If you have any news or information that you would like to submit in the weekly notes you can contact Rathangan Parish Hall at 051 563039 between 9.30 a.m. and 1.30 p.m. or leave a message. Also you can email your notice to rathanganhall@gmail. com. At the latest all notes must be received by 10 a.m. on Friday Morning.
There was no winner of last week’s jackpot of €13,000. The winning numbers were 23, 24, 33 and 34. There were no matchthree winners. The next lotto draw will be held on Tuesday, August 7, and the jackpot now stands at €13,200.
A special fundraising day will be held on Sunday, August 19, from 11.00 till 5 p.m. at Peadar and Verna Goff’s, Forge House, Harristown, Ballymitty in memory of their son Edward. All money raised will be donated to the N. ICU in Holles St and the SCBU in Wexford. There will be a wide variety of plants and lovely home baking for sale. There will be face painting for the kids and a raffle with lots of prizes too. Hope you can make it.
Jim Berry’s book on the history of Rathangan GAA titled ‘October 2000’ is available in all shops in the parish and beyond including Geelans, Waddingtown, Odlums, Baldwinstown, Sinnotts, Duncormick, Wallaces, Wellingtonbridge, Murphys Euorspar, Taghmon, Bradys, Kilmore Quay, SOS, Book Centre and Byrnes, Wexford town, Nolans bookshop and Centra, New Ross. The book is also available from the author, Jim Berry, Skeeterpark, Cleariestown Phone 053 9139159 or 087 7619812.
PATRON DATES FOR 2018.
Duncormick – Tuesday, August 7, at 7 p.m., Ambrosetown – Tuesday, August 7, at 8 p.m., Rathangan old cemetery – Sunday, August 12, after 11 a.m. Mass, Rathangan new cemetery – Wednesday, August 15, at 2 p.m.
A Charity Drive in aid of Wexford Hospice Homecare will take place on Sunday, August 12, at 12.30 p.m., from Ballymagyr, Duncormick. For more information contact Paddy at 086 3344815.
Last week’s winner was Eilish Furlong winning €115. Next draw Thursday, August 9, in Stafford’s. Thank you for your support.
IWA SHOP VOLUNTEERS
The Irish Wheelchair Association are opening a new shop in Wexford town and we are looking for volunteers. If you would like to join our team we would love to hear from you. Please contact Adrienne at 087 2996926.