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OFFALY GAA BOOK LAUNCH 3 DEC 2011

posted 27 Nov 2011, 13:30 by Unknown user   [ updated 2 Jan 2013, 04:35 ]
Launch of Faithful Pioneers: Offaly's Football Breakthrough 1960-1961 by Padraig Foy and Ciaran Reilly on 3 December at 3.30pm in the Offaly Research Centre, Bury Quay, Tullamore. The book will be officially launched by former Offaly All Ireland winning manager, Eugene McGee.
 
The book will highlight the role played by Offaly's GAA stars from 1960-1961 on this the fiftieth annivesary of their All Ireland Final appearance to Down before a record crowd fo 90,000 people. Drawing largely in interview with most of the leading participants, this book is a must for all Offaly GAA fans.
 
Copies of the book can be purchased at a number of outlets throughout Offaly or from the authors and concessions will be made to Offaly GAA clubs interested in purchasing books for their membership.


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