Derrytrasna prepares for St Patrick’s Day celebrations

THE Derrytrasna parade will leave the Sarsfields’ Hall at 11.30am for 12noon mass in St Mary’s Chapel on St Patrick’s Day.

The parade will be led by St Mary’s Pipe band and their very own St Patrick. All groups are to assemble at the hall from 11am onwards.

Refreshments and entertainment will take place in Sarsfields’ Hall afterwards. Stew and soda bread will be served and entertainment is to include traditional music, dance and a magic show for young and old.

Admission is £2 and everyone is welcome.

The celebrations have been part funded by a Neighbourhood Festival Grant from Craigavon Borough Council to the sum of £450.