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Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 13th July 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Sympathy It is with great sympathy we record the recent death in Birmingham, England the death of Liam Murphy, formerly of Cloontuskert. Liam was predeceased by his wife Peggy. He is survived by his sons Liam and…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 6th July 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Working from Home Longford Public Participation Networks (PPN) is carrying out a survey for everyone that is travelling out of the county to work. If you would like to log into the survey, please do and register…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 29th June 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Lanesboro receives €468,750 for Regeneration Gerard Farrell on the final day as Cathaoirleach of Longford County Council was the bearer of great news for Lanesboro when he announced that €468,750 was awarded to Lanesboro by Minister for…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 8th June 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Thank You Fr Reilly would like to thank everyone who continue to drop in the weekly envelopes into the presbytery. The generosity of those people despite the hardship they themselves have to bear in those difficult circumstances…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 1st June 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Death The entire area was plunged into grief when we learned of the death on Sunday 24th May at University Hospital, Roscommon of Johnny Kelly, Avondale, Ballyleague. Johnny, as he was known in our house, and more…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 25th May 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Incredible Celebrating 10 years in existence and in that time have hosted hugely successful triathlons on a yearly basis and last year were awarded the prestigious honour of being selected as Irish Triathlon club of the Year.…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 18th May 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Death The entire community was saddened and shocked on Tuesday last 12th May when the news broke of the death at the University College Hospital Galway of Johnny Carberry, Cloontuskert. Johnny was a character of note and…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 11th May 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Tri Club Lockdown Challenge Continues Last week Lanesboro Triathlon Club Members began a marathon run in aid of the Palliative Care Department at Roscommon University Hospital. The aim was to raise €2000 for the Palliative Care Department…