Roundwood & District News 20th January 2024


Roundwood Variety Group’s Production of Aladdin hits the stage in the Brockagh Centre, Laragh for 4 shows from Friday, the 2nd of February, to Sunday the 4th of February. With a cast of over 40 children and more, the tickets are selling fast on  

Book now to avoid disappointment.

Results of the draw held on Sunday January 14th. There was no jackpot winner the numbers drawn were 3, 11, 19 & 30. There were nine match three winners. J Crean, Grace & Peter, Carmel Devlin, Maura Windsor, Kate Linnane, Sally & Will, Jackie Hughes, VeronicaDoyle and Imelda Kavanagh. Next jackpot will be €16,300.   

Pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place on 7th – 11th April 2024 at the 4 starHotel Podaue. 4 nightsstay with full board breakfast, lunch and dinner. Bus from Tabes airport in Lourdes. Pilgrimage guide and Spiritual direction. Travel insurance up to the age of85 years. €745 per person single room €40 per night €160 deposit of €200 before 15th January 2024 all money paid in full before 1st March. for more details contact Susan 0876273032. 


Pilgrimage to knock will be on Saturday 27th April 2024. Bus leaving the square Rathdrum 7.30 am. Roundwood 8am breakfast and dinner in Tyrrells pass castle €80 per person all money to be paid before Easter 30th March. Contact Susan 0876273032. 

Bingo: February 18th Annamoe community center 3pm. Takingbookings for the Autumn Holiday 30th September to 4th October 2024 Trip to Donegal. Details to follow.Mary Flanagan 087 6595381. 

LocalLink Bus: There is a very good LocalLink bus service every Thursday, from Trooperstown at 10:30 am, through Moneyststown, arriving in Wicklow at 11 am and leaving Wicklow at 1 pm . It is local Link route 1396A .For details of collection and booking : phone 0818 42 41 41. The free travel card applies for those eligible, or cash can be paid if not. 

45 Card Game every Tuesday night in Moneystown Community Centre starting at 8 pm. Teas served. All are welcome. 

New meditation classes starting Monday eveningRoundwood Parish Hall, January 15th & 19th February 5th & 19th Time: 7:30pm-8:30pm €12 per class. Booking essential.Haven Circle – January 25th 7:30pm-9:00pmAnnamoe Community Centre. An evening for you to take time to breathe, rest & reset, with guided meditation, card pull, mindfulness activity & lots more. Booking essential.Welcoming new clients for 1:1 Reiki & Rahanniappointments. For more information on any of the events or to book please contact Sue 0872750335 


Results of whist held on January 10th. Top Score:Nan Wolohan. First Gent: Shay Brady. Second Gent: Jimmy Molloy. First Lady: May Kenna. Second Lady: Maura McHugh. First Half (Tied) Catherine Doyle & Richie Cullen. Second Half:Margaret Kennedy.Longest Sitting: Tiny Shortt. Lowest Score: Mary Pierce. Raffle Prizes: Maura McHugh and Nan Wolohan. Next Whist Wednesday January 24h8pm in the parish hall.  

Roundwood Mens Shed: The shed is open on Tuesdays between 10 and 12 and is located at Pat Carr’s place in Knockraheen (A98AH02). Our agenda is wide and varied – a bit like ‘whatever you’re having yourself’.Mostly though, the shed is about listening and caringand sharing. Our meetings begin with some gentle exercises for those so inclined. But the tea and chat with cake and biscuits is an integral part of what we are all about. 

Wicklow County Council Mobile Library will be in Roundwood Village on Thursday 18th January 2024 from 10am until 11.15am and also from 2.10pm until 4.30pm. Come along and join the library. It’s a free service and is a fantastic way to pick up any book that suits your reading interests.    


 If you have an item or news that you would like to include in the Roundwood Notes contact Margaret Bolger the email address is Items for the notes must be emailed by Sunday night to be in time for the paper.     



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