Strokestown Ladies GAA has been approved to play junior football!!
Our first training session is taking place on Friday 22nd February 2019 and we hope to have a great turnout. All new and past members are welcome to join.
Best of luck to the girls and management for the year ahead 🖤💛🖤💛
On Friday 15th February 2019, starting at 2200hrs, the Percy French Hotel is calling all singles to their Country Dancing 'Meet & Mingle' evening.
Come along and show off your rodeo heels!!
Imagine.ie has today announced investment in rural broadband for Roscommon & Galway. It is to invest €300m in rolling out Irelands first 5G wireless broadband service, specifically focusing on rural Ireland.
Between now and next June the new 5G broadband service with speeds of 150mbps will be available on masts including Sliabh Ban, Strokestown.
This service by Imagine will be available to 300/400 customers at each location with an installation cost of €150 and a monthly charge of €60. Those wishing to avail of the service can register at www.imagine.ie
While this service does not suit everybody, it will help many of those in rural Ireland who can access it, to operate from home and shows that progress is being made in rolling out broadband services across Ireland.
Imagine intend to double the number of sites where this 5G service is available between June 2019 and June 2020, with 325 sites connected nationwide.
Attached is the mast locations to be operational by the end of June and the coverage map.
Don't forget about the Coffee Morning that is taking place, in Forget-Me-Not photographers, on Friday 15th February 2019 (from 11.00am until 16.00pm).
There will be raffle tickets on sale for only €2 a strip with 3 prizes to be won, with prosecco, vouchers, chocolates and much more up for grabs!!
All proceeds raised go to Hope For The Homeless!
See you there!
A meeting of the Co. Roscommon Historical and Archaeological Society will take place at 2000hrs on Tuesday, 12th February 2019, in the Percy French Hotel, Strokestown.
Following the meeting, at 2030hrs (sharp), a talk entitled “The White Plague” – The silent terror of TB will be given by Eilish Feeley.
The Silver Eel restaurant and B&B is holding an amazing fund-raising event, on Saturday 9th February 2019, in aid of Cancer Care West.
At 1800 hours the event will kick off and all attendees will be greeted with a glass of bubbly and will have an opportunity to browse the evening's dresses.
This will be followed by a delicious meal and an amazing fashion show.
The evening will end with entertaining music with Graham Monaghan, an auction and a raffle.
If you have any 'occasion wear' dresses you would like to sell on, or donate, to Cancer Care West please bring these to The Silver Eel on Wednesday 16th January between 7pm & 8pm.
Lovely people of Strokestown ... 🚑 are you First Aid trained? 🚑 ... is your training in-date? Would you like to help with festivals and events in Strokestown?
Is that a YES?? Then Strokestown Town Team would like to hear from you ... 😀
We're looking to put together a suitably-trained group of First Aiders to be an integral element of the AMAZING festivals and events that take place in our community ... come and be part of these 😀
If you want to know more, and/or if you're interested, please either reply to this post or email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org ... we look forward to hearing from you.
On Friday 1st February 2019 (starting at 2100hrs) the Central Bar is holding a 'Fun Quiz Night'.
This will raise funds for two amazing causes -- the Anne Sullivan Foundation (supporting deaf and blind children) and Cancer Care West.
Come and join in with the fun and show your support.