Ardara Community Notices 24th April 2018

Ardara radio station back on air

OweneaFM, the community radio station based at Kentucky, Ardara, was broadcasting again. following its transmitter being repositioned at Doohill after discussions with the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.Any listeners to the radio on 100.8, who previously received the station, but now have difficulty, should contact or speak to a member of the radio team.The past year has been a further success story for the station, which transmits every weekend to listeners in the area surrounding Ardara, Glenties, Portnoo and around the world via is also a mini-player in our side bar →) 

”Cup of Tae” Festival honours Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh

The “Cup of Tae” Festival this year will honour Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and as of now seats are going fast for the Opening Concert in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel on Friday 4th May.It is expected all of the group Altan will be along also, as will many top stars who plan to attend to honour this lovely lady.To make sure of your seat please contact Stephen on 087 2424590 or the Nesbitt Arms Hotel or email 

Schools of Music

Schools of Music will be held during the Cup of Tae Festival. Master Tutor will be Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh and will be assisted by her nephew Ciarain O Maonaigh.This is a great opportunity to be taught by professional musicians. Contact Stephen for more info 087 2424590 

Ulster Bank Drop in Service

Eve Curran Community continues to offer a drop-in service at Shanaghan House every Wednesday 11-1. Eve is also available by email and phone and will continue to offer one to one appointments at customers’ homes or suitable meeting place by arrangement if needed.The Mobile Bank service continues its operation as usual and customers can also avail of An Post facilities as normal.Community Banker services: One to one Financial Health Checks, Assisting with general accounts queries, products and services, Alternative ways to bank safely, including registering for online banking, Fraud and scam awareness/digital safety, arrange one to one appointments if you prefer Eve can be reached on 087 1926529 and 

We will be having another Pop Up Art day on Saturday the 28th of April.

Meeting at the Heritage Centre, Ardara at 11am. Finished about 3 or 4. Weather permitting.We will spend the morning sketching outside, otherwise we will be painting still life indoors. All materials provided.€10 per adult, €5 senior citizens, children u12 go free. Please note children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.Everyone welcome!For more information call Colm 087 322 2910 or Eimear 0868337123 or Lauren 087 251 1115. 


The sympathy of the community this week goes to The Sweeney Family, Beagh on the death of Nan Sweeney

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