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This week’s latest in news and notes from GAA clubs around Donegal.

This week’s latest in news and notes from GAA clubs around Donegal.


Match “N” Win January 23rd. No jackpot winner-numbers drawn: 2, 7, 8, & 22. The €15 winners were Ann Doherty (Larkin), Cross. Kathleen Comiskey, Urrismana. Michael McDaid, Altashane, Carn. Paddy Ranty, Urrismana. Philip Toland, Tornabratley. Jackpot next week €860. The main award winners at the underage presentation night were; U10 Girls-Zoe Mc Carron, U10 Boys-Arron Porter, U12 Girls-Mary Jane Doherty, U12 Boys- Dean Harkin, Mickey Friel and Jack Doherty, U13 Boys-Luke Mullins, U13 and a half)-Oisin Hession, U14 Girls-Niamh Grant, U14 Boys-Tiernan Devine, U16 Girls-Lauren Cregan. GAA National Club Draw-€10 tickets are now available from John J Friel or any Committee member. A referees beginners course for potential new referees will take place on Saturday the 8th of Feb in Jacksons Hotel Ballybofey a 10 am.

A referees refreshers course will take place on the Thurs 13th Feb in Jacksons Hotel at 8pm. A second black card information night will take place on Mon the 3rd of February in the Villa Rose hotel at 7 pm this course must be completed by all referees before the start of competitions.

St Mary’s (Convoy)

The lotto result counties drawn were FH,LS, MO, TY. Jean O’Kane, Bill Meehan, John Ryan, Kathleen Toner, 231 Townparks Convoy, Eugene McNamee, Drumkeen €20 each. Next weeks jackpot is €2500.The Annual dinner dance will now be held on 22nd Feb in Jacksons with music by the popular Beef Steak Dancers tickets €25 and are available from any committee member. Underage registration will take place on Friday 31st January between 6-7 pm. Membership is now due and must be paid by 17th March the charges are €5 for U-12s, €10 for U-13s to minor and €30 for adults


Lotto numbers for 21/01/14 for Jackpot of €2300 were 8 6 1 7 3 5 4 2. Brendan Marley matched first three numbers and won €60. Next week’s Jackpot is €2350.

Club Membership now due at €40 and must be paid before 31st March. Anyone who pays before 1st March will be entered into a GAA draw. Anyone interested in representing the club in Strictly Come Dancing on Easter Weekend please give your name to Kate McGlynn. Three couples needed and training starts Monday 24th of February. Handball for national school children continues on a Monday 7-8. Secondary students now from 4.00 -5.30 on a Tuesday. Under 8s will now train Fridays from 6-7 rather than 6.30-7.30. New members always welcome. Yearbooks still available; €10. Contact Tony Carlin on 0868759310.

Tir Chonaill Gaels

Calling all Ladies interested in playing football in London. TCG ladies are returning to training in February 2014. For more details contact Fiona Campbell on 07795211059 or email The club would like to congratulate member Paddy Callaghan and his wife Sharon on the arrival of their new baby daughter at the weekend. Also we bid farewell to Paddy who is transferring back home to play football in Co Meath. Paddy joined the club in 2003/04 and has gone on to win an amazing five London Championships in his time here.

Lotto numbers for 23/01/14 Jackpot £1,300 were 6-7-10-16. There was no jackpot winners. The £25 lucky dip winners were Denise Boyle, c/o TCG, Stephen McLoughlin, Slough, J P O Donnell, c/o TCG, John Mc Nicholas, c/o TCG. Next draw takes place on Thursday 30th with a jackpot of £1,350. Play online at

The club annual general meeting on 1st March in the clubhouse with a 5pm start. On Saturday 8th March 2014 the club are holding a Race Night, in the Three Wishes Pub, North Harrow. On Friday night in Greenford, 7.30 pm St Brigid’s Cross Making Family Night, in aid of the Across Charity.

Naomh Colmcille

The second Fun Fridays Gaelic took place last Friday evening at Pairc Colmcille with another fantastic attendance. It continues this Friday (31st) from 6.30 to 7.30 pm. €2 per child and everybody is welcome. Dress for the weather and bring a drinks.

Registrations are now open to all senior players (€50), junior players (€10), adult members (€25) and families (€50). Contact Mark Ferry (087 9154559) or Breda Friel (087 6393503).

This week’s numbers are 16, 17, 21, 23, 22 and the three winners are Frankie Callaghan, Paul and Karen Callaghan and Harry Dillion who win €25 each. Next week’s jackpot €4550. The club are seeking volunteers to act as Lotto sellers and join the existing rota. The Lotto is the main regular source of fundraising for the club so if you can spare some time to help out it would be greatly appreciated.

An Clochan Liath

Ba iad 6, 7, 13 agus 23 na huimhireacha lotto a tarraingeadh ag deireadh na seachtaine seachtaine agus nior baineadh póta óir an lotto. Beidh €3,200 sa phóta óir don seachtain seo. Bhain na daoine seo leanas €20 an ceann Patrick Sweeney 32 Ard Croine, Shard Ward 7 Cois Locha, Terence Sweeney Little Bridge, Rapiq Indian Restaurant agus Kevin Sweeney Crickamore.

The fifth draw in the new fifth series of the 200 Club was held on Sunday night the 26th of January at the bingo and the winners are as follows for the month of December, 1st €1,000 – Kate McCole Sheskinarone, 2nd €500 – Aisha and Jake Bonner, Little Bridge, 3rd €300 – Rosaleen O’Donnell Main Street, 4th €100 – Kevin Bonner, Main Street 5th €100 – Liam Mac Suibhne(WM) Cloughwally.

We are glad to announce that we have collected and delivered monies totaling 4,909.50 Euro for both the Dungloe Patient Fund and Donegal Hospice. Mark Clerkin gathering 1,569.50 Euro for the Donegal Hospice and a combined effort from our Hairy Men totaling 3,340 Euro going towards the Dungloe Patient Fund. Thanks to the Hairy men of Daniel Walsh, Dara McNiff, Conor Comack, Eamon McGee, Brendan Brennan, Kevin Bonner, Joe Boyle, John Fred Sweeney, Jamie Sweeney, Joe Sweeney, Myles Sweeney, Marty Boyle, Peter Ward, Noel McBride, Adrian Sweeney, Raymond Sweeney, Joe Neely, Tony Boyle and Mark Clerkin for all their gathering and to all the people who contributed through the month of November.

Sean MacCumhaills

Only five days to go for The Kube. It all kicks off in the Villa Rose this Saturday at 8 pm. Tickets can be purchased directly from the Villa Rose or from any committee member. Well done to all who took part in Sundays 5k. We had an incredible turn out despite the poor conditions, with over 150 brave souls battling the elements. We raised €1300 for the Donegal-Galway Cancer bus. There were no winners of this weeks lotto. Numbers drawn were 6,19,28 and 30. There were no match 3 winners. Three names pulled out were Angela Dunnion, Lily brosna and Louise Doherty. They each receive €30. Next weeks jackpot is a massive €8,500.

Letterkenny Gaels

Lotto results for weekending the 19th January 2014 were 1,5,19 & 24. Match 3 winner was Shaun Gallagher, Illistrin. Details and photos of last year’s club activities can be reviewed in the 2013 Dún na nGall G.A.A Yearbook which can be purchased from any Club Officer. All players (adult and juvenile football) are reminded that the wearing of mouth-guards is now compulsory. Players will not be covered under the player injury scheme if they do not comply. For regular club updates and photos see our club web page, , Facebook page or follow us on Twitter @LetterkennyGael

St Michael’s

The club held a very successful presentation function in Arnolds Hotel, Dunfanaghy on Friday night last during which the following presentations were made. The St. Michael’s team that won the 2013 Donegal Gaeltacht Championship were presented with their medals.Michael Doyle Club Sponsor presented Thomas O’Donnell with the Most Improved Player Award.Dominic Carr outgoing reserve team manager presented Hughie McGee with the Reserve Player of the Year Award.Edward Boyle Club Sponsor presented James Henry Alcorn with the Young Player of the Year Award.Denis Harley Main Club Sponsor Molly’s Bar Dunfanaghy presented Martin McElhinney with the Player of the Year Award at the St. Michael’s Dinner Dance. Brid Gallagher presented an Appreciation Award to Manus Friel for his work with the underage players. Christy Toye presented Michael Cannon who represented St. Michael’s on the Donegal County Under 21 Panel this year with an award. Brian Dolan presented Marie O’Reilly who represented the Club on the Donegal Team with an award. Shaun Langan presented Liam McElhinney with the Clubperson of the Year Award. Denis and Nora Harley from Molly’s Bar presented a sponsorship cheque to Patricia Kelly assistant secretary. The club would like to thank their main sponsor Denis Harley Molly’s Bar, Dunfanaghy, Lizzies’s Diner, the trophy sponsors and all the sponsors who support us throughout the year.

There was no Jackpot winner in the Mini Lotto on Sunday night Sunday last. The Numbers drawn were 2,3,4,,10,16,17; the match 5 winners were Ciaran McGinley Derryherriff and Bethney Ferry Hornhead who won 50 euro each. This weeks jackpot will be €4500.

Congratulations to Marie O’Reilly who was part of the Ulster All Star Team that beat Munster in the All Ireland Shield Final in Mullingar on Saturday last.

Congratulations also to the following St. Michael’s players who were part of the PCC Team that won the under 16A Final in Convoy last Thursday. The players were Michael Langan, Shane Langan, Jamie Hunter, Ciaran McGinley, Dean McColgan, Lee McColgan, Dylan Doherty and Colm McFadden.

Naomh Muire

The club would like to wish Gary Boyle and all his backroom team all the best for the upcoming season. Gary takes over the reins of the senior team from Danny O’ Donnell. Well done to club players Jamie McGee and Daniel Devlin who were part of the victorious PCC Falcarragh side in the U-16 Final.

Saturday March 1st sees the return of the Naomh Muire Big Fight Night. A huge success in 2011 this great night of entertainment will be held in Dungloe RCS Sportshall this year with a large number of exciting bouts taking place. Tickets go on sale in the Cope, Annagry this Saturday at11am and are expected to sell fast. Ringside tickets located in the front ten rows are priced at €20, general tickets located in the well appointed Sportshall are €15 and children’s tickets (tickets limited) are priced at €10. A good turnout yesterday and we now have a panel of 20 plus young but enthusiastic players. This now presents an unbroken chain of football from u10 to adult, which is great to see and in particular it is great an adult team participating in the County Gaeltacht which is being hosted at our club this Mayy. The club ladies annual general meeting was held on Friday 17th January. The following committee was elected; chair: Shaun Rodgers, vice chair: Robert O’Donnell, joint secretaries: Christina and Karen McGarvey, treasurer: Marion O’Donnell; assistant treasurer: Eileen McGarvey; child welfare: Dónal Ó’Séarcáigh and Emma O’Donnell; PRO: Dónal Ó’Séarcáigh andLauren Rodgers; registrar: Marie Martin; culture officers: Séamus Mac Rúairí, Tony Doherty, development officer: Dónal Ó’Séarcáigh, referee: Robbie O’Donnell.

county board delegate: Shaun Rodgers, D’Sharkey, Coaches: U10; Shaun Rodgers, Aoife McGarvey, Karen McGarvey, Catherine Bonner & Maria McGarvey.U-12: Dónal Ó’Searcaigh, Lauren Rodgers & Christina McGarvey.U-14: Hugh McGarvey, Mary Doherty, Mary Sweeney and S.Rodgers. U- 16 and Minor: Robbie O’Donnell and John McGarvey, Marion O’Donnell, Eileen McGarvey, Emma O’Donnell. Junior Ladies: Robbie O’Donnell, John McGarvey, D.Sharkey and Emma O’Donnell.


The minor board monthly meeting is on Friday the 31st of January at 9pm in the Fintra Clubrooms.There were no winners of this weeks Killotto Jackpot. The Killotto numbers were 8,13,20,22. Match 3 prize of E60 was won by ‘Patricia Mc Guire - Dunkineely’. Next weeks Killotto jackpot is E800.

Any children interested in selling Killotto in their locality and earning some extra pocket money should contact Sarah Tully, Carmel Gamble or any member of the executive committee. Any businesses interested in advertising at the Eamon Byrne Memorial Park for 2014 please contact Sarah Tully on 0863311733. 2014 membership rates will be published in the next week. Pairc Eamon O Beirne and the practise pitch are closed until further notice. The following positions were filled at the recent annual A.G.M.: chairman- John Cunnigham; vice chair- Paul McCrudden; secetary- to be filled; assistant secretary- Aisling Murrin; treasurer- Sarah Tully; assistant treasurer- Carmel Gamble; PRO- Claire Boyle; coach officer- Shay Murrin; children officer- Ed Byrne; development officer- Niall Erskine; registar Susan McGing; county board Delegate- John Cunnigham; Offiga Na Gaeilge- Patricia Murrin; U21 Manager- Manus Boyle; Senior Manager- vacant; Reserve Manager- vacant.

Aodh Ruadh

The monthly club meeting will take place this Thursday, 30th January in Aras Aoidh Ruaidh at 8.30pm. All members of the club executive are asked to attend. Anyone with tickets stubs to bring back for the GAA Club National Draw is asked to return them at this meeting. This will be preceded by a Park/Development committee meeting at 8pm with team managers to determine the pitch booking schedule for training in the coming year. It is important all managers attend to ensure smooth running pitch access.

The first Bord na nÓg meeting of the year takes place on Wednesday 5th February at 8.30pm in Aras Aoidh Ruaidh. All managers and mentors are asked to attend. The club are hosting a social night in support of Jim Kane in the Bridgend bar, Ballyshannon on Saturday 8th February. There will be music by the Lone Stars and plenty of craic on the night. If you are unable to attend, but would still like to make a donation, please contact either Diarmaid Keon or Emma Gaughan (0863039610) or email

Recreational football continues this Saturday at 7pm under the lights at Páirc Aoidh Ruaidh and once again the emphasis is very much on the craic. It’s excellent value at just €5 for the session. Text or call Alan on 0868052816 if you need any further information. The Donegal Scór semi-finals are coming up shortly with the southern semi-final taking place in Donegal on Friday 14th February. Aodh Ruadh is seeking expressions of interest from any groups or individuals who would like to represent the club in any of the following categories at the semi-final: Léiriú (Presentation), Céilí, Solo Singing, Recitation, Instrumental Music, Ballad Group or Set Dancing. Please notify club secretary Emma Gaughan on 0863039610. Adult Scór is for persons aged 17 years and over.

The annual Aodh Ruadh CLG Dinner Dance takes place on Saturday, 22nd February. Commencing 8pm with a Banquet in Dorrian’s Hotel, followed by awards and music from The TLs. Tickets priced €25 will be available shortly from Shannon’s Corner and Pearse O’Neill’s.There was no winner of the €7,400 Aodh Ruadh Lotto jackpot last Sunday. The numbers drawn were 1, 2, 4, 9, 14 and 18. In the lucky dip €20 each went to: Sarah Meehan, Coolcholly; Ron Sennett, c/o Pat’s bar; Patsy McCabe, Derryherk; Charlie O’Brien, Dromard, Sligo; and Dympna Cronin, Lawne Park. Next draw is in Pat’s Bar on Sunday at 8.30pm. The jackpot is €7,500 so get out there and buy your ticket.

Cill Chartha

The Cill Chartha versus Clonoe O’Rahillys Ulster 21 Club Tournament quarter -final match has been now rescheduled for 2.15pm Sunday 16th February. A Child Protection and Foundation courses coming up in February anyone interested contact Mark O’Donnell.

Tá sé am Scór arís, más mian leat páirt a ghlacadh, ní fhéadfar gníomhartha san áireamh amhránaíocht aonair, grúpaí bailéad, foirne tráth na gceist, uirlise, gníomhartha nuachta, aithriseoireacht, rince céilí etc Déan teagmháil aon chomhalta den Choiste.This week’s Club Lotto numbers were 6, 7, 19, 28 there was no Jackpot no winner, the Lotto plus numbers were: 8, 14, 16, 21 winners were €50 Ciara Doherty, Bogagh, €30 Ciaran O’Donnell, Ballymoon and €20, Jim McLaughlin, Teelin. The Lotto Jackpot next week is €3,800. If anyone is willing to help out with the club lotto’s for the coming year please contact Barry McShane or Martin Byrne all help greatly appreciated. Check out our website at latest news updates and more.


Underage, minor,and senior teams are now back training. The club are putting in a great effort to bring ladies football back again and anyone interested in getting involved should attend a meeting this Saturday February 1st in the club house at 6.30 pm. Hugh Mc Clafferty and Hazel White have been appointed as managers for the forthcoming year. Registration for the year has begun with large numbers attending the registration evenings of Friday and Saturday last. It is imperative that all players are registered before they commence training. In 2013 the senior team ran ‘The Last Man Standing’ fund raising initiative which proved to be very successful. This year the opportunity is available to all club members and is being coordinated by Brendan Walsh. The entry fee is €10.00. Details and forms are available from Brendan. As the concept is based on the National League all forms and entry fee must be returned no later than Friday 31 January

We have been asked by the clubs children’ s officer George Simmons anyone who is in receipt of their Garda Vetting Certificate to drop it into the club as soon as possible. Congratulations to Phil Boyle who has been appointed the clubs Oifig na Gaelige. Phil is a native of Aranmore and now lives in the parish where no doubt with his grasp of our native language he can bring a lot to the role in 2014. The winning lotto numbers are 1,8,20,and 24 this weeks match 3 winner is Laura Duddy, Corderry, Churchill. Sellers for the forth coming week are Gary McDaid and Michael Canning.

Ard an Ratha

Membership is now due for the coming year. Players must ensure that they are paid up members before training begins. Also for anyone wishing to become a Member for the coming year. Membership can be had from Siobhan Breslin 087 6680261 or in Divers Newagents.

Under-14 boys training now on Friday at 6.30pm in the field. The registration night for adults and underage players is on Saturday, February 1 from 8pm to 9pm in the Heritage Centre. Cost is €10 for U18, €25 for an adult and €50 per family (2 adult and any children U18).

The Club are organising a first aid course for February 11 and 18 in the Heritage Centre if there is sufficient numbers. The course is from 7-10pm each night and successful participants will receive a certification. Anyone interested in taking part should contact Mary on 087-6878614.

Training for all girls teams on astro-turf at Dolmen Centre on wed evening at 7pm. There is also training on Narin beach, Saturday morning at 11am. Any new players who would like to join this year are welcome to come along. We are short on numbers at U14 level. Any enquires, contact Terry on 086 1500635.

Four Masters

There was no jackpot winner this week. The €50 winners were Shane Gillespie, Brookfield and John Hanna, Drumrooske. Numbers drawn were 5, 11, 14 and 19. Next weeks jackpot is at €600. To play the lotto and be in with a chance to win some cash. Call into Mullin’s shop or visit Our app for your mobile/tablet is now up and fully running. Over eighty club members have signed up for the App so far. Click on and sign up, then search for Four Masters. The app is the quickest way to stay up to date with club, with regular news, photos, events, newsletters, and match reports posted.

There will a registration night in the St Patricks Centre this Wednesday night for all U8 and U12 boys. Regsistration will start at 6pm, finishing at 7pm. It is very important that all players are registered for insurance purposes. Parents are asked yo fill out the forms and sign a health survey. Registration costs €20 for U8′s and €30 for U12′s. U8 and U12 coaches will be present on the night to answer questions and explain the upcoming years for each team. There will be a registration night for the U10 and U16 boys football teams on Wednesday 5th February (6pm - 7pm)

Upcoming courses: Saturday 8th February - First Aid course, venue: Abbey hotel. Contact Deborah Lacey (0872199730) to book place on course. Friday 14th /Saturday 15th February - Child Protection and Foundation football course. Anyone who has completed the CPC course previously doesn’t need attend on the Friday if they wish to complete Foundation course. Contact Pauric Harvey (0860523905) if interested in completing course.

A hurling foundation course will take place on Friday February 21st and Saturday February 22nd in McCumhaill Park. Any club coaches interested in completing the course should contact Lawrence Doherty (0877532705) asap. Other coaching workshops in Donegal: CPD Coaching Workshops – 2014. 1. Training System of Play (Football)

Wednesday the 29th January at 7.30pm in Ardara. The above session is half theory and half practical. All indoor. 2. 15 Plus Activate, Warm Up. Wednesday26th February at 7.30pm in Glenswilly. The above session is half theory and half practical. All indoor. 3. Planning the Pre Season. – Speed, Endurance and Stamina. Wednesday the 5th March at 7.30pm in Buncrana.

The above session is a practical session. All outdoor. 4. Goalkeepers Coaching Session

Wednesday the 19th March at 7.30pm in Mac Cumhaill Park, Ballybofey.

The above session is a practical session. All outdoor. (Clubs are requested to send 3 goalkeepers from Minors upwards to this course.

Liam Brown Memorial Quiz night: This annual quiz will be held in Dom’s Pier 1, Friday 7th February 9pm. The Annual Dinner Dance and Presentation of the Club Awards for 2013 will take place at 8 pm on Saturday 22nd February 2014 in Dom’s Pier 1. Tickets Available from Maeve Espey 086 8730610, Paul Timoney 087 2791305, Eamonn Gorrell 087 6740053.

GAA National Club Draw: Tickets now available at €10.00 each. Excellent prizes to be won including a trip to Australia for two people to the International Rules series and All-Ireland Hurling and Football packages, trip to Boston, New York and more. ALL money raised will go directly to our club. Please Support. Contact Maeve Espey 0868730610 or Paul Timoney 0872791305 or any executive member. Annual membership is now due. €50.00 per adult over 18 years of age and should be paid to Michael Martin Registrar (087) 6198905 as soon as possible or Paul Timoney (087) 2791305 for 2014 season.

Naomh Conaill

The Club Under 8 and U10 presentation night is in Fintown Hall this Friday 31st January at 7pm. Membership is being collected in the clubhouse on Friday 31st Jan between 6-7 pm. Adult membership is Euro 40, or for 100 Euros you can also have Lotto membership for the year. Youth membership is Euro 20. The ladies registration for all players, is on Friday night also, in the Clubhouse between 6-7pm. The cardiac screening unit is to visit the club again, [depending on the numbers] after being here in 2011. It is recommended that screening is carried out every 2-3 years, and is open to club members, and non members, between the ages of 14 to 35, and the cost of the screening is 45 Euros. Anyone interested contact Rosaleen @ 087-6235023 or Murial at 087-6485725. The numbers last week were 12-18-19-27, the jackpot was not won, and 50 Euro winners were, Mary Gavigan, Glen Road, and William and Jane Cunningham, Ardara.


The club is hosting an event on Saturday, February 1, in the Public Services Centre, Milford that aims to place health and wellbeing at the heart of the community and people the club serves and will feature a host of health and fitness groups providing advice and information. The event takes place in the Public Services Centre Milford, runs from 11am-2pm, is free of charge and welcome to all. For more information please con

The Donegal Sports Star Awards take place on Friday 31st January in the Mount Errigal Hotel. The Club has been nominated in the Team of the Year section alongside some stiff competition. Tickets are available directly from the Mount Errigal on 074-9106700. The Club received a great honor on Friday night past as it received the Ulster Club of the Year award from the Gaelic Life newspaper. This came completely unexpected as we were up against heavy weights in the shape of Clonoe of Tyrone and Watty Grahams of Derry. This award is further indication of the great strides being made by the Club both on and off the field.

The Club’s Scor na nOg instrumental group,which is made up of Eoin and Liam Orr, Kevin Egan and Kyle Macaulay, had a successful audition just before Christmas in the Dun Uladh Centre in Omagh and are now preparing for a trip to Dublin, on Jan 30th, to the RTE studios in Donnybrook to record for the live show recording of TG4’s ‘Scor Encore’. The show is called Scor Encore and is a competition for various talents and will begin on TG4 on Feb 9th. We can have up to 15 people in the audience so if anyone would like to go, just contact Brendan Ward or any of the club executive. The lads are going well in practice so we wish them all the best in the competition

Congratulations to Amber Barrett who was part of the Ulster Ladies Interprovincial side who defeated Munster 5-7 to 0-3 to lift the Interprovincial Shield title last Saturday. On the back of our Gaelic Life Ulster Club of the Year Award the Club has been cordially invited by the Crossmaglen Rangers club of Armagh to take part in their International 7s competition. The competition will take place on the Easter Bank Holiday weekend (April 19th-21st). Some of the 16 teams taking part are rumoured to be household names such as Ballinderry (Derry), Nemo Rangers (Cork), St Vincents (Dublin) and Austin Stacks (Kerry). A full weekend line up of entertainment will take place in Crossmaglen and the surrounding area over the weekend and invited teams have also been asked to take part in the annual South Armagh Easter Sunday parade bearing team flags. Mens Senior Captain Paddy Peoples and Ladies Senior Captain Orla Harrison took their respective double winning cups on a visit to Scoil Mhuire National School last Friday after being kindly invited by School Principal Aonrai Chivers. Also in attendance were Ladies stars Claire Murray and Aoife Gallagher as well as Mens players TJ Evesson and Cathal McGettigan. Senior Manager SP Barrett and Ladies Manager Marti Barrett were also there along with Club men Aidan Cannon, Joe McNulty and last years Senior Manager Nigel Black. It is now planned the cups will also visit schools in the Ramelton and Rathmullan area in the coming weeks.

Congratulations to Aoife Donnelly, Lianne Boyce, and Aisling McHugh on their selection to the Donegal U16 Ladies panel for 2014. Well done ladies!

Scoil Mhuire Milford NS has been drawn in Section 2 of this years Cumann na mBunscoil football competition. They will play 9-a-side matches in Division 3 against Murlog, St Bridgets Convoy, and St Aengus Bridgend. Should they come out of this group as winners they will play the winners of Section 1 in the semi final.

The Allianz League Prediction Competition is back for another year. All you have to do is predict the winning team and margin of victory (or draw) for all the fixtures each weekend in the Allianz Leagues in the Football League to be in with a chance of winning €5,000 for your Club and €4,100 for yourself. We even have our own CLG BnaG League (code: ppcf5MUoGBxX). Last year Nicky Boucher topped the table and won himself two items of Club gear, while Enda Mc Elhinney in second place won one item. Once registered, select ‘Join Football Mini League’ and enter the code above then register your predictions every week. This weeks lotto numbers were 6-10-17-20. No jackpot winner, 3 match 3 winners wins €25 each. Jackie & Mary Barrett, Drumacloghan, Colm McGettigan, Forquar, and Tony Kelly, Devlinreagh. Next weeks Jackpot is €440.