Yes we can: The next collection for our aluminium fund raiser takes place on Saturday, 23rd June 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: Aodh Ruadh Juvenile Hurling Committee are holding their annual cash for clothes collection for the month of June, any unwanted clothes, shoes, handbags, belts, bed linen and the like are more than welcome. Anyone with any items to donate to this fundraiser are asked to contact Tara Keenaghan 086-3331903, Fionnuala Gillespie 087-6668634 or John Rooney 086-2587793.
Ballyshannon 400 launch: As part of our Ballyshannon 400 celebrations, Ballyshannon Town Council together with Backing Ballyshannon have launched a promotional DVD and YouTube channel BallyshannonTV. This 26 minute piece hopes to give the viewer a snapshot into life in Ballyshannon, shorter chapters are also available on line including one on Sporting Traditions. Please take a look and share with family and friends - especially those abroad. The Ballyshannon 400 Gathering week takes place from the 5th to the 11th August with a host of events planned.
Thanks for the support: Dearbhla Gallagher and family would like to thank everyone who attended their coffee morning and HB Ice Cream Funday in the Breesy Centre, Cashelard last Sunday, June 9th. The event raised €1,130 for Down Syndrome Ireland.
Lotto: There was no winner of the €4,200 Aodh Ruadh Lotto jackpot last Sunday. The numbers drawn were 1, 6, 9, 10, 12 and 14. In the lucky dip €20 each went to: John Hughes, Cornhill; Colin Reynolds, Assaroe View; B Loughlin, Rathmore; Owen Roe O’Neill, East Port. Next draw is in Pat’s Bar on Monday at 8.30pm. The jackpot is €4,300 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: Juvenile hurlers. The lotto team for Kernan’s Spar this Saturday is: Peter Gallagher’s team.