TABLE QUIZ: A table quiz will take place in Magans pub this Friday 28th September at 8.30pm to raise funds for our ongoing effots to make improvements in the village. Table of four costs 40 euro.
While all the hard work this year was only rewarded with a modest increase in points,adjudication occurred at the very beginning of June - before a lot of the work done this year was completd. Nevertheless the judges had many very positive things to say about the work that has been done to date as well as making suggestions about work that could be done in the future. People passing through neighbouring areas have also noted the work done in the village. All of this work requires effort and money so please come along this Friday Night to show your support. See you there.
IRISH DANCING CLASSES:Irish Dancing Classes have recently commenced in St Dominics Community Centre Kenagh on Monday evening at 4.30pm. Further enquiries to Maureen Farrell on 086 3702719.
THE GATHERING 2013: Longford meeting. The Longford Gathering Community meeting will be held on Tuesday 2nd October at 7.30pm in the Longford Arms Hotel Longford. Please come along to this meeting and encourage as many others as possible to also attend. You will have an opportunity to hear about the gathering,learn how you can become involved and develop ideas for gatherings in groups with others from your community.
PUBLIC MEETING: A public meeting will be held in Killashee National School on Saturday 29th September 2012 at 6.30pm to discuss plans for development in the village. Leader funding is available for development initiatives and Councillor Mark Casey will attend to provide further information. Please come along to provide your opinions and ideas for development of the village green and the village as a whole.
DEATH: The death occurred last week of Mrs Molly O’Rourke Ballyclare and formerly Aughavas. Deepest sympathy is extended to her sons Gerry,Bertie and Frank,daughters Bernadette and Breege and their families. Molly’s funeral took place in Killashee with burial in Ballymacormack. May her soul rest in peace.
DEATH: The untimely death occurred last week of Geraldine Kelly (nee Lenihan). Deepest sympathy is extended to her family Brendan Kay and Cassandra,sisters Marian and Bernadette nieces nephews relatives and frirnds. May her soul rest in peace.
CONGRATULATIONS: To our neighbours Cashel who were successful once again in the celebrity bainisteoir competition last week. We wish them continued success.
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