LOTTO: Gowna GAA Development Fund Co-Lotto Draw result. Date 25/03/2013. 12, 21,29,32. Jackpot winner none. 5 X 20 euro winners Ryan Brady, Dernaferst Gowna; Paul Kilkenny Aughavas; Ollie Shiels Aughavains; TP Smith Aughavains; Tony McManus Drumhowra. Next week’s jackpot 3000 euro. Next week’s draw in Pikers Lodge. Club Gowna winner – Feb draw Martin Briody Cortober.
GOWNA GATHERING 2013: The Gowna Gathering festival will take place on the August Bank Holiday weekend from 2nd to the 4th August. The festival will be focused around the 25th anniversary of the 1988 senior championship winning teams in mens football and womens camogie. On Friday 2nd August exhibition of local organisations including football, camogie, hunting. Fishing, tidy towns and many more in the hall at the official opening of hall extension. Saturday 3rd August presentation to the 25th anniversary of the 1988 senior championship winning teams in mens football and womens camogie in the Pikers Lodge Hotel. Sunday 4th August social in Pikers Lodge Hotel. More details at a later date.
GOWNA GFC: Club membership now due. Payments to Seamus Halton. New members very welcome. For more information contact Seamus Halton on 086 8229942.
FISHING COMPETITION RESULTS: Results of the John Frank Smyth Memorial open boat pike fishing competition that took place on Derries Lake on Sunday 24th March 2013 1st Michael Dalton Athlone; 2nd Marty Cosworth Dring; 3rd Kerrie Lee Dring; 4th PJ McStay Gowna. 11 boats participated. Heaviest fish (18lbs) caught by Thomas Tierney Loch Gowna. Next competition on Saturday 20th April. More details at a later date.
ENGAGED: Congratulations to Darren Smith Portanure Loch Gowna and Stephanie Funsterovan Drumlish on their recent engagement. We wish them every happiness for the future.