23 March 2005 Edition
Imeachtaí and Draw Results
• FUNCTION: Irish Basque Night. 7.30pm Friday 25 March Conway Mill, Falls Road, BELFAST. Táille £5. BYO. Everybody more than welcome
• WHITEROCK WESTROCK MURAL PROJECT: Special invitation to mural unveiling ceremony on Saturday 26 March 2005 at Brittons Parade shops, 1pm, Assemble Westrock Remembrance Garden, BELFAST. 2pm U12 Gaelic Football Blitz-McCory Park. Presentation of Joe Cahill Memorial Sheild by Gerry Adams. Followed by function in O'Donnell's GAC Social Club. Main speaker: Gerry Kelly. Unveiling by Annie Cahill
• SF EASTER FUNCTION: After commemoration ballad session by Law of the Land. 5pm Sunday 26 March, Ormond Hotel, Ormond Quay, DUBLIN. Táille €8
• SF FUNCTION: Saturday 26 March, Rustic Inn, ABBEYSHRULE, County Longford. Live music and speaker
• CEAD BLIAIN CELEBRATION: 9pm Saturday 26 March, Lawlor's Hotel, DUNGARVAN, County Waterford. Music by sidekick. Taille €10
• CÉAD SF 100/EASTER DINNER DANCE: 8pm Easter Saturday 26 March, Holiday Inn, Pearse Street, DUBLIN. Táille €50. Traditional music, Presentations, Easter Power Point Display, Late bar, Raffle and Disco. Organised by Sinn Féin Atha Cliath. Tickets from Ciarán Heaphey on 087-2877054/Andy Kavanagh on 087-2444207/Dublin Office 58 Parnell Square on 01-8728265. E mail: [email protected]
• SF CENTENARY CELEBRATION: 9.30pm Sunday 27 March, Munster Arms Hotel, BANDON, County Cork. Music by Black Rose. Táille €7
• REPUBLICAN COMMEMORATION: Michael Barrett commemoration. Assemble 12.30pm Monday 28 March, Montiagh , EDERNEY, County Fermanagh. Guest Speaker: Pat Doherty MP MLA; concert that night in Mahon's Hotel, with Derek Warfield
• PLAY: A play by Danny Morrison. Directed by Sarah Tipple. Pleasance Theatre, Carpenters Mews, North Road London N7 9EF (nearest tube Caledonian Road), ENGLAND. 12-26 March 7:45pm. Sunday performance 5:15pm (No performance on Mondays). Tickets £8/£6 concessions. Bookings: 0207 609 1800
• DUBLIN EASTER EVENTS 2005 SF CEAD BLIAIN EXHIBITION: See page 17
• WTS MEETINGS: Sat 2 April: Wolfe Tone Society 2nd Annual Dinner & Dance Guest of Honour Martin Ferris TD Sinn Fein at the Emerald Rooms, GAA Club, Ruislip, West End Road, South Ruislip, LONDON. Tickets: £35. Please order early as event was over subscribed last year. Contact details: Peter: 07956 919 871. Denis: 07870 838 509. For further details: Contact [email protected] or call 020 8442 8778 and leave a message. Write to: Wolfe Tone society BM Box 6191, London WC1N 3XX
• REPUBLICAN COMMEMORATION: Annual Roddy McCorley commemoration. 4pm Tuesday 29 March, TOOMEBRIDGE, County Antrim. Local Sinn Féin representative Henry Cushninan will chair the proceedings. Prominent speker in attendance.
• BALLYKISSANE COMMEMORATION: Assemble 2.30pm Sunday 3 April, the Square, KILLORGLIN, County Kerry
• SF FUNCTION: Featuring Irish Brigade. 8.30pm Saturday 9 April, Marble Arch pub, Drimnagh, DUBLIN
• SF FUNCTION: Featuring the Spirit of Freedom and RFB, and DJ. 8pm Friday 22 April, Molloy's pub, Tallaght, DUBLIN. Táille €10
Blanchardstown SF lotto
Winning nos 6,15,22. 5 x €15 consolation prizes: Yvonne Nugent, Aan Maxwell, Dave Kane, Lee and Lara; Shannon Mc. Next week's €560
Weekly Sth Derry SF Draw
Wk two results: 1st Prize £300. Winning number: 1587. Area Ballinascreen; 2nd Prize £100. Winning Number 1574. Area Ballinascreen; 3rd Prize £50. Winning Number 1525 Area Ballinascreen; 4th Prize £50. Winning Number 1494. Area Ballinascreen. Bonus Prize every ten weeks of £500
South Down Memorial Committee Lotto
Winning nos 1,7,14,24. No jackpot winners. Next week's jackpot £850. This week's winners C Kennedy, C/wellan; Petter Igoe, D/patrick; M Mathews, N/castle.
• County Antrim
WREATH LAYINGS: Assemble Cargin, 11.45am; Assemble Dunloy, 11.15am; Assemble Rasharkin, 11.45am; Assemble Loughguile, 12.15pm.
BELFAST: Assemble 1pm, Beechmount Avenue, proceed to Republican Plot, Milltown Cemetery.
ARDOYNE/BONE/LIGONIEL: Assemble 1.30pm, Elmfield Street. Parade leaves prompt 1.45pm. Speaker Gerry Kelly (Belfast)
TOOMEBRIDGE: Annual Roddy McCorley parade. Assemble 4pm at the Drumderg Roundabout and parade to the Roddy McCorley Monument. Prominent speaker .
BELFAST: Upper Springfield. Assemble 1:30pm sharp, New Barnsley/Moyard Parade junction
• County Armagh
BALLYMACNAB: Assemble 1.30pm, Ferla Crossroads.
BELEEK: Gerry Toner Perpetual Trophy, final under-14, Belleek Football field 2pm; Boyle/Cleary cup final, 3.30pm; March to Graveyard 5pm from Beleek Village. Prominent speaker. Function Beleek Country House. Music by Dawn Folk
• County Cavan
KILNAVART: Assemble 12 noon Kilnavart Cemetery. Speaker: Seán MacManus (Sligo)
• County Clare
ENNIS: Assemble 10.30am, Drumcliffe Cemetery
• County Cork
CITY: Assemble 2.30pm National Monument, marching to St Finbarr's Cemetery. Oration by Seán Crowe (Dublin).
BANDON: Assemble 12.30pm, Republican Plot, St Patrick's Cemetery, adjacent to St Patrick's Church. Guest speaker: Toireasa Ferris (Kerry).
• County Derry
The Loup: Main Commemoration, Assemble 2.30pm, Ballyroanan Road and parade to the grave of Brigadier Seán Larkin. Main speaker, Arthur Morgan TD.
Other Commemorations: Assemble Coolcalm, 10.45 am; Assemble Newbridge, 10.45 am; Assemble Lavey, 11.45am; Assemble Maghera, 11.45 am; Assemble Dungiven, 12 noon; Assemble Bellaghy, 12.30pm; Assemble Kilrea, 12.45pm.
SWATRAGH. Assemble at the Diamond, 2.30pm. Main speaker, Barry McElduff MLA.
• County Donegal
DRUMBOE MARTYRS: Assemble 2pm, Johntson's Corner, Stranorlar. Speaker: Alex Maskey: (Belfast)
TIM McGARRY COMMEMORATION: Assemble 11am, Aughnashinnagh. Speakers: Gerry McMonagle and Tony McDaid.
DAMIEN MCFADDEN COMMEMORATION: Assemble 12pm, Drumoughill Graveyard. Speakers: Gerry McMonagle and Tony McDaid.
JOSEPH DUFFY COMMEMORATION: Assemble 12.30pm, Parochial Hall. Speaker: Grainne Mhic Geidigh
FANAD PATRIOTS: Assemble 3pm, Kindrum Monument. Speaker: Grainne Mhic Geidigh
• County Down
DOWNPATRICK: Assemble 6pm Scotch Street, proceed to Republican Monument. Prominent speakers. Followed by function in RGU club rooms. Music by Glas Bán Ór. 8 to late. Táille £5.
• County Dublin
ARBOUR HILL: Assemble 11am Arbour Hill Cemetery, Stoneybatter for wreath-laying ceremony at 1916 leaders' graves. Chaired by Cllr Felix Gallagher. Main Speaker: Bernard Fox (Belfast).
HOWTH: Asgard commemoration. Assemble 2pm, East Pier
SOUTH CENTRAL: Assemble 12pm, SF Office, 347 Ballyfermot Road, and march to Countess Markievicz Park
CRUMLIN: Assemble 2.30pm, the Field, Errigal Gardens, (back of Crumlin Hospital) and then at Crumlin Shopping Centre at 2.45pm, then march to Eamonn Ceannt Memorial Park. Refreshments in the Transport Club, Clogher Road
CITY: Morning wreath laying: Assemble 11am at Glasnevin Gates for march to Republican Monument. Main Rally: Assemble 1.30pm Garden of Remembrance, Parnell Square and march to GPO. Speaker: Martin McGuinness (Derry).
DÚN LAOGHAIRE: Assemble 2.30pm, Baker's Corner and march to Deansgrange Cemetery
• County Galway
North Connemara: Wreath-laying ceremonies: Tooreena Cemetery, Tullycross, 2pm. Ardbear Cemetery, Clifden, 3.15pm
North Connemara: Main commemoration. Thomas Whelan monument, Clifden, 4pm. Main speaker, Cllr Dermot Connolly. Function afterwards in Central Bar, Main Street, Clifden.
BALLINASLOE: Assemble 12 noon St Michaels Square. Speaker: Bairbre De Bruin
ROS MUC: Assemble 3.30pm, Teach an Piarais
• County Kerry
LISTOWEL: Assemble 6.30pm O'Connell's Avenue
TRALEE: Assemble 3pm, the Pike Man, Denny Street
• County Laois
MOUNTMELLICK: Assemble 2.15pm O'Connell Square and march to Volunteer Patrick Phelan grave in St Joseph's Cemetery for wreath-laying ceremony. Speaker: Matt Carthy (Monaghan)
• County Limerick
CITY: Assemble 12.30pm Munster Fair Tavern, and march to Republican Plot, Mount St Laurence Cemetery. Speaker: Killian Forde (Dublin).
• County Longford
LONGFORD TOWN: Assemble 2.30pm at Market Square for march to Monument, Cathedral Car Park. Speaker: Matt Carthy (Monaghan); Social afterward in the Dandy Diner
• County Louth
DUNDALK: Wreath-laying ceremony at Watters Brothers' Memorial, Quay St, Dundalk, 12noon. Local Sinn Féin Councillor Ian Dooley to chair.
KNOCKBRIDGE: Wreath-laying ceremony at Republican Memorial, Knockbridge Graveyard, 2pm.
DUNDALK: Assemble3pm, Market Square march to Republican Plot, St Patrick's Cemetery, Newry Road. Speaker: Martina Anderson (Derry). Function afterwards in Clanbrassil Hotel.
DROGHEDA: Assemble 11am St Peter's Church to the Halpin/Moran Monument, Marsh Road. Speaker Martina Anderson (Derry).
KILLEEN: Assemble 1.30pm, at the borderfor march to Memorial on Kelly's Road.
• County Mayo
ACHILL: Assemble 10am, Dookinella. Speaker: Rita O'Hare (Belfast)
KILKELLY: Assemble 3pm. Speaker: Rita O'Hare (Belfast)
CASTLEBAR: Assemble 1pm, Grave of Volunteer Séamus Mac Evilly, Old Cemetery. Speaker: Rita O'Hare (Belfast)
• County Meath
DULEEK: Leaves Ashbourne Church 12 noon to monument. Prominent speaker.
• County Monaghan
INNISKEEN: Assemble 2.30pm, Gratten's GAA Grounds. Speaker: Conor Murphy (Armagh).
MONAGHAN TOWN: Assemble: 3pm, O'Hanlon Memorial, Clones Road march for to Latlurcan Cemetery. Oration: Gerry Kelly (Belfast).
WREATH LAYINGS: (Morning). Check locally for times. Annyalla, Carrickroe, Castleblayney, Clara, Clontibret, Corcaghan, Raferagh, Trinity (Rockcorry), Tyholland.
SCOTSHOUSE: Assemble Community Centre,11am. Speaker: Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin TD.
CLONES: Assemble 1.30pm, The Diamond. Speaker: Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin TD.
• County Tyrone
ARDBOE: Lough Shore Martyrs. Assemble 2pm, Diamond Corner. Speaker: Martin Ferris (Kerry).
COALISLAND: Assemble 3pm, the Square. Speaker: Gerry Kelly (Belfast).
WREATH LAYINGS: Moy, Drumragh (Old Graveyard)
CARRICKMORE: Assemble 3.30pm. Speaker: Pat Doherty (Donegal).
LOCAL COMMEMORATIONS: Aghyaran 12pm; Altmore 10am; Aughnagar 9.30am; Carrickmore 12pm; Broughderg 11.30am; Donaghmore 11.45am; Cranagh 10.45am; Dunmoyle 10.45am; Drumragh 1.30pm; Eglish 11.45am; Edendork 10.45am; Greencastle 9.30am; Galbally 10.30am; Loughmacrory 12.30pm; Kildress 12.15pm; Pomeroy 11.30am; Rock 10am; Tullysaran 10.45am; Clonoe 12.30pm.
WREATH LAYINGS: Ardboe, Ballinderry, Ardboe Old Cross, Castlederg.Cookstown, Dunamore, Dungannon (Carland Road), Fintona, Moortown, Trillick, Seskinore
BROCKAGH: Assemble 1pm
• County Waterford
KILLROSSANTY: Assemble 3pm. Speaker: Mary Lou McDonald
• County Westmeath
MOATE: Assemble 3pm, Gap House.
• County Wexford
WEXFORD TOWN: Assemble 11.45 Crescent Quay, Parade to Republican Plot, Crosstown Cemetery. Speaker: Cllr John Dwyer
BALLYMORE: Assemble 3pm, commemoration at grave of hunger striker, Joe Whitty
MURRINTOWN: Assemble 12pm
ENNISCORTHY: Assemble 2pm, Templeshannon Quay, parade to Republican Plot, St Mary's Cemetery. Speaker: Cllr Larry O'Toole (Dublin).
• County Wiclow
ARKLOW: Assemble 3.45pm, Lower Tinahafk and march to Main Street Park