BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett
BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 1-11-2017
DEATH: The death occurred on 25th October 2017 of John Cantillon, St.
Patrick’s, Upton, Lota and Ballyheigue beloved son of Paddy and Mary
Cantillon. Sadly missed by his parents, sisters Bridie Anne and Mary,
brother Larry and residents at St. Patrick’s, Lota, relatives and friends.
Prayer service on Thursday evening in Lota Church. Funeral Mass in St.
Mary’s Church, Ballyheigue on Friday. Burial afterwards in the adjoining
FIRST FRIDAY COMMUNION CALLS to the elderly will take place on Thursday 2nd
November and Friday 3rd November beginning at 1.30pm. Please inform
relatives and friends.
CHARITY NIGHT: Anne Dillane and Mona O’Riordan will hand over the proceeds
of the sale of their CD Blue Moons and Roses (€11,000) to the two
charities: The Kerry/Cork Health Link Bus & Pieta House (each receiving
(€5,500) in O’Regan’s Lounge, Ballyheigue on Friday night, 3rd November
9.00pm. Music: The Premier Blue Boys. A raffle will also take place. All
DECEASED OF PAST YEAR: On Friday 17th November at the 7.30pm Mass in St.
Mary’s Church we will prayerfully remember all those who have died during
the past year. Relatives are asked to collect a candle from members of the
Liturgy Group at the front door on their way in. At the start of Mass the
Priest will ask them to bring the candle to the altar where it will be lit
in remembrance of their loved one. If you would like to remember others
who died since last November outside of the Parish, please hand in their
names during the week to the Parish office. Please note also there is a
letter box on the front door of the Presbytery for your convenience.
Please see notice board in St. Mary’s Church regarding Annual November Mass
for Patients in Kerry University Hospital, Monday 6th November, 7.00pm.
ROSARY OF REPARATION TO OUR LADY OF FATIMA: Will be recited in the Grotto
at 3.00pm on Saturday 4th November. All very welcome.
THE GYM is now opening from 6.30am-7.30am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
until December 8th. Get the pump going! Visit our Facebook Page for more
After a very successful ‘Zumba Dance Fitness’ Class on Tuesday the 24th October
Natalie will take a break for the Mid-term and return on Tuesday the 7th
November @ 9.30am, and Friday 10th November @ 7pm and will run for 6 weeks
until 15thDecember. Not a class to be missed.
Birthday Parties are running again at the Community Centre!! Please call
066-7133837 for more info.
You can get in touch with the Community Centre on 066-7133837 or visit our
Facebook Page, Ballyheigue Community Centre where you will find lots of
interesting things for the coming months.
COURSING LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn on Monday 23rd October in
the Ballyheigue & District Coursing Club Lotto: 5-10-17-27. Jackpot was
not won. The €50 winner was Angie McElligott, C/o Pat. The €25 winners
were: Tim Nolan, C/o Macs; Catherine Guerin, C/o White Sands and Donna
Nelan, C/o Christina. Next week’s Jackpot €7,800.
GAA LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn at last Sunday’s GAA Lotto:
7-11-15-19. The Jackpot of €7,050 was not won. Next week’s Jackpot will
be €7,100. The two €50 winners were Aisling Cronin, Caherulla and Joan
Galway, Mountway. The €25 winner was Amy O’Halloran, Bouleenshere.
UNDER 15s: The Tom Healy Under-15 hurling tournament continues this Friday
evening. Ballyheigue will play St. Brendan’s in the group section at
7.00pm. The semi-final and Final will also be played on Friday evening.
All games will be played at Abbeydorney.
BALLYHEIGUE PLOUGHING MATCH: Ballyheigue’s ploughing match takes place
next Sunday 5th November at the Rectory field, Buncurrig. Starting at
11.30am sharp. Everyone welcome.
Scoil Chriost Ri Drumnaucurra are holding a Bingo Fundraiser in The Forge
Bar Causeway on Sun Nov 19th at 2pm. €200 jackpot to be won. Raffle also.