USED CLOTHES COLLECTION: Another Collection is being organised for Tuesday, November 20th so anyone who wishes to contribute bags of clean clothes can leave them into the Community Hall any morning, Monday to Friday until November 19th. All in aid of the National Council for the Blind and Durrow Community Centre. Your support will be much appreciated. Please note the change of date from previous editions.

ST VINCENT de PAUL DURROW: Contact us, in strict confidence on (087) 1917813.

ZUMBA CLASSES HAVE RESUMED! I would like to welcome you all to my Zumba dance class every Wednesday from 8pm until 9pm in Durrow’s Community Centre, regardless of age, gender or fitness level. Just grab a friend and come join me for an exciting and fun workout like no other. It doesn’t matter if you haven’t tried Zumba yet this class is definitely for you. So come and give it a try as you never know you might enjoy yourself. Class fee €5 per hour. Children go free! Hope to see you soon.

CULLOHILL WALKING GROUP: As the evenings grow darker earlier why not get out and walk in the company and safety of the walking group. Meet at Cullohill Community Centre on Mondays and Friday evenings at 7.20pm. Walks will commence at 7.30pm sharp.

DURROW CRAFT FAIR 2018: The Annual Craft Fair will be held in the Castle Arms Hotel, Durrow on Saturday November 17th. For more information contact Mary on (087) 2200199 or email to – A selection of books and CDs by local authors will be available for sale at this year’s Durrow Craft Fair. If you wish to order a book or CD please contact (086) 8263368.

LOCAL WEATHER: Visit for live temperatures, wind and rainfall data from Durrow.

PRESENTATION CENTRE: The Presentation Centre beside the Catholic Church is available for hire. For further information please contact Angela on (087) 1928522.

PARENT AND TODDLER GROUP: The group meets in the Presentation Hall, Durrow on Tuesdays from 9.30am. Any parents, carers, childminders etc… interested in attending with their little people, suitable from baby stage up to pre-school for a play, chat, cuppa and cake are most welcome to attend. For more information contact (086) 3914725.

CULLOHILL COMMUNITY CENTRE: The Progressive 25 Card Games are held in the hall every Sunday night at 8.30pm sharp followed by tea and sandwiches. Please support!

DURROW REMINISCING GROUP: A book with 200 pages of Photographs spanning almost 100 years of Durrow and Cullohill memories including ICA, Hurling, Camogie, Soccer, School to mention but a few. Books for sale €25 each or two for €40. Please text or call Tom on (087) 2936531 or Kathleen on (086) 8263368 for further information.

KETTLEBELL BEGINNER CLASSES: New round of classes starting soon! Learn to use kettlebells safely and effectively from one of Ireland’s top ranked professional kettlebell sports and fitness instructors. Also included in the classes are bodyweight exercises as well as posture correction and strengthening techniques. Together with proper kettlebell instruction you can learn to prevent and remedy a wide range of joint and mobility issues and injuries. Places are limited so booking is essential. Contact (087) 3833258 or by email.

LIONS AFC NEWS: Lions Soccer Academy continues this Sunday and every Sunday at Noon. The Academy is open to all boys and girls in Junior and Senior Infants and all girls in First Class. Registration is €20 and €2 per session thereafter. The sessions are fun based and finish at 1pm. All are most welcome to attend.

NEXT NEWSLETTER: The next newsletter will be on sale the weekend of December 1st and 2nd – weather permitting. All adverts must be booked with Angela Drennan (087) 1928522 or Mary Walsh (086) 3055157. Advertisements cost €2 per issue of Durrow Parish Newsletter and must be paid for in advance.