Community Employment Vacancies

Community Employment Vacancies

Legan/Carrickedmond Community Employment Group have the following vacancies; environmental positions due to start between now and January 15th. Job Reference 887925. Also 1 Receptionist/Administrator for their Office in Carrickedmond. Job Reference 888272. To check eligibility and to apply please call into the Intreo Offices, Department of Social Protection buildings Ballinalee Road Longford. D.S.P eligibility/conditions apply.

Flower Arranging Demonstration

Legan ICA will hold their annual Christmas Flower Arranging Demonstration on Tuesday, 16th December in the GAA Clubhouse. The demonstrator will be Ann Murphy, Florist and all the beautiful arrangements will be raffled. A sale of homemade Christmas Cakes, Puddings and confectionery will also take place. All proceeds will be donated to St Christopher’s and local branch of St Vincent de Paul. A festive supper will be served. Craft classes continue each Monday night in the GAA Clubhouse with large numbers attending. New members welcome.

Inny Anglers

Lotto draw was held in The Hill, Carrickboy on Friday night. Numbers drawn were 2, 14, 16 and 22. There was no jackpot winner. Special draw winners were Andrew Hunt and Bob McGonigle each €40. This week’s draw takes place in Mitchell’s for a jackpot of €6,150. Legan Inny Anglers extend deepest sympathy to Bill Murphy and family on the death of his brother Dan.


Results of GAA Lotto draw held on Monday, 10th November in Mitchell’s for a jackpot of €10,000. Numbers drawn were 3, 9, 20 and 28. There was no jackpot winner. Match three winners of €50 each were Tina Whyte and John Boyce. This week’s draw took place in Connaughton’s, Rathowen and results will be published next week.

50/50 Draw

Congratulations to Michael Carthy, Killashee who was the winner of last week’s Naoi Rath Ré 50/50 draw. The prize money was €235.

Tidy Towns

A meeting of Ballycloghan/Carrickboy Tidy Towns will take place in St Anne’s Hall, Ballycloghan on Thursday night, 20th November at 8pm. Local councillors will be present.


The annual general meeting of Legan branch of IFA takes place tonight Wednesday, 19th November in the GAA Clubhouse at 9pm.


Alzheimer’s Society acknowledges €133.10 from the recent church gate collection with thanks.


We extend sympathy to Bill Murphy and his family, Kinard on the death of his brother, Dan in Sneem, Co Kerry. We also extend sympathy to Stewart Forster on the death of his partner Chris who passed away in Tullamore General Hospital last weekend. May they rest in Peace.

Well done

Well done to Lenamore school football team who played in the schools League final against Lanesboro on Saturday last in Pearse Park. Regrettably they were not the victors on this occasion, nevertheless it was a great achievement to reach the final. Great credit to all concerned and particularly their trainers Gerry Burke and Noel O’Neill.