Please support local coffee mornings

A Tea and Coffee Morning in aid of the Oncology Ward of Letterkenny General Hospital, will take place in St Aengus’ National School, Bridgend, next Wednesday March 28, from 11am until 1pm.

There will also be a Coffee Morning and Cake Stall on Saturday, April 7, from 11am until 12.30pm, in Fahan Presbyterian Church Hall in aid of church funds.

Aileach Walking Club has begun a training programme to enable you to walk at your fitness. The group will meet at Burt Presbyterian Hall, next Wednesday, March 28, from 7pm to 8pm and 8.15pm until 9.15pm. This will be in place of the morning walk. Walks normally take place every Wednesday and Saturday morning at 11am.

Why not spring into spring tomorrow by buying a tree. The Inishowen Environmental Group is holding its annual Tree Sale of native hardwood trees and shrubs at the Donagh Cross, Carndonagh, from 11am. 2 euro per tree/shrub, so why not go along and buy an environmentally friendly bargain!

We welcome into the Christian community: Phoebe Proctor, Crislaghmore Lane, Burnfoot, who was baptised recently in the Parish Church..

Burt Bingo takes place every Tuesday in St Mary’s Hall, Burt at 9pm. A book costs 7 euro 7 and the Snowball is now 1000 euro. Please support your local bingo.

Thanks to all who have begun the local clean up. This will be ongoing for the next few weeks. Collect bags from Kathleen Grant or from Eileen at the Post Office. Thanks also to Donegal County Council for their help. Keep safe.

Coláiste Chinéal Eogháin is hosting a pamper night, on Wednesday April 25, in the Inishowen Gateway Hotel, at 8.00 pm. Various treatments are available. This would be an Ideal Mother’s Day gift. Tickets cost Euro 20 and are available from the Inishowen Gateway Hotel.

Community Gardening’s healthy gardening project is a ten week programme in the grounds of the Nursing Unit, Buncrana. It starts early April, one day a week. Contact Pauline or Mary at Inishowen Development Partnership on 074 9362218.

Parish Mission Church week: March 24 until April 1. We would like to welcome the team from the Céilí Community who have arrived in our parish. 

The Mission in the Parish will take place in St Mura’s Parish Church, St Aengus’ Church, Burt and Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Inch, from Saturday, March 24 until Saturday, March 31. If you would like to volunteer to help out during the Mission please contact: Anne Bradley 0861663394 or Fr McGoldrick 9360151.

Bus to Knock for Divine Mercy weekend on Saturday 14 - Sunday 15 April. The cost is Euro 95 including meals and overnight accommodation. Payment in advance. Contact 074 9320734 or 086 3222874.

ACCORD Pre-Marriage Courses Pastoral Centre, Carndonagh: 30th/31st March. Book online at or contact 074 9374103.

The Alzheimers Society raised Euro 800 from its recent collection. Thank you.

This week’s Burt GAA lotto winners were Evelyn McLaughlin, Burt, and Ciara Callaghan, Newtown.

This week’s Inishowen Sinn Féin lotto winners are Barney Gallagher, Pauline Hunter, Sinead McGranaghan, Winnie Doherty, Jimmy Sharkey, Laurence Arbuckle,

If you have a story or any information, which you wish to have included in the “Burt, Inch and Fahan Notes,” please contact Catherine on 0749386620 or email, preferably before 1.00pm on a Monday.