Latest News – 13-12-2020

Club Lotto


Our lotto draw was held on Monday last, December 7th. The Jackpot was €3,800. The numbers drawn were as follows:

10, 15, 23, 27. There was no Jackpot winner. The three €50 winners were as follows:

Niall Kiernan, Leitrim Cross

David Jordan, Ardagh

Philomena & Malachy Scott, Ballinamuck


The Jackpot now stands at €4,000 and the draw takes place this Monday, December 21st. There are lots of extra prizes in this draw for Christmas so make so to play on Clubspot


Please continue to support our club lotto at the following website:

To support Fr. Manning Gaels please purchase from under the Fr. Manning Gaels GFC lotto section.


Walk Your Parish

Well done to our 75 runners who clocked up over 1,300km this week in the Walk Your Parish challenge. This is the last week of it and you can still join in until the 20th. Download and sign up to the STRAVA app (free) and follow Longford Sports Partnership and request to join your parish team, then record your walk on STRAVA. You can also send a screenshot from your fitness tracker to


National Club Draw


The National Club Draw is back and tickets will be available for purchase on Clubspot this week or from any member of the executive. First prize is a brand-new Renault Clio. This year the club is running a Gaels specific draw where one lucky person who buys from us will win €1,000. Tickets cost €10, a book of 5 costs €50.


Annual Christmas Quiz

Our popular annual Christmas quiz is back this year, but with a difference. We will do it online this year through Quizizz, with cash prizes for the top 3 and spot prizes at random. Quiz will take place on Sunday, December 27th at 9pm. Keep an eye on the notes and social media for further details closer to the time.



We extend our sincere sympathy to the family and friends of Pauline Rogers (Brocklagh) and Donal Farrell (Derawley), who both passed away last week. Solas na bhFlaitheas orthu



Our AGM will take place on Sunday, December 27th outdoors in Monaduff. Time to be confirmed


St. Vincent’s


Best of luck to new Chairman Derek McKeon and the incoming executive who were voted in at the minor AGM at the weekend. Thank you to Samantha Cullen and the outgoing for all their work over the past year