Moyvane Notes – 22nd January, 2000

MARIAN Hall Blotto results. There was no winner of the £3,900 jackpot in last Thursday night’s draw. The winning numbers were: 5, 7, 13 and 14. Match three numbers £100. There were two winners who received £50 each: Eileen Windle, Glin and Kit O’Brien, Caragh, Ballyhahill. Lucky dips £10 each: Eddie Canty, 12 Ballygologue Park, Listowel; Maureen Sheehy, Leitrim Middle; Denis O’Connor, Lower Aughrim; Ita O’Connell, Glenalappa and Noel Stack, Moyvane Village. Free tickets: Nora Carmody, Lyreacrompane; Margaret O’Sullivan, Lenamore; Eamon Scannell, Upper Aughrim; Mary B. Woulfe, Beale and Maria Fitzmaurice, Lower Aughrim. This Thursday night’s draw will be held at bingo in the Marian Hall and the jackpot will be £4,000. Moyvane 2000: The first draw will take place this Friday night at the Moyvane G.A.A. social in The Lanterns, Tarbert. First prize is a Volkswagon Golf, Comfortline model with electric windows and alloy wheels. At this stage all tickets are sold. If by any chance you have a ticket that has not been returned make sure that you do so immediately or you will not be included in the draw. The committee would like to thank you all for your support and we take this opportunity to wish you a Happy New Year and good luck in our draws over the next ten months.

North Kerry Together Ltd are organising (a) Job Search & Interview Skills Course and (b) An Idea Generation and Business Development Course for Micro Enterprises particularly for those interested in setting up their own business or becoming self employed.

The courses are targeted at unemployed people and will cost £10. The duration of each course is eight nights (24 hours). The courses will be held in Listowel in early February.

Please contact North Kerry Together Ltd at 068/23429 asap.

Moyvane/Knockanure Community Games: The following events will be held during the months of February, March, April – art, basketball, badminton, choir, draughts, indoor soccer, adult table quiz, U/14 table quiz, projects, set dancing U/14. Adult Quiz consists of panel of six, three U/17 and three over/17. Set dancing panel of all boys, all girls and mixed. Over 10 years and under 14 years.

The senior badminton club hosted their annual invitation tournament which was sponsored by Newtownsandes Co-Op in the Community Centre on Sunday last. Despite icy roads and raging flu over 80 players from all over Kerry took part in the day’s competitions. Results were:- Division two Mail Rd Cross Garden Centre trophy – Winners – Jennifer Keane, Moyvane and Kevin Lenihan, Kingdom. R/u: Lynda McCarthy, Listowel and Mike O’Shea, Iveragh. Division three: Eileen Mulvihill Memorial Shield – Winners: Marie O’Connor, County, and Pat Higgins, Moyvane. R/u: Carmel Collins, Moyvane and Patrick Corridan Ballyheigue. Division four: Tom and Eileen Roche Trophy – Winners: Aideen Bambury Moyvane and James Sheehan, Moyvane. R/u: Brid Ahern, Moyvane and Mike Moloney, Listowel. Division five: The Betty and Sean O’Connor Trophy – Winners: K. Hanrahan, Moyvane and Eamon Fitzgerald, Causeway. R/u: Siobhan Clear, County, and Martin Lyons, Listowel. Raffle: 1. Bottle whiskey, Carolanne Warrilow, Moyvane. 2. Tin of Biscuits, Patsy Gleeson, Listowel. 3. Box of Chocolates, Eileen Nolan, Moyvane. 4. Champagne, Kay Higgins, Moyvane. Sponsors included Newtownsandes Co-Op Kerry Spring Water, Golden Vale, Holly’s Foodstore, Lane’s Tyres, Corridan’s Garage and Tom Roche.

The Samaritans held their annual collection in Moyvane and Knockanure recently.

The death has occurred of Mary O’Sullivan (nee Fennell), Kilbaha, Moyvane, Co. Kerry at the Tralee General Hospital. Her remains were removed to the Church of the Assumption, Moyvane on Monday last and burial in Murhur Graveyard. She is survived by her daughter, sister, grandson. The death has also occurred of Mary Hanrahan (nee Flavin) Kilkenny and Aughrim.