VINTAGE SUCCESS - On Sunday last Killeen/Bunlahy community group hosted their second annual Vintage and static show and once again it proved to be a great success with great crowds attending throughout the day. A full list of sponsors and winners will be published next week and the committee wish to thank all who supported the event.
Next weekend sees the Ballinalee carnival starting again with a host of stars appearing over the three nights and great entertainment for all. All proceeds go to the development of the Maguire Park so a visit to Ballinalee is a must.
Deepest sympathy is extended to Phil and Kathleen Brady and family Ballymore on the death of Phil’s sister Mary Heslin in Finea at the weekend and also to Rose and Jimmy Reilly Ballymaurice and the extended McKeon Families on the Death of Pat McKeon Crott recently. May they rest in peace.
The organisers of the church gate collection for cystic fibrosis held in Granard last weekend wish to thank all who gave so generously. The total proceeds has been given to the organisation.
Congratulations to the Longford senior team on their great win over neighbours Roscommon in the division 4 final on Saturday last with a special mention for local man Bernard McElvaney who played his heart out for the blue and gold as usual. Well done to all.
Adult Learning Centre Granard
Do you need help with reading, writing, spelling, maths or computers? If you do, please call into the centre or ring us at 043 6686211 and we will do all we can to help We offer part-time day and evening courses.We are now taking names for courses starting after Easter 2011The service is free and confidential. Contact: Thérese Smyth
STEPHANIE IN FINAL
Best of luck to Stephanie Donohue who is now in the final of Cavan’s got Talent next weekend. Transport is available and Stephanie needs your vote so make sure you help to get her across the final hurdle.
Ballymore GAA held their monthly draw in McElvaney’s on Sunday night last and full results will be in next week’s notes.
The Ballymore/Granard under 14 amalgamation team wish to thank all who supported their car wash fundraiser last weekend.Your support is much appreciated.