Ballycumber GAA Club notes

November 05, 2019


Ballycumber Area Action Group are currently developing a long term strategic plan for the Ballycumber Area in conjunction with Offaly County Council and Offaly Local Development Company.

In order to identify the community’s needs and aspirations for the future of Ballycumber Area we need your input and ideas.

The survey form will be distributed in the coming weeks and we ask all households to fill it.

Have your say and make a difference.

Under 15 Football Championship Group 2 Shield Final.

Save the Date.15th February 2020.

Dinner Dance in the Bridge House Hotel on Saturday 15th February 2020. The 1994 Intermediate Football Championship winning team will be Guests of Honour. The 1994 Minor Football team who played in the County Final against Rhode and the 2019 Division 5 winning team will also be guests of the Club.

Ladies Football.

Congratulations to Naomh Ciaran Ladies Football team who were crowned Leinster Intermediate Champions after defeating Tinahely by 3—10 to 0—7 in Kinnegad on Sunday. The team included Ballycumber ladies Roisin Ennis, Amy Gavin Mangan, Lorraine and Amanda Keena.

Table Quiz.

The first in a series of table quizzes will be held in Stewarts on Friday 22nd November. The second quiz will be in Flynn’s of Grogan on Friday 13thDecember and on Saturday 28th December “ A Night at the Races” will be held in Gussies.  Entry to the quizzes and raffles is by purchasing a GAA National Club Draw 2020 ticket. The prizes included in the national draw are a Renault Clio, All Ireland Final packages and Travel and Shopping Vouchers.

Ballycumber Dance Classses

Learn how to Jive, Waltz, Quickstep, Foxtrot and Line dance. Dance Classes every Monday night from 8pm in Ballycumber Community Centre.  Beginners class 8 - 9, Improvers from 9 - 10 and dancing for all from 10 - 11pm.  Great exercise and good fun, no partners required. Slow Waltz classes from 7pm, contact Christopher on 0868474744 for more information.


Ballycumber History Group are continuing to research the 80 men and women from the Ballycumber area who fought in World War 1. The group would appreciate any information on any of the men and women who answered the call and would love to meet family members.


The numbers drawn this week were 4,11,22,29. No jackpot winner, seven match three winners. Next week’s draw will be held in The Gav Inn on Monday night at 10 o’clock for a jackpot of 20,000 euros.  The backup jackpot is 4,300 euros.                                                                                                                                                     Play lotto on line at until 8pm on Monday or buy tickets from local shops, pubs and from usual lotto sellers.


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