Numbers drawn 1, 4, 5, 19. No jackpot winner. 3 x 20 euro winners were Frankie Brady, Aughnashannagh; Vincent Lennon, Esker and Marie, Lola, Rita Galvin, c/o Seamus Maguire. Sellers prize Pat Devine. Jackpot 9,300 euro. Draw in Rawle’s for month of February. Lines 2 euro each or 3 for 5 euro.


A six week yoga course will start in the Thomas Ashe Hall on tonight Wednesday, 29th January 8 – 9.30pm. For further info contact Maureen Bracken M.I.H.C.A. 3323196.


The monthly whist drive takes place in Currycahill on Tuesday night next February 4th.

Hillside Club

The club meets today 11-1pm with Mary’s team on duty. New members welcome.

Clonfin Commemoration

The annual Clonfin Commemoration will take place on Sunday next, February 2nd commencing with mass in St Mary’s Granard at 11.30am. The ceremony will begin at 3pm at the site where retired Bishop of Ardagh and Clonmacnois Colm O’Reilly will be the guest speaker. Refreshments will follow in McElvaney’s in Coolarty. As the commemoration falls on the exact date of the famous ambush the organising committee are looking forward to a large attendance.


The Sean Connolly’s GAA Club AGM takes place this Friday night at 8pm in the clubhouse. All members are asked to attend. New members are welcome to attend meeting.

GAA draw

Tickets are on sale locally for the GAA National draw for 10 euro. All proceeds go towards the local club to cover insurance for all players from early years to adult which costs the club over 4,000 euro per year. Prizes include trip to Australia, New York and all Ireland tickets. Contact any club officer.

Deepest sympathy

Deepest sympathy to Martin Craig and family, Loughill on the death of her father, John Bogan, Coolarty. RIP.

Senior citizens party

This year’s party was a huge success again with over 100 people sitting down for dinner. More details next week with results of the draw also.