Loch Gowna notes

Loch Gowna

Loch Gowna

Corr: Rose Sloane

Church notices

Please take note that next Sunday’s Mass will take place in St Brigid’s Community Centre at 11am.

Best wishes

We extend best wishes to all students and their teachers and hope that their summer holidays will be very enjoyable.

Cemetery Sunday (Gowna)

Blessing of the graves will take place in the cemetery beside the Church on Sunday, July 20 and in the Corfree road cemetery on Sunday, July 27. Mass will be celebrated in the graveyard weather permitting. All plot holders are asked to make a special effort to prepare the cemeteries and take all rubbish home.

Active Age tour

Annual 3 day tour will take place from August 12 to 14. This year we are travelling to Limerick. Everyone interested in travelling and people outside the Gowna area are very welcome. Cost of tour is €200. Please leave your deposit or full payment at Loch Gowna post office before Friday, August 1.


On the last Friday night of every month the Breffni Arms Hotel, Arva will host an open music session. Everyone welcome regardless of ability. Bring your instrument and join in the craic. Music starts at 10pm.

25 card

25 card game takes place every Tuesday night in St Brigid’s Community Centre at 8pm. Everyone welcome.


Gowna GAA Development Fund Co-lotto draw result. Date 23/06/2014 – 11, 19, 20, 29. Jackpot winner none. 5 X €20 winners Rose Shiels, Knockaughey; Chris and Paddy Sheils, Mulrick; Cian and Daire Madden, Gowna; DP Finnegan, Cloonagh PO; Adrian Hudson, Dernaferst. Next week’s jackpot is €4,100. Next week’s draw in Piker’s Lodge.