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  FOYLE HOTEL SHIELD - 8 November 2019

And the winners are -

1st - Paddy McKinley and Gerry O'Keeffe

2nd - Mairead and Una Morrison

3rd - John McClenaghan and James McLaughlin


Congratulations to all of our members who participated over the weekend and those who were successful in the various events throughout the Congress -

Congress Pairs Championship

John McClenaghan and James McLaughlin (2nd)

Intermediate B

Wendy Buddin and John Farren (2nd)

Frances Lake and Sadie Kelly (Session 1)

Margaret and Liam Doherty (Best Regional)

Intermediate Teams

Eugene O'Sullivan, Atholl Stewart, Patsy Doherty and Connell McGrenera (Best Donegal)

Pauline McQuillan, Kathleen McDonald. Valerie VonHof and Marjorie Hegarty (Best Regional)

Mixed Pairs Championship

Jim O'Sullivan and Mary Duffy (2nd)

Open Pairs

Paddy Doran and Annie McBride (1st N/S Fri Evening)

Mai Mooney and Mary McClenaghan (3rd N/S Sun Afternoon)

Gerry O'Keefe & Paddy McKinley (2nd E/W Sun Afternoon)


And the winners are

1st - Marjorie Hegarty and Kathleen McDonald

2nd - Gerry O'Keeffe and Paddy McKinley

3rd - Mai Mooney and John Francis Lafferty


A total of €2,700 has been raised

The annual James Cavanagh Perpetual Trophy Charity event, in aid of the RNLI and the Hospice Ward Carndonagh Hospital was held on Friday 11th October 2019.  Another extremely enjoyable and successful night was had.  A big thank you  to everyone who attended the event and to all those who provided and assisted with the supper and contributed in any way.   The evening commenced with a lovely supper being served followed by bridge, and finally a raffle where a much sought after assortment of valuable sponsored prizes were raffled.

The prizes on offer were sponsored by the following people and businesses, Aldi, Buncrana, Ballyliffin Hotel, Biddy’s Takeaway Moville, Byrne Seafoods Malin, Castle Inn, Greencastle, Cavankee Fishing Co Ltd, Cosy Cottage, Neal Doherty Jewellers, Carndonagh, Donegal Fixings Moville, Faulkners Service Station, Foyle Hotel Moville, Eamonn Gillen & Sons, Ltd Moville, G & S Doherty, Carndonagh, Inish Fusion Restaurant, Inish Pharmacy, Carndonagh, Inishowen Frozen Food Ltd, Malin, Inishowen Co-Op, Kellys Service Station Carndonagh, Malin Head, Co-Op, Moville Pottery, Moville Tool Hire, McCauley Butchers, McDaid’s Superstore, Adrian McClenaghan, John McClenaghan, Patrick McClenaghan, Patrick McClenaghan (Jun), McLaughlins Homevalue, Patsy (Alec) McLaughlin, Seamus (Pat) McLaughlin, Rawdon's Moville, Rosato’s Moville, Strand Hotel, Ballyliffin, Supervalu, Carndonagh. 

There were also a number of cash donations - Mrs Margaret Casey, Michael Cavanagh, Barry Doherty, Jonathan Gill, Danny Gallagher (Killybegs), Danny Grant (Balliliffin), Terry Harkin, Rita Harvey, Pat McDaid (Derry), Cathal McGuinness (CMG), Kevin McNellis, Stewart Norris, Cara Rawdon , Redcastle Hotel Ladies Golf Club, Tom Scott and John Steele.

Congratulations and well done to James in the planning and organization, and to his wife Anne and family for their support in facilitating this charity event.


And the winners were -

1st     Seamus McGinley and Michael J McLaughlin

2nd   Fr Jim McGonagle and Pat Walsh

3rd   John McClenaghan and James McLaughlin

22 November Christmas Competition - Turkey
29 November Christmas Competition - Turkey
06 December Christmas Compettion - Ham
13 December Christmas Party Night
07 February CBAI Simultaneous Pairs
09 February Moville Open Cup - Pre entry essenetial 
06 March Bank of Ireland Trophy
10 April Good Friday Trophy




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  2019 -2020

Congratulations to our new President

Lorraine Byrne

and we wish her well in her year in office

and to President Elect 

Alexius Lafferty

Foyle Hotel Shield
Scorer: Margaret M M Doherty
Founders Trophy 2019
Scorer: Margaret M M Doherty
Scorer: Gerry O'Keeffe
James Cavanagh Perpetual Cup
Scorer: Gerry O'Keeffe
Scorer: Margaret M M Doherty