Senior Championship: Annaduff play Drumreilly in the Senior Championship in Ballinamore on Saturday at 6pm. In the Junior “A” Champioship, we play Ballinamore in Cloone on Sunday at 1.30pm. The under 14’s play Aughnasheelin in Annaduff on Friday at 7pm.
Bors Beaten: Bornacoola rather unluckily lost in the first round of the Senior Championship to Carrigallen by 3-8 to 0-14. They play county champios Glencar/ Manor in the next round.
Under 14: St. Marys 2-6 - Annaduff 2-4.
Death: The death occurred in London of Pauline Farrell ( Nee Bohan) and formerly of Dromodmore, Annaduff. Removal took place to St. Joseph’s Hospital, Longford with Funeral Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Annaduff. Burial took place in Farnaught Cemetery. May she rest in Peace.
New Arrival: Congratulations to Ann Marie and Seamus Mallon, Dromod on the birth of a baby girl to be called Lucy. A Leitrim player of the future no doubt! Also congrats to the proud grandparents Annie Cox and Mary and Michael Mallon.
Marriage: Congratulations to Linda Hackett, Corriscoffey and Roger Ward, Newtownforbes who got married in St. Michaels Church, Bornacoola on Saturday week. Reception was held in Lough Rynn Castle Hotel. We wish them many years of happiness.
Snooker Club: The Kon Tiki Snooker Club, Rooskey will soon be opening. To join please contact Colman on (086) 3312318.
Birth: Congratulations to Neil And Marion Hanley, Rooskey on the birth of a baby daughter called Leah.
G.A.A Slimathon: Eslin G.A.A Slimathon proved a great success with €14,028 collected for Eslin G.A.A and €700 collected for the Irish Cancer Society.
Lough Derg: There wiil be a Day Retreat to Lough Derg on Sunday, August 28. A bus will be leaving from Notley’s Top O’ The Hill and Drumsna. Contact Maura Ward on 9624353 or Maura Faughnan on 9624540 to recerve a seat. Booking deposit of €20.
Wedding Bells: Congratulations to Dermot Faughnan son of Bernadette and Hugh Thomas Faughnan, Finnelaughta on his marriage to Elaine Coen daughter of Margaret and Pat Coen, Killamaun, Mohill in St. Patricks Church, Mohill. Reception afterwards in Kilronan Castle. We wish them many years of Happiness.
First Aid Course: If you are interested in a two evening first aid course through Leitrim Sports Partnership, contact Niall Lyons on (087) 9852113. This course is ideal for anyone dealing with minor sports injuries.
IWA Summer Events: IWA Resource And Outreach Centre, Ck-on-Shannon. Monday Night, Bingo in Drumshanbo; Tuesday Night, Bingo in Boyle; Tuesday Afternoon; Keep Fit and Swimming; Thursday Afternoon, Keep Fit; Wednesday Afternoon; Art/Reflexology/Massage/Beauty Therapy/Hairdressing; Wednesday Evening, Yoga; Friday, Shopping Day out in Ck-on-Shannon. Outings planned include Joe Mooney School, Arigna Mining Experience and the Ballinamore Festival. Membership of IWA is free so please call us in Carrick on (071) 9620811 or call to our Resource Centre in Old Mulvey Toymasters in Attyfinlay.
Jamestown Show: Keep the August Bank Holiday Weekend free for Jamestown Show and Funday. There is a big lineup including TR Dallas.
Well Done Clare: Well done to Clare Bohan, Kilnagross, daughter of Bernie and Mary on winning the Connacht Under 18 Fiddle title.
New Foroige Club: Foroige is starting a new club in Drumsna in August for 12 -18 year olds. Activities include outings, arts and crafts, discos, outdoor pursuits, sports and games, community projects. The club is urrently recruting adult volunteers so for further details contact Foroige Youth Officer, Trina Curneen on (086) 0493199.
Fleadh Success: Congratulations to Joanna Duignan, Gortinee daughter of Teresa and Philip on getting second place in the Connacht Fleadh Tin Whistle Competition. This second qualifies Joanna for the All Ireland Fleadh to be held in Cavan Town.
Scrap Collection: Annaduff GAA is collecting scrap metal, old cars, farm machines, tractors, steel, washing machines, dishwashers, brass, stainless steel, aluninium, scrap electric cables, lead, batteries, engines, electric motors etc. Metal only please. For collection contact Derek Cox on (087) 9320927, Declan Shanley on (086) 3986006, Maurice Shanley on (087) 2028502, Alan Cox on (086) 0791413 or Michael O’Dowd on (087) 2043533.
Drumsna Bingo: Bingo takes place in Drumsna Community Centre on Thursdays at 9pm.
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