Bunlahy & District

NEW BABY: Congratulations to Caroline and Paul McDermott on the birth of their first child a girl on Thursday last October 4th.The new arrival is to be named Cara and she is a welcome grand daughter for Johnny and Kate Ann Cullen Killeen and for Mrs.McDermott Kenagh.Caroline is Principal teacher in Killeen school so on behalf of all your pupils we wish you and your family much happiness in the future.

NEW BABY: Congratulations to Caroline and Paul McDermott on the birth of their first child a girl on Thursday last October 4th.The new arrival is to be named Cara and she is a welcome grand daughter for Johnny and Kate Ann Cullen Killeen and for Mrs.McDermott Kenagh.Caroline is Principal teacher in Killeen school so on behalf of all your pupils we wish you and your family much happiness in the future.

CLOTHES COLLECTION: St.Patrick’s national school Killeen are having a clothes collection over the coming weeks and they ask everyone to please support them as they will receive a computer for every eighty bags they have.Please leave bags into the school on Monday October 15th next ONLY as they will be collected on that day.

TV SWITCH: “SWITCH NOW & CHECK THAT EVERYONE YOU KNOW IS READY FOR THE DIGITAL SWITCHOVER! With the 24th of October only weeks away, be sure to make the switch now and also please make sure that everyone you know, especially your elderly family members and isolated neighbours are ready for the switch so they won’t be left without TV after the 24th October next. To get FREE, IMPARTIAL information on the Digital Television Switchover, contact Co. Longford’s Digital Switchover Champion, Valerie Maguire of Longford Community Resources Ltd. who would be delighted to answer any of your queries. Contact Valerie on (087) 261 5583 or emailvmaguire@lcrl.ie for further information.

GET WELL WISHES: We send good wishes for a speedy recovery to anyone from the Area who is feeling unwell at the present time especially to those who are in hospital or recovering at home following a stay in hospital.We hope that all will be restored to good health real soon.

SYMPATHY: Deepest sympathy is extended to Mrs.Anna Lynch Barrack St.Granard on the death of her brother Vincent Fagan in Castlepollard recently.Also to Bernie and Pat Monaghan and family Ashbourne on the death of Bernie’s mother Mrs Nora Quirke in Tipperary and to the family and friends of Frank [Brod] ]Regan who was interred in Granardkille on Sunday last.

NEWS: Anyone with news items for inclusion in the Bunlahy notes can send them to bunlahynotes5@gmail.com or can call 0876612963 or 0436686385 before 7-00pm on Sunday evening.

TICKETs: Ballymore Gaa club continue to sell their tickets for their monthly draw and will appreciate your generous support.

TRAD FOR TROCAIRE: The John Dungan branch of CCE wish to thank all who supported their Trad For Trocaire night in McElvaney’s last Saturday night. To the ticket sellers who did a great job and to the brilliant musicians and singers a very special word of thanks.We also wish to thank the McElvaney family for the use of their premises and for their hospitality on the night. A great night was had by all and it was great to see the big turn out of young talented people. Well done to all involved.