Republican News · Thursday 01 June 2000

[An Phoblacht]

SF BALLAD SESSION: Featuring Oisín. 9pm Friday 2 June, Abbey room, Grand Hotel, WICKLOW TOWN, County Wicklow. Guest speaker, all welcome Táille 4

VOLUNTEER COMMEMORATION: 25th Volunteer Francis Jordan commemoration. Assemble 7pm Saturday 3 June, Spar Shop, JONESBOROUGH, County Armagh

IRPW FUNCTION: Featuring Gerry Cunningham. 10pm Sunday 4 June, Lakeside Hotel, MONAGHAN. Organised by the Irish Republican Prisoners Welfare. Táille 5

IRISH NIGHT: Sunday 4 June Lake Side, MONAGHAN. Music by Gerry Cunningham and Pat Casey. Taille 5

BENEFIT FUNCTION: For Friends of the Garvaghy Road. Featuring Banna Strand. 9pm Thursday 8 June, the Boston, Junction Road, LONDON N19, England. Tickets 5/3 unwaged

SF BALLAD SESSION: Featuring Finnán. 8pm Friday 9 June, Harbour Bar, BRAY, County Wicklow. Táille 3. All welcome. Organised by Bray SF

MEMORIAL LECTURE: Annual Volunteer Michael Gaughan Memorial Lecture. 7pm Friday 9 June, the Deanwood Hotel, BALLINA, County Mayo. Speaker: Gerry Kelly. All welcome

SF FUNCTION/BALLAD SESSION: 9pm Friday 9 June, Paddy Jordan's Bar, Station Road, BALLINA, County Mayo. Music by Spirit of Freedom. All welcome

WELCOME-HOME FUNCTION: For ex-POW Gerry Hanratty. 8pm Saturday 10 June, Ierne Club, Parnell Square East, DUBLIN. Music by Oisín. Tickets 5

HUNGER-STRIKE COMMEMORATION: March and Rally. Assemble 1.30pm for 2pm start Saturday 10 June, DUNDALK, County Louth. Any bands interested contact Dixie on 00353 872647317. (List of events released at beginning of May)

SF IRISH NIGHT: Featuring the Irish Brigade. Saturday 10 June, GAA Centre, AGHYARAN, County Tyrone. Prominent speaker

JAMES CONNOLLY COMMEMORATION MARCH: Edinburgh June 10. Assemble 1pm Saturday 10 June, King Stables Road, EDINBURGH, Scotland. Prominent Speakers including a Sinn Fein speaker. Banners welcome. For further information contact The James Connolly Society PO Box Edinburgh EH17 7LS; The James Connolly Bookshop 101, St Leonard Street, Edinburgh. Suppliers of Republican Memorabilia and books. Also on sale An Phoblacht

BODENSTOWN BUSES: 18 June. CORK CITY, contact Mick Nugent on 311 389. Táille 10; DUNLAOGHAIRE: Departs Corbawn Tavern, Shankill at 10.15am, Crazy Prizes at 10.30am, Easons Dun Laoghaire at 10.45am. Táille 5. Contact 087-6887296 for deatils. LIMERICK: Leaves Pennys at 10am. Táille 10. Contact Maurice on 086-8258125

PUBLIC MEETING: Dr Niel Cherry from Auckland New Zealand on health issues and mobile phone masts. 7pm Monday 19 June, Wynn's Hotel, DUBLIN. Organised by Communities against Microwave Radiation. Contact Collette o'Connell for details on 353 5841910

REPUBLICAN COMMEMORATION: Dan Darragh commemoration. Assemble 4.30pm Sunday 25 June, Hill Head, BALLYCASTLE, County Antrim. All bands welcome. Tel: 028/207 68647

VOLUNTEER COMMEMORATION: 27th annual Volunteer Dermot Crowley commemoration. Assemble 3pm Sunday 25 June, Rathcooney Strawberry Farm, BALLYVOLANE, County Cork and march to Rathcooney Cemetery. Speaker: Cllr Jonathon O'Brien. Youghal RFB in attendance; Followed by function 4.30-8pm afterwards in theFob and Gill, Mayfield. Ballads by Shananagins and youghal RFB. Organised by the Ahern/Crowley SF Cumann, info from Mick Nugent on 311 389 or 087-6755783

WELCOME-HOME FUNCTION: For Frankie Rafferty. 8pm Friday 7 July, Mother Red Cap's, Christchurch, DUBLIN. Táille 5. Tickets usual outlets or from Ken Fitzgerald on 086-8412880

SF FUNCTION: Featuring the Irish Brigade. 8.30pm Friday 7 July, Blake's Tavern, BLANCHARDSTOWN, County Dublin. Raffle and spot prizes on night. Táille 5

VOLUNTEER COMMEMORATION: Annual Volunteer Jackie Griffith commemoration. Assemble 2.30pm Saturday 8 July, Ringsend Village, DUBLIN, and march to Holles Street. Prominent speaker. Organised by the Jackie Griffith/Mairéad Farrell Sinn Féin Cumann, Dublin Southeast

VOLUNTEER COMMEMORATION: 24th Annual Volunteer Patrick Cannon commemoration. Assemble 2pm Saturday 15 July, Darndale Roundabout, DUBLIN and march to Balgriffin Cemetery. Prominent speaker. Any bands wishing to participate should contact Mark at 8722609

SINN FÉIN LAUNCHES NEW RUC WATCH: Incidents of harassment should be logged, by fax, at the Sinn Féin press office 028 90 223001 or E- mail at

THE Wolfe Tone Society is currently running educationals every month on aspects of the freedom struggle in Ireland. To attend please contact us at the Wolfe Tone Society, BM Box 6191, London, WC1N 3XX, tel 020-8442 8778, fax 020-8442 8778, email:

TOM DELEGATION TO BELFAST: Thursday 10 - Monday 14 August. Delegation Costs: 45 unwaged; 55 Waged; 80 High waged. The price includes food & accommodation. It does NOT include travel costs to Belfast. Troops Out Movement PO Box 1032 Birmingham B12 8BZ Tel: 0121 643 7542. Email:

SF SHOPS: Sinn Féin Shop in 44 Parnell Square. Open six days a week 11am-4pm, Monday-Friday, and 10am-5pm on Saturdays; MONAGHAN: Sinn Féin Siopa Monaghan Town, tel 82917/Fax 71849; KERRY: Kerry Sinn Fein's new premises, including shop and constituency office, are now open. Republican arts and crafts, t-shirts, books, badges, etc. Visitors welcome. Contact - Kerry Sinn Fein, 2, Moyderwell, Tralee -Tel/Fax :066-7129545. E-Mail :; CORK: 138 Barrack Street, tel 311 389, open Monday-Saturday 11-5pm; NEWRY: 1 Kilmorey Terrace, Patrick Street. Open 10am - 4pm Mon-Fri, 10am - 12pm Sat. Tel (028) 302 68538. e-mail Website

Blanchardstown SF Lotto

25 May. Winning nos: 2,10,8. No winner. 5 consolation prizes of 10. Deirdre Arnold, Perkey Herbert, J O'Donohue, Samantha Kelly, Breda Crabbe. Next week's jackpot 850.

Sth Derry SF Lotto Results

Winnings nos 12,13,15,18. No jackpot winners. 5 x 10 winners. M+n Glass, c/o Maghera; C McElwee, c/o Magherafelt; N McCalllum, c/o Newbridge; Colm Murphy, c/o Ballinascreen; Jim Doherty, c/o Newbridge. Next week's jackpot 250.

Cumann Traolach Mac Suibhne annual Draw

1st: Tony Kenny, c/o Tory Top Bar; 2nd: M Woods, Patrick's Arch, Blackpool; 3rd: D Hennessy, c/o Mick Nugent; K o'Sullivan, c/o Mick Joyce.

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