5K Fun Run/Walk

5K Fun Run/Walk

Granard Celtic F.C will hold a 5K Fun Run/ Walk / Jog on this Saturday, 21st June. Registration takes place at the community Centre, Barrack Street, Granard from 10.30a.m to 11.30am. Cost €10 per adult, €5 per child or family €20. Refreshments will be served afterwards. For further information contact 086 0528517. Support would be gratefully appreciated.

Clothes collection

St. Bernard’s N.S. Abbeylara are holding a clothes collection. Men’s/ womens, childrens clothing, shoes, belts, handbags, ties, linens, household textiles, stuffed toys etc would be grarefully appreciated. Please drop off at the school anytime up to 9pm on Thursday 19th June. Mobile phones placed in a separate bag are also welcome.

Tidy Towns

Adjudication in Tidy Towns competition will take place shortly. All residents in the area are requested to look after their area. We remind all to be aware of litter..

Summer Camp

Forms have been given out to the local school for the summer camp which will take place at St. Columba’s G.A.A grounds. The annual camp will will run this year from Monday, 11th August to Friday, 15th August for 4 – 7 age group. 8-12 years old will be catered for from Monday, 18th August to Friday, 22nd August. Forms will be given out in schools in coming weeks. For further information contact Conor on 086 1984470.

Lotto Draw

St. Columba’s G.F.C held their weekly lotto draw in the clubrooms on Wednesday, 11th June. The winning numbers were 10, 12, 17, 27 with the jackpot of €5,450 remaining intact. Consolation prizes of €20 each were won by the following. Owen Collumb, Larkfield. Coleen Fitzpatrick, Toome. Eamon Drake, Carrickduff. Amanda Matthews, Toome and Ella McElligott, Toome. On sales for this week are as follows. Hideaway: Patrick Rogers. Keogh’s / Angler’s Rest: Frankie & Finbar. Kilcogy: Thomas McCabe & Bernard Donohoe. If unable to sell, please arrange a substitute and drop tickets into Cloonagh P.O before 5.30p.m on Monday evening.

Ladies Footballers

As part of their fundraising activities the local ladies football club are holding a weekly draw based on the bonus ball in the main draw of the national lottery. Sheets are on sale in the local post office or are available from any club member. Match the bonus ball in Saturday’s night main draw and you will earn yourself €20. Lines are just €2. Six monthly tickets are available for €50 by contacting Marie Matthews. Your support would be very much appreciated each week. The winning number on Saturday, 14th June was 1. Marie Matthews, Teffia Park and Lauren Brady, Cloonagh were winners.