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Road to Mongolia 2016











Local man, Ian Boyle is organising an overland trip from Ireland to Mongolia in July with all proceeds going to charity.

He is raising funds for GoHelp. All funds raised on the GoHelp portal go to that charity.

They will be making a documentary as they journey from Western Europe to Mongolia.

All proceeds from the documentary will go to thee RNLI.

You can see more detail on the trip on their website      -

And if you would like to donate please click the following link     -     Click To Donate 

Best of luck to Ian!


Firímí Beaga Christmas Party 2016

The annual Firímí Beaga Christmas party was held on St Stephen's Day in The Compass

A great evening's entertainment was had. Music was provided by Cian & Flix and featured Marie-Louise Wallace on accordion and Sarah Calvey and Grainne Calvey.

The raffle proceeds went to Muintir a'Chorrain

The organisers would like to acknowledge all the sponsors who donated prizes for the raffle - 


Madden Fish Wholesalers

Farnham Joinery (Frank & Jane McLoughlin)

Andrew Patten

West Coast Carpentry (Pat Cattigan)

Ackill Pest Control (James Heffernan)

The Compass Bar

Redstone Quarries (Charlie Gallagher)

Johnny & David Masterson Plant Hire


They would also llike to thank Cathal McLoughlin in Ostan Oileain Acla for the food. Thanks to all the ticket sellers, to all the musicians and all those who attended

Happy New Year from all the Firímí Beaga ! 


Pictured above is Pat Cattigan (on the right) presenting the proceeds of the 2015 Firímí Beaga Party to Raymond Cattigan (Muintir a'Chorrain) 



Currane Goals - Prize Presentation

The second 10 week cycle of the Currane Goals competition was completed over the Christmas period

The winners were as follows - 

€600 Most Goals Scored - Peterborough United - 30 Goals - Sean Wallace

€200 Runner Up - Everton- 23 Goals - Andrew Dever

€200 Least Goals Scored - 5 Goals - David Ryder (there was a tie, result decided on goal difference)


Sean Wallace is presented with his winnings by Stephen Pinder


David Ryder receives his prize from Stephen Pinder. A great week for Daithí!!


Currane Goals Football Pools wishes everyone a Happy New Year and thanks everyone for their support!


Below is the latest update on the Currane Goals









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