Tommy rides off in vintage tractor

By Esther Hayden

Tommy Fallon, Fr Martin Byrne, John Harpur, Marie Devereux, Mary Fenlon, Eleanor Quilty and Les Browne. Missing from photo is Mary Lyons.
Tommy Fallon, Fr Martin Byrne, John Harpur, Marie Devereux, Mary Fenlon, Eleanor Quilty and Les Browne. Missing from photo is Mary Lyons.

The Mayglass Church Restoration Fund raised a massive €350,000 since it was established.

Earlier in the year the organisation held a celebration night to recognise everyone who had supported them during their efforts.

The winner of the tractor was Tommy Fallon of Redshire Road. The tractor was donated by Larry Devereux of Mount Pleasant.

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