Kiltubrid Community News



Congratulations to the following children who made their Confirmation on Monday, April 15th in Kiltubrid Church: Gary Beirne, Ruairi Browne, Chantelle Gilmartin, Emma Heeran, James Judge, Chloe McGovern, Diarmuid McKiernan, Issabella McKeown, Sean McNabola, Christopher O’Reilly, Megan O’Rourke, Aine Prior, James Tighe, Yahnna Woods, Michelle Duignan, Daniel Flynn, Kellyann Halstead, Sarah Moran, Aidan McCormack, Saoirse McGovern, Caoimhe O’Connor, Sophe O’Hagan, Laura Redican, Lauren Tivnan, Peter Winters. The parish choir on Confirmation Day in Kiltubrid were a credit to themselves and their trainers. Everyone enjoyed their performance very much.

Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lorudes

The 2013 Ardagh and Clonmacnois Pilgrimage to Lourdes 2013 takes place from May 27 to June 1st. The all inclusive price for 5 nights is E699. Places are available by contacting Joe Walsh Tours, 143 Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2. Tel 01-2410811. The Pilgrimage Director is Rt Rev Monsignor Bernard Noone P.P, Moate, Co. Westmeath. Tel 090-64-81180. Director Special Section for the Sick is V Rev Michael Scanlon P.P, Cloghan, Co. Offaly. Tel 090-64-57122.

Pro-Life Campaign

Postcards to TDs and Senators are available in the Parish Churches and we ask those who are opposed to the introduction of abortion in Ireland to please take a card and send it to their local TDs and Senators at Leinster House. To ensure abortion is not legalised in Ireland, every pro-life person needs to speak up for life - now more than ever.

Community Games

Community games for the surrounding area will take place in Kiltubrid GAA Park on Friday April 26th next at 6pm. More details will be sent out through the schools during the week.


Congratulations to Caitriona and Aidan Faughnan, Drumsna on the birth of their baby boy, Robert Patrick, a brother for Kevin and Emmet.

Table quiz!

Get your teams organised for the Table Quiz on Friday, 3rd May at 9 pm in McKeon’s, Keshcarrigan. Questions to suit all ages and interests. All proceeds going towards the new Astro playing pitch which is now open for business.