- Happy 90th birthday, Maggie!
- Rose of Tralee bootcamp
- Tidy Towns says thanks.
- Bookin’ the cooks
- Site For Sale
- Emyvale cycling interclub time trial
- U3A update 21st May 2013
- Emyvale Grand prix photos
- Eilish’s Childminding service
- Geel visitors, accommodation wanted.
- Bus to Bloom garden festival
- Ballinode ICA visit An Grianán for Monaghan week
- Launch of DVD “Life in Mullan”
- “Roll up the sleeves” day in Ballinode
- Shave or Dye for Tydavnet Macra
- Ballinode Church Barbecue on June 14th
- Emyvale Grand Prix cycle race in Tydavnet
- Don’t forget Tea Day for Enable Ireland
- Ballinode Tidy Towns
- School reunion, c’mon Barratitoppy
Monthly Archives: May 2012
There was great excitement at the arrival of Binjamin at the school recently. The children really enjoyed the event and committed themselves to recycling and keeping their environment litter-free.
All are welcome to help clean-up the village on Tuesday evening (June 5th) – meeting in front of the chapel at 7pm sharp. Please volunteer your time to help keep our village tidy, all volunteers will receive a free T-Shirt. We look forward to … Continue reading
The Third Annual Knockatallon Festival Weekend takes place this weekend from Thursday, May 31st – Sunday June 3rd 2012. On Friday there will be dancing to Susan McCann (tickets still available) at the Sliabh Beagh Hotel, a car boot sale … Continue reading
First race ready for the off: Under 12
There was plenty of excitement around Tydavnet on Sunday as dozens of cyclists and their back-up supporters arrived for the annual Grand Prix races organised by Emyvale Cycling Club. The Community Centre was … Continue reading
Congratulations to the cast and crew of Trouble Times Three who have made it through to the final of the RTE competition StoryLand. Trouble Times Three was filmed in Monaghan and features local actors Declan Reynolds and Pat Deery.
The final … Continue reading
Ballinode ICA We have a number of events to look forward to in the next week which includes a Study Trip to South Armagh 9th June a Network Walk on the 11th June but most of all our end of … Continue reading
With the good weather here now its a good time to get out and do some walking. The ramblers have their evening programme in action so come along and join us on one of our evening walks. This wed we … Continue reading
Tydavnet is bathed in sunshine as the Grand Prix cycle races take place organised by Emyvale Cycling Club. Senior race starts at 2pm and an exciting finish is expected beside the chapel, now that a car parked on the finish … Continue reading
Congratulations to Cathy Boylan, Ballinode who has recently exhibited her range of stitched crafts and textiles to the public. Cathy had a wonderful array of knitted and sewn homecrafts, aprons, tea cosies, scarves, cushions and the most beautiful wall hangings and … Continue reading
Tydavnet Tidy Towns are looking for VOLUNTEERS to help committee members to complete the village workplan in anticipation of the adjudication process for the National tidy towns competition. We are asking for volunteers to meet with us on Tuesday 5th June at … Continue reading
Allison Nc Giolla Bríde/Mc Bride, Quiglough, Ballinode from rang 6 in Gaelscoil Ultain won the Co Monaghan Spelling Bee title and will now represent Monaghan in the Provincial finals, hosted by Ryan Tubridy in early June. Susceptible and unforeseeable were … Continue reading
Have a little “lolly” for Down Syndrome Ireland. Susan and Patricia’s annual ice cream party will be held in Ballinode Hall Sunday 27th May next from 12 noon to 6 pm. Funds raised will be used for speech therapy nationwide for … Continue reading
Congratulations to Terry Cavanagh, an independent game developer from Tullyvogey, Tydavnet, on the release of his game VVVVVV on Nintendo 3DS.
Click here to view his game on the Nintendo website or here to find out more about Terry and his … Continue reading
Due to the success of last years Poster Competition, the Show Committee have decided to run with another special competition for Primary School children from 4th to 6th class.
Children are asked to design a poster depicting the 61st Tydavnet show
The … Continue reading
Hollywood development committee AGM, will be held in Tydavnet community centre, on Tuesday the 29th of May 2012 @ 8.30pm. Hollywood is a great FREE resource in our community with childrens’ play area, nature walks, swimming, leisure, and fishing facilities and it was … Continue reading
History will be made in Tydavnet next Sunday when Emyvale Cycling Club holds its annual Grand Prix Road Cycling Races on the roads around Tydavnet Parish. Cyclists from all over Ireland will be taking part, and it’s the first time … Continue reading
Tickets are now on sale for the annual draw which will take place on Saturday 23rd June in Maggie’s Bar. Tickets €5 of a book of 5 for €20. 1st prize €1,000; 2nd €500 sponsored by A&B insurance; 3rd €300 … Continue reading
It is with a profound sense of disbelief and loss that we record the passing of Emma McCarron (aged 10) of 5 Cloverhill, Monaghan. Emma’s illness diary began in November 2008, when aged 7 she was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma – … Continue reading
Keep free Sunday 10th June for a charity drive in aid of Monaghan MS society and Drumkill Day centre. The drive will leave Tydavnet, head for Monaghan, stopping later in Threemilehouse for refreshments, and travelling back via Scotstown to Tydavnet … Continue reading
Tydavnet based martial arts instructor Master Suresh Nar, Tonyclea, will be leading the European team to participate in the 9th [IMA] International Martial Arts [Tang soo do] World Championships due to be held in New Jersey, USA on this Saturday … Continue reading
The long awaited children’s playground and sports court upgrades are due to commence this week, great news. Thanks to Monaghan county Council for the positive response to a recent request from Ballinode tidy towns regarding a “blackspot” in last year’s … Continue reading
Martin MacKenna, Telayden, Milltown will host a coffee day in memory of his beloved wife Pauline, at his home on Saturday 19th May from 10 am to 4 pm. Proceeds in aid of cancer treatment support. Everyone welcome.
Best wishes to Sylvia Csongradi, Killygrallen, Ballinode (from Hungary) a very delightful, hardworking and popular person in our community who has been hospitalised during the week. Thankfully Sylvia appears to be on the mend, and will be out and about … Continue reading
Congratulations to the following pupils of St. Dympna’s N.S. who were among the winners of the Monaghan Branch Library Easter competitions.
Easter Bonnet Competition: Grace Kelly and Tarah Sherlock.
Easter Egg Colouring Competition: Eimear Treanor.
Easter Colouring Page Competition: Orla Brady.
Well done to the pupils of St. Dympna’s N.S. who participated in the ‘Yours Sincerely…’ Write a Letter competition -making sure letter writing doesn’t become a thing of the past.
Merit winners were Grace O’Malley, Grace Kelly, Eimear Treanor, Tarah Sherlock and … Continue reading
Training this Thursday U12’s from 4.30 until 6.00pm, U10’s from 5.30 until 6.30pm. The final day of the winter seasons is on this Friday from 7.00pm in Gortakeegan. Hope to see you all there.
U8’s and U10’s training finally got started … Continue reading
Results of last Sunday night’s draw, Jackpot €5,900, numbers drawn 1,8,9,13, no winner. Sellers prize Amanda McKenna. Lucky dip winners: Helen and Barry c/o Moyna’s Bar; Gene McCague, Killymarron, Ballinode; Sean McKenna, Carrowhatta, Scotstown; Finlay Foy, Sheskin, Scotstown; Callum and … Continue reading
An Irish Traditional Variety Night will be held on Friday 8th June at 8.30 pm. in Sliabh Beagh Hotel, Knockatallon, featuring the fantastic Rula Bula and it’s in aid of the Monaghan Alzheimer’s Society. Tickets are in circulation and priced … Continue reading