W/E 3rd September 2017

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Church News

9.30am Mass on Sunday September 3rd   Reader  Geraldine M. Duignan, Ministers ,Martina  Gill, Colleen Guckian.

Church Collectors for September Eugene Mc Kiver, Niall Daniels , Altar Society Mary Gilhooly , Deidre Flynn.

Social Dancing.

There will be social dancing in Duignan’s Lounge Drumsna on this Friday night September 1st   with music by Tom Moran , and in Fitzpatrick’s Lounge Mohill on Sunday night September 3rd  with dancing to Eugene Cunningham.


Bingo continues in the Centre Drumsna on Thursday night August 31st  at  9pm. Last week’s winners include  Colleen Guckian,Marie Cassidy , Raffle Gerry Rynn, Margaret Charles , Chris Murray . Free  books for Thursday August 31st  Eileen Bourke, Alice Sheils.

Leitrim Sub Aqua Club.

The 11th Annual swim/ paddle race took place from Jamestown to Drumsna on Saturday last.The day was opened with a blessing by Father John Wall, Councillor Sinead Guckian then  introduced Deputy Martin Kenny who sent the swimmers on their way, A great day of fun, music, Barbeque and some serious snorkelling/ swimming took place between Jamestown and Drumsna.58 people completed the course and received their certificates , this was  followed by music with Chris Cronin in Duignans Lounge . The mad duck race was postponed for 2 weeks due to the enormous swell on the river . Thanks to all who took part and who helped out in any way to support the local sub aqua club who do such good work. For further information on the ducks contact Gerry @086 8588328.

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.

Junior Cert Music,

First , second and third year Secondary School students- if you already sing or play music and would be interested in doing a junior cert music theory class with an experienced teacher, which woud prepare you to do the subject for your exam. Call

086 8664639.


Drumsna /Annaduff Foroige are looking for volunteers for the 2017/2018 term , If you would like to help out please contact Catherine at 087 7668705.


Sympathy is extended to Patricia , Frankie and Cian O Loughnan on the death of Patricia’s mother Mrs Lily O. Boy Foxbourough which took place last week. The late Mrs O’Boy,s Funeral Mass was celebrated in The Church of the Immaculate Conception Drumsna by Father Michael O’ Boy, and Fr John Wall P.P. followed by Burial in St, Mary’s Cemetary Annaduff on Wednesday last.

May her soul rest in peace.

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