Parish Notes - Newtowncashel - Co. Longford

Go to content

Main menu

Parish Notes



The local Newtowncashel Drama Group prepare for a busy few weeks as,firstly,the ever popular Beezneez Theatre Company,come to The Hill with their production,Turning Mammy,on Saturday the 18th of November at 9 pm .This play,described as 'a comedy with some serious bits' is written by John Mc Dwyer, who wrote An Ordinary Man,which was staged in Cashel earlier in the year. Please do come along ,for what promises to be a great night's entertainment.
Then in early December,our own Group, stage ,John B Keane's ..'Moll'..
Further details later.

Bog Lane Theatre Ballymahon
Bog Lane Theatre Ballymahon 2017 One Act Drama Festival takes place from Friday November 17th to Sunday November 19th .
Friday and Saturday night’s performance starts at 8:15 pm sharp with Sundays performance starting at the earlier time of 7:15 pm.
A programme of top quality drama is on the cards with productions from companies across the region.
The adjudicator for this year’s One Act Festival in the Bog Lane is Chrissie Poulter. Admission is €12  Concessions €10. For booking telephone Breege at 09064 32230

Lanesboro/Ballyleague Badminton Club are looking for people who would love to try badminton or rekindle their love of it. We are holding open nights every Tuesday night at 9:30pm in St Mary Hall in Lanesboro for the month of November. Rackets will be provided so just come along and have a go and see what it's all about. The club are also holding their annual Table Quiz on Saturday the 18th of November in Clarke's Bar in Lanesboro, so grab a team and join us

Cashel Defibrillator Group,will commence training in the coming weeks.We invite you all to avail of the opportunity to train in CPR and the use of the Defibrillator. Please contact Geraldine at 086 8566608,if you are interested in training.

Beginner art classes with tutor Frances Kelleher commencing Tuesday morning 17th October 10.30 to 12.30. Venue Ballymahon tba. Please bring along sketch pad, notebook, pencils and soft eraser.
Improver classes, Ballymahon Art Club, continue each Tues evening 7 - 9 at Betty Fox's Main St. All welcome for each session.
Contact Frances or 087 9913651.

Newtowncashel Tae Kwon Do Club every Friday night in The Hill. Qualified Master Instructor.- 8th Dan Black Belt.  Classes,Children 7-8 pm / Adults 8/9 pm.

Macra are looking for young people to join a new Macra club. Macra is a non profit organisation for young people 17-35,it has 6 key activities such as Agriculture,Sports,Performing Arts,Travel,Public Speaking and Community Involvoment. You dont need to be a farmer to join.
Contact can be made by contacting Diarmaid on 086 8612750 or by contacting the Longford Macra na Feirme facebook page.

Free House Insulation service available. Check out the poster for eligibility criteria. Contact Terence on 086 3192721 for more information.

The Longford VTOS programme is now recruiting. It offers full time business and computer training free of charge.
To qualify you must be over 21 and in receipt of a social welfare payment.
If you are interested contact Maeve Madden,VTOS Co-ordinator at 087 2050589.

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

Back to content | Back to main menu