The Club Ardagh Childcare facility would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone in the community for their generous donations during our church gate collections on August 23 & 24. Club Ardagh raised €197.99 at these collections. These funds will be used to directly support activities for the children in our community not for profit childcare service.


As the bowling season is getting into full swing the Westmeath League has held their AGM and Ardagh Bowls Club have entered two teams, Division one is eight person team and division two is six person team. Practice every Thursday evening at 8pm. Membership due before the League commences. We welcome our new player Ollie Finnan. We thank Streete Club for their recent challenge games home and away.

Harvest Thanksgiving Services

Church of Ireland. Holy Trinity Church, Tashinny, Sunday, 28th September at 3pm. St. George’s Church, Kenagh Sunday, 3rd October at 3pm. Everyone welcome. Special preacher on each occasion followed by tea.

Elements of Art
New art course with Creative Ardagh will start on Thursday, 25th September 2014.  Class 1 from 12.30pm to 1.30pm is for all ages. Class 2 from 4 to 5pm is for the 4-12 year age group. €5 pp per session. Our blog will be updated alongside the class for anyone wanting to join in at home which also has a for Teachers tab with links to the curriculum if you want to join in with your class. For more details ring 0863027602 or email


Beginner piano and keyboard lessons available, contact Kate on 087 1658288.

Tidy Towns Lotto €5,950

Numbers drawn 2, 13, 19, 25. No winner, €25 each to Seamus Kenny, Castlerea; Tom Keenan, Old Road; Peter Farrell, c/o Bingo.


The Longford Branch of the Alzheimer Society of Ireland would like to announce that our church gate collection will be held on Saturday, 27th and Sunday, 28th September throughout the county.