Club newsletter: September 11th, 2018

September 11, 2018

Lotto: Not won
Numbers drawn: 6, 7, 19, 30
3 x €20 winners: Peter Collins, Patricia Gilsenan, Roseanne McQuaid
Next week’s jackpot: €5,000

Our thanks to all who have recently join our prepaid lotto, or who have started to purchase it weekly. All funds are needed and we are most grateful to all who enter and who sell tickets on our behalf.

If you wish to purchase prepaid Lotto for 10, 20 or 52 weeks, contact Ann Gilsenan at 087 2875070 or Emer Lynch at 086 3583455. As this is the main income which the club use for the running of the club we would ask you to please support.

As you will read below, the club are thriving on the field and we must keep hurleys, sliothars etc. in supply. You can buy tickets on a Friday night at underage training, behind the bar in the clubhouse, or prepaid at the numbers above.

Fixtures coming soon

  • Sunday 23rd September – Meath SHC semi-final – Kiltale v Ratoath – venue Páirc Tailteann, venue 3:30pm

Healthy Club talk

As part of Kiltale’s Healthy Club initiative, health coach Mary Conway will deliver a presentation on Friday 21st September at 7.45pm in Kiltale Clubhouse to all juvenile players at the club, in both hurling and camogie, from u15 right up to under-21 grade. The club are asking parents to encourage their children to attend and parents are also invited to attend.

Development work at Kiltale GAA Pitch

  • Dressing Room 4 – The New Gym: the demolition work is now completed
  • Dressing Room 2 – The demolition work on the showers and interior walls has begun and well under way – plan for completion on 18th September
  • Dressing Room 1 – is still available for visiting teams if required
  • Dressing Room 3 – Work will begin on the week of September 24th, once all items are taken out and stored
  • Outdoor Shed – thanks to volunteers in the club, this work will be completed by September 27th

NOTE: Some help is need locally for the start and thereafter Vincent Walsh Construction will complete the remainder of the work. We need assistance and the club would ask if any trade men or members could help them out in the evening to please contact Dom Reilly 0862132288 or Paddy Kelly 0868282458. If you would contact Dom or Paddy and the club will plan to address the work.

What is included in the works?

  • New flooring in all dressing rooms and hallway of the dressing rooms
  • New shower and toilet facilities
  • Repair to roofing in dressing rooms/clubhouse
  • Upgrade water and heating to accommodate dressing rooms/clubhouse
  • New Gym

Meath GAA ‘Royal House’ Draw

Coiste na Mí CLG have unveiled a major fundraiser to help bankroll the redevelopment of the county grounds at Páirc Tailteann – a draw in which three lucky ticket-holders will win a 3-bedroom semi-detached house! 

All the funds raised will go towards Phase 1 of the Redevelopment of Páirc Tailteann, which includes a 4,000-seater stand, an extension to the pitch, and the installation of new floodlights.

There are three draws over the next 18 months, with the first prize in each as a new home in the new Cois Glaisin development, constructed by Glenveigh homes, worth €275,000!

There will also be runners-up prizes – second place will win €10,000; third will take €7,000, fourth will win €5,000, and there will be six prizes of €1,000 each.

The tickets for Draw 1 are €100 each, which can be purchased through GAA clubs or online at The payment online can be upfront or in instalments. There’s also an Early Bird option where patrons can enter all three draws, at a discounted price of €250. This option is open until October 31st and payment can be in paid in instalments online.

Meath GAA Clubs will be rewarded financially for any ticket sold by or through the club – taking 15% of the cut for the first hundred tickets, 25% for the next hundred, and 40% for tickets sold beyond that.

Kiltale Hurling Club would ask you to nominate Kiltale as your club if purchasing online. If you would prefer to pay in cash, a night will be arranged shortly where members can visit the clubhouse and offer cash payments to enter.

See further details at:

Online store

The club’s online store at has been refreshed with some all new merchandise! Be sure to visit at

Support the Clubhouse

A huge thank you to Martin Forde the staff of Forde’s Superstore, Mullagh, Kilcock for their kind and generous contribution to the clubhouse by installing two new pellet stoves.  This is very much appreciated by all concerned.

  • Friday 28th September – LIVE at Kiltale Clubhouse – BIG GENERATOR at 9pm – tickets €10 from the bar
    Don’t miss a great night’s entertainment from one of the country’s best-loved live bands!

– Check out The Clubhouse Facebook for Entertainment at weekends –

Contact Carmel Bennett – 086 3770763.

The clubhouse is a very important facility in our parish and always needs support. Like other clubs we don’t want to know what it is to be without it. Drop in for a drink or an ESSENCE Coffee or think about using the facility for a party or meeting.

We appreciate your support and value the custom you all give.

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