Aughrim notes week February 18th

Active Retirement

Annual drama in Rathangan is on Friday February 22nd. Bus will depart Aughrim at 6.45pm. Tickets are €10 plus bus fare. Every Monday we meet in Aughrim for a short walk and coffee afterwards in Lawless’ Hotel. Everyone is very welcome to come along. Yoga is on again next Tuesday at 10.30am.

 Aughrim Rangers
Congratulation to the Aughrim Rangers U14 team for the 2-1 win in the Community Shield final against Ashford Rovers U14 team, held on the Arklow Town Ground on February 16th.

Aughrim Rangers 
Are you looking for a healthy and safe environment for your kids? Join Aughrim Rangers FC and you will find fun, respect, professional coaches, good sport facilities, safe sport environment, well organised training and matches for boys an girls from four years up.  For info Michele and Stephen

Pilates Classes

Pilates classes start back in Aughrim Sports Complex (Rednagh Rd) from next Tuesday evening February 26th. Running from 5.15pm – 6.15pm and 6.20pm – 7.20pm beginners/improvers and all ages welcome! 7 weeks for €70 or drop-in-rate €12. Pilates strengthens core muscles, improves muscle control, flexibility, co-ordination, strength and tone, as well as alignment and breathing. To book your place contact Zara Elkinson on 087 9367474. For more info and to keep up to date like on Facebook at Pilates with Zara.


The numbers 8, 11, 15 and 18 were drawn in this weeks Aughrim Sports club lotto February 11th.  Match three winners were: May O’Neill, Majella O’Shea, The O’loughlin family, Tinakilly and Gerry Keogh, The Gap.  The Jackpot was not won. The jackpot now is €5700.

Introduction to Yoga

An “Introduction to Yoga” workshop will take place in Aughrim Sports Complex on Sunday February 24th 10am – 12pm. This workshop is for anybody who is new to yoga or returning after a long break.  Participants will get a good sense of what to expect in a beginner’s yoga class. Cost – €20. Booking is essential.  Please text/call Yvonne on 0876778733.  Follow on Facebook and Instagram yvonnedoyleyoga

Town & Country Market

A warm welcome to all at Aughrim Town & Country Market, Rednagh Road, every Saturday from 10am-2pm. Enjoy the buzz in the Pavilion Cafe as you catch up with friends over coffee and treats. Delicious brunches and light lunches are also on offer.  Fresh local produce available, including organic fruit and vegetables, locally produced meat, eggs, preserves and fresh home baked bread and cakes. You may even find that special gift from our craft stalls.  Please contact Caroline 086 0865838 for further information.


Church of the Sacred Heart

Lent begins on Ash Wednesday March 6th,  Mass will be celebrated in Church of the Sacred Heart, Aughrim at  Ashes will be blessed and distributed at the Mass.

Our adult team have their first outing of the year in a home game against Eire Og next Saturday February 23rd at 3 pm. Please come along and support these young players as they set out on a new season.

Family Cross
Planning permission has been obtained to erect a cross and all associated ground work in Jim’s Way, Aughrim. This Cross will commemorate the year of the Family and the visit of Pope Francis to Ireland in August 2018.  If anyone would like to make a donation however great or small it can be given to any of the committee members. The committee members are as follows: Christopher Keogh (Kit), Mona Dillon, Willie O’Loughlin, Terry Doyle, Bill Quigley, Teresa Byrne (Londis), Kay Leeson and Hugh Doyle. It is hoped work will begin in March, weather permitting.

Physical Therapist Clinic

John Murphy MIAPT Physical Therapist  clinic is in Aughrim Community Complex on  Thursday’s from 4 – 7pm.  For appointments phone 040466168 / 0868545157  / 0851620301

Notes Deadline
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