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Club Notes May 2016

posted 18 May 2016, 02:53 by Portaferry GAC Portaferry

·         JUVENILE TRAINING – continues on Friday nights from 6pm to 7pm. All new members welcome.  Spread the word.

·      SEASON TICKET – is £30.00 and this entitles entry to home games for Senior Camogie, Senior Hurling, 2nds Hurling and 3rds Hurling. This is a great deal and TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE. If you have no season ticket and don’t pay at the gate, entry will be refused.

CASH FOR CLOBBER – Does anyone have any old clothes and gear etc, and no longer want these. Leave it out in the Park. Thank you.

DOWN CLUB DRAW – no winners from our club in April. Can members of this draw, please ensure all payments are up to date.

EXAM TIME - it's that time of the year again, when many of our young players will be sitting school and university exams. Put in the hard work and you will be rewarded. If studying is getting too much, take a 20min break and hit the ball alley. Best wishes to all of you.

NATIONAL FEILE – there is a lovely photo donated by Liam McVeigh as part of a raffle, thanks Liam. £1 per ticket. These can be purchased in the Rock Bakery. Please support. Thank you in advance.


Cake Sale, Tea/Coffee Morning and Tombola in Market House on 4th June after 9.30 mass.

Sponsored Walk – Sunday 5th June 12pm. All the players will have Sponsor Sheets.

Father & Sons Match – Friday 10th June. Time TBC.

DONATIONS - As our U14s will be representing Down in the National Feile competition in Tipperary/Waterford on the 17th to the 19th June, the club has undertaken a major fund raising drive to collate the necessary funds that will be required to facilitate this trip. If anyone is willing to make a donation that will assist in covering these additional expenses. It is planned to advertise all submitted donations in the local papers/website/facebook, on the week prior to the team going south with a message of good luck from our sponsors. All donations received will be greatly appreciated and completely confidential. Thank you in advance. Please contact Niall Magee (Juvenile Secretary) Tel: 07843911072. Email:

ROMANIAN HELPLINE APPEAL - are holding their annual Over 40s challenge on Sunday 29th May. This year we are hosting it. Please spread the word. More details to follow.

MONTHLY CLUB DRAW - winners for April: £200 Mick Blair, £100 Emmett & Shauna O'Neill, £50 Kathleen Doherty, £25 Hugh Patrick Mason. Well done to all. Can all payments please be kept up to date. Next draw is 29th May.