A fundraiser 5k run/walk will take place tomorrow at 6.30 p.m.starting from Coyle’s Home and Garden Store. Registration from 5.30 p.m. in gratitude to the Medical Support and Services that Shaun Doherty receives from St. James’ Hospital, Dublin. Adults 10 euro, children 5 euro and all donations welcome. There will be spot prizes on the day.
The i.C.A.R.E Duck Derby will take place on (Easter Sunday) starting 4 p.m. at the eye of the bridge at Swan’s Park. Ducks are available at Jim the Generals and Mac’s Books and The Lunch Box. Ducks are 3 euro or 2 euro for 5 euro. Everyone welcome.
The Parent’s Committee of Coláiste Chineál Eoghain together with the Plaza are holding a Garth Brooks Tribute Show on Sunday 4th May. Great night of music guaranteed. Tickets €10 are available to buy now from the Plaza or any Committee member.
Elaine McGrory will soon be going to South Africa in aid of the Niall Mellon Township Trust to help build schools to give the children an education to help bring them out of poverty. She is holding a charity disco in the Lake of Shadows Hotel on Easter Sunday. Please support this very worthy cause. Elaine is also running a raffle with great prizes including 2x Garth Brooks tickets with over night accommodation, 2nd prize - 2x Mrs Brown’s Boys tickets for their 2015 tour in Belfast (dates to be confirmed) and 3rd prize - €40 voucher for Ubiquitous Restaurant, You can buy the tickets at the Gala Service Station, Burnfoot, Bradley’s, Fahan, Pixcam Buncrana and the General’s, Buncrana.
The Buncrana Youth Drop-In has a Homework/Study Club on Fridays from 4 – 5.30 p.m. and all secondary school students are welcome. There will be free Maths grinds available to anyone who needs them.
Tirnasligo National School, Urris is holding a Fundraising Dance in the Balyliffin Lodge Hotel on Sunday, 4th May with music by Charlie’s Country Kitchen. Dancing is from 10 p.m. - 2 a.m. Buffet will be served at 11 p.m. and tickets are 10 euro.
A Social, in aid of Inishowen Disability Action Group in Hillhead Church Hall, Carndonagh on Friday 25th April. Music by Tirconaill Country (Eddie Gallagher) with dancing from 9.30pm to 1.30am. Admission including supper is 6 euro. All welcome.
‘Lourdes- the story of Bernadette’ is being performed at the Community Centre Greencastle on Sunday,Monday and Friday 20th, 21st and 25th at 8 p.m., and on Saturday, 26th at 8.15 p.m. and the final performance is on Sunday, 27th at 3.30 p.m. Admission is 5 euro and you can telephone for tickets to 0749381084 or pay at door. There is wheelchair access
A sponsored walk in aid of the Carndonagh Hospice will be held on Sunday, May 4th, leaving from St Mary’s Hall, Clonmany at 3 p.m. €5 per walker, payable before the walk. The walk is in memory of Neil Doherty (Jack), Cloontagh. Enquires to Eddie on 0863517280 or Jackie on 0863062243.
Men’s Group Walking for Health - all men in Inishowen are invited to start walking for improved health and enjoyment. Telephone Margaret at IDP 086 8375592 for further information.
A 5-a-Side Tug o War will be held in Clonmany Youth Club this evening (usual weights apply). All proceeds to Inishowen Disability Action Group. Doors open at 6.30 p.m. First pull at 8 p.m. There will be tea and a raffle on the night. Please support.
Welcome into God’s family Evangeline Bridget White and Millie Duffy who were baptised recently.
Your prayers are asked for Rose Doherty, Patricia Doherty, Patsy Doherty, Owenie McDaid and Rebecca Carter who were buried recently and for their family and friends saddened by their loss.
Buncrana Parish draw winners - 500 euro – Raymond Friel, Clonblosk, promoter 30 euro Amy McCallion, 300 euro – Kathleen Fullerton, Linsfort, promoter 20 euro Caroline Duffy, 150 euro – Marie Devlin, c/o Rita Loughrey, promoter 20 euro Marie Henderson.