London Wexford Association

Newsletter October 2018

London Wexford




Michael Sills

153 Ellesmere Road

Dollis Hill


NW10 1LG

Tel: 020 8452 3443

Mob: 07896 184 667





Tommy Harrell

46 Athelstone Road




Tel: 020 8427 6765

Mob: 07843 250 766






Lucia Butler





07932 849 667




Breda Weller

1 Field Way




Mob: 07939 127 909




Hon Secretary:

Siobhan Talbott

71 Stranraer Gardens




Tel: 01753 693 770



October 2018



Dear Member,

Firstly, I apologise for the lateness in sending out this newsletter as it should have been sent out in September. Hopefully you enjoyed the extended summer weather and had a relaxing time wherever you went.


This purpose of this newsletter is to provide you with a reminder and details of upcoming events being hosted by the association during the latter part of 2018.  Please add the details and the dates to your diary and try to attend as your support is greatly appreciated and crucial to the success of the event and the association as a whole.


Our next event will be the Wexford Towns Reunion Buffet Dance that will take place this year at The Mazenod Social Club, Mazenod Avenue, Kilburn London NW6 4LS on Saturday 20th October 2018 starting at 8:30.Tickets are priced at £15.00 per person and are available by contacting any member of the committee or from Anne at the Mazenod.  Music on the night will be by Pat & Mustang, again we are delighted to welcome guests from Wexford who will be attending.


Our final event of the year will be our Pensioners Christmas Lunch.  This will take place at The Claddagh Ring, 10 Church Road, Hendon, London NW4 4EA  on Sunday 9th December 2018 starting at 3pm.  Members who are of pension age and above are invited to attend.  If you would like to attend please let a committee member know before 1st November, so we can add you to our list of guests.


Please can I ask you to note that our AGM will be on the 7th January 2019 at 8:30 pm at the “Done Our Bit Club”, 128a Maygrove Road, Kilburn, London, NW6. I’ll take this opportunity to remind you that your membership to the association for 2019 will be due at this time.  The cost of membership for the year is currently remains at £5.00 but there has been a nomination for this to be changed to £10.00 and I welcome your feedback on this before the A.G.M. where this will be discussed.


If you would like to join the committee or submit a nomination please ensure this is received a minimum of 2 weeks in advance of the A.G.M. Please ask the person you are nominating before submitting their name and also note that the nominated person must be present at the AGM on the night.


See over for the list of current committee positions.



Life President’s Life Vice President’s Vice- President Registrar
Sean Diviney (RIP) Carmel Ryan

Dick Butler

Nancy O’Hara Sharon Cave









Positions to be filled






Current / Outgoing



President Michael Sills
Chairman Tommy Harrell
Vice President Nancy O’Hara
Vice Chairman Phil Roche
Treasurer Breda Weller
Vice Treasurer
Secretary Siobhan Talbott
Vice Secretary Sinead Ffrench
Registrar Sharon Cave
PRO Lucia Butler
Life President Sean Diviney (R.I.P.)
Life Vice President Carmel Ryan, Dick Butler


2019 will be a big milestone year for the association as we celebrate our 65th Anniversary. Therefore I would like to provide as much advance notice of our Annual Dinner Dance which is booked for the 27th April 2019 in the Clayton Crown Hotel, Cricklewood.

We extend Congratulations the Fr. Murphy’s G.A.A. club who are celebrating their 60th anniversary this year.  They hosted a very successful and enjoyable anniversary dinner dance back in Ireland over the Easter weekend.  We wish them well in their upcoming finals and note that they will be rounding off this celebratory year with a buffet night in November/December – please keep an eye on their social media pages for details.

We send get well wishes to any persons who are suffering with ill health at the moment and thank all who have supported our functions during the year and look forward to your continuing support.


Kind regards,
Siobhan Talbott

Hon Secretary

London Wexford Association

Tel: +44 (0)1753 693 770