Welcome Finlay and Florence, twins, son and daughter to Gerard and Emily Henry, Ledwithstown, who were baptised recently and to Martin, son to Martin and Tracey Donoghue, Longford. We wish both families health and happiness.


Tai Chi classes every Tuesday night from 7-8pm in Tang Community Centre.

Set Dancing

Set dancing classes every Wednesday at 8.30pm in Tang Community Centre.

Lotto Jackpot €2,750

Results 7 April, numbers drawn were 5, 6, 17, 27. Four draws €25: Christy Flanagan, (S: Christy Flanagan); Owen Fallon, (S: Vonnie Fallon); Ronnie Nally, (S: Nally’s); Paddy/Liam Conlon, (S: Frank Donoghue).


Continues every Sunday from 12.15 to 1.15pm at Tang GAA grounds. Under 6 to under 12 grades. All players must be registered (€5) and wear a gum shield. Looking forward to seeing you there.

Progressive 25

Fridays at 9.15pm in Tang Community Centre. Results – Friday 4th April:

1st: Josie & Freda, 2nd: Ivan & Pat. Tables: Pat & Tommy, Mary & Joe.

Raffle: Liam Browne, Liz Hughes, Mary Flanagan. Next Jackpot: €100 on 14 games. Cards start at 9pm.

Gold Smith Girls

Want to have fun and make new friends? Join the Gold Smith girls to learn how to play and compete in Gaelic in a fun way for all girls aged 5-14 years. Training every Tuesday from 7pm to 8pm in Tubberclare GAA pitch. For more information contact: 086-6049154.

Cake Sale

The annual cake sale, in aid of Shrule cemetery maintenance will take place in the Bridgeways Centre (opposite Church) on Good Friday, immediately after the 3o’clock ceremonies. Large selection of jams, health breads, cakes, desserts etc. Light refreshments will be served. Your support will be much appreciated.

Factory re-union

Ballymahon clothing factory re-union of all the people who worked in Ballymahon Clothing factory, Claffeys, Dubtex, Balman, Manford and Manford Direct. All past employees of these factories, together with their partners, families and friends are invited and all who would like to attend on the night. The venue is Rustic Inn, Abbeyshrule on Friday, 25 April starting at 9pm. All are welcome to join in the fun. Music will be provided by various artists following by a Disco with D.J. Michael Rooney. Raffle and Spot Prizes on the night. Donation buckets will be at the door and all proceeds on the night will be donated to local Charities.