We welcome Ruby, daughter to Michael and Selina Galvin, Ardnacraney

and Lucyann, daughter to Aidan and Carmel Finn, Cartron who were baptised recently. We wish Ruby and Lucyann and their families health and happiness.


We extend our sympathy to the Nolan family, Cannistown on the death of William and the Reilly family, Rathmore on the death of Annie. May they both rest in peace.

GAA Lotto Jackpot €4,550

Results 11th August: Numbers drawn were 6, 12, 15, 18. Four draws €25: John Joe Ward, (S: John Ward); Danny Reddin, (S: Damien Gill); Phyllis Conlon, (S: Tom Conlon); Ronan Farrell, (S: Tom Farrell).

Progressive 25

Fridays at 9.15pm, Tang Community Centre. Results – Friday 8th August -

1st: Freda & Josie, 2nd Willie & Mary. Tables: Barry and Jim, Pat & Liam

Raffle: Josie Connaughton, Freda Connaughton, Larry Grouden.

Next Jackpot: €100 on 14 games. Cards start at 9pm.

Information meeting

The Parkinson’s Association are holding an Information meeting for people with Parkinson’s, their families and carers on Saturday, 6th September in the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone..This is a local event and offers a great opportunity for people with Parkinson’s to meet and learn more about their condition. Details contact 1800 359 359 or email info@parkinsons.ie