Ballyheigue Notes written by Michael Burkett
*Ballyheigue Notes written by Michael Burkett*
*Coursing Lotto:* The Following numbers were drawn on Monday 18th November
in the Ballyheigue and District Coursing Club Lotto 188.8.131.52. The
Jackpot was not won. The €50 winner was Eleanor Browne c/o Kitty. The €25
winners were Lilly Crowley c/o Christina, James Griffin c/o Regans and
Ann’s Grandkids c/o Kitty. Next Week’s Jackpot €2,000.
*GAA:* North Kerry Hurling Board Annual Awards function takes place this
Friday 29th November at Ballyroe Heights Hotel 8pm. Both Colin Walsh (Minor
League Man of Match) and Rory O Halloran (North Kerry U14 B Championship
Man of Match) will receive their Awards on the Night.
*GAA Lotto:* The Following numbers were drawn at Last Sundays GAA Lotto
184.108.40.206. The Jackpot of €1,400 was not won. The two €50 winners were
Hugh Collins Dreenagh and John B Casey Ballylongane. The €25 winner was
Angela O Mahony Clahanebawn. Next Week’s Jackpot is €1,450.
The annual Christmas Bazaar will be held in the Community Centre at 5.30 on
Sunday 8th December. This very happy event rings in the festive spirit
locally, setting the mode for a period of both social and spiritual
Pop in and try your luck in the series of raffle draws for the valuable
hampers in the company of friends.
It is faithfully reported that Santa Claus will make a special appearance
again this year to treat the children of the parish in his usual generous
jolly style. Truly, a date to be highlighted in your diary! Happy Christmas
*Kerry Macra Anniversary Dinner Dance:* Saturday 30th November in
Ballygarry House Hotel Tralee. Doors open at 7.00pm with live music on the
night from Ui Bhriain and DJ until late. Tickets are €35 pp. To reserve
tickets please contact Sean Joy on 0861508787.
*Coach to Knock Shrine Night Vigil* ‘The Feast of Immaculate Conception’:
Saturday 7th December 53-seater coach with on board toilet facility. Coach
Departs Ballyheigue at 3.45pm and Causeway 4.00pm. Contact O Shea’s 066
*Lixnaw 5km Turkey Trot*: takes places on Sunday 8th December in Lixnaw
Village. Sign up now for this fun, walk, run, jog or trot and support
Comfort for Chemo Kerry and Irish Red Cross. Sign up via Lixnaw turkey trot
page. Early entry price until Sunday 30th November.
*Senior Citizens’ Party – White Sands, 15th December*
Arrangements are now put in place by the organising committee for the
holding of this year’s Christmas Party. As a result, tickets can forthwith
be purchased locally for this parish event.
We wish to thank the Family Resource Centre, the Community Centre and the
local shops for their assistance with this friendly function, which
celebrates the contribution our senior citizens have made to the community
down through the years.