Lorrha GAA News

November 8, 2018

AGM: The Annual General Meeting of Lorrha GAA Club takes place in the GAA Clubhouse on Saturday next, 1 December at 8.30pm sharp. All members are asked to attend and we would ask that as many people attend as possible and give up just one Saturday night to attend this very important meeting. All new members welcome also. It will be preceded by Mass for Deceased Members at Redwood Church at 7.30pm.

Awards: Friday was a proud night for the club when we received the Club of the Year trophy at the North Tipperary GAA Awards night. Three of our players, Noel Hogan (Intermediate hurling), Kevin Maher (Under 21 hurling) and Patrick Maher (Minor football) also received individual player of the year awards and well done to them.
The Club of the Year award is a reward for the entire club and all those who contribute to the running of the club in any way.

Christmas Draw: Tickets for our Christmas Draw for excellent prizes are now on sale at €5 each. The draw will take place on Sunday, 23 December.

Dinner Dance: The Lorrha GAA Dinner Dance will take place in the County Arms Hotel, Birr on Saturday, 5 January 2008. Tickets are now on sale and are priced at €40. Medals will be presented to the victorious Intermediate hurlers and Minor footballers on the night.

Club Jackets: Anyone who ordered club jackets must collect them as soon as possible. Anyone who owes money for club jackets must pay up by the end of the week.

DVD’s: Copies of both the North and County Intermediate Hurling Finals are available from Shane Brophy at €20 each. There are also DVD and Video copies of the 2006 County Minor Final still available. There are also copies of the North and County Final programmes available also.

Juvenile AGM: The Annual General Meeting of the Juvenile Club will take place in the GAA Clubhouse on Tuesday, 11 December at 8pm sharp. All parents are asked to attend.

Lotto: The numbers drawn on 19 November for a €10,450 jackpot were: 18 – 25 – 27 – 30. No Winner.
The Lucky Dips were: Leanne O’Sullivan, Jim Ferguson, Michael Bennett, Billy Kennedy and Ted Kennedy. The Winning Promoters were: Geraldine O’Meara, Madeleine Maher and Garrett O’Meara.
The new lottery ticket of the Lorrha GAA lotto is now on sale but any of the old style tickets can still be used. The new ticket will contain three boxes with numbers ranging from 1 to 30. Each player can play one box for €2, two boxes for €4 or three boxes for €5.
You can also play the Lorrha GAA Club Lotto Online by going to our website: and clicking on the lotto icon or going to The number of players who have joined is growing by the week. You can register your numbers for 4 to 52 weeks and get free entries on the length of time you enter for.

Old Time Dancing: Our Old Time Dancing continues in the GAA Clubhouse on Friday night to the music of Sam Doherty. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the Lewis family on the death of Teresa Kennedy, nee O’Brien (late of Bellyeighan and Rathmines) who died last week. May she rest in peace.