The Athlone Samaritans Christmas Festival Concert will be held in the Friary Church, Athlone on Wednesday December 9 at 8pm.
The concert will feature the Army Band of the 4th Western Brigade, popular midland singer Simon Casey, and the Athlone Choral Society.
Admission is €10 and tickets are available from Music World, Golden Island Shopping Centre, Athlone, and The Castle Gift Shop, Castle Street, Athlone.
The Athlone Samaritans are situated at 3, Court Devenish, Athlone. The Samaritans are a totally voluntary organisation dedicated to befriending the anxious, the lonely, the despairing, and the suicidal, or anyone who is troubled and just needs to talk to someone in complete confidence.
They are available 24 hours a day at 1850 60 90 90.