Erin’s Own boost for Day Care Centre

GAA helps Day Care Centre

Chubby Brennan – In Castlecomer

PRESENTATION of €5,372 to Castlecomer Day Care Centre from proceeds of Erin’s Own fund-raising trip to Croagh Patrick.
Manager Ann Cantwell has thanked all involved with Erin’s Own.

Centre is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, operated by Castlecomer Social Services.

Anyone interested in attending should contact 056-4441679.

To the rescue
Castlecomer Community Defibrillator Group is to arrange CPR AED courses soon. Contact 087-2936209.

Women pray
The Annual Women’s World Day of Prayer service is on Friday at 8pm in the Church of the Immaculate Conception. All welcome.

Bollard’s Quiz
Fund-raising table quiz in Bollard’s Bar on Friday, 23 at 8.30pm, Table of four, €20.
Raffle tickets from Mairead, Sarah, Noelle, Barbara and Shelly.  Tickets, €5 each, many great prizes up for grabs
Go along for a fun filled night with all proceeds going to Aoibheann’s Pink Tie the National Children’s Cancer Charity #Jogon #Searlaitsrun2018.

Online shop
An online shop is now open via friends at

There is a full print T-shirt filled with inspirational quotes from the kids of St John’s Oncology Ward in Crumlin Hospital.

All quotes have the children’s names after them and either a little pair of boxing gloves to show they have fought their battles and won or are still fighting.
There are white T-shirts again this year and new white singlets too.

Have a look at the shop. Johnny and Noel will be happy to answer any queries.

School Run
The first teams are signed up and ready to challenge.

Are you joining up?
Grab three work pals and step up to the Corporate Team Challenge.
Winners will receive The School Run Perpetual Trophy for 2018 and all challenge teams will receive a medal for each team member.

Benefiting is the Presentation Convent National School.




Blast from the past

Comer panto legends, Willie Coogan and Jack Dunphy in 1962