Club notes for week commencing 30th January 2017   29/01/2017


Lotto Result: 30/01/17

Jackpot: €14,000

Numbers drawn: 7, 12, 18, 26 

No Jackpot winner

2 x €100 winners: Malachy McAteer, Gerard Murray.

Next week's draw in the clubhouse will be worth €14,000.  


Bingo continues every Friday at 8.30, come along and bring a friend for an enjoyable night’s entertainment.

Club Membership

The Downs gaa membership fees for 2017 are as follows; family €50, single €20, OAP €10, adult player €50, student player €25. Membership can be paid online or to any committee member.


The club would like to extend sincere sympathy to the Crowley family of knockkdrin, to the family of Eugene Sullivan Rochfortbridge and the family of Tony Keane Crossmolina Mayo.

Medal Presentation 

We are hosting a medal presentation on Saturday the 4th of February at 7:45pm for our successful teams from the 2016 year. Our Minor lads won the division 1 league, our u21 lads had success in their championship campaign, while the girl’su14 and u16 ended their respective campaignswith silverware.

Referees Course

A foundation course for new referees in both hurling and football commences in TEG Cusack park in early February. To register for the course please contact MichaelGordon on 087-6884717 or


Anyone interested in helping out with bar work with one night and month please contact Sean on 087-6507659


The Downs Ladies Football

Clothes Collection 

The Ladies football are collecting bags of clothes as a fundraiser, so you can now de-clutter and help the club raise funds. Bags of clothes can be left with any team coach or committee member. Please ask family, neighbours, friends and co-workers to fill a bag. Clothes can be left in the blue bin beside the scoreboard.

Westmeath Rose Fundraiser 

The Downs Ladies chairperson and Westmeath rose Niamh Moriarty will be traveling with some of her fellow roses to Vesanova Children’s asylum in Belarus with AdiRoches Chernobyl children’s international at the end of February. To raise funds for this great cause band RuaileBuaile will headline a night of ceol and Craig in the Mullingar park hotel on Friday February 3rd. Tickets €10 please support. Contact Mary Moriarty 087-2752737 or the Mullingar Park Hotel.


Training continues this Friday night 7:30-9pm for all adult and minor players.