Castlepollard notes



Corr: Martin Farrell Tel: 044 966 1530 / 086 8301005. e-mail:

Gardening Club

The last meeting of Castlepollard Gardening Club was a visit to Olivia and Jim Doherty’s garden at Ballinafid. A large number attended and all present had a delightful evening looking at this very fine garden with herbaceous plants, vegetables and tunnels full of fruit and flowers. The club extends its thanks to Olivia and Jim for their welcome and the lovely refreshments afterwards.

The next meeting is a day trip to Helen Dillon’s garden and Powerscourt Gardens in Dublin on Wednesday, July 29th. The club members will be travelling by coach leaving Castlepollard at 7.45am. There are still a number of seats available and if interested in coming please contact Carol on 087-6764650 as soon as possible.

Land League

The National Land League of Ireland are assisting people to stay in their own homes with free information clinics for people in mortgage and other bank debt. Anyone in bank debt should contact the League without delay for an appointment at the following centres:- Mullingar - Congress Centre - Fridays 2.00pm to 4.00pm contact 089-2469827; Castlepollard - Parish Community Centre - Wednesdays 10.00am to 12.00 noon contact 089-2467265