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Church of the Holy Family Newsletter – Sun. 3rd Dec. 2021

Church webcam link: mcnmedia.tv/camera/church-of-the-holy-family-ardara Schedule of Masses for This Coming Week Monday at 10.00am: Anniversary of Neil Boyle. Tuesday at 10.00am: Anniversaries of Rose and Packie McConnell. Wednesday 8th December is the Feast of the Immaculate Virgin Mary, and is a Holy Day.Masses on Wednesday at 10.00am and 7.30pm. Thursday at 10.00am: The deceased of […]

Ardara News 30th November 2021

Big Switch On The big switch on of the Christmas lights will take place this coming Sunday 5th December at 6.00 pm. As in all other towns, we have decided to switch them on quietly due to the present Covid restrictions, but the town will look lovely with a great variety of new lights. Anyone […]

Church of the Holy Family Newsletter – Sun. 28th Nov. 2021

Church webcam link: mcnmedia.tv/camera/church-of-the-holy-family-ardara Schedule of Masses for This Coming Week Monday and Tuesday at 10.00am Wednesday at 7.30pm: Anniversary of Francie and Mary McHugh, Leaconnell Thursday at 10.00am: Anniversary of Kathleen and Phil Gallagher Friday is the First FridayMass at 10.00am: Anniversary of Junior SloweyMass at 7.30pm: Anniversary of Mae McElhinney Saturday at 11.00am: […]

Roadworks Between Glenties and Fintown

Donegal County Council wishes to advise that due to essential road works, the R250 road between Glenties and Fintown will be blocked for a short period from 9.30am – 1pm tomorrow Friday 26th November. The exact location of the road blockage will be at Glenmacannive in Glenties for 700m. This road will be re-opened to […]

Donegal G.A.P. Heritage and History AGM

Revised 2021 AGM arrangements Due to the current Covid-19 situation, Donegal G.A.P. Heritage and History Group’s 2021 AGM will now be held remotely via Zoom at the previously communicated time of 11.00am on Saturday, 4th December. If you wish to attend the AGM please email ardaraheritagehistory@gmail.com by Tuesday, 30th November. We look forward to seeing you there. […]

Ardara News 23rd November 2021

“Keep Your hands to Yourself” Festival The “Keep Your Hands to Yourself” Festival was a great success last weekend the 19th November, and saw Ardara having its only festival in the 2021 Calendar. The committee thought this event worked out very effectively. As the name suggests, it was in compliance with proper Covid restrictions but […]

Church of the Holy Family Newsletter – Sun. 21st Nov. 2021

Church webcam link: mcnmedia.tv/camera/church-of-the-holy-family-ardara Schedule of Masses for This Coming Week Monday at 10.00am: Anniversary of Rose Connolly. Tuesday at 10.00am: Special Intention. Tuesday at 7.30pm: Annual Mass in memory of the young people of the community who have died. Wednesday: Anniversary of Pat and Gertie O’Hart. Thursday at 10.00am: Anniversary of Cissie Johnston. Friday […]

Ardara News 16th November 2021

“Keep Yer Hands to Yerself” Festival The “Keep Yer hands to Yerself” Festival is running from this Friday 19th to Sunday 24th November. It replaces the Matchmaking Festival this year, and instead of wearing green, amber or red stickers for availability, it’ll be red all the way! We’re inviting trad musicians from all over Ireland […]

Remembrance Day

A Remembrance Day Service being held at St. Conal’s Church, Ardara, this Sunday, (November 14th), will record the names of those from Ardara, Glenties and the surrounding area, who lost their lives during the First World War. It will also record the names of those who died during the Second World War. The service begins […]

Church of the Holy Family Newsletter – Sun. 14th Nov. 2021

Church webcam link: mcnmedia.tv/camera/church-of-the-holy-family-ardara Schedule of Masses for This Coming Week Monday at 10.00am: Deceased of the Brogan family, Garrowart Tuesday at 10.00am: Deceased of the St. Vincent de Paul Society Wednesday at 7.30pm: John Byrne Anniversary Thursday at 10.00am: Special Intention Friday at 7.30pm: Seamus Craig Anniversary Saturday at 11.00am: Una Breslin AnniversarySaturday at […]

Church of the Holy Family Newsletter – Sun. 7th Nov. 2021

Church webcam link: mcnmedia.tv/camera/church-of-the-holy-family-ardara Schedule of Masses for This Coming Week Monday at 10.00am: NovenaMonday at 7.30pm: Month’s Mind of Ann Gildea Tuesday at 10.00am: Novena Wednesday at 7.30pm: Novena Thursday at 10.00am: Anniversary of Marina Gildea Friday at 7.30pm: Memorial of Aaron McCafferty Saturday at 11.00am: Anniversary of Sylvester MearnsSaturday at 730pm: Anniversary of […]

Ardara News 4th November 2021

County Final The Donegal Senior B final between Ardara and St. Eunan’s has been provisionally fixed for Sunday next at 5.15pm in Ballybofey. We would ask our supporters to get the flags out now this week to show some support for the lads as we bid to win our first Senior B Championship. For those […]

Ardara News 30th Oct 2021

Dúchas You can still send us in your articles, stories, photos or memories for the up and coming 2021 edition of The Duchas Annual. As usual we will have this available in the shops to buy before Christmas. We have extended the deadline for submissions until Sunday 7th November. You can email us at duchasannual@gmail.com […]

Church of the Holy Family Newsletter – Sun. 24th Oct 2021

Church webcam link: mcnmedia.tv/camera/church-of-the-holy-family-ardara Anniversary Masses This Coming Week Monday 25th 10.00am Deceased Members of the Boyle family, Roughra Wednesday 27th 7.30pm Gerry McNelis Friday 29th 7.30pm Memorial Mass for Tommy Feeney Saturday 30th 11.00am Month’s Mind for Vincent McGlinchey Saturday 30th 7.30pm Deceased members of the Sharpe and McLaughlin families Daily Masses Monday, Tuesday […]

Church of the Holy Family Newsletter – Sun. 17th Oct 2021

Church webcam link: mcnmedia.tv/camera/church-of-the-holy-family-ardara Anniversary Masses This Coming Week Monday 18th Deceased of the Boyle family, Tullymore Tuesday 19th Hugh & Molly Melly and Mary Sheerin Wednesday 20th Marian McGill and deceased of Murray Family Thursday 21st Sinead Dorrian and George O’Gara Friday 22nd Deceased members of Ardara GAA Club Saturday 11.00am Con Breslin Saturday […]

Road Works

Donegal County Council wishes to advise that due to the essential road works, the R261 road between Ardara and Narin/Portnoo will be blocked from 7am – 4pm this Saturday 16th October. The exact location of the road closure will be at the funeral home between Beagh Bridge and Kilclooney Bridge. Motorists are advised to use […]

Ardara News 12th October 2021

First official Festival After Lockdown Ardara is proud to be fit to announce that our new festival will take place on the weekend starting Friday 19th November until Sunday 21st November. Traditionally the Matchmaking Festival would be taking place around then but with all the emphasis on social distancing etc. we are calling this Festival […]