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Results from play on Wednesday night of last week as follows: Nancy Sinnott/Breda O`Brien/Kathleen Hayes (top score) Matty Murphy (1st gent) Frances Morris (2nd gent) John Maher (3rd gent) Caitriona Culllen (1st lady) Mai Hackett (2nd lady) Eilish Darcy (3rd lady) Joe Delany (best half gents) Babs O`Neill/Annette Robinson (hest half ladies) Mary Morrissey (last 3 games gents) Mary-Ann Dunne (last 3 games ladies) Ann O`Brien (hatchers) Betty Butler (lowest score) Breda O`Brien, Kathleen Hayes, Kathleen Higgins, Maura White, Polly Maher (raffle)


A fund raising coffee morning for the local 55+ club will be held at Kyle Forge on Saturday, June 23 from 10 a.m. until 1.30 p.m. Produce, cakes, bric-a-brac, jams, plants, books, jumble (clean and washed only) will be on sale. Your generous support would be appreciated.The end of term Mass takes place at the Forge on Tuesday, June 19 at 2 p.m.


Crossabeg/ballymurn GAA club had no winner of last week's lotto Jackpot and no match threes. Lucky dips were Betty Jordan and Deirdre O'leary. The numbers drawn were 2,3,7, and 26. This week's jackpot is €4800.

The junior hurlers play Ferns in the championship on Friday, June 22 at 8 p.m in Monageer.

The U16 footballers play Ballynastragh Gaels at home on Friday, June 22 at 7.30 p.m. The U16 hurlers play The Harriers away on Monday, June 27 at 7.30 p.m and the under 12 hurlers play away against Blackwater on Tuesday, June 26 at 7.30 p.m.


Crossabeg/Ballymurn Ladies football club would like to wish the best of luck to their team competing in the Leinster Junior club league this evening, Wednesday, June 20 at 8 p.m. The team have the home venue so would appreciate your support.


The annual Patron to Crossabeg cemetery takes place on Saturday, June 30 with Mass in the cemetery (weather permitting) at 7.p.m. If you wish to have your deceased family members prayed for, please leave your list in at the local parochial house.


A cake sale and a secondhand book sale will take place in the main hall of Crossabeg school this morning, Wednesday, June 20 at 10 a.m. Refreshments served.


The local soccer clubs annual clean up day takes place on Saturday, June 30 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. All club members and volunteers are needed to give a hand with weeding, painting etc to get the grounds spick and span again.

Please bring along, if possible, paint brushes, weed killer, power hoses, sprayer, strimmer, step ladders, hoes, rags for cleaning etc. It is essential to have the club facilities cleaned up ahead of the summer sports camp which begins the following Monday, July 2.


The Community Games Athletic finals take place in Craanford this coming Saturday, June 23.

All athletes from the local area who have qualified are asked to be in attendance by 9 a.m. for the parade which will be followed immediately by the events themselves. Area Singlets will be handed out by the adults and athletes are asked to wear black knicks, white socks and runners for the parade. Help is also needed from the parents to help take care of the children during the day.