Lourdes Invalid Fund committee wish to thank all who supported their recent function held in the Lodge. A fantastic figure of 1,446 euro was raised on the night. Thanks who all turned up, all those who gave spot prizes and prizes for the raffle. Well done to Ita for all her work.

Scramogue Church Restoration

A meeting of the above committee took place on Tuesday night last. We will further details next week.

Information meeting

An important meeting in relation to the condition called Haemochromatosis will take place on Wednesday, November 5th in the Sheraton Hotel, Athlone at 7.30pm. Speaker Dr.Gerard Clarke, Consultant Gastroenterologist, Portiuncla Hospital, Ballinasloe.

Fit for Life

Get fit at St. Barry’s Hall. Wednesday’s Ladies Class 7pm to 8pm. Mens Kick Boxing 8pm to 10pm, Monday.7pm to 9pm Friday. Kids Judo 12.30pm to 2pm Saturdays. Personal training on request. For more info ring Sean on 085-8142794.

Sustainability Energy Authority

The above are running a Warmer Homes Scheme. This project will be free to individuals who are in receipt of Fuel Allowance or Family Income Supplement (FIS), or Jobseeker’s Allowance (for more than 6 months with a child/children), are a private a private home owner and the hose was built before 2006. Only homes that have not received works can apply for this project.If interested please contact 090-66-30252.

Road Safety

Many of our roads are windy and narrow and the upmost care and attention is needed. This time of year it can be at times difficult to see people walking or cycling on such roads, so please make sure you have proper clothing and lighting. If you are walking or cycling please take extra care particularly if you have younger family members in your presence. Weekly we will be keeping a focus on road safety in the region.

Progressive 25

Progressive 25 continues in Kilglass Community Centre on Tuesday nights at 8.30pm. Winter league started Tuesday, 30th September and continue until Tuesday, 23rd of December. New players welcome. For further details contact Seamus Nugent 0879309498 or Charlie Reynolds 0871252985.


Adoraration of the Blessed Sacrament in St. Anne’s church, Scramogue takes place on Friday evenings between 6.45pm to 7.45pm.

Yoga Classes

Yoga classes have commenced Wednesday in Ruskey village at 6.30pm. Booking essential. Phone 086-3308999.

Workers required

Home Care Workers are required in the Strokestown, Tulsk, Knockvicar, Boyle, Elphin, Carrick on Shannon, Ballaghaderreen to work with Carers Association, Roscommon. Full Fetac Level 5 in Health Care required with a clean driving licence. Applicants must supply suitable character references and be prepared to complete Garda vetting. Apply with CV to Bernie Dowling, Carers Association, Castle St, Roscommon or email Roscommon@careraireland.com.

Pioneer Association

November is the month of the Holy Souls. Many people act in honour of their deceased loved ones. You can do likewise. Take the short term pledge for November.www.pioneerassociation.ie or contact35318749464. A small fee applies for certificate and emblem pin.

Scramogue Choir

There will be a Choir practice on Thursday, 30th October at 7.30pm in Scramogue Church. All members please attend also any new members that would like to join please come along and new musicians would be more than welcome.