W/E 5th February 2017

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Church News.

There will be First Friday Mass in Drumsna on Friday February 3rd followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. Holy hour Duty Ella Gannon .
9.30am Mass on Sunday February 3rd Reader Pat Reid, Ministers Niall Daniels , Pat Reid.

Church Collectors for February Micheal O’ Dowd , John Mc Nulty.  Altar Society Patricia Farrell, Fiona Higgins.

Catechist and Permanent Deacons.

For information on the Ministry of Parish Catechists is available from Fr. Nigel Charles at 043 6685847 or nigelcharles2003@yahoo.co.uk  and information on the Order of Deacons is available from Fr. Aiden Ryan at 090 6430124 0r aidenfryan@eircom.com


A pilgrimage to Medjugorje will be led by Fr. Hugh Connaughton spiritual director, and group leader Hubert Mc Hugh n June 7th 2017. 7 nights half board in penson Ivan Vasilf, 699 Euro p.p. inclusive of travel insurance. Early booking offers 100 Euro off if paid in full by December 9th. Flights ex Knock Airport. Including transfers to Medjugorje. For more info contact H. Mc Hugh at 087 2201879 or Fr V. Connaughton at 087 956366

Social Dancing.

There will be social dancing  in Duignans on Friday night Feb 3rd with music by Jambalaya and in Fitzpatrick’s Mohill on Sunday night February 5th  with music also by Jambalya.

Maggies 101st Birthday.

The villages oldest resident Maggie Reilly will be 101 this week  and there will be a party in Duignan’s Lounge on Friday night February 3rd to celebrate this great occasion. Music is by Jambalya and everyone is welcome to come along and celebrate. Maggie is in great form thank God and looking forward to singing a bar or two and to dancing the night away. Please take this as your invite and help this great lady have a memorable night or send her a card if you are unable to come.
Sliabh an Iarann Players.

The Mohill based Sliabh an Iarann players under the direction of Frank Cadam will once again take to the stage in 2017 with more top class drama. We would like to invite anyone interested in being part of a successful Drama group or anyone interested in learning a craft, how to act ,design sets, lighting sound and everything else that goes into staging a  successful production to join us for the coming year.

Drama helps build your confidence and gives you the chance to meet some great people. Our aim is to provide top class drama combined with good fun for everyone involved. There is a part for everyone regardless of age. If you are interested in joining please phone 086 1723178 or email, sliabhaniarannplayers@gmail.com


Bingo continues in the Centre Drumsna on Thursday night February 2nd at 8.30pm. Winners from Thursday January 26th are Noel Reynolds , Rosemary Mc Dermott, Raffle Ann Marie Mc Manus, Helen Cullen, Anna mc Govern. Free books Sharon Mc Tiernan, Michael Mahon.




Sympathy is extended to  Mrs Peggy Reilly and family on the death of Bernard Reilly Husband, father and grandfather who was interred in Mohill on Saturday last.

Sympathy is also extended to Mona and Paddy Foley and family , Dangan on the death of Mona’s sister Mrs May Sirle ,Carrick-on-Shannon.

Sympathy is extended to the sisters, relatives and friends of the late Mrs Rose Notley Antfield, who was interred  in St. Ann’s Annaduff on Sunday last.

May their souls rest in peace.Amen.

Aughawillan Drama Troupe.

The Aughawillan Drama Troupe are presenting the sinfully hilarious play ‘’ Drinking
Habits’’ by Award winning playwright Tom Smith . This comedy will be performed for your entertainment on the 9,10, 11th, and 12th of February in Aughawillan Hall at 8.30pm sharp.

Heart testing.

B pro heart testing at the Nature Trail , Mohill on this Saturday Feb 4th. This non evasive test could save your life. Trained technician in store. Cost of test 25Euro Booking essential, please contact 087 9766738 or 071 96 31818 for appointment.

G.A.A./ Parish lotto.

Congratulations to Pauline Reynolds of Lisnagot , Carrick-on-Shannon who won the

G.A.A./ Parish Lotto in The Brandywell on Sunday night last , the numbers drawn were 4 ;10 15; 20.  Well done to Pauline who won £3,400 Euro. The new jackpot draw of 1,000 Euro takes place in Mc Loughlin’s Drumsna on Sunday Feb 12th.

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