Meeting to discuss village litter

A meeting to discuss the lack of rubbish bins in Muff and surrounding area will be held in the Squealin’ Pig Lounge to-morrow h at 12 noon. It is hoped that there will be a good turn out at the meeting as the problem of rubbish in the village is chronic.

Time on Your Hands programme - Tuesdays in St. Mary’s Community Hall, 4th March Line Dancing 2pm-4pm; March 11th, Line Dancing 2-4pm. Thursday 6th March in Greenbank Community Hall Bowls/Arts 1:30-3:30pm, 13th March Bowls/ Crochet 1:30-3:30pm.

Lunches are still available in Warren View Manor every Wednesday from 12.45-2pm.Sunday Lunch on 2nd March 12.45pm-2.30pm.-

Good menue, excellent price.

The GAA Big Breakfast this year will be on Saturday 22nd March. Tickets are on sale costing 5 euro.

Easter draw for two large Easter hampers, an Easter cake, boxes of sweets and a selection of Easter eggs. Tickets cost two euro a line.

A Ceili and Old Tyme dance will be held to-night in Cockhill with dancing 9-12 midnight. Music by the Duntally Ceili Band and admission is 5 euro, including supper. Proceeds to Buncrana Nursing Unit.

Winners in this week’s Parish Draw were, Aimee Curran, Glackmore 300 euro, Sadie McColgan, Keady, 200 euro, Eimer Curran, Glackmore,100 euro.

At the monthly meeting of the ICA members were treated to a very informative talk on Reflexology by Claire Donnelly, Aught, Afterwards which she gave a treatment to one of members who said she felt she was ‘walking on air’

The competition for the best old fashioned rub , which were many and varied, was won by Carol Lynch, with Sue Lynch coming a close second. There was also a discussion about the forthcoming Floral Demonstration on 18th March, proceeds of which is going to the Children’s Playpark.

The anniversary Mass for Anna Woods will be offered to-night Friday in the Sacred Heart Church, Muff.

We welcome as members of the Christian Community Isabella, Annie King, Whitehill Close , and Hollie Louise Robinson-Green, Craig Road.

The Church Gate collection for Alzheimers Society amounted to 298.90 euro and £28.35. Thanks for your contributions. Station Mass during Lent? Contact Father Farren.

The monthly meeting of the Apostolic Workers will be held in the Conference Room next Tuesday, 4th March at 8.00pm.

Please do not forget to support the Ceili and Old Tyme dance taking place in St.Mary’s Community Hall this Sunday night 2nd March from 8-11pm.a night not to be missed plenty of dancing and craic. Were you a ‘Red-Coat’ chaperone? Did you meet your true love on the dance floor? Come re-live the memories and support your Community Park Admission 5 euro including tea and scones.

Music by the ever popular Muff Ceili Band and Friends.

This is another reminder that volunteers and participants are urgently required for ‘Stars in your eyes’ in May and White Collar Boxing in October. The committee understand that these events are not taking place in the near future, but it is necessary to know if there is sufficient interest so that preparations are set in motion. Also, get your running shoes on for a 5K Fun Run/Walk in aid of Muff Community Park on Saturday, 26th April. Event detailsto be confirmed.

The numbers drawn inn this week’s GAA Noamh Padraigs Lotto draew were 7,1,2,5,6,4,3, There was no jackpot winner however the following received 35 euro each Maureen Gallagher, Drumhaggart, Ronan Gallagher, Drumhaggart, Seamus McGonigle, Bolin.

Next week’s Jackpot will be 2,700 euro.

Don’t forget the Table Quiz to-night in the Carman’s Inn starting at 9.30pm.

This year’s Children’s Concert will take take place on Friday, 14th March with all proceeds going to the Crumlin Hospital, Dublin, More details later.