Monthly Archives: November 2016

Well-Deserved Recognition: Maith Thú!

November 29th, 2016 | Uncategorized

Everyone in Kildress was delighted to see our own Una McGlinchey pick up one of the 2016 Ulster GAA President’s Awards last Saturday night at a major event in the Slieve Russell Hotel. These Awards (handed out this year by our Ulster President Michael Hasson from Rasharkin) recognise Gaels who make and have made a […]

I mBláth na hÓige … In the Bloom of Youth!

November 7th, 2016 | Uncategorized

This coming Friday night, 11 November, we host one of our most important events of the year, the Wolfe Tones Annual Youth Night. We start in St Joseph’s Hall, Kileenan at 7.00pm with photos and then move on to the core business of presentations all the way through from Under 6 to U18s. We are […]

Ionad Pobail Chill Dreasa … The Funding Wheels Are Moving!

November 6th, 2016 | Uncategorized

The first fund-raiser for our hugely ambitious new project, the building of a new Kildress community hub, ‘Ionad Pobail Chill Dreasa’, was officially launched last week at the iconic Kildress location of Beaghmore Stone Circles. Next February local Gael Barry Conway will take ten days to do a sponsored trek of the 200 miles of […]

Down … But Never Out!

November 6th, 2016 | Uncategorized

Kildress Seniors’ 17th and last game of the 2016 League season on Saturday night was a mirror image of most of the others – a good, well-organised display, great heart and a refusal to lie down, plenty of good football … but at the end of it all a narrow defeat. The Tones just trailed […]