On this Sunday, March 16th, a Tractor run will leave from Creegan’s in Bunlahy and proceed to Granard, Abbylara,Lisryan, Edgeworthstown, Ballinalee and returning to Bunlahy. Registration which will cost 20 euro will start at 10am and continue until 11-30am and the run will leave at Mid-day. All proceeds from the run will be shared between Suicide Awareness and the Ballymore Football club and all support will be greatly appreciated. For further details contact Noel on 0851743279.
County Longford Rural Transport “door to door” services in your area have spaces available for any passengers who wish to travel to their local Town or Village. To maintain the Local service in your area, including “link” services, more service users are required and All Age Groups are very welcome to travel. Fares are €3 Single and €5 Return. – FREE TRAVEL PASS holders travel FREE. All enquiries to Seamus at 043-3345555. Or Provider John on 0876213526.
A Monster Bingo will be held at 3pm on Sunday, March 23rd in Streete Parish Park Centre, Lismacaffrey. €4000 in prizemoney must be won. Proceeds in aid of The Granard Visitor Centre Project.
Deepest sympathy is extended to the family and friends of Frank Brady, Springtown, Granard who passed to his eternal reward on Saturday last following an illness. May he rest in peace.
Ballymore football club wish to sincerely thank all those who supported the poker classic in the Breffni Arms Hotel in Arva. To Willie Monaghan, Mick McElvaney, Johnny Creegan and Bunlahy Area Action Group who donated the spot prizes, to David and Aidan Reynolds who organised the event and to the card players who made it a great success and to Eamon Gray for the use of the premises and for the refreshments.
The Longford ploughing association will stage their annual ploughing championships in the Coolarty Area on Sunday, April 13th next and a great family day out is promised. Ballymore GAA club have been invited to be involved with the children’s entertainment on the day and also the committee will greatly appreciate help with stewarding, car parking etc.