Lorrha GAA News for 9 November

November 8, 2018

Lotto: The numbers drawn last week were: 12 – 28 – 25 – 29. No Winner.
Lucky Dips: Jack Gleeson, All the Sevens, Bernie Mannion, Eamon Maher, Tom & Charmain Ryan. Promoters: Noreen Lewis, Tina Young and Pat Hough.
Our jackpot now stands at €11,700. 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.
Under 21 Hurling: Lorrha face Burgess in a quarter final of the North U21 ‘A’ Hurling Championship this Saturday. Check North Bord fixtures for time and venue. Best of luck to the players and mentors.
Hallowe’en Camp: 27 juveniles attended our Hallowe’en Camp in Moatfield last week. Thanks to James Dunne, Katie Kennedy and Terry McDonnell for running a successful event, with the inclement weather ensuring events took place both inside and outside the grounds.
Schools: Best of luck to Lorrha/Redwood NS in their County football final against Kilcash NS or Rossmore NS which takes place in the The Ragg on Tuesday, 12th November at 1.05pm.
Shinty: Well done to Patrick Maher who scored Ireland’s only goal as they defeated Scotland in the second test of the Shinty International in Inverness last Saturday.
Auction: Our annual Auction takes place at the GAA Centre on Sunday, 15th December from 2.00pm.
AGM: The Annual General Meeting of Lorrha GAA Club will be held at the GAA Centre on Wednesday, 18th December at 8.00pm. Anyone with outstanding financial issues with the club are to contact treasurer Declan O’Meara as soon as possible before the books are closed prior to the meeting.
Mass for Deceased Members will be celebrated at Redwood Church on Saturday, 21st December at 7.30pm.
Community Work Scheme: Lorrha GAA Club have secured a second Community Employment Scheme. The post is for people who have been on social welfare for the last 12 months and who are over 25 years of age. Applications are being handled through the FAS office in Nenagh.
First Aid Course: North Tipperary Sports Partnership is running a Sports First Aid training course on Saturday 16th November in the Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh from 10am – 5pm.
Numbers are limited to a maximum of 12 participants and places will be allocated on a first to register basis, so early booking is advised. The cost of the course is €70 per person.
Upon successful completion of the course, participants are presented with a Sports First Aid Certificate and a Heartsaver AED card from the Irish Heart Foundation/ CFR community from PHECC, which is valid for two years. For further information or to register please contact Elaine Cullinan or Sharon McLoughney at the North Tipperary Sports Partnership office. Tel: 067-43604; Email:; Web:
Tipperary GAA Clubs Draw: We would ask all the draw promoters and subscribers to bring their accounts up to date ahead.
Gym Membership: (All rates are inclusive of club membership rates above) Adult Players – €150 (€50+€100); Non-Playing member – €150 (€30+€120); Student – €100 (€20+€80); Family (2+2) – €200 (€80+€120); Non club member – €150. Individual rates are €3 per session for club members and €5 per session for non members. For further information, contact Sean Mannion 087-3643031.
Sports Hall or Function Room booking: If anyone or any sports team would like to use of our facilities, which include a sports hall, gym or training field with floodlights or function room, contact Sean Mannion on 087-3643031.
Social Dancing: continues this Friday night to the music of Glynn Flynn. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am. Refreshments served.