Bunlahy & District

BIRTHDAY: On Friday night last a great party was held in McElvaney’s of Coolarty to honour Mrs. Kathleen Clarke who was celebrating a special birthday. Kathleen was joined by her family neighbours and friends and all were treated to lovely food and great music by Martin Keville. A great night of fun and entertainment was enjoyed by all so we join with the Clarke family in congratulating Kathleen and we wish you many more great celebrations.

BIRTHDAY: On Friday night last a great party was held in McElvaney’s of Coolarty to honour Mrs. Kathleen Clarke who was celebrating a special birthday. Kathleen was joined by her family neighbours and friends and all were treated to lovely food and great music by Martin Keville. A great night of fun and entertainment was enjoyed by all so we join with the Clarke family in congratulating Kathleen and we wish you many more great celebrations.

CEMETERY SUNDAY: Cemetery Sunday will be celebrated in Granardkille on Sunday July 31st in the new cemetery with Mass at 12-30 and on Sunday August 7th at 11-30am.Plot owners are asked to please have their graves all cleaned and to dispose of all waste by bringing it away.It has been noticed that some are dumping waste at the gates which means that someone has to remove it again.

NEW MAYOR: Congratulations and best of luck to Aughakilmore man Frank Kilbride who was elected Longford mayor for the coming year at a council meeting which was held in the Park House Hotel on Monday night last. We have every confidence that Frank will represent the county to the best of his ability.

BALLYMORE DRAW: Ballymore GAA held their monthly draw in McElvaney’s on Sunday night last and full results will be in next weeks notes.

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YOUTH CAFE: Now that the exams are finished the youth cafe at Lus Na Greine are hosting a celebration evening from 7pm to 10pm tomorrow evening Thursday June 30th. Live music and refreshments on the night and all young people from 1st year upwards welcome.

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS: We send best wishes to Gary McCauley Coolarty who celebrated a special birthday recently. We hope you have many more celebrations Gary.