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Naomh Conaill Notes 26th April 2011

The seniors had a busy but successful weekend with victories away to Glenswilly 2-7 to 0-7 on Good Friday and Gweedore 2-12 to 1-12 at home on Monday. The reserves played Gweedore on Monday as well and won 0-10 to 1-6.

Beidh an foireann sinsir ag imirt i gComortas Peil na Gaeltachta an de Domhnaigh seo chugainn.  Beidh siad ag imirt in aghaidh Cloich Cheann Fhaola ar an Domhnach ag 5.30i.n.  Má eirionn leo sa chluiche sinn beidh siad ins an cluiche ceannais an lá ina dhiadh De Luain ag 3.30in.

Ar an Domhnach ag 8.00in beidh foireann ag glacadh pairt i Tráth na gCeist faoi réir Seamus Mac Giollabhuí agus beidh Fionna ní Luaigh as Baile na Finne ag glacadh páirt i gComortas an Cailín Gaelach ar son an chlub. Guimid adh mhór orthu uilig.

Congratulations to Jim and the Donegal team especially Anthony, Marty, Dermott, Eoin, Dara and Leo on beating Laois in the Div 2 final in Croke Park last Sunday.

The minors are at home to St Nauls this Friday at 6.30pm

The U16s were beat by Na Rossa last Monday evening and they are away to Naomh Columba next Monday at 6.30pm. The U14s won the Feile blitz which we hosted last Saturday beating Na Rossa and Naomh Mhuire. They now go on the Regional final which is due to be played this Saturday in Donegal Town at 11am. The U12s are away to Bundoran this Thursday at 6.30pm in the Go Games competition.

The U12 girls team are going to Cookstown this Saturday in a U12 Ulster Development Blitz. The U14 girls are in the final U14 Feile after winning their group last week. They play St Eunans in the final this week. The venue and date has yet to be fixed. The senior ladies beat Naomh Columba in the Gaeltacht last Friday. They now play Ardara in the Gaetacht final this Monday.

There was no winner of last weeks lotto. The numbers drawn were 4,8,10,23. Two prizes of 50 Euro went to Damian Craig and Mary Mc Devitt Ard Patrick. The jackpot this week is 6,300 Euro.

Take Your Pick takes place every Saturday night in Keeneys and this weeks jackpot is 900 Euro.

Glenties Notes 11th March 2011

The Late Pat Mc Hugh
The death took place at his home on Thursday 17th February 2011 of Pat Mc Hugh, Straoughter, Glenties. His remains were brought to St. Connell’s Church, Glenties on Saturday afternoon. Fr. Pat Prendergast celebrated Requiem Mass at 1.00 p.m. Family members did the Readings, Prayers of the Faithful and brought the Gifts to the Altar. Music and singing was also by family members. Burial took place in the New Graveyard. Pat is survived by his wife, Georgina, sons, John and Joseph, mother, Mary, brothers, John and James, sisters, Margaret, Carmel, Rosemary, Mena and Bridie, grandchildren, in-laws, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends to whom sincere sympathy is extended.

Sympathy
Sincere sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Sean Boyle, Ard Patrick, Glenties who died on Tuesday 1st March 2011.

Sincere sympathy is extended to Mary Kate Byrne and family, Glen Road, Glenties on the death last week of Mary Kate’s brother Jimmy Campbell (formerly Altar, Glenties) in Scotland; also to all his relatives and friends.

Sincere sympathy is extended to John Ward, Meenavale, Glenties on the death on Saturday 5th March 2011 of his sister, Margaret Mc Shane, Boultypatrick; also to all the relatives and friends.

Congratulations
Congratulations to Thomas Melly, son of Martin and Noreen Melly, Letterilly, Glenties, who graduated with B.Sc. First Class Honours in Quantity Surveying from Limerick Institute of Technology. Thomas also received the Davis Langdon Award for excellence and the Bruce Shaw Partnership Award for excellence in the final year. He is a past pupil of Kilkenny N.S. St. Columba’s Comprehensive School. Glenties and Letterkenny I.T. He is currently working in Sligo with J.J.Rhatigan & Co.

New arrivals
Congratulations to Yvonne and Jim Mc Guinness, Creeslough on the birth recently of their third child, a baby brother (Jimmy) for Toni Marie and Mark Anthony. Jim is a son of Jim and Maureen Mc Guinness, Ard Patrick, Glenties.

Congratulations to Éilis and James Mc Dermott, Lucan, Dublin on the birth of their first child, a baby boy (Donal). James is a son of Danny and Mary Mc Dermott, Meenagrubby, Glenties. Congratulations to Sheila and Colm Harold, Glenswilly, on the birth of their second child, a little sister for Tanya. Sheila is a daughter of Danny and Mary Mc Dermott, Meenagrubby, Glenties.

Congratulations to Mary Lou and Michael Furey, Strasallagh, Glenties on the birth of their first child, a baby girl (Katie).

Bingo
Winners at the Bingo on Tuesday 1st March in the Community Centre, Glenties were – Nora Mc Hugh won the Jackpot of € 400. Bridie Gallagher, Killybegs, Sarah Long, Peter Sweeney, Philomena Mc Callig, Michelle Byrne, Mary Furey and O’Hara, Killybegs won € 100 each. Margaret Hanlon, Leitirmacaward, Martin Mc Taggart, Patrick Browne, Maura Kilbane, Faye Moore, Paddy Boyle, Breda Brett, Dungarvan, Ann Mc Hugh, Bridie Gallagher, Killybegs, Angela Lowther, Kathleen Griffin and Kay Mc Geehan won € 50 each. Anne Kennedy, Mary Mc Gettigan, Christine Mc Cool, Hugo Mc Dyre, Patricia Molloy and Hugo Mc Dyre won € 25 each.

Collection
The Church Gate Collection taken up recently for The Alzheimer Society amounted to € 833.00. Thank you to all those who donated so generously.

X-Factor
DVDs are now on sale in Mc Glinchey’s Mace following the recent successful X-Factor night in Paddy’s Bar. Proceeds go to the Donegal Hospice with a donation going to the local Mountain Rescue Service and Playgroup. Price is € 12.

Dance Classes
Classes in Jiving, Fox Trot, Quick Step and Waltz have started in the Highlands Hotel, Glenties, on Monday nights from 8.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m. Teacher: Seamus Melvin, Mayo.

October Lunchtime Workshop “Credit Management / Debt Collection”

Killybegs and District Chamber of Commerce Ltd.
St. Catherine’s Road, Killybegs, Co.Donegal
Tel: 074-9741692 email: info@killybegsdistrcitchamber.com

October Lunchtime Workshop

“Credit Management / Debt Collection”

Presented by
Jim Glackin
The Glackin Business Institute, Letterkenny

Date: Wednesday 20th. October 2010
Time: 1pm
Venue: Bayview Hotel, Killybegs, Co.Donegal
Admission Free

Topics for Discussion

  • Credit Policy
  • Credit Control / Management
  • Debt Collection Proceedures
  • The Legal Process re Debt Collection
  • Question & Answer session

The Glackin Business Institute provides Financial & Business Advise to the Small & Medium Business Sector. They also provide Training and Mentoring Services in relation to New Business Set Ups, Cash Flow Management, Debt Control and all Banking related issues. They carry out a Financial review for both Business and Personal clients and Business Plans for new or existing business ventures. They have been in business for 21 years.