Roundwood & District News 26th of July 2021

The Roundwood Cancer Support office is based in Roundwood Parish Hall & Centre

Results of President Tim Cronin’s Prize held in Woodenbridge Golf Club on Sunday 18th July.  First Ian McAulay 38pts, Second Paul Gaskin 36pts, Third Mick O’Reilly 36pts, Fourth Reece Scott 36pts, Fifth James Lawless 35pts. Class 1 First Ray McElhinney 35pts, Second Donny O’Reilly 34pts. Class 2 First Aaron Roche 35pts, Second Darren Meaney pts. Class 3 First Mark Gorman 35pts, Second David Power 35pts. Front Nine Deirdre Carroll 20pts. Back Nine Ian Hamilton 21pts. Visitors Prize Adam Stanford. Next outing is Druids Glen on August 15th. 


2020 Junior C Championship Final – An Tóchar v Blessington takes place this Saturday 31st July.  Venue:  Aughrim.  Throw-in 3.00pm.   Wishing all our players and management team the very best of luck.  #AnTocharAbú 50/50 Club Draw:  Our next 50/50 Club Draw will take place this Saturday July 31st, with 50% of the pot going to the lucky winner, and the other 50% going to Club.   Tickets are available at; or from any committee member who can enter your tickets for you.  The option to sign up for 6 monthly recurring tickets is now available at the above address, as well as the usual one-month ticket.  Thank you for supporting our new fundraising draw.  

A reminder to all players, supporters and visitors to An Tóchar GAA:  all Government guidelines regarding social distancing, hand hygiene and face coverings must be adhered to; the grounds, sidelines and stand are strictly no-Smoking; note our No Dogs policy (with the exception of Assistance/Guide Dogs). This is in the interest of the comfort and safety of all. Please do not bring your pets to the grounds; No unauthorised Photography /Video recording.
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Results of the draw held on Sunday 25th  July. There was no jackpot winner. The numbers drawn were 12, 21, 24 & 28. There were three match three winners . Mari Kennedy, Brian Corbett & Jim Kinsella. Next week’s jackpot will be €22,300.

An Tochar GAA:50/50 Club Draw:  Our first 50/50 Club Draw took place on Saturday, June 26th.  Congratulations to the winner, Rowena Brady, who received €1,110.  Thank you to everyone who bought tickets and supported our new fundraising draw.   Our next draw takes place on Saturday July 31st, , with 50% of the pot going to the lucky winner, and the other 50% going to Club.  Tickets are available at;  or from any committee member who can enter your tickets for you. 


We are delighted to announce that our Lakers Roundwood Run is open for Registration! The run will take place on Sunday 12th September. Meeting at the Roundwood Parish Hall with Check in taking place between 8.30 and 10 am.Covid Safety Measures will be in place on the day & all runners will be asked to sign a Pre-Race Covid Health Form. Free BBQ and & Prize Giving for 1st & 2nd Place .All Run & Route Details & our Covid Safety Document can be found on our website

Our centre is now open. Hospital transport is being provided as per usual. Counselling for cancer sufferers and their family is available. Reflexology, massage and other therapies are available also. If you would like any further information regarding any of the above, please do not hesitate to contact us on 086 1534011 or call to the office for a chat.

Children’s Tennis Coaching at Annamoe Centre Saturday Mornings book at JSTA.IE

The Roundwood and District Community Council are registered to administer the senior alert scheme which provides grants to elderly people towards the provision of personal alarms. The personal alarm offers reassurance to allow independent living, safe in the knowledge that you can quickly be in contact with a family member or neighbour in the event of an emergency. It provides security and peace of mind. If you would like more information, please call 086 8055040.

The tennis court is open now as the good weather is on the way! If anybody has any queries or wants to make a booking please get in touch with Christine on (086) 805 7431.

ALONE, the organisation that supports older people is operating a national support line and additional support for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Ireland. Contact ALONE on 0818 222 024 if you have concerns about your own wellbeing, or the wellbeing of an older person you know. Further information can be found on

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


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