Church News.

There will be Mass in Drumsna on Friday evening October 24th  at 7pm followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Holy hour duty Teresa Mc Nulty, John Mc Nulty.

9.30am Mass Sunday October 26th, Reader Rebecca Duignan, Ministers Martina Gill, Colleen Guckian.

Church Collectors for October: Barry Guckian and Niall Daniels. Altar Society for October Kathleen Reynolds; Geraldine Monaghan.

Lourdes Assisted Fundraiser

’The Country Boy’’ a play by John Murphy and performed by Athlone Theatre takes place in St. Mary’s Hall, Carrick-on-Shannon on Friday October 31st at 8pm. The proceeds of this performance are to raise much needed funds for the Carric-on-Shannon Assisted pilgrimage fund. Each year it arranges to take 60 assisted pilgrims to Lourdes for 5 days as part of the diocesan pilgrimage. These assisted pilgrims stay at the hospital and are looked after by voluntary helpers and a number of youth workers selected from schools in the diocese. People from every Parish travel and they are especially asking families of people who have travelled in the past to support this night. Tickets at the door are 10 Euro. For further info contact 087 6552011

Social Dancing

Social dancing in Duignan’s Lounge Drumsna on Friday night October 24th  with music by Eugene Cunningham, and music on Sunday night in with music by Mark Finn.


Please note that Bingo continues in the Centre Drumsna on this Thursday October 23rdth at the new Winter time of 8.30pm. Last week’s bingo was cancelled due to the death of Mr. Jimmy Moran Quay Street The committee offer their sympathy to his wife Teresa and family.

Art in the Centre.

Adult painting classes in oils/acrylic with Noreen Gaffney  in Drumsna Community Centre on Tuesdays  from 7pm until 9pm.for further information contact Roz/Martina at 071 9625782

Golden Age news.

The  next Golden age group meeting is  in the Centre Drumsna on to-day, Wednesday October 22nd at the Centre. There will be talk by Sinead from Citizen’s Information. The Christmas party this year will be on Sunday November 30th in the Bush Hotel with a four course festive meal followed by  dancing to the music of The drifting cowboy.

Drumsna Foroige.

Due to fall off in numbers Drumsna Foroige announce with regret that the club will now not continue to run as membership is too low. The Club and  it’s leaders would like to thank all those who supported the club, to Father John Wall P.P. Annaduff for his encouragement and support over the past three years.


Congratulations are extended to Miss Elizabeth Woods N.T. and the pupils of Annaduff National School on their achievement in winning a special Award at the recent County Floral Pride Competition for their beautiful vegetable garden, also to Drumsna village for winning first prize in their category at the same competition.It was a proud night for the Parish as Dromod had their Award winning plaque from The Entante Floral Competition on display. Well done to all concerned.


Sympathy is extended to Mrs Teresa Moran ,Quay street ,Drumsna on the death of her husband Jimmy Moran well known Heating and plumbing contractor, to his son Gerard, daughters Olive, Triona, Martina, Pauline, Edel, Celine and Gillian, daughter –in-law, sons-in-law,  his beloved twenty three grand-children, brothers sisters nephews nieces relatives and a large circle of friends. The late Jimmy was buried in St. Mary’s cemetery Annaduff after his funeral Mass in Drumsna on Saturday.

May his soul rest in peace.

Strictly Come Dancing

Fundraising  night in the Lough Allen Hotel and Spa,Drumshanbo on this Friday night October 24th.. All proceeds go to Domestic Violence Advocacy Service for Leitrim , Sligo and West Cavan Hotel  Tickets 10 Euro. You don’t have to be an experienced dancer, you the audience will vote for your favourate couple. A fun night for a good cause. Music is by Sean Corrigan and Anthony Mc Brien, Everyone welcome and your support will be appreciated.