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JANUARY 2018

10th January 2018

WATCH THIS SPACE
Kilflynn Drama Group are hard at work at the moment putting the finishing touches to this year's play " Tons of money " . A comedy with all the usual suspects and some new talent as well. Should make a great nights entertainment...DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SHORTLY..

SENIOR CITIZENS CHRISTMAS PARTY 
The Abbeydorney/Kilflynn Senior Citizens Christmas was held recently in Ballyroe Heights Hotel. Over 80 people sat down to a beautiful meal, afterwords they danced the afternoon to Ann and Maria.  A fantastic day was had by all . The Abbeydorney/Kilflynn care group committee would like to thank all who gave fantastic spot prizes for the party. 

SOCIAL 
The Crotta Hurling Club Social will be held on Friday 2nd February in Ballyroe Heights Hotel. The Victories Crotta Minor will receive their County Chmpionship medals from a special Guest and Music on the night will be provided by Big Jim. Tickets will be available from Club officers at only 20 euro shortly. 

ACTIVE RETIRED GROUP 
Active Retired:  A Social Evening for the group will be held on Wednesday, 10th  January, in Community Hall at 1 p.m. A meal will be served followed by entertainment. Transport can be arranged for anyone requiring it.  Contact 066 7135831

ABBEYDORNEY DEVELOPMENT COMPANY LTD
has the following vacancies: 3 Environmental Workers. A full job description is available on request. Please contact your DSP/LES Placement officer or drop your CV to the CE Office in the Community Hall, Abbeydorney, telephone 066 7135831 

NORTH KERRY OLDER PERSONS MAINTENANCE SERVICE 
provides a low cost maintenance and minor repair service specifically for senior members of the community of North Kerry, making home repairs affordable. Our service aims to help people stay in their homes in a healthy, safe and comfortable environment. We provide small interior and exterior painting jobs, cleaning gutters, hedge cutting, grass cutting and minor repairs etc. We also offer a home cleaning and domestic support. For information please call 068 23429 or 087 3776724.

ST. MARY'S CHURCH NEWS
Mass will be celebrated on Thursday  11th January at 10.00a.m Mass will be celebrated on Saturday evening 13th January at 6.00p.m  for Jean Davis, Clounafineela, Kilflynn  Kilflynn Altar Society January: Trina Hussey, Trish Healy

DART WINNERS
The winners of the darts in Parker's Lounge Bar on Saturday 23rd December were  John Leahy and Paud Twomey who defeated Jason Nolan and Micheal O’Sullivan and won the last Fresh Turkeys of the Season. The winners will received a fresh Turkey each.  The winners of the darts in Parker's Lounge Bar on Saturday30th December were Raymond O’Connell and Maurice McElligott who defeated Liz McElligott and Jason Nolan in the Final. The winners  received some Certified Irish Angus Beef each.  The winners of the darts in Parker's Lounge Bar on Saturday6th January were Micheal O’Sullivan and J.P Twomey who defeated John Byrne and Declan Falvey  in the Final. The winners  received some Certified Irish Angus Beef each. The next darts doubles tournament takes place on Saturday 13th January at 10.30p.m in Parker's Snug Bar.

CROTTA WREN BOYS
A huge thanks to the Crotta Wren group for there amazing work on Stephens Day (Tuesday 26th December) raising a total of €1704.14. We are hugely thankful to all people we visited along the way for the kindness, hospitality and support. The Wren group included Gerald Byrnes, Sonny Egan, Pat Hussey, Paul Shanahan, Eamon Dempsey, Paraic Shanahan and Driver Paddy Weir. Thanks also to Cyril Lynch for the use of his van. Your support is much appreciated.
 POC FADA
Well Done to the 40 players who participated in Crotta Gaa first Poc Fada competitions on Stephens Day (Tuesday 26th December) Greatfun was had by all. The Seniors prizes went toMaurice McElligott and Keith Hannafin with Paddy Weir, John Condon and John Howard winning the Over 40s title by 1 puck. James Sheehan, Amy O'Sullivan and Tadgh McKenna were victorious in the U-16s after a tie breaker.
The Course: Started at Crotta sports field,Dromakee, up to school down green road left to Crotta cross and up dromakee back to sports field. Thanks to everyone who participated and to the organisers and anyone who help out on the day.

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL    local contact number is  087 7086253

KERRY HURLERS
The Kerry Senior hurlers were away to Clare in the first round of the Munster Hurling League on Saturday December 30th December in LIT. Kerry Missing a number of players the scoreline of 4-15 to 0-12 doesn’t reflect fairly on Kerry’s overall performance.  The Crotta Hurling was represented on the Kerry team by Sean Weir, Shane Nolan and Jordan Conway. Adam O’Sullivan was a member of the panel as the sub GoalKeeper
 The Kerry hurlers were away to Limerick in the second round of the Munster Hurling League on Sunday 7th January. A poor first half left Kerry trailng Limerick 3- 9 to 0-2. A better second half reduced the deficit somewhat but Limerick were not going to be overhauled and it all finished with the final score 3-19 to 1-15. Kerrys final game in that competition is in Austin Stack Park next Sunday, their opponents will be to Cork. Following that game Kerry prepare for their main event which is the Allianz NHL where they travel to London to play London on January 28th for their opening game. The Crotta Hurling was represented on the Kerry team by Sean Weir, Jordan Conway (0-01) and Paudie Quille made his Kerry senior debut in the second half And Adam O’Sullivan was a member of the panel as the sub GoalKeeper

NEW YEARS DRAWS RESULTS
The following are the Parker’s Pub New Year’s draw results:
1st PRIZE €500: Dermot Ryan,Valley View, Knocknaska, Kilflynn 
2nd PRIZE, €250: Clodagh, Jack and Aoibhinn 
Brady, Crotta, Kilflynn
3rd PRIZE, €150: Katie Falvey, Garrynagore, Lixnaw. 
4th PRIZE, €50: Philip Fitzmaurice,,Tubrid,Ardfert, 
5th Prize, €25: Darragh Sheehan, Castletown, Kilflynn. 
6th PRIZE, €25: Shane O'Sullivan, Killorglin 
7th Prize, Bottle of Whiskey: John Brennan, Rae, Kilflynn.
8th Prize, Bottle of Wine: Louise Guiney, The Waterfall, Kilflynn.
9th Prize, Box of Chocolates: James Sheehan Snr, Castletown, Kilflynn 
10th Prize, Box of Biscuits: Noreen Tuomey, The Waterfall, Kilflynn 
Independent observer: Barry Mahony, #KerryMinorFootballer Ballyrehan. 
Mike and Geraldine would like to take this opportunity to Wish all of our Customers, Family and Friends a very Prosperous 2018.

CROTTA LOTTO RESULTS
The Four numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer,  Tom McElligott Snr, Castletown, Kilflynn on Tuesday   26th December  in Parker's Pub , Kilflynn were 11,22,30 and 31 . There was No winner of €3,800 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw:  Con Buckley, Abbeydorney, Patricia Foley, Abbeydorney and John Buckley, Tullacrimin, Abbeydorney.
The Four numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer,  Diarmuid McKenna, Castletown, Kilflynn
 on Monday  1st January  in  Herbert’s Bar  , Kilflynn were 3,8,16 and  20 . There was No winner of €3,900 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw:  Anne Purcell, Coole, Ballyragget, Killkenny, Ger McCarthy,Lissanerla,Abbeydorney and Donnacha O’Sullivan, C/o Gerry Leinihan, Leith.
The Four numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer,  Mike Neenan, Dromakee, Kilflynn
 on Monday  8th January  in Parker's Pub  , Kilflynn were 7,9,24 and  27 . There was No winner of €4,000 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw:  Kevin O’Brien, Ballyconnell, Kilflynn, John Mahony, Leam, Kilflynn and Kathleen Weir, Killahan, Abbeydorney The next draw will take place in  Herbert’s Bar, Kilflynn on Monday 15th January   with a 4,100 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. Your continued support is greatly appreciated.


3rd January 2018

ST. MARY'S CHURCH NEWS
On Wednesday morning 3rd January , Mass will be celebrated at 10a.m. (Private Intention) Mass will be celebrated on Friday 5th January at 7.30 p.m. (1st Friday & Vigil Mass for Epiphany) Mass will be celebrated on Saturday evening 6th January at 6.00p.m  Kilflynn Altar Society for January: Trina Hussey, Trish Healy

toddlers xmas 2017
Kilflynn Toddler Group pictured at their Christmas Party in St.Columbas centre #Kilflynn recently. Photo Mike Parker

DART WINNERS
The winners of the darts in Parker's Lounge Bar on Saturday 23rd December were  John Leahy and Paud Twomey who defeated Jason Nolan and Micheal O’Sullivan and won the last Fresh Turkeys of the Season. The winners will received a fresh Turkey each.  The winners of the darts in Parker's Lounge Bar on Saturday 30th December were Raymond O’Connell and Maurice McElligott who defeated Liz McElligott and Jason Nolan in the Final. The winners received some Certified Irish Angus Beef each The next darts doubles tournament takes place on Saturday night 6th January  at 10.30p.m in Parker's Lounge   Bar. The winners will received some Certified Irish Angus Beef each
Names MUST be in for 10.15 p.m. NO Names after this Time. First game of the Tournament must start at 10.30p.m. A big Thanks to the Dart players who showed up on time last Saturday and the games started on time.

CROTTA WREN BOYS
A huge thanks to the Crotta Wren group for there amazing work on Stephens Day (Tuesday 26th December) raising a total of €1704.14. We are hugely thankful to all people we visited along the way for the kindness, hospitality and support. The Wren group included Gerald Byrnes, Sonny Egan, Pat Hussey, Paul Shanahan, Eamon Dempsey, Paraic Shanahan and Driver Paddy Weir. Thanks also to Cyril Lynch for the use of his van.

poc fada dec 17
Participating players and organisers at the Crotta Hurling Club Puc Fada Competitions on St. Stephen's Day.

POC FADA
Well Done to the 40 players who participated in  Crotta Gaa first Poc Fada competitions on Stephens Day (Tuesday 26th December) Great fun was had by all. The Seniors prizes went to Maurice McElligott and Keith Hannafin with Paddy Weir, John Condon and John Howard winning the Over 40s title by 1 puck. James Sheehan, Amy O'Sullivan and Tadgh McKenna were victorious in the U-16s after a tie breaker.
The Course: Starting at Crotta sports field,Dromakee, up to school down green road left to Crotta cross and up dromakee back to sports field. Thanks to everyone who participated and to the organisers and anyone who help out

KERRY HURLERS
The Kerry Senior hurlers were away to Clare in the first round of the Munster Hurling League on Saturday December 30th December in LIT.
Kerry, missing a number of players the scoreline of 4-15 to 0-12 doesn’t reflect fairly on Kerry’s overall performance. Kerry are away to Limerick next weekend with their final game in the competition at home to Cork. Following that game Kerry prepare for their main event which is the Allianz NHL where they travel to London to play London on January 28th for their opening game. The Crotta Hurling was represented on the Kerry team by Sean Weir, Shane Nolan and Jordan Conway. Adam O’Sullivan was a member of the panel as the sub GoalKeeper

NEW YEARS DRAWS RESULTS
The following are the Parker’s Pub New Year’s draw results:
1st PRIZE €500: Dermot Ryan,Valley View, Knocknaska, Kilflynn 
2nd PRIZE, €250: Clodagh, Jack and Aoibhinn 
Brady, Crotta, Kilflynn
3rd PRIZE, €150: Katie Falvey, Garrynagore, Lixnaw. 
4th PRIZE, €50: Philip Fitzmaurice, ,Tubrid,Ardfert,
5th Prize, €25: Darragh Sheehan, Castletown, Kilflynn. 
6th PRIZE, €25: Shane O'Sullivan, Killorglin 
7th Prize, Bottle of Whiskey: John Brennan, Rae, Kilflynn.
8th Prize, Bottle of Wine: Louise Guiney, The Waterfall, Kilflynn.
9th Prize, Box of Chocolates: James Sheehan Snr, Castletown, Kilflynn 
10th Prize, Box of Biscuits: Noreen Tuomey, The Waterfall, Kilflynn 
Independent observer: Barry Mahony, #KerryMinorFootballer Ballyrehan. 
Mike and Geraldine would like to take this opportunity to Wish all of our Customers, Family and Friends a very Prosperous 2018.

Herberts Bar. 
Saturday at 6th of jan. 
womens xmas.
DJ Seanie playing all your fav tunes.

CROTTA LOTTO RESULTS
The Four numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer,  Tom McElligott Snr, Castletown, Kilflynn
 on Tuesday   26th December  in Parker's Pub , Kilflynn were 11,22,30 and 31 . There was No winner of €3,800 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw:  Con Buckley, Abbeydorney, Patricia Foley, Abbeydorney and John Buckley, Tullacrimin, Abbeydorney.
The Four numbers drawn out of the drum by the Independent observer,  Diarmuid McKenna, Castletown, Kilflynn
 on Monday  1st January  in  Herbert’s Bar  , Kilflynn were 3,8,16 and  20 . There was No winner of €3,900 Jackpot. The following won €35 in the lucky dip draw:  Anne Purcell, Coole, Ballyragget, Killkenny, Ger McCarthy, Lissanerla,Abbeydorney and Donnacha O’Sullivan, C/o Gerry Leinihan, Leith.
 The next draw will take place in  Parker's Pub, Kilflynn on Monday 8th January   with a 4,000 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. Your continued support is greatly appreciated

 

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