Yearly Archives: 2016

BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael BurkettCOPY

COPY: BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 27.12.2016 COMMUNITY GAMES: Presentation Evening 2016, on Thursday 29th December between 3-5 pm we invite all our children with their parents to Flahive’s Bar to celebrate our very successful year. All children who received a Medal either County,Munster, or All Ireland are asked to come along with their parents on which […]

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BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett

COPY: BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 19.12.16 COMMUNITY GAMES 2016: Presentation Evening 2016, on Thursday 29th December between 3-5 pm we invite all our children with their parents to Flahive’s Bar to celebrate our very successful year. All children who received a Medal either County, Munster, or All Ireland are asked to come along with their parents […]

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BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett

COPY: BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 12th December 2016 COURSING LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn on Monday 5th December 2016 in the Ballyheigue & District Coursing Club Lotto: 1-9-25-30. Jackpot was not won. The €50 winner was: David Couchman, C/o Kitty. The €25 winners were: Fiona O’Mahony, C/o Macs; David Harris, C/o Kitty, and Jo F.Leen/S.Griffin, […]

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BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett

COPY: BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 5-12-2016 PLEASE NOTE: Thursday 8th December is the feast of the Immaculate Conception: Vigil Mass at 8.00pm on Wednesday evening, and on Thursday morning Mass will be celebrated in St. Mary’s Church at 10.00am. ST. VINCENT DE PAUL: Our local branch of St. V de Paul will hold a Church Gate […]

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BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett

COPY: BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 29-11-2016 “THE FIELD”: The staging of John B. Keane’s famous play “*The Field” *by the Ballyheigue Community Players is causing a seasonal stir in the cultural life of the parish. The handling of the production by their artistic director, Fr. Tom Leane, brings forth lovely nuances of thought and feeling embedded […]

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BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett

COPY: BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 29-11-2016 “THE FIELD”: The staging of John B. Keane’s famous play “*The Field” *by the Ballyheigue Community Players is causing a seasonal stir in the cultural life of the parish. The handling of the production by their artistic director, Fr. Tom Leane, brings forth lovely nuances of thought and feeling embedded […]

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BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett

COPY: BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett VISIT: The Apostolic Nuncio, Most Rev. Archbishop Charles Brown visited Ballyheigue last Saturday 19th November 2016. The programme of Events was as follows: At 11.00am he celebrated Mass in St. Mary’s Church. At 12noon he opened and blessed Gairdín Mhuire at the Holy Well. At 2.00pm Ballyheigue celebrated its […]

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BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett

COPY: BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 14.11.2016 BOOK LAUNCH: The parish missionary book, Going Global for God, will be launched this Saturday 19th November at 2.00pm, The Apostolic Nuncio to Ireland, His Excellency Archbishop Charles Brown, will launch the study of the Missionary Movement. The Programme of Events is as follows: At 11.00am he has kindly accepted […]

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BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett

COPY: BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 7th November 2016 GAA LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn at last Sunday’s Lotto: 1-19-27-29. The Jackpot of €4,550 was not won. Next week’s Jackpot will be €4,600. The two €50 winners were: Mark Stack, Bouleenshere and Luke Bowler, Ballylongane. The €25 winner was Teresa Casey, Ballylongane. NATIONAL GAA CLUB DRAW: […]

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Poem “Rustling Leaves”

COPY: RUSTLING LEAVES Rustling leaves Red, brown, gold Nature’s carpet Spread to behold Sleepy hedgehog Clammy toad Just too slow To cross a road Winding Down Ready to rest Now the Year Has passed her best Longer nights Shorter days Make us all Change our ways A time to pause In our haste As we […]

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