Club notes for week commencing 19th December 2011

November 7, 2018

Lotto Results
Lotto Results: 19/12/11
Jackpot: €13,400
Numbers drawn: 2, 5, 13, 14
Jackpot: No winner
2 x €100 winners: M. O’Toole, John Wayne
€50 voucher winners: Conor Maguire, Jim Cooney, Paul Hickey, Mary Corroon, Patricia Hunt (online player) 
Next week’s draw in our clubhouse, jackpot €13,600
If you are not currently subscribing to our lotto, the weekly club lotto is available to play online at our website.
You can also register online to receive our free weekly email which includes lotto results and club notes.
Please spread the word to Na Dunta Gaels around the country and the world, encourage them to play lotto online.
An annual lotto ticket for €100 can be bought  with 2 weeks free on line or from Matt Carley or Anthony Rowan.
Club text message service
We are continuing with our free text message service via TEAMER 51001 which we use to notify members regarding various club activities. If you wish to avail of this service, please text your name and number to Marc at 087 8362297. These messages are free to receive and a reply is not required. We currently have over 300 subscribers but would like to enhance it further to ensure all our supporters are aware of our activities and are notified when venues are changed or games cancelled etc
Weekly newsletter email
You can register to receive our free weekly newsletter email at our lotto website – just search for The Downs. The newsletter is sent every Monday night and includes that night’s lotto results and club notes.
Bingo  continues every Friday at 8.30, come along and bring a friend for an enjoyable nights entertainment.
We are currently giving the website a facelift – all suggestions for the revamped site are welcome and should be emailed to or contact PRO In the meantime, you can now keep up to date with the club’s activities on our new FACEBOOK page:  and TWITTER @TheDownsGAA.
Club Shop
The club shop will be opened as required.  Stock available for  Christmas, small quantities of all items in stock – gloves, gloves, wind cheaters, kit bags. contact Carmel at 087 9496347.
Christmas Gifts
Can’t think what to buy someone for Christmas, why not consider a yearly Lotto ticket or some club gear
Tables Chairs
If you borrowed tables or chairs from the club and have not yet returned them please organise their return with any committee member.
We extend our sympathy to the family, relatives and friends of Matt Cleary, Wooddown, The Downs. Tony Donoghue,  Hillside Drive, Mullingar. Pierce (Pierre) Kirby, Castletown Geoghegan. Patsy Sheridan,  Dublin Road, Mullingar,
500 Draw
The Final 500 Draw for this year will be held on St Stephens Day after the charity football game.
Christmas Wishes
The club would like to extend a happy and holy Christmas to all our members, supporters, coaches, players and everyone associated with the club and to thank all who support our club lotto and bingo every week and to all supporters of our 500 Draw to all our sponsors and especially our main sponsor Flynn Fuels.
Our sympathy to members who have suffered bereavements in the past year.
Wishing a happy Christmas, peace, health and happiness in 2012.
St Stephen’s Day Charity Game
Following the success of last years charity game the organising committee are going ahead with a game this St Stephens day at 2.30 followed by entertainment in the hall. So all you golden oldies, greats of yesteryear and coaches dust off, shine up the boots and come along and show how it’s done.
The Downs Ladies Football
The Ladies Football Club would like to wish all players, coaches, parents and supporters a happy and holy Christmas and to thank everyone who supported our fundraising and provided sponsorship during the year.
The Ladies Football are collecting bags of clothes as a fundraiser, so you can now de- clutter and help the club raise funds. Bags are available from any team coach or committee member or in The Shop.
Best wishes to Ruth Kenny who is recovering from a recent illness.