Latest News – 16-02-2020

Senior Scór

Pride of place this week goes to Shane Hagan who won the Senior Scór Solo Signing county title in Abbeylara at the weekend. Shane now goes on to represent Longford in the Leinster Semi finals. Hard luck to our Set Dancers: Sinéad Corrigan, Catherine Heaney, Laura Mimnagh, Sinéad Breslin, Siobhán Gearty, Emma Duffy, Catherine Collum and Aisling Nertney who performed brilliantly but narrowly missed out on the title. Thank you to Lorraine and Von Corrigan for co-ordinating once again this year


The lotto draw was held in O’Reilly’s Bar, Drumlish on Monday last, February 10th. The Jackpot was €2,600.

The numbers drawn were as follows:

10, 17, 20, 26

There was no winner.

€30 winners

  1. Jack & Eileen, c/o Quinn’s Bar
  2. Rianne Lynam, Church View Drive, Drumlish
  3. Nellie McGoldrick, Ennybegs, Killoe
  4. Nancy Walshe, Aughnacliffe
  5. Paddy O’Neill, Drumlish

€20 Sellers’ Prize

  1. Jimmy Courtney x2

The next draw is in The Mill Bar, Drumlish on Monday, February 24th. The Jackpot is now €2,800. Tickets are available from the usual outlets and from any member of the executive. On lotto duty this weekend are Stephen Cosgrave and Gearóid Nertney. Thank you to everyone who continues to support our lotto.

Gaeltacht Grant

Grant application forms for students wishing to attend the Gaeltacht this summer are now available. If interested, please contact Lorraine Corrigan


Best of luck to Paddy Collum, manager Padraic Davis and the rest of the Longford team and management as they face Down in the National League this weekend. Hard luck to Conor Keenan and the Longford U20s on their defeat by Dublin in the Leinster Championship

Club Membership

Club Membership for the forthcoming year is now available. The cost is €30 for adults and €15 for students. Membership is required for all playing members and for use of the gym. Membership entitles you to attend monthly club meetings and if received before March 31st, entitles you to a vote at next year’s AGM and entry into the draw for All Ireland tickets. To pay please contact Registrar, Bridie Reilly