Ceili and Old Tyme dance in GAA Centre

There will be a Ceili and Old Tyme dance in the GAA Centre , Ture, on Sunday night 19th from 9pm -11.30pm.

Admission 5 euro, including supper.

Will members of the Muff Accordion Band please assemble at St. Mary’s Community Hall this Sunday 19th August at 6pm for bus to travelto Moville to attend the GAA Under 12 Junior final of the ‘Gerry O’Neill Memorial Cup’ final between Muff and Carndonagh.

The historical walk has become a feature of the Muff Festival after another very enjoyable and informative walk around prehistoric sites in the area wasconducted by Mura MacLochlainn. Participants decided to form a Muff Historical Society. Watch the Muff Notes and the Resource Centre website for details in the Autumn.

More Muff Festival winners - Fancy Dress - Topical 1st Bradley Wiggins, 2nd Ozzy Ones. Original- 1st Mr Tayto, 2nd Boys Shed. Humourous - 1st Mrs Brown, 2nd Little Red Riding Hood, Prettiest - 1st Minnie Mouse, 2nd Rock Chick, Overall- Coat of Arms by Danielle McColgan.

Open Knockout- 1st Team Cool, 2nd Team Donegal, Joint 3rd Q.P.Swifts, Team Incredibles. Riverside Sounds Battle of the Bands- 1st The Clameens, 2nd Candela Ways, 3rd Lost Avenue. Bonny Baby - Under 1, 1st Pauric Doherty, Illies, Buncrana, 2nd Aaliyah Doherty, Muff, 3rd Amber Loughery, Buncrana. Bonny Baby - Under 3, 1st Lily Doherty, Derry, 2nd Caraiosa Grant, Muff, 3rd Quinn Doherty Buchanan, Muff. Bonny Baby - Twins,1,Sarah and Martin Makey, Iskaheen, 2nd, Loreena & Caitlyn Holmes, Portballintrae, 3,Conor and Oran Doherty, Buncrana. .

Horse Shoe Throwing- 1st Damien Canning, 2nd Kevin Nicholas. Digger Driving- 12-16 years- Martin Grant. 17 years plus, Hugh Monaghan. Penalty Kick - Under 12 years Fionnan McManus , Oisin McLaughlin - Open - Denim Wallace. Wheelbarrow Race, Female, 1st Roseen Johnson, 2nd Laura Farren, 3rd, Jane Gill. Lorry Pulling - Open -1st Paddy Johnson, 2nd Paddy Page. Lorry Pulling - 12st. 1st Billy McMenamin, 2nd, Dean Barron.

Pet Show- Puppy- 1st Lune, Paul Grant, Small Dog,1st Sophie, Holly Slater, Medium,1st Cookie, Gina McLaughlin Large, Neo, Danielle Loughery, Cross Breed, 1st Matley, Anne Ryan, Pedigree, 1st Oscar, Majella McLaughlin, Golden Oldies,1st Flossie,Jacqueline Gough, Best Trick,1st Belle, Martina Moyne, Best in Show, 1st Neo,Danielle Loughery,

On the Sunday of the festival, the Church of Ireland, Muff, was open for the public to view the beautiful floral Display, and in the evening a Festival of Praise Service was held.

At the recent Clonmany Show our two talented ICA members, namely Carol Lynch, and Olive Parke, between them won 10 1sts, 8 2nds, and 3rds for different crafts, jam making, flowers and plants. Carol also won the G & S. Doherty. Costcutters. Cup for having the most points in the Craft Section.

Knowhead Presbyterian Church is holding a Coffee morning and Cake sale at Brown’s Farm, Lenamore, on Saturday 25th August from 10.30am-2.30pm. All monies going to Donegal Hospice and Church funds. Your support would be appreciated.

Winners in this week’s Parish draw were- Margaret McColgan, Keady, 300 euro, Neil Walsh, Craig, 200 euro, Barry McColgan,Iskaheen, 100 euro.

Anniversary Mass in Muff tonight at 7.30pm will be offered for Rose McGonagle on the first anniversary of her death.

We welcome as members of the Christian community Niamh Grace Gallagher, Drumhaggart, and Larry Patrick Connors.

The church gate collection this weekend in Iskaheen, Muff, and Drung will be taken up for the Muff Branch of the Apostolic Workers, all monies raised going to the Missions.

Last week’s church gate collection for the Missions Donegal Leprosy Fund amounted to 305 euro and £80. Thank you for your support.

Community Bingo every Saturday night in St.Mary’s Community Hall at 9.15pm. Your continued support is appreciated.

Father Farren would like to thank the FAS workers for their great work in our parish and also thanks to all others who have generously and voluntarily helped them in recent work in our graveyards and school grounds.

The numbers drawn in this week’s Naomh Padraig’s GAA Lotto draw were 1,4,5,2,3,6,7,There was no jackpot winner however the runner-up prize of 100 euro was won by Caroline Lynch, Lower Ardmore, Muff.

Next week’s jackpot will be 1,850 euro. Congratulations to Aine McLaughlin, and Eimear Lafferty, who played for Donegal u16 girls in the recent Ulster Final. There will be a Donegal Team Training fun quiz in Carmans Inn, Ture, next Friday, August 24th at 9pm.