Skerries Harps Newsletter 28th April 2014

posted 28 Apr 2014, 00:51 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 29 Apr 2014, 02:07 ]

Well done to Bryan Cullen, Harry Dawson and the Dublin footballers on retaining the National League title and to Lyndsey Davey with Dublin Senior ladies footballers on reaching league final with a victory over Monaghan. Final V Cork. Best of luck to Eoghan McGinley and Paul Cashman with Dublin's U21 footballers in All-Ireland Final v Roscommon next weekend.

The Primary Schools Tournament will begin on Mon 5th May and will continue for the following five Mondays from 6pm( Bank Holidays included). The competition will be open to all Boys and Girls in All local Primary schools for 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th classes. Looking forward to seeing you all there. More info from Gordon Kehoe.

Good wins during last week for the Senior Camogie over St.Judes and U13 footballers in Div 1 against Kilmacud Crokes.

Fixtures: Tues 29th Senior Camogie V St.Plunketts Away 7pm. Junior Football Championship V Civil Service in Islandbridge 7pm. Wed 30th Senior Football V Ballinteer St.Johns in Marley Park 7pm. Minor Football V Fingallians Away 7pm. Thurs 1st May Junior Camogie V Na Fianna Home 7pm.

For all other results and fixtures and updated news see website

Any team interested in having a fundraiser on Sunday 25th May in conjunction with An Post Ras Street Party. Theme this year " Fitness for All" can Contact Fergal 0868984657 for booking, first come first serve.

Dates for Diary: Sun 11th May Cycle Against Suicide Rally will stop off in Harps from 12 noon till 4pm.

Sat 17th May Annual Solo Run through Skerries Time TBC. All Help for both events welcome.

Juvenile games meeting every Thurs 9pm followed by Adult Games meeting at 10pm.

Many Thanks to all who supported and helped out with the Bag Pack in Moriarty's Supervalu.

Zingo result: 2-4-6-1-7-3-5. No Jackpot winner. Jackpot now €4,800.  Why not Play this week and help your club!! All proceeds go to the day to day running of the Harps.  Next Draw Thursday night in The Bus Bar at 10.30pm.Envelopes €2 from Gary Holland or by quarterly bank standing order or play on-line at

While work continues on New Clubhouse, Car Park will remain closed. Access to pitch is via steps/gate on left hand side. See website for alternate parking arrangements.

The club extends its sympathy to the Halpin family on the death of John's mother Eileen last weekend. Removal Tuesday to St. Patrick's Church Skerries arriving 9.50am for 10am funeral mass with burial afterwards in Baldungan Cemetery Skerries. The club also extends its sympathy to the Redmond family on the death of Charlie's mother Bridie. Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning at 10am in St Canice's Church, Finglas Village followed by Cremation at Glasnevin Crematorium. We also extent our sympathy to the Tolan family on the recent death of May who's funeral took place last week. May they rest in peace.