayes Tiduff. The €25 winner was Ger Reidy Tiershanahan.
CILLARD REGISTRATION: for all players will take place on the 8th February
from 7pm to 9pm in Kilmoyley Community Centre. All new players very welcome
ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE: Christian Spiritual Development Course – The
Beatitudes: Fr. Sean Sheehy, Wednesdays 7.00pm to 8.30pm.
Be Still and Know: Fr. Louis Hughes O.P. Sat. 9th Feb.10.00am to 4.00pm.
Life in the Spirit: Moss & Janice Carrig, Tuesdays – starts Feb. 19th.
7.30pm to 9.00pm, *please register now *066-7134276.
CAUSEWAY CAMOGIE NEWS: U14 camogie training on Wednesday’s & Friday’s from
6 to 7pm in the astro turf Causeway. €2 please. This is open to all girls
born 2005 & 2006 from all parishes. Gear will be provided if needed.
Everyone welcome to come along and give it a go.
ST. BRENDAN’S AC: St Brendan’s AC hosted the second annual primary schools
indoor sports on Wednesday last in Causeway and 120 pupils took part from
schools all over North Kerry. Ardfert NS won the shield for the best
overall school after two hours of non-stop activity. The club wishes to
thank all the pupils who took part as well as the teachers and parents who
assisted on the evening. Results and photos are available on
stbrendansackerry/Facebook and blogspot.
Athletes are asked to keep in mind the 10th Banna Run this summer which
will be a special occasion and sponsors for kilometre markers are being
requested to support the event.
Training continues on Tuesdays at 7-8pm for U12 and upwards and from 8-9pm
for adults in Ardfert Community Centre while all juveniles train on
Wednesdays from 6.30-8pm at the same venue. Adults train again on Thursdays
at Tralee Marina at 7pm and on Sunday mornings in Causeway. Contact 087
7985557 for details.
The Munster U9-U11 indoor championships will be held in Nenagh on this
Saturday while four of the club’s athletes will be in action on this Sunday
in Nenagh in the Munster masters indoor championships. Ursula Barrett,
David Butler, Martin Butler and David Kissane will take part in a variety
of events in track, jumps and throws. The junior indoor championships will
also be staged in Nenagh with Darragh Courtney and Aaron Malik taking part.
Many of St Brendan’s AC athletes were involved in parkruns at a number of
venues last weekend. Moira Horgan did her 50th parkrun in Bushy Park in
London where she was joined by Aaron and Kevin Horgan, Zach, Ruairi and
Conor Walshe. Indeed Ruairi ran his 100th junior parkrun on Saturday. There
were over 1300 participants on Sunday in the adult run. In the St Anne’s
parkrun in Dublin David Kissane was first O65 among 507 participants on
Saturday while a big number of club athletes were involved in the Tralee
parkrun on both Saturday and Sunday.
ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE: *Christian Spiritual Development Course-The
Beatitudes: *Fr. Sean Sheehy, Wednesdays 7.00pm to 8.30pm. *Be Still and
Know: *Fr. Louis Hughes O.P. Sat. 9th Feb.10.00am to 4.00pm. *Life in the
Spirit: *Moss & Janice Carrig, Tuesdays – starts Feb. 19th. 7.30pm to
9.00pm, *please register now* 0667134276.