Exchange hosts Halloween disco

A Kids’ Halloween Disco for ages 3 – 8 will be held in The Exchange this afternoon from 2-4 p.m. For further details contact or 0749362572

The Buncrana Tidy Town Initiative will hold its Annual General Meeting at 7.30 p.m. this Monday 3rd November in The Exchange, Castle Avenue. A new committee will be elected and anyone who wants to join the committee must attend the meeting or forward a letter for the post they are interested in. Come along and support your Tidy Town volunteers.

Bring a smile to needy children this Christmas by filling a shoebox with small gifts. Drop off filled shoeboxes at SuperValu, Buncrana or at the HQ, Buncrana Market, Lower Main Street, Buncrana. Volunteers are needed Monday to Friday at the HQ and all donations of small gifts/fillers(cuddly toys, scarves or hats, copy books, toothpaste or sweets) welcome. Call 087 256 4777 for details.

The Friendly Face Befriending Scheme, covering Inishowen offers support to people over 60 living alone.If you are interested in either using the service or becoming a ‘Volunteer Befriender’ contact Liam Hargan, project organiser on 0749321598.

An Inishowen Breastfeeding Information Evening will take place on Tuesday 11th November from 7–8pm. in The Exchange, Castle Ave. Everyone welcome, refreshments will be served. For more information contact the Health Centre Buncrana Tel:074 9361044 or Eilis on 087 7460249.

The next Inishowen Country Market will be held tomorrow in the Church of Ireland Hall from 2 – 3 p.m.

Scoil Naomh Iosaf (Illies) Parents’ Association would like to invite everyone to the school fundraiser to purchase laptops tomorrow in the Inishowen Gateway Hotel. Raffle tickets are on sale for 5 great fuel prizes with a choice of vouchers available; vouchers for heating oil to the value of €200, voucher for 10 bags coal, 40 bags of turf, 30 bags logs and a €40 gas voucher.

The Mongan Method, HypnoBirthing, group class will be held on Friday, 28th and Saturday, 29th November from 10a.m-1pm and 2–5pm. Contact Yvonne 086 2385564 for further details

Neil Donaghy Training Courses in The Sliabh Sneacht Centre include Safepass Course on Friday 7th November from 8am-4.30 p.m. Manual-Handling & Abrassive Wheels on Monday 10th November from 6–9p.m. First Aid Basic Course on Thursday 20th November, 9a.m. - 3.30 p.m. subject to numbers, if interested email There will also be a Farm Safety Talk on Tuesday 11th November at 8pm. For further information or to book Contact Deirdre 086 6033927.

A Car Boot sale will be held in Cockhill School Hall on Sunday. Set up is at 10 a.m. and open to public 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Tables must be booked so please telephone 9363177 after 6 p.m. Monday – Friday.

A charity dance in aid of Donegal - Galway Cancer Bus & Cancer Care West will be held on Saturday 15th November in the Strand Hotel, Ballyliffin with music by Charlie’s Country Kitchen. Tickets 10 euro and there will be a door prize of 50 euro.

Henry Doherty and Liam McColgan would like to thank everyone who sponsored their recent fundraiser for the Foyle Hospice. A special thanks to Teresa and Liam McDaid, Cottage Bar for sponsoring the quiz prizes. A total of 1,075 euro was raised.

Welcome into God’s family Wiktor Krysiak, Liliana Tazer, Zack Patrick Robinson, Keynan Mark McGlinchey/McCarron and Conor Hendrik who were baptised recently.

Your prayers are asked for Rosemary Doherty who was buried recently and for her family and friends saddened by her loss.

Buncrana Parish draw winners- 500 euro, Willie and Amy McCallion, Meentahalla, promoter 30 euro, Amy McCallion, 300 euro – Eileen McDermott, c/o promoter, promoter 20 euro Patricia Gallagher, 150 euro – Anna Kelly, c/o promoter, promoter 20 euro. Edith Doherty (Roe).