Republican News · Thursday 5 October 1999

[An Phoblacht]

DEIREADH SEACHTAINE I nGAELTACHT RATHCAIRN CO NA MHI: 7-9 Deireadh Fomhair. turas bus ar an Satharn chuig Sliabh na gCaillighe 2 Leaba agus Bricfeasta, dinnear anhain, agus turas bus san ireamh - 50 an duine. Tabhair d'ainm gan mhoill chuig: Tadgh o Domhnalláinn, teil 8728888, fo-line 7833

SF ELECTION FUND SOCIAL: Friday 6 October, Travellers' Rest, Hunterstown, ARDEE, County Louth. Music by Sean Nos. Táille 3

SF FUNDRAISER: Featuring Spirit of Freedom. Friday 6 October, Heaney's Bar, BALLYBOFEY, County Donegal. Music by Spirit of Freedom. Táille 3

DISBAND THE RUC PICKETS/PETITIONING: Assemble 2pm Saturday 7 October, Artane Castle Roundabout, DUBLIN. Organised by Colock SF; Assemble 12-1.30pm Blanchardstown village (opposite Greyhound pub); Assemble 2.30-4pm, Palmerstown Shopping Centre

WELCOME-HOME FUNCTION: For Brian and Noel McHugh. 9.30pm Saturday 7 October, Abbey Bar, CLONES. Music by Spirit of Freedom. Táille 5

DEMONSTRATE AGAINST STATE RACISM: Justice for Belmondo Wantete. Assemble 1pm Saturday 7 October, Dept of Justice, St Stephen's Green, DUBLIN. Organised by Residents Against Racism, c/o Comhlamh, 10 Upper Camden Street, Dublin 2, tel 087-6662060,

REPUBLICAN COMMEMORATION: Remembering Barnes and McCormick and James McDade. 1pn Saturday 7 October, Old Gate, Winston Green Prison, BIRMINGHAM, England

PUBLIC TALK: By Susan George on The World Trade Organisation. 7.30pm Tuesday 10 October, Davis Theatre, Arts Blocks, Trinity College, DUBLIN

LATIN AMERICA SOLIDARITY CENTRE EVENTS: The annual LASC/Che Guevara Pub Quiz in Mother Redcaps' Tavern 8pm 5 Octobe. Prizes matched only by the crack at our once a year table quiz spectacular to commemorate Che and finance the struggle for another year, a fun'raiser not to be missed. So sharpen your pencils, the mystery MC will keep you on your toes with questions for young and old on a range of topics guaranteed to please, spot prizes and a raffle to beat the late late show postal quiz. Book a table and bring your friends! Mother Redcap's is just off High Street, between Christchurch and Francis Street. Ask in the Spar if you get lost. The Republic writes back! Cuban writers in LASC Two Cuban writers will be in LASC from 7:30pm Thursday 12 October to present their work and talk about Cuba. 508 years after some Italian got lost in the Carribean and thought he was in India, we offer you something better than colonialism. The Latin America Solidarity Centre (LASC) is an initiative for cultural promotion, development education and campaigning solidarity, linking Ireland and Latin America. LASC 5 Merrion Row, Dublin 2, Ireland. Phone: +353-1-6760435, Fax: +353-1-6621784, email:, website:

WELCOME HOME/ FAILTE ABHAILE: For Brian Arthurs and Seán McNulty. 9pm Friday 13 October, GALBALLY, County Tyrone. Music by Gerry and Pat. Late Bar. Everyone welcome

PUBLIC MEETING: Anti-Incineration meeting. 7.30pm Friday 13 October, town Hall, DUNDALK, County Louth. Meeting will be addressed by Prof Paul Connett (USA)

SF FUNDRAISER: Featuring Spirit of Freedom. 9pm Friday 13 October, Willies Andies Bar, MITCHELSTOWN, County Cork. Táille 5. Organised by Farrell/McCann/Savage SF Cumann

SF FUNCTION: Featuring the Spirit of Freedom. 9pm Saturday 14 October, the Fob and Gill, MAYFIELD, Cork. Táille 5. Organised by the Ahern/Crowley SF Cumann

REPUBLICAN FUNCTION: Featuring the Irish Brigade. Saturday 14 October, Cappagh House, FINGLAS, County Dublin

PRESENTATION: To Veteran Republican Rody Boland. 9pm Saturday 14 October, the Abbey Court Hotel, NENAGH, County Tipperary. Music by Erin's Fury. Táille 5

WOLFE TONE SOCIETY BENEFIT NIGHT: Featuring the Celtic Balladeers. 8.30pm Saturday 14 October, Molly Maguire's pub, High Road, Harrow Weald, LONDON, England.

INOU EVENTS: Friday 6 October, Annual Delegate Conference, Marino Institute, DUBLIN; Photo opportunity: Deliver a decent dole increase. 11.30am Friday 13 October, outside Leinster House, Kildare Street, DUBLIN. 12 noon launch of INOU pre-Budget position, Buswell's Hotel, Molesworth Street; 11am Monday 16 October, launch of seventh edition INOU's publication Planning for Work by the Minister of Social, Community and Family Affairs

REPUBLICAN COMMEMORATION: Annual Seán Tracey commemoration. 3pm Sunday 15 October, KILFEACLE, County Tipperary. Prominent speaker. Organised by the Tiperary Commemoration Committee

VOLUNTEERS COMMEMORATION: Annual Tony Ahern/Dermot Crowley commemoration. Assemble 2pm Sunday 15 October, SF office, Barrack Street, CORK CITY for march to the Republican Plot, St Finbarr's Cemetery. Prominent speaker. Youghal RFB in attendance

FUNCTION: Featuring Shebeen. 8pm Saturday 21 October, Mother Redcap's, Christchurch, DUBLIN. Organised by Hugh Hehir RFB

SF FUNDRAISER: Featuring Shenanagins. 9pm Saturday 21 October, Top of the Hill Bar, GURRANABRAHER, County Cork. Food available. Táille 4. Organised by the Countess Markievicz SF Cumann

IRISH NIGHT: Featuring the Irish Brigade. 9pm Saturday 21 October, Thornleigh Hotel, BALLYCASTLE, County Antrim. Táille 3. Organised by Ballycastle SF

TERENCE MacSWINEY COMMEMORATIVE CALENDAR: 80th anniversary of his death on hunger strike. Saturday 14 October: Evening of music at Aras, Maradyke; Wednesday 15 October: Seminar of his life at the Shandon Hotel; Sunday 22 October: Commemoration march to the Republican Plot at St Finbarr's Cemetery. Assemble 2pm joe Murphy House on Pouladuff, Bands in attendance. Prominent speaker; Wednesday 25 October: National Flags at half mast in his memory. Organised by Coiste Comortha MhicChurtain & MhicShuibhne

REPUBLICAN FUNCTION: Featuring the Wolfe Tones. 8pm Friday 27 October, CIE Club, Arcadia, CORK CITY. Táille 12, tickets available from SF office, Barrack Street. Tel 021-4311 389

SF FUNDRAISER: Halloween party, kaaoke, crazy night, spot prizes, fancy dress. Saturday 28 October, the Green Lizard, Francis Street, DUBLIN. Táille 3

REPUBLICAN FUNCTION: Featuring the Wolfe Tones. 8pm Monday 30 October, The Noggin Inn, SALLYNOGGIN, County Dublin. Tickets 12, available from SF Bookshop 44, Parnell Square. Organised by: Dún Laoghaire Sinn Féin

DAN DARRAGH RFB, Ballycastle, requires new members. Contact Charlie on 028 20768647 07879870097 (m)

NEW SF CUMANN in the Kilkenny/Carlow constituency called the James Stephen's Cumann. Contact L Dalton on 087-2836476 or J Heddon on 086-4061049

SF SHOPS: Sinn Féin Shop in 44 Parnell Square. Open six days a week 11am-4pm, Monday-Friday, and 10am-5pm on Saturdays. Website:; 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 Féin, 2, Moyderwell, Tralee. Tel/Fax :066-7129545. E-Mail:; New SF shop and constituency office, Market Street, Listowel. opening times, Tues -Sat, 11am-4pm, tel 068-24949; 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; SCOTLAND: Connolly Bookshop, 101 St Leonard Street, Edinburgh EH 8 9QY

Blanchardstown SF Lotto
28 September. Nos 6,15,22. 5 10 consolation prizes: Dave Kane, Demot Fagan, Joe riordan, A Maher, A Fagan. Next week's jackpot 400.

Winning nos 1,11,12,19. No jackpot winner. 5 x 10 winners: T Kelly, Martin Burke, B McLaughlin, Jolene Groogan, Shane O'Rourke. Next week's jackpot 200.

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