The Noel O'Connor Perpetual Cup Match due to take place on Sun 26th Dec. will now be played instead on Sun 2nd Jan in Abbeylara at 2p.m. because of weather conditions. Abbeylara play Granard in a mixed game for the Noel O'Connor Perpetual Cup. All proceeds for Longford Hospice. Your support would be appreciated.
Abbeylara GFC will be holding their presentation night in the Piker's Lodge, in Gowna on Saturday 29th January. Buffet and music on the night. Tickets are 20 euro. Tickets are available from Patsy Lynch or any club officer.
Draw Crawford's Lounge on 21st December 2010. Jackpot 9,900 euro. No Jackpot winner. Winning Numbers 5-9-23-28. 20 euro Winners - Denis Fahy, Abbeylara; Nora Leavy, Derragh; Mark & Irene Sheridan, Springstown; Mary Mc Gahern, Loughduff; Mel Brady, Ballinacross; Brian Smyth, Beechview. Next Draw in Crawford's 28th December 2010. Jackpot 10,000 euro.
Your prayers are requested for the happy repose of the soul of Emily Condron who died in Kent, England on Tue 21st Dec, a native of Camagh. May she rest in peace.
Each Monday in Denis and Sheila Fahey's, Masterson's Close, Abbeylara at 8.30 p.m. Everyone welcome.
Each Tuesday in Tommy & Colette Doyle's. Everyone welcome.
On Wednesdays in the Community Centre at 9.00 p.m. sharp. Thank you for you support.
The remaining draw for the 2009/10 will be held early in the new year. The 2010/11 year draws will begin. Many thanks to all those who have joined for the New Year. Our thanks also to the Collectors. Anyone still wishing to join is welcome and can do so by contacting the collectors in your area.
Please let us highlight someone in your area who has been helping during this bad weather. A special thanks to Ned McGuire who has been keeping Bildy's Hill passable with plenty of grit over the past few weeks.