Ardee schools get a great mention for their efforts for the tidy towns Togher lip sync battle
Those involved in tidy towns in Ardee are still on a high after getting a National Gold Medal in 2018.
One group they really want to thank are all the schools in the area.
The judges heaped great praise on the schools for their fabulous grounds and that was well deserved.
The promotion of green schools and flags, along with clean ups, are all vital.
Dunleer TT table quiz
Dunleer Tidy Towns were due to have a Table Quiz on 3rd October 2018 and is now put back to the 11th October 2018 at 8.30pm in Shearmans Bar.
The Master of Ceremonies for the night is Maurice Ward. This will ensure a good nights fun for all. If you have been attending the table quiz in the past then you will know that there is a serious and a fun side to the night.
Naomh Fionnbarra G.F.C. and St. Anne’s Camogie Club are hosting a Lip Sync Battles fundraising event on Saturday 29th December 2018 at the City North Hotel which promises to be the event of the year.
An information evening was held in Slans Pub Annagassan. Both clubs unveiled the main sponsor for the event on the night - Connect Credit Union (which covers the Togher/Kilsaran area). Connect Credit Union were also on hand to present their generous sponsorship cheque. Naomh Fionnbarra G.F.C., St. Anne’s Camogie Club and Lip Sync Battle Ireland are very much looking forward to this Christmas Show! Everyone in the parish is encouraged to support the event.
Bliss tea rooms delight
BLISS Tea Rooms in Ardee - which are now almost internationally famous - We are now taking bookings for Halloween Themed Afternoon Tea
Bookings available from the 13th of October onwards. €20 for an adult, €12.50 for a child . Book early to avoid disappointment .
Tidy towns awards night
The Awards Night for Gardens and Shops etc, in Dunleer will go ahead on Thursday 15th November at 8pm in the Grove in Dunleer where local effort in the area of gardens and Tidy Towns Volunteers will be rewarded.
They will have the Christmas Raffle for Tidy Towns on 14th December 2018 at the Market House in Dunleer
Annagassan 10k run
The wonderfully scenic Annagassan 10k for 2018 takes place on November 17th 2018 at 11.00am in Annagassan
26new homes for Dunleer
Bellscape Ltd. have been granted permission for the construction of a total of 26 two storey dwellings in a mix of detached, semi-detached and terraced form on Main Street, Dunleer.
The development also provides for a new vehicular entrance onto Main Street/R132, a riverside amenity path, a public footpath along the site frontage on the east side of Main Street /R132, all associated site development works including alterations to ground levels, internal roads and footpaths, eletricity substation(s), car parking, open space, public lighting, landscaping and boundary treatments.
Dunleer church concert
On Friday, 26th October at 8pm, singing duo Gavan Ring (baritone) and his wife Nicola (soprano) along with pianist Aoife O’Sullivan will perform an evening of showstopping arias and duos from the world of opera and operetta.
Taking place in St. Brigid’s Church. Dunleer, this concert is a charity fundraiser for Down Syndrome Ireland, Louth Meath Branch. Tickets are €20 which includes an interval wine reception, and now on sale from the Market House in Dunleer at 089 9854278.
SQUARE United seniors are to play their games on the Ardee Community School’s pitch. .
But after over 30 years on the boys school field, they won’t be leaving it as the juveniles will be keeping the Square United name there.
Ardee Hospice concert night in the Nuremore Hotel on Thursday 25th October. The show starts at 8 pm with the great Mike Denver and special guest Caitlin. For tickets, contact the Nuremore at 0429671300 or Paddy on 086 3555555.