Volunteers required - Craft Fair this Sunday
We're holding our Craft Fair this Sunday and need volunteers in the following areas:
Carpet layers - we need a work group to put down the carpet on Saturday morning.
Home bakers to donate cakes for sale on the cake stand, Contact Eithne 087 9577840
Stewards to supervise car parking- call Frank O Donnell 086 3477149
Many thanks to all of the following who sponsored our senior football team in last Sunday’s Senior Championship Final. These companies and individuals contributed to the Senior Final Fund which was used for the bunting and flags in the village and also provided gear for the lads for the final. First of all many thanks to our main sponsor Tadg Riordan Motors who sponsored bags, Polo shirts and jerseys for the panel.
Other sponsors include Pat Monaghan Transport, Comfort Air Conditioning Limited, Joe Broderick Construction, McCarney Financial Services., John Ryan Auctioneering, Newbarn Farm, Laurence Skelly, Europower DC Limited, Natural Stone Yard, Moira Carey, Ashbourne Farm Services, Bullstown Motors, Gerry Delaney Contract Cleaning, Frank Field, HSM Ashbourne, Diamonds Beauty Saloon, John Newman Motors, Andercrest Limited (James Heavey), Cosi Homes (Derchl Group), Claremount Filling Station, Tormey Lee Auctioneers, AIB Bank, Paddy Power, Freda Flowers, Body Beautiful, Conway Chemist, Jennys, R & J Meats, Liberty Interiors, The Grafton Barber, Mc Alinden and Gallagher Solicitors, McD’s, The Residents Hotel, Murtagh’s Topline, The Deli Store, Digital Security (Christy Brown), Plaza Leisure, Banbury’s Bookmakers, McGeever’s Menswear, C & G Stores, The Old Candy Store, Michael Ryan Undertakers, Rath Service Station, Dunnes Stores, Fifty Fifty, N2 Electrical, Cover Up, Ashbourne House Hotel, Donaghmore Ashbourne Golf Society, Shackletons Milling Ltd, Baldara Stores, Urban Street Catering, Theraurus Software, Xpress Dry Cleaners, John Craddock Limited, Headcases, Ashbourne Dental Clinic, Travel Bookers, Pillo Hotel, Kellys Bar, Noel & Olive Finn, Ashbourne High Street, Equipet, Ashbourne Vetinary Clinic, Bank of Ireland, Supervalu Ashbourne, Tallon Solicitors, Victoria’s Beauty Saloon, Best Chinese, The Dragon Palace, Relax, Ashbourne Insurance Services, Nolan’s Pharmacy, Remo’s Pizza, Denis Fox, The Barber Shop, St. Declan’s Credit Union, La Bucca, Molly’s Bar, Amber Windows, Rybo Partnership, Industrial and Protective Coatings Limited, Punchline Developments c/o Eugene Kennedy, Conaty's, MCM Spirits, Counterpoint, Tennants Ireland,Rory Maguire Painter and Decorator, Moira Carey.
Many thanks to all of the above and we ask all our members to support the above businesses whenever possible.
We are updating this list on an ongoing basis.
Hard luck to our seniors who did not manage to take home the Keegan Cup on Sunday. However we are very proud of the team and the support from our members on the day. Many thanks to all who helped get the club ready for Sunday and indeed the village for the week of the final. Thanks also to the schools who also showed their colours last week. Hopefully we will make the breakthrough next year.
Congratulations to Nicola Molloy who collected her €12,000 on Sunday Night. Nicola is pictured with her niece Kayla and other family members as she receives her cheque from Mark Byrne and Michael Doherty, adult football committee who sold the winning tickets.
Nicola Molloy receives her €12,000 cheque
The Adult football committee have openings for the following poistions:
Under 21 Management 2014 (This competition will be starting after the Senior Football championship)
Junior Football Management 2015
Anyone who would like to apply for these positions should contact Jackie at the reception.
Closing Date for Under 21 Position - Wednesday 8th October
Closing Date for Junior Position - Friday 24th October
As you may already know, the annual “Ashbourne and District Lions Club” Quiz Night is on again in the GAA Club on Friday November 7th This annual Quiz night is always a great event and last year attracted 25 tables (with 4 people per table). The Entrance Fee is €10 per Head and you can pay at the Door. It always proves to be a great nights fun and craic. 100% of all funds raised go to support numerous local charities particularly the “Winter Fuel appeal” at this time of the year where the Lions Club deliver much needed winter fuel in the local area before Christmas. Your support would be greatly appreciated.
The Donaghmore Ashbpourne AGM will take place on Wednesday 26th November. Further details to follow.
Donaghmore Ashbourne GAA club are offering an Administrative Assistant internship position under the JobBridge programme. Information can be found by going to www.jobbridge.gaa.ie Click on "search for an internship" and put Donaghmore into the "keyword search".
Eyes down for Bingo every Thursday night at 8pm. Over €1000 in cash prizes.Current jackpot is at €1000.