Friday 18 October 2019



Are you aged between 17 and 35 and are you looking for something to do during the long Winter nights then why not join Macra na Feirme.

Blackwater macra are currently looking for new members for the coming year. There are lots of things to do with sports, competitions, and other fun activities.

We have also launched our Facebook page our page to keep upto date with Blackwater Macra. If anyone is interested in joining please contact Fiona 085 7192655.


You are invited to join the Lay Retreat Association for a Day Retreat for Men at Ballyvaloo on Sunday 6th November from 10am to 6pm. Coffee, dinner and evening tea included. Suggested offering ?40. All Welcome. Contact John Crean 0879871152 or 053-9247801.

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Zumba with Debbie Mondays Oulart community Hall 7-8pm Fridays Castlebridge Hall 7-8pm. €7, pay as you go.


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will be held on Wednesday in Blackwater church commencing at 10 a.m. and continues until 10 p.m.


Mass Times in Blackwater Parish: Weekday Masses in Blackwater: Weekday masses in Blackwater Parish are as follows: 9.30am Monday, to Friday Sunday Masses: Sunday masses in Blackwater parish are as follows 8.00pm (Saturday) evening in St. Brigid's Church 10.00am, and 11.15am on Sunday in St. Brigid's Church. Mass in Ballyvaloo: Saturday mass will be celebrated at 10.00am and on Sundays at 9.00am.


Console was established in 2002 by families that experienced the grief of losing a loved one through suicide. It has developed into a professional organisation, responding to the needs of those bereaved by suicide within the community. Console house in Wexford at 14 Francis Street offers individual and family counselling. Contact no 053 9122787.


CALL Community Advice and Listening Line is a confidential phone line operated by trained volunteers. If you are worried, stressed or maybe you'd just like to have a friendly ear to listen to you, we are here. Or, if you have more specific problems we can suggest services available to you in county Wexford. The Call service is completely private and confidential. Call - 1890 22 55 55 - each evening from 7 p.m. to 10.30 p.m.

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