Ennis hosts GAA meeting with MEP

Posted by
Thursday, March 6th, 2014
Crotlieve Sinn Féin councillor Sinead Ennis has hosted a meeting between MEP Martina Anderson and representatives from GAA clubs across South Down. The meeting took place on Saturday 1st March in the Balmoral Hotel, Warrenpoint. Councillor Ennis described the meeting as “a wonderful opportunity for local GAA clubs to liaise with Martina Anderson on the issue of applicable funding.” Ennis continued, “Over 30 representatives of local clubs, including Chairpersons and Club and County Development Officers, attended this meeting during which Martina outlined funding opportunities for clubs to explore for the period 2014 – 2020. “Martina also informed those in attendance of a delegation including GAA, Rugby and Soccer codes which she recently hosted in Brussels. This group included senior members of the GAA’s Ulster Council and exploring funding sources was top of the agenda.” The meeting concluded with a questions and answers session and Councillor Ennis stated that she was happy to be of assistance to local sports, saying; “The GAA is a vital community resource in South Down. I am delighted to have been of some assistance today and I will endeavour to help any club which requires follow up information in light of today’s session.”
Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed


This website does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 16/01/2017. If you have any questions feel free to contact Newry Times by emailing editor@newrytimes.com

Log in