Wedding Bells

Wedding Bells

The wedding took place on Friday last, September 5th in St Mary’s Church, Gortletteragh of Christina Campbell, Tooman and John Leonard, Carrickboy, Ardagh. Celebrants at the marriage ceremony were Fr. Michael Campbell, uncle of the bride; Fr. John Quinn and Fr. Peter Brady. Chief bridesmaid was Aoife Rowe and the bridesmaids were Siobhan Reynolds and Laura Carney. Brendan Quaine was the best man and the groomsmen were Noel Cox and Brian Campbell. The beautiful church music was by Claire Sheerin. The wedding party and guests enjoyed a marvellous reception in the Mullingar Park Hotel. We wish Christina and John Gods blessing for a long and happy married life.

All Ireland tickets

Tickets for the All Ireland football final between Donegal and Kerry are like gold dust. However, you have a chance of winning two of those tickets in the Gortletteragh Grand Draw on September 19th. Lines are on sale for 3 euro each or 2 lines for a fiver and if you wish to give yourself a better chance you can buy a card with 26 lines for 50 euros. So the best of luck.

Exiles death

We offer our condolences to the Keenan families, Breanross South and Tooman on the death of their uncle, Joe Keenan, which has occurred in New York. May he rest in peace.


Bingo will be held in Newtownforbes on Sunday next, September 14th at 3pm.with 2,500 euro in prize money.