GAA President Christy Cooney was in Ballycomey last Wednesday Â to met a group of club members made up of players, coaches, parents, supporters and committee members as part of the Ag Eisteacht programme,accompanied by GAA communications manager Alan Milton.Upon becoming President, he has undertaking to visit two clubs in each county, to listen to members views and suggestions on the running of the organisation.
Mr Cooney open proceedings by outlining the various initatives currently been undertaking by the association. He was high in his praise for the works completed in Ballycomey and also that it has been done without placing a finincial burden on the club.
The floor was then opened for a question & answer session, the president gave detailed answers to all matters raised. A piece of Tyrone Crystal to mark the occasion was presented to the club and club chairman Michael Owens presented a piece of locally produced craft work to the president.
Refreshments were provided for all afterwards.