April 14, 2013

By April 17th, 2013

The Navigator

Newsletter for Kilrane and Rosslare Harbour

Sunday April 14, 2013

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St.Helen’s Bay GC

Mens Competitions

By Alan Howard, Men’s Cttee PRO

Sunday 7th April 2013 – Singles Stableford – White Tees – CSS 73

1st Mark Byrne (7) 42 points

2nd Anthony McGrane (12) 38

3rd John Holt (3) 37

Veteran Micheal Grant (21) 36

65 players enjoyed golf today in lovely spring weather and on a golf course in great condition. Congratulations to our winners on returning such excellent scores. The Prize-giving will take place on Saturday 27th April.

Saturday 6th April 2013 – Singles

Stableford – White Tees – CSS 72

1st Paul Phillips 39 points

2nd Pat Burke 37

3rd Nicholas McBride 36 (countback)

Veteran Maurice Cooper 35

The course is in lovely condition and the greens are true and fast – well done to the green-keeping team. Well done to everyone who played today and to our winners. The prize presentation will take place on Saturday 27th April

Wednesday 3rd April 2013

Singles Stableford-White Tees-CSS 74

1st John Holt 38 points

2nd Sean Sinnott 32

The new golfing season is officially up and running. Today was the first qualifying competition of 2013 as there was no placing. Well done Kevin, Davey & the green-keeping team, the course was in lovely condition with firm fairways and very fast greens. No surprise to see JH at the top of the podium as he started with an eagle! Well done all who braved the icy easterly breeze and here’s to a warm, dry and enjoyable golfing season.

Upcoming Fixtures & Events – April 2013

Tuesday 9th April Junior


Wednesday 10th April Singles

Stableford (Gents & Ladies)

Friday 12th April Open Wine

Competition all day

Sat 13th April Singles

Stableford (Gents & Ladies)

Sunday 14th April Open Singles

Stableford (Gents & Ladies)

Wednesday 17th April Singles

Stableford (Gents & Ladies)

Friday 19th April Open Wine

Competition all day

Sat 20th April Singles

Stableford (Gents & Ladies)

Sunday 21st April Gents Fourball (Holmpatrick Cup) Ladies Singles Stableford

Wednesday 24th April Singles

Stableford (Gents & Ladies)

Friday 26th April Open Wine

Competition all day

Sat 27th April Singles

Stableford (Gents & Ladies)

Sunday 28th April Monthly

Medal (Gents & Ladies)


Women’s Competitions By Georgina Darling, PRO

07/04/13 Singles week

1st Janet Slattery (21) 31 pts (on countback)

2nd Eileen Brosnan (13) 31pts 71

It was very cold out on the course on Sunday with quite a gale blowing. Well done to everyone who took part and finished their round today. Well done Janet and Eileen with 31 points.

06/04/13 Singles Sweep

1st Susan Evans (20) 39 pts

2nd Janet Slattery (21) 33 pts 72

It was a lovely Spring day in St. Helen’s Bay on Saturday with lovely sunshine and calm conditions. Well done to Susan Evans who continues to play well and who shot a fabulous score of 39 pts. Congrats to Janet as well with a very respectable score of 33 pts for second place.


St. Marys Camogie Club

The junior team travelled to Ferns last Sunday (7th Apr) to play their first league game of the season. After a very good team performance the final scoreline was Ferns 5-2 to Rosslare 3-5. Scores for the seasiders were Aine O’Connell 1-3, Danielle Finney 1-1, Tracey Rea 1-0 & Sinead Walsh 0-1. The next game against St Annes will be played next Tuesday (16th Apr) in Tagoat at 7pm. The U-10 team took part in a blitz on Saturday 6th Apr in Tagoat where teams from Kilmore, St. Annes & Faythe Harriers attended. Our home team played brilliantly in all 3 games & look forward to their next outing which will take place in Kilmore. Well done to the U-14 girls (amalgamated team) Kilmore-Rosslare who had a great win over Bannow/Ballymitty on Tuesday (9th Apr).


St. Paul’s AC

Well done to everyone who competed in the club competition on Wednesday. Results to follow shortly. Looking forward to seeing our athletes gain more experience over the summer.Good luck to St. Paul’s athletes who are competing at the national intervarsity championships in Cork this weekend.


Bridge Notes


1st. Kay Hynes and Dick Hehir

2nd. Mary Hehir and Eavan Barnes

3rd. Nick Cadogan & Miriam Begley.


1st. John Long and Brian Wright

2nd. Dave Noonan and Derek Crosbie


The Kilrane/Rosslare Harbour Active Retirement Group

New members always welcome Membership is open to all who are retired and active and it provides great opportunities to meet new people, join in the various activities and outings provided and to become more involved in our local community. For further details please contact the secretary on Tel. 0539133103. IKEA Dublin Trip Next Wednesday 17th April. The bus will leave the Railway Social Club at 9.30 am, with pick up in Kilrane and Tagoat, (if requested). Arrive in IKEA around 12 noon, depart circa 4.40 pm with stop off at Jack White’s on way home. Cost €10 per member and €15 for non-members. A few seats still available. For further details contact Lynn on Tel; 0872047471 or Mavis on Tel; 0868570406 Internet Classes We plan to organise classes in the near future for anyone wishing to learn how to use the Internet. Those interested please contact the secretary on the above Tel; number. Enniscorthy Greyhound Racing. If there is sufficient interest we plan to organise an evening at the Dogs. For further details, please contact Lynn or Mavis on the above telephone numbers. We are currently exploring the possibility of including new interests and hobbies to our current range of activities and would welcome ideas and suggestions from existing and potential new members.

For your Diary

Monday; Harbour Drifter’s Walkabout 11.00 am to 12 noon, meeting in the car park

Tuesday Whist 2.30 to 4.30 pm in the Railway Social Club Wednesday IKEA Dublin Trip Coach Leaving Railway Social Club at 9. 30 am

Thursday am Harbour Drifter’s Walkabout 11 am to 12 noon, meeting in the car park

Thursday pm Bowls 2.30 to 4.30 in the Railway Social Club.

Friday am Knitwits 10.30 to 12. 30 in the Harbour View Hotel

Friday pm Scrabble 2.30 to 4.30 in the Railway Social Club Our thoughts and prayers are with our members who are currently ill.


ICA News

Kilrane/Rosslare Harbour ICA held its meeting in Community Centre on Wednesday 3rd April. President Betty Halligan presided. The outing to Newbridge was discussed and also the visit to Wells House, tour and Afternoon Tea on Wedn 5th June. The Guild discussed the forthcoming visit of W.I Fishguard on 13th June for The Gathering. Preparations for Special Occasions are also taking place, to be held in Adamstown. Carmel Lonergan won the Poem Competition. The AGM was also held – all of last years Committee are staying on.


First Holy Communion

Holy Communion greeting cards prayer books, rosaries medals etc. are available in the church shop. Come to view so that you can buy local.






Religious Ceremonies in St. Patrick Church

Sat Apr 13, 7.00pm Mass

Sun Apr 14, 10.30am Mass

Fri Apr 19, 9.30am mass

Sat Apr 20, 7.00pm Vigil Mass

Sun Apr 21, 10.30am Mass



Religious Ceremonies in St. Ruan Church

Sun Apr 14, 8.30am Easter Mass

Mon Apr 15, 9.30am Mass

Tues Apr 16, 9.30am Mass

Wed Apr 17, 9.30am Mass

Sun Apr 21, 8.30am Mass.




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