News - Fri 4th May 2018

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 28th April. The numbers were 9 – 12 – 14 – 19 no punter matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn Francis Browne Lecarrow Crossmolina, Adam Gordan Lake Rd Crossmolina, Caroline Reilly Ray and Mary McNamara Knockmaria, Laherdane, June Cleary 17 Lecarrow Crossmolina Ann and Richie Shelly Lake View House Ballina Rd Crossmolina they each win €25. The draw took place in Maughans. This week’s jackpot is €8,850. Many thanks for your continued support

 

Library News

During The Bealtaine Festival, Crossmolina Library will host An Arts and Craft Workshop for adults. Design your own Felt Brooch and also card making with Elsa. No charge. Thursday 10th May at 11.00am - 12.30pm. Summer Reading challenge for children is starting on the last week of June. Library opening Times:- Tues. and Wed. 12.00 - 7.00pm, Fri. and Sat. 11.00am - 4.00pm

 

Wedding Bells 

Congratulation to Grace McKinley Abbeytown Crossmolina and Shane Granaghan Coolnabinna, Boughadoon who were married in St Tiernans Church with Reception in Westport Woods Hotel. Enda Kelly Abbeytown and Niamh O’Doherty Mullingar who were married in Lough Talt Church with reception in Mount Falcon Hotel Ballina wishing both couples many years of good health and happiness from their many friend

 

Active Age Over 50’s.

Activity Group for men and women, Combination of exercises, games and joint Mobility with refreshments afterwards. Deel-Rovers GAA sports Hall. Tuesday’s 12 noon to 1pmContact Bernie at Erris Fitness for more information on 086,3904370  

 

Recent Deaths 

Sympathy is extended to the Family’s of the recently deceased Joe Sammon Clara Offaly brother of Teresa Kelly Abbeytown, Mary Sherry nee Corcoran Acton London and formerly of Caffoley, Laherdane sister of Julia Rowland Castlehill, Michael Jiles Castlegar Galway Brother of Rita Kearns Mullenmore St Crossmolina, Colm Moyles Moyvale Park Sligo Rd Ballina son of John. Joe formerly of Furmoyle Eskeragh. May they rest in peace  

 

On Mayo Junior Panel.

Well done to Keith Hopkins who was a member of Mayo junior Panel who came on as a Sub in Last Wednesday’s dramatic one point win over Roscommon thanks to Ciaran Boylan’s goal deep into injury time. Also to Peadar Flynn who is a selector with the team. They now play Leitrim this coming Thursday evening in Carrick – on – Shannon. 

 

Crossmolina Day Centre - Day Trip 

There will be a Day Trip to Horkan's Garden Centre on Thursday 10th May. Bus €10, will leave Social Services at 11.30am. Book your place with Joan 087 654 5338 or Breda 086 874 3077

 

GAA Executive Meeting

Is on Tuesday 8th May at 9pm All members please take note 

 

Bridge Results.

The following are the results of Crossmolina Bridge club weekly session in Hiney’s 1st Mary Corcoran and Rita Fox 2nd Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 3rd Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett 4th Mary Daly and Mairead Maughan

 

U14 League 

Crossmolina U14 Team suffered a very heavy defeat away to a much stronger Park/Keelogues/Crimlin side at Park sports field last week final score 

Park/Keelogues/Crimlin 10 – 19 Crossmolina 4 – 11

Crossmolia Team John Sharkey Kai Howley Dara Deane Eoin O’Boyle Jack Loftus Dara Syron Danny McDonald Eoin Murphy 1 – 1Niall Maughan Diarmuid Coggins   0 -1 James Maheady 0 – 6 Diarmuid Fox 0 - 1 Mickie Maloney 1 – 0 Ronan Loftus 1 – 1 Jack Naughton 0 – 1 Subs Eoin Noone 1 – 0 Kyle Gallagher Daniel Lynch Seamus McDermott 

 

Connacht Campionship Tickets. 

'Tickets for Mayo Vs Galway Connacht Championship on Sunday May 13th, can be purchased from all SuperValu and Centra Stores, and also online at tickets.ie, a very limited number of tickets may be available from the Crossmolina GAA Club, but people are advised to obtain tickets via other routes'

 

Division 4 League

Charletown ran out comfortable winners of this Division 4 League tie at O’Hara Park on Sunday of last week with sharp shooter like Paul Ward Paul Mulligan Mark Caffrey and Tommy Drudy all raising white flags and Penalty from Cian Craig just before the break that left the score 1  - 7 to 0 – 4 all Crossmolina scorers coming from Gerard Haran the trend continued in the final 30 minuets with East Mayo side tacked on a further eight points to four for the visitors  three from Thomas McNulty and one from Liam Donohoe to leave the final score 1 – 15 to 0 – 8   

Crossmolina Team Patrick Loftus Jason Murphy Stephen O’Malley Patrick Loftus Jonathan O’Boyle Kenneth McHugh J.P.Mulhern Darren Caden Kieran Traynor Tommy Walsh Liam Donohoe 0 - 1 Gerard Haran 0 – 4 Thomas McNulty 0 – 3 Kevin Keane Subs Darragh McCormack Nigal Lynn Ronan McDermott 

 

Festival News.

One of the highlights of this year's festival will be a very special Homecoming Concert as Marc Roberts brings his critically acclaimed award winning show "A Tribute to the Music of John Denver" to Crossmolina on July 19th. Marc's tribute is a journey through John Denver's life and music. This will be Marc's first time to perform a full concert in his hometown since representing Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1997. Tickets will be on sale locally and on Ticketmaster from May 21st. Another highlight of the festival will be a special "Shop Local" promotion and any businesses would like to participate are reminded that the closing date is tomorrow, Tuesday May 8th, call 087 4113252 for details. The 2018 Homecoming Festival and Crossmolina Summer Brochure will be launched on Sunday June 17th.

 

Vision 2025 Crossmolina

We would like the leaders of voluntary and community leaders to attend meeting in the Enterprise Building on Monday 14th May at 8pm. To discuss “Vision 2025 Crossmolina” It is important that groups come together for this project to develop Crossmolina over the coming years 

 

Killocraun Celebrations.

Killocraun 120 Years A day of celebration, nostalgia and fun is planned for Sat 30 June in Killocraun NS to mark 120 years of our school. There will be opportunities on the day to meet with past teachers and pupils as well as to browse old roll books, text books and photos. We look forward to meeting our past pupils, neighbours and friends for a trip down memory lane. 

As part of this celebration a new publication is planned. We would love to hear from those who would like to share a memory, photo(s), and / or write an article or poem for inclusion in this publication. Thank you to all who have already made a contribution to the book. The latest date for submission of same is Friday 11th May. Please contact Mary Fergus at 0868323048 or on Facebook

 

Health and wellbeing event in Association with Mayo GAA and Mayo Mental Health

Pictures in Crossmolina GAA Centre at the Health and wellbeing event in Association with Mayo GAA and Mayo Mental Health  were speakers  Neil Douglas (Impact Yoga and Stretching) Leann McManamon Mayo Mental Health, Caroline Brosnihan Importance of Nutrition for a Healthy Body and Healthy Mind, Andy Moran (Exercise and its importance to the individual. The event was a huge success with a full house in attendance     

News - Fri 27th April 2018

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 21st April. The numbers were 4 – 5 – 26 – 29 four punters matched three numbers Kitty Gilvarry The Boreen Crossmolina, Eamon Grehan St Marys Park Crossmolina, Michael and Marie Gallagher Mullenmore Crossmolina, Pat and Des Lavin Kiltmagh they share the €150 prize. The Draw took place in Hiney’s Bar. This weeks Jackpot is €8,700. Many thanks for your Continued support

 

Badminton News.

Crossmolina Badminton Club winners and runners-up in the clubs finals  

Kayleigh Coggins winner U10 Aaron Keane r-up, Edmond Maughan won U12 Sarah Conway r-up. Aaron Coggins won U14 Lucy Lavin r-up. Jimmy McAndrew won U16 Anne Murphy r-up. Conor Mc Nulty won U18. Jimmy Mc Andrew r-up. Congrats everyone and special thanks to Jonathan Pauline David and Aileen for a great year. See you all in September

 

Bridge Results.

The following are the results of Crossmolina Bridge club weekly session in Hiney’s 1st Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty, 2nd Mary Benson and Ena Boyle, 3rd Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett, 4th Mairead Maughan and Rita Fox.

 

Spring Clean Up.

April is National Spring Clean month. There is a lot of unsightly litter on all the approach roads to Crossmolina. Could a few residents on each road get together and organise a litter pick - from the speed limits signs outwards, for as far as possible. We have some litter pickers and Hi-Vis vests available. A nominated coordinator can contact 087 909 9689 or 087 218 6560 for equipment and further information

 

Kilmurray 25 Drive Results.

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday 19th April in the Community Centre. Best of 20 games 1st Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers 2nd A tie Michael Barrett and Frank Leonard, Anthony Granaghan and Padraic Timlin. Raffle 1st Paddy Kelly 2nd Richard Devers 3rd Frank McDonnell. Hampers 1st Patrick Gilroy and Evelyn Crowley 2nd Ray McNamara and Frank McDonnell

Accumulator Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers   

 

Moving your Mind” 

Mayo GAA & Mayo Mental Health Association - Health & Wellbeing Event

Crossmolina Deel-Rovers are delighted to host this event, which is developed to show how exercise and good nutrition can promote positive mental health and wellbeing within rural communities. Speakers include – Andy Moran (Exercise and its importance to the individual), Caroline Brosnihan (Importance of Nutrition for a Healthy body and a Healthy mind) and Neil Douglas (Impact Yoga and Stretching can have on all generations) This is a community event and everyone is welcome! Venue: Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Clubrooms tomorrow evening Tuesday 1st May 

 

Festival News.

Congratulations to Roisin Barrett from Lahardane who won the first heat of the Singing Pubs and will represent The Thatch in the final on July 22nd. The next heat takes place on Saturday night next, May 5th, in Cawley's, Rakestreet. If you are interested in taking part as a solo or duet please call 087 2225256 or contact Cawley's. The plans for this year's festival are nearly finalised and many events will be geared towards visitors, family and friends coming home to Crossmolina as part of Homecoming Festival 2018. This year's headline act will be announced on May 7th and the launch of the new Crossmolina Summer brochure in conjunction with the Festival will take place in June. If you have an event during the Summer and would like to be included in the brochure please call 087 4113252. 

 

Date For Your Diary.

Killocraun 120 Years A day of celebration, nostalgia and fun is planned for Sat 30th June in Killocraun NS to mark 120 years of our school. There will be opportunities on the day to meet with past teachers and pupils as well as to browse old roll books, text books and photos. We look forward to meeting our past pupils, neighbours and friends for a trip down memory lane. 

As part of this celebration a new publication is planned. We would love to hear from those who would like to share a memory, photo(s), and / or write an article or poem for inclusion in this publication. Thank you to all who have already made a contribution to the book. The latest date for submission of same is Friday 11th May. Please contact Mary Fergus at 0868323048 or on Facebook

 

National School Pub Quiz.

The Crossmolina National School Parents Association Pub Quiz with a Twist is back on May 4th. Registration takes place in the Thatch Bar at 8.30 followed by Quiz trail to the various pubs with the Final Round in Maughans Bar. Great prizes to be won. Music afterwards so come along and kick start your Bank Holiday Weekend

 

Active Age Over 50’s.

Activity Group for men and women, Combination of exercise’s, games and joint Mobility with refreshments afterwards. Deel-Rovers GAA sports Hall. Tuesday’s 12 noon to 1pmContact Bernie at Erris Fitness for more information on 086,3904370  

 

Connacht Campionship Tickets. 

'Tickets for Mayo Vs Galway Connacht Championship on Sunday May 13th, can be purchased from all SuperValu and Centra Stores, and also online at tickets.ie, a very limited number of tickets may be available from the Crossmolina GAA Club, but people are advised to obtain tickets via other routes'

 

O’Malley’s Bar and Grill Darts Div 2

O’Malley’s Bar and Grill Crossmolina Darts team that won the Ballina District league Division 2 title recently from left to right John. Joe. McLoughlin, Keith Doherty, Mark Rothwell, Michael Rothwell,  Stuart Meekin, Paddy Jackson, absent from picture are Darren Walsh and Morgan O’Malley.  

O’Malley’s Bar and Grill Darts Div 1

O’Malley’s Bar and Grill Crossmolina Darts team that won the Ballina District league Division 1 title recently; from left to right Pat Timlin, Shane Granaghan, Kevin O’Brien, David Kelly, Pat Walsh, Joe Callaghan and Aidan O’Malley

News - Fri 20th April 2018

U14 League 

Crossmolina were comfortable winners over Ballintubber in the County U14 League Division 2A at Tiernans Park. The game played in ideal condition on a dull evening which Crossmolina dominated from first whistle to last final score 8 – 18 to 3 – 6 Crossmolina team and scorers were John Sharkey Jack Loftus Dara Deane Eoin O’Boyle Danny McDonald Dara Syron Matthew Gordetskyy Eoin Murphy 4 – 6 Niall Maughan 2 – 1 Declan Tolan James Maheady 0 – 2 Diarmuid Fox 0 - 3 Diarmuid Coggins Ronan Loftus 0 – 5 Jack Naughton 1 – 1 subs Marcus Maughan 1 – 0   Kyle Gallagher, Kai Howley Michael Maloney 

 

 St Tiernans College

Congratulation to St Tiernans College on celebrating their 60 years Anniversary on Saturday Week. What a wonderful occasion for all past and present pupils and staff who gathered to reminisce and some meeting up for the first time in many years. A occasion which was a credit to all the staff who organised and greeted every body     

 

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 14th April. The numbers were 11 – 14 – 17 – 20 four punters matched three numbers Fiona Canavan Abbeyview Crossmolina, Aidan O’Malley Keenagh Ballina Tommy Hurst Ballina Rd Crossmolina, Chloe Canavan Abbeyview Crossmolina they share the €150 prize, The Draw took place in O’Malleys Bar and Grill. This week’s jackpot is €8,550. Many thanks for all your support

 

Kilmurray 25 Drive Results

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday 12th April in the Community Centre. Best of 20 games. 1st Vincent O’Boyle and Eugene Granaghan, 2nd a tie Martin Garrett and Jimmy Caden, Brendan Moore and Frank McDonnell, 3rd Shamie Gallagher and Kevin Murphy. Raffle, 1st Martina Granaghan 2nd Sean Keane, 3rd Aidan Crowley 

 

Yoga Session

The Crossmolina Day Centre continues to run its Yoga’s sessions every Wednesday from 12 pm - 1.00 pm upstairs in the town hall. The feedback is very positive. We don’t want you to lose out on this very healthy beneficial exercise. So come along and join us. Please contact on 087 231 6248 for more information

 

U16 League 

Cill Chomain who played against a very strong breeze were quickly stride with David Walker their scorer in chief with 1 – 2 Jonathan Murtagh scoring a goal for the visitors. Sean Irwin, Seamus Mason and Mark Tighe were driving their team on with points Diarmuid Walsh grabbed his sides second goal and Diarmuid Coggins added a point to leave the half time score 1 – 7 to 2 – 1 David Walker Sean Irwin Niall Ruddy Adam all tacked on a string of points when they realised that John Tolan in the Crossmolina goal was on top form saving certain goals on a number of occasions. Diarmuid Coggins beat a couple of defenders before raising a green flag and Diarmuid Walsh pointed to leave Cill Chomain comfortable winners by 1 – 15 to       3 – 2  Crossmolina team and scorers were. John Tolan Conor Howley Brian Hopkins Cillian Gilroy Liam Connor Vladimer Gordetskyy Sean Hegarty (Capt) Jonathan Murtagh 1 – 0 Michael Gill Killian Fergus Diarmuid Walsh 1 – 1 Diarmuid Coggins 1 – 1 Conor Reynolds Subs Jason Syron Darragh Duffy Luke Rowland

 

Wedding Bells

Congratulation to Donna Keating Abbeytown Crossmolina and Martin Cannon Killawalla Westport who married in Killawalla Church with reception in Knockgranny House Hotel Westport. They are wished many years of good Health and Happiness from their many friends

 

National School Table Quiz

The Crossmolina National School Parents Association Pub Quiz with a Twist is back on May 4th. Registration takes place in the Thatch Bar at 8.30 followed by Quiz trail to the various pubs with the Final Round in Maughans Bar. 

Great prizes to be won. Music afterwards so come along and kick start your Bank Holiday Weekend. 

 

Spring Clean

April is National Spring Clean month. There is a lot of unsightly litter on all the approach roads to Crossmolina. Could a few residents on each road get together and organise a litter pick. We have some litter pickers and Hi-Vis vests available. A nominated coordinator can contact 087 909 9689 or 087 218 6560 for equipment and further information

 

Recent Deaths

Sympathy is extended to the family’s of the following who died recently. Kate McKenna nee Kelly Knockfree mother of Mary Dolan, Kathleen Gough nee Gallagher Fairfield, Vincent Gilvarry Corcoran Terrace Ballina and formerly of Ballymachola. May they rest in peace 

 

Active Age Over 50’s.

Activity Group for men and women, Combination of exercises, games and joint Mobility with refreshments afterwards. Deel-Rovers GAA sports Hall. Tuesday’s 12 noon to 1pmContact Bernie at Erris Fitness for more information on 086,3904370  

 

“Moving your Mind ” 

Mayo GAA and Mayo Mental Health Association - Health & Wellbeing Event

Crossmolina Deelrovers are delighted to host this event which is developed to show how exercise and good nutrition can promote positive mental health and wellbeing within rural communities. Speakers include – Andy Moran (Exercise and its importance to the individual), Caroline Brosnihan (Importance of Nutrition for a Healthy body and a Healthy mind) and Neil Douglas (Impact Yoga and Stretching can have on all generations) This is a community event and everyone is welcome! Venue: Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Clubrooms. Date: Tuesday May 1st Time: 7.30pm sharp

 

Date For Your Diary

Killocraun 120 Years a day of celebration, nostalgia and fun is planned for Sat 30th June in Killocraun NS to mark 120 years of our school. There will be opportunities on the day to meet with past teachers and pupils as well as to browse old roll books, text books and photos. We look forward to meeting our past pupils, neighbours and friends for a trip down memory lane. 

As part of this celebration a new publication is planned. We would love to hear from those who would like to share a memory, photo(s), and / or write an article or poem for inclusion in this publication. Thank you to all who have already made a contribution to the book. The latest date for submission of same is Friday 11th May. Please contact Mary Fergus at 0868323048 or on Facebook

 

County Football League

Ballina secures the points in this County Division 4 league tie at Tiernan’s Park on Saturday of last week  The visitors lead at half time thanks to a goal in the opening minuets from Conor Boyce by two points 1 – 4 to 0 – 5 after the break Crossmolina took over and rattled over four points from Gerard Haran Kevin Keane J.P.Mulhern and Keith Hopkins but that was the last score after 15 minuets Ballina’s Aidan Kelly Brendan O’Hora Gerry Farrell and Conor Boyce were amongst the scorers of seven unanswered points to run out 1 – 11 to 0 – 9 deserving winners   

Crossmolina Team and scorers Kieran Haran Fergoil Stephen O’Malley Patrick Loftus Jonathan O’Boyle Kenneth McHugh Noel Hegarty Darren Caden J.P.Mulhern 0 – 1 Keith Hopkins 0 – 3 Michael Gallagher Liam Domohoe Thomas McNulty 0 – 3 Brendan Birrane Gerard Haran 0 – 1 Subs Kevin Keane 0 – 1 For Liam Donohoe David Howley for Michael Gallagher Mark Leonard for Patrick Loftus 

 

Bingo in Day Centre

Its Bingo time again in the Crossmolina Day centre on Wednesday 25th April from 2pm - 4pm in the Social Services. Come along and join in the fun. Small cash prizes to be won.

 

Festival News 

The Singing Pubs returns for the 3rd and final year starting on April 21st in The Thatch. This year it is open to solo singers or duets, entry is free, if you are interested in taking part please call 087 2225256 or contact and of the participating pubs. Thank you to everyone that supported the recent Duck Race. This summer's festival will have a Family Homecoming theme so if you have any family or friends living abroad or elsewhere in Ireland, pass on the word that Crossmolina is the place to be from July 18th - 22nd. The 2018 festival brochure will be packed with family themed events and plans are for an extended publication so if there is any community group etc planning any event during July or August please call 087 4113252 so that your event can be included in the brochure

 

County Minor League 

Crossmolina were leading this Division 3A league tie in Tom Langan Park on Friday of last week at the half time with points from Edward Gough  Keelan Hegarty and Conor Caden in between those scores James Gill grabbed a goal Michael Tighe  Ciaran McDonnell Shane Grier and Ben Stowe all pointer for Naomh Padraig with Liam Óg Barrett scoring his sides goal to leave the half time score 1 – 6 to 1 – 7 Daniel Howley and Ben Stowe traded points before a Conor Thomas goal and four points from Ciaran McDonnell and one each from Ben Stowe Craig McCormack gave the Sea-Siders a commanding lead going into the last ten minuets when Crossmolina clawed their way back with two points from Edward Gough and a goal from a penalty by Keelan Hegarty to leave the final score 2 – 13 to 2 – 9    

Crossmolina Team and Scorers John Tolan Luke Callaghan Eoin McDonnell Ryan Donnellan Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew Adam Langan Colm Hegarty Conor Caden 0 – 1 Edward Gough 0 – 6 Robert Murphy  Lorcan Loftus James Gill 1 – 0 Tommy Loftus Keelan Hegarty 1 – 1 Subs Daniel Howley for Tommy Loftus Tommy Loftus for James Gill 

 

Kilmurry Youth Soccer News

Outdoor training for Kilmurry Youths Soccer will commence on Saturday next 28th April. The following are the times for the various age groups; 10 am to 11 am - Boys born 2011 or 2012 and Girls born 2010, 2011 or 2012 11 am to 12 pm - Boys born 2009 or 2010 and Girls born 2006, 2007, 2008 or 2009, 12 pm to 1pm - Boys born 2007 or 2008, 1pm to 2pm - Boys born 2004, 2005 and 2006, 5 pm to 6 pm - Boys born 2002 or 2003 

 

Crossmolina Day Centre

Its Bingo time again for the Crossmolina Day centre  on Wednesday 25th April from 2pm - 4pm in the Social Services. Come along and join in the fun. Small cash prizes to be won. 

The Annual ESB/ Bord Na Mona Social

Edmond Blake Carrowkeel Laherdane and Padraic Hopkins Ballina St Crossmolina Two former Colleagues who worked with Bord Na Mona in Owenney were surprised with a birthday cake to celebrate their recent 90th Birthdays at the annual ESB/ Bord Na Mona social in the Old School House in Eskeragh after  Mass for the deceased members of both company’s was celebrated in the church

News - Fri 13th April 2018

U14 League Crossmolina had a big win over Ardnaree at Sean Duffy Park on Thursday week after leading 4 – 11 to 1 – 3 at the break. The visitors continued to pile up the scores in the final 30 minuets and ran out 7 – 14 to 2 – 9 winners  

Crossmolina team and scorers John Sharkey Jack Loftus Dara Deane Eoin O’Boyle Declan Tolan Dara Syron Matthew Gordetskyy Eoin Murphy 2 – 6 Niall Maughan 2 – 0 Danny McDonald 1 - 0 James Maheady 1 – 3 Diarmuid Fox Jack Naughton 0 – 1 Ronan Loftus 0 – 2 Diarmuid Coggins 1 – 1 Subs Matthew Williams for Danny McDonald Kai Howley for Declan Tolan Kyle Gallagher for Diarmuid Fox Marcus Maughan for Ronan Loftus Keelan Hegarty for Jack Naughton   

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night7th April. The numbers were. 6 – 9 – 12 – 29 Six  punters matched three numbers  Mark Tynan Erril Co Laois, John and Rose O’Donnell St Marys Park Crossmolina, Áine and John McGuinness Lecarrow Crossmolina, Kay and Michael O’Malley Killeen Castlehill, Karl and Josephine Fox Knockglass Crossmolina Paul and Orla Loftus Church View Crossmolina, each win €25 the draw took place in the Thatch Bar. This week’s jackpot is €8,400. Many thanks for your continued support

 

Votes of Sympathy

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 10th April. Votes of sympathy were expressed to the family’s of the following who died recently Kathleen O’Malley nee Gallagher Commanch Castlehill, Maureen Bruen nee Griffin New York  sister of Michael The Boreen Crossmolina, Pat Maloney Massbrook Upper Bofeenaun, Elizabeth McGuinness nee Bourke Culmore Swinford and formerly of Corvokeen Crossmolina, Valerie Flanagan Sligo daughter of Sean Formerly of Moylaw, Kieran Gardiner Rathnamagh, Paddy Jennings Ballina St and  formerly of St Marys Park, Gerry Molloy Knockbrack Castlehill, Sr Agatha McLoughlin  Religious order of Jesus and Mary Errew House  Goatstown, Rd Dublin 14 and formerly of Ballina, Edmond Burke Knockglass,   Jeremiah O’Mara Greenwood Rathnamagh, John Mulkearns Mullenmore Rd Crossmolina Phil Kenny nee Reape  Massbrook Bofeenaun Ann Keane Derryhillagh Newpot sister of Pauline Dolan Doonaroya Keenagh. May they rest in peace.

 

U18 League 

Crossmolina minor team suffered defeat against neighbours Ardmoy/McHale in the County minor League at Tiernans Park on Sunday of last week. The visitors lead at the break 0 – 8 to 0 – 3 with points from Lee Traynor and Shane Finnerty among other forwards for Crossmolina Keelan Hegarty scored the three points. Just after the break Keelan Hegarty scored a goal it was score for score for the next 20 minuets with Edward Gough Robert Murphy and Adam Langan pointing for the Deel-Siders. Then Martin Carr struck two goals to leave McHale /Rovers Comfortable 3 – 11 to 1 – 9 winners  

Crossmolina Team John Tolan Eoin McDonnell Ryan Donnellan Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew Adam Langan 0 – 1 Conor Caden Colm Hegarty Sean Hegarty Robert Murphy 0 – 4 Keelan Hegarty 1 – 3 James Gill Anthony Leonard Sub Edward Gough 0 – 1 for Anthony Leonard

 

The Late Phil Kenny

The death occurred peacefully on Sunday 8th April at the Moyridge Nusing Home Ballina of Phil Kenny Massbrook Bofeenaun. Her Remains reposed at Leonards Funeral Home on Monday evening with removal to St Patricks Church Laherdane. Requiem mass on Tuesday burial afterwards in Addergoole Cemetery. Phil, predeceased by her husband Mike Joe and son-in-law Kevin Haran. Deeply mourned by her loving daughters Marie Haran (Crossmolina),Teresa McGovern (Robeen), Carmel Kearns (Crossmolina), sisters Peggy O’Donnell Terrybaun and Sally Geraghty Manchester, brother Patrick Reape London sons-in-law, grandchildren and great- grandchild, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May she rest in peace.

 

Kilmurray 25 Drive Results

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday 29th March in the Community Centre. Best of 20 games 1st a five way tie Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers, P.J. and Breege McNamara, Seamie Gallagher and Kevin Murphy, Frank Heffernan and Padraic Timlin, Tom O’Malley and Leo Ryan. Raffle 1st Des McDonnell 2nd Leah Hopkins 3rd Raymond McNamara. Hampers 1st Vincent Crowley and Frank McDonnell 2nd Sean Keane and Mary McNamara 

 

The Late John Mulkearns

The death occurred Peacefully on Friday 6th April at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar of John Mulkearns Mullenmore North Crossmolina and formerly of Ratharny Co Westmeath. His remains reposed at his residence on Sunday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church. Requiem Mass on Monday with burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. John was predeceased by his son Kenneth and sister Peggy Murray is survived by his wife Breda, sons  John Andrew (Dublin), Damian (Letterkenny), daughters-in-law Lorna and Sarah-Ann, adoring grandchildren Andrew, Rebecca, Hugo, Clíodhna, Dáithí, Enya and Eilis, sisters Maureen Mulkearns Bromley England, Betty Ryan Rathwire, Josie English Swords , Kathleen Shaw Ratharny, Eileen McElhenny Portrane Dublin and brother Pete Ratharney , sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace 

 

Festival News

The Singing Pubs returns for the 3rd and final year starting on April 21st in The Thatch. This year it is open to solo singers or duets, entry is free, if you are interested in taking part please call 087 2225256 or contact and of the participating pubs. Thank you to everyone that supported the recent Duck Race. This summer's festival will have a Family Homecoming theme so if you have any family or friends living abroad or elsewhere in Ireland, pass on the word that Crossmolina is the place to be from July 18th - 22nd. The 2018 festival brochure will be packed with family themed events and plans are for an extended publication so if there is any community group etc planning any event during July or August please call 087 4113252 so that your event can be included in the brochure

 

“Moving your Mind ” 

Mayo GAA and Mayo Mental Health Association - Health & Wellbeing Event

Crossmolina Deelrovers are delighted to host this event, which is developed to show how exercise and good nutrition can promote positive mental health and wellbeing within rural communities. Speakers include – Andy Moran (Exercise and its importance to the individual), Caroline Brosnihan (Importance of Nutrition for a Healthy body and a Healthy mind) and Neil Douglas (Impact Yoga and Stretching can have on all generations) This is a community event and everyone is welcome! Venue: Crossmolina Deelrovers Clubrooms. Date: Wednesday May 2nd Time: 7.30pm sharp

 

Parish Hall News

Crossmolina Parish Hall is available for activities, events, Training, social and much more, If your group has a regular activity you can do block bookings. Contact Sean Keane 086, 838 3355 for enquires rates and availability

 

Yoga Session

The Crossmolina Day Centre continues to run its Yoga’s sessions every Wednesday from 12 pm - 1.00 pm upstairs in the town hall. The feedback is very positive. We dont want you to lose out on this very healthy beneficial exercise. So come along and join us. Please contact on 087 231 6248 for more information

 

Minor League 

Crossmolina had a comfortable win over Cill Chomain in the county minor League in Glenamoy on Thursday week final score 6 – 6 to 1 - 10 

Crossmolina Team John Tolan Eoin McDonnell Ryan Donnellan Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew 0 – 1 Adam Langan Conor Caden 0 – 2 Colm Hegarty 0 – 1 Robert Murphy 2 – 1 Lorcan Loftus 2 - 0 Keelan Hegarty 1 – 0 James Gill Anthony Leonard Sub Edward Gough Tommie Loftus 1 – 1 

 

Our second Up & Over Challenge of Nephin Mountain in Lahardane, Co.Mayo

The Event will take place at 12pm on Saturday 14th April 2018 & all proceeds go to local projects - Glen Neiphin Mens Shed and the Lahardane Tidy Towns Group.  Start time 12pm & limited registration may be available on the day from 11am in Lahardane village.

Individual entries  are 30 Euro each or 25 Euro per person for a group of 4.

 

 

The route is well marked & there will be stewards at various points on the mountain

Register at www.upandoverchallenge.com 

 

There are two types of entry;- 

Walk the mountain at your own pace, the average time would be about 4 hours to go Up & Over, suitable outdoor clothing required. There will be a bus to the base of Nephin, and you will be collected from the other side.

Run for the more energetic, 5k Run to the base, 4K Up & Over followed by another 5k Run back to Lahardane. 

 

Nephin at 806 mtrs or 2,644 feet is Ireland's highest standalone mountain, which means it is isolated & not part of a mountain range. Lahardane is also known for being Ireland's Titanic village & the Titanic park is free to view.

 

 

Please contact Derek Davidson on 086 0504705 should you need any further details.