Direct from Durrow
DURROW REMINISCING GROUP: A book with 200 pages of Photographs spanning almost 100 years of Durrow and Cullohill memories including ICA, Hurling, Camogie, Soccer, School to mention but a few. Books for sale €25 each or two for €40. Please text or call Tom on (087) 2936531 or Kathleen on (086) 8263368 for further information.
IRISH DANCING CLASSES: Irish Dancing for boys and girls of all ages are held in Cullohill Community Centre every Thursday from 5.00pm and Johnstown every Tuesday from 3.30pm. For further information contact Anne Flood on (087) 9049644.
CONCERT: A fundraising Concert in aid of Laois Down Syndrome and the Lourdes Invalid Fund featuring Mr Paddy O’Brien and Guests will be held in St Canice’s Church, Clough, Ballacolla on this Sunday 17th September. Doors will open at 7.30pm with the concert starting at 8pm. Tickets available for €15. For information phone Helen McEvoy on (087) 6962140 or Betty Ryan on (087) 6796077.
THE BEGADON FORGE: The Historical Heritage Visit Booklet can now be bought in locally in Lawlor’s Gala, Daybreak and Bob’s Bar. Price €2 each or three for €5.
ST VINCENT de PAUL: Anyone looking for help can contact us on (087) 3476012.
WHIST: Killermogh Whist Drive will resume on Thursday, September 28th at 8.30pm in the Parochial Hall, Cork Rd, Durrow. All are most welcome to come and enjoy a nice friendly game of Whist.
SCOIL RINCE KATRINA: Irish Dance Classes continue in Ballyouskill Parish Hall on Mondays with beginners classes from 5.30pm to 6.30pm and advanced classes from 6.00pm to 7.15pm. All ages are most welcome. For more details please contact Katrina Sheeran on (085) 7606866.
LIVE WEATHER DATA: Up-to-the-minute local weather conditions for Durrow are available online at www.laoisweather.com which includes day-to-day records going back to 2008.
LSCPA RESCUE – URGENT APPEAL: We desperately need Dog Fosterers, we are full beyond our limit and cannot take in anymore dogs, unless we get more fosterers. We supply everything and cover all veterinary costs. If you can help, contact our Dog coordinator on (086)4169559.
CULLOHILL COMMUNITY CENTRE: Progressive 25 Card Games are held in the hall every Sunday night at 8.30pm sharp followed by tea and sandwiches. Please support!
CULLOHILL-DURROW FLOWER AND GARDEN CLUB: Please note change of date for Christmas Gala with Oliver Lawlor to the 11th of December at 8pm.