Republican News · Thursday 12 October 2000

[An Phoblacht]

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

IRISH NIGHT: Featuring Gerry Cunningham and Pat Casey. Saturday 14 October, Roslea Arms, ROSLEA, County Fermanagh

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

SF FUNCTION: Featuring Village Folk. Saturday 14 October, A Boonan Buí, Fermanagh Street, CLONES, County Monaghan. Free Admission

WOLFE TONE SOCIETY BENEFIT NIGHT: Featuring the Celtic Balladeers. 8.30pm Saturday 14 October, Molly Maguire's pub, High Road, Harrow Weald, LONDON, England. Táille 3

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. Speaker: Jonathon O'Brien. Youghal RFB in attendance

PUBLIC MEETING: Irish Defence forces in the new century. 8pm Wednesday 18 October, Blue room, Grand hotel, WICKLOW TOWN. Organised by Citizens in Defence of Neutrality. Info from Kevin McCorry on 2822472 or Colm O Dunlaing on 2829255

MEETING: Mitchel McLaughlin on the RUC. 5pm Wednesday 18 October, Arts block, UCD Theatre R, UCD, DUBLIN

EIRE NUA RFB FUNCTION: Featuring the Irish Brigade. Friday 20 October, Trinity Lodge, BELFAST, County Antrim. On 10 November Eire Nua band will host a ``battle of the bands'' boxing match. For further information call 07776265598 or 07967147365. On 17 November the Eire Nua re-union will be held in the Roddy McCorley Club. Music by the Irish Brigade and a buffet will be provided

RFB FUNCTION: For Lagan Matyrs RFB. 8pm Saturday 21 October, Andersonstown Social Club, BELFAST, County Antrim

IRISH NIGHT: Featuring Gerry Cunningham and Pat Casey. Saturday 21 October, tourism Centre, KNOCKATALLON, County Monaghan

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 Mass and music at Aras, Maradyke, featuring Jimmy Smith, Roddie McMahon, Garry McMahon and Ann Mulqueen; Wednesday 15 October: Seminar of his life at the Shandon Court Hotel. Speakers: Dr Brian Murphy and Jackie McMullan (former hunger striker); Sunday 22 October: Commemoration march to the Republican Plot at St Finbarr's Cemetery. Assemble 2pm Joe Murphy House on Pouladuff, Bands in attendance. Speaker: Con Murphy, (Former GAA president). Bands in attendance. Wreaths also laid on gravesof Volunteers Terence MacSwiney, Joe Mourphu and Donnacha De Barra, all who died on hunger strike; Wednesday 25 October: National Flags at half mast in his memory. Organised by Coiste Comortha MhicChurtain & MhicShuibhne. Exhibition will be held at the Ternece MacSwiney Room, Terence MacSwiney Community College, Knockna heeny between 11.30am and 1pm. All welcome

REPUBLICAN BANDS FEDERATION is holding a meeting in O'Neill Arms Hotel,TOOMEBRIDGE, County Antrim on Sunday 22 October. All bands must attend

SF RACE NIGHT: 8pm Thursday 26 October, the Mayfair Hotel, BRAY, County Wicklow. Organised by the Kevin Delaney SF Cumann

REPUBLICAN FUNCTION: Featuring Village Folk. Friday 27 October, The Braeside, CLONTIBRET, County Monaghan. Táille 5. A welcome awaits you from the Mohan/Green SF Cumann

OSF FUNCTION: Featuring Rock `n roll Paddies. Friday 27 October, Noddy's Bar, Ballybeg, WATERFORD CITY. Speaker: OSF National Organiser Matt Carthy

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

MEMORIAL FUNDRAISING NIGHT: Kieran Doherty Memorial night, for building of monument. Friday 27 October, Lizzie Buggy's. BALLYCONNELL, County Cavan. Music by Strip Jack Naked

SF FUNCTION: 8.30pm Friday 27 October, Jamesboro Club, LIMERICK CITY. Music by

Thady's Remedy. Speaker: Martin Ferris. Entry by ticket only. Door close 10.30pm. Details contact Muiris on 086-8633170

CELTIC IRISH NIGHT: Featuring Charlie and the Bhoys. 10pm Friday 27 October, Community Centre, CLONOE, County Tyrone. Táille 5. Organised by the Tyrone no 1 CSC and Tom Boyd CSC

REPUBLICAN COMMEMORATION: The Markets and Lower Ormeau Republican Commemoration. Friday 27 October, Felons' Club, Falls road, BELFAST, County Antrim. Music by Phoenix Folk followed by disco. On Sunday 29 a memorial garden to South Belfast republicans will be opened in Stansfield Place

BALLAD SESSION: Featuirng the Clare Celts. 9.30pm Saturday 28 October, High Street House, TULLAMORE, County Offaly. Organised by the Matthew Kane SF Cumann

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

80th COMMEMORATION: Of the Pilltown Ambush. 2.15pm Sunday 29 October, Pilltown church, PILLTOWN, County Waterford. Speaker: Gerry Kelly. Bands include Youghal RFB, Youfghal Pipe Band and Seafield Pipe Band. Organised by the Piltown Ambush Memorial Committee and the West Waterford IRA Memorial Committee and Sinn Féin

HALLOWEEN PARTY: Stars in your eyes and Fancy Dress. 8pm Sunday 29 October, Wdow Scallan's, Pearse Street, DUBLIN. Táille 3. Hosted by the Jackie Griffith/Mairead Farrell SF Cumann. Info on 086-8534666

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

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

NEW SF CUMANN in the West clare area. Contact 087-2288432 for details

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

5 October. Nos 8,14,17. Winner, 400: The Ladies. Next week's jackpot 100.


1st: Richard Heffernan, 100; 2nd: Con, 50; 3rd: Sean O'Donnell, 40; Margaret Brannock, 30; 5th: Stephen Bolger, 20; 6th: P Cassidy, 10. Next draw 27 October


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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