A 6 week yoga course will commence in the Thomas Ashe Hall on Wed Sept 18 from 8-9.30pm. Further info from Maureen Bracken 3323196.


Pilates classes will commence in the Thomas Ashe Hall on Monday Sept 9 at 9-9.45pm. Classes are 40 euro for 6 weeks or 9 euro pay as you go. Contact Mary Denneny 086 0707619.


Numbers drawn 6, 17, 23, 29. 1 match 3 envelope Mary Farrell Aughagreagh 60 euro. Sellers prize Mary Farrell jackpot 7,300 euro. Draw in Farrell’s on Monday night at 9.30pm.

All-Ireland draw

Tickets are on sale locally for 2 premium level ticket plus overnight B & B accommodation in Dublin for the Dublin /Mayo game. 5 euro each or 3 for 10 euro.

Halloween party

The local hall committee will be holding a Halloween party for all the children on Sunday October 27th in the Thomas Ashe Hall. They also have plans for Santa Clause to come to the hall in late November / early December.


O’Reilly/ Bransfield school of dancing has resumed after the summer break on Tuesdays in the Thomas Ashe Hall 2-3pm. Junior & senior infants 3-4pm for all other children.


The Quare Land by John McManus, directed by and starring Seamus O’Rourke it will be held in Colmcille CC on Friday Oct 4th at 8pm. Contact Christine Collins 087 6450530 for tickets 10 euro each.


Classes starting in Colmcille CC on Monday 16th Sept from 8-10pm. Contact 087 6450530.


Would you like to improve your communication skills ? Longford Toastmasters new season commenced last Thursday in the Longford Arms at 8.20pm. All are welcome to join for an enjoyable and social evening. No experience required. For further info contact Mary 086 1219281 or Terrie 086 1706367.

Gun club

Apologies to the Gun Club for omitting their piece for last weeks notes.

Birthday greetings

We send our good wishes to Fr Brennan’s mother Katie who celebrated her 100th birthday last weekend.


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