Durrow News Roundup

Durrow News Roundup


Readers: Sunday Mornings: August 9th: Declan Phelan; August 16th: Liam Phelan; August 23rd: Gearoid Ryan; August 30th & September 6th: Deirdre Moore. Saturday Evenings: August 8th: Martin Lawlor; August 15th & 22nd: Catherine Freeman; August 29th & September 5th: Ann Vaugh.
August Church Cleaning Rota: Maeve Thornton, Eileen Keenan, Brigid Traynor and Angela Drennan.
Ministers of the Eucharist – August: Saturday Evenings: Kate and Mary Doogue; Sunday Mornings: Sheila Finnegan and Padraig Walshe.

SYMPATHY is extended to the Dunphy family, Durrow and the Begadon Family Aughmacart, Cullohill on their recent bereavements.


The aim of the Group is to lessen social isolation and enhance the quality of life. If you are feeling isolated, lonely and need a friend to talk to please contact Pat on (086) 8096693. This service is totally confidential and we will not in any way interfere with your lifestyle, or get in the way of you doing the things you have to do every day. Your visitor will drop in just for a friendly chat, to talk about the things happening in your area, things hitting the national headlines, or anything else you would like to chat about.
The relationship is a voluntary one on both sides. The Befriender is there to provide some form of    regular, practical assistance and support. If you feel we can be of help to you or would like to find out more about this service do not hesitate to contact us on the above phone number.


The committee wish to remind residents to continue to keep your own areas swept and litter free, also to help with the watering of flower beds, hanging bags etc… that are in your area over the coming weeks. The committee wish also to thank Paddy Quinn and the FÁS Team for their hard work in the community. So keep up the good work, your efforts are very much appreciated by the Tidy Towns committee, local residents and visitors alike.