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Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 27th January 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Lanesboro/Rathcline and the Dáil Lanesborough through the Lens by local historian John Casey tells us that post famine the population of Lanesboro was 390 people. This was a time that only the aristocracy could vote and a…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 20th January 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Death Last Friday 10th January it was with great sadness we learned of the death at his residence of Edward Nealon/Éamonn Ó Nialláin, The Green following a short illness bravely borne. Ned as he was most commonly…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 13th January 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes New County Chairman Many congratulations to Albert Cooney who recently took the reins of Longford GAA when he was elected to Chairman of the County Board at the recent county convention. Albert was Treasurer for the past…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 6th January 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Potential Accommodation Providers sought The invitation to anybody in the Lanesboro, Ballyleague, Killashee, Newtowncashel and the surrounding towns and parishes are beginning to express their interest in providing B&B, Guest House and house rental. Fáilte Ireland will…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 9th December 2019

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Santa comes to O’Brien’s Last Saturday evening Rathcline Senior club approached Martina and myself to see if they could host Santa Claus in our shop on Sunday next. We readily agreed and were very happy and indeed…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 2nd December 2019

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Christmas Whist Drive Lanesboro Social Services gives greatly to people in need in our community. They cannot do all this great work without your continued support either by your attendance at the monthly Whist Drives or by…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 25th November 2019

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes The best in Ireland On Saturday night last 23rd November in the Conrad Hotel Dublin Triathlon Ireland held its annual awards and presentation night. Lanesboro Triathlon club travelled in great numbers and with some hope of national…