Club News 2nd January 2015

Happy New Year to all from Shannon Gaels GAA

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Club will take place on Friday 9th January 2015 at 8.30pm in the Market House, Blacklion.

Committee meeting on Wednesday 7th January 2015 in the Clubhouse at 9.30pm.

GAA National Club Draw: Tickets are now on sale for the 2015 National Club Draw costing โ‚ฌ10 each. Fantastic prizes to be won including trips with the 2015 All Stars, a trip to New York, All Ireland Football and Hurling Final tickets as well as travel and shopping vouchers. You can view the full list of prizes here. Each club receives an allocation of tickets to sell and also get to keep the proceeds of the tickets they sell so this is an important fudraising effort for the Club. All tickets to be returned by 24th January 2015. The draw takes place on 27th February 2015 at Congress. Full details of the draw are on the GAA Website.

Lotto: No Jackpot Winner on 27/12/14. Numbers Drawn: 2, 23, 24 and 25 โ‚ฌ20 Winners: Niall Higgins, Sean Quigg, Aishling Cormack and Johnny Maguire Next draw on 10/01/15 in The Dug Out, Blacklion. Jackpot: โ‚ฌ1,950.

The Joe Maguire Memorial Cup game took place on Sunday 28th December 2014 in Blacklion. Photographs from the game are now online with thanks to Tony Griffin at

Night at the Races: Thank you to all those who sponsored races, bought and sold horses and supported this event in any way.

MacNean Ice Breakers Christmas Day Swim 2014 for the Neonatal Unit at the National Maternity Hospital – find out more on the Macnean Icebreakers facebook pageย  Photos from the event are now online thanks to Tony Griffin at If anyone would like to make an online donation for the Macnean Icebreakers Christmas Day swim for the neonatal unit at the national maternity hospital they can do so on this link