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St. Columba’s GFC

Supporters are reminded that many yearly lotto tickets are now due for renewal. Sincere thanks to all who bought tickets for the past year. Your support for the coming year would be very much appreciated. All wishing to renew their tickets and to be in the draw every week can do so by contacting Christy Reilly or Micheál Cunningham. You may also drop your €100 into Cloonagh P.O. Thanks again in anticipation of your ongoing support.

Benefit Dance

A benefit night for the family of the late Sean Mulligan, Ballinamuck will take place in the Breffni Arms Hotel, Arva on Monday 16th November. Music on the night by Night Fever, Mick Flavin, Noel Cassidy, Jimmy Hussey and Busy Fingers. Tickets cost €10 each. Committee members will be out selling tickets over the next few weeks. Your support would be very much appreciated. Tickets are also on sale in Cloonagh P.O. Mary Mulligan, wife of the late Sean is formerly Murphy from Kilmore.

Gun Club

Mullinalaghta / Mullahoran Gun Club will hold their annual draw in The Hideaway Bar on this Sunday 1st November. Competition for longest cock pheasant will be held in the same premises also on Sunday evening at 6.30p.m sharp. This competition is open to members only. Details of sanctuaries are as follows – Mullinalaghta: From Galligan’s bridge on right hand side to Mullinroe cross to Sean Reilly’s house. All lands on right side. Mullahoran - Carnagh lane to Drumhowna. All lands on right hand side and Gene Reilly’s lane to main road to Carnagh lane. All lands on right side. Strictly no shooting.

Holy Hour

Exposition of the blessed sacrament will be held at St. Columba’s Church every Thursday from 8.00p.m -9.00p.m. All are welcome.

Lotto Draw

St. Columba’s G.F.C held their weekly lotto draw on Saturday 20th October. The numbers drawn were 3, 23, 25, 29 with jackpot of €1500 remaining intact. The following received consolation prizes of €20 each. Brenda Cunningham, Cloughernal. Connie Reilly, Aughnagarron. James Reilly, Aughnagarron. Gerry & Deirdre Matthews, Toome and Owen Collumb, Larkfield. On sales this week are as follows. Hideaway: Aaron Earley. Keogh’s / Anglers’s : Eric Sullivan. Kilcogy: Thomas McCabe & Bernard Donohoe. Please drop tickets into Cloonagh P.O before 5.30pm on Monday.

Ladies Footballers

As part of their fundraising activities the local ladies football club are holding a weekly draw based on the bonus ball in the main draw of the national lottery. Sheets are on sale in the local post office or are available from any club member. Match the bonus ball in Saturday night’s main draw and you will earn yourself €20. Lines are just €2. Six monthly tickets are now due for renewal at €50 each by contacting Marie Matthews. Your support would be appreciated. The winning number on Saturday 24th October was 20. Ruairi McElligott earned himself €20.

Date For Your Diary

Garda Siochana Male Choir will be performing in St. Mary’s Church, Granard on Sunday 15th November.