Welcome to St. Joseph’s GAA Club London
St. Joseph’s Ladies Gaelic Football Team
Ladies, we are considering forming a Ladies Gaelic football team - if you would be interested, please get in touch, as we really need to know if there is the appetite for one! Many thanks.
Training continues every Tuesday and Thursday evening in Perivale Park Sports Ground. Please be there by 7.15pm for a prompt start. New players are more than welcome to join us. The nearest Tube station is Greenford (Central Line), a 10-minute walk away.
Our AGM took place on Friday, 24th January. Many thanks to those who attended, and well done to those who were either re-elected or elected to the committee. A very special word of thanks goes to our out-going Treasurer, Thomas Mitchell, for his years of tireless dedication to the club, for which we are all very grateful. We would also like to thank Joe and Thomas O’Donnell for all their hard work on our Lotto last year.
The following officers were elected for 2014:
Life President: Jim King (Cavan)
President: Pa McAvinue (Cavan)
Chairman: John McNamara (Leitrim)
Vice-Chairman: Shane McCauley (Donegal)
Secretary: Karen McCauley (Donegal)
Assistant Secretary: Ciarán McNamara (London)
Treasurer: Sue Burke (London)
Public Relations Officer: Karen McCauley (Donegal)
Club Registrar: Conor Hallissey (Cork)
Lottery Officer: Aodhán Reaney (Mayo)
County Board Delegates: John McNamara (Leitrim); Shane McCauley (Donegal)
Coaching Co-Ordinator: Shane McCauley (Donegal)
Social Committee: Aodhán Reaney (Mayo); Conor Hallissey (Cork); Tom Gormley (Sligo); Damien McLoughlin (Sligo); Thomas Mitchell (London); Derek Dunne (Cavan)
We would like to wish our committee and everyone involved with the club all the very best for a successful season. Go raibh mile maith agaibh go léir.
Many congratulations and best wishes for the upcoming year to St. Joseph’s clubman, Declan Flanagan, following his re-appointment as PRO for the London County Board. Declan had a very successful year as PRO in 2013 and he is a credit to our club. Comhghairdeas libh go léir, Déaglán.
Flynn’s Bar & Diner, West Ealing (https://www.facebook.com/flynnsbarealing), have very kindly sponsored our new kit for the upcoming 2014 season.
On behalf of everyone at St. Joseph’s, would like to extend our sincerest congratulations to Aogán Ó Fearghail on his appointment as Uachtaráin-Tofa CLG. It is a very proud moment for Aogán’s club, Drumgoon, and the people of Cavan. The Cavan exiles here, in London, will be very proud to welcome our first ever Uachtaráin Chumann Lúthchleas Gael in the very near future.
New players are always very welcome to join our friendly club. We are based in West London; the club covers a wide area and current players live in many different areas, including, Acton, Brentford, Ealing, Fulham, Greenford, Northfields, Ruislip and Wimbledon. Transport to and from training and pick-up from stations can be arranged, if required. If you would like to join our club, please do not hesitate to contact us on 07956 666 979. We would be delighted to hear from you.