County Fleadh

County Fleadh

Drumsna C.C.E are hosting Fleadh Cheoil Condae Liatroma in Drumsna on the 25th, 26th and 27th April. For further info contact Sinead Guckian, Edwina Guckian or Fionnuala Maxwell. Drumsna C.C.E are holding a fundraising session in Tesco on Saturday, February 22nd.


Deepest sympathy is extended to the Howard family, Cloonturk on the death of Mrs. Brigid Howard, (nee Gannon). Removal took place to Cloonturk Church with burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Annaduff. May she rest in Peace.

Warmer Homes Project

Leitrim Development are inviting applications for their Warmer Homes project. The Scheme is available free of charge to homes which meet the following criteria. Owner occupied, non Local Authority home. Constructed before 2006. The owner is receiving fuel allowance. Job Seekers allowance for over six months and with children under 7 years of age. Getting Family Income support. To apply, contact Mairin Heron at 071 9640771 at Leitrim Development Company, Church Street, Drumshanbo.

Sr. Thomasina is 100

Congratulation to Sr. Thomasins Gilchrist, Marist Sisters, Ck-on-Shannon who celebrated her 100th birthday last week. She was born in Aughavas on February 4th 1914, her family moved to Kilmore when she was three months old, although she still supports Leitrim, especially when they are playing Roscommon. She has maintained an interest in G.A.A , Soccer and Golf all her life. She left home in 1935 to become a Nun. Her first teaching post was in Tubbercurry. Her father died when she was seventeen. After Tubbercurry, she taught in Carrick, Charlestown, Dublin and Perth and Sterling in Scotland. She returned to the Marist Community in Carrick-on-Shannon in 2003. We wish her many more years of a happy life.

A Lock of Fierce Roars

The Moth production are holding a play called “ A Lock of Fierce Roars” in the ’98 Hall, Ballinamuck on Wednesday night, 26th February at 8pm. The comedy is written and directed by John McManus. Tickets are 10 euro and can be purchased at the door or booked at 086 1752773 or 086 1071990.A great night fun is guaranteed.

Painting Classes

Annaduff I.C.A are starting Painting/Art Classes with Noreen Gaffney iDrumsna Community Centre on Monday, 24th February at 8pm.

Drumsna Bingo

Bingo every Thursday night next at 8.30pm.