Would you like to be Mayor of Muff?

Muff Festival Committee are looking for anyone who would be interested in putting their name forward as a Mayoral candidate in this years Festival 2013. This is an excellent way to raise money for your favourite charity,or your organisation. The committe would like you to submit the candidates name as soon as possible. Contact Kevin Barr on 9383879 or any committee member for more information.

Don’t forget the DAA meeting to-night in St.Mary’s Community Hall questions taken from the floor meeting starts at 7.30pm.

There will be a Ceili and Old Tyme dance in the GAA Centre, Ture, on Sunday, 21st April from 9-11.30pm. Admission 5 euro including supper.

Slip on your leg-warmers and stone washed jeans, mousse up your hair and get ready to party to your favourite pop tunes at an 80’s Disco in aid of Muff Community Park at The Squealin’ Pig, Muff on Friday 26th

April. Doors open 9pm. A night of music, fun & games is to be had, with raffle on the night and spot prizes for best dressed in 80’s clothing. A meagre 5 euro entry, with all proceeds towards completion of Muff Community Park.

The numbers draw in this week’s GAA Lotto draw were 6,4,1,5,3,2,7, There was no jackpot winner

but the 100 euro consolation prize went to Ben McDaid, c/o The Rock Bar. Next week’s Jackpot will be 450 euro. The winners in this week’s Parish draw were, Alan Deery, Three Trees, 300 euro, David Doherty, Craig Park, £150, Sarah and Martin Margey, Carry, 100 euro.

Anniversary Mass to-night in the Sacred Heart Church at 7.30pm for Michael Barrett.

The Trocaire collection so far amounted to 4,540 euro and £950. Trocaire boxes can still be returned next weekend.

Hollybush School’s First Holy Communions will take place in the Sacred Heart Church, Muff at 11.00am on Saturday with the result the Iskaheen. Mass on that day will be at 10.00am.

We welcome as members of the Christian community Aoife Rose English, Ardmore Manor, Shea Wallace, Glackmore, and Anna May Baird, Whitehill.

The Parish Pastoral Council will leave a suggestion box in the three churches

over the next 2 weekends. If you have some thoughts on what you think the Pastoral Council should be doing , put your suggestion in the box and it will be considered at a future meeting of the council.

Don’t forget the Church gate collection in aid of the Irish Kidney Association to be taken up this weekend.

Lunches continue every Wednesday at Warren View Manor from 1-2pm.

Community Bingo every Saturday night in St Marys Hall at 9.15pm. Your continued support is appreciated.

As part of the 1,450th anniversary of the departure of St.Columba from Derry to Iona. celebrations the Parish of Templemore has organised ‘ A song for Columba’- composers and musicians are invited to set to music a text attributed to or connected with St.Columba. Entry forms can be had in the sacristy.