WEDDING BELLS: Congratulations to Tanya Clabby Longford and Patrick O’Rourke Killashee who were married in Ardagh Church on Saturday last followed by a reception in Mullingar Park Hotel. We wish Patrick and Tanya many happy years in their married life together.
EXAMS: Well done to all the students in the parish on their Leaving Cert results and continued success to each and every one of them as they continue their studies in the various colleges throughout the country.
BIRTH: Congratulations to Jasmine and Ollie Cox Clondra village on the recent birth of their baby boy Stephen a little brother for Aaron.
MARATHON: Blue Skies and little wind on Sunday last were ideal conditions for the thousands of runners who took part in the now very successful annual Longford marathon which is a major event now for a number of years. Participants from all over Ireland and overseas took part in the Ultra, full and half marathon and relay run. The committee ad organisers must be congratulated on setting up this huge event each year which has put Longford very much on the map and good for the town and surrounding areas. Many thanks also to all the volunteers each year who man the water stations ,act as stewards ,all the other organisations who volunteer and help out in anyway,resulting in the great success of Longford’s marathon.