W/E 27th August 2017

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Church News.

There will be Mass in Drumsna on this Friday evening August 25th at 7pm.

9.30am Mass on Sunday August  27th   Reader  Laura Flanagan, Ministers , Mary Gilholly, Bernie Daniels.

Church Collectors for August Sonny Moran, William Guckian , Altar Society Patricia O Boy, Elsie Taylor.

Lough Derg.

Annaduff  I.C.A. Annual Day Retreat takes place on Sunday August 27, leaving Drumsna church at 7am sharp, via  Annaduff Car park, Mohill, Gorvagh and Ballinamore. There is a deposit of 30 Euro. Contact Maura @ 96 24540 or any guild member.

Social Dancing.

There will be social dancing in Duignan’s Lounge Drumsna on this Friday night August 25th   with music by Sean Brennan , and in Fitzpatrick’s Lounge Mohill on Sunday night August 27th  with dancing to Gerry Keenan.


Bingo continues in the Centre Drumsna on Thursday night August 25th  at  9pm. Last week’s winners include  Margaret Gannon, Sharon Mc Tiernan,,   Raffle Margaret Butler, John Fitzgerald, Dympna Butler . Free  books for Thursday August 24th   Paula Casey, Emmet. O’ Rourke.

Leitrim Sub Aqua Club.

The 11th Annual swim/ paddle race takes place from Jamestown to Drumsna on next Saturday 26th of August. This is a great day of fun, music, Duck race and a monster Barbeque at the Quay in Drumsna followed by music with Chris Cronin in Duignans Lounge at 6pm with a raffle t 9.30pm yielding over fifty prizes. You can register early by leaving a message with Gerry or register  on the day. Registration from 12 noon and Blessing at 2pm. at the quay in Drumsna before heading over to the slipway at Jamestown. Be sure and put the date in your diary even if you don’t compete just come along and soak up the atmosphere.The mad duck race takes place at Drumsna bridge  and ducks are selling fast @ just 5Euro per duck.  See you there. Please support your local sub aqua club who do such good work. For further information contact Gerry @086 8588328.


Congratulations are extended to the Carrick/Annaduff Leitrim U 10s who were victorious in the all Ireland football finals at the Community games last weekend. Led by Drumsna’s Peter Moran the team are to be complimented on bringing All Ireland glory to the area. Congratulations also to Edwina’s Sean nos teams who won Gold and silver in the Community games. I do not have all the names to hand but I know there are quite a number of Drumsna children involved. Hopefully next week I will have more details.

Ireland’s Biggest Coffee Morning.

Will you join in with Ireland’s biggest coffee morning and help raise funds for North West Hospice . It takes place on Thursday the 12th of September and all funds raised locally stay locally, so all proceeds from Coffee morning held in Sligo, Leitrim, South Donegal and West Cavan all go directly to North West Hospice. If you would like to organise a coffee morningpleaser call 071 9170523 or email us at infinorthwesthospice or simply go to a coffee morning near you.

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