Ulster Branch

The Clongowes Union – Ulster Branch       

June 2014 

Dear Old Clongownian,

The A.G.M. of the Ulster Branch will be held as usual at the Royal County Down Golf Club on Friday, 27th June 2014, following the annual golf competition and dinner (7.30 for 8.00p.m.).

It is not necessary to be a golfer, as one may attend the dinner and the A.G.M. without playing golf.

I hope that you will attend this year, in which event you must please complete, detach and post the form below and send it with your remittance (payable to Royal Co Down Golf Club) to Joe McVeigh (see address below). Members are entitled to invite one guest to play golf, but priority will be given to OC’s to play golf and numbers for golf are strictly limited to 32. Receipt of Stg cheque or draft for the required amount will guarantee a tee time.

As the Club require to be advised in advance of the exact numbers for both Lunch and Dinner, it is important that you indicate this on the form.

Lunch (£20) will be available from 12pm, golf will commence at 1.30p.m. (Jacket & Tie required in the Bar and Dining room).   Costs below include wine with evening meal.

Yours sincerely,

Dr Richard Flood, Chairman of the Ulster Branch

Costs (per person): Golf and Dinner  Stg £130; Dinner only (incl wine)  Stg £45

Lunch (£20) is to be paid directly to Royal County Down (on the day)

Cheques to be made payable to Royal Co Down Golf Club – Stg.£ only

Send your booking form and remittance to: Joe McVeigh, 6-7 Harcourt Terrace, Dublin 2


A number of rooms have been provisionally reserved in the Slieve Donard at Stg £120 per twin room (incl breakfast and same rate as last year). If interested, you need to either email Jacqueline Atkinson at res2@sdh.hastingshotels.com or call Jacqueline on 048 437 21018, quote  ‘Clongowes Golf Society’ to put your own credit card number on a room. Rooms will be held for limited time after which normal rates will apply so please book as soon as possible.

There are also a numbers of B&B’s close to Royal County Down