Around Portarlington Way
Bingo will continue in Portarlington GAA Centre every Tuesday night at 8.30pm. Over €2,000 in prize money.
URGENT SAFETY ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE PCDA
The Derryounce Lakes committee have been contacted by Bord Na Mona ref the Train Track up on the Derryounce lakes. There have been several people walking along these train tracks which is illegal as the locomotives that still use these tracks have no ability to stop, making this very dangerous. Please please be aware whilst walking up on the Derryounce walks of this safety matter. If you have any questions regarding this you can contact a member of the Portarlington Trails group, the Portarlington Wildlife conservation group or the Derryounce Lakes & Trails group. The Derryounce project is part of the Portarlington Community Development Association.
FRIENDS TOGETHER SOCIAL CLUB
Friends together continue to meet every Tuesday & Friday from 2.30 – 5pm in the Scouts Den, Main Street. Lots of activities planned for the months ahead. Call in for a chat and a cuppa. All very welcome. For more information contact 087-2788472.
PORTARLINGTON CONCERT BAND
Lessons for Beginners and Intermediate has commenced every Thursday from 4.30pm-5.30pmpm & 5.30pm-6.30pm in the former girl’s school Patrick St (now used by the boys NS). Boys & Girls 9+ & enthusiastic adults welcome. Musical instruments provided. If interested contact: Joan Hennessy @ 087-6229172 or Pat Donegan @ 083-8510423.
COMMUNITY TEXT ALERTS
Community Text Alerts is now up and running in Portarlington & Killenard. Forms to sign up to the scheme are available in the Loveport office in the Community Centre or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Ph Love Port office @ 085-8568801 for more information.
BLESSING OF THE GRAVES
Rosary & Blessing of the Graves will take place on Sunday November 5. Blessing will take place in Killenard after the 10.30am Mass & St. Michael’s Cemetery, Portarlington at 3pm.
CREDIT UNION DAY
Portarlington Credit Union invite you to come celebrate International Credit Union Day on Thursday October 19. Refreshments and spot prizes on the day. Call down and meet the team.
Pumpkin Garden is opening Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 October from 5pm to 8pm.
Also Saturday 28 – Monday 30 from 2 pm to 7 pm. All are welcome.
Choose from their large selection of Pumpkins. Free tea and coffee for adults, hot chocolate with marshmallows for children. Beside A & S Meats Main St Portarlington, or call Alan for more details on 087- 9979180.
ARLINGTON SOCCER CLUB
Lotto results for October 3. Winning Letters O-P-W-Y. No Jackpot winner. €25 to each of the following: Noel Foy & Ann Lowry. Sellers prize Noel Foy. Next Jackpot €7,600.
PORTARLINGTON GAA CLUB AND COMBINED CLUBS MEMBERS LOTTO DRAW
Results for October 12. Numbers drawn 7-13-17-19. No Jackpot winner. Jackpot next week €9,400. Results sheets available locally. Tickets available from Burbages, Tynans Butchers, The Railway Bar, Pint O Port, Luttrell Oil, Spar Station Rd or from any committee member.
We welcome all loyal patrons and new patrons of Portarlington Bingo to McCann Park every Tuesday night at 8.30pm. Over €2k in prizes every week.
Results-Midlands Park U17 Championship Semi Final, Portarlington 2-11-Emo Courtwood The Rock 3-13.
Fixtures-U21 Football Championship Sarsfields vs Portarlington on October 20 at 7.30pm at a Venue TBC. U15 Cross Border Floodlit Competition 2B Rd 1 Park Ratheniska vs Portarlington on October 20 at 7.30pm in Park Ratheniska. U13 Football A Competition Ballylinan vs Portarlington on October 22 at 12pm.
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