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Glenties Notes 31st August 2012

Gallagher / Mc Cann Wedding:
Carol Gallagher and Brendan Mc Cann were married in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties on Saturday 11th August 2012. Fr. Pat Prendergast officiated and celebrated Nuptial Mass. Carol is a daughter of Phil and Nora Gallagher, Buncrubog, Glenties and Brendan is a son of Patricia and the late Sean Mc Cann, Colooney, Co. Sligo. Her father gave the bride away and her sisters, Mary Byrne and Noreen Gallagher and her niece, Laura Gallagher attended her. David Timlin was bestman and Brendan Mahon and Niall Hunt were groomsmen, all friends of the groom. Grace O’ Farrell was Flowergirl and Shane Byrne was Pageboy. Readings were by Sinéad O’Farrell, sister of the groom and Margaret Mc Devitt, sister of the bride. Philip Gallagher, Emily Napfle, Paul Quinn, Patricia O’Connell and Michael Mc Devitt read Prayers of the Faithful. Nora Gallagher and Patricia Mc Cann, mothers of the bride and groom brought the Gifts to the Altar. Music and singing was by Pat and John F. O’ Donnell and Síobhan Browne. The reception was held in Jackson’s Hotel, Ballybofey and the honeymoon was spent in Bali and Singapore.

The Late Mary Byrne:
The death took place in Letterkenny Hospital on Saturday 11th August 2012 of Mary Byrne, Maas, Glenties. Her Remains were brought to St. Connell’s Church, Glenties on Monday evening. Fr. Pat Prendergast celebrated Requiem Mass on Tuesday morning. Family members did the Readings, Prayers of the Faithful, singing and brought the Gifts to the Altar. Burial took place in the New Graveyard. Mary is survived by four brothers, Packie, Manus, Leo and Jamsie and one sister, Nora, other relatives and friends to whom sincere sympathy is extended. Five brothers, Josie, Charlie, John, Michael and Danny and one sister, Annie predeceased her.

The Late Richard Hanlon:
The death took place in Letterkenny Hospital on Tuesday 7th August 2012 of Richard Hanlon, Tullyard, Glenties. Born on the 9th July 1924 Richard was the youngest member of the family of Thomas and Rebecca Hanlon, Tullyard. He was predeceased by five brothers, Robert James (Sonny) Tom, Charles, Alec and William and two sisters, Katherine Elliott and Isobel Boyd. Richard will be sadly missed by his wife, Susan and all his family, friends and relatives to whom sincere sympathy is extended. Rev. John Deane officiated at his funeral in St. Connell’s Church of Ireland, Glenties. Burial took place in the adjoining Graveyard.

Community Employment Scheme:
A Community Employment Scheme will commence in the Glenties area on the 24th September 2012. Anyone interested please contact 087 9695053 or email glentiescommunitycentre@yahoo.ie.

Weekend of Dancing:
Club Céilí na Gleantaí presents the 8th Annual ‘Weekend of Dancing’ in the Highlands Hotel, Glenties from Friday 14th – Sunday 16th September

Caretaker Needed:
Community Employment Scheme is looking for a Caretaker for the Glenties Community Centre; 19 1/2 hours work per week. Hours agreed with committee. Fás criteria apply.

Bingo:
The winners at the Bingo in the Community Centre, Glenties on Tuesday 21st August were – Hugh Gallagher won the Jackpot of € 300; Claire Keeney, James Gallagher, Faye Moore, Anna Mc Dyre, Mary Gallagher, Sally Mc Guigan and Kathleen Mc Glynn won €100 each; Margaret Melly, Mary Doherty, Ann Marie Cunningham, Patricia White, James Gallagher, Claire Keeney, Shannon Mc Hugh, Brown Kid, Teresa Molloy, Lee Townsend, May Kennedy, Mary Boyle, Faye Moore, Bernadette Gallagher and Anne Kennedy, Dungloe won € 50 each; Maura Kilbane and Anne Mc Nulty won € 25 each.

Irish Dancing Classes:
Irish Dancing Classes will resume on Tuesday 4th September in the Highlands Hotel, Glenties; Beginners and Junior Class at 4 p.m.; Advanced class at 5 p.m.

Glenties Notes 16th August 2012

Sympathy:
Sincere sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Matt Mannering, Gortlosk, Kilraine, Glenties, who died on Saturday 4th August 2012.

Sincere sympathy is extended to his wife, Kitty, relatives and friends of Eddie Mc Guigan, Daraghan, Glenties, who died on Monday 6th August 2012.

Sincere sympathy is extended to the wife, family, relatives and friends of Richard Hanlon, Tullyard, Glenties, who died in Letterkenny Hospital on Tuesday 7th August 2012.

Sincere sympathy is extended to the Byrne family on the death of Mary Byrne, Maas, which took place last Saturday 11th August 2012; also to all the relatives and friends.

Wedding Bells:
Congratulations to Carol Gallagher, Buncrubog, Glenties and Brendan Mc Cann, Sligo who were married in Glenties on Saturday last.

Church Gate Collection:
The Church Gate Collection taken up recently for The Foreign Missions amounted to € 552.31. Thank you to everyone who contributed to the collection

Fund-raising Album launch of Laughlin Sisters:
“Sara and Jennifer Laughlin will launch their first album on Saturday 25th August in the Highland’s Hotel, Glenties at 8.30 p.m. This album will be launched on an evening of music and dance with many surprise guests appearing on the night. There will be a unique, once in a lifetime opportunity on the night to earn yourself a run in a WRC Subaru S12B, driven by Declan Boyle (on a test day). All proceeds from the night and the album will go to the Oncology Unit in Letterkenny General Hospital. This C.D. will act as our token of appreciation and thanks to the dedicated staff there, who have dedicated themselves to the care of patients suffering along the turbulent road which cancer brings to the lives of many of us, our families and friends. Come along and enjoy a fantastic night’s entertainment while supporting a very worthy cause. You will most certainly not be disappointed and hopefully go away from the night a little more uplifted by the power of music and of course rallying. ”

Secretary Needed:
Naomh Conaill Ladies are looking for a Secretary for their Committee; if you are interested please contact Shauna at 087 7086567; this is a voluntary position.

Bingo:
The winners at the Bingo in the Community Centre, Glenties on Tuesday 9th August were – Annie Gallagher won the Jackpot of € 300; Shaun Maloney, Kathleen Griffin, Mary Furey, Bella Boyle, Mary Gaisley, Eimear Doherty, Vera Breslin, Darragh Doherty, Stranaglough, Nancy Dorrian, Mary Gallagher, Ardaghey and Carmel Doherty won € 100 each. Margo Gallagher, Margaret Gallagher, Anita Stain, Swindon, Anna Mc Dyre, Mae Kennedy, Kathleen Mc Glynn, Mary Byrne, Anne Kennedy, Dungloe and Brenda Byrne, Dunkineely won € 50 each. Mrs. Monaghan won € 40.

Glenties Sheep Dog Trials:
Sheep Dog Trials will be held down the Church Road Glenties beside the GAA field on the 25th and 26th of August 2012. There will be a car boot sale on the 26th August. Ring 074 9557880 (10am to 2pm) or 087 2679321. For more information email glentiescommunitycentre@yahoo.ie

Glenties Community Centre:
Bingo in the Glenties community centre every Tuesday night at 9 p. m.. Every line €50; every house €100; if not won Snowball Jackpot €2600 on Tuesday 21st August on 45 numbers; if not won €300 paid out. Inhouse draws.

Snooker every night from 6 p.m. except Tuesday. Any enquires contact 087 2679321.

Zumba in the Glenties Community Centre every Wednesday night from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Weight Watchers in the Glenties Community Centre every Thursday evening from 6 p.m.

Anyone wishing to book the Community Centre please ring 087 2679321.

Community Employment Scheme:
A Community Employment Scheme will be commencing in the Glenties area on the 24th September 2012. Anyone interested please contact 0879695053 or email glentiescommunitycentre@yahoo.ie.