Club na Piarsaigh
Subscriptions are now due for the 2017 year for anyone paying annually. If you wish to join our scheme this covers your membership for the year. If you require further information please contact any committee member or email firstname.lastname@example.org for an information pack or download from our website: – www.galballygac.com
Our Club Shop will be closed this Friday night but will reopen on Friday 21st April from 7.30pm to 8.30pm.
We would encourage all our members who are actively involved in our club to complete the Access NI Vetting Form.
As our season is underway for most of our teams it is important that our players represent our club with pride. We ask that every player comes ready for each match with the correct gear:
Galbally Jersey (U8/10’s only), Galbally White Crested Shorts, Galbally Blue Club Socks, Gloves (if required), appropriate outerwear. These are available to purchase in our club shop on Friday nights (between 7.30pm & 8.30pm) and during Senior Men matches.
Hard luck to our Senior & Reserve Men who lost to Errigal Ciaran in Pearse Park on Sunday afternoon. A tough battle and our seniors were unfortunate to lose by 1 point. Final Score:- Galbally 0-09 Errigal Ciaran 1-07. Next up is away to Ardboe on Saturday afternoon at 4.30pm & 6pm.
Our Minor Boys are away to Dungannon on Wednesday 12th April at 7pm.
Training continues this week on Wednesday. Hard luck to our Minor Girls on Monday night after travelling to Badoney loosing their first game of the season. Next up for our minor girls is their last league match of 2017 at home to Ardboe on Tuesday 25th April at 6.45pm.
Well done to our U14 boys on Saturday on their win against Cookstown in Pearse Park. Team & Scorers:- Padraig Quinn, Darren Clarke, Eoghan Carberry, Conal Quinn, Owen Dickson, Anton Quinn, Dara Hetherington, Sean Hughes (1-00), Senan Morgan (1-00), Cormac O’Donnell, Matthew McCool (1-00), Ryan McElroy, Conor Kane (0-02), James Donnelly (2-05), Joseph Corrigan (1-00). Final Score:- Galbally 6-7 Cookstown 5-06. Next up is away to Coalisland on Saturday 22nd April.
Our U14 Girls are playing in their rescheduled Feile Competition in Garvaghey on Wednesday 12th April at 6.30pm.
Training continues this Thursday evening for our U10 Boys (Primary 5 & 6) from 7pm – 8pm. Well done to our U10 boys in their first blitz of 2017 in Donaghmore. A fine display of football from everyone.
Pearse Og Programme
Our Pearse Og Programme came to a conclusion last Thursday night.
We will be resuming training after Easter for our U6, U8, U10 & U12 Boys and Girls. Keep an eye on Facebook / Twitter for an update on training times / dates.
No Jackpot Winner. This week’s numbers (Tuesday 11th April) were: 16, 6, 14 & 10. Our 5 lucky dip winners winning £20 each were: Paddy Kelly, Marie Rafferty, Cahir Quinn, Caitlin McCrory & Ann McAleer. Next week’s jackpot returns to £2700. Next Draw takes place on Tuesday 18th April at 9pm. If you need a lotto seller to call to your home, contact any committee member or alternatively tickets can be purchased in Tally’s Mace or Donnelly’s Post Office. Lotto is an essential source of income for the club & your continued support is greatly appreciated.
Galbally Friends Fund
Galbally Friends Funds has recently been set up as a charity that will serve the Galbally area to provide support to those living with a palliative diagnosis or with complex health needs. A Spinathon Fundraiser has been organised on 15th April – please contact Paddy on 077 1088 3125 if you are interested in participating.
Health & Well-Being
Please see below a list of names, numbers and web addresses of organisations that offer services to help improve mental health and emotional wellbeing. You never have to be alone – there is always someone out there to speak to.
Minding Your Head has information on how to protect your mental and emotional wellbeing and the issues that can affect it, eg anxiety or depression.
About Helplines. Helplines Network NI is a membership led organisation consisting of over 25 different helplines operating across Northern Ireland.
The Niamh Louise Foundation – Suicide Support Group 028 8775 3327
Niamh Louise Youth Street Collection Dungannon. Thank you to all those who volunteered & who donated to our street collection in Dungannon Square on Saturday.
Lifeline 0808 808 8000
Facing the Future has been developed by Samaritans and Cruse Bereavement Care to support people affected by suicide. 116 123
We as an organisation and as individuals will give supportive care to people suffering emotional pain and hurt. 028 7126 69999
AWARE Defeat Depression 0845 120 2961
Issues have been raised recently in relation to Internet Usage in our community. We would encourage as many parents to be aware of for your child’s Internet usage and Online Reputation.
If you or anyone in your family isn’t receiving our club notes by email and would like to be added to our mailing list, subscribe through the link on our website www.galballygac.com
Thoughts & Prayers
Our thoughts and prayers are with any families in the area who are dealing with bereavement or illness in their family at this time.