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Week Ending 29th January                                           www.ballylanders.com

SUNDAY 29th January 2023 – Fourth Sunday In Ordinary Time

Anniversary:

Dan Ryan – Main Street.

Candlemas Day Thursday February 2nd:

Next Thursday February 2nd is the Feast of the Presentation of The Lord.

Feast of Saint Blaise Friday February 3rd:

Next Friday February 3rd is the Feast of St Blaise and the blessings of the throats.

New Mass Times Starting Next Weekend:

From next weekend February 4th Mass in Ballylanders on Saturday nights will be at 7.30pm the whole year round

Mass on Sundays will be at 10am the whole year round 

Children Mass this Sunday January 29:

at 10 am.  Children can bring their toys.

Clergy Collections:

Many thanks for your generosity to the recent collections.

Lotto Winner:

Congratulations to Marie Lane on winning the Lotto spot prize on Thursday January 19.

Church Collections:

Please make cheques out to BALLYLANDERS CHURCH ACCOUNT.  Many thanks .

Ministers Of The Eucharist ~ Saturday 4th February and Sunday 5th February:

7.30pm Saturday 4th February– Jane Tobin and 10am Sunday 5th February – Millie Hanley.

Weekend Mass Times Church Of Assumption Of Blessed Virgin Mary, Ballylanders:

Saturday Mass at 7pm and Sunday Mass at 10am.                                     

Ballylanders Prayer Group and “Mir Ministries Invite You to a “Life in the Spirit Seminar”: 

at Our Lady Day Care Centre Ballylanders.  Commencing on Friday February 17th 2023 at 8.00pm for 6 consecutive Friday nights until Friday March 24th 2023.  All are welcome.  For further information contact Margaret on 087 9091348.  Eircode for Our Lady Day Care Centre V35 HE40.

Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes 2023:

CASHEL AND EMLY

LOURDES PILGRIMAGE

Cashel & Emly Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

17 – 22 June 2023    :           5 Nights

Hotel Agena                          €879 per person

Hotel La Solitude                 €899 per person

Hotel Padou                          €899 per person

Booking Procedure:

All bookings should be made through Joe Walsh Tours at 89 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2.   Bookings are also accepted over the telephone 01-2410800.  

Special Assisted Section:

PLEASE NOTE:   There will not be a special assisted section with medical and care staff this year.   Hopefully this will resume for 2024.   For this year all pilgrims should be able to make the pilgrimage independently or with the assistance of someone accompanying them and taking responsibility for their care.

Charity Bog Walk Two-Mile-Borris:

Clover Bog Walk, 6 km flat walk – Two-Mile-Borris on Monday 6th February St Brigid’s Bank Holiday.  Registration at 10am Bannons Pub with Walk commencing 10.30am.  All proceeds to Lions club and Two-Mile-Borris Community.  Refreshments afterwards 

Vigil in honour of Our Lady of Lourdes

On Friday 10th February 2023 (eve of the Feast Day) in the Cathedral of the Assumption, Thurles. Holy Rosary at 6.30pm, Mass at 7pm and concludes with Adoration from 7.30pm to 8.30pm. All are welcome. 

TOTUS TUUS EUCHARISTIC CONFERENCE 2023:

TOTUS TUUS EUCHARISTIC CONFERENCE 2023 IS LIVE ON RADIO MARIA IRELAND FROM 2PM ON SATURDAY 4TH FEBRUARY.  Speakers include FR. COLUMBA MARY TOMAN OP, FR. PATRICK CAHILL O.J.S.S, FR. PATRICK LAGAN (DERRY DIOCESE), MAURA MURPHY (HOLY FAMILY MISSION).  Radio Maria Ireland can be listened to by downloading the Radio Maria Ireland APP, Saorview Channel 210 or listen live at (01)4373277

Glenstal Retreat:

Glenstal Abbey Limerick Ireland.

Opening to the Divine Light

Exploring the Transfiguration with the Monks of Glenstal 10am to 5pm Saturday 11th February 2023.

Transfiguration of the Lord in the Rule of Benedict – Luke McNamara 

Vox de Nube – Attuning to the Lord in Chant – Senan Furlong 

Transfiguring Encounters in Mosaic and Icon – Luke McNamara 

Liturgy of the Transfiguration and Personal Transformation – Columba McCann 

LUNCH & REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED | SUGGESTED DONATION €70 

events@glenstal.com OR CALL: 061-621005

Prayer Praise Teaching Healing Holy Mass – Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th February 2023:

Guest Speaker Ros Powell commencing at 9.30am both days at Charleville Park Hotel.  Facilitated by Mir Ministries.  Everyone warmly welcome.  Info Pat (087) 2505528, Donal (087) 6179268 or Mary (087) 2898518

Good News – Bonus draw with great prizes!

Thank you so much for your support of the Ballylanders Parish fundraiser lotto, it makes a real difference.    Some good news!  To start the new year, everyone who has a ticket in our fundraiser lotto on 26th January will also automatically have a chance to win one of the great prizes below in a bonus national draw.  This national draw is run by the service provider ‘Our Fundraiser’ and includes all organisations with a ‘Fundraiser lotto’.    PRIZES · A PlayStation 5 Console and the FIFA 2023 game  · A pair of tickets to Harry Styles concert  · A pair of tickets to Michael Bublé concert    
If you already have a ticket for our fundraiser lotto on 26th January 2022, you will be automatically entered into this bonus New Year draw.     If you don’t have a ticket or would like to buy an extra line for our fundraiser lotto, simply go to our fundraiser website: https://www.ourfundraiser.ie/org/ballylanders Once there, log in using the email address and password you used before, click on the ‘Play’ button and follow the steps, it only takes a minute!    If you would like any assistance, we would be delighted to help, and you can contact us by emailing support@ourfundraiser.ie    Please spread the word with family and friends.  Thank you so much, your support makes a big difference.       Our Fundraiser Team  

World Youth Day 2023:

The World Youth Day takes place next August 1st – 6th  in Lisbon, Portugal.  In the past we have sent groups from the diocese to Kraków, Madrid and Sydney.  

“Aged 18-35?  Do you want to be part of the adventure of a lifetime?  Why not travel to Lisbon next August for the World Youth Day?  For more information check out lisboa2023.org or contact Fr Dominic Meehan 085-1111320 and Fr Vincent Stapleton 087-9747933

The Pope’s Monthly Intention – January:

  • January – For Educators: We pray that educators may be credible witnesses, teaching fraternity rather than competition and helping the youngest and most vulnerable above all.

Medjugorje Pilgrimage:

Medjugorje Pilgrimage ex Cork 31st May to June 7th 2023.  Cost €749.00 pps if booked and paid in full by mid-December 5th.  Full price of €849.00 applies after this date.  €200 deposit secures place.  Half board accommodation in Hotel Leone.  Optional insurance €39.00.  Spiritual Director Fr. Ted Sheehan.  Contact Sean O’Shaughnessy 086 2959380 or Joe Walsh Tours 01 2410800. Places limited.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament:

Each Tuesday 10.30am to 11.30am. 

Ballylanders Mass Live Streaming

Please note our Masses from Ballylanders Church are live streamed on Facebook.  No close up images are shown on screen.  The camera is situated directly in front of the altar.

Online Donations To The Parish:

The Diocese of Cashel and Emly has set up an Online Donation facility.  To use it go to the diocesan website www.cashel-Emly.ie and follow the prompts.

RADIO MARIA IRELAND:

Catholic Talk-Radio Station.  Daily 10am Holy Mass, Listen via TV on Saorview – Channel 210; Download our FREE APP – “RADIO MARIA IRELAND”, streaming on www.radiomaria.ie

Peace Prayer Of Saint Francis:

Peace Prayer of Saint Francis

Lord, make me an instrument of your peace;

where there is hatred, let me sow love;

where there is injury, pardon;

where there is doubt, faith;

where there is despair, hope;

where there is darkness, light;

where there is sadness, joy.

O divine Master.

grant that I may not so much seek,

to be consoled as to console,

to be understood as to understand,

to be loved as to love.

For it is in giving that we receive,

it is in pardoning that we are pardoned,

and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.

Amen.

  

An Irish Pilgrimage Guide To The Holy Land: 

Walk in the footsteps of the Holy Family this Christmas: An Irish Pilgrimage Guide to the Holy Land is a new book by Michael Kelly, Editor of The Irish Catholic newspaper which explores the places associated with the life of Christ. Michael, who has led many pilgrimages to the Holy Land, says he hopes the book can also act as an ‘armchair retreat’ for people who cannot travel to the Holy Land bringing the Gospel to life for them. It is available now from all good bookshops, www.columbabooks.com or by calling 01.687.4096 price €16.99/£14.99.

Would You Like To Work As A Health Care Support Assistant?:

The HSE require Community Health Care Support Assistants (formally known as Home Help) to provide care to clients in their own homes in the following South East Community Health Care areas: Carlow, Kilkenny, South Tipperary, Waterford and Wexford. For more information on how you can join the team please check the job search section on www.hse.ie using reference code: SECH22HCSAR. This is a rolling campaign and applications can only be accepted by email using the application form available on www.hse.ie

ALONE Are Urgently Looking For Volunteers To Make Support Calls To Older People:

They will provide training and match the volunteer with the older person.

“ALONE are currently looking for befriending volunteers in your area. Support and Befriending is a supported one-to-one relationship between a volunteer and an older person who has been linked in with ALONE. The ALONE Support and Befriending service provides companionship and practical support to older people who would like extra social contact through a weekly volunteer visit. The Support and Befriending service is designed to reduce feelings of isolation and loneliness, provide assistance to solve everyday problems and enable older people to feel secure at home. Visit www.alone.ie for more details and to sign up.

If you have concerns about your own wellbeing or you are an older person who would like to receive ALONE’s Support & Befriending services, contact ALONE on 0818 222 024 from 8am – 8pm, seven days a week.

COVID-19 Support Line For Older People:

ALONE manages a national support line and additional supports for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).  Professional staff are available to answer queries and give advice and reassurance where necessary.  The support line is open seven days a week, 8am – 8pm, by calling 0818 222 024.

Ballylanders Newsletter:

Please note that the Ballylanders Newsletter is available every Thursday afternoon online at www.ballylanders.com   A new Newsletter will be added there every Thursday.  It is also available on the Ballylanders Community Facebook.  A special thank you to Ballylanders Community Facebook, for providing us the opportunity to show our Ballylanders Newsletter, on their Facebook Page every week.  The Newsletter will be left online at www.ballylanders.com  for 2 weeks where after that date it will be removed from screen and will be available to download if so wished.

Social Dancing at T.O Park:

Social Ballroom Dancing Classes will resumes in T.O. Park on February 7, at 7.30pm. 

Open Meeting In Glenbrohane:

Meeting in Glenbrohane, Venue is The Local Hub. Eircode V35XN95.  Initial meeting to set up Women’s Shed, Men’s Shed, Local Social Group or Active Retirement Association. The date and time of that meeting is Thursday January 26, at 7.30pm.

Ballylanders Gaa Club Notes:

The Bill Fox Memorial Run – 10km Run at 10am and a – 5.5 km Walk / Fun Run at 12 Noon Sunday March 5.  More details to follow shortly.

Glenroe Camogie 2023 Calendar Fundraiser:

Glenroe Camogie will have their 2023 Calendar available at schools and shops for people to take home before long.

The Calendar was part of a successful campaign where businesses in our amazing community got behind the fundraising initiative to sponsor Glenroe Camogie by taking Advert Spaces on the Calendar.

Those businesses that missed out due to over subscription, or any individual, can still contribute to our fundraising efforts by going online to https://glenroegaa.swoofee.com/Pay/#/transaction, where donations are still gratefully received.

There are 2 donation options to select from:

“€50 – Camogie Donation”
or
“€100 – Camogie Donation”

If you are a business, either donation comes with routine advertising on our social media platforms.

If you are an individual, any donation is very much appreciated and welcomed!

Feel free to get in contact with any questions by emailing camogie.glenroe@gmail.com.

Regards.,

Declan Quinn
0863547621
Glenroe Camogie
https://twitter.com/glenroecamogie

Galtee Grinds:

Leaving Cert Maths, Irish, Chemistry, French and Physics grinds.  One to one exam preparation given by experienced teachers/correctors in your own home.  Comprehensive notes, very reasonable price and excellent results.  Phone:  (087) 109 5756 or 087-9810830 link: https://www.facebook.com/greatgrinds

OUR LADY CARE CENTRE IS NOW OPEN:

Our Lady Care Centre is now open and we are looking forward to all our clients returning.

Ballylanders Parent And Toddler Group:

All Groups run from 10am to 12 Noon.

Ballylanders Our Lady Day Care Centre Tuesday 10am to 12 Noon

Lough Gur The Honey Fitz Theatre Tuesday 10am to 12 Noon

Hosptial Family Resource Centre Wednesday 10am to 12 Noon

Caherconlish Millennium Centre Thursday 10am to 12 Noon

Kilmallock Pastoral Centre Friday 10am to 12 Noon.

Groups are facilitated by Hospital Family Resource Centre Parent Support Workers.  The groups cater for all children under 5 years of age, their parents, grandparents and carers.  All the groups provide an opportunity for the children to grow, develop and have fun in a safe stimulating environment while the adults receive individual and group support.  Children and adults participate in child centre activities in a supportive, encouraging and fun way.  A contribution of €3 per family is collected each week.  Please contact Parent Support Workers Michelle and Phil on 061 – 383884 or Michelle 086 – 8888105 and Phil (086 – 7359650) or drop in on the morning.

Ballylanders Parish Fundraiser Online Lotto Draw Result ~ Thursday January 19:

Numbers:                   3, 4, 5, 8.

Jackpot:                     Not Won.

Lucky Dip:                 €25 Winner Marie Lane

Next Jackpot:            €3,450.

Next Draw:                Thursday January 26, 2022 at 8pm.

The money raised goes directly to Ballylanders Parish.  Please support our Lotto.  To join contact / go to www.ourfundraiser.ie/org/ballylanders  Thanking you for your support.

Ballylanders AFC Weekly Lotto Draw Result ~ Monday January 23:

Numbers:                        2, 18, 23, 23

Jackpot:                          Not Won.

Lucky Dip Winners:       1. Tara Ahern c/o Online,

                                      2. Denny McDonnell c/o Ciaran’s

                                      3. Podge O’Halloran c/o Kingdom

Next Draw:                     Monday January 30 at 8pm.

Venue:                           Ciaran’s

Next Jackpot:                 €12,600

Click this link to play online    https://bit.ly/3EuNpwU

Tickets are on sale in local outlets in the village and of course online, follow link to play online https://clubforce.com/search-clubs/?search-term=ballylanders+AFC  Lucky Dip prizes can be redeemed from point of purchase and online winner’s prizes will be in Ciaran’s for collection.  Many thanks for your continued support of our local soccer club. 

Or scan QR code here

Ballylanders Ladies Football Club ‘Split the Pot’ Draw Result ~ Wednesday January 18:

Winner:                     Congratulations to Fifi McCarthy.

Jackpot:                    €117

Next Draw:                Saturday January 28, 2023.  Draw takes place every Fortnight on Saturdays at 10pm.  Thank you for your continued support.

Knockadea National School ‘Share The Pot’ Draw Result – Saturday January 21:

Winner:                     Congratulations to Branka, Anna, Dirk and Sharon a Group c/o

                                 The Hunters Rest

Jackpot:                    €160

Next Draw:                Saturday February 4, 2023. 

Draw takes place every Fortnight at Hunters Rest, Mitchelstown.  Thanks for all your continued support.

Ballylanders GAA Club Fortnightly Lotto Draw Result ~ Tuesday January 24:

Numbers:              9, 10, 19, 22

Winner:                  No Jackpot winner, No Match 3 and No Match 2 winner.

                              5 Lucky Dip winners of €20 each,

                              1. Nora O’Donnell (Online),  2. Dave McDonnell (Online),

                              3. John Dalton,  4. T.O. Flynn,                                          

                              5. Danny and Kathleen Kelly

Next Draw:            Saturday February 4, 2023.

Venue:                   T.B.C.

Next Jackpot:        €2,000

Tickets are available locally or online.   Lucky Dips can be collected at Ballylanders Post Office.  Thanks to you all for your continued support.  The results can also be viewed on Ballylanders GAA Social Media

Ballylanders 45 Card Game Results ~ Wednesday January 18:

Winners – 1st Prize with 10 Games – Moss Hanley and Ger Leahy, Tom O’Callaghan and Theresa Quinn.

Table Prizes – Ger O’Brien and Lucy Cooke, Nellie Elliott and Jim Fox, Frances Fitzgerald and Co.

Raffle – Eddie O’Dea X 2, Mike O’Regan, Moss Hanley, Ger Leahy.

Many thanks for your Support.  Cards every Wednesday night at 8.30pm in The Day Care Centre in Ballylanders.

Parish Newsletter:

Send your emails to coshleanewsletter@gmail.com.  By Tuesday or Wednesday.   All information to be in by 4.00pm on Wednesday, of the week it goes to print please.  You can now view our Newsletter online at www.ballylanders.com.  We can now add pictures to the online Newsletter please send in with your news, you can email us or drop it in and we will do the work for you.  To ensure that the Ballylanders Newsletter can keep running we would like to ask Readers New and Old if they would like to contribute to the running costs.  If this is something you would like to do please see below Account Details, we at Ballylanders Newsletter, would like to Thank You all in advance for your continued support in this, essential community project. 

Account Number:                             65027815

B.I.C.:                                                 MIEUIE21
Sort Code:                                         99-10-62
BAN:                                                   IE82MIEU99106265027815

BALLYLANDERS NEWSLETTER

Week Ending 22nd January                                           www.ballylanders.com

SUNDAY 22nd January 2023 – Third Sunday In Ordinary Time

Anniversaries:

Seamus Murphy – Knocklong Road, Patrick Walsh – Bog Road, Ben and Kitty Martin – Knockadea.

New Mass Times:

From February 4th Mass in Ballylanders on Saturday nights will be at 7.30pm the whole year round

Mass on Sundays will be at 10am the whole year round 

Clergy Collections:

Many thanks for your generosity to the recent collections.

Lotto Winner:

Congratulations to Annette Kiely on winning the Lotto spot prize on Thursday January 12.

Church Collections:

Please make cheques out to BALLYLANDERS CHURCH ACCOUNT.  Many thanks .

Ministers Of The Eucharist ~ Saturday 28th January and Sunday 29th January:

7pm Saturday 28th January – Mary English and 10am Sunday 29th January – Gerard Kelly.

Weekend Mass Times Church Of Assumption Of Blessed Virgin Mary, Ballylanders:

Saturday Mass at 7pm and Sunday Mass at 10am.                             

Ballylanders Prayer Group and “Mir Ministries Invite You to a “Life in the Spirit Seminar”: 

at Our Lady Day Care Centre Ballylanders.  Commencing on Friday February 17th 2023 at 8.00pm for 6 consecutive nights until Friday March 24th 2023.  All are welcome.  For further information contact Margaret on 087 9091348.  Eircode for Our Lady Day Care Centre V35 HE40.

Glenstal Retreat:

Glenstal Abbey Limerick Ireland.

Opening to the Divine Light

Exploring the Transfiguration with the Monks of Glenstal 10am to 5pm Saturday 11th February 2023.

Transfiguration of the Lord in the Rule of Benedict – Luke McNamara 

Vox de Nube – Attuning to the Lord in Chant – Senan Furlong 

Transfiguring Encounters in Mosaic and Icon – Luke McNamara 

Liturgy of the Transfiguration and Personal Transformation – Columba McCann 

LUNCH & REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED | SUGGESTED DONATION €70 

events@glenstal.com OR CALL: 061-621005

Good News – Bonus draw with great prizes!

Thank you so much for your support of the Ballylanders Parish fundraiser lotto, it makes a real difference.    Some good news!  To start the new year, everyone who has a ticket in our fundraiser lotto on 26th January will also automatically have a chance to win one of the great prizes below in a bonus national draw.  This national draw is run by the service provider ‘Our Fundraiser’ and includes all organisations with a ‘Fundraiser lotto’.    PRIZES · A PlayStation 5 Console and the FIFA 2023 game  · A pair of tickets to Harry Styles concert  · A pair of tickets to Michael Bublé concert    
If you already have a ticket for our fundraiser lotto on 26th January 2022, you will be automatically entered into this bonus New Year draw.     If you don’t have a ticket or would like to buy an extra line for our fundraiser lotto, simply go to our fundraiser website: https://www.ourfundraiser.ie/org/ballylanders Once there, log in using the email address and password you used before, click on the ‘Play’ button and follow the steps, it only takes a minute!    If you would like any assistance, we would be delighted to help, and you can contact us by emailing support@ourfundraiser.ie    Please spread the word with family and friends.  Thank you so much, your support makes a big difference.       Our Fundraiser Team  

World Youth Day 2023:

The World Youth Day takes place next August 1st – 6th  in Lisbon, Portugal.  In the past we have sent groups from the diocese to Kraków, Madrid and Sydney.  

“Aged 18-35?  Do you want to be part of the adventure of a lifetime?  Why not travel to Lisbon next August for the World Youth Day?  For more information check out lisboa2023.org or contact Fr Dominic Meehan 085-1111320 and Fr Vincent Stapleton 087-9747933

The Pope’s Monthly Intention – January:

  • January – For Educators: We pray that educators may be credible witnesses, teaching fraternity rather than competition and helping the youngest and most vulnerable above all.

Medjugorje Pilgrimage:

Medjugorje Pilgrimage ex Cork 31st May to June 7th 2023.  Cost €749.00 pps if booked and paid in full by mid-December 5th.  Full price of €849.00 applies after this date.  €200 deposit secures place.  Half board accommodation in Hotel Leone.  Optional insurance €39.00.  Spiritual Director Fr. Ted Sheehan.  Contact Sean O’Shaughnessy 086 2959380 or Joe Walsh Tours 01 2410800. Places limited.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament:

Each Tuesday 10.30am to 11.30am. 

Ballylanders Mass Live Streaming

Please note our Masses from Ballylanders Church are live streamed on Facebook.  No close up images are shown on screen.  The camera is situated directly in front of the altar.

Online Donations To The Parish:

The Diocese of Cashel and Emly has set up an Online Donation facility.  To use it go to the diocesan website www.cashel-Emly.ie and follow the prompts.

RADIO MARIA IRELAND:

Catholic Talk-Radio Station.  Daily 10am Holy Mass, Listen via TV on Saorview – Channel 210; Download our FREE APP – “RADIO MARIA IRELAND”, streaming on www.radiomaria.ie

Peace Prayer Of Saint Francis:

Peace Prayer of Saint Francis

Lord, make me an instrument of your peace;

where there is hatred, let me sow love;

where there is injury, pardon;

where there is doubt, faith;

where there is despair, hope;

where there is darkness, light;

where there is sadness, joy.

O divine Master.

grant that I may not so much seek,

to be consoled as to console,

to be understood as to understand,

to be loved as to love.

For it is in giving that we receive,

it is in pardoning that we are pardoned,

and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.

Amen.

  

An Irish Pilgrimage Guide To The Holy Land: 

Walk in the footsteps of the Holy Family this Christmas: An Irish Pilgrimage Guide to the Holy Land is a new book by Michael Kelly, Editor of The Irish Catholic newspaper which explores the places associated with the life of Christ. Michael, who has led many pilgrimages to the Holy Land, says he hopes the book can also act as an ‘armchair retreat’ for people who cannot travel to the Holy Land bringing the Gospel to life for them. It is available now from all good bookshops, www.columbabooks.com or by calling 01.687.4096 price €16.99/£14.99.

Would You Like To Work As A Health Care Support Assistant?:

The HSE require Community Health Care Support Assistants (formally known as Home Help) to provide care to clients in their own homes in the following South East Community Health Care areas: Carlow, Kilkenny, South Tipperary, Waterford and Wexford. For more information on how you can join the team please check the job search section on www.hse.ie using reference code: SECH22HCSAR. This is a rolling campaign and applications can only be accepted by email using the application form available on www.hse.ie

ALONE Are Urgently Looking For Volunteers To Make Support Calls To Older People:

They will provide training and match the volunteer with the older person.

“ALONE are currently looking for befriending volunteers in your area. Support and Befriending is a supported one-to-one relationship between a volunteer and an older person who has been linked in with ALONE. The ALONE Support and Befriending service provides companionship and practical support to older people who would like extra social contact through a weekly volunteer visit. The Support and Befriending service is designed to reduce feelings of isolation and loneliness, provide assistance to solve everyday problems and enable older people to feel secure at home. Visit www.alone.ie for more details and to sign up.

If you have concerns about your own wellbeing or you are an older person who would like to receive ALONE’s Support & Befriending services, contact ALONE on 0818 222 024 from 8am – 8pm, seven days a week.

COVID-19 Support Line For Older People:

ALONE manages a national support line and additional supports for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).  Professional staff are available to answer queries and give advice and reassurance where necessary.  The support line is open seven days a week, 8am – 8pm, by calling 0818 222 024.

Ballylanders Newsletter:

Please note that the Ballylanders Newsletter is available every Thursday afternoon online at www.ballylanders.com   A new Newsletter will be added there every Thursday.  It is also available on the Ballylanders Community Facebook.  A special thank you to Ballylanders Community Facebook, for providing us the opportunity to show our Ballylanders Newsletter, on their Facebook Page every week.  The Newsletter will be left online at www.ballylanders.com  for 2 weeks where after that date it will be removed from screen and will be available to download if so wished.

Glenbrohane Community Association:

  • Pride of Place this week goes to the Ballygiblin Hurling Team and Management on winning the All Ireland Junior Club Hurling Final on Saturday last in Dublin.  Congratulations and well done to all involved on this wonderful achievement.  Take a bow folks, Ballygiblin ABU.
  • Community Meeting –

Next Community Meeting at the end of January where plans are being put in place for Easter events in the Glen.

Ballylanders Gaa Club Notes:

The Bill Fox Memorial Run – 10km Run at 10am and a – 5.5 km Walk / Fun Run at 12 Noon Sunday March 5.  More details to follow shortly.

Glenroe Camogie 2023 Calendar Fundraiser:

Glenroe Camogie will have their 2023 Calendar available at schools and shops for people to take home before long.

The Calendar was part of a successful campaign where businesses in our amazing community got behind the fundraising initiative to sponsor Glenroe Camogie by taking Advert Spaces on the Calendar.

Those businesses that missed out due to over subscription, or any individual, can still contribute to our fundraising efforts by going online to https://glenroegaa.swoofee.com/Pay/#/transaction, where donations are still gratefully received.

There are 2 donation options to select from:

“€50 – Camogie Donation”
or
“€100 – Camogie Donation”

If you are a business, either donation comes with routine advertising on our social media platforms.

If you are an individual, any donation is very much appreciated and welcomed!

Feel free to get in contact with any questions by emailing camogie.glenroe@gmail.com.

Regards.,

Declan Quinn
0863547621
Glenroe Camogie
https://twitter.com/glenroecamogie

Galtee Grinds:

Leaving Cert Maths, Irish, Chemistry, French and Physics grinds.  One to one exam preparation given by experienced teachers/correctors in your own home.  Comprehensive notes, very reasonable price and excellent results.  Phone:  (087) 109 5756 or 087-9810830 link: https://www.facebook.com/greatgrinds

OUR LADY CARE CENTRE IS NOW OPEN:

Our Lady Care Centre is now open and we are looking forward to all our clients returning.

Ballylanders Parent And Toddler Group:

All Groups run from 10am to 12 Noon.

Ballylanders Our Lady Day Care Centre Tuesday 10am to 12 Noon

Lough Gur The Honey Fitz Theatre Tuesday 10am to 12 Noon

Hosptial Family Resource Centre Wednesday 10am to 12 Noon

Caherconlish Millennium Centre Thursday 10am to 12 Noon

Kilmallock Pastoral Centre Friday 10am to 12 Noon.

Groups are facilitated by Hospital Family Resource Centre Parent Support Workers.  The groups cater for all children under 5 years of age, their parents, grandparents and carers.  All the groups provide an opportunity for the children to grow, develop and have fun in a safe stimulating environment while the adults receive individual and group support.  Children and adults participate in child centre activities in a supportive, encouraging and fun way.  A contribution of €3 per family is collected each week.  Please contact Parent Support Workers Michelle and Phil on 061 – 383884 or Michelle 086 – 8888105 and Phil (086 – 7359650) or drop in on the morning.

Ballylanders Parish Fundraiser Online Lotto Draw Result ~ Thursday January 12:

Numbers:                   1, 2, 5, 12

Jackpot:                     €3,400 Not Won.

Lucky Dip:                 €25 Winner Annette Kiely

Next Jackpot:            T.B.C.

Next Draw:                Thursday January 19, 2022 at 8pm.

The money raised goes directly to Ballylanders Parish.  Please support our Lotto.  To join contact / go to www.ourfundraiser.ie/org/ballylanders  Thanking you for your support.

Ballylanders AFC Weekly Lotto Draw Result ~ Monday January 16:

Numbers:                       4, 10, 17, 19

Jackpot:                         Not Won.

Lucky Dip Winners:       1. Stephen Sheehan c/o Galahues,

                                      2. Shelia Falvey c/o Ciaran’s

                                      3. PJ Moloney c/o Mace

Next Draw:                     Monday January 23 at 8pm.

Venue:                           Ciaran’s

Next Jackpot:                 €12,500

Click this link to play online    https://bit.ly/3EuNpwU

Tickets are on sale in local outlets in the village and of course online, follow link to play online https://clubforce.com/search-clubs/?search-term=ballylanders+AFC  Lucky Dip prizes can be redeemed from point of purchase and online winner’s prizes will be in Ciaran’s for collection.  Many thanks for your continued support of our local soccer club. 

Or scan QR code here

Ballylanders Ladies Football Club ‘Split the Pot’ Draw Result ~ Wednesday January 18:

Winner:                     Congratulations to Fifi McCarthy.

Jackpot:                    €117

Next Draw:                Saturday January 28, 2023.  Draw takes place every Fortnight on Saturdays at 10pm.  Thank you for your continued support.

Knockadea National School ‘Share The Pot’ Draw Result – Saturday January 7:

Winner:                     Congratulations to Roisín Hennessy.

Jackpot:                    €160

Next Draw:                Saturday January 21, 2023. 

Draw takes place every Fortnight at Hunters Rest, Mitchelstown.  Thanks for all your continued support.

Ballylanders GAA Club Fortnightly Lotto Draw Result ~ Saturday January 7:

Numbers:              5, 11, 12, 17

Winner:                  No Jackpot winner, No Match 3 and No Match 2 winner.

                              5 Lucky Dip winners of €20 each,

                              1. Bill Lee,  2. Maureen Browne (Online),

                              3. Mary Murphy,  4. Aine O’Sullivan (Online),                                           

                              5. Anthony and Geraldine Lonergan.

Next Draw:            Saturday January 21, 2023.

Venue:                   T.B.C.

Next Jackpot:        €1,800

Tickets are available locally or online.   Lucky Dips can be collected at Ballylanders Post Office.  Thanks to you all for your continued support.  The results can also be viewed on Ballylanders GAA Social Media

Ballylanders 45 Card Game Results ~ Wednesday January 11:

Winners – 1st Prize with 10 Games – Paddy Quinlan and Eileen Mansell

2nd Prize with 8 Games – Lucy Cooke and Ger O’Brien

Table Prizes – John Crilly and Billy Burke, Denis Wallace and Bridget Fitzgerald, Ger Leahy and Moss Hanley.

Raffle – Geraldine Noonan, Ger Leahy, Eileen Mansell, Seanie Hanley.

Many thanks for your Support.  Cards every Wednesday night at 8.30pm in The Day Care Centre in Ballylanders.

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Parish Newsletter:

Send your emails to coshleanewsletter@gmail.com.  By Tuesday or Wednesday.   All information to be in by 4.00pm on Wednesday, of the week it goes to print please.  You can now view our Newsletter online at www.ballylanders.com.  We can now add pictures to the online Newsletter please send in with your news, you can email us or drop it in and we will do the work for you.  To ensure that the Ballylanders Newsletter can keep running we would like to ask Readers New and Old if they would like to contribute to the running costs.  If this is something you would like to do please see below Account Details, we at Ballylanders Newsletter, would like to Thank You all in advance for your continued support in this, essential community project. 

Account Number:                             65027815

B.I.C.:                                                 MIEUIE21
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BAN:                                                   IE82MIEU99106265027815

Missing Dogs:

Missing believed stolen from the Marsh, Emly on Saturday February 12th 2022 at approximately 2pm.  Mitsy, a Black Scottish Terrier, Female, Spayed  aged 3 years.  Thought Microchipped but no record of it.  Galtee, a Golden Retriever, Male age 6 months, Microchipped    Any Information or Sightings please contact mobile:  Mary 087 – 644 9767 Or Noel 087 – 7736348.  Any information would be greatly appreciated.

Mitsy a Black Scottish Terrier, Female aged 3 years.

Galtee, a Golden Retriever, Male age 6 months.

Mitsy and Galtee – Please Help Us Get Home Safely.

Ballylanders.com website is proudly sponsored by Galtee Grinds

This is an online lotto which will greatly assist with supplementing our parish income which has been so badly affected by Covid 19. All money raised will go directly to the upkeep of the church now and into the future and your support is greatly appreciated.

Anyone interested in joining will be able to sign up online. The weekly option of €2 per line will allow everybody to support us but if you can contribute 3 lines for €5 it would be much appreciated. 

To sign up you will need to go to the website www.ourfundraiser.ie/org/ballylanders

Everyone has a chance of winning and it could be you. Please invite your friends, neighbour’s and family to take part. And keep an eye on the Ballylanders Church Facebook page, our parish newsletter and website for updates on the lotto.