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U12 Parish League finals

Monday, 7th of November A large crowd turned out to see the Parish League finals on a lovely night for football in Pearse Park. Indeed, the spectacle matched the weather, and all were treated to a fine display of attacking football. 4 matches were played on the night, and the Shield Final saw Cian Boyle […]

Willy Wonka visits Ardara

Friday the 11th of November For those of you passing through Town on Friday last, your heads would have been turned by Ardara’s own ‘Willy Wonka’, which was none other than Bart Whelan. This is Bart’s 5th year in disguise, collecting for local charities outside the popular newsagents. Here he is pictured below in all […]

Ardara GAA host ‘The Kube’

Saturday, the 8th of October The Blue Haven Inn was the venue for this unique event hosted by the Ardara GAA, Minor Board, where in the region of 60 Contestants, sponsored by various businesses and organisations, pitted their senses, against several different challenging environments. Young Conor McCrossan outshone all challengers, and emerged victorious on the […]

Inaugural ‘Warp and Weft of Heritage’ Weekend

‘The Warp and Weft of Heritage’ Weekend – Friday, 14th – Sunday, 16th October The Ardara GAP Heritage and History Group’s inaugural ‘Warp and Weft of Heritage’ Weekend is fast approaching. The event runs from Friday, 14th to Sunday, 16th October.There will be eight engaging and lively talks ranging from shipwrecks, sea weed farms, folklore, weaving, […]

Ardara U-10’s visit Croke Park

Saturday September 17th On Saturday last, on the eve of the All Ireland final, the Ardara GAA U-10 team travelled to Dublin, to play 3 games against Ballyboden (of which they won two and lost one). The team and their mentors then travelled to Croke Park where they visited the Museum and had a Stadium […]

Ardara U9’s win Liam Brown Cup

Donegal Town, Saturday, the 10th of September On Saturday the 10th of September, an energetic young Ardara U9 side, competed in the first Liam Brown U-9 tournament in Donegal Town. Run by the Four Masters club, the side managed by John McConnell & David Hennigan, defeated Enniskillen Gaels, Aodh Rua and Glenfin in the Group […]