News…at a glance – October 11th



Lisnamult Indoor Market is this Sunday

Lisnamult Indoor Market will be held in Greenfields Childcare Centre, Lisnamult on Sunday, October 13th from 12 noon to 4 pm. All welcome.


Roscommon Heritage Group meeting

Roscommon Heritage Group will meet on Tuesday, the 15th of October at 8.30 pm in Gleeson’s Townhouse in Roscommon town square.

  The aim of the group is to conserve archaeology for future generations. Please contact our secretary Theresa on 087-7554393 for more information.


Oran GAA Football Club table quiz

Oran GAA Football Club are holding a table quiz as a fundraiser for the intermediate team who have reached the county final. The table quiz takes place in Cuisle Accessible Holiday Resort on Saturday, the 12th of October, starting at 9 pm. There will be an auction and raffle on the night. A table of 4 will cost €40.

  If you would like to contribute to the auction/raffle, your support would be greatly appreciated.


Calling all owners of old vehicles

The pupils of Ballinagare, Frenchpark and Fairymount National Schools are currently working on the theme of ‘Travel and Transport’. They are doing this as part of a collaborative cluster, working also with the Frenchpark pre-school and St. Nathy’s College. They would really love if anybody who has old vehicles (cars, tractors, bikes, etc.) would be willing to show them to the group.

  If you can help in any way, please contact the cluster co-ordinator, Caroline Madigan on 089-49870564 or 086-1685367.


Statue unveiling at Cloontuskert Cemetery

The Cloontuskert Cemetery Committee will be unveiling the statue of Our Lady of Fatima and the three visionaries at Cloontuskert Cemetery this Sunday (October 13th) at 3 pm.

  Proceedings will commence with the blessing of the statue and the consecration of the Holy Souls to the Sacred Heart of Our Lady of Fatima for her protection. This will be followed by the Rosary.



Talk at Solas Family Resource Centre in Ballygar

Solas Family Resource Centre, Ballygar are hosting a talk on caring for your health naturally, using Doterra Oils.  Regina and Donna will speak about how Doterra oils can impact and benefit your overall health and wellbeing, while reducing the toxins in your daily life. There will be a focus on sleep, reducing anxiety and using the oils for many ailments.  All are welcome on the evening of Friday, October 11th at 8 pm in the old school building, Market Square, Ballygar. The event takes place during Mental Wellbeing Week.


MS Ireland open meeting

An open meeting of MS Ireland’s Roscommon branch will take place on Tuesday, October 15th at 7.30 pm in St. Joseph’s Community Resource Centre, Abbeytown, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.

  The meeting will begin with a prayer before there will be a discussion on physiotherapy, yoga and exercise programme. There will then be an informal presentation on the MS Ireland website by Mags Ryan.

  The branch Christmas party, calendars and branch Christmas Card arrangements will also be discussed on the night.

  There will be tea/coffee and refreshments to round off the evening. You are invited to attend this meeting and your presence and input will be greatly appreciated.  Please let organisers know whether or not you can come along for a cuppa at