Piarsaigh An Ghallbhaile Notes: Week Beginning 16th Of December 2019

December 19th, 2019 | News

Youth Presentation Night
On Friday 13th December we had a packed Community Centre where we celebrated our Youth Presentation Night. We had the pleasure of welcoming our special guests: our senior captains Enda McGarrity & Sean Murphy and our senior men manager John Moylan who presented our youth with beautiful personalised water bottles.
Well done to our Youth Officer Paddy Corrigan, all our team managers and our brilliant tea ladies on another successful Youth Presentation Night.

Celebration Banquet
Tickets are now available for our Celebration Banquet on Saturday 7th March 2020. Dress Code: Smart / Formal
Tickets are £50 each and are available by contacting Gareth Rafferty (07958303840) or Justina Mulgrew (07523231464).
Tickets will be limited so we would advise to purchase early. Why not purchase one as a Christmas Gift for a loved one.

2019 Club AGM
Our Annual AGM 2019 will take place on Sunday 19th January 2020 at 6.30pm. Nomination forms will be available soon and must be returned no later than 8pm on Saturday 5th January 2020.
We would encourage as many supporters of our club to come along and see what’s happened in 2019 and what’s going to happen in 2020.

Club Lotto
Our Club Lotto is a valuable income for the weekly running of our club.  If you are able to purchase a ticket or 2 each week this will help towards the weekly costs in our club.
This week we held our Christmas Draw.  Our lotto numbers were 10 – 9 – 7 – 4.  There was no jackpot winner.  Our 10 Lucky dip winners Rose Donnelly x 2, Seamus Corrigan, Brendan Harvey, Hurson Grandchildren, Paul Tierney, Aodh O’Neill, Margaret McVeigh, Aime Loughran & Marie Loughran.  Our next Jackpot will be on Tuesday 7th January 2020 & will be £5,350.

Gaelic Life All Stars
Well done to Daniel Kerr on winning a Half Back position in the Gaelic Life Ulster All Star Team of the Year with the awards ceremony taking place on 10th January. 

School Football
Well done to all our Galbally Pearses representatives who are part of the panel of the St Joseph’s Donaghmore U19 ladies team who are through to the Ulster final after beating Colaiste Colmcille 5-7 to 0-10 in the semi-final on Wednesday. Well done to Maire McElhone, Ciara Kelly & Niamh Rafferty. Final date and venue to be confirmed.
Well done to all our Galbally Pearses representatives who were part of the St Ciaran’s team who won The Ulster Schools U16.5 Arthur’s Cup Final on Wednesday evening in the Loup. Final Score: St Ciaran’s 0-09 St Colms High School 0-07
Hard luck to all our Galbally Pearses representatives who were part of the St Ciaran’s Panel that were beaten in the final of the Ulster Schools U14.5 McDevitt Cup on Tuesday.

Club Shop
Our opening hours this week are:
Friday 20th December               7.30pm – 8.30pm
Sunday 22nd December             11am to 12 noon
Tuesday 24th December            7.30pm – 8.30pm

Thoughts & Prayers 
The club would like to extend our thoughts and prayers to any families in the area who are dealing with bereavement or illness in their family at this time.