Around the Districts

Published 30/07/2016 | 00:00

Mary Fenlon, Stacey Redmond and Breda Redmond at the open access evening in Johnstown Castle on Tuesday.
Mary Fenlon, Stacey Redmond and Breda Redmond at the open access evening in Johnstown Castle on Tuesday.
Annabella Maloney, Rebecca McConn-Walsh, Grace Walsh and Thomas Walsh enjoying the sunshine at the Rosslare field day on Sunday.

Rosslare Harbour

Patron Reminder

The annual patron will take place in St Aidan's Cemetery, Kilrane on Sunday, July 31, at 3 p.m.

Art Competition

Winners in KRH Community Weekend Art Competition were as follows: 2nd Class-1st Emily Midwinter, 2nd Ella Dempsey, 3rd Jim Burke, 4th Sophie Doyle; 4th Class-1st Orna Power, 2nd Sarah McLoughlin, 3rd Sean Cullen, 4th Lauren Brennan; 5th Class-1st Caoimhe Naessens, 2nd Eoghan Byrne, 3rd Leah Kavanagh; 6th Class-1st John Kelly, 2nd Niamh Rees, 3rd Abi Sinnott, 4th Ciara Clifford. Best Overall 1st Craig O Reilly, 2nd Kayla Kieran Murphy. All prizes were presented in Hotel Rosslare on Sunday July 24 at 7 p.m. Congratulations to everybody.

St Mary's GAA

Club lotto: jackpot €4,850; numbers drawn on July 12: 5-9-12-27; no jackpot winner, three match-three winners: Denise Murphy, Hughie Fagan and Mary O'Leary. On July 19 jackpot was €5,000 and the numbers drawn were 15-25-29-30; no jackpot winner, Match-three winner: Kieran and Mary Donohoe. Next Draw: July 26.

Cúl Camp: Week two of Cúl Camp will be held from August 15 to August 19. The advice is to book online now as places will be limited to 140 and we are over the 100 mark at present. It's a week kids won't want to miss.

Sympathy: We extend sympathy to the Power Family this week on the loss of Una. Our thoughts are with the family at this time. May she rest in peace.

Rosslare Rangers fc

Rosslare Rangers Schoolboy and Schoolgirls are holding a registration morning on Saturday, July 30, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the clubhouse. All players please attend and any new players very welcome to join. Please contact Aishling at 087 6533810, if you have any queries.

Wexford Football Academy summer camp for six to 13-year-olds takes place at Rosslare Rangers Pitch from August 1 to August 6 (including the Bank Holiday Monday). Cost is €60 per child and there are family discounts available. Contact Brendan - 086 7392306​.

Rosslare Strand

Community/Sports Centre

Visit our revamped website and like our Facebook page at Rosslare Holiday Resort. Call 053 9132202. Charity No. 17027.

2016 Memberships - Family/Individual Now available. Birthday Party Packages Book your party with us and enjoy a stress free day. Call 053 9132202.

Grass Tennis Courts, only €12 for up to four players [Usually €20] AND 'Two for One' on entrance fees to the Playground (€2 for two people), Crazy Golf (€3 for two people), Running Track (€5 for two people), and Bowls (€5 for two people). All of these offers are subject to availability on the day. Visit Wexford free pass: Extended till end of June 2016.

ROSSLARE NEWSLETTER - Now taking bookings for September Call 053 9132202.


Puppet Show - Every Tuesday. Kiddies Disco - Every Sunday. Family Fun Night - Every Thursday. Farmers Market - Every Sunday. Gallery Opening and Historical Society Book Lunch - July 23. annual field day - July 24. Beach Party - July 30. Kettlebell Competition - July 29 to July 31. Colour Run - August 1. Fashion Show - August 6. Teddy Bears Picnic - August 7. Dip in the Nip - August 14


Rosslare summer camp - July and August. Watersports Kids Camps - July and August. Kids Golf Camp - July and August. Five-a-Side Soccer - July and August. FAI Camp - July 18 to August 5. Princess Camp - July 18 to July 22. Ashley Wynne Tennis Academy - July 25 to August 5. Hip Hop Dance Camp - July 25 to July 29. Shine Summer School - August 1 to August 5. Fun in the Sun - August 6. GAA Cúl Camp - August 15 to August 19.

Farmers Market

We are excited about holding our first farmers market every Sunday in July and August from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Rosslare Community and Sports Centre, offering you fresh/homemade local produce from local people.


Every Thursday night is Family Fun Night at 6 p.m. in Rosslare Community and Sports Centre (free entry). Come along for a hassle free evening with different hot food vans each week, a variety of kid's activities and relax in our cosy indoor and outdoor seating area.

Five a side Soccer

Join us everyday at 3 p.m. Monday to Friday for the very popular 5-a-side Football. Just turn up on any day - no booking required.


On July 30 at 7 p.m. join us for a barbecue, Music from DJ Kalen and Bonfire. Cost €2 (per person). Entrance at the Watersports Centre in Rosslare. Kindly sponsored by Centra Rosslare. Find us on Facebook


This takes place from July 29 to July 31 (free entry). All Welcome to come along and see some amazing athletes in action at AIKLF Cup of Ireland competitions. Find us on Facebook


This is on August 1 at 10 a.m. Cost €10 (pa) €5 (per child) This is going to be a fantastic event for the whole family to enjoy. Entry forms available from the centre. Entries available on the day from 9 a.m. Race starts at 10 a.m. Participants receive one colour bag included in entry fee. Additional bags can be purchased. Find us on Facebook.


Activities and Classes in Rosslare Community and Sports Centre. New members are always welcome to all classes/groups.

Life Drawing Classes - All Welcome every Friday from1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Paula 089 2112313. Circuit Training - Tuesdays at 9.30 a.m. €5 Felix 085 1165048. Pilates - back in August. Forever Fit - Sat at 10 a.m. Fun dance fitness, suitable for all €8 (payg) Call Amanda at 087 9713339. Tai-Chi - Mon and Wed at 9.30 a.m. on the beach, Fri at 11 a.m. in the centre

St Paul's Athletics Club - Mon and Wed at 6 p.m. Call Leo at 086 3103417. Menapian's Athletics Club Thurs at 7 p.m. Call David at 085 1621700. Rosslare Bowls Club - Call Catherine 086 8177679 Men's Sheds - Tues and Thurs from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Call Jim 087 6815029. WoMen's Sheds - Thurs 10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. Call Anne - 086 8293833. Rosslare Badminton Club - Meet every Saturday at 11 a.m., new players welcome, €3. Rosslare Tennis Club - Mon at 7 p.m. and Fri at 10 a.m. New players welcome. Members Free - Non Members €2. Kettlebells - Mon at 10.30 a.m. and 7.15 p.m., Wed at 7.15 p.m., Fri at 10.30 a.m., €7.

Lollitots news

Split the pot draw: Winner July 11 - Emmet Byrne €142; Winner July 18 - Liam Buckley €210. Draws continue weekly on Monday nights, entry envelopes are in businesses around Rosslare. Thank you for your support.

Our annual coffee morning and Cake Sale will take place on Sunday, July 31, in Lollitots, drop in for a Cake for Sunday lunch or a cuppa and a chat.

Our next Carboot Sale is on Sunday, July 31, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Scoil Mhuire. Cars €10 and vans €15. We are also holding Carboot Sales on August 7, August 14 and 21.

Our summer camps are running everyday over the summer for children aged 3-7 and 8-12, with qualified childcare staff. Daily and Weekly rates avalible. Please contact Lisa or Paula for any further information at 053 9132770.

Tidy Towns

A sincere thank you to those who contributed to our annual Church Gate Collection last weekend.

A seat in memory of Tom Murphy will be unveiled at the Cliff, Rosslare at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 27. Tom was a stalwart member of Tidy Towns who have organised this event and welcome everyone along. Refreshments will be served afterwards in the Bay Bar.

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