North London Shamrocks Club Notes

North London Shamrocks Club Notes

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North London Shamrocks Club Notes

March 21, 2016

North London Shamrocks Notes

Well done to our senior team who started off the season with a victory against Tir chonnail Gels at home on Sunday. It was a very good team performance and it was great to see many new faces to the team playing so well.

On the playing front NLS are the only senior club in the North East of London with excellent pitch and changing facilities and in close proximity to Wood Green tube. If you are in London or thinking about moving from Ireland contact us and we will help you in any way we can. Email or call Paddy Madigan 07832372186 or Vinny Murphy 07956499439.The management and committee are tremendously ambitious for the 2016 season.



There will be a ‘County Colours’ family fun run on 17th of April a 2pm at Trent Park.The run is 5km for adults and 3km for kids. Everyone is asked to wear the colours of their native county. This is expected to be a very well attended and very enjoyable  event and everyone wether involved in the club or not is encouraged to come along and join in the fun. Price is great value at £10 for family or £5 for individual.

All Training is now back at Tottenhall from the 5th March .  Under 12/14’s from 12.30 – 2.00pm, Under 8/10’s from 1pm to 3.00pm and our Under 6’s from 1.00pm to 2.30pm. 


NLS are  participating again  in this year’s St Patricks Day Parade on Sunday 13th March.    Form up area is Piccadilly eastbound from Hyde park Corner to Half Moon Street (nearest tube Green Park).  Walkers Registration is from 10.30 to 11.15pm, moving off at 12.00pm prompt.  Can all walkers be there from 11am.  Twitter will be attending this event to run a new app  called the Challenger app.  They will be posting a short film of this event describing what.  being Irish means and what’s the best things about Ireland.  Our youth  will get the chance to participate so dress up in your Green, White and Gold folks.


Joint Training will commence for our under 16’s and 18’s  with TMC and NLS from Friday 25th March at Wanstead Rugby Club.  More details on this will follow nearer the time.


A family Fun Walk is scheduled for Trent Park in April, all children and parents are invited to participate wearing  â€œyour county colours”.  Times and date to follow.


Our annual Golf Dinner Dance will take place at Crews Hill Golf Club on Friday 9th September 2016.  If you are interested in attending or just want to play golf on the day please email our  Guaranteed  a great night.


And finally if you fancy a bit of social dancing,  some of our parents are attending JIVE, QUICK STEP AND LINE DANCING LESSONS at The Winchmore Pub, Winchmore Hill Road every Thursday  from 8.15pm to 10.00pm. Dance teacher Eamonn Cunniss , 5 times all Ireland Dancer.