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Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday March 16 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes St. Patrick’s Day Parade Update In line with the HSE’s Guidelines to call off all parades as well as many other events the organising committee of the Lanesboro Ballyleague St. Patrick’s Day Parade called off our St.…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 9th March 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Tax Relief Scheme A new five-year form is now available in the church porch for parishioners. This form when completed only has to be filled once every 5 years. This scheme is for PAYE taxpayers and proves…

Lanesboro Ballyleague notes Monday 2nd March 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes St. Patrick’s Day Parade Updates St. Patrick’s Day Parade Launch Everyone is invited to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade launch hat will take place in Adie’s bar on Friday night next 6th March at 8.30pm. Everyone is…

Lanesboro Ballylegue notes Monday 17th February 2020

Lanesboro Ballyleague Notes Election Fever in our community The slogan ‘Vote Longford’ never rang truer than on Monday evening last when the final count in the General Election for the Longford Westmeath constituency took place at the John Count McCormack…

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…