Civic Honours for Seamus HALPENNY for the following merits:
1) Chairman & Captain of GOREY CHESS CLUB.
2) Recruting an International Chess Trainer, Arbiter & player for club.
3) Having most complete Chess Archive in County Wexford.
4) In 2012-2013 Gorey Chess Club was promoted to division 5.
5) Chairman of Wexford Chess, promoting Chess in schools...
6) Trainer U12 Chess Community Games in 2008, team who won Leinster title & bronze medal in All Ireland.
7) Trainer U16 Chess Community Games in 2009, team who won silver medal in Leinster final.
8) Trained U16 Chess Community Games in 2011, team who won Leinster title & bronze medal in All Ireland.
9) Inspirational quiet, gentlemanly leadership & development of club.
10) A moral ref. for all those who know him.