OLDER MEN’S ORGANISATION: O.M.O. (Older Mens Organisation) trip to Liverpool Sunday June 2nd to Thursday June 6th 2013.Going by Ferry Dunlaoghaire to Holyhead. Bus leaves St Felims Hospital Cavan Sunday morning 10am. Cost is 485 euro per person sharing. Contact Maisie phone no 049 4360433.
RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION: A major clean up has taken place during the month of April at Crossdoney Road, Ballinagh and acting in a completely voluntary capacity the group have totally transformed the area and the group feel that they can further strengthen the community sector by encouraging and promoting a vision of shared sustainable policy so that present and future generations can benefit from our shared actions and endeavours and believe that the entire community will continue to play their part in keeping the town tidy with all voluntary help appreciated. The committee are chairman Bernard Gumley secretary Ann Harding, Rev Father Peter Casey PP , James Connolly Laura Connolly, Bernie Gumley, Val Connolly Brendan Connolly, Joseph Small,Rose Anne Small Charmaine McLoughlin, Johnny McLoughlin Sarah Donohoe, Siobhan Donohoe, Jolanta Volkova, Dermot McDermot James Beatle, Eagaes Malanovs, Ricky Shurches, Kathleen Tierney.
REUNION: Ballinagh Gaelic football club are finalising arrangements for the clubs major reunion which is taking place over the June Bank holiday weekend with the tournaments semi finals Ballyhaunis (Mayo) V Ballinagh and na Fianna (Dublin) taking on Roger Casements (England) on Saturday June 1st with the final down for decision on Sunday June 2nd with the highlight of the great occasion being the jubilee dinner at Crover House Hotel later on Sunday evening with the Uachtarain of Cumann Luith Cleas Gael Liam O’Neill as special guest of honour. In all the celebrations those responsible for the foundation of the club 125 years ago and members of the first Ballinagh team ever to win a Cavan county championship 100 years ago in 1913 will be fondly remembered and may their souls rest in peace.
UNDERSTANDING FACEBOOK: For adults and free to anyone in receipt of social welfare or on a medical card- with a short workshop on Wednesday 29th May 2pm to 4.30pm and which will look at what facebook really is and for setting up your own facebook. For more information call (049) 4336070.
ALL IRELAND: last week’s announcement that this years All Ireland skittles championship will be played in Ballinagh has been warmly welcomed and eagerly looked forward to with dates in August being most likely.