The September meeting of Cullohill ICA was held in the Community Centre on Tuesday night September 1st. Prayers were offered and votes of sympathy were extended to family of Tom Doheny, Graigueavoice, and to the Family of Nurse Ann Rafter who served as district nurse for years, and the family of Margaret McGree, Portlaoise who was laid to rest in Cullohill cemetery on Wednesday. May all their souls rest in peace.

Congratulations to Vivien Rigley of Arles who represents Laois in the Brown Bread Competition during the Ploughing Championship. Three members will represent the Guild at the Federation meeting in Timahoe on September 14th. Ann and Mary reported on their week in An Grianan and gave useful advice on how to look after your health and well-being.

Congratulations were extended to Leaving certificate students on their results and they are wished well in their further studies. Mary Bergin, Mary Kavanagh and Mary Kelly won the raffle and the next meeting will be on Tuesday October 6th at 8pm in Cullohill.