Skerries Harps Newsletter - 26th Jan 2015

posted 26 Jan 2015, 01:15 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 26 Jan 2015, 06:48 ]

Congrats to Lyndsey Davey on being named Dublin Senior Football Captain for the coming season. Well-deserved Lyndsey and Good Luck for the Year.

Well done to Harry Dawson who was part of Dublin’s O'Byrne Cup winning team and to Ross McGarry & Iain Furlong who played with Fingal Hurlers in the Kehoe Cup.

Thanks to all who sold National Draw tickets and good luck in the Draw. Could all those with outstanding tickets sold or unsold please return to Fergal 0868984657, Ger 0866032017, or Joanne 0864055823 as soon as possible.

With teams now back training and the New Clubhouse opening in mid February why not sign up now for membership! Membership and Player Injury fund fees may be paid online or to the club registrar David Watson. See full details at Please note: The Mandatory Players Injury Scheme does not seek to compensate fully for injury but to supplement other Schemes such as Health Insurance.  Ultimately, the responsibility to ensure that adequate cover is in place lies with the individual member.   Also note: The Constitution specifies that members must have paid in full by 31st March each year to have a vote at AGM. Members paying after that date have NO vote. In addition, only members who pay by 31st March qualify to participate in the All-Ireland tickets draw.

Adult and Juvenile Training has now commenced. Any person interested in playing or helping with any team can contact Paul Donnelly 0868431268, or anyone interested in playing with a juvenile team or helping out can Contact Pat Delaney 0876181179.

Juvenile Games Meetings continue every Thursday night at 9pm, and Adult Games meeting at 10pm. Juvenile Academy Saturday Morning between 10am and 11.30am. Gormanston Indoor Hurling has begun and will continue for the next five Sundays. Contact Denis 0868177965 for more info.

New clubhouse is well on course and should open by Mid February, exciting times in the club. More info later.

Photos of Juvenile Awards Night now on Flickr page on website

Dates for Diary: Fashion Show Fri 13th March in New Clubhouse. Harps Golf Society Dates Fri June 5th Balbriggan GC. Fri 17th July Swords Open Gc, and Fri 25th Sept Captain's Day in Skerries GC. All New members welcome. Club Membership includes Golf Society membership.

Coming soon: Annual Cheltenham Tipster Club Fundraiser.

Zingo result 2-4-7-6-3-5-1. . No J/pot Winner, Jackpot Now €2,700. All proceeds go to the day to day running of the Harps. Nice Prize for the New Year!! Next Draw Thurs 29th Jan in The Snug at 10.30pm. Envelopes €2 from Gary Holland or by quarterly bank standing order or play on-line at Playing Makes It possible and Help Your Club at the same time.