Killoe gears up for Jigs ‘n’ Reels

A great night's entertainment is guaranteed at the Longford Arms Hotel on December 6 when the participants in Killoe's Jigs 'n' Reels event take to the stage.
The excitement is mounting in the parish of Killoe as the entire community gears up for the Jigs n Reels event at the beginning of December.

The excitement is mounting in the parish of Killoe as the entire community gears up for the Jigs n Reels event at the beginning of December.

The grand finale takes place on Saturday, December 6 next in the Longford Arms Hotel and is being hosted by Emmet Og GFC.

Tickets are €10 each and are on sale from any committee member.

The following are the list of couples taking part on the night, and something very special about the event is the fact that participants represent many parishes throughout the county.

Couple 1: Annette Drake-Kiernan (Abbeylara) and James Edgeworth (Killashee)

Couple 2: Kathleen Maher and Stephen Phillips (Longford Town)

Couple 3: Orla Noonan (Drumlish) and Cathal Twaddle (Stonepark)

Couple 4: Gráinne Fox (Killoe) and Mickey Joe Keogh (Killoe/Enfield)

Couple 5: Bridie Fitzpatrick (Killoe) and Frank Reynolds (Ballinalee)

Couple 6: Caitriona Reynolds (Ballinalee) and James Hynes (Granard)

Couple 7: Anne McCabe (Mullinalaghta) and Aiden Gray (Drumlish)

Couple 8: Mandy Stewart (Killashee) and Eddie Clabby (Longford Town)

Couple 9: Carmel Kennedy and Paul McCarthy (Killoe)

Couple 10: Patricia Hourican (Colmcille) and Paul Belton (Bunlahy)

Couple 11: Niamh Begley and Terry McCormack (Killoe)

Couple 12: Nikki Tully (Kilglass) and Daniel Mimnagh (Killoe)

Couple 13: *wildcard* Eugene Murphy and Catherine Gray (Killoe)

“We are very excited about this event; it has been a real community effort and of course it provides us with an opportunity to raise some much needed funds for the club,” added Anne Harte.

“We want to take the opportunity to thank everyone for the support and generosity and we are looking forward to a great nights entertainment on December 6 next.”

A great night’s entertainment gauranteed!