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Killeagh GAA Newsletter 4th August 2014

Killeagh GAA NEWSLETTER FOR W/C August 4th 2014. Club Lotto Results; Details for our latest Lotto draw are as follows: Numbers drawn on Tuesday July 29th were 4, 17, 18 and 25. There was no winner of this week's jackpot and the jackpot for our next draw will be €10800. Lucky dip winners were Mary Landers, Mary Seward, Carmel Barry and Eoghan O’Horgan. Thanks to everyone who supports our weekly
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This Island Nation – Wednesday 6th August

In this month’s programme we have the story of a Soviet take-over of Cork Port, hear that love is in the air at the country’s lifeboat stations, with the 45th station due to open shortly; we go to Ireland’s longest river, the Shannon,  where a boat made famous by Wolfe Tone is being launched; tour Ballycotton Lighthouse, open to the public for the first time and hear about its association
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Lidl Youghal Fun Walk For Barrettstown

Caroline Prendergast of Lidl, Youghal is a Barrettstown Buddy. She is Lidl, Youghal’s Barretstown ambassador. Lidl Youghal are organising a Fun Walk on Friday 15th August in aid of Barretstown who help to rebuild the lives of children with Cancer. The walk will start at 6.30 p.m. going from Lidl out to J.J.’s Chipper at Youghal and back to Lidl. It costs €5 to take part in the walk and
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Weekly Maritime News Roundup

THIS ISLAND NATION Weekly Maritime News and Comment By Tom MacSweeney, Marine Correspondent Dateline – July 28, 2014. …………………………… This weekly service reviews maritime news and opinion and provides a digest of material from other THIS ISLAND NATION publishing outlets. THIS ISLAND NATION ON FACEBOOK HAD 1,279 READERS LAST WEEK More people are reading about the maritime sphere. Thank you. ………………………………………………………………………………… FOR DAILY MARITIME NEWS please follow me on Twitter:
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Temporary Closing of Public Roads

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Cork County Council is considering under Section 75 of the Roads Act, 1993, the closing to public traffic of the following roads for the dates and for the times stated:-Youghal Main Drainage - Road Closures Lower Cork Hill - 8am Monday 11th August to 6pm Tuesday 26th August 2014 (24 Hours Each Day) Road to be Closed The L-3810-0 Lower Cork Hill from its junction
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Youghal Front Strand Beach

WARNING DO NOT SWIM SWIMMING IN THIS WATER MAY CAUSE ILLNESS BATHING IS PROHIBITED DUE TO: Elevated levels of bacteria in the bathing water. LIKELY CAUSE: Localised heavy rain is likely to have impacted on wastewater infrastructure in the area. EXPECTED DURATION: This notice applies until the quality of bathing water is deemed satisfactory. ACTIONS TAKEN/PROPOSED: HSE notified. Bathing water to be re-sampled Monday July 28th 2014. Complete set of results will be
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Donations For Palestine

Local Midleton woman Joan McDermott who is the co-ordinator for the East Cork Palestinian movement is making an urgent appeal for donations of essential medical and toiletry supplies to send to Palestine. Vital assistance is needed by the 100,000+ people who have presented to centres in Gaza seeking aid and support over the past two weeks of conflict and turmoil. Joan has specified that the types of supplies required are
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Jump For Jerry

Jerry Forrest is 5 years old. He has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy- a rare muscle wasting condition which is a progressive, disabling and terminal, Research into a new treatment may help to improve and prolong his life.  We desperately need help to fund this. Would you join in our Jump For Jerry campaign by walking or running the Evening Echo ladies mini marathon on Sept 28th. Anyone over the age of
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Ballinrostig Vintage Club Field Day

Ballinrostig Vintage Club Field Day will be held on Sunday 27th July from 1 – 6 p.m.  Featuring live demonstrations from all Ireland current tractor build champions.  Official opening by Derek Burke from  Crystal Swing. A  fun filled day including Sheaf Throwing, Thrashing, Log Splitting Display, Vintage Vehicles & Exhibits, Spin the Wheel, Dancing, Face Painting, Childrens Sports, Barrel Train, Tractor Agility, Dog Show, Old Coastguard Display and Treasure Hunt
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Fundraising Event At Shanagarry Design Centre

The Kilkenny Group are holding a fundraising event at the Shanagarry Design Centre, on the 26th & 27 July from 1pm to 5pm. This event is for local girl Tiegan Wilson who has been recently diagnosed with Leukemia. There will be plenty to keep the kids entertained including, Face painting, Nail painting, Balloons, a Make and Take session where children make a piece of pottery to take home and we
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Killeagh GAA Newsletter 21st July 2014

NEWSLETTER FOR W/C July 21st 2014. Club Lotto Results; Details for our latest Lotto draw are as follows: Numbers drawn on Tuesday July 15th were 3, 5, 7 and 28. There was no winner of this week's jackpot and the jackpot for our next draw will be €10400. Lucky dip winners were Martin Kelly, Tadhg and Carmel Landers, Karen Broderick and Mary O’Connor. Thanks to everyone who supports our weekly
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Cork ISPCC Recruiting Volunteers For Childline

The ISPCC in Cork is now recruiting for volunteers in its Childline service and also in its Fundraising department. They will hold volunteer information nights on Thursday the 24th of July @ 6.30 pm and also on Monday the 11th of August at 6.30 pm. The meetings will take place at the ISPCC Cork Office, First Floor Penrose Wharf. These meetings are open to all members of the public who
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Ceolta Si Summer Entertainment

This, the 24th Season of Summer entertainment by Ceolta Si promises to be better than ever. "Seisiún "Ceolta Si" is an extensive evening of Irish music, song, dance and story telling, showcasing incredible local talent and of course of great Irish heritage.Show takes place every Monday & Thursday night during July & August. Booking is advisable: Contact: text 087 7934504 or email youghal@comhaltas.net
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Killeagh GAA Newsletter 14th July 2014

NEWSLETTER FOR W/C July 14th 2014. Club Lotto Results; Details for our latest Lotto draw are as follows: Numbers drawn on Tuesday July 8th were 12, 17, 22 and 26. There was no winner of this week's jackpot and the jackpot for our next draw will be €10200. Lucky dip winners were Ray Rochford, Tom Barry, Theresa O’Shea and Beryl Cronin. Thanks to everyone who supports our weekly lotto draw.​