* DOWNPATRICK first team entertain neighbours Saintfield United in the first round of the Irish Cup, kick off is at 1.30pm. Downpatrick seconds play local rivals Castleabbey at Dunleath, kick off is at 2.00pm
* Downpatrick Ladies Dinner Dance is on Saturday 28 September, more details to follow but if anyone is interested in attending contact Kerry Fisher.
* The committee, management and players would like to congratulate Chris Perry and his partner Pamela McQuoid on the birth of their daughter. We hear Uncle Vincey is good at babysitting, especially on Saturday afternoons!!!
* All players are reminded the membership money is now due.