Roundwood & District News 29th of November


The Christmas lights will be turned on this Saturday (4th of December) evening after 6pm mass (circa 6:45pm). We would ask that anyone who wishes to attend to please stay in their family group while observing social distancing in line with current Covid restrictions. Let the festivities begin!


Roundwood  & Moneystown Parish Christmas Raffle 2021:  The Sale of Work will not take place this year but the Grand Christmas Raffle is going ahead! Due to the current covid situation the draw will take place this Saturday 4th of December at 7pm in the Parish Hall and can be viewed live on the Facebook page. Most households will have received their tickets by now. Tickets are also available for sale in most business outlets in the village.

All tickets and money can be returned in a sealed envelope to any of the following locations – The Roundwood Lotto Box above the ATM in Centra Roundwood or the Parish Office during opening times (Mon – Thurs 8.45 am – 12.30 pm). The Parish Hall will be open from 5pm next Saturday, 4th of December to accept tickets up to the draw time of 7pm. Thank you for your support.


The lotto has been won! Congratulations to Connie Walsh who won the jackpot of €13,300 the numbers drawn were 2, 6,11 & 20 . There were six match winners, Sukhi, P & E Molloy, Catherine O’Byrne, Avril Kenny & Esther & Frank.  Next week’s jackpot will be €10,000.


The 2021 Roundwood & District Historical Journal is for sale in the following places. Roundwood : Post Office, Keeleys Hardware, Grants Butchers, Centra, Sugar Mountain Cafe & Roundwood Stores. Laragh: McCoys. Newtownmountkennedy: Fishers, Post Office & Eugene’s. Wicklow Town: Bridge St Books. Price €10. 


The Roundwood Whizzers are back walking every Wednesday leaving from outside Roundwood Parish Hall at 7pm. All fitness levels welcome to walk for up to one hour at your own pace on the footpaths under the street lights in the village. Bring a torch and a hi vis top if you have one. 


Indoor Bowls has resumed in Annamoe Centre on Tuesday nights at 8pm. We are looking for new members to come along and enjoy the game. Bowls is social and a great way to meet new people. Covid rules are fully adhered to.


Tuesday morning badminton is also back from 9.30am until 11am. No Racquet required, everyone welcome. We look forward to seeing you there! Covid regulations: 1) You must hold a valid Covid vaccination/immunity certificate 2) Masks must be worn when entering the hall and whilst not on court playing.


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 into the office for a chat.


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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