Recreational football: Recreational Gaelic football gets under way this Saturday when the first game gets under way at the park. Players are asked to be at the park for 6.30pm for a 7pm throw-in with the emphasis very much on the craic. Peter McKenna and Alan Sweeny are organisers for this initiative and if you want assigned to a team for Saturday night, just text or call Peter (0879755466) or Alan (0868052816).
Yes we can: The next collection for our aluminium fundraiser takes place on Saturday, 13th July from 12 noon to 1pm. All other scrap metal is welcome at this session. For any information in relation to this campaign please contact John Rooney 086-2587793 or Kieran Drummond 086-2368295.
Annual Cash for Clothes Collection: There has been a very good response to the Aodh Ruadh Juvenile Hurling Committee collection and they have extended the closing date to Monday, 8th July, so you’ve another few days to get rid of any unwanted clothes, shoes, handbags you might have lying about the house. For any information contact Tara Keenaghan 086-3331903, Fionnuala Gillespie 087-6668634 or John Rooney 086-2587793.
A summer of dancing: Sunday night dancing for July and August. Starting this Sunday, 7th July at 9pm in Dorrian’s Imperial Hotel, Ballyshannon. Music by the Assaroe Céilí Band. Admission is €5 and supper is served.
Aodh Ruadh Lotto: There was no winner of the €4,500 Aodh Ruadh Lotto jackpot last Monday. The numbers drawn were 2, 5, 11, 12, 14 and 15. In the lucky dip €20 each went to: Kathleen Gallagher, Erne Street; Clare Carron, Lawne Park; Kathleen Maguire, Chapel Street; Ita Travers, c/o Clipper’s Barbers; and Peg Boyle, The Rock. Next draw is in Dicey Reilly’s on Sunday at 8.30pm. The jackpot is €4,600 so get out there and buy your ticket; if you’re not in, you can’t win! The lotto team for McCosker’s Centra this Saturday is: LADIES. The lotto team for Kernan’s Spar this Saturday is: PETER GALLAGHER’S TEAM.