Red Cross family fun disco in Plaza

Buncrana Red Cross is hosting a family fun disco this Sunday from 3– 5p.m. in the Plaza. Adults are free and it’s 10 euro per family. A new Little Miss and Little Mr. will be chosen on the day

Buncrana Red Cross is hosting a family fun disco this Sunday from 3– 5p.m. in the Plaza. Adults are free and it’s 10 euro per family. A new Little Miss and Little Mr. will be chosen on the day

The Inishowen Country Market will take place tomorrow from 2 – 3 p.m. in the Church of Ireland Hall, Church Street. Everyone is very welcome.

Carmel Gallagher- Social Prescribing Co-ordinator in Buncrana is happy to chat to anyone who wants to know more about Social Prescribing which supports the health and well-being of people by using community based activities and supports such as exercise, art, reading and gardening. Telelephone 074 9362218 or 0860406950 or email carmel@inishowen.ie. This service is free and open to individuals registered with Buncrana Primary Care Team/Medical Centre. G.P.s and health professionals can make a referral or individuals can refer themselves.

  The Inishowen Agricultural Show will be held in Carndonagh on 18th July. Help is urgently needed for the show day so if you have 3 hours to spare please contact Seamus, telephone 0860567981. All help accepted.

Burt’s annual charity booksale will take place on Saturday 11th July from 10 30 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday  12th July, from 12 noon – 5 p.m. and again on Monday 13th from 10 30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Proceeds to MS Ireland (Donegal Branch) and Burt Branch, of The Irish Red Cross. Donations of books, cds and records would be most appreciated. Books can be left in the hall  on Friday 10th July from 11a.m. Contact 00353 74 9368373 and 086 3931426

Carrowmenagh Sports will take place this Sunday starting at 2 p.m. at The Warren, Carrowmenagh Football Club. €5 adult entry and kids go free. Come along for a great fun day out. Usual events and New Side Shows.

Graveyard Sunday will take place in Cockhill on Sunday, 26th July and in Desertegney on Sunday, 2nd August.

A charity night in aid of Donegal Hospice in memory of Paul Barrett will be held in the Plaza on Friday, 17th July at 10 p.m. Music by The Mindbenders and admission is 10 euro

The dates for the Buncrana Youth Club Summer Camps are 6th - 10th and 20th - 24th July. Activities include canoeing, bouncy and activity castle and also many, many more activities. Forms are available at the club. For further information contact Marcella telephone 9361594. Due to popular demand its first come first served basis

The organising committee of “Session in the Sun” would like to thank everyone who contributed in any way to the event at Banba’s Crown on Sunday 21st June, i.e. local landowners, Inishowen Oil Co for sponsoring the signs; the local businesses for the prizes; the musicians, the volunteers/helpers, IDP and anyone who weathered the elements to attend. Go raibh maith agaibh go léir.

Your prayers are asked for Denis (Ginger) Doherty and John McCallum who died recently and for their family and friends saddened by their loss.

Welcome into God’s family Arthur McGrory, Shay Jack Devlin and Dara Doherty who were baptised recently.

In the Buncrana Parish draw for 21st June 1st prize 500 euro – Sean Gorry, Tonduff, Linsfort, promoter 30 euro Mary O’Donnell, 2nd 300 euro – Vi Jay Doherty, 49, Burwood, promoter 20 euro Mary E. Doherty, 3rd 150 euro – Cathleen Dick, Hilltown, promoter 20 euro Mae Dick.

Numerous events are now taking place in the Sliabh Sneacht Heritage Centre, Drumfries, telephone 9361742, for more information.