The First Anniversary Mass for the late Lisa Cullen will be held on Sunday, 8th February 2015 at 11.00am.


The Development Association in conjunction with other local organisations are building a new website called Edgeworthstown.org with a view to launching a tourism product in Edgeworthstown. The website will include advertisements for local pubs and restaurants and accommodation providers. If you would like to be included please contact the development office at 6671801 no later than 14th. Feb

Joe Callaghan C.C.E.

The Joe Callaghan C.C.E. Branch are hosting their monthly session in the Sportsman Inn on Friday, 6th February at 9.30pm. Come along and enjoy a great night of music, song and dance. All musicians welcome. A Junior session will take place in the Community Centre on the same night from 8-9pm. All Junior musicians welcome.

‘Check it fits’Service

The ‘Check it Fits’ Service is visiting the following locations in Longford in February - Supervalu, Main Street, Edgeworthstown on 5th February 10a.m. – 5.30p.m.

Beginners Irish Classes

Beginners conversational classes for adults starting soon in The Green. No pressure, No books just a circle of friends having a chat together. Basic Irish to start with. If interested call Pauline on 086-1513152.

Text Alert

The Text Alert renewal of €5.00 is now due for 2015. Please renew by calling into the Old Schoolhouse, Ballymahon Road, or the Post Office.

Art Classes

6 week acrylic and water colour painting course will be held in Granard Community Library every Tuesday from 10a.m. – 11.30a.m. Price for the course will be €50. Further details contact Mary on 087-0606276 or Rosemary at Granard Community Library on 043-6686164.

Childcare Assistant

Longford Women’s Link, Catkins on the Move, is recruiting childcare staff.  Further details and how to apply are available by clicking on the link below:  http://www.longfordwomenslink.org/vacancies.php


Names are now being taken for Junior and Leaving cert Irish Grinds in The Green. Also Biology grinds for Leaving Cert and Grinds for Leaving Cert French. All classes depending on numbers interested. Call Carmel on 043-66-71801.  

Fireside Tales

Copies of the latest edition of “Fireside Tales”  by Jude Flynn are on sale in Costcutters, Edgeworthstown. Cost €20. Would make a great gift for anyone.

White Collar Boxing

White Collar Boxing will be held on Saturday, 7th February in the Park House Hotel at 8p.m.