18-04-2016 - Newtowncashel - Co. Longford

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Newtowncashel playground committee hold a  fundraiser on Sunday 1st May at 2.30pm with tug of war, BBQ, family fun day and music by Andy Feery in The Local that evening! We are nearing the final stages of our community playground so this is the final push to having a beautiful facility on our doorstep! Your support would be greatly appreciated!

We extend congratulations to both Maureen Costello and Adrian Sheehy who were married last Saturday the 16th of April.We wish the couple many years of Health and Happiness.

We extend congratulations to both Patricia and Darren Egan,and their son Callum,who was baptized in the Church of the Blessed Virgin Newtowncashel,last Saturday the 16th of April..

The death occurred of Peter Carberry,No 1 Derryhaun,on Thursday the 14th of April last. Pete was a renowned Uileann piper,and his love of all things Irish was very strong. He was a true gentleman,who had a kind word for all those who knew him.His passing will leave a great void in the lives of all those who knew him.To his and all his family and friends we extend our deepest sympathy.Removal took place on , Saturday,the 16th of April, to the Church of the Blessed Virgin, Newtown Cashel with  Funeral Mass at 10am. Burial was afterwards in Clonbonny Cemetery,Lanesboro.May his Soul Rest in peace.

Fashion show in The Standing Stone hotel, Ballinamore, on Friday, 22nd April at 8.30pm.
Fantastic variety of suppliers include Fashionista, Gerard Anthony, Ruche, Purple Orange, Carrie Bradshaw shoes, Jennifer Wrynne Hats. Raffle and entertainment by McCartin School of IRISH Dancing. Proceeds to Aughawillan GAA club. Tickets €10.
Come along for a great nights entertainment.

The Walking Group continues on Saturday mornings leaving The Hill at
10.00 a.m. All are welcome.

Good2Talk is a non profit organisation with charitable status. We offer counselling and psychotherapy to individuals, families, couples and teenagers on a contribution basis. No more than €25, regardless of you income, you can access an effective professional counsellor within 72 hours of contacting our service. We help clients overcome low mood, panic, worry, depression, low self esteem, addiction, bereavement, anger and trauma.
We are located on 2 Keons Terrace, Longford and our contact number is 043 3347477

Cairde Beag enrolment is now open for September 2016 and with the introduction of the second free preschool year, meaning a child can avail of free preschool from the age of 3 years, places are very limited.  If your child was born between 1st January 2012 and 31st August 2013 then your child is eligible for free preschool in September.  I have 2 spaces left so if you or someone that you know has a child who is eligible but has not already booked them in then please contact me as soon as possible on 0863175753.

Combo fitness classes  (A mix of cardiovascular to music /pilates)
Every Monday at Kellihers dance studio Main street longford  7.30
Tuesday  Cooney's Hotel Ballymahon 7.30
Wednesday (morning) Kellihers longford 11am.
Wednesday moydow 7.30
Thursday strokestown.percy french 7.30 pilates

First Holy Communion will be celebrated on Sunday May the 8th at 12.00 noon.

If anyone wishes to go on the annual pilgrimage to Lourdes ,please contact Elizabeth Clyne at 043 33 25165.

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