Tir Chonaill Gaels Club Notes - 20th February 2012
The club makes its annual trip to the Cheltenham festival on Tuesday 13th March 2012.
Cost of the trip is £60 which includes breakfast, return coach journey, Grandstand ticket, refreshments on the coach and a tip from Juicy.
Anyone wishing to go can do so by contacting Adrian at the club on 07813 943364 or 0208 8643494 for more details.
In a few weeks time long serving player Niall Quinn will run the London marathon for a second time. Niall will be raising money for the charity Whizz-Kidz - http://www.whizz-kidz.org.uk/ - they help disabled kids get equipment, support and life skills they need.
The club kindly asks any members or friends who could make a small donation for this worthy cause and help Niall on his way. If you would like to donate log onto http://www.justgiving.com/Niall-Quinn
All at the club wish Niall well and look forward to him returning to play his part for the stiffs.
London County team:
Well done to the three lads who represented the club playing for London last Sunday against Fermanagh in the national league match at Ruislip.
Mark Gottsche, Dave Mc Greevy and Eoin Mageean all gave solid performances against a stronger Fermanagh who ran out 2-15 to 0-9 winners.
Ladies Football Team:
The club are starting a ladies football this season with us entering a team in the junior competitions. Any ladies wishing to join an up and coming ladies club can do so by contacting Chairperson Carol Mc Nicholas on 07967583418 or club secretary Stephen Mc Loughlin on 07788 723922 for more details.
The cost of club membership for the year will be £30, everybody connected to the club are kindly asked to pay this in the coming weeks. Contact any committee member for details.
Child Protection Course:
The Minor Board has arranged a Child Protection Course this Wednesday 22nd February 2012 in the clubhouse. This is an excellent course for anyone wishing to get involved with under-age kids. We would encourage any players from the senior team, wishing to coach kids to please do this course.
The 2011 Presentation Night has being arranged for Saturday 3rd March in the clubhouse. Senior, Junior, Reserve and Young Player of the year awards will be presented. Club person of the year and the Reserve League Winners medals. This will be a great opportunity for all players from all squads to get together for a good nights craic prior to the season starting.
50th Anniversary Gala:
On Saturday 27th October 2012 the club is hosting a banquet in the Crown Moran Hotel to help celebrate the club 50th. We are asking those present and past members if they have any old achieves such as photos, press cutting or video to please contact secretary Stephen McLoughlin (07788 723922. Chairman Tom Mohan (07710 3071370) or club PRO Stevie Keane (07950 262609 and we would arrange to get them from you and back to you safely. We are planning on doing a 50th book and these would be a massive help to us. Those interested in going to the banquet please contact us to reserve your seat.
Lotto results for 16/02/2012
Jackpot £3,300 Numbers drawn 4-6-9-10
No jackpot winners
£25 lucky dip winners
Raymond Sweeney, c/o Tom O’Connor
Gloria X, c/o British Queen bar,
Michael Breslin, c/o The Office bar.
Next draw takes place on Thursday 23rd February at the club with a jackpot of £3,350