9th January 2019
ST. MARY’S CHURCH NEWS
Mass will be celebrated on Saturday 12th January at 6.00 p.m
The Abbeydorney/Kilflynn care group held its Christmas Party on Sunday 9th December in Ballyroe Heights Hotel, Tralee. Over 80 people had a wonderfull meal and the music was provived by Ann and Maria . The commitee would like to thank all who donated a spot prizes that made the afternoon enjoyable for our senior citezens of the parish.
The Abbeydorney/Kilflynn care commitee would like to thank the Teachers, Pupils, Staff and Parents of Abbeydorney, Kilflynn and Killahan National Schools for supporting our Jersey day. A big thank you.
CROTTA U-21 VICTORY SOCIAL
There is great demand for Crotta hurling club Annual Social Tickets.
The Social will be held on Saturday 12th January in Ballyroe Heights Hotel, Tralee.
The victories U-21 hurling panel will receive their County Championship medals from special Guest Former Tipperary goalkeeper Brendan Cummins after the Four-course meal. As usual the club’s hall of fame award (Matt Stack and P J Stack Memorial Trophy) will be presented. The Club Hurler of The Year will receive the Dick Parkinson Memorial Trophy, and The Sam Hilliard Memorial Trophy will be presented to The Club Person of The Year. The minor hurler of the year will received The Monty McElligott Memorial award,the intermediate player of the year will receive the Maurice Egan Memorial award and the U-21 player of the year will receive the Diarmuid Galvin Memorial award. Music on the night will provided by Big Jim. Tickets @ €25 are available from: Parker's Pub, Kilflynn, Herbert's Bar and Shop, Kilflynn and from Crotta Chairman Paddy Weir.
A bus will operate on the night from Kilflynn village to Ballyroe at 7.30p.m sharp and home afterwards. The bus fee will be €3 to Ballyroe and €5 home to the door within the Parish.
So don’t miss an opportunity to catch up with friends, enjoy wonderful food and entertainment and join us all to commemorate our players – a memorable night guaranteed.
NEW YEARS DRAWS RESULTS
The following are the Parker’s Pub New Year’s draw results:
1st PRIZE €500: Bill O'Sullivan, Ballinacartin, Knocknagoshel,
2nd PRIZE, €250: Dan McCarthy, Knockbrack, Kilflynn.
3rd PRIZE, €150: Faye Fitzmaurice, Beenreigh Abbeydorney
4th PRIZE, €50: Anne Maire McGrath, Upper Tullig, Kilflynn.
5th Prize, €25: Seamie Quilter,Leam, Kilflynn.
6th PRIZE, €25: Harry Shanahan, Tullig, Kilflynn
7th Prize, Bottle of Whiskey: Emma Hayes, Glenballyma, Kilflynn.
8th Prize, Bottle of Wine: James Carmody, Rea, Kilflynn.
9th Prize, Box of Chocolates: Ray Fahy, Knocknahill,Kilflynn
10th Prize, Box of Biscuits: Sean Horgan,Ballyconell Heights, Kilflynn
Independent observer: Patrick O'Halloran, Fear an Flainn, Kilflynn
Mike and Geraldine would like to take this opportunity to Wish all of our Customers, Family and Friends a very Prosperous 2019.
Next Sun evening 13th of Jan DJ Big Jim playing all your favourite tunes.
TRALEE C.B.S ARE MUNSTER HURLING CHAMPIONS
Congratulations to Tralee C.B.S U-19 Hurlers who captured the Munster Schools Senior E Hurling Championship title with a 3-14 to 3- 04 Victory over Mercy Mounthawk Tralee at Institute of Technology Tralee. On Friday, 14 December.
Well done to the Crotta hurlers on the CBS team Ryan Mc Elligott, Daniel O'Rourke, Aodhan McKenna, James Sheehan, Declan O'Donoghue, Denis Quille, Darragh O'Donoghue, Sean McGrath, Denis Nolan, Cillian Baker and Eamon Rohan. Well done to the panel of players and to their trainers Mr Ryall and Mr Griffin on a great victory. Fantastic achievement lads
Crotta O’Neills Hurling Club would like to thank Aoife Thorton for her help on the upgrade of the road outside our Gaa Grounds and also to all our local volunteers who were involved in the preparation work.
CROTTA LOTTO RESULTS
The numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer: Cyril Lynch, Tullig, Kilflynn in Parker's Pub, on Wednesday night 26th December were 1,12,28 and 31. There was No winner of €9,000 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw: Geraldine Fuller, Tipperary Town, Tom Dillon, St.Senans Gaa and Mossie Lyons, Duagh, Listowel.
The numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer: Bernie Colleran, Newbridge, Kildare and The Waterfall, Kilflynn in Herbert’s Bar, Kilflynn on Wednesday 2nd January were 4,11,15 and 17. There was No winner of €9,100 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw: Laura Twomey, Leam Kilflynn, Pete Sugrue, Mike The Pies, Listowel and Breda Handley, Crotta Woods, Kilflynn.
The numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer: Paud Fuller, Fahavane Kilflynn and Dublin in Parker's Pub, Kilflynn on Monday night 7th January were 5,14,17 and 26. There was No winner of €9,200 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw: Carmel Chawke, Lismore, Tralee, Linda Prendergast Upper Tullig, Kilflynn and Thomas Deenihan,Lisselton. . The next draw will take place in Herbert's Bar, Kilflynn on Monday 14th January at 10.30p.m with a €9,300 Jackpot.
Tickets are available at 2 Euro each or 3 for 5 euro from Club tickets sellers or you can also play on www.locallotto.ie Thank you for your supporting the club lotto is greatly appreciated. Check out www.crottagaa.club for more information.
CROTTA COISTE NA NOG AWARDS NIGHT
Will take place on Friday 18th January in Columbus Center, Kilflynn at 7:30pm sharp
Medals will be presented to the following teams:
U-10, U-11, U-12 and U16s
CROTTA WREN GROUP
A Huge THANK YOU to the Crotta Wren group who worked tirelessly Wednesday, 26th December (St Stephen's Day). The group were fantastic not only St Stephen's Day but also on Sunday 16th December when we played outside the Brogue Inn Tralee. The club also received an amazing donation towards our defibrillator/ medical equipment. This kind person wishes to remain anonymous. However the Club would like to thank him/ her for there amazing act of generosity, kindness and fantastic support. The funds raised will enable us to install the defibrillator/ medical equipment at our pitch in Dromakee for the 2019 season. The wren group on both days included Sonny Egan, Paddy Weir, John Howard, Karl, Paul & Stephen Shanahan, Sean, Kevin, Ellen and Roisin Abetya, Pat & CIllian Hussey, Mary Dowling, Ray Fahy and Paric Shanahan. Thanks also to John Mahony for kindly lending us his van for the day. It never ceases to amaze me the welcome, hospitality, generosity and support we receive from everybody in our beautiful community. On behalf of Crotta Hurling Club THANK YOU. Happy New Year to Everybody.
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