Ladies Winter League Result

Congratulation to Team 1 Elaine Hamilton, Anne McCarthy, Loretto Traynor, Brid Finlay and Kathleen Leonard (Team Captain) who won the coveted Christmas Hampers for 2019 with a score of 260 points! This was due in no small part to Brid who brought in 3 scores of 20 or above! Team 4 Eileen Maguire, Geraldine Fitzpatrick, Helen Connolly (Team Captain) Vera Tighe and Kathleen Gibbons were 2nd with 248. All players will receive a prize which will be presented on Thursday 12th December at 8pm


New Lady Captain

The ladies Annual General Meeting held last Sunday and produced the usual comprehensive review of the tenure of the outgoing Lady Captain Collette McCahery by Secretary Mary Trant followed by her Secretary’s report and the detailed report from the Treasurer Mary O’Toole. There was discussion about increasing the matchplay cup entry to €10 to ensure the cost of prizes is covered. Collette thanked her committee for their support and hard work and also made mention of the volunteers who contribute so much to the running of the club. The outgoing Lady Captain thanked all the sponsors for their generous donations throughout the year. The transfer of office was made to the incoming Lady Captain Bridie Keenan. The committee were duly elected and are: ex officio Collette McCahery who will also take on the role of Secretary, Treasurer Mary O’Toole, Competition Secretary/Handicap Secretary Roberta Hamilton & PRO Mary Trant (not on committee) and the elected members are Joy Cassidy, Brid Finlay, Paula Jenkins,  Anne McCarthy, Catherine Farrell, Teresa Hanawin, There was one Motion brought forward by Eileen Kerr which was overturned however the ladies club are to approach the Management Committee to seek a different week day competition day.  Lady Captain Bridie gave the meeting some dates for the diary. Christmas decorations up Friday 6th December at 8pm. Management AGM Sunday 8th December at 5pm, Presentation of prizes and Hampers and Christmas party night Thursday 12th December at 8pm. Lady Captains weekend away 3rd to 5th of April and Lady captain’s Day 18th July 2020. The meeting was brought to a close by Lady Captain Bridie who offered her condolences for anyone bereaved during the year and wished everyone a successful and enjoyable coming year.

Dates for your Diary

The Christmas tree and trimmings will be put up in the clubhouse on Thursday 7th of December so come along and give a hand around 8pm, the joint club AGM will be Sunday the 9th of December at 5pm and the Hampers Presentation, Birdie Tree, Par Pyramid and Medals will be at the party night on Thursday 13th of December at 9pm. Here is a date for the calendar 2019! April 5th to the 7th is the Lady Captain’s weekend away in Glasson, Athlone please ensure you are on the list and deposit of €50 to be paid asap. Any finally, for now, Lady Captain’s day will be on Saturday July 20th 2019, so plenty happening!

Christmas Fayre

The Christmas Fayre was such a success last year we are doing it again! It will be on Sunday 10th of December in the clubhouse 2pm to 6pm everyone welcome! Anyone wishing to have a table to sell their goods at the Fayre please contact Anne McCarthy on 087 620 308 fee €20. There will be mulled wine and mince pies, tea and coffee and of course the bar. There will be Christmas gifts, cakes, Christmas decorations, a raffle for a super-sized hamper and much much more. So come along to Clones Golf Club and get in the festive spirit!