The Clonfin commemoration committee wish to sincerely thank every one who contributed so generously to their church gate collection last weekend.

Garden Club

Granard garden club are holding their Christmas floral demonstration in Lus na Greine Granard at 8-00pm on Monday next December 16th. All arrangements will be raffled on the night and festive refreshments will be served. Everyone welcome.

Country Markets

The winners of our birthday raffle on Friday last were Jessie Gillard, Rose Gallagher, Mary Burns and Una Drake. Congrats to all. The Market continues every Friday morning beside the Post Office and Christmas orders are still been taken.


Tickets for the Ballymore draw remain on sale this week and the club hope to hold the first draw next week so make sure your name is in the drum.


Sincere sympathy is extended to TP and Mary Smith and family, Barrack Street, on the recent death of TPs brother, Vincent in Cavan. May he rest in peace.

Fr Darcy

Fans of the Frank Kilbride show on sky 191 are reminded that Fr. Brian Darcy will be Frank’s special guest on the Christmas show and Mike Denver will also feature on the show. Something to look forward to.


Congratulations to Francie Dempsey ,son of Frank and Connie, Glenoghill and Aine Percival from Ballymahon who announced their engagement at the weekend. We join with both families in wishing Francie and Aine the very best of luck with their future plans.


The Cnoc Mhuire transition year class are currently putting the finishing touches to HONK,a musical comedy that is based on the story of the ugly Duckling. It is a heart warming tale that will be enjoyed by both young and old. The musical takes place in the school sports hall on the 17th 18th and 19th of December at 7-30 pm an tickets can be purchased from the school office on 0436686231 or through the HONKline on 0858409506. They are available now for the bargain price of 10 euro each so why not treat the family this festive season and come along to what promises to be a fantastic nights entertainment.

Birthday greetings

We send very special wishes for a happy birthday to Mick Tully, Rathcor, Granard, who celebrated his 80th birthday on Sunday last December 8th. Mick was joined by his family for a birthday Mass celebrated by his brother in law Fr. Brady and a lovely evening was had by all present. We hope you were fit to join in the celebrations Mick and we hope you and the family will have a very peaceful Christmas.


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