Festival/event organisers

Festival/event organisers

 Longford Tourism take this opportunity to invite events submit their events to populate our calendar for 2015 as soon as possible, we would appreciate if you could forward us the details of your event for this year. Please keep in mind the following guidelines when submitting your information. The sooner we have your details here in the office, the sooner we can begin promoting your event for you. The more information we have the better and as photography is obviously very important, please send only high res images. If you require any assistance at any time please do not hesitate to contact Anna Delaney Longford Tourism Office, Market Square, Longford. Tel: 00353 (0)43 3342577. Mobile: 085 8888876. Email: info@longfordtourism.ie Web: www.longfordtourism.ie

St Helen’s AGM

St Helen’s AGM will be held on Friday night the 16th of January at 9pm in Monaduff. Your support is greatly appreciated and new members are welcome.

Senior Citizens Christmas Party

Drumlish Senior Citizens Christmas Party took place in the Old Village Inn on Sunday, 11th January at 4pm. A huge thanks to everyone who took part and helped out. It was a great night had by all.

Dates for your Diary

Confirmation in Drumlish/Ballinamuck at 11.00am on 9th May 2015. First Holy Communion in Drumlish on May 23rd 2015 at 12 noon.

Fitness Centre, Drumlish

If you are currently looking for a Fitness Class but don’t know where to start, why don’t you join us here in the Fitness Centre. We run group classes every Monday at 8pm & Wednesday & Friday at 7pm in Monaduff Gym beside the football pitch. Membership/Insurance costs €20 for the year (unbelievable value) and then the cost of the class is €6 per session or we do monthly prices too.  We are looking for members with all fitness types. If you are looking to slim down, tone up or even maintain your physical appearance get in contact with Gabriel at the Following contacts. Phone: 087-2189517      Email: gabrielhiggins@yahoo.ie Facebook/fitnesscentre

Social Dancing 

Classes resumes at the Community Centre Drumlish on Wednesday Jan 21st  at 8.30pm, This class is for all ages (no age restriction!!)  and all abilities, if your looking to enhance that first dance on your wedding day,  learn a few moves or shed a few ounces after the festive session. Come along join in the fun. 

Birthday Boy JJ

Congratulations to JJ McVeigh, Church View, Drumlish on his 50th birthday in the Porter House last weekend.

Local Lotto Draw

Local Lotto draw next Monday night 19th in O’Reillys pub. Jackpot is €8,200. Best of luck everyone.


A huge congratulations to Amanda McNally, Greagh and Paul Mulvey, who were married recently in St Mary’’s church, Drumlish. Amanda was looked after by her bridesmaids Orla Dow and Bernadette McNally, flower girl Aine McNally. Groomsmen were Colin Mulvey and Redmond O’Hanlon and Pageboy Joseph McNally. We join your parents, family and friends and wish you a lifetime of happiness together.

Recent Death

We remember Eamon Meagher, late of Drumlish and Ballinamuck, whose funeral took place in Galway during the week. Eamon played football with St Mel’s College, local football and county football with both Longford and Leinster. He had the honour of being selected on the Longford team of the millennium. We offer our deepest sympathies to his family and friends. May he rest in peace.


We send our sympathies to Fr Hogan on the death of his cousin who passed away in Ballymahon recently.