We would like to send our condolences to the family and friends of the late Billy Shanley, Clooneagh, who passed away on Monday, December 30th last at Mullingar General Hospital. Billy was laid to rest in Cloonmorris cemetery on Wednesday last. May he rest in Peace.

New Baby

We send our congratulations to Derek (Digger) and Renea Duignan, who now live in Brisbane, Australia, the birth of their second baby, a girl to be named Lotte Nel, sister to Jed, born on Friday last to the delight of grandparents Seamus and Teresa. We wish you health and happiness for the future.


The first Bingo session og 2014 will take place in the P J Murphy Hall, Newtownforbes on Sunday Janurary 12th at 3pm wit a prize fund of €2500


We send our congratulations to four couples who announced their engagement recently, firstly to Edel Shanley, Ballygeeher and Jonnie Conroy, Annaduff, next to Oliver McGowan, Cloonohill and Breda Gill, Drumlish also to Ashling Duffy, Fearglass and John Kelly, Keadue and finally to Claire Beirne, Drumgildra, Annaduff and Francis Holohan, Drumreilly. We wish you health and happiness for the future.

Birthday greetings

We send greetings to some people who had their birthdays recently. Firstly to Niall O’Connor, Dromod who had his birthday on Saturday last, also to Sinead Reilly who had her birthday on Thursday last. We wish you health and happiness for the future.

Wedding Bells

We send our congratulations to John Russell, Rooskey and Eveline Guckian, Drumsna who were married on Monday, December 30th last in Drumsna Church with their reception afterwards in Lough Rynn Castle. We wish you health and happiness for the future .

Youth Club

We will be back this Friday with junior club at 7pm and teen club at 9pm. We are looking forward to an exciting time ahead and would like to wish all our members and their families a happy New Year.

Pilgrimage to Medjugorje

A email to hand to let you know that there will be a Pilgrimage to Medjugorje

With Group Leader: Mr Hubert Mc Hugh accompanied by Fr Vincent Connaughton

on 13 August 2014. 7 nights Half Board in Pansion Ivan Vasilj (or similar) €669.00 per person inclusive. Early booking offers €150 off if paid in full by 12 Dec 2013, €100 off if paid in full by 03 Feb 2014, €50 off if deposit paid by 03 Feb 2014. Includes full religious programme. Day flights ex-Knock Airport including return airport transfers to Medjugorje. Joe Walsh Tours Medjugorje Representative: Philip Ryan. For more information please contact: Hubert Mc Hugh Tel :087 2201879, Fr. Vincent Connaughton, Tel :087 956366 or 071 9164125.

Children’s Karate Class

Karate Class for children continues at Community Centre, Rooskey on Tuesday evenings from 5.45 – 6.45pm. Children 6 years and upwards welcome

Pilgrimage to Fatima 

There will be a pilgrimage to Fatima on 29th May 2014.  4 nights in Fatima- 3 nights on the coast €759 fully inclusive, early booking offer if paid in full by December 12th 2013 of 150 Euro off.  Accompanied by Spiritual Director.  Contact Sheila Fahey 043 66 87512, Mobile: 087 277 4774.

Hip hop 2014

Monday Hip hop classes starting 15th January in Ballinamore Pre-school, Junior and Senior Infants at 4pm. Hip hop 1st, 2nd and 3rd class at 5pm. Hip hop 4th,5th and 6th class at 6pm. Hip hop secondary school at 7pm. Tuesday Hip hop classes starting 16th January in Mohill, Canon Donohue Hall, Pre-school, Junior and Senior Infants at 5pm. Hip hop 1st, 2nd and 3rd class at 6pm. Kettlebells at 7pm in Mohill, Canon Donohue Hall. Men’s circuit 8pm Mohill. Adult zumba Mohill, Wednesday Hip hop classes starting 17th January in Drumshambo Mayflower Pre-school, Junior and Senior Infants at 5pm. Hip hop 1st, 2nd and 3rd class at 6pm. Hip hop 4th,5th and 6th class at 7pm. Hip hop secondary school at 8pm Adult Zumba at 9-9.45pm. Thursday Hip hop starting 18th January in Mohill Canon Donohue Hall 4th, 5th and 6th class at 6pm. Hip hop secondary school at 7pm. Pilates at 8pm. For further information contact; Charlene Mulligan 0862692977.

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G.A.A Race Night

Calling all Annaduff supporters on Saturday, 18th January in Cox’s Steakhouse Bar, Dromod. Full Tote Facilities. Owner, Horse and Jockey for €20; Race Sponsorship for €50. For further details contact John Thornton at 0872463837 or Ciaran Dolan at 0862666088.


At the draw held in Cox’s Steakhouse Bar, there was no Jackpot winner. The numbers drawn were 1, 6, 9, 12. €150 was won by Ann Keville. €50 was won by Paddy Donagher. The €25 winners were Helen McGuire, Sean and Ella Faughnan, Tadgh Faughnan, Jamie Dolan, Clare Beirne, Thomas Reynolds, Jim and Ella Gannon, Peggy Beirne.


Annaduff G.A.A will be holding their underage registration event in the Clubhouse on Saturday next, 11th January at 12 noon. The session will give players and their parents an opportunity to meet the 2014 coaches and discuss plans for the coming year. There will also be an opportunity to order Annaduff jerseys, shorts, socks and tracksuits. It is important that all underage male players including under 6’s,under 8’s, under 10’s, under 12s, under 14s, under 16s and minors register on or before this date. Registration costs 10 euro per player which goes towards the cost of insurance, players who are not registered are not insured and will not be allowed train or play.. Players who register will be issued with membership cards and will receive texts regarding training session, outings and matches.