W/E 26th November 2017

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Church News

There will be Mass and Exposition in Drumsna Church at 7pm on Friday evening November 24th Holy Hour duty Kathleen Reynolds , Helen Cronogue.

9.30am Mass on Sunday November 26th   Reader Michael Gilhooly, Ministers Margaret Collum , Thomas Duignan.

Church Collectors for November , Paddy Guckian, Padraig Dunne, Altar Society Maureen Quigley, Eimear Quigley.

Social Dancing.

There will be social dancing  in Duignan’s Lounge Drumsna on Friday night November 24th  with dancing to Sean Brennan and in Fitzpatrick’s Lounge , Mohill on Sunday night November 26th with dancing to Gerry Keenan.


Bingo continues in the Centre Drumsna on Thursday night November 23rd   at 8.30pm.

Last week’s winners included Gerry O’ Reilly, Liz Hughes, Raffle Rosemary  Casserly,Eileen O’ Brien , Maria Guihan.Free books for next Thursday November 23rd   Ann-Marie Mc Manus, Noel Mc Dermott.

Golden Age Meeting.

There will be a meeting  of  Annaduff/ Drumsna Golden Age  on Wednesday next November  29th  at 11am in the Community Centre Drumsna. Our Parochial Christmas Party takes place on Sunday December 3rd  in the Bush Hotel Carrick-on-Shannon, with 4 course meal festive fun and music by Jimmy Lennon.Take this as your invite to enjoy a nice day out with good food ,good music, golden Age talent, and good company with plenty of spot prizes on the day.

Heart Testing.

Heart testing at The Nature Trail Health Shop in Mohill on Saturday November 25th. This non evasive test could save your life. Trained technician in Store. Cost of test 25  Euro. Booking essential. Contact 087 9766738 or 071 9631818.


Introduction  to woodwork on the 20th, 27th 28th, of November and the 4th of December 2017  from 10am until 3pm.. Please call 071 96 41577 to book a place. This course is funded by MSLETB.

N.W. Hospice.

We need volunteers for our Charity Shop in the Market Yard , Carrick-on-Shannon. If you have a few hours to spare please contact our office at 071 91 70523 for details.


Sympathy is extended to Peggy and Billy Beirne , Derrywillow, on the recent death of Peggy’s sister  Sadie Duke, Birdhill Co. Tipperary.

Sympathy is also extended to The Boland family Kilmore, Cavan ,Australia and U.S.A on the death of Willie Boland Moyglass and late of Derrywillow. Willie who was in his 93rd year was brought back to St Mary’s Curch Annaduff where he was Christened ,received his first Communion and confirmation  and where he was laid to rest with his wife Sheila on Friday last. Willie is survived by His Sons Jim and Sean, Daughters Una , Catherine, Moira and Margaret, his sister , Sister Catherine, Grandchildren  and Great grand children, nieces , nephews ,relatives and friends.

May their souls rest in [peace. Amen.




G.A.A. / Parish Lotto.

There was no winner of the G.A.A./ Parish Lotto held in Duignan’s Drumsna on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 5 ; 6 ;17; 24. The winner of the 50 Euro prize was James Faughnan.The winners of the lucky dip are as follows  Sean Quigley, Mary Cox, Eva Cronin, ?. the next draw will be in Cox’s Steak House Dromod with a jackpot of £3,100 Euro.

Draft Register of Electors.

The draft register of Electors for Co. Leitrim for 2018/1 9 has been published and is available for inspection at Leitrim Co. Council Offices, Garda Stations, Libraries and Post Offices. You can also check on line at wwwchecktheregister.ie and submit any corrections/additions by November 25th. For further info contact 071 9620005 or customerservices@leitrimcoco.ie


Santa Claus is making his yearly l visit to Duignan’s Drumsna on Saturday December 9th at 2pm.

Please register your child in Duignans beforehand. More details next week.

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