Notes 17/09/2012 - Newtowncashel - Co. Longford

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CELEBRITY BAINISTEOIR SEMI-FINAL.
We wish the Cashel Intermediate Team and their Celebrity Bainisteoir, Roz Purcell, all the best in the Semi- Final of the popular R.T.E series as they take on Naomh Brid from Ballintra, Co.Donegal this Wednesday evening (Pippa o connor and Brian Ormond) under floodlights, at Páirc Naomh Ciaráin at 8.30 p.m.
Admission is free and a huge turnout of supporters is anticipated for this unique spectacle.

CELEBRITY BAINISTEOIR TABLE QUIZ
The Cashel G.A.A.  Celebrity Bainisteoir Table Quiz which was held in the Peer Inn Lisnacusha,last Friday night was a great success and thanks to all who attended.

CASHEL GAA LOTTO
Cashel GAA’s Lotto still stands at €10,000.  There are weekly, monthly and yearly options to play your numbers.  You’ve got to be in it to win it.  Don’t forget to play your numbers every week.

“BY THE WAY”
A new book on public art in Ireland called “By the Way” by Ann Lane has been published by Wordwell Ltd.  It includes nine sculptures in Newtowncashel, in addition to a sculpture in Ardagh, four in Longford Town and one in Granard.  The book is widely available.

SUICIDE OR SURVIVE(S.O.S.)
Newtowncashel I.C.A. host a coffee morning in 'The Hill' on Friday the 28th Sptember from 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. in aid of suicide awareness.Your support will help challenge the stigma attached to mental illness.

BOARD OF MANAGEMENT
The School Board of Management meets in the School on this Thursday the 20th of September at 8.30 p.m.

CONGRATULATIONS
Congratulations to Sister Mary Patricia Whitlow, Derrynagran,and Blessed Sacrament Sisters,West Sussex ,who celebrated the Golden Jubilee of her Religious Profession on the 10th of September;1962 to 2012.

TIDY TOWNS
Well done to the local Tidy Towns group who through their efforts,secured 305 marks,four more than last year in the Annual Tidy Towns Awards last weekend.By doing so,we also retained our Silver Medal. Also, well done to Derryhaun,who continue to progress with a score of 222 marks. Finally,a huge congratulations to Abbeyshrule on becoming the Overall National Winner for 2012.Well done to all concerned.

Coffee Day
The annual Hospice Coffee Day will be held in 'The Hill' on this Thursday the 20th of September from 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.The organisers would appreciate the customary support and generosity.

NEWTOWNCASHEL TODDLER GROUP
Newtowncashel Toddler Group meets in "The Hill" every Tuesday morning from 9.45am – 12.00 noon.  All welcome!  See you there!

G.A.A
Well done to the Cashel Intermediate Football team who beat Carrickedmond,last weekend in the County Semi-Final replay with a scoreline of 2-9 to 0-5.
We now play Granard in the County Final on Sunday,September the 30th..

BLOOD TRANSFUSION SERVICE
The Irish Blood Transfusion Service mobile unit visits The Longford Arms Hotel on Tuesday the 18th,Wednesday the 19th and Thursday the 20th of September from 4.30 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.

NEW ARRIVAL
Congratulations to both James and Linda Flynn on the birth of their baby girl recently.

CONGRATULATIONS
Congratulations to both Laura Hagan and Mark Herity, Derrydarragh, who were engaged recently.

NEWTOWNCASHEL PARISH WEBSITE
The Newtowncashel Parish Website and Newtowncashel Facebook page are up and running ,with lots of news information and photos about all things concerning Newtowncashel.Please do log on to them, to keep updated with news about the parish,as it happens, www.newtowncashel.ie

ALZHEIMER SOCIETY
The Longford Branch of the Alzheimer Society of Ireland would like to announce that our Church Gate Collection will be held on Saturday  the 22nd and Sunday the 23rd of September throughout the county.  The money raised will greatly contribute to our continued services in the area.  These include a home care service, a respite service, a transport service and a day care facility.  All of these services are dedicated to respecting the rights of people with Alzheimer's Disease, and supporting their carers.  Please give generously. On behalf of ourselves, and those who cannot remember, thank you.

ENROLMENT MASS
The Enrolment Mass for First Confession and First Holy Communion will be celebrated on Sunday the 14th of October at 10.30 a.m. Mass.

STATION MASSES
The Autumn Station Masses will be celebrated from the 4th to the 31st of October.  Householders who are to host the Station Masses, may arrange dates when convenient if they have not already done so.

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