St. Paul’s Church

St. Paul’s Church

St. Paul’s Church restoration fund is holding a draw on Friday, 8th August in the Castle Inn, Newtownforbes. Refreshments, mini auction and entertainment on the night. Spot prizes galore. Tickets are on sale in the local shops and cost €2 each or a book of 3 €5. 1st Prize Charolais Cross Heifer (or the value of), 2nd Prize €240 Slieve Russell Hotel Voucher, 3rd Prize €75 Meat Voucher.

Clonguish GAA

Clonguish GAA are celebrating 125 years this year (1889 - 2014) with anniversary celebrations to take place on Sunday, 26th October, 2014, further details to follow in the upcoming weeks.  The committee is looking for photos/newspapers articles/stories from the last 125 years in the club.  If anyone has any memorabilia to share for this special occasion please contact: Catherine - 087 9956496 or Donna - 086 8855158.


Bingo will be held in the PJ Murphy Sports Hall on Sunday, 10th August at 3pm. €2,500 to be won. Monster raffle on the day.

Family Fun Day 

Family Fun Day at Roosky Community Centre on Sunday, 10th August from 1.30 - 6pm.  Lots of activities, amusements, dancing, stalls and music.  Come and support our event in aid of Roosky Church Restoration Fund.

Irish Kidney Association

The Irish Kidney Association will be having their annual church gate collection throughout the county next weekend - 9th & 10th August.

Olde Fair Day
Ballinamuck Olde Fair Day are proud to announce their 2nd annual Fair Day on Sunday, 17th of August, it promises to be even bigger and better than last year.  The day will begin with a Vintage Parade from Gaigue Cross at 1.30pm to the ‘98 Bar.  Declan Nerney will lead the procession, and all vintage vehicles will then be on display at the 98 Bar and in the field. We also will have, pony & trap rides, three legged race, egg & spoon races, mouse racing, cow bingo, ducking ponds, ICA tea tent, children’s activities,  music & dancing and lots lots more !!! Our special attractions this year are: Blacksmith at work, Our Dog Show and 1960s model railway trains, with more surprises on the day.  So set a date for your diary !!!!