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Down Senior Ladies County Team For 27 February 2017

The Down ladies country team continued their league campaign on Saturday 25 February with an away game to Roscommon. A game Down should have been winning having much of first-half possession and missing two penalties. The game could have been put to bed by half-time. The second half a determined…

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Glasdrumman GAC Notes For Sunday 15 May 2016

The Eire og u-12’s had another good win on Sunday morning away to Cumann Peadar Naofa. warrenpoint. Training continues on a Tuesday evening from 6.30-7.30pm at the quarter road pitch writes Tony Bannon.  The u-14’s have 2 games this week so there will be no u-14 training on Wednesday. Training…

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Ballymartin Ladies Too Strong For Rostrevor

Ladies Gaelic Football Rostrevor V Ballymartin (by Rostrevorgaa) Rostrevor 2-10 Ballymartin 4-07 The Reds have had three fantastic wins on the trot and it was only a matter of time before the wheels came off the wagon and the girls brought back down to reality. There has been a lot…

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Down County Manager Wee James Macartan Calls It A Day

The Down manager has decided to call it a day. After a five year spell at the helm of the Red and Black, James Macartan has bowed out following a number of under par performances from the side. Wee James came close to glory at Croke Park in 2010 in…

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Recognition for the Irish Language in Down

Glór na nGael recognition has been achieved by two Irish language groups in County Down. Cumann Gaelach Leath Chathail in Downpatrick achieved top prize in its section, and a cheque of €8,000. And the Lower Mournes Branch of Conradh na Gaeilge won the Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta prize worth £1,500 for…

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Bryansford U-21’s Battle Through To Ulster Gaelic Final

U-21 Ulster Gaelic Semi Finals  Bryansford 0-16   2-7 Emerald Sarsfield Match report by Peter McGrath Jnr   Ulster Semi-finals are occasions that only a handful of players ever get the chance to play in. Bryansford U-21’s earned their place with a victory over Cavan Gaels in the quarter final,…

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