BALLYHHEIGUE NOTES – Michaell Burkett
BALLYHEIGUE NOTES 4-7-2017
GAA LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn at last Sundays GAA Lotto:
7-12-15-16. The Jackpot of €6,200 was not won. Next week’s Jackpot will
be €6,250. The two €50 winners were Noreen Flahive, Castleshannon and
Christy O’ Mahony, Clahanebawn. The €25 winner was Ann O’ Connor, Church
UNDER 16s: The Ballyheigue U-16 Hurlers had a great victory over Lixnaw in
the Quarter-Final of the Co Championship on Friday evening. Ballyheigue
Panel: Jamie Lee, Jack Stack, Darren Stack, Daniel O’ Loughlin, Jimmy O’
Halloran, Rory Duggan, Thomas Gaynor, Ricky Hussey, Ciaran Casey, Gordan
Goggin, Conor O’ Sullivan, Colin Walsh, David O’ Mahony, Nathan Guerin,
Graham Slattery, Brian Styles and Aidan Reidy.
FIXTURES: Co. Senior Hurling Championship. Ballyheigue v Lixnaw at Austin
Stack’s Park, Friday evening 7.00 pm. Co Minor hurling League.
Ballyheigue v Abbeydorney/Parnell’s at Abbeydorney Monday evening 7pm.
North Kerry under 15’s hurling Championship Ballyheigue v Ballyduff at
Ballyduff Tuesday evening 6.30 pm.
CÚL CAMP: The Kellogs GAA Hurling Cúl Camp will take place at John Joe O’
Sullivan Park from the 17th to the 21st July. If you have not already
registered you can do so on the morning of the Camp.
DEATH: The death has occurred of Willie Flahive, Tiduff, Ballyheigue.
Reposing at Hartnett’s Funeral Home on Sunday 25th June followed by removal
to St Mary’s Church, Ballyheigue. Requiem Mass on Monday 26th and burial
afterwards in the Holy Family Cemetery, Ballyheigue. May he Rest in Peace.
Sadly missed by his loving family: Partner Ann, Brothers: Patrick, John,
Thomas, Florry Michael and Eamon. Sisters: Bridie Ann, Kitty, and Mary
(deceased). Sisters-in-Law, nephews and nieces and a large circle of
COURSING LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn on Monday 26th June in
the Ballyheigue & District Coursing Club Lotto: 2-14-19-30. Jackpot was
not won. The €50 winner was Ger Gibson, C/o Macs. The €25 winners were
Christina Nealon, Liz Gaynor, C/o Sean and Tara Hayes, C/o Christina. Next
week’s Jackpot €6,900.
BALLYHEIGUE COMMUNITY CENTRE: “The Field” by John B. Keane in association
with Ballyheigue Community Centre Players is back in the Community Centre.
This is your last chance to see it. It will run for two nights, next
Wednesday 5th and also the 12th July. Doors open at 7.30pm. Show starts
at 8.00pm. Admission €10 at door. Proceeds from the play donated to the
Trish Flavin (née Guerin) fund.
FASHION SHOW: On Friday 7th July, showcasing the best of Ballyheigue
Fashion Designers and Millers. Spot prizes and drinks reception. Doors
open 7.30pm. Show begins at 8.00pm sharp. Community Centre – €10, pay at
BINGO FOR JULY & AUGUST: For a great night out come along to the Community
Centre Bingo every Thursday night in the main hall at 9.00pm.
SUNDAY MASS IN THE COMMUNITY CENTRE on the following dates: 16th, 23rd & 30
also 6th, 13th August.
JULY OUTDOOR MASSES: Wednesday 12thJuly, Keel Cemetery 7.30pm. Wednesday 19
thJuly, St James’ Old Cemetery, 7.30pm and Tuesday 25th July at Marian Park
CELEBRATION OF LIGHT 2017 – RECOVERY HAVEN: Ballyheigue Beach at 8.15pm on
Monday 3rd July. This event is to celebrate the lives of our deceased,
Family and Friends. Candles are on sale in local shops and on the night at
€3 for one, €5 for two.
JOHN JOE O’SULLIVAN LECTURE: Bryan MacMahon, author of the ‘The Great
Famine in Tralee and North Kerry’ will deliver this year’s John Joe
O’Sullivan Memorial Lecture in the White Sands Hotel at 8.00pm on Tuesday 4
th July in conjunction with The Ballyheigue Festival. The theme he has
chosen is titled “The Great Famine in Ballyheigue”. Everyone Welcome.
HORIZON ON RADIO KERRY: A programme discussing the work of our parish
missionaries, as reflected in the book “Going Global for God” will be
broadcast by Radio Kerry on Sunday 9th July at 9.00am. Well worth