Castlelyons GAA Club News

05 February, 2013

Training Resumes

Training resumed last Fri night for all adult players in the club.The session was the first under new coach John Boylan with a large number of players attending.Training continues this week on Tue and Fri night.
Castlelyons GAA are holding a Variety Concert on Sunday 10th February at 7.45pm in the Castlelyons Community Centre (Tickets €5)

Castlelyons GAA Club have a huge line up of guests for this Concert with the main guest Tim O Riordan of Natural Gas & with songs such as “The Langer”, “Come up to Gurrane Lizzy Windsor”.  Also,  two hilarious masterpieces from his new album “Come Here I Wantcha” namely “the Man who Drank the Farm” and “The Politician’s Song.
Jimmy Morrission a local uilleann piper who has played all over the word particularly in the USA and his curfrent album “All to One Side” is selling very well.  Members of the Coolroe Comhaltas, the Farrelly Schoold of Dancing,  the Beat Box Group from Coláiste an Chraoibhín, local group with Dan Joe & Sinéad, Cáit McCarthy, Ellie O Brien & Laura Whelan.  Members of the powerful Midleton Choir have kindly agreed to come along also
We have local storytellers John Arnold and James Ronayne who are prepared to take down the rafters, the Farrelly School of Dancing, Mo O Connor who has great success with his powerfull solo “Bealtaine Day” & that great trad man Joe O Sullivan from Ballincollig.
Dick O Brien  will be the Fear an Tí and we are are in for a huge night’s entertainment so tickets at €5 will be on sale this week.

Also Cian O Leary had a great win in the Solo Singing at the Imokilly Scór Sinsir Finals in Lisgoold last Sunday night and he now moves on to the County Semi Final in Ballyhooley on Sunday 17th February.  Congratulations to Cian and the very best of luck next night out.

Point to Point Races

Knockanard point to points are being held this Sunday Feb 10th. Castlelyons GAA are hosting the refreshment tent on the day so any help ,either on the morning in preparing food or on the day at the tent, will be much appreciated.

Ref Appeal

At present Castlelyons GAA does not have a referee within the club.To this end an appeal is being issued to anyone with an interest in becoming a referee to contact any committee member A training course is beginning in the Spring and the club would love to have a few people on it.


Mermbership for the year 2013 is now open. Subs ,which are at the same rate as last year , can be paid to Con Lawlor (treasurer) or any officer of the club.


Votes of Sympathy

The club extends sympathy to the Clancy Family Kent Tec., McGrath family Midleton , Aghern family Aghada and Howard family Rathcormac  on their recent bereavements.

Lotto Results for 04/02/2013

The numbers drawn were 15,17,25,26.   There was no winner
The jackpot was   17000  The next draw will take place on Mon 11th at Farriers Bar

Following won 20 euro

J Kenny  C/O  DOC

S Cotter  C/O  PO

V O'Sullivan  C/O  NF

J O'Donovan  C/O  BMC

C Abbott  C/O  Farriers

Ml O Connell   C/O  DOC

D Cotter  C/O  SS

K Howard  C/O  PO