W/E 10/01/2016

posted Jan 5, 2016, 3:35 AM by John O'Sullivan

Christmas Wedding.

 Kevin O'Regan, son of Michael and the late Margaret O'Regan of Dromore, Ruan married Kathleen O'Rourke, daughter of Seamus and Bridie O'Rourke of Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim recently, at St. Mary's Church, Glenfarne.  Celebrant was Fr. John Quinn, P.P.
Bestman was Kevin's brother, Declan and groomsman was Francis O'Halloran.
Bridesmaids were Nora O'Brien and Majella Darcy. Kathleen's niece, Molly O'Brien was flowergirl and pageboy was Kathleen's nephew,  Jack O'Brien.
The reception was held  in The Landmark Hotel, Carrick-on-Shannon.

Ruan G.A.A.
Following a reconvened A.G.M. of the local G.A.A. Club, Flan Lyons was elected as Secretary, with Niall O'Connor taking on the role of assistant Secretary. 
The positions of child protection officer and wellbeing officer have yet to be filled.

Out Hunting.
Over sixty horses took to the roads around Ruan on Wed. of last week, as members of the Clare Hunt rode out, and on New Year's Day the it was the turn of the Turkey Trotters, when sixty five turned up. 
Despite the inclement weather, they enjoyed the day's outing, following which many of them retired to the local pub for refreshments.