Super supper dance tonight

There will be a Super Supper Dance in St Mary’s Hall, Burt tonight with music by the fabulous Hugh McMonagle. The dancing will get underway at 9.30pm. Admission, which includes supper, is 5 euro and all proceeds are going to the upkeep of the Hall.

Congratulations to Neil Oliver Hirrell, Tummock, Bridgend and Gillian Doran, Newtowncunningham who were married recently in All Saints Church (Newtowncunningham).

Congratulations also to Michelle Robinson of the Burt Red Cross who was awarded the Western Regional Trophy and proudly brought home the cup.

We offer our sympathy to family and friends of  the late Marie Sharkey, Elaghbeg, Burnfoot, retired National School Teacher and wife of Danny Sharkey.

Thanks from Bóthar, whose recent church gate collection raised 534.34 euro in Fahan Inch and Burt.

Burt Red Cross has started a “Practical First Aid” on Tuesdays at 7.00pm, in St Mary’s Hall, Burt. Contact: Sheena on 0872940455 or Val on 0879952710 for more information. 

Fahan Red Cross started a ‘Practical First Aid’ course in the Fowler Hall, On Wednesday, October 22, at 8.30pm. Contact Michael on 0861569446.

Burt’s Big Bingo was a tremendous success. The organizers thank all who supported and gave prizes, St Aengus’ NS for their help. The total raised was 1,250 euro for the St.Aengus’ Church Restoration Fund. Kathleen acknowledges a donation of 95 euro towards St Mary’s Hall, Burt. We are holding another Sunday bingo on November 30th at 3pm.

Aileach Women’s Group will meet at Burt GAA clubhouse, on Wednesday, October 29 at 8.00pm. We welcome all our members back and would also welcome new members. This month’s speaker will talk women’s health and the benefits of wheat grass. For more details, contact: Kathleen on 074 9368373

The Fahan Community Council Handyman service is operational in Fahan, Inch and Burt and available for minor cleaning, maintenance and painting, in households where assistance is needed. There is no charge for labour. However, materials are not provided. Contact: C. Toland 086 8042886, N. Jones 087 2877593, P. Lynch 086 8600499, K. Heaney 086 8343998, C. Doherty 086 2751317.

Burt Bingo takes place every Tuesday evening at 9pm in St Mary’s Hall. A book and sheet cost 9 euro.

The recent Burt GAA draw winners were Gerry Coyle, Burt and Anne Bradley, Fahan.

The Carers Association requires respite care staff in all areas of Donegal. Contact 057 93 22920 or email for more information.

The Samaritans confidential numbers are: 074 9120999 and 1850609090 or text 087 2609090.

The Good and new cancer bus fund raising dance / variety show will take place on October 25, in the Clanree Hotel, from 8.00pm to 2.00am. Tickets cost 20 euro. Contact the shop in Letterkenny, Jeanette on 0862119758, or pay at the door. The music is by Buzz.

Station Mass will take place tonight) in the home of Martin and Marion Dalton, Lisfannon.

All Parish Draw promoters should make their returns on Monday, October 27 with the draw on Tuesday, October 28 before the bingo in St Mary’s Hall, Burt at 9 pm.

There is a vacancy on our Pastoral Council. We need a replacement on the Council at present and would welcome enquiries from anyone aged 18 years or older. Please contact Eddie Murphy 074 9360313, Fr McGoldrick, Fr Crowley or any member of the Council.

The Doon Well and Ards Pilgrimage from St.Columba’s, Drung is taking place on Sunday, October 26, leaving Brendan’s shop, Drung, at 11am. The bus will also stop at Point Inn, Quigley’s Point, Muff Maxol filling station and at stop near St Aengus’ Church, Burt, or on request. Contact Christine 0749385576 or Annemarie 0749382526.