Drumlish/Ballinamuck Set dancers in All Ireland Final: We wish every success to the young set dancers from Drumlish and Ballinamuck who contest the All Ireland Final in the Scór competition in The Travellers Rest Castlebar on February 19th.
This dance troupe include Shane & Ciarn Quinn, Mark Breslin, Ruair Carty, Natalie Connell, Sinad Breslin, Siobhn Breslin, and Mandy Cassidy. They are trained by Yvonne Breslin and Bernie Collum and are the toast of the parish. We join them their families and the whole community of Drumlish and Ballinamuck in wishing them every success in the All Ireland Final.
Memorial Charity Hunt and Auction
The above will take place on Saturday next 29th January leaving the GAA grounds Dromard at 12 noon followed by the auction and raffle after the huntsmen return at 3.30pm approximately. All proceeds from the day going to Meals on Wheels and Tubberpatrick Cemetery Committee.
Fr. Manning Gaels Annual Dinner Dance
The above will take place on Saturday next January 29th in Flynn's Shannon Key West Hotel Rooskey. Music will be supplied by Nite Fever. The meal will be served sharp at 9.00pm .The victorious St. Vincent's Minor Championship winners will be presented with their medals on the night. Tickets: Adults €35, Students €25, available from committee members or from Stephen McDermott on 087-6644512. Tickets for entry to dance after the meal and presentations €10. Hope everyone enjoys the night.
Lotto reaches e10,100
Don't forget to purchase your lotto envelopes for next Monday's Draw. The jackpot is as above and It could be YOU.
Congratulations to Mrs Martina Kelly NT St. Mary's Drumlish and her husband Liam on the recent birth of their first child - a baby girl (to be named Maria) at Cavan General Hospital last week. We join your colleagues, friends and the community of Drumlish in wishing you both every blessing, happiness and joy with Maria, now and in the future.
Twins for Teresa and John
Congratulations to John Duffy and his wife Teresa Dromard on the recent birth of their twin boys at Cavan General Hospital. We hope your extended family bring lots of joy and happiness to you both, your children, and extended family now and in the future.
Celebrating 100th Birthday
Congratulations to Mary Ann Carty formerly Mary Ann Quinn from Kilnashee Drumlish who celebrated her 100th birthday last week with family and friends. We wish you continued good health to enjoy many more birthdays.
Celebrating 90th Birthday
Congratulations to Mrs Chrissie Donnelly Shanmullagh Ballinamuck who celebrated her 90th Birthday at the weekend. We join your family and friends in wishing you A Very Happy Birthday and continued good health to celebrate many more birthdays
St. Mary's National School Drumlish Table Quiz
Sincere tanks to all who supported the above table quiz which took place in the Village Inn Drumlish on Friday night last.
If you are interested in having the station for your area this Spring please contact Fr. Michael Bannon to arrange a date. If anyone from the Ballinamuck area would like the Sation please contact Fr. Jim Sorohan.
Ministry of Reader in St. Mary's & St. Patrick's
Anyone who would like to participate in this ministry is welcome to put their name forward to either of the priests or to any member of the pastoral council – new faces and voices very welcome.
First Holy Communion for the Parish
Please note the correction I the dates s there was a mistake on the Parish Calendar. Drumlish Childen will receive their First Holy Communion on May 7th and Ballinamuck children on May 21st. Details will be published again nearer to the event.
The above continues at the usual times during the coming week – our intentin for prayer might be peace. Now that the New Year is truly with us we might renew or make a new resolution to "spend one hour" with Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament All are welcome even for a few minutes.
Ballinamuck Bingo takes place every Tuesday night. Your support would be greatly appreciated.
Niblock -The death took place recently of Francie Niblock, Magherafelt, Co. Derry. To Frank, Barbara and family Breanrisk, and all the members of the NIblock family we extend our deepest and sincere sympathy.
Sorohan - The death took place recently of Mel Sorohan, Breanrisk South, Farnaught ,Mohill. To his wife Rosie, daughters Caroline and Emma, brothers Henry, Seamus, Kevin, sisters Mai, Dympna, and Nuala, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law,, uncle, nephews, nieces, and a large circle of friends to whom we extend our deepest and sincere sympathy.
Feeney - The death took place at his residence Treel, Newtownforbes of Anthony Feeney. To his wife Margaret, sons Se,an, Declan and Dermot, brother, grandchildren, daughters-in-law relatives and friends we extend our deepest and sincere sympathy,
Douglas - The death took place recently of Paddy Douglas Briskill. To his wife Philomena, , daughters Patricia, Catherine, and Anne, stepchildren Mary Bridget, James and Thomas, grandchildren, step-grandchildren sister Anne nephews, nieces cousins relations and friends we extend our deepest and sincere sympathy.
Bracken - The death took place recently of Tony Bracken Killoe. To his son Kevin, daughters Bernadine, and Michelle, wife Maureen, sister Maura, brothers John, James and Brendan, daughter-in-law Louise, son-in-law Paul, nieces, nephews, extended family, and many relatives and friends in Killoe and New York we extend our deepest and sincere sympathy. Ar dheis De go raibh a n-anaim dls.