Jarlath Burns: Hayes’ Hotel argument is flawed

ANYONE following the GAA news down south at the moment might be aware of the current debate in Tipperary around the issue of Hayes’ Hotel, where the GAA was founded in 1884. This hotel is currently in administration and politicians are lobbying the GAA to purchase it to ensure it remains part of the GAA heritage portfolio.

Lavey: Blessed by the holy trinity

Without doubt one of the most progressive clubs in Ireland, Lavey are powered by the local community and businesses By Niall McCoy AT the Erin’s Own club in Lavey, they abide by a holy trinity – club, community and business. The three entities have been welded together through pure graft, perseverance and dedication and the […]

Kilcoo ready for All-Ireland challenge

Hoping to make a big impression on the large crowd at The Venue on Saturday are the novelty act from Down club Kilcoo. They achieved the highest marks from the adjudicators, as well as plenty of laughs from the audience, to claim the Ulster crown at St Cecilia’s last month, and now bid to follow […]