Welcome Oisin, son to Damien and Therese Donoghue, Donamoney, and to Isabella Kate, daughter to Anthony and Ann-Marie Mannion, (Mulally), Scotland who were baptised recently.


As part of the gathering Tang GAA Club will be hosting a Barbecue to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the 1973 Tang team winners of the Westmeath Intermediate football championship. A fantastic night of food, music, craic and reminiscing is sure to be had by all. It all kicks off on Saturday, 14th September 2013, Venue: “The Three Jolly Pigeons”, Time: “Barbecue from 7.30pm-9.30pm. Tickets: €10. So put the date in your dairy this will be a night to remember.


Applications are invited for the post of part-time Secretary in Tang N.S., commencing late September/early October. Please forward C.V. to Chairperson, Board of Management, Tang N.S., Tang, Ballymahon, Co. Longford. Closing date for applications is 30th August 2013. Computer and office management skills essential.


Well done Aisling in representing Longford and Tang in the Dome at Rose of Tralee. You did us proud. Hope you enjoyed the fun and excitement throughout the Festival.


Ballymahon Convent of Mercy Class of 1988 reunion on Saturday the 14th September 2013. Evening to start with Mass in the school at 6pm followed by meal in Cooney’s Hotel at 7.30pm. DJ till late. Tickets now on sale and are €25. Please contact Mary Curran Kelly 087 6850268.

Lotto Jackpot €11,350

Results 19 August, numbers drawn were 4, 13, 16, 23. Draw four winners: €25: Emma Carey, (S: V Galvin); Billy Ganley, (S: Kiernan’s); Mike Cooney, (S: Cooney’s Hotel); Ciara Foxe, (S: Paul Foxe).

Progressive 25

Fridays at 9.15pm in Tang Community Centre. Results Friday, 16 August, 1st: P.J. and Mike, 2nd: Johno and Jim. Raffle: Johno Beirne, Larry Grouden and Pauric Farrell. Tables: Liz & Niall, Liam & Willie.