Annaduff were beaten 0-7 to 0-5 by Gortletteragh in Cloone on Saturday evening. Gortletteragh were the better team with the wet conditions not suiting Annaduff against a physically stronger team. Annaduff: Barry Daly, Gary Bohan, Chris Farrell, Nigel Cox, James Cox, David Duignan, Dean Gill, Brendan Guckian, Cathal Cox, Conor Reynolds, Alan Rowley, Conor McLoughlin, Kenny Cox (0-1), Ray Cox, Matty Cox (capt) (0-1). Subs used: Sean McNabola (0-2), Ml. Rowley, Ronan McCormack, Gerry Newton.
At the draw held in Cox’s Steakhouse Bar, there was no Jackpot winner. The numbers drawn were 8, 10, 20, 23. The 50 euro winner was Kenny Cox, Antfield. The 25 euro winners were Barry Butler, Kilnagross; Emma and Olive Cox, Antfield; Hilary Phelan, Drumsna. The next draw takes place in Taylor’s of Drumsna with a Jackpot of 5,200 euro on this Sunday night.
Deepest sympathy is extended to the Moran and O’Toole families on the death of Dolly Moran, (nee O’Toole), Drumgildra and Carrick-on-Shannon and formerly, Gort, Jamestown, wife of the late George Willie Moran. Removal took place to St. Mary’s Church, Annaduff with burial in the adjoining Cemetery. May she rest in peace.
Best wishes for a speedy recovery are extended to Cllr. John Ward, Gortinty who is at present in hospital.
90 years young
Congratulations to Peter Faughnan, Cortober, Ck-on-Shannon who celebrated his 90th last week with a party in Cryans Hotel.
Drumsna is gearing up for its Third International Anthony Trollope Summer School commencing in the Community Centre on Friday September 6th. Official opening at 7pm by the Chairman of Leitrim County Council Sean McDermott. This year we are joining up with “The Gathering” and “ Carrick 400” with all Lectures in the Bush Hotel on Saturday September 7th. Chairperson for the day is Michael Williamson of the UK Trollope Society. Speakers include Journalist Mary Kenny and after dinner speaker Howard Gregg. There will also be a presentation of Paintings of Anthony Trollope by Sinead Guckian in the Bush Hotel Trollope Room. On Sunday there will be a walk to Ballycloran Castle. The workshop and lunch costs 50 euro. Workshop, lunch and Banquet is 90 euro. Register at www.trollopesummerschool or contact Barry Guckianat 087 6538425, Ella Gannon at 086 1516858, Coleen Guckian at 087 7670788.
Ruby wedding anniversary
Congratulations to Bernie and Fred Gill, Drumnacott, Drumsna who celebrated 40 years of marriage last week.