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A member of the Joint Services in now in custody after a stolen motorcycle, valued at some $198,000, was found in his yard.This publication understands that the rank is among three suspects who are in custody for stealing the motorcycle.Fifty-three-year-old Nowaab Abdul of Lot 317 East Street, North Cummingsburg Georgetown, who is the owner of the red motorcycle which bears registration number CJ 5990, reported that his motorcycle was stolen at about 21:30h on Thursday.Police say that at about 04:00h on Friday, an investigation was conducted wherein the rank and two others were detained after the motorcycle was found at the West Ruimveldt Housing Scheme, Georgetown home of the Joint Services member.The trio are currently in Police custody assisting with the investigations.Only recently, a 23-year-old cop and his colleague found themselves in hot water after they were caught on Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras stealing a cellphone from a business in Charity on the Essequibo Coast in Region Two (Supenaam-Pomeroon).Prior to that incident, Policeman Robert Daniels, 23, of Lot 57 Victoria Road, Plaisance, East Coast Demerara, was charged for the murder of Estevao Marques Costa in the vicinity of Puruni Backdam, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni).Additionally, a number of law enforcement officers have been charged and placed before the courts for causing death by dangerous driving.
Dunfanaghy Golf Club Notes:The fine weather continues and this is reflected in the great scoring of the last few weeks. Everyone is taking advantage of the fine weather. This week we have the monthly Medal and you can qualify for the Final Top Twenty Competition if you are a Monthly Medal Winner. Well done to all the prize winners at the weekend.We are offering a great deal for Winter Membership at the moment (1st Oct – 31st Mar) for €150. Please make sure to tell all you golfing friends of this great deal. We are also offering three free months (Oct, Nov, Dec 2015) with anyone who takes out membership for 2016. You can make enquiries at the clubhouse.Our Gaeltacht league Team is playing their first home match this Saturday against Roasapenna. Good luck to Gerald, Cornie and the team. The final is in Dunfanaghy in 2016 and we will try and give it our best shot this year. Anyone interested in playing the Gaeltacht League who has not submitted their name to date is asked to make contact with Gerald and Cornie as soon as possible.The Seniors Open takes place again this Monday 19th October.We have our chef, paddy in the clubhouse every Saturday and Sunday. He has received great praise for his food in the last two weeks. Make sure to give it a try. Also all the Rugby games will be shown in the clubhouse throughout the World Cup. Well done to Ireland last Sunday on beating France. Let’s hope they can beat Argentina this Sunday and qualify for the Semi-final.Everyone in the club is saddened by the sudden death of Michael Carr. Michael Carr was originally from Glen but had immigrated to London when he was in his twenties. He was an overseas member at the club and would have been a familiar sight on the course during the summer months. The funeral takes place this Friday at 1pm in Creeslough with burial afterwards in Ards. The club asks all Officers to wear their Jacket, shirt and tie to the funeral and all other club members to wear the club jumper, as there will be a guard of honour after the funeral mass.There are a number of competitions in the next week –• Wednesday 14th of October 2015 – Open Singles Stableford• Saturday 17th of October 2015 – Open single Stableford competition• Sunday 18th of October 2015 – Gent’s monthly Medal Stroke competition• Monday 19th October 2015 – Gent’s and Ladies Senior Open Competition You can book on-line at Dunfanaghy Golf club website or ring the clubhouse on 0749136335Results:Wednesday 7th October 20151st Willie Wilkin 38Pts2nd John Sweeney 36PtsSaturday 10th October 20151st Paul Grant/Michael Houston 59bot2nd Dessie Shields/Dessie Shields JNR 59botSunday 11th October1st William McCallion 42Pts2nd Mark Caithness 41Pts botGross Daniel McColgan 33Pts3rd Paul Smyth 41PtsCat. Eamon McGrath 36PtsVisitor Conor Hanna 38Pts1st9 Anthony Gallagher 22Pts2nd9 Tim Ryan 21PtsFunction Room for Private parties:We have hosted a number of private functions in the clubhouse recently and these have proved to be a great success. If you, or someone you know, is organising a private function please be aware that the clubhouse is available free of charge, with exclusive use for the occasion. So far, the feedback that we have been getting is that the golf club is the ideal venue for parties of up to one hundred people. Please make contact with Sarah if you are interested in holding a function at the clubhouse (074 91 36335)Juvenile Notes;The juveniles enjoyed a beautiful Autumn morning on Saturday last, Conor Hanna and Michael Dolan were the winners on the day. Some of the match play matches have been played and the story of the round so far is that Max Mc Greevy and Edward O Reilly will have to recommence their game as they played 24 holes and no winner has emerged yet.DUNFANAGHY GAELTACHT LEAGUE TEAM IN ACTION AT HOME TO ROSAPENNA THIS WEEKEND was last modified: October 14th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:golfSport