Cliffoney-Grange News - May 23, 2014

Barn Dance

Barn Dance

Nuala’s Barn Dance will be held in Grange Hall on Friday 23rd May. Music on the night by the ever popular duo, Brendan and Pat Mc Gee. Admission 8 euro including supper. Dancing from 9.00pm

- 12. All proceeds will be donated to the North West Hospice in memory of our dear friend Nuala. Nuala who many years ago stood alongside all of us young mothers at the time, cheering on our under- 12 sons at every match. Fond memories of a wonderful person. Your support would be greatly appreciated. A great night’s dancing guaranteed.

Benbulben FC

Benbulben FC are currently recruiting players to join our new junior team. If you are reliable, willing to really be part of a team and be a team player please text information to 087 9150965.We are looking for players in all positions.

Text Alert

Cliffoney Community Text Alert launch night in Cliffoney Hall, Thursday 22nd May at 8pm. Everyone is encouraged to attend for more information and to complete registration. Guest speakers on the night! Spread the word and bring a friend.

Book Signing

A Book Signing will take place on Saturday 7th June at Eason’s in O’Connell’s Street, Sligo between 2 and 4pm by Frank Connolly. Frank is the author of the book Tom Gilmartin - The Man who brought down a Taoiseach and Exposed the Greed and Corruption at the Heart of Irish Politics. All welcome to come and have books signed by Frank Connolly. If you have already purchased a book, then bring it along on the day.

Padre Pio Glove

Padre Pio Glove will be in St. Molaise’s Church Cliffoney Friday 6th June 7pm. The glove will then be at the home of Kathleen and Gene Sheerin, Castlegal from Saturday 7th-Wednesday 11th June inc. 10.30am-6.30pm each day. All welcome.

Thank You

We thank Bishop Jones for his twenty years as Bishop as well as his years as a priest working in this parish and around Sligo, particularly in his work with Sligo Social Services. His commitment and generosity in serving people was extraordinary. We wish him every blessing and joy in his upcoming retirement.


Congratulations to the children from our four local national schools,Grange, Cliffoney, Carns and Castlegal celebrated their First Holy Communion this weekend. A sincere thank you to their teachers, Fr. Christy and their parents who have all worked together since last September preparing them for this very special day.

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