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Ulster GAA Unveils Casement Park Stadium Plan

The Ulster GAA Council today unveiled its proposed designs for an exciting new provincial stadium at Casement Park to members of the public at West Belfast’s Conway Mill and outlined its process to seek the views of all interested parties. The new scheme presented by Ulster GAA and developed by…

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Down GAA Results For 21-26 August 2016

2016 Down GAA Senior Football Championship – Sponsored by Morgan Fuels Fri, 26 Aug. Clonduff 2-10 Castlewellan 0-14 Bryansford 4-6 Downpatrick 2-10 Sun, 28 Aug, Burren 3-15 Mayobridge 1-12 2016 Down GAA Intermediate Football Championship – Sponsored by Trocaire Sat, 27 Aug. St John’s 1-10 Carryduff 4-12 Liatroim 1-6 Darragh…

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Ardglass GAC Notes For 13 December 2015

Due to unforeseen circumstances, last week’s trolley dash was cancelled and has been rearranged for this coming Friday, Friday 18 December at 9.30am at Eurospar, Ardglass writes Michelle Teggart. Congratulations once again to our winner, John Kearns, and apologies to anyone for any confusion or inconvenience this change may have caused! Best of…

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Minister Launches Líofa In Croke Park

Culture Minister Carál Ní Chuilín has launched the Líofa campaign in Croke Park, with the help of the GAA. Líofa aims to encourage every citizen, regardless of their background or level of expertise, to embrace the Irish language. The Minister said: “This launch is linked to the GAA’s objective to…

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Castlewellan GAC Notes For 23 August 2015

On Saturday our Year 4 footballers travelled to Kilclief to take part in an East Down Blitz. The children performed strongly in all their game’s and had some fine displays throughout the panel with great interplay, tackling and score taking bring displayed – well done everyone. Special thanks to the…

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Hazzard Congratulates Down Teams

Sinn Féin MLA Chris Hazzard has congratulated Down Ladies and Camogs on winning all Ireland titles last year. Speaking after the civic reception in the Canal Court Hotel in honour of the winning teams Mr Hazzard said: “The Down teams need to be congratulated on their achievements and the enjoyment…

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Down Mammies Ready For All Ireland Blitz

Down mammies from Bryansford GAC and Saval GAC are to compete in the annual Tesco Homegrown Gaelic4Mothers & Others Blitz. On Saturday 18 October  the annual Gaelic4Mothers & Others blitz will take place in Naomh Mearnóg and St. Sylvester’s with over 1,100 women from right across the country taking part…

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Bryansford GAC Notes For 26/1/14

Any young members interested in registering for the Ulster Council Goldmark Award Scheme are asked to contact Ronan McVeigh ASAP on 07500 932464. The scheme endorses volunteers who commit their time to the GAA and is recognised for future College selections and as part of your CV. More details can…

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RGU Notes 10th November 2013

THE Club was saddened to hear of the death of Bernie Murdoch, a past Club member and Lotto seller. We extend our sympathy to her family. A Mhuire, Banrion na nGael guigh ar a hanam. Anyone interested in helping with our juvenile teams must complete a Child Protection course. Also…

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Bright GAC Notes

Bright Community Hall is available to rent, price is £15 per hour. The hall can be used for indoor training, 5-a-side soccer and functions. Bookings can be made through Joe McLeigh on 07811176087 writes Ciara Sharvin. Bright Community Associations AGM will take place on 26 November at 8pm in Bright…

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GAA President To Officially Launch Autobiography Of The Late Paddy MacFlynn

One year ago former GAA President Paddy MacFlynn and author Alan Rodgers embarked on a project to complete the autobiography of the president who guided the GAA through one of the most difficult periods of the Troubles. Now the completed book entitled ‘Leading Through the Troubles – A Life in…

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RGU Notes 20

Well done to RGU lads Sean McCrissican, Ben Curran, Paul Smyth, Daniel Kelly and Nathan McAuley who lined out in County colours today at PTR. They took the field for the East Down U14 Development squad in an inter-county blitz against teams from Tyrone, Antrim and Armagh. East Down reached…

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Bright GAC notes week commencing 13/10/2013

SATURDAY night saw the second Bright Strictly Come Dancing Semi Final which was yet another fantastic nights entertainment with a sellout out crowd in attendance writes Ciara Sharvin.  All six couples should be proud of themselves, they pulled out some brilliant performances and even just having the guts to get on…

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Aogan O Fearghail Makes Bid For GAA Presidency

Coiste Chontae an Dúin are proud to announce their support for Aogan O Fearghail in his bid to become President of our great Association. A spokesman said: We believe that Aogan who has served his County and his Province so well in many and varied roles will bring with him…

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Bright GAC Notes

The Juvenille presentations took place on Sunday which saw a great turnout to celebrate the hard work and achievements of all our underage teams writes Ciara Sharvin. Well done to all those involved, and to all prize winners.   These young players are the future of the club and as such the…

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