Ballybricken/Bohermore Oct 5

Condolences: Sincere sympathies to the Peggy Murnane, on the recent death of her bother Patrick O’Grady.

Condolences: Sincere sympathies to the Peggy Murnane, on the recent death of her bother Patrick O’Grady.

Congratulations: Congratulations to Mossy Kirby on his win in the Mackey Draw recently.

Exposition and Novena: Exposition and Novena continues in both churches in the parish as follows: Ballybricken: Novena at 7.30pm on Monday, Exposition on Tuesday, 3pm – 10pm; Bohermore: Exposition on Thursday, 5.30pm – 7.30pm and Novena at 7.30pm after Exposition.

GAA Lotto: Draw held on 23 September: There was no winner of the Jackpot this week. Numbers drawn: 5, 7, 9 & 23. Lucky dip winners: Ann O’Reilly, Tom O’Rourke, Pat Barry & John O’Donnell. Jackpot now €4,300. Tickets can be purchased from promoters, Scanlons shop or online at www.ballybrickenbohermoregaa.ie

Do This in Memory Programme: This is a parish-based preparation programme for First Eucharist. We look forward to our 28 little children participating with their parents/guardians/families in preparation for this very special day in their lives – First Holy Communion in the coming weeks. Parents/guardians of these children will have received a letter in connection with a special meeting regarding the above.

Health Care Training Programme for Women: The aim of the initiative is to buld up skills of women and provide them with a recognised FETAC Level 5 qualification in Health Care that will cover two modules of learning: Care Skills, Occupational First Aid, One to One Career Planning, Profile Analysis, Wellness and Recovery Action Planning. The course will take place in Doon. For further information contact Anisa at Ballyhoura Development on 063- 91730.

Lucozade Sports Crusade: The club is taking part in the “Lucozade Sports Crusade” and club members are asked to collect bottle caps from lucozade sports drinks bottles, these caps can be redeemed for sports goods. Full support and participation appreciated.

Community Radio: East Limerick Community Radio is holding a fundraiser draw with €2,000 in prizes including a first prize of €1,000. Tickets are €5 each and will be on sale throughout East Limerick in the coming weeks and are also available from all station presenters and volunteers. For further information contact John McCarthy on 087 2746299.