Gutsy Paul O’Meara recently took to the skies to raise funds for ‘Community Connect’ a local charity providing services to help older people remain independent for longer. On behalf of all of the beneficiaries availing of the befriending ‘phone service Avondhu Blackwater Partnership extend their thanks to Paul for his generosity and belief in the work of the Community Connect programme. If you would like to receive a regular friendly ‘phone call from us to brighten your week then contact Mary at 025/33411 or email