Gortletteragh Community News

Mohill Bluegrass Festival

Mohill Bluegrass Festival

Mohill Bluegrass Festival are proud to present the Down & Out Bluegrass Band at J’s Hotel on 30th March. (That’s Easter Bank Holiday). We are also holding the draw for €300 Easter Hamper and a television (€2 to enter). The show kicks off at 9 pm. We’re all looking forward to seeing you all there!

Gortletteragh GAA Minor Club

We would like to thank all who supported our fundraising quiz last Friday night. Thank you to Lorna Heslin for presenting the quiz and to her assistants Peter Quinn and Mickey Dorrigan for their work on the night. We thank Longford Electrical, Gannon’s Mohill, Gavin Mitchell Meats and Josie Dorrigan for donating spotprizes on the night and all those who made sandwiches. We extend a huge thank you to Jimmy & Kathleen Fox for the use of their premises on the night and also for their generous donation to the club.

Church gate collections

The recent church gate collection in aid of Self Help Africa realised a total of €315. Your support is greatly appreciated. The annual church gate collection in aid of Multiple Sclerosis will be taken up at at all Masses this weekend.

Recent wedding

Congratulations to Pat McNally, Cattan and Liz Teague, Longford, on the occasion of their wedding on Saturday last at St. Mary’s Church, Gortletteragh. A reception was held afterwards at the Rugby Club in Longford. We wish Pat and Liz many years of health and happiness.

Holy Week

Holy Thursday: Mass of the Lasts Supper with washing of feet and renewal of commitment for Eucharistic Ministers at 8pm in Gortletteragh Church. Good Friday: Passion of Our Lord with Holy Communion in Gortletteragh Church at 3pm, Stations of the Cross in Cornageeha Church at 8pm. Holy Saturday Night Vigil Mass in Gortletteragh Church at 9pm. There will be no Saturday evening Mass in Cornageeha.