Simon Community

Simon Community

North West Simon Community annual church gate collection takes place on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th August in Gortletteragh, Cornageeha and Fearglass churches. North West Simon Community work with those at risk of homelessness in Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal and your support is much appreciated. Further information on www.northwestsimon.ie

Football Fare

The Gortletteragh seniors booked their place in the championship quarter finals by virtue of playing out a draw against Kiltubrid in the group stages. They finished top of their group. Well done lads.

Fun Day at Rooskey

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.

Old Fair Day

Ballinamuck Old 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 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 and 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 a date for your diary!!!!


Bingo in Newtownforbes on Sunday, 10th  August at 3pm, 2,500 in prize money.