Date for your Diaries
On Saturday 5th May we will be hosting “Come Dine with Us”. We would encourage as many of our members to host & invite as many family, friends and neighbours for a valuable fundraiser for our club. If you are able to host can you please put your name forward to any committee member. A perfect opportunity to catch up with old friends. More details to follow.
Reserves / Seniors
Mixed fortunes against Aghyaran on Sunday with the Reserves winning and the Seniors losing. Final Scores:- Reserves: Galbally 4-14 Aghyaran 2-5 Senior: Galbally 0-11 Aghyaran 0-12
Next up is away to Dromore on Sunday 22nd April – Reserves at 2.15pm and Seniors at 3.45pm. All support welcome.
Senior Ladies League Result: Aghaloo 2-3 Galbally 6-12. Well done girls.
Minor Boys League Result: Clonoe 2-8 Galbally 1-06
Hard luck to our Minor Girls with their first defeat of 2018 against Stewartstown on Monday night. Final Score:- Stewartstown 4-10 Galbally 1-07. Next up is home to Clann na Gael on Thursday 12th April at 6.30pm in Pearse Park. All support welcome.
U14 Boys League Saturday 21st April @ 1.30pm Galbally v Killeeshil
Result: Loughmacrory 0-01 Galbally 4-10. Well done girls & management.
Our U10.5 (Primary 5 & 6) boys training continues on Wednesday nights from 7pm to 8pm.
Our U8.5 boys’ training continues on Thursday nights from 7pm to 8pm.
Pearse Og Programme
Our Pearse Og Programme for our Primary 1 & 2 only (Boys & Girls) commences this Friday night from 7pm to 8pm sharp (anyone not registered must be registered between 6.30pm – 6.50pm). This will run on the following dates:- Friday 20th April, Friday 27th April & Friday 4th May.
**Important Notice** – Dogs in Pearse Park
We have to enforce the action of “No Dogs Allowed” within the grounds of Pearse Park. This is due to the health and safety of our players and members as we have received complaints of high levels dog fouling on our pitches & walking track.
This week’s connect 4 lotto numbers were 4 – 7 – 16 – 5 with no jackpot winners. Our lucky dip winners were:- Dee Tierney, Seamus McVeigh, Niamh Rafferty, Mickey McNulty & Seamus Morris. Our Jackpot now is now £1150. Our next lotto draw takes place on Tuesday 17th April in the committee room at 9pm. The club requires more lotto sellers so if you would be interested in helping the club out with this please contact any committee member.
Our club shop will be opened on Friday nights from 7.30pm – 8pm. Our shop has been restocked with our 1/2 zip hoodies, jumpers & training shorts. We have a new style of skinnies and beanie hats in stock.
We have issued our first club newsletter at our Big Breakfast. If you didn’t receive your copy these are available in Tally’s Mace.
Well done to Sean Hurson on making it to the ‘Panel of 18’, the referees who will take charge of all this summer’s Inter-County SFC matches. It’s a great choice of a great referee and a great Galbally & Tyrone Gael.
Congratulations to Conor Quinn on winning an Ulster Schools Danske Bank All-Star.
Health & Well-Being
Please see below a list of names, numbers and web addresses of organisations that offer services to help improve mental health and emotional wellbeing. You never have to be alone – there is always someone out there to speak to.
Minding Your Head has information on how to protect your mental and emotional wellbeing and the issues that can affect it, eg anxiety or depression.
About Helplines. Helplines Network NI is a membership led organisation consisting of over 25 different helplines operating across Northern Ireland.
The Niamh Louise Foundation – Suicide Support Group 028 8775 3327
Niamh Louise Youth Street Collection Dungannon. Thank you to all those who volunteered & who donated to our street collection in Dungannon Square on Saturday.
Lifeline 0808 808 8000
Facing the Future has been developed by Samaritans and Cruse Bereavement Care to support people affected by suicide. 116 123
We as an organisation and as individuals will give supportive care to people suffering emotional pain and hurt. 028 7126 69999
AWARE Defeat Depression 0845 120 2961
Issues have been raised recently in relation to Internet Usage in our community. We would encourage as many parents to be aware of for your child’s Internet usage and Online Reputation.
If you or anyone in your family isn’t receiving our club notes by email and would like to be added to our mailing list, subscribe through the link on our website www.galballygac.com
Thoughts & Prayers
The club would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the families of Hughie Mulgrew, Brendan O’Hanlon & Anne McCann on their recent passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with any families in the area who are dealing with bereavement or illness in their family at this time.