Roundwood & District News 25th of August 2020


Moneystown National School Roll No: 13246G. Seeking to recruit a CLEANER for immediate start. Please apply via email with your CV to before Sat 29th August 2020.


Results of our outing to Blainroe on 15th August. First : Enda Kavanagh 37pts. Second: Sean Scott 36pts. Third: Valerie Brennan 34pts. Fourth: Robin Byrne 33pts. Fifth: John Dowling 33pts.  Class 1 First : Colm Gaskin 33pts. Second: Ray Mcelhinny 32pts. Class 2 First : Padriaic Mullins 33pts. Second: Ian Hamiliton 33pts. Class 3 First: Eamonn Kavanagh 33pts. Second: Mick O’Rourke 32pts. Front Nine: Paul Gaskin 18pts. Back Nine: James Lawless 19pts. Visitor Prize: Cormac Martin 30pts.


Roundwood market is open every Sunday from 12 noon until 4pm. Home Baking. Jams. Honey etc.  Contact: Jacinta 0860722851.


Local theatre maker Cliona O’Connell, and Aughrim based actress Andrea Kelly would love to talk to people in the area who have local knowledge or stories about the playwright J.M Synge, the Synge family and their connection to the Roundwood area. If you have any stories we would love to hear from you. You can email , or give us a call/text on 087 4673858 and we will get back to you. Any information you have, no matter how small, is very welcome. We are currently working on the development of a new theatre project sited in the county, re-imagining Synge’s life, work and connection to Wicklow. This project is funded under the Wicklow Artist Award Scheme 2020.


A pilgrimage to Medjugorje will take place on October 7th 2020 for seven days at a cost of €679.00 fully inclusive. €200.00 deposit secures booking.  This trip will be accompanied by a Spiritual Director. The accommodation is close to the Church. For more information and booking Contact Mary King on 087 2185067.


Jenny’s Pre-school Moneystown: is now enrolling for September 2020 and 2021 anyone interested contact the school on 0861705238 or email


The Wicklow County Council Covid Community Response Forum has developed a free helpline for vulnerable members of the community from 8am – 8pm 7days per week. Call 1800 868 399 or email


The lotto has been suspended for the moment.


The Roundwood Cancer Support centre is closed to the public for the moment.  If anyone needs to make any enquiries please telephone our confidential phone number 087 6062072.


If you have an item or news that you would like to include in the Roundwood Notes contact Margaret Bolger the email address is mgtbolger@gmail.

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