‘Robinson Crusoe’ auditions tomorrow

The Buncrana Pantomime Society is holding auditions for children for this year’s production of ‘Robinson Crusoe’ in Scoil Iosagain tomorrow from 11am-1pm. Children must be aged between 6 and 10 years old.

The Christmas lights for the Main Street need to be replaced due to storm damage. It will be a costly job to replace bulbs and John Porter will be distributing donation boxes to all business premises in the town at the beginning of November. Any contributions will be greatly appreciated.

A Cockhill Bridge Community Protest will take place at 2pm tomorrow at Cockhill Bridge. The Elite dancing group, who will perform on the bridge, to highlight the need for a safe pedestrian footbridge at Cockhill. Please come along and join in the campaign.

A Table Quiz will be held at the Exchange, Castle Avenue on Wednesday 22nd October at 9 p.m. BYOB!

A Kid’s Halloween Disco for ages 3–8 will be held in The Exchange on Friday, 31st October from 2-4 p.m. For further details contact exchangeinishowen@gmail.com or 0749362572

The Annual Harvest Country Market will take place in the Church of Ireland Hall, Church Street tomorrow from 2–4 p.m.

The next meeting of the Gardening Club will on Monday 20th October at 8p.m. in the Anglers’ Centre when Margo Caldwell is guest speaker. New members are welcome. Contact Susie at 0863573145 for further information.

A Car Boot sale will be held in Cockhill School Hall on 2nd November. 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.

Christmas Flower Arranging classes will be given by Josie Coll starting Tuesday 28th October for 5 weeks. Booking is essential. For further information contact Margaret 9361114.

A ceili in Aid of St. Oran’s National School, Cockhill will be held this evening in the Community Hall, Cockhill with dancing from 9 p.m. - 12 midnight. Music by Cottage Ceili Band. Adm €5.00 and includes tea.

In the Sliabh Sneacht Heritage Centre, Drumfries John and Jean’s beginners’ dancing classes have now started on Thursdays from 8.30 - 10 p.m. Dancing will include social, modern, old time and two hand. All welcome. On Sunday 26th from 8 – 10 p.m. there will be a showcase of local talent and this promises to be an evening of great entertaimnet.

There are still some places available for Maths/English Classes for Children that take place in the Offices of Action Inishowen, Carndonagh. Places allocation on a first come basis. Please contact Margaret Glackin, Inishowen Development Partnership on 086 837 5592 for further details.

North West Simon Community have a texting campaign from 29th Sept – 31st Oct! - If you can please text PREVENT to 50300 to donate just €2 you will be making a difference. Thank you for preventing homelessness in Donegal, Leitrim & Sligo!

Adult Painting classes will be held every Tuesday from 7.30 – 9 p.m. with Vivid Dance & Performance Studio in the Tullyarvan Mill. Materials are provided and the fee is 10 euro per class. Telephone 086 356805 for details and to book your place.

A Sponsored Walk, Cycle, Run will take place this Sunday at 2 p.m. around Inch Wildlife Walk in aid of the St. Vincent de Paul. The registration fee is 5 euro payable at Burt Pump House. For further details telephone 086 2245991.

Welcome into God’s family Maksymilian Jakub Wojcik who was baptised recently.

Your prayers are asked for Hugh Lynch, Pat Coyle, Joisie Grant and Hugh Doherty who were buried recently and for their family and friends saddened by their loss.

Buncrana Parish Draw winners - 500 euro – Liam and Olive Lynch, Druminderry, promoter 30 euro Marie Henderson, 300 euro – Rosemary Doherty, c/o promoter, promoter 20 euro Edith Doherty, 150 euro Martina Doherty, Gransha, promoter 20 euro Ann Marie Doherty.