Lorrha GAA News for 14 January

November 8, 2018

Adjourned AGM: was held in the Clubhouse last Wednesday night and was well attended. Padraig Madden was elected the new chairman, succeeding Graham Downes. Michael Kennedy was elected secretary and Co Board Delegate while Declan O'Meara remains as Treasurer.

The remaining managements teams were also confirmed: Under 21: David Needham, Michael O'Carroll, Michael Kennedy, Graham Houlihan, Minor (with Shannon Rovers Gaels): David Needham & Jimmy Dunne.

It was also revealed the club received funding towards traffic calming measures outside the clubhouse with Tipperary County Council to draw up a plan in the coming weeks.

Auction: will take place on Sunday 29th January in Moatfield at 2.00pm. Timber cutting is well underway and any help over the next three weeks would be appreciated.

Membership: for 2017 is now due. €90 – Adult player; €50 – Minor/College student; €30 – Non-playing Adult (+€70 extra for gym membership); €20 – Juvenile (16 and under); €90 – Family (2 adults and 2 children, capped at €100 for three or more children).

Closing date for membership for all adult and juvenile players is the last day of February to be insured in training and games while the closing date for all membership is 31st March. It is important to remember that our total number of adult members by 31st March is the number the County Board will use towards our ticket allocations for Tipperary games so it is in your interest to have membership paid by then. Membership can be paid to club registrar Louise Mannion or can also be done online at Members can also log onto to get their new GAA Rewards card.

Referees: If anyone in the club wishes to become a referee and is interested in doing a referee course then can you please contact Shane Brophy on 0876989612.

Lotto: Our jackpot is €3,600 with a Match 3 pot of €100. You can play our lotto online at

Social Dancing: on Friday 13th January with Teddy & Cathal Barry. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.