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Sult na Sollán Survey

Sult na Sollán Survey

Sult na Sollán was set-up in Sallins (Na Sollán) in 2009 to promote Irish traditional music, the Irish language and Irish culture in general in the Sallins area. The group has gone from strength to strength over recent years and now has two local Irish traditional music groups playing under its wing - Sult andFonn Nua. On the third Friday of every month, one or both of these trad groups host an open traditional music session in one of the pubs in Sallins – usually in

Flanagan’s Mill or in the Railway Inn. Sult na Sollánalso run Irish language classes for adults, and run an Irish language bricfeasta as Gaeilge every Saturday morning. Further details, including contact

information, can be found on or on theSallins community website –

Railway Inn Golf Society

The society has completed its outings for 2012. Well done to the committee and all involved in outings during the year. Inquire behind the bar to get on the list for 2013 and to stay informed for future outings.


Mass times at the church of the Guardian Angels Sallins are Sundays 10am & 12 noon and Sat 6.30pm.

Sallins Celtic

The second half of the kids soccer season, which runs up to May has just commenced and all teams are back training. The club is actively looking for players born in 2003 and onwards – our academy takes place on Saturday mornings at our pitch in the centre of Sallins. Now’s the time to get your children involved in a sporting activity in a fun environment - please contact club secretary Mark at 086-8971238.

Sallins Vincent de Paul

Contact SVP on 0857052294 for confidential support and advice.

Community Games

If any child is interested in learning how to play chess or if you’re already a player and would like to play a few games then the attached poster will be of interest.

In brief -Chess for beginners and players,Wednesday evenings 7.15-8.15pm in Parish Hall.

Youth Club

Sallins Youth Club is open every Wednesday from 7.30 to 9pm in the community centre, Sallins. Open to all first and second year pupils from Sallins ; lots of fun activities, tuck shop, hang out with your

old mates or make new ones. Contact Vikki Naas and Sallins Rail User Group

Following last week’s meeting with Irish Rail NASRUG Spokesperson, James Lawless, has now reached an agreement with Irish Rail that the morning gap in timetable (between 8.16 and 8.50am) will be addressed. James remains in discussion with IR on the other items.

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