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Aughrim notes week August 31st

Aughrim Sheep Breeders

Aughrim Sheep Breeders will hold their Annual Sale on Friday, 4th September in Carnew Mart.

Due to current circumstances there will be no Show aspect to the day. Sheep will be penned and sold in the usual Class format.

For Entry forms or further information, contact Alan Kinsella on (087) 2792157/alantkinsella@gmail.com or   Carnew Mart on (053) 942 6234

Community Volunteers

Aughrim community volunteers meet every Friday evening at 6 pm. at Tinakilly Bridge.  New volunteers are always welcome. Come along for a chat and maybe a little work.

The work schedule for this week is Cleaning and maintenance of railway bridge, Maintenance of Jim’s Way, Finish rockery and works in St. Martin’s Drive, Proposed wild garden at Mason’s Well, erection of signs at each end of Jim’s walk stating “scenic walk ahead “.  Covid19 recommendations strictly adhered to. 

A raffle with a difference to raise funds for materials and equipment needed for the upkeep of the town will be held on Saturday September 25th.  Tickets limited to one thousand are on sale now with a prize fund of €900.

Lotto

The numbers: 7, 11, 12 and 27 were drawn in this weeks Aughrim Sports club lotto on Monday August 24th The jackpot was not won.

Match three winners were: Christy & Aine, Mickser and Bernie Keogh. The jackpot is €3600.  People now have the facility to do the Aughrim Sports Club lotto online.  Just go to Aughrim Sports club lotto and take it from there.  

The weekly lotto supports Aughrim Camogie Club, Aughrim GAA club, Aughrim Rangers Soccer club and Aughrim sports complex.

People who support the weekly lotto are lending support to the local sports clubs who are very much part of the community.

Town & Country Market

While we have all been enjoying the recent relaxation of some of the restrictions of late, it is now more important than ever to continue to keep the safe distances & wear face covering into the future to enjoy the beautiful Organic fruit & vegetables, fresh country baking, oven fresh artisan breads, savoury pastries biscuits & eggs & all the crafts jewellery , wood turning & recycled bags , mats Quilts etc available every Sat morning at Aughrim Town and Country Market. 

The market is open every Saturday from 10-2 in the Pavilion, Rednagh Road.  Contact 086/0865838 for further details. 

Notes Deadline

Please note change of email address.  Items to be included in the Aughrim notes should be emailed to aughrimnotes@gmail.com before 8 p.m. on Sundays.  Do not send attachments.

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