number of leagues commenced over the weekend. Our Division 3 hurlers went down to Naomh Mearnog, our Division 9 hurlers got the points v Civil Service and our Minor Footballers got off to a winning start, in their Derby game v St Sylvesters. Please follow Twitter for the full results @fingallians

 

Membership – Urgent: From next Thursday 1st March anyone who hasn’t paid their membership will not be entitled to play or train until membership has been received.  Membership will also increase from next weekend. Registration for all members is required by 28th February so unless players have paid their membership they will not be registered with the County Board. 

 

New President: Congratulations to John Horan (Na Fianna) who was installed on Saturday, as the President of the GAA, for the next three years.

 

St Patrick’s Day Parade: Ireland’s biggest day and also our town of Swords. It is most important that all teams from under 6 upwards are organised for this celebration. Please contact our Juvenile Games Chairman or Secretarybng.fingallians.dublin@gaa.ie

 

Bingó trí Ghaeilge: Ag 3 a chlog i halla Fingallians ar an nDomhnach, 4ú Márta. Costas €2 an leabhair. Ócáid clainne a bheidh oiriúnach do chách idir óg is aosta. Arís, fáilte mór roimh chách.

 

Bliain na Gaeilge:  Fingallians GAA have been invited to participate in 'BEO', the national day of celebration of the Irish language to be held in Dublin city centre on Saturday 3rd March.

This will be a family day with a parade from Parnell Square to Merrion Square with a concert and family entertainment on stage at Merrion Square. The Fingallians GAA group will meet, with our banners and club colours, at 12 noon in Parnell Square. We want to see as many as possible. Bígí linn le céiliúradh a dhéanamh. Fáilte roimh chách.

 

Mar chuid de 'Bhliain na Gaeilge' beidh CLG Fine Ghallainn páirteach san ócáid 'BEO', lá céiliúradh an Ghaeilge i lár BÁC ar an Sathairn, 3ú Márta.

Ócáid clainne le mórsiúil ó Chearnóg Parnell go Cearnóg Mhuirfean. Beidh ceolchoirm agus siamsaíocht ar an ardán i gCearnóg Mhuirfean.

Beidh muintir Fhins ag buaileadh le chéile, lenár mbainéir agus ár ndathanna, i gCearnóg Parnell ag 12 nóin.

 

GAA Congress 2018: An important stance on gambling was approved by the GAA. “ Sponsorship by a betting company of any competition, team, playing gear or facility is prohibited”

 

Lotto winning numbers: 3, 8, 18, 22 & 26. We had 5 winners Margaret Lynch, William Roode, Vinny Regan, Jean Burns & Betty Daly, winning €1,033 each. The jackpot this Tuesday will be € 2,786.

Na hUimhreacha Buaiteach Lotó: 3, 8, 18, 22 agus 26. Bhí cúigear buaiteoirí againn: Margaret Lynch, William Roode, Vinny Regan, Jean Burns agus Betty Daly. Gheobhaidh siad €1,033 an duine. Ar an Máirt seo  beidh an Pota Óir € 2,786.

 

Fingallians extends deepest sympathy to the Broderick family on the death of Ita Broderick, last week (mother to Padraic). Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hAnam dilís.