She especially thanked her hard working secretary and ladies committee for their constant work and support, team captains and co-ordinator, and congratulated Tyrone & Fermanagh 4BBB, captained by Carmel and Kathy, who narrowly lost in the final.
She also congratulated the Tyrone & Fermanagh Seniors, captained by Edith, who came third in their competition.
Further thanks went to Finola, Sean and Cyril, Trevor and his bar staff, along with Darren and Stacey.
She then acknowledged Captain Marty’s kind invitation to Ladies to join him at his drive-in last year.
Thanks were expressed to vice-captain Kevin, for overseeing the refurbishment of the clubhouse.
Diane went on to thank Carol Moore for her generous sponsorship of the new Champions Trophy played for in October. A very enjoyable day was had by all who qualified.
The new Lady Captain, Catherine Irwin, addressed the ladies and paid tribute to the outgoing lady captain for a successful year.
Catherine then introduced her vice-captain Linda Lennon, her committee and team captains.
President Alaistair Laird, in the absence of captain Kevin McCabe, addressed the meeting.
He congratulated Catherine on her appointment as and commended Diane on her successful year and wished the ladies all the best.
New ladies committee is:
Immediate Past Captain:
Committee: Kathy Shirlow, Avril Marshall, Maura O’Kane
Handicap and Competition Secretary: Carol Moore
Assisted by: Heather
Campbell and Kate O’Neill
Junior Cup: Kate O’Neill
Anne and Maura MacMahon
Carmel Hagan, Kathy Shirlow
T&F Senior Alliance:
Dates for Diaries:
Rules Talk (Mrs Catherine McKay):
Thursday 12th March
Friday 17th April
Saturday 25th April
Lady Captain’s Day:
Saturday 13th June
The following Open Days were announced:
Dobbin Cup,McAleer & Rushe
Thursday 14th May
Johanna Rosebowl: Thursday 18th June
Craemill: Thursday 6th August
Doris & MacMahon: Saturday 29th August