Rathkeale Jan 25

Croí na nÓg: Rathkeale Community Childcare have spaces for babies aged 4 months upwards and for wobblers aged 12 months upwards.

Croí na nÓg: Rathkeale Community Childcare have spaces for babies aged 4 months upwards and for wobblers aged 12 months upwards.

We are also enrolling for the Free Pre-school year in September 2014. Children aged between 3 years 2 months and 4 years 7 months on 1st September will be eligible. Call to the office or phone 069 63505 to book in your child as spaces are limited each year.

Also check out our Facebook for updates www.facebook.com/RathkealeChildcareLtd.

Congratulations: to Eddie Lawlor, St.Mary’s Park, who celebrated the “BIG 40” on Saturday night in Davy Mann’s Hotel, with family and a large crowd of friends and work colleagues. Music was by DJ Gobby and the catering done by Mann’s was excellent.

Congratulations: to John O’Shea, upper main street, who celebrated his 70th birthday in Rathkeale House Hotel on Saturday, with family and friends.

Congratulations: to Linda and Dennis Madigan on the birth of their son Josh, a brother for Leah.

Celebration of light: for those bereaved by suicide - Church of the Immaculate conception, Newcastle West, on Sunday 26th Janurary at 4pm.

Getting Married: For the church you will need, Baptismal certificate, confrimation certificate and letter of freedom. Fill in the pre-nuptial form with Priest - at least 3 months notice - do the accord marrige preparation course - contact Fr. Cullinan. Please book all weddings with the Parish secretary - Tuesday,Wednesday 10am - 5pm

Marrige preparation courses in 2014 at the accord centre, Newcastle West, Feb 15th, March 22nd, June 7th,sept 6th and Nov 15th from 9am-6pm. For the state contact registrars,Newcastle West - 069-66661

Please pray: for those preparing for the sacraments of Baptism, first Holy communion and marrige and let us remember the starving poor.

In this horrible weather: please visit our senior citizens, especially those living alone. Make sure they are warm, have a cup of tea and a chat with them.

Congratulations: to Nicola Shiels-Hogan, who celebrated her birthday with family and friends in Sullivans bar, main street. It was a surprise 30th birthday party.

Where has RTAG gone: They did a fantastic job all over the town - from one end to the other. When they were in action the town always looked clean and bright. Bring back the R.T.A.G the members are missed and they are badly needed.