The Lotto draw was held last Monday, December 16th in the’98 Bar, Ballinamuck. The Jackpot was €19,000. Results are available on the club website and will be published in next week’s notes. Tickets are available from the usual outlets and from any member of the executive. On lotto duty this weekend are Lorraine Corrigan and Sinéad Corrigan. Thank you to everyone who continues to support our lotto.
Annual General Meeting
This year’s AGM took place last Saturday, December 14th in Monaduff. Full report of the meeting will be in next week’s notes.
Annual Christmas Quiz
Our Christmas Quiz is back again this year and will take place in Cassidy’s Olde Village Inn, on Friday night, December 27th at 9pm. A table of 4 costs €40 and there will be cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place as well as a raffle with many great spot prizes. This has been a great success over the past number of years and a great night’s entertainment is ensured once again.
The Dinner Dance takes place on Saturday night, January 18th in Lough Rynn where the victorious Intermediate team will be presented with their championship medals. Tickets are €35 and are available from Betty Creegan. Music on the night by Nite Fever and there will be a special guest for the presentation.
Well done to Paddy Collum and the Longford team and management on their win against Carlow in the O’Byrne Cup at the weekend and qualifying for the semi final.
National Club Draw
The National Club Draw tickets are back on sale again this year and this great initiative by the GAA has helped contribute vital funds to our club for the past number of years. Individual prizes include: A brand new Renault Clio; a €2,000 travel voucher; All Ireland Hurling & Football packages; various shopping vouchers and many more. Details of each prize available are on each ticket. Tickets cost €10 and can be bought from any member of the Gaels squad. As always, your support is greatly appreciated.
The club expresses our deepest sympathy to Fiona Kiernan and the Kiernan family, Lettergonnell on the recent passing of Fiona’s father, Patrick Kelly in Kinnegad. Solas na bhFlaitheas air.