Annual Social & Awards
The Annual club social took place on Friday night last, 9th of January in the Athlone Springs Hotel. Those present saw the following awards being presented: Club Person Of the Year – Padraig Naughton; Senior Player of the year – Ray Fallon; Ladies Player of the year – Ashling Curley; Young player of the year – Cathal Cunniffe; Ladies Young Player of the year – Blana Gately. All the recipients were deserving winners of their award, and did their very best for the club in 2008. View pictures of the presentations on the Clann na nGael website.
After a hearty meal meal the crowd entertained by some fine Irish dancing from ‘Reel Rythym’ and then some fine sketches from the Moore drama group.
Club Chairman Padraig Naughton welcomed everyone present, and he was followed by the County Chairman Michael Maguire who complemented the club on the work done in 2008.
Special Guest Michael Meehan addressed the gathering and answered all questions given to him.
A great night was had by all and the club would like to thank all the staff of the Athlone Springs Hotel for their hospitality and service on the night, and to Bernard, Patrice and Eva Coyle for providing the music on the night. Well done to all those who made the night a success.
County Scór Final
The county final took place on Sunday in Elphin. The participants in the musical group Melissa Maloney, Cian Cunniffe and Evin Cunniffe took the honours in the instrumental music group competition. They now go on the represent Roscommon in the Connaught final in Claremorris on Saturday afternoon. Congrats.
Lotto Jackpot not won. 5 x ‘match 3’ winners. Next week’s jackpot 13,000 Euro