GAA in Britain: Fixtures, Results and Club Notices September 3 - 9

GAA in Britain: Fixtures, Results and Club Notices September 3 - 9




Greenford, Shield Cup, 3pm, Harlesden Harps v Garryowen

Greenford, Mullarkey Cup, 3pm, St Clarets v Shalloe Pearse

Greenford, Mullarkey Cup, 4.30 pm, Moindearg v Crawley and Brighton Gaels

Greenford, Mullarkey Cup, 4.30 pm, Thomas McCurtains v Dulwich Harps

Greenford, Mullarkey Cup, 6 pm, Eire Og v Tir Chonaill Gaels


Ruislip, Shield Cup, 3pm, Cuchulainn v North London Shamrocks

Ruislip, Cara Stationery 1 Football League Final, 4.30pm, Fulham Irish v Tir Chonaill Gaels

Ruislip, Reserve Football Championship, 6pm, Round Towers v Fulham Irish



Ruislip, Shield Cup, 12 o clock, St Anthony v St Brendans

Ruislip, Shield Cup, 1.30pm, St Joseph v Tara



Croydon Camogie Club Notes

Croydon Camogie Club are hosting a Table Quiz in St. Boniface’s Tooting on Friday 12th September. Doors are opening at 7pm with the quiz starting at 7.30pm. There is a maximum of 4 people per team with the entry fee £5 per person. Please email [email protected] to register a table for the quiz by Friday 5th September. .

The Senior team defeated Fullen Gaels in the second round of the championship on a scoreline of 5-5 to 2-1. This was a good team effort with the goals coming from Danielle O’Sullivan, Caoilinn Ni Neill and Elaine Egan. The Junior team defeated Bros Pearses  3-5 to 2-5 in the last group game in the championship and are into the semi final.

New players are always welcome. Email [email protected] to find out more.

London Youth GAA

The next meeting London Youth Committee meeting will take place on Tuesday the 9th of September at 8 30pm at The Emerald GAA Grounds at Ruislip and meetings will continue to be on the third Monday of every month.

The very best of luck to London U16 Development Squad who have been invited to take part in the Dermot Earley Blitz in the Connacht GAA Centre of Excellence, Co.Mayo on September 6.

Tara GFC

Tara GFC will be the hosts to the first annual Girls U13/15/17’s Football/Camogie 7’s Tournament on Saturday the 13th of September at Tir Chonaill Gaels Grounds in Greenford. This tournament is kindly sponsored by J Ffrench. Registrations will commence at 10.15am followed by games at 10.45am. Provisional U14 Conrad Ryan Tournament on October 18. For more information on London Youths please contact London Secretary Lloyd Colfer: 07872 600073.

Round Towers

All players in South London wanting to play Senior Football, please contact Chairman: Kevin English 07831868551; Vice Chairman: Tom Fitzgerald 07586612478; Manager: Tim O’Donovan 07809642060

Training at: Mitcham Rugby Club, SM5 1EE

St Anthonys

Are you based in the Reading area and want to play Gaelic Football? Why not join St Anthony’s? We have both a mens and ladies team and are training for the new season, email [email protected] or find us on Facebook.

Training for the mens team will take place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 7.15 at the Kings Meadow Pitches, Reading. All new players are welcome.

Training for the ladies team takes place on Wednesday and Friday evenings at 7pm at the Kings Meadow Pitches, Reading. All new players are welcome

Dinner Dance: The annual St Anthony’s Dinner Dance will take place on Sat 29th Nov at the Crowne Plaza, Reading. Tickets costing £55 are now on sale from all club members.

St Brendans

The Intermediate Championship Final proved to be a step too far for the seniors at the weekend when they went down 3-12 to 0-9 against North London Shamrocks at Ruislip.

There is a Shiels Cup match scheduled against St Anthony’s next weekend. Check our Facebook page or website for details later in the week.

The club’s annual Golf Day will be held on Saturday September 6th at Thorney Park Golf Club, which will be followed by a three course meal and presentation. Entry is £50 per player and further details can be obtained from either John Malone on 07932 611975 or Paddy Corscadden on 07974581144.

For matters regarding youth football contact Paul Hughes on 07815873202.

To find out more about St Brendan’s contact Paddy Corscadden on 07974581144

St Clarets

The London born players lost against Harlesden Harps in the inaugural Home Grown Competition by 5-10 to 0-11. There is a senior game scheduled for next weekend against Shalloe Pearse in the Mullarkey Cup. More details on the club’s website. For information about the club’s U10, U12 & U14 teams please contact Martin Hession on 07973 733072. Any queries about our U16 &U18 teams should be directed to Colm Lynott on 07761 785260. Further details about the club can also be obtained from John Kelly on 07884 473672 or via email at [email protected]

St Dympnas

The Seniors are back in action on Saturday 6th September at 3.30pm In the Cahill & Hurley Cup Semi-Final against Glen Rovers. This is prior to the League Play-Off between Oxford & Cambridge in Oxhey Park, Watford.

This is the first of two cup competitions we are still involved in, with a Fr O’Hanlon Cup Semi-Final still to come.

Training continues every Tuesday evening in Stockwood Park at 7.30pm. If you are interested in joining us contact Gerry on 07980878743.

Tickets for our Halloween Spooktacular at Geordies will shortly be on sale and are priced at £5. Music from The Bible Code Sundays. For more info contact Darren on 07866193502. Training for u8s - u16s returns on Saturday 6th September at 3pm at St. Josephs School, Luton.

Hertfordshire CDA Stephen Lavery is running a 7 week Fitness, Strength & Conditioning Course for the County u14 & u16 Development Squads from Wednesday 10th September at Nicholas Brakespear School in St.Albans. Cost of the course is £25 per child.

St. Joseph’s GAA Club

The next draw will take place on Monday, 1st September. The jackpot is £1,100. Tickets are available from any club member, or John on 07956 666 979.

St. Joseph’s Ladies Gaelic Football Team

We are considering forming a Ladies Gaelic football team — if you would be interested, please get in touch.


Our training sessions will continue from 6.30pm till 7.30pm for the U6’s and until 8pm for all other age groups at John Billam sports ground, Woodcock Hill, Kenton, Harrow HA3 0PQ. Please do not park on the grounds as this is private car parking. Please ensure that all your children are registered for insurance purposes with the club and make sure that all the children have their mouth guards at training/matches as they are now compulsory.

Tara GFC will be the hosts to their first annual Girls Football/Camogie Tournament on Saturday the 13th of September at Tir Chonaill Gaels Grounds in Greenford. This will be run for three age groups with U13/15/17’s to enable all the girls a chance to get involved in gaelic games. The kind sponsor for the tournament is J Ffrench. Registrations will commence at 10.15am with games at 10.45am. For more information contact the club Secretary Tracey Monagle on  07535 597 383

Tara will hold their presentation night in October more details to follow shortly,

New Recruits: please contact Tara Youth GFC - Secretary Tracey Monagle on  07535 597 383. Tara Men’s GFC - Chairman Declan Kelly on 07852716320

Tara Ladies GFC - Eileen O’Connell on  0782 7582 696

Thomas McCurtains

Men’s hurling and football training continues this Thursday at 7.00pm in Goodmayes.

The footballers lost the final of the championship to Moindearg by a point on Sunday. After a poor first half the team put on a fantastic display in the second half only to just fall short. Final score Moindearg 1-5 Thomas McCurtains 0-7. They will play Dulwich Harps in the Mullarkey Cup Quarter Final at 4.30pm in Greenford on Saturday September 6.

The hurlers drew their championship final with Cu Chullainns in what was a very exciting game. They led by 7 points midway through the second half but Cu Chullainns kept pressing to earn a draw. The replay is fixed for the 13/14 of September. Ladies training continues on Tuesdays and Thursdays in west ham. The ladies are now preparing for the league final on sept 6th at 12.30pm in Wormwood Scrubs. If you would like to join our club, please do not hesitate to contact Jim McDermott on 07813355776 (Senior Club), Finnian on 07966806011(Ladies Club) and Martin McGovern on 07773005594 (Minor Club)

Tir Chonaill Gaels

After a 2 year absence the London senior championship cup is back in Greenford following an almighty battle against Fulham Irish last Sunday at Ruislip.

Man of the match award went to Mark Gottsche with other excellent performances from Brian Collins, Brian Ross and Joe Feeney. TCG 1-12 Fulham Irish 1-9 The Junior team were given a walkover last weekend against Round Towers in the Home Grown competition.

Well done to our ladies team who beat St Colmcille last Saturday in the Junior championship at Greenford.

Their will be an anniversary Mass for our late Vice President James Callaghan this Saturday in the visitation church in Greenford at 7pm.

Long serving member Gabriel Donohoe RIP who passed away in June will have his ashes spread over our grounds on Sunday 28th September.

Many thanks to all of our club members who helped out on Sunday at the London Irish Vintage day. Well done to Brendan, Maureen and the committee.