Knockainey.Lough Gur Aug 24

CARDS RESULTS: winners with 12 games Elsie Halvey & Brenda Barry and with 9 games Willie Heffernan & Pat Hayes. Table Prizes; John Leahy & Tommy O’Dwyer, Dano Murnane & Mike O’Dwyer, Kathleen & Liam Roche, John Clancy & Tommy Riordan. Raffle: €50 Michael O’Dwyer, €25 Pascal Noonan, €20 Deirdre Browne, €10 Nora Ryan, €10 Dick Laffan, €10 John Leahy.

CARDS RESULTS: winners with 12 games Elsie Halvey & Brenda Barry and with 9 games Willie Heffernan & Pat Hayes. Table Prizes; John Leahy & Tommy O’Dwyer, Dano Murnane & Mike O’Dwyer, Kathleen & Liam Roche, John Clancy & Tommy Riordan. Raffle: €50 Michael O’Dwyer, €25 Pascal Noonan, €20 Deirdre Browne, €10 Nora Ryan, €10 Dick Laffan, €10 John Leahy.

KNOCKAINEY GAA LOTTO: Numbers drawn were 3, 11, 15, 21. No jackpot. winner. 4 x €20 winners;John McNamara, Ruth O’Connell, Donnacha MacGabhann, Andy Wallace. Seller’s Prize; John O’Riordan. Next week’s jackpot €4000.

CLIONA’S FOUNDATION CYCLE: now in its 6th year will take place on Saturday August 31 leaving from the Honeyfitz Theatre, Lough Gur. With three routes this year including an 8km for family and funsters (fee €25), the organisers have appealed to experienced cyclists with a challenging 90km route (fee €30) and a less arduous 40km route (€30) for leisure cyclists. Following the cycle there’s a BBQ, face painting, music and bouncy castle to keep the entire family entertained. Registration online at www.eventmaster.ie. Sponsorship cards available from Cliona’s Foundation 087 - 188 7700. Pencil the date into your diary !

OPEN EVENING AT LOUGH GUR: Lough Gur Residents are invited to attend the open evening of the newly refurbished Heritage Centre on August 24th from 6pm to 8pm, freee of charge and light refreshments will be served.

KNOCKAINEY AFC: Soccer summer camp. Only one week left to the start of our annual soccer camp from Monday August 19 to Friday 23rd August 2013. The times are from 10am to 2pm daily. Once again we have had great interest in our camp and we would like to thank all the kids and their parents. We are accepting under 6 to under 16 boys and girls. Bookings on 087-6894718.

Knockainey AFC Lotto: There was no winner of the lotto last week which was held in Reardon’s Bar, Holycross last Friday night. The numbers drawn were 9, 17, 21 and 22. Lucky dip winners 4x€20: Aisling McGougan Knockainey, Diarmuid O’Dea Lough Gur, Martin Casey Knockainey & James Leo Holycross. Seller’s prize €20: Jack Lynch The next draw will be held in Moloney’s Bar, Knockainey on Friday 23rd August for a jackpot prize of €4600. Tickets on sale from the usual outlets and also online at www.knockaineyafc.ie

Knockainey Golf Classic: The Knockainey AFC annual Golf Classic will take place on Friday September 6 in Charleville Golf Club. 3 ball scramble costs €120 per team, which includes food at prize presentation. Tee times 2-4.30pm. If you are interested in playing the golf, entering a team, sponsoring a tee box etc please contact 087-9615570. This event proved to be a great success in 2012 with excellent support from local businesses and the local golfing fraternity. Your support will be greatly appreciated.