ST PATRICKS DAY PARADE: The second annual St. Patricks Day Parade will take place on Sunday next at 3pm .Last year parade was an outstanding success and it is hoped that this years parade will be as good if not better.A good many improvements have been made with live music in the village and a pig being roasted for a barbeque in the park after the parade sponsored by Sean Fitzgerald Butcher.Children can enjoy themselves with the many swings etc in the park.Everyone is open to bring along their float,fancy dress and bands to make for a great evening of celebrations.
Death: Sympathy is extended to the O Dwyer family Ballintubber on the death of their Aunt Hanny O Dwyer.She is deeply mourned by her nephews,nieces,and relatives,neighbours and friends and especially by her many friends at Ballylanders Day Care Centre where she was a regular attender for many years.
Local Housing Needs: Accommodation is available at the Social Housing Ballylanders. Enquiries to the Post Office.
Cards: results from February 27. Jer Leahy and Jim Murphy,Billy Burke and Billy O’Mahoney, Table Prizes: Bridget McGrath and BridieMoloney, Tommy Davern, Jim Fox and Mary Howard,J oan O’Brien and Phil Walsh. Raffle:Bridget McGrath, Paddy Quinlan, Theresa Quinn and Noel Ryan.
Results from March 6: Bridget McGrath and Bridie Moloney, Pauline McGrath and partner, Bridget Fitzgerald and Ann O’Connell, Mike and Diarmud Walsh. Table Prizes: Noel Ryan and John Crilly, Paddy and Peggy Luddy, Batt Hegarty and Francie Fitzgerald, Molly Donegan and Maureen Kenneally, Carmel Quirke and Paschal Noonan, Jim English and Denny Morrissey. Raffle:Mary Hyland, Joan O’Brien, Diarmud Walsh, Peggy McGrath.