Christmas party

Christmas party

Ardagh Moydow Active Age Christmas party takes place in the community Centre on Sunday, 26th January at 2pm.


The marriage took place on 27 December in St Brigid’s Church of Emer Farrell, Carnan and Mark Hyland, Dublin. The ceremony was performed by Fr Pat Lennon. Emer’s chief bridesmaid was her sister Orla, assisted by Sarah Quinn and Grainne Corcoran. Bestmen Karol Fox, Keith and David Hyland. The pretty little flower girls were Alice Farrell and Anna Hyland. The reception was held in Lough Rynn Castle Hotel, Mohill. Congratulations to Emer and Mark and may you enjoy a lifetime of happiness and health.


We had our Christmas party on Thursday night last in Lyons and it was an enjoyable night. We would like to thank Sean Cahill for the sponsorship he acquired from McCarricks Cash and Carry for our prizes. Danny Keenan and Coley Lovett overcame Martin Farrell and Liam Victory in the finals of our Christmas competition. Jimmy McDermott and Pat Hayes had a win over Jimmy Kelly and Frank McNamee for 3rd prize. Thanks everybody for taking part in the competition. We are back on the 9th January. The next Westmeath League games for Ardagh is on the 16th January. Happy new Year to all our members.


There is no Whist Drive this Friday night. Play will resume in February.

Irish dancing classes

Irish dancing classes will resume in Ardagh Community Centre Ardagh on Tuesday 14th January. Beginners welcome at 5pm or 6.30pm. Fees for the classes are 4.50 euro per child per lesson with an overall family rate of 10 euro per class per family with further reductions for children who pay by the month. Parents welcome to stay at classes if they so wish. No wigs, fake tans or make for dancers. Contact Maureen on 086 3702719.

Adults Irish Dancing classes

Adults Irish dancing classes take place in Ardagh Community Centre commencing Tuesday 14th January at 7.30pm. This is a chance to learn the steps to help your child, dance for enjoyment or relearn your dances from your childhood days. 5 euro per class per adult. Contact Maureen on 086 3702719.


The weekly session resumes on 14th January at 8.30pm.


Sympathy is extended to the Hogan family, Garrycaw, on the death of their mother Margaret. To Mary Nic an Bheata and family on the death of her mother, Mary Fahy, to the Molihan family, Oldtown on the death of their mother, Anne. May they rest in peace.

St. Brigid Gaels

Our AGM takes place on January 9th at 8pm in Pete Keenan Clubhouse, Ardagh, all welcome, we encourage as many parents as possible to attend.