Division 4 – The Kiltubrid Div 4 team had a successful start to the season on Saturday with a win away against Mohill. Next match takes place next Saturday in Aughavas at 4:30pm.

MacDiarmada Gaels – Well done to the MacDiarmada Gaels u17 team who won on Saturday against Glencar Manorhamilton.

Leitrim Supporters Club Tickets – The Annual Leitrim GAA Supporters Club Draw Tickets are now on Sale with over €10,000 in Prizes. Kiltubrid GAA has an allocation of tickets to sell and if interested please contact Marie Lee, Dermot McKeon or Eoin Meehan to secure your ticket for the Draw.

Lotto – Results for 3/3/19. Numbers drawn were 3, 17, 27, 28. No jackpot winner. Lucky dip winners were Tracey Mc Crann Mohill, Brian Higgins Corbohill, Conor & Ciaran Mc Loughlin Drumsna, Leona, Sarah & Abbey Costello Drumard. Next weeks draw is in Cusacks. Jackpot €13,800. Thank you for your support.

Leitrim – Huge congratulations to the Leitrim Senior team and management on achieving promotion to Division 3 for 2020, after beating London 1-09 to 0-07. Keep up the good work.

Eslin CFR – To raise much needed funds for Eslin Community First Responders, to purchase a defibrillator, Tesco in Carrick-on- Shannon have now allocated us a blue token slot at the checkouts. This will be running for the next 8 weeks, so when your shopping in Tesco your support will be greatly appreciated.

Division 4 – We played Cloone in Cloone on Friday night last under lights in the first division 4 league game. Unfortunately, we lost 4-11 to 1-07, but it was a good workout for the lads, and good to have a second team up and running. Hopefully we can get the few lads we were missing, and everyone that is available out for our next game which is on Saturday at 4.30pm in Eslin, where we take on Leitrim Gaels. The club would also like to welcome Alan Duffy who has transferred to us from St. Mary’s, we hope he enjoys his time with us.

Sympathy – The club would like to extend its deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Jimmy Stenson, Dublin Rd, Carrick-on-Shannon, and formerly Eslinbridge, who died recently. May his soul Rest In Peace.

Leitrim Supporters Club Draw – On sale from club members at €50, with €10 of each ticket sold going towards the club. First prize €5000. Draw takes place on 6th April.

Leitrim – Congrats to the Leitrim team and management on gaining promotion to Div 3 next year, after 5 wins in the league. Hard luck to the ladies team who narrowly lost to Fermanagh at the weekend.

200 Club Draw: Please return all cards to Noel McMorrow asap.

Liatroim  –  Páirc an Chrócaigh here we come – what a National League Campaign Leitrim have had so far in 2019 and its not over yet – to be sitting on top of Division 4 with Derry and contesting the Division 4 final on March 30th and now heading for Division 3 – Comhghairdeas to all of the panel of players and management on their great success – special congratulations to our own 2 Club men Sean McWeeney and Conor Cullen – of course before we head to Pairc an Chrocaigh we have to play Derry away on bank holiday weekend Saturday March 16th – anyone wishing to travel to Derry and wish to book a seat on the bus Jerome McWeeney is your man 087 637 0051 – Jerome will also sell you a Supporters Ticket if you wish to purchase one.

Lotto  –  Next Lotto Draw Sunday night March 10th in Mac Fheargails – Jackpot €2,300 so get your ticeidi.

St Brigids  –  Mixed fortunes for their teams over the weekend U 13s had a good win over Annaduff but U 17s were beaten by Fenagh.

Membership  –  Membership is now due rates for the year as follows –  €40 Non Player, €60 Player, €60 Family, €50 Student Player, €20 Juvenile up to 17 – our Registrars for the year are Jerome McWeeney and Keelan Mulvanerty.

Date for your Diary  –  The Yellow River Drama Players are rehearsing for their big production A Wake in the West –  they will take to the stage in our Community Centre on 22nd, 23rd and 24th of March – this is a hilarious three act comedy so don’t miss it.

County Team – Well done to the County panel and Management on yet another victory in the NFL. Great to see large crowds travelling to support. Our two men Domhnaill and Shane played their parts to perfection.

Recent Bereavements – We extend deepest sympathy to the family of Oliver Doonan who died last week. Oliver was a stalwart of the Fenagh Club and will be sorely missed by all in Fenagh but especially by his wife Eileen and son Martin. Commiserations also to Manorhamilton GAA on the untimely death a great lady, Fran Faulkner. Ar dheis Dé fo raibh said.

Under 17 – The under 17s suffered a defeat at the hands of an exceptionally strong St Mary’s outfit on Friday last under lights in Cloone. We wish a speedy recovery to Conor Keegan who sustained a serious injury the previous week and Domhnaill Duignan also out with injury. The lads gave it their all and never gave up. The complete panel was: Shane Moran, James Murphy, Gearóid Reynolds, Liam Ellis, Brian Donohue, Fin Cassells, Thomas McNabola, Sean Bohan, Conor Quinn, Aongus McCrann, Keoghan Curran, Caleb Wuabah, Conor Macklin, Conor Mulligan, Niall McNabola, Anthony Luby.

Under 13 – Both Under 13 teams played on Sunday last. Div 1 played Allen Gaels in a fast highly skilled game. The teams were evenly matched in the first half but Drumshanbo had a run of goals in the second half and our gutsy lads did their best to catch up. The panel was, Darren Duignan, Cillian Walpole 1-0, Adam Kiernan, Niall Mulligan, Blaine McCrann, Darren Brennan, Thomas Casey, Tomás Mayock, Keith McCaffrey 1-1, Evan Kilrane, Rian Walpole, Frankie McManus, Daniel Beirne 1-0, Dean Reynolds 1-0. Later in the day the  Division 2 team took on St Brigid’s but they were a bit strong for our young boys. The panel there was: Caoimhín McHugh, Frankie McManus, David Murphy, Darren Brennan, Evan Kilrane, Ryan Gordon, Tomás Mayock 1-2, Thomas Casey, Alan Wynne, Rian Walpole, Coady Tighe 0-2, James Dimmock, Dean Reynolds 2-0, Shane Mayock, John Macklin.

Div 4 – Next Saturday the Div 4 will start when Mohill play Kiltubrid in Pairc Phillib at 4.30. Watch fixtures for underage games.

Club Registration – Please contact any member of the club committee to register for 2019.
Please note anyone using the track, must have Club Membership for insurance purposes.
Allianz League – Well done to Leitrim on another fantastic win in the league over Limerick at the weekend, leaving them with an unbeaten record of 4 out of 4 games, and sitting at the top of the league table. Huge congrats to all the players and the management team, and of course to all the supporters who travelled, it makes the difference. Now as they say it’s the ”drive for 5” as they face London next Sunday in Carrick. Rest the voices this week!!
Keeldra Gaels – Keeldra Gaels held their annual fundraising table quiz in Creegan’s bar on Friday night last. The night was again a huge success and great credit goes to the committee and players for all their hard work in arranging the event. Well done also to the Quiz Master on the night Emer Cunningham, who kept the rounds running seamlessly The club left it to the creative talents of their underage players to design a crest for Keeldra Gaels. The designs were displayed on the night, and a worthy winning crest was chosen which was designed by Sarah O’Leary Gortlettragh N.S. Well done Sarah and to all who entered. It is great to see the young players having such input into the future of the club.
U13 & U17 Boys Weekend Action – Another busy weekend for the underage boys teams, having played 3 games between them. Keep an eye on leitrimaa.ie for upcoming fixtures and results.
New Arrivals – Congratulations to Donal & Jen Brennan on the birth of their baby girl Heidi. Another future forward for Cloone! Congratulations also to former ladies player Louise, & Gerard Joyce on the birth of their baby boy Aaron. Best wishes to all.
Leitrim GAA Supporters Club Tickets – Cloone GAA are now selling Leitrim GAA Supporters Club tickets online via the club website. Show your support and keep Leitrim at the top! The club gets a commission on each sale so you’re supporting both club and county. Great prizes to be won with €5000 as first prize.

Another Great Win for Leitrim – The winning run for Leitrim continued on Saturday afternoon in Limerick. Well done to all the players and management. Well done also to Gaels lads, Emlyn, Darragh and Cillian. 

Club Walk – Melvin Gaels Healthy Club Committee would like to thank everybody who took part in the Thursday night walks over the past four weeks. The lights will continue to be on until 9pm on the training pitch for anyone who wants to continue with walks.

Club Membership – Yearly Club Membership is now due. For our membership rates and to see other methods of payment online on the link below Melvin Gaels is one of the most progressive clubs in Leitrim currently and continues to grow in strength year on year with success on and off the field and our membership offers incredible value for money! We offer a safe and an enjoyable environment which benefits all both physically and mentally!
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50/50 Draw – The winner of the 50/50 draw last week was Anthony Mc Gloin, Castlegal, Co Sligo who won €253.Get your ticket now for this week’s draw.

Mark on the Park – The support for “Mark on the park” has been excellent so far. Thanks to all who have supported the project so far. Unfortunately, a lot more support is needed and the draw takes place at Easter. If you have not supported the project yet, please try to do so. This development will be a fantastic asset to the future generations of Kinlough and surrounding areas. The Committee is appealing to anyone who has yet to support the development to try to help, by joining the draw or sponsoring in any way. The fundraising involves “Make Your Mark on Melvin Park” for €100 which will represent a square of Melvin Park, entry into a draw, prizes 5x €1000, and your name on a commemorative plaque. To get your “Mark on Melvin Park” contact Spar, Kinlough or Pat at 0871787194 or Katherine at    087 287 0086 any of the Committee or go to www.kinloughcommunitycentre.wordpress.com.  Any donation would be greatly appreciated.


Lotto Results -No jackpot winner the jackpot is €4,900  numbers on night were 23,24,30,32 the €50 winners were Rosie May Dunphy, Roisin Whelan, Maureen Walsh and Sharon  Lonergan
Next draw is Gorbys sat 2/3/19  team on duty Mary Lee Joan Hacket and Ann-Marie O Rourke
U13 Barna Recycling – Well done to St. Joseph’s U13’s who made it two wins from two following a comprehensive win over Glenfarne/Kiltyclogher played in Aughavas last Sunday. Our next game is away to Leitrim Gaels next weekend. Fixture details to be confirmed.
U17  Newtowngore Engineering – Our game against Glencar/Manorhamilton last weekend was postponed. This weekend we play St. Mary’s at home with fixture details to be confirmed.
Well done to Eoin Ward Gary Reynolds and the Leitrim team and management on their win over Limerick on Saturday wishing them the best of luck on Sunday against London
Swan Bar Division 3 – Our league campaign begins this Saturday, March 3rd, away to Allen Gaels. We wish the lads the very best in their endeavours for 2019. All support is greatly appreciated.
Barna Recycling U13 League – Our u13s came out second best to a strong Aughavas outfit on Sunday last in Aughavas. Keep the heads up lads and the results will come.
Membership is due for 2019 – This is especially important for players as it ensures insurance cover for the year ahead. Please make every effort to sign up promptly.
Leitrim – Well done to Leitrim Seniors on their massive win against Limerick on Saturday last in Kilmallock. Promotion to div. 3 will be all but assured with a win against London this coming weekend. Best of luck lads!
Sympathy – Glenfarne/Kiltyclogher GAA would like to extend its sincere sympathy to the Keaney family, Glenfarne village, on the recent passing of Kitty. She will be sorely missed. May she rest in peace.

Lotto – There was no winner of this week’s lotto jackpot of €5200 with the numbers 3-8-14-19 drawn out. The 5 winners of €20 are: Michael & Chris Heron; Wexford, Alex Jones; Newtownforbes, Connor McLoughlin; Drumherrif, Liam Burke; Kilclare & Martin McNally; Kilclare. Next weeks jackpot now stands at €5300. Thank you again for all your support.

Swan Bar Division 3 – The junior league commences this Saturday as the lads face Glenfarne at home at 4.30. Please come out and support the lads. Best of luck to James, Cyril and all the team.

Tony McGowan Run – Thank you to the organising committee of the Tony McGowan run who have purchased and installed a new electronic scoreboard at the pitch.

Barna Recycling U-13 League – Well done to the u-13 lads who registered their first win of the year beating mohill on a scoreline of Allen Gaels 4-6 mohill 3-1. Well done to the team and management of Enda Gilrane and Richard O’Loughlin.

25 Card Drive – The card game continues in Aras Padraig every Sunday night at 8:30pm. All welcome.

Leitrim – Well done to Diarmaid, Kevin & Alan and all the Leitrim team and management who beat Limerick by 1 point in the 4th round of the league again leaving it late. Hopefully, they can keep the winning feeling and promotion dream alive in another huge game this Sunday against London in Pairc Sean at 1pm.

Dinner Dance – Allen Gaels GAA will be hosting a dinner dance to celebrate the success we had in 2018. It will be held in the Lough Allen Hotel, Drumshanbo on the 17th of March. The senior team will be receiving their Dunnes Bar division 2 league medals on the night. There will also be a special presentation to the St. Francis Intermediate championship winners. Special guest & music by Late Night Radio on the night and tickets will be available this week for €30.

LOTTO – There was no Jackpot winner in the Lotto on Sunday 24th February: the numbers drawn were 1-0-7-6-2-4-5-3.  €30 winners on the night were Tess O’Connell, Niall Maguire, Darragh McBrien, Bernie & Gerry, Peter McBrien.  The House prize sponsored by the Dugout was won by Darren McHugh. The next Lotto draw will be on Saturday 9th March with Pauline & Fintan’s team hosting the draw. The Jackpot now stands at €12,900.

ST JOSEPH’S BOYS – Our U13’s had a good win over Glenfarne on Saturday morning in Aughavas, all the lads played well and we took some lovely scores.  Our next game is against Leitrim Gaels and this is an away game and we’ll send out a text nearer the weekend.  Our U17’s had no game last weekend check with management for next fixture.

LEITRIM SUPPORTERS TICKETS – The annual Leitrim Supporters tickets are on sale.  We have an allocation of tickets to sell and can be purchased from any Club Officer.  Tickets are €50.   First prize is €5,000. Draw takes place on Saturday 9th April, 2019.

NEW ARRIVAL – Congratulations to Barry & Joanne Moran, Melican on the recent birth of their beautiful baby daughter, a little sister for Emma and a future footballer for St Joseph’s Ladies.

CONGRATULATIONS – Congratulations to the Leitrim Senior Team who secured a great win over Limerick on Saturday last. Well done to the team and their management.  Congrats also to our own Fintan McBrien who was Willie Hegarty’s sidekick in the commentary box on the day and did a great job.  Send your CV to RTE Fintan with Michael Lyster retiring you could be on the Sunday Game.

OTHER NEWS – It’s great to see our past Club President Terry Shortt out and about again after his visit to the Galway Clinic.  It’s important to keep your Aughavas hat on now Terry.

Underage 13/17- The under 17Continued their league campaign on Sunday with fought win over Dromahair winning by one point 3-08 to 1-13. The under 13s were in action on Sunday as well. They played a very good Drumkeeran team and came out on the wrong side of the result. The Club would like to Thank ‘The Computer Store’ Carrick-on-Shannon for the sponsorship of a set of Jerseys for our U-13’s

Underage Girls – Training commences for under 10 and 12 girls this Friday March 1st, at 6pm in the hall at the clubhouse. Bring runners.

Leitrim Supporters Draw – The Leitrim GAA supporter’s tickets are now available from any club officer. If at all possible can you buy your ticket from a Leitrim Gaels club member as each club has their own allocation of tickets which they must sell, rather than outside the Club. The proceeds of this fundraiser will go towards the cost of preparing the Leitrim Senior team throughout the year. As usual, there is wide range of decent prizes for all members entered in the draw. You also get a car Sticker showing your support for Leitrim. Tickets are priced at €50. They can also be purchased in Mc Cormack’s Filling station.

County Team – Well done to Aidan Flynn and the Leitrim county team on another win in Division 4 beating Limerick on Saturday last. They London in Avantcard Páirc Seán Mac Diarmada on Sunday at 1pm.