Gortletteragh local news Dec 10

ST VINCENT DE PAUL: The St. Vincent de Paul collection will be taken up at all three churches in the parish this weekend 11th and 12th December.

ST VINCENT DE PAUL: The St. Vincent de Paul collection will be taken up at all three churches in the parish this weekend 11th and 12th December.

Please give whatever you can to our less well off brethren in those hard times.

AUTUMN GROUP

The Autumn Group will meet at 7.30pm on this Thursday night, weather permitting. Lynne Chatterbox Designs of Boyle will introduce the group to some accessories for our "dress up" outfits and there will be an opportunity to purchase your favourite piece.

CONGRATULATIONS

Congratulations to Caroline Clancy, Cattan, who recently qualified as a paediatric nurse at Temple Street Hospital, having already completed her Bachelor of Science in General Nursing. Caroline is now specialising in 'paeds' and has joined the permanent staff at Temple Street. We wish her continued success in her rewarding career.

CANCELLED

The Poet Higgins Irish night that was due to be held on Friday night last in Fox's fell a victim to the weather and was cancelled for the moment.

DEATHS

We offer our sympathies to Frank and Barbara Niblock and family, Drumgildra on the death of Frank's mother, Sadie Niblock, Magherafelt, Co Derry. A memorial mass for Sadie will be celebrated in St Mary's Church, Drumlish this evening, Wednesday at 7.30.

We also offer our condolences to Camel O'Neill, Drimmeen on the recent death of her uncle, Arnold Fitzpatrick, Drumshanbo North.

May they rest in peace.