News - Fri 5th Feb 2016

Kilmurray 25 Drive The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 28th January Best of 20 games 1st Michael Barrett and Frank Leonard 2nd a three way tie Leo Ryan and Tom O’Malley, Aidan and Mark Kearns, Anthony Granaghan and Kevin Kearns. The Raffle results were 1st Richard Devers 2nd Sean McGuinness 3rd Tom Timoney.The Game is on every Thursday night at 9pm in the Community Centre Kevin Loftus RIP The death occurred peacefully on Monday 1st February at his daughter Mairéad's Dunford Residence in Ballina of Kevin Loftus Main St Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral home on Tuesday evening with removal from his son’s Kieran’s residence on Wednesday afternoon to St Tiernans church for requiem mass with burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. Kevin was pre-deceased by his wife Carmel, son Kevin (Junior) and Grandson Kevin Dunford, is survived by his son’s Ciarán and Gary, daughter Mairéad, son-in-law Chuck, daughters-in-law Anne and Margaret, Grandchildren Caoimhe, Eimer, Conor, Gráinne, Iarla and Hannah, brothers Dr Mickie Crossmolina, Danno New York, Declan Drumshambo Co Leitrim, Finian Dublin, Colm Boyle Co Roscommon, Shane Carrick- on- Shannon and Liam Strandbill Sligo, sisters Ettie Clinton Chapel St and Siobhain Loftus Reid Boston USA, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives extended family, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace Active Age over 55’s Walking and aerobics for both men and women continues every Tuesday at 12 noon in the Crossmolina GAA centre. New members are always welcome Mayo North Tractor Club Mayo North old Engine and Tractor Club are having their Annual dinner Dance in Hiney’s Upper Deck Crossmolina on Saturday 13th February. Music is by Sean Brennan. Tickets are available from any club member or contact David McDonnell 087.6709734 Mary Finnerty RIP The death occurred on Tuesday 26th January at the District Hospital Ballina of Mary Finnerty nee McHale Rathowen Killala and formerly Rathmore Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Friday Evening with removal to St Patricks Church Killala with burial on Saturday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem mass. Mary was pre-deceased by her husband Larry is survived by her brother – in – law Joe Finnerty and wife Betty, nieces, nephews, wide circle of cousin’s and relations, many friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace Drama Time Crossmolina Drama Group are busy rehearsing for their forthcoming play, “Stop it Nurse” by Sam Cree which will be staged in the Parish Hall on Friday 19th Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st February. Mark it in your calendar as this is definitely going to be a fun night out Medical Service Discontinued It is with regret that the Medical Service at Erris St Crossmolina has been discontinued since 22nd of January. Dr Nolan will be holding a surgery in Laherdane from 9am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm. Apologies to those individuals who will be inconvenienced by the closure. Please contact 096.51005for further information and appointments. Thank you for your support in the past 25 years Lotto Results There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 30th January. The number drawn were 6 – 14 – 18 - .29 Margaret and Billy Cawley matched three numbers and won €150. The draw took place in Lynott’s Bar. This week’s jackpot is €14.300. Many thanks for all your support Give Blood Your next Blood donation clinic is the Parish Hall Crossmolina on this Wednesday evening 10th February from 4 – 30pm to 8pm. New donors always welcome Social Dancing Lessons in Kilmurray Community centre on every Friday night at 9pm new members always welcome Rachel on Mayo Team Rachel Kearns Carrowkeel Crossmolina member of McHale/Rovers team came on as a sub on Mayo Ladies Senior team that defeated Cork in opening game in National League in Mallow on Sunday week. Rachel scored her side’s second goal in Mayo’s 2 – 8 to 0 – 7 win over the rebels Eskeragh Social Dancing Social Dancing classes with Paul on every Tuesday night in the old School House Eskeragh at 8 – 30 pm All Kinds of dancing and everyone welcome

Free Information Day - Wed 3rd Feb 2016

Free information day with MAX TYRES, RSA, AN GARDA SIOCHANA, MAYO CO.CO. the day will show you how to check for tyre grip, safety, save fuel with the correct air in your tyres, importance of wheel alignment, What`s a lock nut key? Essential Car Care and Buggies and Quads have tyres too so Children Welcome. Pop in and ask the experts on the day. Say it with Safety this Valentine`s Day.. Venue for Event: Market Square, Ballina on Friday 12th February 2016

Recycling Service - Thur 28th Jan 2016

RECYCLING SERVICE Crossmolina Community Development in conjunction with Weee Ireland and Crossmolina Tidy Towns are delighted to offer a recycling facility to the Community free of charge. This facility is for small electrical items, we will accept anything with a plug. We also accept batteries, light bulbs and fluorescent tubes. Items can be brought to the rear of the Enterprise Centre on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9.30 – 12pm. If you have any queries please contact 096 30934/30935 during office hours

Ballina Municipal District - Wed 3rd Feb 2016

Ballina Municipal District. Notice is hereby given that Mayo County Council invites application for grants. 1. Applications for funding from Residents Associations for 2016; 2. Applications for funding from Clubs/Organisations for 2016; 3. Applications for funding from Festival/Event Organisers for 2016; 4. Applications for funding from Burial Ground Committees for 2016 Funding applications will be considered for activities or projects which promote directly or indirectly the social, economic, environmental, recreational, cultural, community or sporting development of the Mayo area. Preference will be given to projects which are community based and demonstrate that they have or can attract matching funding. The closing date for receipt of applications is 4.30pm on Tuesday, 16th February, 2016. Application Forms are available by contacting or by contacting the following district office: Ballina Municipal District Office 096 76100.

News - Fri 29th Jan 2016

Kilmurray 25 Drive The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 21st January Best of 20 games 1st Frank Heffernan and Sean McGuinness 2nd Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers 3rd A tie Tom O’Malley and Tom Timoney, Patrick Gilroy and Gerry Walsh. Raffle 1st Sean McGuinness 2nd Frank Heffernan 3rd Evelyn Crowley Macra Table Quiz Mayo Macra Na Feirme and the New Deel Macra Club are holding a open Table Quiz in the Thatch Bar on Fridy 5th February at 8 – 30 pm entry fee per person €5 team of 4 €20 Reformed Crossmolina ICA The following are the committee of the reformed Crossmolina ICA Guild at a recent meeting in the social services centre. President: Rose Gill, Vice President: Kathleen Walsh, Secretary: Gráinne Farrell Assistant Secretary: Edel Dean, Treasurer: Breda Kelly Assistant Treasurer: Mary Finley. Membership rates are: €25 until 31st May 2016. Normal rate is €50 for the year 1st June until 31st May. Important Cemetery appeal The cemetery committee appeal to all drivers visiting the cemetery to please stop driving onto the kerbs and the flowerbeds and damaging the newly planted trees. The effort and expense that we have invested will be wasted if drivers continue to drive onto them and destroy them. It also means that the volunteers have to repeatedly repair and replace the damaged items. Please consider our request and together we can achieve and maintain a serene and sacred place for our beloved departed and all visitors. Lotto Results Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 23rd January. The number drawn were 4 – 6 – 12 – 22 eight punters matched three numbers Keith Flanagan Bengeary Crossmolina, Joe Donnelly Carrowkilleen, Gerry McDonnell Streamstown Crossmolina, Mary Syron St Mary’s Park Crossmolina, Sheila Rixon Carrowgarve Crossmolina, Kevin and Mary Murphy Derryhillagh Castlehill, Chris Myles Abbeytown Crossmolina, James Cleary Loughill Castlehill, they share the share the €150 prize. The draw took place in Cawley’s of Rakestreet. This week’s jackpot is €14.150. Many thanks for all your support Bridge Results The following are the results of the Crossmolina Bridge Club session on Thursday 21st January 1st John and Breda Mulkearns 2nd Rita Fox and Ena Coggins 3rd Mary Benson and Ena Boyle 4th Mary Daly and Mairead Maughan Crossmolina Soccer club Crossmolina soccer club after the great year they had winning the League 1 title. The club picked up further honours at the Mayo League Annual awards presentation dinner in the Welcome Inn Hotel Castlebar recently where number of its players was honoured with awards Ian Gordan getting the player of the month for June Nathan Mullarkey getting the July award and Martin Munnelly a similar award for November/December. Ian Gordan and Martin Munnelly were nominated for the player of the year with Ian getting the award. Derek Greham was the recipient of the manager of the month for September. Crossmolina also were awarded the team of the month for May and four players were selected on the team of the year Nathan Mullarkey Kevin McHugh Martin Munnelly and Ian Gordan. Congratulation to all on a very successful year and good luck in the future Health Fitness and Nutrition Open night on this Monday the 1st February above AGS Scaffolding Unit New business park Crossmolina at 6:30 Health, Fitness and Nutrition talk regarding our programs that will be coming up. Everyone is welcome. My contact details are 086-0862542, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Beekeeping Event The first upcoming event for Mayo Beekeepers will take place on this Monday 1st February at 8pm in the Teagase Centre Ballina. The Editor of the Beekeepers Magazine will be giving a presentation. Anyone an interest in pollination and Bees is welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served afterwards Ardnaree in Final Congratulation to Ardnaree Sarsfields on Qualifying for the all Ireland Junior Club Final and all the best of Luck From all in the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Club in Saturday evening’s final against Templenoe from Kerry in Croke Park. The former Crossmolina Deel-Rovers All Ireland Club Medal winner Noel Convey is a selector with the Sarefields