Lorrha GAA News for 22 October

November 8, 2018

Tipperary GAA Clubs Draw: Congratulations to both Ger Slevin and Joe Cleary, Rathcabbin, who each won €200 in the October Tipperary GAA Club’s draw held last Friday night. So far this year, four prizes have come back to the club in the first six draws. With the AGM approaching we ask all promoters to bring their accounts up to date and contact coordinator Margaret Gleeson.

Scrap Metal Collection: The club are holding a scrap metal collection day on Saturday, 29 October at the Clubhouse. If anyone has anything of any kind they want to get rid of, you can bring it along to a skip which will be at the Clubhouse on the day. We will gratefully accept donations of a wide range of metal, iron or steel items no longer in use such as old equipment or machinery, cars, containers, utensils, pots, pans, sink tops, radiators, pipes, barrels, garden furniture, garden toys, bicycles, gates, fencing wire, etc. Anyone that has anything substantial in size that needs to be collected can contact Sean on 087-3643031

Lotto: The numbers drawn this week were: 1 – 12 – 25 – 26. No Winner.
The Lucky Dips were: Bridget O’Meara, John Buckley, Theresa O’Dowd, Mary P Buckley (Roscrea) and Martina Reddish. The Promoters were: Kelly’s, Billy Dagg and Liam Reddish.
Our jackpot now stands at €12,550. Thank you for your continued support.
You can also play our lotto online at where it is easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.

U21: Lorrha received a walkover from Roscrea in the Under 21 championship last Saturday and progress to the next round.

Senior Football: Best of luck to Kevin and the Thomas MacDonaghs team in the senior football championship semi-final against Clonmel Commercials in Holycross on this Sunday at 2.00pm.

Gaelic 4 Girls: Starting on Saturday, 29th October @ 10.30 to 11.30 in Moatfield for girls aged 9 to 13 years for 8 weeks at a cost of €8.00 per child. Girls to bring boots and runners. Any inquires to Martina on 087-9138248 or Louise on 087-6598387.

All Stars: Best of luck to Patrick ‘Bonner’ Maher ahead of this Friday’s GAA Hurling All Star announcement.

Congratulations: to Ken Hogan on managing Coolderry to the Offaly senior hurling title on Sunday.

Auction: With the annual auction approaching, anyone that has a tree to donate can contact Noel Hogan (0876176472) or Graham Houlihan (087-9610002).

Sports Hall or Function Room booking: Anyone interested in using the Function Room, Sports Hall, Gym or the Clubhouse for any event can contact Sean Mannion on 087-3643031.

Old Time Dancing: continues on Friday night to the music of Teddy & Cathal Barry. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the Kinsella family, Carrig on the death of Lar Kinsella who died recently. May he rest in peace.