w/b 30 Jan 2017

Down GAA Draw tickets & An Riocht ‘Cow Pat’ challenge squares on sale now from the club or every committee member.


An Riocht Membership is now due and remains at 2016 rates which are Child (U18) £10; Adult £25; Senior Citizen £10; Family £60 (2 adults & unlimited children). With trips for underage teams and matches for senior teams coming up membership must be paid in advance. It takes five days for registration to kick-in so paying on the day of an activity is not an option. Everyone will only be registered once they have paid their membership.


Down GAA course for new football referees on Tuesday 7th, Wednesday 8th and Monday 13th February at 7.30pm in the Burrendale Hotel. Anyone interested let the Secretary know before Sunday.


There is a five-week Level One 'Caman Get Hooked' course at Pairc Esler from Tuesday 21st February to Tuesday 21st March.This is an excellent opportunity for the club to take advantage to up-skill our coaches.All participants must have completed their 'Caman Get A Grip' Foundation Award to take part on the Level One. There is a twenty-participant limit for this course and the deadline for course registration stating name, club, contact number and date of birth is 5pm on Friday 10th February but once the places are taken up they are gone so if interested let An Riocht Camogie Coaching Officer Veronica McGreevy know asap.



An Riocht Child Protection Course on Tuesday 28th February, put the date in your diary now!A Child Protection Certificate is a must for everyone coming into contact with young people under 18 years of age.


The South Down Table Quiz for aged 17+ will take place in Glenn on Friday 17th February. Anyone interested in taking part let Officer for Irish Language & Culture Dianna know or leave word at the office.


Well done to the Aine Fearon and Sinead O’Rourke on St Louis Ulster winning football side, Conor Clarke on St Pauls MacRory Cup playoff winning team and Kory Colgan who made the University of Ulster Sigerson Cup panel. Commiserations to Ronan McAlinden who missed out due to injury sustained in the McKenna Cup and Martin Clarke whose Queens side lost in the Sigerson to favourites DCU.


We have 16 new (£25) and 24 nearly new (£10) Camogie helmets for sale to Club members only.



Ladies of Mourne staged an interesting photo presentation on old Kilkeel at Dunavil on Wednesday past.

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Kingdom Club Lotto

Tuesday 17 October

Jackpot £3,200

Numbers 2-7-17-21

No Match 4;

6 Match 3 share £100 Kevin Rogers, Agnes Farrell, Martin Farrell, Edith Newell, Teresa White, H Cunningham

Sellers Prize £25 Houston McVeigh

Next Monday's Jackpot £3,300

Upcoming Activities

Wednesday 18th

11am Men’s Shed; 6pm Ladies Circuits; 7pm P1 to U12 Camogie Presentation Night; 7pm Kingdom Walkers from the Leisure Centre; 7pm All Together Now Disability Inclusion programme for aged 12+

Thursday 19th

6pm Irish Dancing; 6.30pm to 8.30pm Activities for aged 4 to 8 boys and girls; 7pm to 9pm Girls Club for aged 8 to 12 years; 7pm to 9pm Bridging the Divide Inclusion programme; 7.15pm visit from Mourne Youth Forum LOHAH group; 7.30pm U13 Football An Riocht v Clonduff; 7.30pm Senior Football Kilcoo v An Riocht 7.40pm Basketball Andersonstown Tigers v Knights at La Salle.

Friday 20th

11am Men’s Shed; 7pm Kids Movie Night; 7pm to 9pm Boys Club for aged 9 to 12 years; 6.30pm P6 Football; 7.30pm P7 Football

Saturday 21st 

7.30am Kingdom Walkers at Mourne Park; 11am P1/P2 Football; 12pm P3/P4 football; 3pm Birthday Party

Sunday 22nd

10.30am Breakfast at Dunavil; 11am U11 Football An Riocht Gaels v Ballyholland ‘A’ and An Riocht Ogs v Mayobridge ‘B’; 2.30pm Birthday Party; 8pm Bingo

Monday 23rd  

11am Men’s Shed trip to Tayto Tandragee; 6.30pm Secondary School aged Drop-in; 7pm Girls Club for First Year+; 7pm Dunaman Community meeting; 7pm P6 Football in the hall; 7.30pm Irish Language Beginners Class; 9pm Lotto

Tuesday 24th  


6pm Irish Dancing; 6.30pm to 7.30pm, Kilkeel Library presents Irish sources of local place-names by Gordon McCoy Irish Language Education Officer East Belfast Mission, everyone welcome (booking essential); 7pm Primary School aged Drop-in; 7.15pm Bootcamp.