Loch Gowna



The organisers of the gallant 15km challenge would like to thank everyone who purchased tickets in their recent raffle in aid of St Christophers Hospice Cavan. Following are the winners in the raffle - 1st Brendan O’Reilly, Aughavains; 2nd John Duffey, Ballinagh; 3rd Paul Chapman, c/o Ledwith Lodge; 4th Bronagh Rawle, Ballinalee; 5th Teresa Madden, Sallaghan. Your support was very much appreciated.


Table quiz in aid of Loch Gowna Church of Ireland Restoration Fund will take place on Friday, 15th November in the Pikers Lodge Hotel at 8.30pm. Keep this date free as your support would be much appreciated.


Gowna GAA Development Fund Co-Lotto Draw result. Date 29/10/2013, numbers drawn were 15, 16, 25, 27. Jackpot winner none. 5 X 20 euro winners were Thomas and Sean Lee, Woodlands Arva; Danielle & Shane Hawkins, Aughavains; Tony Gormley, Gowna; Raymond Mulligan, Loughdavan; Daniel Briody, Gowna. Next weeks jackpot 2,300 euro. Next weeks draw in Whites. Club Gowna winner – Sept winner: Gerry and Brigid Lynch.

Wedding bells

Congratulations to Rosie Farrell, 7 Swan Lake Drive, Loch Gowna, (Aughakine, Aughnacliffe) and Petie Faughnan, Corglass, Moyne who were united in the ceremony of matrimony in St Colmcille’s Church, Aughnacliffe on Saturday, 12th October. Following the wedding ceremony with family and friends they celebrated the occasion with a reception in Cavan Crystal Hotel, Cavan where a good time was had by all. We wish Rosie and Petie many years of wedded bliss.

New arrival

Congratulations to Frankie and Amanda Comaskey, Cloncovid, Kilcogy, on the recent birth of their baby boy. A welcome little brother for Francis and Kyra. We wish you health and happiness for the future.

Wedding bells

Congratulations to Emma O’Reilly, Cornamuckla, Loch Gowna, daughter of Sheila and the late Padraig, and Seamus Trayer, Roscrea, Co Tipperary who were married in Lanzarote on Wednesday, 30th October. The happy couple were joined by members of their family and friends on their special day. We wish Emma and Seamus health and happiness in their married life together.


Whist results for Wednesday, 23rd October 2013. Top score - 1st lady: Andy Dalton 176; 2nd lady: Anne Byrne 166; 3rd lady: Verea Leahy 165; 1st gent: Sean Reilly 179; 2nd gent: James Reilly 175; 3rd gent: Jimmy Cahill 173; 1st half lady: Mary Cahill 89; 1st half gent: Cathal Fitzpatrick 87. Free 13 tricks lady; free 13 tricks gent. Raffle: 1st prize Mary Cahill; raffle 2nd prize Peter Gregg; Raffle 3rd prize Mary Cahill. Next whist will be held on Wednesday 6th November 2013 at 8.30pm.

Angling Club

Pike competition on Sunday next, 10th November. Entries at Dernaferst Bridge. Fishing from 11am – 4pm.