Walking Group

Walking Group

Are you interested in doing two 5K walks a week for six weeks. If you are interested it is hoped to commence with this walking group on Monday night the 16th Feb commencing from the complex in Carrickedmond at 8:30pm and continuing every Monday and Thursday night up to Thursday the 2nd April. The walks is open to male and female walkers and remember to bring your high vis coats.

Lourdes collection

A collection will be taken up at all masses in the parish next weekend the 14th and 15th February in aid of the Lourdes Pilgrims fund. Please support.

Social Dancing

Takes place every Saturday night from 9pm to 11pm in Cooney’s Hotel, Ballymahon. This night is proving to be a very popular night for social dancing lovers with the best of music provided on the night. Everyone welcome and admission is €5.

Defibrillator Group

A class for new people wishing to learn the skills of CPR and how to use a defibrillator will take place on Thursday night the 19th February in St Sinneach’s Hall, Carrickedmond commencing at 7:30pm. Anybody from sixteen up can complete this course. If you are interested please contact any of the following. Seamus Mc Guire at 086-8286748, Anthony Green at 0863993933 or Kathryn Keenan at 086-8226894.


For new pupils in St. Sinneach’s N.S, Colehill for September 2015 will take place during the week 23rd-27th February, from 2-3 pm each day. For more information contact the school principal Miss Brid Glynn at 0449357466.

Tidy Towns AGM

Abbeyshrule Tidy Towns committee will hold their AGM on Monday night the 16th February at 8.30pm. All welcome and the outgoing committee look forward to a good turnout on the night.

St Bridget’s Day

Well done to the pupils from St Sinneach’s national school Colehill who last week made St Bridget’s crosses for handing out to households in the parish. If you would like one please contact the school or Fr Charlie who will gladly give you one.

Get well wishes

Are extended to all from the parish who are sick in hospital or at home at this time. Hopefully all make a quick recovery to good health soon.

Spring House Station

House station for the Tashinney area will take place at the home of Mary Egan on this Friday night the 13th February at 8pm.

Bereavement Course

A six week bereavement course begins in the family Centre, Longford on Wednesday, February the 18th. This course is lead by two trained bereavement facilitators.