Recent birth: Congratulations to Sandra Guckian and partner Jason Rehill, Annaghkennta on the recent birth of their son Jimmy Ray.
Cake Sale: Bring a few extra bob with you to mass on Sunday next at Gowel Church as the St Mary’s Under 16 girls are fundraising to fund a trip to Dublin to take part in a tournament in UCD, Dublin which involves teams from England, Ireland and America.Support would be greatly appreciated.
Dawn Run Early next Saturday: Not sure of all the details. It’s in aid of the Leitrim Ladies football team. Race starts at 6 o’clock in the morning from Pairc Naomh Muire beside the Aldi Store. Registration can be done online or from 5 o’clock that morning. 10K run or walk and entry fee is €10. Very nice if you like to see the sun rising.
Dancing at the crossroads: Edwina Guckian is organising a midsummer night dance on Sunday, 23rd June starting at 8.30 pm on bonfire night at Effernagh beside McLoughlin’s pub. Plenty of local artists who may be out to celebrate Leitrim’s win earlier that day. Sorry Lorcan. Will be something different.
Under 10 Connacht title: Well done to the boys and girls from the area who won a Connacht title in the under 10 mixed in the Community Games final last Saturday. Next stop Athlone and the All Ireland finals.