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posted 3 Apr 2013, 01:51 by Jonathan Tavey
By Peter Cassidy 

Lotto Results: 
There was no Jackpot winner this week; the draw took place Tuesday 02/04/2013. 
The numbers drawn where: 7: 14: 16: 18 next week's Jackpot is €4,000. 
€20 Lucky dip winners were: 
Patrica Coleman, 14 St Daigs Tce 
Marie & Jenny, Inniskeen (M Woods) 
Luke McMahon, Knock 
Seamus Cassidy, Corcullioge (P Cassidy) 
Paddy Carroll, Dundalk (J Boyle) 
Next draw takes place Monday 8th of April. 
Thank you for the support 

Inniskeen Country Fest 2013: 
May bank holiday (Fri 3rd – Mon 6th) country music festival in Pairc Grattan
Friday 3rd May: Declan Nerney, 
Saturday 4th May: Setanta, 
& Sunday 5th May: Mike Denver. 
Also a new addition to this year’s festival is: 
Family fun Monday 
Charity 7 aside football tournament called “clash of the clans”. 
This Unisex tournament involves playing with members of your family in a fun match. 
Feel free to contact us (on the below number) if you wish to submit a team. 
There are many more activities on the day such as sports day events for all ages, face painting, BBQ etc. 
The Festival weekend will be brought to a climax in the Marquee with a presentation of the “Clash of the clans” winners and a traditional Music Session (everyone welcome to bring a instrument and join in). 

Weekend tickets are at a limited availability of €25.  This ticket will allow you entry into each nights show along with your family to the fun day. 
They can be obtained from any of our committee members or by calling 087 943 4176. 

New Grattans in the Parish: 
Congratulations to Grattan Hurler Philip Brooks and partner Lorraine on the birth of their Twins.
Best Wish from all in the Grattans. 

Defibrillator Course: 
Inniskeen Red Cross holds a defibrillator course in St Daig’s School on the Last Monday of every Month. 
The Next course will take place on Apr 29th. 
We encourage as many people as possible to take this course. 
To book your place call Tomas Ruddy on 087 7657198 or Gerry Dooley on 0872342278 
The Course is tailored to both new members and refresher applicants. 

Gaeltacht Scholarships: 
Interviews for Gaeltacht Scholarships to Coláiste Bhríde, Rann Na Feirste will be held in GAA Administration Office Cloghan on Saturday 20th April 2013. 
Interviews for students who are pre Junior Cert will start at 10am, while interviews for post Junior Cert and Leaving Cert students will begin at 11.30am. 
No pre booking is required 

(First team named at home) 
Hurling Development League: 
Inniskeen Vrs Carrick, Thurs 4th @ 7pm 
Reserve Football League 
Inniskeen Vrs Carrick, Sat 6th @ 7pm 

Minor Football League: 
Inniskeen 7-15 Corduff 5-5. 
Our Minors got off to a winning start in this year’s tournament with a comprehensive win at home to Corduff. 
Paddy Matthews led the line at the back along with Aaron Kelly and Cathal Russell. 
The Midfield duo of Niall Butler (capt) and Shane Woods (1-01) held a big Corduff outfit at bay whilst giving plenty of ammunition to our electric full forward line of Donal Meegan (2-09) and Michael Monaghan (5-05). 

County Minors: 
Well Done to Donal Meegan and the Monaghan Lads who came from behind to beat Armagh with a scoreline of 1-12 to 2-06. Donal Contributed with 2 vital points in the win. 

Grattans Oige: 

U 12 Football (A&B Squads) 
Both Our A&B squads lost against Carrick last Saturday. 
U 14 Hurling: 
Inniskeen 4-10 Monaghan 9-07 
U 14 Football: 
Our U 14 squad kicked off in Division 1 with a solid performance against our neighbours Killanny on Tuesday night with a winning score line of 1-08 to 4-21. 

U 16 Football: Inniskeen Vrs Killeevan, Thurs 4th Time TBA 
U 14 Football: Inniskeen Vrs Clones/Currin, Sat 6th @ 12pm