LOTTO: The numbrrs drawn last week were 13,19,23,29. 5 X 20 euro Paddy Brady,Fiona Kenny Mary Thompson Mick Devine Edel Cadam. Sellers prize Pad Devine. Next draw will take place on Monday in Rawles at 9pm.
MOBILE PHONES: are still being collected by Michael Carrigy towards another defibrillator.
HILLSIDE CLUB: Members travelling to the Zoo on Wednesday next will meet at the Bottle bank at 10.30am.
ALZHEIMERS TEA MORNING: Thank you to all who supported this annual fundraising event last Thursday. The results of the draw are as follows Maura Keeny Pat Wilson Mai O’Reilly Suzanne Tully Fimmy Fox Edderland. Anyone wishing to make a donation may give it to Frances Forester or Carmel Reynolds before next weekend.
GROW: Community health movement meets every Tuesday at 6pm in the community mental health centre Dublin Road, Longford. Contact John 086 8033126.
LONGFORD BRANCH CCE: is hosting the Fleadh Cheoil Contae Longfoirt in Ballinalee on May 11, 12, 13 next with the following programme of events. Friday 11: Set dancing and rince foirne competitions for all ages in the Thomas Ashe Hall at 8pm. Official fleadh opening and session in Rawle’s at 9.30pm. Saturday 12 : All competitions for U10s in the Thomas Ashe Hall at 1pm. Doors open at 12 noon. A ceili in the Longford Arms Hotel from 9pm – 12 midnight. Music by the Glenside Ceili band. A session will also be held in Farrell’s Ballinalee at 9.30pm. Sunday 13: All competitions in traditional music singing and comhra gaeilge from U12, 12-15, 15-18 and O-18 in Scoil Samthann Ballinalee at 2pm sharp. Doors open at 1.30pm. A ceili in the Longford Arms Hotel from 3pm – 6pm.Music by the Deenagh Ceili Band. Gig-rig performances will run from 5pm – 8pm with a variety of dancers and musicians. A session in the Stags head Ballinalee on Sunday at 9.30pm. All musicians dancers and singers are welcome.
CLONBRONEY COMMUNITY GAMES: Community games sports day will be held in McGuire park on Sunday May 20th at 12pm sharp. More details to follow next week.
DEEPeST SyMPATHY: Deepest sympathy to Seamus Murtagh and family Garvagh on the untimely death of Margaret Murtagh last week RIP.
OLD CLOTHES: The total raised from our recent clothes collection was 362 euro. Many thanks to everybody who contributed. We have another collection booked for October.