Young Irelands (Gowran) GAA club lost the services of a loyal and faithful clubman when they held their annual meeting. Paddy Treacy retired as treasurer after serving 15 years in the job. He was praised for his efforts and thanked for his grerat service.
Chairman Denis Quinlan presided. He thanked all the people who worked for the good of Young Irelands over the past year, and he extended a special thank you to sponsors Farm and Industrial and Rednut.
Officers elected - patron, Canon Pat Dalton; Presidents, Paddy Treacy, Tom Carroll, John Carroll, Tom Drennan, Tom Hogan, Martin Kealy, Jim Fitzgerald, Eddie Power, Willie Delaney, Beatrice Treacy; chariman, Denis Quinlan; vice-chariman, Liam Walsh; secretary, Eddie Power; assistant-secretary, Mary Holden; treasurer, Patrick Farrell; assistant-treasurer, Billy Carroll; PRO, John Drennan; assistant PRO, J.J. Lennon; ASAP, John Comerford.
Delegates - County Board, Eddie Power; Northern Board, Willie Delaney; Football Board, Ciarán Carroll.
IH team manager, D.J. Carey. Selectors, Dick O’Neill, Eoghan Farrell, Alan Roche.
Under-21 selectors, Martin Carey (manager), Ciarán Carroll, Alan Roche, Ciarán Phelan, John Comerford.