Margaret Barry,Eileen Kealy, Tom Kealy,John Dowling enjoying the Yummy Pancakes at siopa Glas . Held in aid of Saplings.



Siopa Glas thanks all who have donated goods to the community thrift shop.


Couch People


St. Patrick’s Day Display


Siopa Glas opens for 2014 today Tuesday 7th January.

Opening hours 9.30am to 4.00pm  Tue to Sat.

Any unwanted Christmas Presents would be very welcome.

Siopa Glas in Ballon is the main source of funding for Ballon Improvement Group. Siopa Glas is staffed by local volunteers and all monies collected are used to enhance Ballon Village, Ballon School Garden and Wildlife area.

Coffee Mornings and Vintage Tea Days are regular events throughout the year.  Charity and Sporting Groups are welcome to use the  the facilities of Siopa Glas. Bookings taken during January for 2014.  It is hoped to have just one such event approx every six weeks.


14/12/13 Breakfast with Santa Pictures.

On the 14th and 15th December Siopa hosted their second ‘Breakfast with Santa’ experience. It was an outstanding success and thanks go to all concerned from Santa himself to the humblest pixie not forgetting the host of volunteers who did the preparation, cooking, cleaning and organisation.