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Club News Letter - 12 December

posted 12 Dec 2016, 15:26 by ballymacnab armagh

BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 12/12/2016


The Annual General Meeting was held last Wednesday with the following elected to serve on the Committee for 2017:

President:                    Pat McGeown

Vice President:            Brendan Gribben

Chairperson:                Kevin Gribben

Vice Chairperson:       Tony Gribben

Secretary & PRO:       Nelius Boyle

Assistant Secretary:    Mickey McGivern

Treasurer:                    John McKee

Assistant Treasurer:     Brendan McKee

Register:                      Seamus McArdle & Brendan McKee

Development Officer: Colin McKee

Youth Officer:             Michael Beagan

Children’s Officer:      Lauren Keegan

Players Rep:                Richard Gribben, Joseph Gribben, Sean McArdle

Irish & Culture:           Kevin Beagan

Committee:                 Gary McKee, Mark Keegan, Chris Loughran, Mickey Short


Membership was set as before, Over 18 £20, Under 18 £10 to be paid to Seamus McArdle or Brendan McKee by 17/03/2017.



W/c 12/12/16 Lucky numbers were 12-15-30-31. No winner. Match 3s: Peter Woods, Michael Kelly, Louise Cooke. Next Draw – Monday 19/12/16, JACKPOT £13,300 (Rota: JGribben & MFlynn). Tickets can be purchased online via


In appreciation to all sellers and buyers over the last 12 months there shall be a special prizes draw take place on Wednesday 21/12/16. All tickets sold for the Draw on the 19th will gain access.


We thank all who currently sell and purchase lotto tickets every week. Your continued support is greatly appreciated and contributes substantially to financing ‘the Club’.

Can you play a part by selling at least 5 tickets every week? Sellers gain entry to a Monthly sellers draw, 1 entry for every 20 tickets sold during the month (draw takes place on the last Monday of each month). Please contact any member of the Committee to get involved. All sold tickets must be left in O’Tooles Bar before 9pm on the night (normally each Monday night) of each weekly draw



The Monthly Draw took place last Wednesday and the Winners were:


£500:               Eamon Hughes

4x£100:           Mick Flynn, Dermot Kennedy, Aidan McParland, Brendan Maguire




Under 18 -  Congratulations to our under 18 team  and management Barni, Shelly and Maco who put in a fantastic performance against Keady to become championship winners on a scoreline of 9:11 to 5:13. 


Chistmas draw - St Brenda's Christmas draw took place on Saturday night with the following winners

Drinks Hamper - Joan Murphy

Turkey - Colleen O'Toole

DVD Player - Cassie Loughran

4 Ball golf - Geraldine McCone

Hamper from Mones - Cara Crilly

O'Tooles Meal voucher- Emma Gribben.

Many thanks to all those who bought tickets.


Congratulations - to Caroline and Chrissy Renaghan on the birth of their baby boy Darragh.


Sympathy - Deepest sympathy to former camog Caroline Hughes on the death of her husband Matt Brand RIP.





Crochet Class in Ballymacnab Hall every Wednesday 7.30pm – 9.30pm. New members welcome.


Céilí dancing every Thursday in Ballymacnab Hall 8.30pm – 10pm. New beginners welcome.



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