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Blackhill Emeralds Club Notes 27.04.2023

April 26th, 2023


Our GAAgglebox event is now just 9 days to showtime! on May 6th in the Glencarn at 8pm to raise funds for the development of our club grounds. Tickets are currently on sale from the juveniles, players, coaches & committee and online at

Thank you to McMahon’s SuperValu Castleblayney, Oil4U Killycard, Duffy’s Pork & Bacon, the Agnail Group & the McEneaney family Cavanaguilla who are the main event sponsors.

The teams namely, The Courtney Sisters. TAT, Broomfield Bachelors, Drumhowan M&M’s, Latton Lads, Ciara & Liam Cooke, The Hygiene Boys, Fair City Ladies, It’s the Drink Talking, The Tyrone Boy’s & Boyzone the Players can be viewed and supported at The rivalry is now akin to football!

The competition is tight with 9 days to go until the Main Event on May 6th.

The club sincerely thank everyone who has contributed in any way and we would love to see you all at this upcoming event for what is sure to be a very memorable night!  All proceeds from ticket sales, donations, sponsoring and voting will go to club development that will provide essential community improvements! For tickets and to support our event please go to

Funding Grant:

We are delighted to report that we have received a €25k grant for the upgrade of the John Runner McGough Track in Blackhill, thanks to great work from our secretary Matthew Callan and our thanks also go to Minister and Aghabog Gael Heather Humphreys for her assistance.


Our nursery for U-5’s  coaching continues this Saturday 10-11am. All are welcome.

U-9’s Saturday 10-11am

U-11’s Killeeven v Blackhill Wednesday 7pm

U-13’s Cremartin v Blackhill Tuesday  7pm

U-15’s Emerald Sarsfields v St. Kevin’s Thursday 7.30pm in Blackhill

Cúl Camp 2023:

Cúl Camp will be held in Blackhill this year in the week beginning Monday 26th June – Friday June 30th. Places are limited so we advise book early to avoid missing out. Cúl Camp is for children age 6-13 years. To book your child’s place go to

Junior Football League:

JFL Rd2 Oram 0-03 Blackhill 3-12

JFL Rd3 Blackhill v Aghabog Sunday May 7th 2pm

Reserve Football Championship:

Monaghan Harps v Blackhill Sunday April 30th 2pm

Social Centre: 

Our social centre is open from 8pm nightly.

For social centre members bookings contact Hugh Cullen on 0862541200 

Music this Saturday April 29th with Big Pat from 10pm


Bingo every Thursday night  8pm

The jackpot is €3000 this week on 47 calls

Emeralds Lotto:

1st Brian McManus

2nd Stephen Courtney

3rd Kathleen Boyle

Monaghan GAA:

Best of luck to the Monaghan Senior Football team and management in Saturday’s Ulster Semi-Final.

Jivin Gym:

New 4 week course starts in Blackhill Tuesday May 4th. See social media for details.

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