Moyvane Notes – 19th October 2015

There was no winner again last Thursday night so the €20,500 Jackpot still stands. The numbers drawn were 12  14   16   17. Because the Jackpot is so high and to show our appreciation for your support the Lucky Dips have now been increased for as long as the current Jackpot stands. Lucky Dips: €200 Geraldine Enright, Ennismore, Listowel. €100 Sheila Sheridan, Moyvane Village. €50 each Tom & Susan Enright, Cois Baile, Listowel. Dano Lyons, Derry, Listowel. John Murphy, Abbeyfeale. Paul Kiely, Glin Road, Moyvane. Jane & Mike Behan, Rathea, Listowel. Free Tickets: John Quinn, New Houses, Moyvane. Gavin Stack, Bedford, Listowel. Suzanne Lynch, Tullamore, Ballybunion. Liz Mulvihill, c/o Nora Fitz. Christy Collins, Dromlivane, Ballylongford. This week’s Blotto Jackpot is €20,500 and the draw will be held on Thursday night, October 22nd at Bingo in the Marian Hall.

The 23rd Moyvane Village Festival will take place over this Bank Holiday weekend kicking off on Friday, October 23rd  to Monday, October 26th. The Murhur & Knockanure Schools Art competition results will be announced on Friday in both  schools. Friday night there is Rambling House night in the Marian Hal at 8.30pm.

Saturday at 11am Children’s workshops & FIFA Playstation competition will be held in the Community Centre. The 12th Boro Buffet takes place on Saturday night in The Marian Hall with live music by Tim Somers.

A packed day on Sunday includes the Youth Club sponsored walk, Bonny Baby & Glamorous Granny Competitions, Puppet Show & Dog Show as well as the very popular Vintage Show, Trade Fair & Farmers Market. On Sunday night in the Marian Hall a variety concert featuring local musicians, dancers & singers takes place. The Boro players are also back bringing  us a comedy sketch called “The Boro Retirement Home”. This  promises to be another great night’s entertainment.

On Monday there is the first hunt of the season for The North Kerry Harriers. A Halloween Fancy Dress & Party for under 12s takes place in the Marian Hall starting at 1.30pm also on Monday. At the kiddies events this year donations can be made towards The Nano Nagle School in Listowel. Please see local posters, papers and the North Kerry Advertiser for full programme of events.

Moyvane had a great win over Fossa in the Semi Final of the Novice Shield on Saturday last.  The teams were level 1-8 to 0-11 at full time and thanks to determination and team work from all if the players Moyvane  progressed to the final on a final score of Moyvane 1-13, Fossa 0-15.  Team and Scorers: Brendan Galvin, Mike Woods, William Madden 0-1, Conor O’ Flynn, Eamon O’ Flaherty 0-1, Shane Stack, Shane Carmody, Donal Leahy 0-1, Ian McCarthy, Joe Coulson, Aidan Keane 0-3, Niall Sheehan, Timmy Noonan 0-3, Cathal O’ Connor 1-1, Colin Enright.  Subs: Niall Mulvihill, Liam Leahy, John Jack Mulvihill, Martin Stack 0-2 and Diarmuid Leahy.  Congratulations to the Team, Manager Diarmuid Leahy and Selector Michael Walsh on reaching the final.
SENIOR NORTH KERRY CHAMPIONSHIP:  It’s North Kerry Championship time and Moyvane start their campaign against Brosna on Saturday next, October 24th at 4pm in Con Brosnan Park, Moyvane.  The very best of luck to the Team and Management.  Let’s all give the lads the best of support on Saturday.  Up the Boro!
CLUB LOTTO: There was no winner of this weeks Jackpot of €4,800.  Numbers drawn were 6, 13, 22 and 31.  Lucky Dips of €40.00 each: John Joe Quinn, Woodgrove, Michael O Connor, Ahalahana, Owen & Niamh Stack, Moyvane, Maurice Molyneaux, Knockanure and Norella Molyneaux, Knockanure.  Next weeks Jackpot is €5,000 and the draw will be held in Brosnan’s Bar on Monday, October 26th at 10.00pm

Visit the Haunted Writers’ Hall at the Seanchaí Centre, Listowel from Thursday, October 29th to Saturday, October 31st from 3pm to 5pm. Includes a tour of the haunted rooms, storytelling and craft making.  Suitable for children aged 5 to 10 years.  Admission €5.  Booking essential to (068) 22212, [email protected].

Listowel Rambling House will take place in the Seanchaí Centre on Thursday, October 29th from 9.15pm.  Admission is free to this informal evening of traditional music, song, dance & storytelling.

A new season begins on Friday October 30th from 10am to 12 noon at Listowel Family Resource Centre.  For information phone Denis at 068 23584.

Friday night next October 23rd a table quiz for charity takes place at the Ploughman in the Square, Abbeyfeale.

Mike Lynch of Moyvane Village and formerly of Leitrim Middle finally lost his battle and passed away on Monday, September 28th. Mike is survived by his daughter Mary, New York, sister Mary, brothers George, John, James, Denny and Tom, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nephews and nieces. Removal took place to the Church of the Assumption, Moyvane on Wednesday, September 30th with Requiem Mass on Thursday, October 1st followed by burial in Ahavoher Cemetery, Moyvane.

The sudden death took place recently in Lancashire of Sr. Nuala (Peg) O’Flaherty late of  Tubbertoureen, Moyvane. She was a member of a large family, four of whom were nuns. She is survived by two of her sisters, Nora Moore, Kilmorna and Cathy Scannell, Listowel. Funeral took place on Friday, October 9th.

On Tuesday, October 6th, Joe O’Connor of Kilbaha passed away after a brief illness. Joe was a quiet, laid back man, the perfect gentleman. He will be sadly missed by his wife, Mary, daughter, Bridie, granddaughter Linda, great-grandchildren, Katelyn, Rachel and Laythan, son-in-law Jimmy, sister Nora Harney. The one great sadness in Joe’s life was the tragic death of his grandson, David. It had an enormous effect on both his life and Mary’s but now he is happily reunited with his beloved David.

The Funeral Mass for Paddy Holly, Leicester and late of Tarmons, Tarbert took place at St. Mary’s Church, Tarbert on Saturday, October 17th. He is survived by many nephews and nieces, Emma, Teresa, Helen and Anne who live in the parish.

May they all rest in peace.

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