Reaghstown Village news

A Day to Remember

A Day to Remember

ON this Thursday May 9th the people in Tallanstown Old School

are hosting A Day to Remember, Alzheimer’s Tea Day from 11am. It will continue there all day so that people

who may be attending Confirmation in Reaghstown and who would like to support this deserving cause can do

so later in the day.

Belfast Trip

THERE are still places available for our trip to Belfast by Luxury Coach on Wednesday May 22 nd but hurry if you wish to join us on this historic trip. This trip costs €59 and is open to everyone. The proposed itinerary is as follows; 9am Depart from Dooley’s of Edmondstown car-park. 9.45am Tea and scones at Sportsman Inn. 10.15 am Depart for Belfast. 11.30am Arrival at the Titanic Museum for Gallery entrance at noon. 3pm Depart Titanic Museum for a guided tour of Belfast. 4.30pm Some free time in Belfast City for shopping. 6pm Depart Belfast. 7.15pm 2 Course Meal in Sportsman Inn. 9pm Approximate arrival time in

Dooley’s of Edmondstown car-park. Cost of all above is covered by €59. To secure place please phone Jim at 087-2431501, Audrey at 086-8733221 or leave a message at 041-6855406.

Peoples Club

THE Peoples Club for the Actively Retired will be travelling to Tallanstown Old School on this Thursday May 9th in support of the Alzheimer’s Tea day there.

Westerns GFC News

LOTTO Jackpot €2,000. No winner of Thursday night’s draw dated 18th April,

Numbers drawn were as follows: 02, 06, 23, 28. There was no jackpot winner. 5 people were drawn at random

who each receive €20! They were Alana Gogarty, Gerry Brennan, Joey Roddy, Clint Sweeney and Maura Conroy. This week’s draw in The Danny Boy, Reaghstown on Thursday 3rd May with a JACKPOT of €2,200.Thank you very much for your continued support with our weekly Lotto. You can buy your Lotto ticket/s in

advance 5wks, 10wks, 20wks etc. in Hughie O’Neill’s Menswear Ardee, The Station Ardee, Post Office Ardee, Brady’s Bar Edmondstown, Danny Boy, Reaghstown, Aclint Community Hall c/o Rose Murray or any committee member. If you’re not in, you can’t win!

Supporters Club

The recently launched supporters club is gaining momentum by the week! Each supporter who subscribes to the club will receive the following: 1. A text about all Club Activities, including fixtures & Results 2. One line in the weekly lotto draw 3. Club membership for the year 4. Free entry to all home games 5. A draw for two all-Ireland final tickets 6. A draw for a Meal Voucher. To avail of this offer please contact any member

of the committee, the cost of this is just €4 per week by Direct Debit and all funds raised are going solely towards the building fund of our new clubrooms. Your kind support will be greatly appreciated. Juveniles. Westerns juvenile training continues every Saturday from 11am to 12 noon in the Westerns field for ages 4 up to 12, boys & girls. The training is done by qualified coaches within the club and fully supervised. For further information contact Frank 087-7979878.

Scoláireachtaí Gaeltachta

Beidh na hagallaimh do na Scoláireachtaí Gaeltachta ar siúl ar an Satharn, 11ú Bealtaine i CLG Lú Centre of Excellence, Dairbhre ag tosnú ag 10am. Interviews for Scoláireachtaí Gaeltachta

will take place on Saturday, 11th May 2013 in Darver Centre of Excellence starting at 10am. Beidh 5 scoláireacht dóibh siúd faoi 14 agus 5 scoláireacht dóibh siúd atá faoi 16. Application forms are available on the Louth GAA website or from club Runaí, email:
Forms should be returned by this Friday 3rd May

Help Line

SENIOR Help Line, a Third Age programme, is a national confidential telephone listening service for older people provided by trained older volunteers for the price of a local call anywhere in Ireland, LoCall 1850440444.

Would you interested in taking part in a walking tour of the Camino de Santiago to raise funds for this valuable Third Age service? If so contact Neil at or 0834260081.

Quiz Success

Congratulations and well done to Kerri Halpenny and Nicholas Brennan both Edmondstown who reached the National Final of the Credit Union Schools Quiz held in the RDS recently. They attend 4th class in Tallanstown National School and qualified to represent the north east region for the under 11 section of this prestigious national competition.

There were over 25,000 children who participated in the different rounds of the competition this year and Kerri and Nicholas’s team together with Ben English and Jack Mahoney-Thyius were one of the final fifty who gathered in the RDS. They thoroughly enjoyed the big day and got to meet the compere of the event Marty Whelan. They were ably supported on the day by their families, their teachers

Master Minnock and Principal Brendan Murphy and they also received lots of messages of good wishes from

friends and classmates. They are looking forward to next year’s 
rounds already!