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Club Notes: 15th December 2015

posted Dec 18, 2015, 9:56 AM by Mark Baldwin
Notaí CLG Tulach an Iarainn sponsored by McGrath's Chemist Tallow.

Tallow GAA Lotto - supported by Kearney's Restaurant Tallow
Numbers drawn were: 13, 23, 27, 28
No winner
Consolation Prizes: Joe Moroney, Patricia Lonergan, Natalie Cronin, Nora O Sullivan
Promoter: Fordes 
Next draw: December 21st, Lukies 
Jackpot €2,400

The following are the officers for the coming year:
Patron: Fr O Farrell
President: Eddie Cunningham
Vice Presidents: Canon Sean Cotter, Michael Prendergast, Sean Twomey, Dennie Cunningham, Connie Henley, John Lyons.
Chairman: Liam Mulcahy
Vice chairman: Johnny Geary
Secretary: Lindsay Murphy
Registrar: Lindsay Murphy
Treasurer: Mairead Sheehan
PRO: Kate Ryan
Lotto Secretary: John O Sullivan
Deise Draw: David O Brien
Medical Officer: Georgina Cunningham
Membership Officer: Finn McCarthy
Insurance Officer: John Murray
Irish Officer: Sean Twomey
Children's Officer: Kate Ryan

Western Board Convention:
Tallow GAA club hosted the Western Board Convention in the Community Centre last Thursday night. It was a particularly emotional occasion for our club president Eddie Cunningham who was stepping down as Chairman of the Western Board having served 5 years in the position. Board officers and club delegates were fulsome in their praise of a man who has given more than 50 years service at club and county level to Cumann Luthcleas Gael. He has been unstinting in his service over half a century in various roles as a player, coach, referee and administrator. He is the epitome of a community activist and plays a central role in many voluntary organisations.  While he is taking a well deserved break from active GAA involvement we are not ready to wish him a happy retirement yet. He has much more to offer.
Health and Wellbeing:
Jimmy O Gorman spoke passionately at the convention about the importance of this issue within clubs and communities. He recommended that all clubs should select rather than appoint somebody appropriate as Health and Wellbeing Officer. We will be taking his advice.
National Draw:
Tickets still available in local shops or contact Kate.

Thank You
Sincere thanks to Kenirys Centra who supplied food for the teams on several occasions throughout the year.