COMMUNITY COUNCIL LOTTS DRAW: The jackpot was not won. The numbers drawn were 6, 9, 10 and 23. The lucky dip winners were Mrs. B Edwards, c/o J McCarthy, Mary Wilmott c/o N Allen, Jim Donoghue (Church Street) c/o A Goggin, May Sheehan c/o Post Office, Rian Hallinan c/o N Allen. Next weeks jackpot is â‚¬2,100 and the venue is Kennedyâ€™s
ASKEATON GAA LOTTO DRAW: The jackpot was not won. The numbers drawn were 03, 05, 16, 20. The Lucky Dip winners were Pat Gleeson c/o Dick Costello, Lillian Blackwell c/o Kevin Sheahy, Kitty Oâ€™Kane c/o Kevin Sheahan, Michael Sheahan c/o Kevin Sheahan, promoter prize Dick Costello. Next weeks jackpot â‚¬7,600 and the venue is Cagneyâ€™s Bar
CONGRATULATIONS: Askeaton/Ballysteen Bord Na nOg and all his team mates would like to congratulate Paul Oâ€™Shaughnessy on winning the All Ireland Under 13 sprint championship in Athlone.
TIDY TOWNS: You may have noticed some new bins recently installed around the town. Generously donated by Rusal Aughinish and refurbished by community employment personnel, they look really well.
Sincere thank you to all concerned, letâ€™s hope the passers-by use them.
LIMERICK YOUTH COMMUNITY GAMES COMMITTEE: The Limerick Youth Community Games Committee is organising a sponsored climb of Croagh Patrick on April 21. This is in aid of both Headstrong (the national centre for youth mental health) and the Limerick Youth Community Games. Support for the climb and the climbers is needed to ensure funds are raised for these two very worthy causes.
To obtain sponsorship cards please contact Sarah Oâ€™Meara on 0851141609 or donations can be made online via www.limerickcommunitygame.com/youth
UNDER 14 HURLING FEILE NA NGAEL: Limerick is hosting feile Na nGael this year and we are very lucky to be involved in this huge sporting event both at County and Club level, feile Na nGael will be held over the July 5,6 and 7 2013. At the moment, this is still in the planning phaseand there will be more details to followbut put the date in your diary.
PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORJE: Askeaton/Ballysteen Parish are organising a pilgrimage to Medjugorje for September 14, 2013. 7 nights inclusive, flying from Shannon. Fare â‚¬689, accompanied by spiritual director. inquiries to Josephine Kiff 061 392579, Caroline Sheahan 061 392125 and Pauline Scanlon 061 392454