MOBILE PHONES: Any unwanted old mobile phones (with batteries) are requested by the Lough Ree Sub Aqua search and rescue team to aid towards a new defibrillator for installation in their rescue van. Due to the recent fire disaster this is a vital piece of equipment required in our rescue van and will be part sponsored by the Red Cross Longford. Please leave unwanted mobiles in to Hughes shop Ennybegs or contact Mary tel 087 9565493 for further details.
GUN CLUB: The Killoe /Ballinalee Gun club are holding their annual longest pheasant competition on Saturday 3 November 2012 in the Stags Head pub Ballinalee Co Longford. Prizes on the night for the longest pheasant,best coloured heaviest and the longest spur. Live music and raffle on the night. Everyone is every welcome.
GAA: Emmet og Killoe football team and mentors sure after that achievement you must not have had a leg to stand on. For grit endurance and commitment you have to be applauded. Congrats and well done Emmet og supporters new football equipment featuring the club’s new crest with a wide selection in childrens and adults sizes available to order. Contact Marie tel 086 3516501.The scrap metal project has now recommenced. If you wish to dispose of scrap items contact Frank Kiernan 086 2543591 John Dowd 087 2288179 Gerry Rowley 086 3261661
PIONEERS: The Pioneers annual dinner dance will be held on Friday 9 November 2012 in the Rustic Inn Abbeyshrule Co Longford. Tickets 25 euro pp . Music by J & S Band. Annual Mass in Lanesboro on Friday 23 November 2012.
LOTTO: Lotto numbers drawn weekend 21/10/12,. 6,7,10,19. 20 euro winners Paddy Thompson/Cora Kiernan Esker; John Kiernan Carriglass; Victor Kiernan Carriglass; Bridie Brownes grandchildren Treanlawn; Martina Igoe Micknagh. Sellers prize F Toher. Jackpot 1600 euro.
CHURCH NOTES: St Marys Ennybegs Masses Wednesday 7.30pm (All Saints Vigil) Thursday 11am Friday 7.30pm (All Souls) Saturday 8pm .First Friday Holy Communion calls on Thursday and Friday in usual order. November collectors Saturday Pat Campbell/Frank Toher Sunday Willie Trapp/John Bracken. Holy souls indulgences noon 1 November – 2 November midnight. Confession receive holy communion pray for Pope’s intentions. One Our Father/Hail Mary and prayer of choice pleanary indulgence for Holy Souls . Visit a cemetery any day from 1-8 November .St Olivers Cullyfad Mass Thursday 9.30am Friday 6.30pm.