Published 26/11/2013 | 05:24
The following are the results of the Lotto Draw on November 21. Numbers drawn were - 1, 5, 24 and 26. There was no winner of the €10,400 jackpot. Lucky Dip Winners were as follows: €60 - Mary Doyle, 33 St.
Austin's Terrace, Tullow, €30 - James Smithers, C/o J. Whelan and €20 - A. Byrne, 14 St. Patrick's Park, Tullow. Next week's jackpot is worth a whopping €10,600 and your continued support is very much appreciated
Tidy Towns Awards
Congratulations to the winner of this year's Tullow Tidy Towns Annual Awards. The Best Window Box / Hanging Basket (Business) category winners were - 3rd The Hogan Stand, Abbey Street, 2nd - Murphy Butchers, Church Street and 1st - The Tara Arms, Church Street.
The Best Window Box / Hanging Basket (Residential) category - Highly Commended. - Tom and Marcella Byrne, 21 Hillbrook, 3rd - Jimmy Dunne, 2 Steepleview Crescent, 2nd - Michael Bolger, 17 Templeowen and 1st - Eamonn and Edel Rossiter, 28 Abbey Close. The overall Business Award - 2nd - Quik Pick, Abbey Street and 1st - Riverbank Restaurent, Inner Relief Road.
The overall Residential Garden award - Highly Commended - Johnny and Kathleen Clarke, Tullowbeg; Peter and Kitty Kavanagh, Templeowen; Alan and Margaret Halpin, 9 St. Patrick's Park and Maureen Doyle, 5 Templeowen . 3rd place - Kathleen Brennan, 23 Shroughaun Close, 2nd place - Paddy and Mary Hickey, Tullowland and the 2013 overall Best Residential Garden in Tullow was Michael Maher, 11 St. Austin's Terrace.
Tullow Tidy Towns Committee would like to express its sincere thanks to the 23 entrants in the Residential Garden Competition and compliment them on the very high standard obtained.
Christmas Concert There will be a Christmas Concert in aid of Cancer Homecare at Mount Wolseley Golf Club, Tullow on Sunday, December 15 at 7.00 p.m. (note early time). Featuring Regina Hanley, The Celtic Divas, The Wolseley Singers and Special Guests. Tickets: Adults €10. Children €5.
Ballet Ballet Classes will take place every Thursday in Tullow Parish Centre for those aged 3 to 8 years. Contact Helen on 085 8179291 or email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Tullow Active Retirement Assocation 'Christmas Lunch' will take place in Rathwood on Tuesday, December 10. Contact Forward Steps to book your place. There are two places left for the Christmas Break in Waterford. Contact Margaret on (087) 2772731.
Forward Steps Family Resource Centre, Tullow in association with Carlow County Enterprise board is running a 3 day 'Start your Own Business Program' in Forward Steps. Loads of Social Welfare and Tax Incentives in this year's Budget to encourage start ups. Wednesday 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. starting on November 27. Phone Jacqui McNabb on (086) 8283637.
St. Patrick's GAA
The Annual General Meeting of St. Patrick's GAA Club will take place at Bro. Leo Park on Friday 29th November at 8.00 p.m. Members are asked to show their support for the club by attending the A.G.M. For anyone interested in becoming an officer or committee member please contact Mick on (086) 1225491.
Cycling Club AGM
The first AGM of Mount Leinster Wheelers Cycling Club will be held on Thursday 28th November in The Hunters Rest, Fenagh commencing at 8.00 p.m. All members are asked to attend and new members are very welcome.
P.T.A. at T.C.S.
A Parent / Teacher Meeting for parents of 3rd and 6th year pupils at Tullow Community School will take place on Thursday, November 28 from 1 p.m.to 3.45 p.m. Classes will finish at 11.55 a.m.
Text Alert Launch
Clonmore, Kilquiggan, Ballyconnell 'Text Alert' will be launched in Ballyconnell Hall on Wednesday, December 4 at 8.00 p.m. All members are asked to attend the launch.
Carlow County Enterprise Board and Carlow Local Authorities are delighted to invite you to Carlow's first Senior Enterprise Conference. The Conference is held in the Lord Bagenal Hotel on November 26 from 9.30pm. The conference is free of charge and open to anybody over 50 that is thinking about self-employment or turning a hobby into a start up idea.
Library Carol Service
Tullow Annual Christmas Carol Service will take place on Wednesday, December 11 at 6.00pm in Tullow Library. All welcome. Tea, coffee and treats provided. Tullow Library opening hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 9.45am - 5.15pm and Wednesdays 11.30am - 7.30pm.
St. Anne's Ladies
St. Anne's Juvenile football club (Tullow, Grange and Ardattin) will hold a players meeting for all girls who wish to play U-16 and Minor Football on Thursday, November 28 at 7 p.m at Brother Leo Park. All existing and new players welcome to attend the meeting! Any queries please contact Charlene on (087) 277 6225.
St. Leo's Re-union
Calling all Leaving Certificate students of the year of 1983. We are arranging a 30th year Anniversary. We are planning a Mass in the Convent at 2.30pm and a meal afterwards in the Seven Oaks Hotel. If we get enough numbers we will go ahead with it, time is running short. If you are interested, please contact, Lorna Donohue at email@example.com , Susan Markey at firstname.lastname@example.org or Catherine Murphy at 086 - 1945681 A.S.A.P. It would be great to have a get together after 30 years.
Grange GAA News
There was no winner of last jackpot draw. The numbers drawn were 5-7-8-9. Lucky dip winners were Kieran Hennessey, Coolkenno, and Kelly and Michael Shannon, Duckett's Grove. The Sellers Prize was won by Eddie Kelly, Ballyhacket. The next jackpot draw for €13,500 takes place in The Hogan Stand, Tullow on Wednesday, December 4. Tickets are €2.00 each from any committee member.