Lorrha GAA News for 4 December

November 8, 2018

Lotto: From the winter months, the lotto draws for the winters months willtake place at 9pm sharp in the Clubhouse so we ask all promoters and lottoplayers to have their tickets deposited before 8pm. Thank you for yourcontinued support.

You can play our lottoonline at where itis easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.


AGM: TheAnnual General Meeting of Lorrha GAA Club will take place in the GAA Clubhouseon Saturday, 11 December at 8.15pm (following mass in Redwood). Members areinvited to submit motions and names for the following roles by text toSecretary Kevin Hough on 086-0515324 or email: secretary.lorrhaanddorrha.tipperary@gaa.ieor post: Lordspark, Rathcabbin, Roscrea. President; Vice-President; Chairman;Vice-Chairman; Secretary; Asst Secretary; Treasurer; Asst Treasurer; PRO;Registrar, Board Delegate, Development Officer, Coaching Officer; SchoolsLiaison Officer. Closing date for nominations and motions is Wednesday, 8 December.

Mass for Deceased Members will be held inRedwood Church on Tuesday, 7 December @ 7.30pm.


Auction: The club will be reviving the Auction &Sale of Work on Sunday, 12 December as part of a day of fundraising events.Starting at 1.30pm, the GAA and Camogie Clubs will be running a relay marathonwhere players will run in relay around the pitches to run 26 miles. Sponsorshipcards are in circulation and we ask you to contribute whatever you can.

Then around 3.30pm,there will be the auction where timber, turf, and farm produce will beauctioned off. Anyone who wishes to donate trees for cutting or produce for theauction should contact Tadhg Nevin (0874125642). So far the timber cutting isgoing well so there will be plenty on offer and with the cold weather startingearly, it could be valuable.

All money raised willgo towards the purchase of gym equipment for the new extension to the clubhousewhich should be available for the public to use early in the New Year. Supportwould be greatly appreciated.


Poker Classic: We held a successful Poker Classic in TheFriars Tavern, Lorrha on Friday week last. Thanks to all who supported theevent and those who organized it, particularly William Harding, Joe Dolan andMike Young. The winners were: 1st – Paddy Heenan; 2nd –Mary Molloy; 3rd – Graham Downes; 4th – John Guinan; 5th– Michéal Lambe. The winners of the raffle cash prizes were: €200 – CarmelLambe; €150 – PJ Hough.


Tipp Draw: AllTipperary Draw coordinators are asked to collect as much of their outstandingmonies as possible and return to Treasurer William Harding before accounts areclosed.


Congratulations: to Ken Hogan who was awarded the Contribution to Sport Award by theRoscrea Sportstars Committee. 


Old Time Dancing: Old Time Dancing continues on Friday night to the music of J&SSound. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.