Annacurra notes December 14


Bowls Club

Annacurra bowls Club held the finals of the Christmas Turkey Competitions on Thursday 3rd December.

Nancy Linehan won the the Ladies section, Mary Stapleton was Runner Up. Jack Lynch won the Men’s competition and Jimmy Whelan was Runner Up. Congratulations to the four players involved in the finals.

Our members raffle took place during the presentations. The Prize winners were, First: Kathleen McAllister. Second: John Flood. Third: John Byrne. Fourth: Noel Shannon. Fifth: Patricia Cassells, and Sixth: Mary Stapleton, After the presentations we went to The Saltee for our Christmas Party. We wish the new Management (Avril) and staff the very best of luck with their new venture. Everyone present were very pleased with the wonderful food and hospitality etc. we received on the night. As per usual, no Bowls Party would be complete if Noel Shannon was not present. Once again he entertained us with song and music.

The Chairman and committee of the Club, wish all our members a very happy Christmas, and good health and happiness for 2016.This Thursday night 17th December will be our last night bowling until Thursday 7th January.

We are delight to see a few new members join us. Anyone interested in joining, call in to us any Thursday or Sunday Night. Or contact the committee in advance.

45 Card Game

The 45 Card game will take place on Friday night next  December 18 in The Saltee pub, starting at 8-30

Whist Drive

There will be a whist drive in Annacurra Community Centre on Saturday night next  December  19  starting at 9pm.

Gaa lotto

Results for  December 14. No Jackpot  winner . Numbers drawn 5-6-14-20. Match 3 winner; J Flood, Killacloran;Adrian Shannon, Mucklagh; Jamie Shannon; Clone; Nancy Linehan, Aughrim and Eilish Byrne, Aughrim.  Prize money next week €5.950 euro. Draw held in the Saltee on Monday night.


Ballinglen Christmas Lights

The switching on of the Christmas Tree Lights in Ballinglen will take place this Sunday December 20th at 6pm. This evenings festivites will include the blessing of the crib, carol singing and the arrival of Santa refreshments afterwards in Doy

Christmas Whist Drive Results


F. Dowse, K.Poole, G.Power, M. Hannon, M. Gillick, G. Stanley, G. Horan, M. Murphy, D. Stevens, Z. Furlong, H. Hobson, G. Hadden, V.Bailey, M. Byrne, H. Stedman, P. O’Keeffe


Christmas Services

24th December – Kilcommon 7.30pm

25th December – Kilpipe 8.30am, Carnew 10am, Preban 11.30am, Carnew, 11am

27th December – Carnew 11am


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