26 December 2012

Fundraiser for Woodford Christmas Lights
The Local Bus
Portumna Bridge Club
Women's Little Christmas at The Ferry Inn
Church Gate Collections
Circuit Training / Gymball
Voices in the Loft

Fundraiser for Woodford Christmas Lights
Fundraiser for Woodford Christmas Lights on Friday 28th December in Walsh's Bar, Woodford. Music, fun and fantastic prizes guaranteed on the night! Tickets €2 available from committee members or from local businesses. Please support. If anybody would like to sponsor the Christmas lights, give prize for raffle for our Fundraiser it would be greatly appreciated. Prizes/ donations can be left in Canning's shop, Walsh's Bar or can be given to committee members.


The Local Bus
The Local Bus weekday service from Portumna to Loughrea return will not run from 20th December to 6th January. Service resumes on 7th January. All other Local Bus services will run as normal over the festive season. Tel: IRD 090-9741867.


Portumna Bridge Club
10th December at Portumna Golf Club: 1st Joe Ryan & Declan Fahy, 2nd Pauline McKeon & Pauric Murray, Gross Bridget Brereton & Tony Ryan, 3rd Mary Burbage & Sheila Dillon, 4th Geraldine Canning & Conor Finch, 5th Sr Patrice Coen & Patricia Eames, 6th Teresa Dillon & Elizabeth Ryan, 7th Mary Darcy & Sheila Darcy, 8th Kaye Duddy & Patsy Hanbury, 9th Mary Jo Kelly & Fr. P J Bracken.

Sincere thanks to Muirne Goode Ladies Day Boutique for her generous sponsorship of our recent competition.

'79 Bridge Club at Portumna Golf Club: 1st Teresa Dillon & Pauline Mc Keon, 2nd Elizabeth Ryan & Geraldine Canning, Gross Charlie Mullen & Pauric Murray, 3rd Frances Mc Crory & Marian Molloy, 4th Lorna Stoddart & Des Lynch, 5th Bernie Larkin & Brid Mc Namara, 6th Mary Jo Kelly & Eileen Smith, 7th Cecilia Cox & John Craig.


Women's Little Christmas at The Ferry Inn
Women's Little Christmas - reviving the irish tradition - at The Ferry Inn on Saturday 5th January at 8.30pm. Stuff the Turkey Girls, its time to Party!! Calling all women, mothers, daughters, sisters and friends come and enjoy a night of pampering. Enjoy champagne and canepes, with fabulous hair demos, make up artists, manicure's indian head message, and much much more. Time to hang up the apron girls and get your glad rags on - prize for best dressed lady, and round the evening off to your favourite 80's disco hits.

Tickets €10.00, on sale now at Ladies Day Boutique and The Ferry Inn, which includes free entry into a draw for a luxury hotel break for 2 people. Boys, this is an ideal stocking filler for the ladies in your life!!


Church Gate Collections
Sincere Thank You to all who contributed to the recent Croi West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation Church Gate collection held at the end of November. Amount raised at St. Brigid's Church was €436.99.

Saint Vincent de Paul Church Gate Collection: A total of €734 was collected in Portumna. Many thanks to all who contributed. If you are in need of help please contact us on confidential number 087-3650922.

Sunflower Chernobyl Appeal Church Gate Collection: We would like to thank the people of Portumna, Gortanumera & Boula for their kind generosity the amount collected was €559.


Circuit Training / Gymball
Circuit Training / Gymball class incorporating circuits and gymball pilates will re-commence on Monday 14th January from 10 am to 11 am in Portumna Town Hall. This class is suitable for all ages and all fitness levels and participants are encouraged to work at their own level. Details and booking from Gayle at 087 2185283 or Mgt. 087 7420466.


Voices in the Loft
'Voices in The Loft' which has been compiled by Aideen O'Reilly. It is a history in photographs and stories of The Portumna Players 1945-2011. The book is now available on Kenny's of Galway website (kennys.ie) this book comes highly recommend and includes numerous photographs and articles on past productions. Aideen has put two years of her life into producing this detailed history of the players and her late Da, Michael O Reilly (salt of the earth). It would make a lovely present at nay time but especially over the Christmas period.


Return to Top of Page

Picture This Photography, Portumna
Homepage   -   About   -   Contact   -   Links   -   Site Map   -   Privacy Statement