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Local history in “focus” – successful photo night with Tydavnet Historical Society

It was “full house” in Ballinode Church Hall on Wednesday 20th February 2019 for “Tydavnet Parish through a lens” – a night of reminiscence using over 150 images of people, places, life, work and pastimes. Photos connect us with our past and show us our heritage in visual terms. Every picture represents a story. The photos featured all areas […]

Monaghan U3a update Tuesday 19th February 2019

U3A news Monthly Talk: This month’s talk is on Friday 22nd February at 11.am in the soccer club, Gortakeegan. The speaker is Mark Clifford of O’Hanrahan’s travel. Come along to learn about all the lovely places you can visit. Tea/coffee available.  Annual Party: Our annual party will be held in Rossmore golf club on Friday […]

“No major modifications” to Ballinode Road/Clones Road junction

Cllr Paudge Connolly has been highlighting the issues around the R186 Scotstown Road/N54 Clones Road junction on the outskirts of Monaghan town for some time as there were significant complaints from road users. The junction was redesigned by Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII), (not Monaghan County Council) to improve safety for motorists and pedestrians, and saw the […]

Tydavnet Community Games gymnastics final on Tuesday 19th February 2019

Good luck to all the participants representing Tydavnet Area in the  Area Gymnastics Final on Tuesday 19th February at Border Bounce Gymnastics Club. Fixtures for Indoor Soccer & Basketball Girls & Boys teams will be announced shortly. 

Old photos the “focus” of Tydavnet Historical Society on Wednesday 20th February 2019

“Tydavnet Through a Lens” is the title of a very exciting event organised by Tydavnet Historical Society in Ballinode Church Hall at 8pm on Wednesday 20th February 2019. The night will be all about photos, and already there are lots and lots of old images of places, people, and interesting tales around the parish and […]

Michaela Camp registration opens on 4th March 2019

Registration for Michaela Campettes opens on Monday 4th March 2019, so don’t miss your chance to have a fantastic week’s fun in Clones from 15th to 19th July 2019.  Click on the link to see all the fun of Camp Week….. https://vimeo.com/317992461  

Tydavnet School enrolment 2019 dates announced

The late Una Sherry, Ballinode

The death has taken place of Una Sherry, Main St., Ballinode, on Friday 15th February 2019, peacefully in Drumbear Lodge Nursing Home, Monaghan, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her dear father Johnny Sherry, sadly missed by her Mum Jane, her brother Sean (Ballinode), and her sisters Maria (Smyth, Greenan’s Cross), Kathleen (Smith, Cremartin), AnnMarie (Sewell, Threemilehouse), […]

The late Norman Graham, Graffagh, Smithboro

The death has taken place of Norman Graham, Graffagh, Smithboro, on Thursday 14th February 2019, peacefully at Mullinahinch Nursing Home. Norman will be sadly missed by his niece Joan (Stirrat), nephew James and his wife Roberta and all the family circle.  Resting at his home from 7pm on Thursday 14th and from 2pm on Friday 15th February. Funeral […]

Millennium Club and St. Valentine’s Day – the perfect “match”

A lovely day was had on 13th February 2019 at the Valentines Party at the Millennium Club in Tydavnet Community Centre. Our members enjoyed  a lovely dinner,  dessert as a treat, an afternoon of dancing and a raffle and tea and biscuits. Our club runs Wednesdays from 1-4pm, why not come and join us! Bus from Monaghan town and a […]

The late David Gillanders, Aghabog; local family bereaved

The death has taken place of David Gillanders, Corleck, Aghabog, Co Monaghan on Tuesday 12th February 2019, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his sister Mary (Mc Mahon). Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife Margaret, daughters Kathleen, Veronica (Donaghy) and Dolores, son Declan, grandchildren Ian, Chloe, Emma, Rachael, Darren, […]

Cake sale and beard shave in Tydavnet Community Centre on Sat 30th March 2019

A charity tea and cake sale will take place in Tydavnet Community Centre on Saturday 30th March from 12 noon to 4pm. George Dunn is willing to have his long hair and beard shaved on the day, and all money is going to Motor Neurone Disease association.  His sister in law got diagnosed with this […]

Monaghan U3A update Tuesday 12th February 2019

Annual Party: Our annual party will be held in Rossmore golf club on Friday 1st March. Come along for an evening of good food, music and chat and all for 12 euro. Food will be served at 7.30pm Trip to the Dail: While the trip to the Dail is full, we have added in a […]

Tydavnet Community Games – art, handwriting and model-making results 2019

Congratulations to all the 2019 winners listed below in this years Art, Handwriting & Model-Making Tydavnet Area Competitions. ART Age U/8     U/10       U/12       U/14 Boys 1.       Mark Treanor     1.       John Mullen       1.       Ryan Robb 2.       Josh Brennan         Girls 1.       Catherine Meehan 2.       Cayla McGinnity   […]

Tydavnet’s Terry gets International Gaming Award nomination

Best wishes to Tydavnet’s Terry Cavanagh whose game “Dicey Dungeons” has been nominated for the international Independent Games Festival in San Francisco on 20th March. His game has been nominated for “Excellence in Design” and already it has been translated into various languages including Irish. Terry has had considerable success at this competition with other […]

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