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Club Notes (Week Commencing 08/08/11)

posted 11 Aug 2011, 05:05 by Shaun-Marty Lawless   [ updated 12 Aug 2011, 04:23 ]

Ballyhegan Davitt's GAC Club Notes

(Week Commencing 08/08/11)

Senior Men’s Management:

The senior men’s management have stepped aside. The committee would like to sincerely thank Peter McKeever and Paul Johnston for their time, effort & commitment over the past seven months. We wish them all the best in the future.

Dermot Tiffney and Gerard Markey have agreed to take over as a caretaker management team for the rest of the season. Best of luck fella’s! 


Club Lotto:

The second instalment of 2011 Ballyhegan Davitt’s Lotto is now upon us. The committee would like to urge our club members to continue to support our club lotto. It is the lifeblood of our club—providing the much needed finance to fund our teams both male & female at all ages & of course the club-house which is used for other community events. The club is always looking for new Lotto contributors, whilst maintaining our current core membership. If there is anyone available to help sell lotto, please respond this email, or indeed to any committee member. Thank you!


Trip to Westport:

FAO: Those going on the Westport Trip, (Saturday 27th August). Payment is due!

Total cost of the trip is £95 (minus £40 deposit) before Monday 15th August. Payment cannot be left to the last minute. (Just to confirm this covers one night B & B + an evening Meal on the Saturday.)

Payment can be made to Tony Keegan, Ciara McKeever or Fergus Nixon.


Clothing Bank:

A clothing bank now resides in the club car park. This is a new initiative to raise cash for our club, so we’d like to urge our members & local community to deposit any unwanted clothes and textiles. The items will then be exported across Europe and Africa. By doing so the club will get a donation for every bag of clothes recycled. Thank-you in advance for your help and support.



o All types of Clothing (Adult, Children & Baby)

o Bags, Shoes, Hats & Belts

o Towels, Curtains & Bed Linen


Walk The Line:

DVDs are available from the Walk The Line fashion show — costing £5. Please contact any of the organisers.


Club Gear:

The GAA Store are now stocking the club jersey along with a full range of leisurewear which includes soft shell jacket, hooded top, shorts & socks. These are available in store and online at the link below:


Seat For Life:

To help finance the development of the Athletic Grounds, a scheme whereby the general public can buy a “Seat For Life” has been launched. The bonus for our club, is that we will receive £25 from each seat sold. For more information see the MyArmagh website:


Upcoming Fixtures:


Sunday 14thth August ACFL @ 2.00pm: Ballyhegan  v Forkhill (S. Murray)


Wednesday 24th August Intermediate

Championship @ 7.00pm, Morgan Athletic Grounds: Ballyhegan  v Shane O’Neills



Fixtures / Results / Tables & Match Reports - available on our new look club website:



@ The Club-rooms:


Irish Class Adult Irish Classes continue on Thursday night’s from 7.30 pm, Led by Fergus Nixon.




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