Loch Gowna

BLOOD TRANSFUSION SERVICE:The Mobile unit of the blood transfusion service will visit St Brigids Community Centre Loch Gowna on Wednesday 29th May and Thursday 30th May. Clinic times 5pm – 8.30pm. Please support this essential service. It is very important that we all remember that many patients in hospital need our blood.

BLOOD TRANSFUSION SERVICE:The Mobile unit of the blood transfusion service will visit St Brigids Community Centre Loch Gowna on Wednesday 29th May and Thursday 30th May. Clinic times 5pm – 8.30pm. Please support this essential service. It is very important that we all remember that many patients in hospital need our blood.

ACTIVE AGE: Loch Gowna Active Age forthcoming events social morning on Tuesday next 28th May in St Brigids Community Centre at 12 noon. Day trips in June. Date and venue not yet arranged. Summer 3 day tour 9- 11th July to Clonmel Park Hotel Clonmel. Cost of tour 200 euro. If interested in travelling please leave your deposit or full payment at Loch Gowna post office.

LOTTO: Gowna GAA Development Fund Co Lotto Result. Date 13/05/2013. 8, 9, 13, 20. Jackpot winner none. 5 X 20 euro winners Niall Fox Arva; Ann Conaty Killydoon Loughduff; Leon Madden Cornadrung, Aughnacliffe; Diarmuid Boylan Corfree Gowna; Lucia Crotty Knockaughey. Next week’s jackpot 1100 euro. Next week’s draw in Whites. Club Gowna winner Apr draw Paddy & Chris Sheils Mulrick.

MEETING: Gowna Community Alert public meeting on Thursday 23 May at 9pm in St Brigids Community Centre. Follow up on local issues of concern. Please attend this meeting as it is important that we all help to keep the people in our community alert and safe.

TIDY TOWNS: Loch Gowna Tidy Towns Committee appeal to all householders and businesses in the village and surrounding area to maintain their property to high standard for the duration of the Tidy Towns adjudication period which will commence on the first of June and finish early September with your continued effort we would hope to achieve first place in 2013. The committee would like to extend thanks to those who contributed and supported this competition in previous years.

DRING FESTIVAL: Dring festival takes place on Sunday June 2nd at Dring car park. Music by Dave & Blue Tags and of course the local talent will also be taking part in this fun event. There will be a bric a brac sale and we would ask anybody with nic nacs toys books mirrors etc to leave them at Colmcille community centre with Frances.