Club notes for week commencing 20th March 2017   20/03/2017


We express our sincere sympathy to the family of Patrick Leavy senior, Clongowney Mullingar


Lotto Result: 20/03/17

Jackpot: €14,000

Numbers drawn: 11, 20, 21, 25 

No Jackpot winner

2 x €100 winners: Tom Daly, Joe Bourke

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


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

There will be a remembrance night for Ben Murray in the Mullingar Park Hotel at 8pm on St. Patrick’s Day, Friday 17th March. On the Night there will be an auction raffle and live music. All Welcome, please come along and show your support. The night is promoted by The Downs GAA, Clonkill GAA, Mullingar Rugby Club and family and friends of the Murray family.


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.

Jersey for Ben

At the recent remembrance nigh for Ben Murray we launched the ‘Jersey for Ben’, which is a joint initiative between Clonkill Hurling Club, Mullingar Rugby Club and The Downs. All profits will go to a charity to be selected by the Murray family. Jerseys can be ordered through our Facebook page for both adult and juvenile players


Division 3 away vs CFCW, Saturday @4pm;

Division 2 HOME vs Milltownpass Sunday @11:30am  (originally fixed for away) 

Division 5 away vs Ballymore Sunday @4pm.


Our Minor boys had a good win on Sunday 19th away to Rochfortbridge in the league. The Downs 9-13 Rochfortbridge 1-3

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.


Training continues this Friday night 7:30-9pm for all adult and minor players. U14 girls training every Thursday night 7:30-8:30. New players always welcome.


Hard luck to the u16 girls, who lost out to Athlone 3-12 to 3-9 after a keenly contested championship 1st round encounter, last Sunday.