GAA: Best of luck to Bally Ladies junior A football team who travel to kilmallock on this coming Saturday at 1.45pm to take on and hopefully beat a much fancied Kerry side from Tralee town. On the evidence this columnist has witnessed so far we are in for a thriller so come along and lend your support on this historical day for Ballylanders and the surrounding parishes.
On Sunday at 12 noon our minor Footballers take on Kilpeacon in the B County final in Bruff. Again we are asking you to come along and support this young bunch of lads who have been outstanding to date.
Bally AFC Lotto: is now at €11,700 after last Monday night’s draw held in McDermott’s with the numbers drawn being 12, 13, 15, 25 & the lucky dips winner’s being Patrick Quane c\o Mace, Martina Mc Carthy c\o Post Office, Denis Roche c\o Ciaran. A big thank you for your continued support, please buy a ticket €2 at any business in the Village, also 6 monthly prepaid can be purchased for €50, & yearly ticket can be bought for €80, value for money or what, go on take a chance all the monies go towards the running of the club and the beautiful facility that is Castle Park. Fixtures – Junior men’s home on Sunday verses Newport at 2pm.
Progressive 45 at the Day Care:
10games: John Sheehan & Partner, Larry English & Sean Hanley, Peg & Pat Luddy, Moss Hanley & Moss Moriarty, Frances Fitzgerald & Tom O Callaghan.
Raffle: Dinny Morrissey, Seanie Hanley, Lar Henebry (x2)
Table Prizes: Ger Leahy & Jim Murphy, Noel Ryan & Mossie McCarthy, Tom Sheerin & John Lyons, Denny Wallace & Mick Kearney, Jim English & Denny Morrissey.
Death: The death of Peter Healy Church Glen, Ballylanders occurred recently after a long illness bravely borne at a nursing home. Removal took place from Ryan’s funeral parlour to the church of the Assumption Ballylanders. Requiem mass was celebrated by Fr. John O Neill P.P. and his Interment took place in the local cemetery. He is sadly missed by his wife Margi, family, grandchildren relatives & friends, may he rest in peace. Thank you.