We extend our deepest sympathy to the Fahy family, Ballymahon, on the death of Albert RIP.


Welcome Isabella, daughter to David and Angela Murphy, Athlone, and Colm, son to Martin and Linda Brennan, Ardacraney, who were baptised recently. We wish Isabella, Colm and their parents health and happiness.

Toddler group

Tang Toddler Group continues every Tuesday in the Community Centre from 10.30 to 12.30. Feel free to drop in any week or else contact Evelyn on 086 8491064 for further details.


Set dancing classes continues every Wednesday at 8.30pm. New members welcome any night.

Lotto Jackpot €11,850

Results 30 September, numbers drawn were 2, 15, 16, 26. Draw four winners - €25: Alan Murray, (S: M English); M & M Duignan, (S: Kiernan’s); Louise and Chris Duignan, (S: Kiernan’s); Padraig Donoghue, (S: Carey’s Bar, Athlone).

Progressive 25

Friday’s at 9pm inTang Community Centre. Results Friday 27 September – 1st: Padraig & Sonny, 2nd: Tom & Nancy. Raffle: Billy McCormack, Margaret Lynn, Jim Walsh. Tables: Johno & Billy, Annie & Mai.


Training opportunities for People in receipt of any Disability/illness payment commences in the EDI Centre Longford.  This eight week part time programme includes FETAC accredited modules with work experience included.  To register for this programme contact Breda Murphy EDI Centre 043 3347515.

Community alert

Glasson Gardai 090 6485102; Athlone Gardai 090 6498550; Ballymahon Gardai 090 6432303; Longford Gardai 043 33 50570; 999 (In Emergency); Tang Community Alert Text or Call 087 1867250. BE ACTIVE - BE ALERT - BE INVOLVED