G.A.A. Lotto: There was no winner of the March 12th lotto draw. The numbers drawn were 4, 15, 16 and 22. €20 winners were Pat Gunshinan, Christine Lee, Sean Doherty and Bernadette Reilly. The jackpot now stands at €6,700. Envelopes are available in all the usual outlets.
Colmcille Minor GAA:
Raffle: Easter Hamper Raffle tickets are currently on sale from underage players and officials for Easter the Hamper Draw. Lines are only €2 each and all support is greatly appreciated. Draw takes place on Easter Saturday 30th March in Murtagh’s.
Frolics Galore: Colmcille Frolics Galore is back on Friday 29th March at 8.30pm sharp in the Community Centre, Aughnacliffe. Some old faces and plenty of new faces take to the stage to present two hours of top entertainment with something for young and old alike. Guaranteed to have you in stitches. Proceeds of the event are going to Colmcille National School, The Community Centre and Leebeen Park Development. All support is greatly appreciated.
Take Me Out: The annual Take Me Out event will take place on Easter Sunday 31st March in the Breffni Arms Hotel, Arva. This year the proceeds of the event will be donated to Longford Palliative Home Care. Tickets cost €10 and will be sold door to door or you can pay at the door. There will be a raffle and disco on the night. Please come along and support this very worthy cause. A great night’s entertainment is promised.
Rural Transport for Good Friday: Please note that all Rural Transport - Friday Services, throughout the County, will run on Thursday 28th March, with the same collection and departure times. All age-groups are welcome to travel! Wishing a very “Happy Easter” to all Rural Transport passengers and supporters.
Bunlahy Area Action Group: Bunlahy Area Action Group are hosting the renowned play “For Club and County, the making of a sporting hero” Written and directed by Seamus O Rourke. Thursday 11th April at 8.30pm in Granard Community Centre. A great night’s entertainment guaranteed. Tickets are €10 each and are available from David or Mary on 087 7970464 or 087 9964366. Support is greatly appreciated.
The Late Kathleen Hawkins: It is with sadness that we note the passing of Kathleen Hawkins. Sincere sympathy is extended to her husband Vincent, her sons Vincent and Martin, her daughters Antoinette and Fidelma, her grandchildren, the Walsh family, Aughnacliffe, her extended family, friends and neighbours.