50th Anniversary: The 30th June will mark the 50th anniversary of Annaduff winning the county under 14 title.It was the first full under age county title won by Annaduff in 1961.The manager of the team was Fr. Sean Manning. Four members of the panel are deceased Mick McGarry, Alo. McLoughlin, Mel Lavin, Johnny Costello.
Death: Deepest Sympathy is extended to Rita Hoare and the extended Hoare family on the death of her husband Hugie Hoare , Mullagh , Rooskey . Hughie was a member of staff in Hanley Meats, Rooskey for over 30 years. Removal took place to Kilglass Church with burial in Kilmore Cemetery. Hughie will be sadly missed . May he rest in peace.
Division 1: Annaduff beat Allen Gaels in Annaduff on Saturday evening by 2-8 to 1-7.Allen Gaels were dominant in the first half and led by 2-8 to 1-7 at the break.Annaduff upped their game in the second half and ended up deserving if uninspiring winners by four points. Matty Cox was Annaduff’s best player Annaduff Kevin Ludlow, John Faughnan, Dermot Reynolds, Chris Farrell, Matty Cox, David Duignan (Capt), Sean McNabola, Brendan Guckian, Ronan McCormack,Ray Cox, Padraic Carroll, Conor McLoughlin, Colm Cox, Cathal Cox, Joe Cox.Subs used : Nigel Cox, Michael Moyles, Fearghal Carroll, Ciaran McLoughlin.
Lotto: At the draw held in Duignan’s of Drumsna, there was no Jackpot winner. The numbers drawn were 8,11,14 and 21.The 50 euro winner was Martha Harte, Aughamore. The 25 euro winners were Seamus Farrell, Drumsna, Ellen Hennessy, Drumsna, Liam Faughnan, Aughintass, Oriel Glancy, Dromod. The next draw will be held in Cox’s Steakhouse Bar, Dromod on Sunday night next.
Bon Voyage: Best Wishes to Noel Ward, Gortinty who headed off to Darwin, Australia on Wednesday.
Kilglass GAA: The club is hosting a “Pig on the Stick” on Sunday next 26th June at Kilglass grounds. The pig will be roasted by a professional chef and the food served hot.Live music on the day along with Gay Cassidy Dancers. Special guests Sean Nos ar an tSionann.The day will conclude with music with Marty and Hammer at 9pm. Admission 5 euro with full bar.
New Arrival: Congratulations to Evie Guckian and John Russell, Rooskey on the birth of a baby boy to be called Callum.
Dublin Outing: There will be an outing to Croke Park Museum etc. on Monday June 27th. Bus leaving Drumsna Church at 8am. Guided tour is 10 euro including Bus.Lunch maybe had in Croke Park at own expense. Limited number of tickets available.Contact Maura at 9624540, Bernie at 0863667045, Colleen at 0877670788.
40th Birthday: Congratulations to Enda Lyons, Dromod who celebrated his 40th last week.
Penalty Points: Out of a total of 3,747 penalty points issued to Leitrim drivers in April,3,016 were issued for breaking the speed limit.2,395 drivers in the county have two penalty points.
Scrap Collection: Annaduff G.F.C will collect 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 0879320927, Declan Shanley 0863986006, Maurice Shanley 0872028502, Alan Cox 0860791413, Michael O’Dowd 0872043533.
Get Fit: Get Leitrim Fit For Work is a unique initiative for people who currently find themselves unemployed and are interested in fitness, eating healthier and getting job seeking advice all in one, over a six weeks period. For further info. contact www.leitrim.ie or www.leitrimsports.ie or 071 9650496/9650498.
Drumsna Bingo: Bingo takes place in Drumsna Community Centre on Thursdays at 9pm.
Ice-Cream Sunday: Ice Cream Sunday takes place on Sunday next June 26th at Pat and Roisin Keane’s House, Licallyroan, Drumsna at 3pm in aid of Down’s Syndrome Ireland.
Division 3: Annaduff had a facile win over Mohill on Sunday in Division by 2-17 to 1-4 after leading at half time by 1-6 to 1-2.Annaduff’s goals were scored by Niall Maxwell and Cathal Cox.Annaduff : Barry Daly, Dean Gill, Thomas Flanagan, Nigel Cox, Ml. Rowley, John Faughnan, Derek Cox,Cathal Cox, Conor McLoughlin, Ciaran McLoughlin, Colm Cox, Johnny O’Connor, Niall Maxwell, Joe Cox, Alan Glancy. Subs used : Micheal O’Dowd, Marcus Guckian, Karol Foley.
Best Wishes: Best Wishes for a speedy recovery are extended to John Conroy, Annaduff who is makinng a good recovery from a hip operation.
Marriage: Congratulations to Padraig McNulty, Eslin Bridge and Michelle Glancy, Grange, Co. Sligo who were married recently. We wish them many years of happiness.