RIP Ray Quaid

CuChulainns GAA would like to pass on our condolences to all the family and friends of Ray Quaid Late of Rockhill, Bruree, / Croom, Limerick who passed away suddenly aged 27 in London last weekend. He will be Sadly missed by his heartbroken parents Ned & Rose, sisters Emma & Karen, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and many friends. Granson of the late Michael & Rose Enright (Skule Fedamore) & Timmy & Betty Quaid (Cappanahane, Granagh).

Ray had recently taken back up hurling with CuChulainns after a few years out and had become a regular at training over the past month and was very happy to be back hurling. The weekend before his passing he was with us for the night for our 2016 club awards in the Man of Kent and a great night was had by all. We all unfortunately only knew Ray for a short time but he will remain in our memories.

Funeral arrangements.
Reposing at home in Rockhill, Bruree on Sunday from 4pm to 8pm. Removal to arrive for Requiem Mass, Monday at 12.30pm in Ss. Peter & Paul’s Church, Banogue with funeral afterwards to Bruree Cemetery.
Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust.

Ar dheis go raibh a anam.

 

RIP Bridie O’Brien

The death has occurred of Bridie O’ Brien (wife of John, former hurler of CuChulainns). We extend our condolences to all of Bridies friends and family at this time.

Funeral arrangements.
Removal on Wednesday 12th July at 7pm to St Patricks Church, 24 Hardie Close, Neasden, NW10 0UH. Mass at 11am on Thursday July 13th in St Patrick church. Removal following this to St. Marys Kensal Green cemetery, Harrow road, White city, NW10 5NU.

May She Rest In Peace

 

RIP Nora O’ Sullivan

The death has occurred of Nora O’SULLIVAN of Ealing, London, Late of Tourmakeady, Co. Mayo and Shanagarry, Co. Cork. Peacefully on 3rd July 2017. Beloved wife of Jack (Former CuChulainns player) and dear mother of Suzanne, Caroline and Jackie. Sadly missed also by her sons-in-law Tony, Tim and Dave, her brother Tommie, sisters Catherine and Annie, her grandchildren, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing 12/07/17 at St Marys Church, Ealing from 18.30pm.
Reposing in T.Wallis and Sons Funeral Home, Riverside Way, Midleton from 5.00pm Thursday 13th July 2017 followed by Removal at 6.15pm to The Immaculate Conception Church, Shanagarry. Requiem Mass on Friday 14th of July 2017 at 11.00am in The Immaculate Conception Church, Shanagarry. Burial afterwards in St. Colman’s Cemetery, Cloyne.
May She Rest In Peace

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CuChulainns GAA Club Notes 26.04.2017

by Joe Cashman on April 27, 2017

Cú Chulainns welcome Kilnbridge as new main club sponsor:


Cú Chulainns are delighted to announce that Kilnbridge have agreed to join us as our main club sponsor for the next 3 years. We are delighted to have agreed a partnership with a large successful company such as this. Kilnbridge are a multi-disciplined building and civil engineering company providing a portfolio of contracting solutions and construction services to the built environment. They work in various sectors including building, civil engineering, fabrication, concrete cutting, controlled demolition, fire protection and waste collection, recycling and ancillary services. More information can be found at www.kilnbridge.com.

We have recently debuted two new fantastic looking sets of jerseys to highlight this partnership which were rolled out on our recent trip to Cork. CuChulainns will be representing Kilnbridge in the upcoming annual Berkley Homes Gaelic football Sevens tournament on the 6th of May on Greenford. We hope to continue our success after our team won the pre-tournament table quiz held recently. Our thanks especially to all of this goes to Mr Dermot McDermott as he gives us his fantastic support. His keen interest to help develop and continue GAA to the East and South East of London is noteworthy.

Above: Tony Fayne (CuChulainns & Kilnbridge), Dermot McDermott (Managing Director Kilnbridge), Joe Cashman (Secretary CuChulainns GAA), Niall Gunning (CuChulainns & Kilnbridge)

CuChulainns trip to Cork 8th April

CúChulainns hurling and football teams headed to Clonakilty in Cork on Saturday 8th April where we had a great weekend. We played friendlies in hurling vs O’ Donovan Rossa in Skibereen quickly followed up by a Football game just up the road vs Randal Og in Ballynacarriga near Dunmanway. We wish to thank both clubs for their hospitality and great welcome afforded to us. It was great to see some old friends and family who came down to cheer us on and take part in our weekend.
This trip was part of our yearlong celebration of 2017 being our 85th year in existence since the clubs founding in 1932.

Above: CuChulainns Football team (left) and Hurling team (right) before recent games in West Cork.

Training is ongoing!

Training is ongoing on Tuesday & Thursday nights @ 7.30 for Senior Hurling and Intermediate Football– We train at Old Shootershillian Sports & Social Club, Mayday Gardens, Broadwalk, Kidbrooke, London, SE3 8NP. Closest rail station is Kidbrooke. Lifts available if required from lots of areas. Changing rooms & showers available at both locations. Any questions please contact club secretary Joe Cashman on 07796985475 or [email protected] or see our website www.cuchulainnsgaa.com

Club Lotto Result (Game 36 – Wk8) (Overall Jackpot £792):

After 8 weeks and lots of people in the mix we had a total of 6 winners each getting £132 – Mark Biggins, Brendan Breen, Conor Harrington, Alan MacKinnon, Damien Moloney, Mary Rogers. Thanks again to all who take part! New game starts this week. If you want to get involved please contact John Murray or any of the club contacts below.

Club Contacts
Secretary – Joe Cashman – (07796985475) – [email protected]
Chairman – Mick Biggane – (07809594352)
Treasurer – John Murray – (07810898657) – [email protected]
PRO – Eoin Scully – (07415645755) – [email protected]
Football Secretary – Cianan Byrne – (07958203743)
Hurling Secretary – John Brady – (07799647832)

CuChulainns Senior Hurling Head Coach/Manager Required

CúChulainns are looking for someone to take on the role of Head Coach/Manager for the season ahead. We are Senior again for 2017. Anybody who would be interested in working with the ambitious and enthusiastic squad is asked to contact the club hurling secretary (John Brady – 07799647832).

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2017 Season commences!

by Joe Cashman on March 6, 2017

The Official London Gaa 2017 season begins this weekend!

Mar 11th 2016 – Preliminary IFC – CuChulainns v StJosephs Gaa – Greenford P2 @ 2:00pm
Mar 12th 2016 – Preliminary SHC – Sean Treacy’s v CuChulainns – Goodmayes @ 2:00pm

Pre – season continues in March on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8pm at Better Body Gym – Blackheath Rugby Club, Rectory field, Charlton road, SE3 8SR

Contact us here or on 07796985475 if you are interested in becoming involved. New members are always welcome!

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