The Kanturk Community AstroTurf Draw took place in O'Callaghans Toyota on Fri. January 7th. The prizes were for first place was a Toyota CHR worth €33,000, the second prize was €1,000 & the third prize was €250
The MC for the night was Chairman Michael Breen & the draw adjudicator was Padraic O'Connell with most of the Committee in attendance.
Michael highlighted that this was a unique project with all the local Sports Clubs, Schools & Community Organisations involved.
Sr. Helen Canning had the distinction of drawing the tickets with Peace Commissioner Timmy Lynch also watching over proceedings to make sure everything was in order and done correctly.
After the tickets were drawn they had to be then verified before being announced.
In 3rd place was John Dillane from Greenfield Rd. who won €250, in 2nd place was Tony Forde from Lismire, Newmarket. who won €1,000 and then came the big prize.
In 1st place was Joan Roche formerly of Rossnalee, Banteer but now living in Bluepool, Kanturk who won the Car.