Local Elections

Local Elections

The contest in the Carrick Area is going to be very hard fought especially in the Annaduff region, there are three candidates from Annaduff Parish going forward Cllr. John Ward (F.G), Des Guckian ( Independent), Cllr. Sinead Guckian (F.F).Outgoing Councillors Sean McGowan (F.F) and Enda Stenson (Ind.) are on the Annaduff border.There is one less seat in the Carrick Area from the last Election.

Cloone Jockey in Betting Coup

Cloone Jockey Shane Kelly was centre stage in one of the most famous betting coup of all time last week. Kelly rode two of winners in the four horse accum, masterminded by Barney Curley.

98 Years Young

Congratulations to Maggie Reilly, Belmont, Drumsna who celebrated her 98th birthday in style in Duignan’s, Drumsna on Friday night last.

Leitrim Win

Leitrim continued their winning ways with a well deserved win over Antrim on Sunday, the scoreline flatters Sean Hagan’s men as they were under a lot of pressure, especially in the second half. Locals Ray Cox, Damien Moran and Tomas Beirne were prominent for Leitrim. Next stop Ennis next Sunday and a vital away match versus Clare. Supporters Club bus going to Ennis, contact Shay Reynolds for further details.

Guitar Lessons

Guitar Lessons in the Market Yard, Carrick-on-Shannon on Fridays at 5pm. Contact larry at 0866053838.

Art Classes

Art Classes with Noreen Gaffney in the Community Centre, Drumsna from 7pm to 9pm.Contact 0719625782.


Drumsna Foroige every Wednesday at 7pm in Drumsna community Centre.

Drumsna Bingo

Bingo every Thursday night next at 8.30.

G.A.A Lotto

At the draw held in McLoughlin’s of Drumsna, there was no Jackpot winner. The numbers drawn were 3,6,9,19.The 50 Euro winner was Bernadette Ward, Gortinty. The 25 Euro winners were Keith Faughnan,Finnelaughta Teresa Duignan,Gortinee,Cathal Cox,Antfield Mary McCauley, Drumard. The next draw takes place in Cox’s Steakhouse Bar, Dromod on Sunday night next with a Jackpot of 6,200 Euro.

Golden Wedding Anniversary

Congratulations to Chris and Seamus Murray, Quay Street, Drumsna who recently celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary. They were married in the Church of the Immaculate Conception , Drumsna on January 21st 1964. We wish them many years of happiness.

New Arrival

Congratulations to Ciaran and Siobhan Lyons, Dromod on the birth of a baby girl called Katie.