DAINGEAN TV FAME
Dulux ‘Let’s Colour Ireland’ and RTE’s ‘Dirty Old Towns’ are coming to Daingean and there will be an open meeting in Daingean Town Hall on Friday, February 3 at 8pm. Everyone welcome. Let’s all be a part of Daingean’s fifteen minutes of fame.
DAINGEAN ACTIVE RETIREMENT GROUP
Daingean Active Retirement Group are holding their Whist Drive on Friday, February 3 next at 8.30pm in the Town Hall. All support greatly appreciated.
DAINGEAN HOMECOMING FESTIVAL
Daingean Homecoming Festival are holding a progressive ‘25 night on Friday, February 3 in The Gaelic Bar, Daingean. Entry fee is €5 and tickets can be purchased from The Gaelic Bar or Seery’s Bar. There will also be tickets available on the night.
On Friday, February 17 there will be a table quiz in The Grove, Daingean. A table of four cost €20 and all support appreciated.
FAILE VINTAGE CLUB
There will be a meeting on Wednesday, February 1 in the High Chapparal, Geashill at 8.30pm sharp to discuss the upcoming vintage run on March 11.
Sponsorship cards will be distributed at the meeting. All proceeds being raised are for Downs’ Syndrome and Living Links (suicide bereavement and prevention). It is important that all members attend. New members also welcome and membership will be accepted on the night.
Late Josephine Nolan
The death occured at her residence on Sunday, January 22 of the Late Josephine (Josie) Nolan (nee Paisley). A woman of many fine qualities, she will be remembered for her care and contribution to the up keep of the grave of the late Father Thomas Daly at the old cemetery in Killaderry.
She was a kind and most obliging neighbour and had a smile for all who came in contact with her. Her funeral from Church of Mary Mother of God on Wednesday, January 25 was well attended which bore eloquent testimony to the high esteem in which she was held by all.
Sincere sympathy is extended to her sorrowing sons, daughters, sons in law, daughters in law grandchildren, great grand children, brothers, brother in laws, sister in law, nephews, nieces relatives, neighbours and many friends. May her gentle soul rest in peace.
LIBRARY BOOK CLUB
Daingean Library Book Club starts February 15 at 8pm in the Library. All new members welcome. Enquires to 057 93 53005 or Dainlib@offalycoco.ie
St Vincent’s Ladies GAA
Parents meeting this Monday, February 6 at 7.30pm in the Town Hall, Daingean. Parents and children of U-12 and U-14 must attend. This meeting is very important as it is about the Feile, failure to attend could lessen our chances of participating in the Feile. For any queries contact 086 8645391.
The numbers drawn in the club lotto on Monday, January 23 last were 1, 14, 15 & 22. There was no jackpot winner and six match three winners were M.B.T.O (c/o Ned Smyth), Nigel Paisley (c/o Roisin Donagher), Betty Duffy (c/o Kathleen Connolly), Colin McEvoy (Amerigos), Padraic Cuskelly (Aoife Jones) and Mattie Corcoran (c/o Scullys).
Next week’s jackpot will be €12,200. Many thanks to all of you who are currently playing the lotto online via the auto renewal function.
Log onto www.daingeangaa.ie for all of the latest news, views and results. This months big interview is with Daingean player/selector James Keating.
Both teams have their first outing in the league this coming weekend. League fixtures can be found in the sports section of this paper.