W/E 19th December 2021

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Church News 

 The Church in Drumsna will be open each day from morning until evening for private prayer. Thanks is extended to Father Mark Bennett for Celebrating Mass in Drumsna on Thursday last.  Mass will be celebrated again on this Thursday December 16th at 10am. Altar Society for December Mary Gillooly, Colleen Guckian, Geraldine Duignan. Sunday Mass in St. Mary’s Annaduff at 11am.

Christmas Masses.

The Christmas Masses in Annaduff/Drumsna are as follows:  Drumsna , Thursday December 23rd Mass 10am , Saturday Christmas Day Mass 9.30am .Thursday January 6th 10am. Annaduff :Christmas Eve 9pm. Christmas Day 11am.

Important Church Notice

The Diary for  Priests covering for our P. P. Fr. J. Wall, Annaduff is now in Carrick-on-Shannon for easy access to the priests who are kindly saying our Masses etc.  Those wishing to book Mass, Baptism  or weddings for this area should book through the Parish office St. Mary’s,  Kiltoghert at 071 9620118

Annaduff G.A.A. 50/50

Annaduff G.A.A. is asking you to support our weekly 50/50 draw. You can enter online @annaduffgaa.ie/fifty/  The weekly prize is 50% of the ticket money collected that week. All draws are live at 4pm each Sunday on Annaduff G.A.A. F.B. page Please tick the ‘’plays-Every Week’’ to ensure you are in it to win. Thank you from Annaduff G.A.A.

This week’s Annaduff G.A.A. 50/50 weekly draw was held at the pitch on Sunday last with James Faughnan presiding. Lisa duignan pulled the winning ticket which was no.123 Connie Morrison.  Congratulations to Connie who  won 180 euro. Next Sunday’s  draw is at  4pm.Remember if you are not in you can’t win.

Club Annaduff Draw.

1st prize of 200 euro Joe Cox, 2nd prize of 100 euro Sean Mc Nabola , third prize of 50 euro  each to Michael Cox and Sean Quigley. Second draw results. 1st prize of 200 euro Kieran Murray, 2nd prize of 100 euro Darragh Burke, third prize 50 euro each Sean Duignan and Hugh Moylan. Thank you to all club members for your support and please remember that subscription for 2022 is now due, Please contact any member of the executive to renew.

Sympathy.

Sympathy is extended to Teasie Mc Loughlin Main Street Drumsna, on the unexpected death of her husband Tommy last weekend, also to his daughters Tanya, Tamara and Tamsin, sons-in-law Paul and Paddy ,Tamsin’s partner David, Grand children Aiobhinn ,Thomas and Harvey, brothers Christy and Oliver, sisters Kathleen Monica and Nancy, brothers -in-law, sisters -in-law, nephews ,nieces relatives and a large circle of friends. The late Tommy was interred in Annaduff after his funeral Mass on Friday last.

May his soul rest in peace. Amen.

An appreciation.

Drumsna C.C.E. are deeply saddened by the passing of one of our staunchest members, Tommy Mc Loughlin, The Three Flowers Bar ,Main Street, Drumsna. Tommy followed on the tradition instigated by his late father Thomas James Mc Loughlin ( The Butcher ) who was a founder member of Drumsna Comhalthas. Even though Tommy didn’t play an instrument himself he loved the Irish Traditional music and he instilled a love of it in his daughters and Grandchildren. Together with his wife Teasie they hosted many cultural events including Fleadhs ,wren boys, The Bard Of Breffni and youth sessions. Mc Loughlins was the place where all of our Comhalthas Branch meetings were held and Tommy was always a genial host. The Monday night sessions were legendary and were attended by musicians, singers and dancers from all over the Country as well as the locals. We in Drumsna C.C.E. would like to express our deepest sympathy to Teasie, Tanya ,Tamara and Tamsin and extended family members.

Ar Dheis De go raibh a Anam.

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