Congratulations to Claire Lane, France Road, Ballinalee and John Naughton, Ardagh who recently announced their engagement.


In aid of ISPCC and Childline is taking place on Saturday and Sunday, 11th and 12th October at both churches. Please support.

Social Dancing

Takes place every Thursday night in the Park House Hotel from 9-11pm. Adm €5.

Youth Club

County Longford Youth Service are hosting a youth club evening for the next four weeks. This takes place every Thursday evening from 5-6.30pm in the Thomas Ashe Hall, ages 10 years and upwards.


Numbers drawn 1, 2, 4, 6. 3 x €20 winners: Damian O’Reilly, Old Clonbroney, PJ Malynn, c/o Kiernan’s Steel and Martin Farrell. Seller’s prize: Frankie Brady. Jackpot €10,000. Draw for month of October on Monday nights in Stag’s Head.

Old Phones

Are still being collected in the post office and will go towards the fundraising of the next defibrillator in the village.

County Final

Well done to the team who put in a tremendous effort on Sunday to draw with Carrickedmond. The replay will take place next Saturday evening at 5pm in Pearse Park. We hope to see the same support out that evening. Welcome

home to former players who came home from all over Ireland and across the world, especially for the weekend.

Up for the Final

Well done to everyone who took part in this event. It was a great night’s entertainment.

National Anti-Bullying Coalition

If you are experiencing bullying at school, in the workplace or any other environment, please come to our self-help open evening in the Family Centre behind the Cathedral on Thursday 2nd October at 8pm. Further information from Mary Lillis on 087 9625890 or visit