Republican News · Thursday 8 June 1999

[An Phoblacht]

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

PROTEST: Disband the RUC - New Police Service Now! 2pm Saturday 10 June, Daunt Square, CORK CITY. Youghal RFB in attendance. Organised by OSF

OGRA SHINN FEIN MEETING: For new and intending members of OSF. 7.30pm Saturday 10 June, Loch Gorman Arms Hotel, GOREY, County Wexford. Open to those 15 or over

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

PUBLIC MEETING: Neutrality, not an international cop-out. 8pm Wednesday 14 June, Royal Hotel, ARKLOW, County Wicklow. Speaker: John Maguire (Profesor UCC). Details from Kevin McCorry (01) 2822472 or Colm o Dunlaing(01) 2829255. Organised by Citizens in Defence of Neutrality

PICKET: Disband the RUC: Jusice for Robert Hamill and Rosemary Nelson. 2-3pm Saturday 17 June, St Catherine's Church, Thomas Street, DUBLIN. Organised by the Joe Clarke SF Cumann

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 the Fob 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

SF FUNDRAISER: Featuring the Irish Brigade. 8pm Friday 30 June, Willies Andies Bar, MITCHELSTOWN, County Cork. Táille 5

IRISH NIGHT: Friday 30 June, Hugh Byrne's, Louth Village, DUNDALK, County Louth.

REPUBLICAN FUNCTION: Featuirng the Irish Brigade. 8pm Saturday 1 July, CIE Club, Arcadia, CORK. Tickets 5, available from SF office, Barrack St. Organised by the Cork Republican Commemoration Committee

ANTI-ORANGE PARADE PROTEST: The Springfield Road Residents Group will hold protests against the Whiterock Orange parade, due to march along the Springfield Road, at the end of June. Assemble 4.30pm Lanark Way on Thursday and 1pm on Friday

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

REPUBLICAN FUNCTION: Featuring the Wofe Tones. 8pm Saturday 8 July, CIE Club, Arcadia, CORK. Táille 12 from SF office, Barrack St. Organised by the Cork Republican Commemoration Committee

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
1 June. Winning nos: 8,9,17. No winner. 5 consolation prizes of 10. derek Tunnah, Lisa McCarthy, Daithí, c/o Rose, Tom Russell, Tony Cooke. Next week's jackpot 850.

Sth Derry SF Lotto Results
Winnings nos 11,15,18,20. No jackpot winners. 5 x 10 winners. Rose Molloy, c/o Ballinascreen; Colette Stimson, c/o Newbridge; Jerry Shaw, c/o Magherafelt; Ciarán McKee, c/o Squirt; Philly Donnelly, c/o Ballinascreen. Next week's jackpot 300.

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