Leitrim youth group working to preserve old courthouse in Drumkeerin

A Leitrim Youth Group is using its St. Patrick’s Day parade funding to preserve the old courthouse in Drumkeerin.

The Drumkeerin Youth Cafe is leasing the old courthouse building but more funding is needed to do it up to cater for all of its activities.

So the group has organised a bumper weekend of activities with a view to raising the much-needed funds.

On Friday night they held a youth disco, yesterday they organised the St. Patrick’s Day parade and this evening they are hosting Bingo in the Lough Allen college at 5pm.

Local Fianna Fail Councillor Mary Bohan says that it’s a huge effort: