Rathangan Cleariestown Local Notes 08/08/2017

Rathangan Community Lotto
There was no winner of last week’s jackpot of €3,600. The winning numbers were 17, 22, 28 and 31. There were two match three winners – Each receiving €100 each. The Match three winners were Scallon Gang and Matty Mowatt. The next lotto draw will be held on Tuesday 8th August 2017 and the Jackpot now stands at €3,800.

 

Annual Gardening Show

An invitation is extended to keen gardeners from all over Wexford to compete in this year's Gardening Show. The Show will be held in the Agricultural Museum (Johnstown Castle) on the 9th & 10th September. 

Any Flowers, Fruit, and Vegetables can be entered as well as homemade Preserves, Jams, Pot Plants, and Floral arranging, there are special sections for children.

New category Best Scarecrow! This is a show all the family can take part in.

For full details contact Jimmy 087 7653924.

 

School Transport

School Bus to Wexford town serving Baldwinstown, Rathangan, Duncormick, Scar, Geelans Shop

Weekly payment 

Contact 087 6465257 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Youth Pilgrimage                  

Youth Pilgrimage to Our Lady's Island on Saturday 12th of August.  Pilgrims are welcome to join us at 2:30pm in Tomhaggard to walk to Our Lady's Island for Holy Mass at 7pm.  This will be followed by a talk for youth and a BBQ.  Families and young adults are especially welcome.

 

The Late Fr. Fintan Morris RIP

A sincere word of thanks to Fr. Kevin Cahill, Fr. Bernard Cushen, Tony, Ger, Mona, Jacqui, the altar servers, the choir and all those present for the celebration of Holy Mass on Friday 28th July, 2017, in Rathangan. This Mass was offered to remember and acknowledge the trojan work that Fr. Fintan did in the three churches in the parish during his ministry here. May he rest gently in his native Wicklow and his soul rest in peace.

 

Charity Drive

A Charity Drive in aid of Wexford Hospice Homecare will take place on Sunday the 13th August at 12.30pm, from Ballymagyr, Duncormick.

For more information contact Paddy on 086 3344815.

 

Ambrosetown Patron

The annual patron will be held in Ambrosetown, on 8th August, at 8pm.  Thank you to Cllr Michael Whelan for his ongoing help and advice and in matters concerning the graveyard, to Eoin and John Harpur of Wellington Bridge for manufacture of a new gate to the Graveyard, also to Wexford County Council for financial assistance for our new gate, finally to Father Cahill and Rathangan Parish Council, for continuing to maintain the graveyard.   

 

McCall’s Cottages

The homes will be open for general public viewing after the Patron on 15th August from 3 to 5pm. The homes are not yet fully let so we are still open for inquiries and interest from anyone considering a move. Further information from members of the committee or at the parish hall or call Willie at 0868106672.


Fastnet Rovers:
Date for your Diary: Fastnet Rovers Annual Camp night will be on Saturday August 12th. Bring the family, pitch your tent, grab some food and have some fun.  

FAI Summer Soccer Camp:
An FAI Soccer Camp will be held at Fastnet Rovers on w/c 7th August. To book a place at the camp log on to www.summersoccerschools.ie

 

Tidy Towns

Duncormick Area Action Group has once again entered this year’s Tidy Town’s   Competition with judging from June-August. We are appealing to everyone to help us in obtaining better results this year and be proud of our village. We would also like to ask everyone to use the litter bins provided in the village.

 

Patron Dates
Monday 7th August Killag at 7 o'clock
Monday 7th August Kilcowan at 8 o'clock
Tuesday 8th August Duncormick at 7o'clock
Tuesday 8th August Ambrosetown at 8o'clock
Sunday 13th August Rathangan old cemetery after 11o'clock mass
Tuesday15th August Rathangan new cemetery at 2 o'clock
Please note there will be a collection in Killag and Rathangan old cemeteries to help fund the cost of maintenance during the year. Thank you.

 

Rathangan Cleariestown Local Notes 01/08/2017

Community Lotto
There was no winner of last week’s jackpot of €3,400. The winning numbers were 5, 10, 28 and 32. There were four match three winners – Each receiving €100 each. The Match three winners were Paddy Devereux, Mai Roche, Julia Walsh and John Roche. The next lotto draw will be held on Tuesday 1st August 2017 and the Jackpot now stands at €3,600.

 

Charity Drive

A Charity Drive in aid of Wexford Hospice Homecare will take place on Sunday the 13th August at 12.30pm, from Ballymagyr, Duncormick.

For more information contact Paddy on 086 3344815.

 

Ambrosetown Patron

The annual patron will be held in Ambrosetown, on 8th August, at 8pm.  Thank you to Cllr Michael Whelan for his ongoing help and advice and in matters concerning the graveyard, to Eoin and John Harpur of Wellington Bridge for manufacture of a new gate to the Graveyard, also to Wexford County Council for financial assistance for our new gate, finally to Father Cahill and Rathangan Parish Council, for continuing to maintain the graveyard.   

 

McCall’s Cottages

This week-end sees the practical completion of our 7 McCall's Cottages in Rathangan. The homes will be open for general public viewing after the Patron on 15th August from 3 to 5pm. The homes are not yet fully let so we are still open for inquiries and interest from anyone considering a move. Further information from members of the committee or at the parish hall or call Willie at 0868106672.


Fastnet Rovers:
Date for your Diary: Fastnet Rovers Annual Camp night will be on Saturday August 12th. Bring the family, pitch your tent, grab some food and have some fun.  

FAI Summer Soccer Camp:
An FAI Soccer Camp will be held at Fastnet Rovers on w/c 7th August. To book a place at the camp log on to www.summersoccerschools.ie

 

Tidy Towns

Duncormick Area Action Group has once again entered this year’s Tidy Town’s   Competition with judging from June-August. We are appealing to everyone to help us in obtaining better results this year and be proud of our village. We would also like to ask everyone to use the litter bins provided in the village.

Patron Dates
Monday 7th August Killag at 7 o'clock
Monday 7th August Kilcowan at 8 o'clock
Tuesday 8th August Duncormick at 7o'clock
Tuesday 8th August Ambrosetown at 8o'clock
Sunday 13th August Rathangan old cemetery after 11o'clock mass
Tuesday15th August Rathangan new cemetery at 2 o'clock
Please note there will be a collection in Killag and Rathangan old cemeteries to help fund the cost of maintenance during the year. Thank you.


Team Photographs

If you have St. Anne's GAA Club Team Photographs from underage to adult on your Laptop, Computer or SD Card, Jim Berry would be very grateful if you could contact him on 087-7619812 or e-mail them to him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  If you intend on e-mailing them to Jim; the Year, Age Group and the names of the players would need to accompany the photographs.

 Keep Fit - TRX Classes & Pilates Classes

TRX Classes take place in the Club House every Monday and Wednesday evenings @ 6.30pm and Tuesday and Friday mornings @ 9.30am.  For further details please contact Kevin Cogley on 086-3656233. Pilates Classes take place in Baldwinstown Hall on Tuesday evenings from 7.15pm to 8.15pm.  Bring a mat, towel and drinking water.  Cost is €9 and it is recommended to book a place. For further details please contact Theresa White on 089-4620552

 

Diocese of Ferns

Camino de Santiago Pilgrimage

Calzadilla de los Hermanillos to Ponferrada

16th - 23rd August 2017

€517.00 inc. Flights, Private Bus Transfers in Spain, Accomodation and Insurance

Director: Fr. Roger O'Neill (New Ross) 0879451264

Chaplain: Fr. James Cullen (Wexford)

2 places available!

 

Booking: O'Leary Travel Ltd. 053 9233178

 

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