Rathdrum notes week July 31st

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Lotto Results Tuesday 25th July  2023 

No Jackpot winner


Six match three winner

John McGrath c/o Audrey 

John Cashman c//o online 

Gary Byrne c/o Brenda 

Michelle Byrne c/o online 

Martin Darcy c/o Seamus O Shaughnessy 

Eddie Kelly c/o online 

Thanks for all your continued support 

Next draw Tuesday 1st August at 9pm 

Jackpot Two thousand three hundred euros 

Lotto can be played online by downloading 

the club force app Tickets can also be purchased 

in all the business in Rathdrum 

Senior Hurling Championship Result

 Avondale/Barndarrig senior hurlers made the journey to Echelon park Aughrim to play Kiltegan in the senior hurling championship group four round three match it was a cracking game from the start of the first half to half time and at half time Avondale/Barndarrig were down by two points on a scoreline of Avondale/Barndarrig 1-11(14) to Kiltegan 2-10(16).

In the second half Avondale/Barndarrig  gave a huge effort and came up short against a very strong Kiltegan side  on a scoreline of Avondale/Barnndarigh 1-18(21) to Kiltegan 3-17(26)

The following was the Avondale/Barndarrig  starting panel Mickey O’Toole, Dan Owens, Andrew Kavanagh, Liam Dickenson, Anthony O Toole, Eugene Dunne, Martin Cullen Shane Byrne, Jacques McCall, Jack Manley, James Doyle, Malachy Stone, Torna Mulcroney, Cathal Baker, Paul Gahan 

The following were the subs: Zach Cullen, Ray Nolan, Keith Byrne 

The following were the management team Leonard Byrne(Avondale) Brian Walsh(Barndarrig) Martin Cullen (Barndarrig) 

Physio: Shane Farrar(Avondale)

Intermediate Hurling Championship  Result

Avondale intermediate hurling team played Saint Pat’s on a wet Sunday morning in Echelon park Aughrim.  At half time Avondale were leading on a scoreline of Avondale 1-09(12) to Saint Pats 0-09(9)

In the second half of the match it wasn’t to be for Avondale as Saint Pats extended their lead on a full time score line of Avondale 1-16(19) to Saint Pats 3-17(26)

Junior Football League semi-final result 

No joy for the Avondale junior football team in the league semi-final against Dunlavin last Thursday night at the Wicklow gaa centre of excellence Rathdrum on a beautiful sunny evening. 

The Avondale junior footballers had load of chances to get to the league final it wasn’t to be for Avondale as they exited the league. 

The full time score was Avondale 2-07(13)to Dunlavin 2-10(16)

Next up for Avondale is the Championship 

Avondale Gaa Fundraiser

Avondale gaa club are holding a scrap Saturday fundraiser on Saturday 5th, Sunday 6th and Monday the 7th August from 8am onwards on the three days at the sports complex in Rathdrum.

The following are items that are allowed.

Aluminium, car and tractor batteries, bicycle (tyres), fencing wire, biscuit tins, fireplaces (steel), boilers, gas cookers, brass, gas heaters, coal buckets, goal post(metal), copper wire, go karts (no tyres) clothes lines, golf irons,  dishwashers, ironing boards, drink can (clean), Kettle (not plastic) electric cookers, electrical cable, oil tanks(steel), empty food cans(clean) and radiators. 

All scrap will be accepted but no tyres. Contact Seamus O Shaughnessy on 086 8762947 or Browyn Walsh on 086 3249278 for information. 

Avondale Gaa Fixtures 

For all Avondale gaa club fixtures both adult and juvenile Check the sports section of the the Wicklow People newspaper for times dates and venues of matches. 

Rathdrum Rugby Club 

Rathdrum Rugby Club introduction to Rathdrum R.F.C.  Are you over eighteen and want to give rugby a try Rathdrum men’s team are recruiting. Meet existing players and coaches at an informal training session and BBQ on the 10th August at 7.30pm at Rathdrum rugby club. 

Rathdrum Rfc Family Fund day will be held on Saturday 12th August 2023 from 2pm to 5pm at Rathdrum Rugby Club grounds. Join us for an afternoon of family fun and a chance to meet the coaches that are involved with Rathdrum rugby club. 

Tea/Coffee After Mass

On the second Sunday of every month Tea and Coffee will be available at the back of the church after 11.30pm mass. Please stay for a cuppa and a chat.  

Dublin Diocesan Pilgrimage To Lourdes 

Dublin diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes next September departing on the 5th and 7th September

from 859 euros per person sharing.

The pilgrimage is be lead by archbishop Dermot Farrell. 

See notice in porch door in the church for more details or contact Joe Walsh tours on 01 2410800 or info@joewalshtours.ie 

Rathdrum Parish 

Fr Doyle is looking for Parishioners who might like to promote the associate membership  of the Diocesam pilgrimage of Lourdes. 

What this would entail is handing out associations cards to the parishioners at weekend masses and enroll them with the association.

Please let Fr Doyle know if you would like to undertake this role. 

If donations are received the money goes towards helping sick pilgrims to go to the  Diocesan pilgrimage who otherwise may not be able to afford the cost. 

Whatever donation you give will be greatly appreciated. 

Famine Graveyard Mass 

Famine graveyard mass will take place at the famine graveyard in Rathdrum on Thursday 27th July 2023 at 7.30pm All are welcome to attend this mass. 

Masses For The Month Of August 

Sunday 6th August Greenane at  1015am 

Sunday  13th August Clara Vale at 9.00am 

Sunday 20th August  Greenane at 10.15am 

Sunday 27th  August Clara Vale at 9.00am 

In Rathdrum Church Saturday vigil mass at 6.00pm and Sunday mass at 11.30am.

Also mass on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 9am

And Eucharis service at 9am on Tuesday. 

Prayer Service And Rosary at Ballykine (Whaley Abbey)

A prayer service and rosary will take place in Ballykine (Whaley Abbey) on Wednesday the 2nd August 2023 at 7.30pm.

All are welcome to attend. 

Pilgrimage To Medjugorje

Maura and Michael Heffernan are organising a pilgrimage to Medjugorji from the 4th to the 11th October next if you would like to be a part of the pilgrimage you can contact Marian Pilgrimage on 01 8788159 or Maura and Michael. The cost of the pilgrimage is seven hundred and ninety five euros per person.

Clara Vale Summer Fair

Clara Vale Summer fair on the 20th August at 1.30 

The committee are looking for items for their stalls including cakes,books, plants, home produce, firewood and new items 

There will also be a bottle stall lucky dip hidden treasure raffle and novelty stalls contact 087 9292605 or 087 6895033  

Roundwood Scouts 

Anyone know of anyone in the Roundwood and Laragh and Glendalough area interested in joining the Roundwoods scouts group. 

The 17th Wicklow Roundwood scouts need your help to avoid permanent closure.   

Contact cillmhantain.cc@gmail.com or ring 086 8554262 for more information  

Bates Nua Restaurant Rathdrum

Bates Nua Restaurant is nestled down a quiet cul de sac at the back of the Cartoon Inn on the main street of Rathdum.  Bates nua restaurant is under new management since the end of May 2023.

The following are Bates Nua Restaurant opening hours.

Monday and Tuesday, Closed 

Wednesday and Thursday  opened from 5pm to 9pm Friday opened from 4pm till 9pm Saturday opened from 1pm till 9pm  and Sunday opened from 1pm till 8.30pm. Contact address is Bates Nua Restaurant 3 Market Street Rathdrum, Co Wicklow A67AK15

For booking a table for a meal ring 0404 72337 or email batesresturantrathdrum@gmail.com  for table reservations  or follow us on facebook or instagram. 

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