Loch Gowna



Gowna GAA Development Fund Co-Lotto draw results. Date 16th March 2015. Numbers drawn were 3, 20, 22, 29. Jackpot winner none. 5 X 20 euro winners - Violet McGauran, Cornadrung; Angela Madden, Aughavanes; Rose Shiels, Knockaughey; Louise Hennessy, Dublin; Kathleen Reilly, Gowna. Next week’s jackpot 2,600 euro. Next week’s draw in White’s bar. Club Gowna winner for February - Padraig Brady, Corfree.

Tractor Run

Monster Tractor Run will take place in aid of the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust on Saturday 18th April starting at Mullahoran GFC at 1pm. All tractors welcome. Sponsorship card at Gowna post office.

Community text alert

Any member who have not renewed their subscription to date, please leave your name address, phone number and 5 euro in the envelope provided at the post office before the 1st April to continue to avail of this great service.

Summer time

Summer time will come into effect this Saturday night, 29th March when clocks go forward one hour.

Fishing competition

Results of the John Frank Smyth Memorial fishing competition that took place on Derries lake on Sunday 15th March - 1st Joe McDermott, Longford; 2nd Willie Simpson, Enaghan; 3rd Michael Dalton, Athlone; 4th Tony McManus, Loughduff. 12 boats participated. Junior open pike competition boat on Saturday, 11th April and the Bernard Kiernan Memorial open boat competition on Sunday, 19th April. More details at a later date.


Kilmore Diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place from 27th May to 1st June and bookings for the pilgrim section should be made through the diocesan pastoral centre Cullies Cavan. Booking for assisted pilgrim section should be made with Fr Kevin Fay, Lavey, Ballyjamesduff, Co Cavan.

Social morning

Lough Gowna Active Age social morning will take place on Tuesday, 31st March in the Pikers Lodge Hotel at 12.30pm. Everyone welcome.