Graduation: Congratulations to Victoria Harold from Lanesborough daughter of Bernie Harold and the late Terry Fitzpatrick of Killoe and New York on her recent Graduation from the Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen with a Degree in Bachelor of Nursing with 1st Class Honours. Victoria is a former pupil of Lanesborough Primary School and Wilsons Hospital School, Multyfarnham. She takes up a post as a Staff Nurse in the High Dependency Unit (HDU) at the Broomfield Hospital in Essex in September. We wish Victoria every success in her future career.
TRIATHLON: Michael Connell and daughter Michelle Esker South Killoe and Josephine Donlon Lanesboro Co Longford wish to sincerely thank everyone who sponsored them in their annual fighting cancer triathlon held on 18 June 2011 at the Belvedere House grounds Mullingar Co Westmeath. A sum of 1600 euro was raised with all proceeds in aid of cancer research St Vincents Hospital Dublin. A special appreciation thanks to Margaret McCormack Kiltyreher for her efforts. Further information log to fightingcancer.com.
CAMOGIE CAMP: Calling all you girls an opportunity to test your camogie sticks at the camopgie camp in the Longford Slashers Complex from Teusday 2 August Wednesday 3 August 2011, 10am – 1pm. Youth from 6 years upwards cost 15 euro pp with concession in place. Further details contact Pauline Gray tel 086 8880545.
TABLE QUIZ: A table quiz in aid of the Irish Red Cross Longford branch will be held in the Stags Head Ballinalee on Friday 5 August 2011 at 8pm.Table of 4 persons 40 euro. Students half price. Everyone is welcome to come along and support the local branch of the Red Cross. Refreshments will be served on the night. Further information contact Teresa McGovern,tel 087 9726045.
Lotto: Drawn weekending 24/7/11. 9,14, 18, 21. No jackpot winner. 20 euro winners :Caherly family,Micknagh; Fiona Johnston, Gurteenora; Helen Philpott Esker; Claire Russell Dernacross; Collette Thompson Auhaboy. Sellers prize Margaret McCormack. Jackpot 4500 euro.
YOUNG EMMETS GFC: Jackpot Lotto 1-30. This week’s winning numbers – 9,14, 18, 21. Jackpot 4500 euro. Jackpot winner; 20 euro Caherly family Micknagh; Fiona Johnston Gurteenmore; Helen Phillpot Esker; Claire Russell Dernacross; Colette Thompson Aughaboy; 20 euro sellers prize Margaret McCormack. Next week’s Lotto takes place in Begleys pub. F Tohers team. Thank you for your support.
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