Allen Coill Dubh

Huge Success

Huge Success

“Just want to say a big thank you to all that helped with our SHAVE OR DIE in Dag Welds on St Patrick’s night the total amount raised was an amazing €3,984.70. A special thank you to Deirdre Casey (Diamond Cuts) for all the mad hair styles. We couldn’t have done it without Deirdre’s help also Kym Kelly, who squeezed every last hair and penny out of everyone. I want to thank Noel Byrne and his Family for their help, also Gerry in Dags for all the lovely food all the people that took part, we could not have done it without each any everyone of you While I’m ranting I just want to thank my special Family for everything they did for me in what was a very long year love u all xxx” Nuala McLoughlin.

Parish School Sports Day

A big Thank you to all who helped to make the Parish Sports a success. Special thanks to Allenwood GAA Club for providing the field and helping out on the day. Thanks to Tony Moore for doing MC and all parents and staff who helped out. Congratulations to Milltown School who won both Cups and to Allenwood Boys and Girls who won the Tom and Marie Tobin Cup.

Allenwood BNS Clean Up

A big thank you to Emma Cunningham, Darren Stafford Leah Denagher and all the staff and pupils who did a great job at our annual Clean Up Day on Wednesday 23rd May.

Milltown GFC

Championship Result: Milltown 1-6 Castlemitchell 1-5. Football: The re-fixed League Game against Robertstown was played last Tuesday night. Milltown lost by six points (0-17 to 1-8) to our parish neighbours. Reserve Team: Unfortunately, the Reserve Team has withdrawn from all competitions after conceding two League fixtures. It is hoped to start again in 2013 if player numbers improve. Many thanks managers Ber Dunne and Glen Gorey for their work with the team. Committee Meeting Tuesday 29th at 9pm. Kildare v Offaly: Orders now being taken for tickets for the Kildare v Offaly game. Contact Fran O’Sullivan 086-8597133. Clothes Bank is still taking donations. Cúl Camp: Parents can now log onto to register on-line for the 2012 Cúl Camp. €5 discount available when using code from Kellogg’s cereal packets. The camp is running on Tuesday 7 – Friday 10 August.

Club History

We are compiling an “Emigrant’s Corner” for the yearbook. If you have a family member living on foreign shores, why not let us know so we can include a small piece on their new life.

St. Kevin’s GFC

Hard luck to our Senior team who lost in the first round of the senior championship . Best of luck to the first and second team in there league matches. St. Kevin’s underage training is on Fridays ages 4 years of age & upwards. Contact Declan 087 2248170 or Sinead 085 1140139 for times of different age groups. Also merchandise can be purchased on Fridays at 5.30 - 6.00 in St. Kevin’s contact Sinead 085 1141039.

Gaelic training for mothers, ladies over 18 continues every Friday at 6.15 pm in St Kevin’s clubhouse. This is a great opportunity to meet your neighbours and get fit at the same time. All welcome and contact Sinead on 085-1140139 for further details. Lotto results for the 22nd May, 2012 No jackpot winner Numbers drawn 2,6,8,21.€40 euro winners, Judy Daly c/o KellysTerry Doherty c/o Mick Carroll, Ross/Scott Murphy c/o Vincent McAndrew,Megan/Evan Boyle c/o Dags. Next week €18,400.

Ballyteague GFC

Results: IFC Ballyteague 3 – 8 Castledermot 1–10. SFL Div 5 Ballyteague 0–8 Eadestown 0-4. U14 Football League Ballyteague 6–12 Two-mile-house 4–9.

Fixtures: U14 Football League Sun 27th May, Ballyteague home to St. Kevin’s at 10.30. SFL Div 2 Fri 1st June Ballyteague home to Kill at 7.30pm. Congratulations to the team and mentors on the great win over Castledermot in the first round of the Intermediate Championship. Well done to the U14’s on their great win over Two-mile-house and also well done to the Juniors on their win over Eadestown. Well done to all the girls and boys from Allen N.S on their great performance in the Parish Sports on Tuesday evening in Allenwood and especially the girls and boys relay teams.

Na Fianna Ladies

Results: Ladies Senior League Na Fianna 2 – 16 Robert Emmets 1 - 9 . Fixtures: Ladies Senior League Tues 29th May Na Fianna home to Kilcock at 7.30. U14 league semi final Tues 29th May Na Fianna v Milltown in Allenwood at 7pm. Best of luck to the girls in their semi final against their neighbours Milltown on Tuesday evening in Allenwood.

Robertstown GFC

Congratulations to the 1st team on their win in the Intermediate Football Championship v Nurney on a score of 1-13 to 0-8. SFL Div 2 Result: Milltown 1-7 Robertstown 0-18. SFL Div 5 North Result: Maynooth 3-9 Robertstown 2-11

Fixture: Home to Kilcock on Mon May 28th at 7.30pm. 400 Club Draw will take place tonight, Sun. May 27th in Dowlings, Robertstown at 10pm. 1st Prize €1,000. Please support. 10km Sponsored Walk next Sun June 3rd, leaving the clubrooms at 12 noon. Clothes recycling day also next Sun. June 3rd. Please bring clothes, bed clothes, footwear you no longer wear to the clubrooms. Cúl Camp Aug 7th to 10th. Further details from Karen Price.

Allenwood GFC

Results: Allenwood 2-08 Maynooth 2-14. Senior B Allenwood 1-12 Round Towers 2-15. Castledermot 1-17 Allenwood 0-07. Please note all pitch bookings to go through Eamonn Moran 086-8039589. Cúl Camp in Allenwood GFC from July 9th to 13th. €5 discount if you register on line with code from Kellogg cereal packets at alternatively contact Annette Coyne on 087-1313219. Club Kildare Annual Draw: Tickets are available at €20. 1st prize a weeks holiday for 2 in Dominican Republic plus many other prizes. Draw to take place in Hawkfield, Newbridge on Thursday July 12th at 8pm. Tickets available from club members Sean Malone and Pat Cronly. Mr and Mrs competition on June 9th at 8.30pm. All welcome.

Golf classic on June 22nd in Edenderry Golf club. Times and further details to follow.

Employability Kildare

If you have been out of work through illness, injury or disability and you are looking to get back to work, we may be able to help you. An employability job coach will be available to meet you in the obair office behind the Maxol garage on the Kilcullen road, Naas on Friday mornings between 10.00 and 13.00.