Tang

Social dancing

Social dancing

Every Saturday night, 9pm to 11pm in Loft Cooney’s Hotel. Admission €5.00. All welcome.

Foroige Club

Are having a Bake Sale on Sunday, 15th February at 10.45am in Tang Community Centre. Monies raised will be shared between the Club and a local Charity (to be decided).

Progressive 25

Results Friday 23rd January: 1st Tom & Padraig, 2nd Barry & Jim. Tables: Liz & Niall, Ivan & Pat, Nancy & Tom. Raffles: Liz Hughes, Tom Nohilly, Pat Rock. Next Jackpot: €100 on 14 games - Cards start at 9pm.

Lotto Jackpot €2,600

Results 26th Jan 15: numbers drawn were 9, 14, 19, 26. €25: David Flanagan, (S: Willie Flanagan); Eoghain McCormack, (S: S McCormack); Danny McMorrow, (S: F Donoghue); Joe Higgins, (S: Ann Higgins). Next Jackpot: €2,700.

Walkie talkies

Meet at Library, Ballymahon on Mondays & Wednesdays at 8pm. Please wear hi viz jackets.

Hackney service

New Hackney Service is now available in Tang area by our local resident, John Ward. To avail of the service please contact John on 087 6416790.

Defibrillator Group Fundraiser

To buy an AED/Defibrillator to be placed at Innyside Service Station. This AED/Defibrillator will not only service Ballymahon area but will also cover the Longford side of Tang parish. The cost of this AED/defibrillator is €1500. So how will we raise the money? On the 28th of March, Ballymahon Defibrillator Group are having a charity hack leaving Deerpark Equestrian and doing a loop parading through the town and finishing back at Deerpark Equestrian. For every horse and pony that attends on the day will pay a fee of €10 so if there’s 80 horses that’s €800 got before we sell a raffle ticket for our main draw that will be held in Murray’s Maghera. Raffle Tickets €5 each. We need your help so please contact me on 0861704394 if you can take a book of tickets – Thanks Darren Mulledy.

School of Motoring

We would like to wish local man Peter Cox the very best of luck with his new venture Ballymahon School of Motoring. Peter has recently qualified as an ADI (Approved Driving Instructor) with the RSA (Road Safety Authority). Peter is available seven days a week for all your driving tuition needs. He also provides essential guidance and advice to learner drivers ahead of their theory examination and is fully certified to deliver the Essential Driver Training programme (EDT). A door to door service for the Ballymahon and surrounding area is available including a modern Dual Control Car. Athlone or Longford test routes are covered depending on your preference of test centre. Modern up to date teaching techniques with a friendly and patient Instructor. Complete 10 Lessons and get 1 years No Claims discount and 10 percent off you first insurance under the DriveFirst Scheme. Why not get into gear this year by calling Peter on 087 1257378 to get started.