CHURCH OF IRELAND SERVICES: The following services will be held over the Christmas period in Ardagh group of parishes. All welcome. Sunday December 11 Carol service in Tashinny Church at 11.30am.Sunday December 18th Carol service in Kenagh Church at 11.30am. Christmas eve Holy Communion in Tashinny Church at 7pm. Holy Communion in Kenagh Church at 9pm. Christmas Day Holy Communion in Ardagh Church at 10am. Holy Communion in Ballymahon Church at 11.30am (First) Sunday after Christmas (January 1st)Service of bible readings and carols in Ardagh Church at 11.30am. Private holy communion for Christmas to the sick and the housebound and to those in nursing home will be administered by the rector during the two weeks prior to Christmas day.
RURAL TRANSPORT: Longford Community Resources Ltd (LCRL) are delighted with the announcement in the recent budget that the rural transport programme will be continued in 2012 even with a slightly reduced budget. This is great news and indeed a relief for all the passengers who use the service , many thanks to them and to all the stakeholders who have supported and indeed campaigned for the continuation of the programme throughout the year. Timetable: All routes for 2011 will be completed on Friday 23rd December. Services for 2012 will resume on Tuesday 3rd January. Longford Community rources would like to wish all pasengers and everyone who supports the rural transport programme a very happy and peaceful Christmas and good wishes for the New year.
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