It was the end of an era in Ballinode village on Saturday 20th October 2018 with the demolition of the former Ballinode Creamery to make way for a new community centre on the site. Ballinode Creamery has a long association with dairy farming in the area, and it was powered by a steam engine which […]
“The Priests” celebrate Twelve Days of Christmas in St. Macartan’s Cathedral, Monaghan on Friday 14th December 2018. Join internationally renowned singing sensations ‘The Priests’ as they come to the spectacular setting of Saint Macartan’s Cathedral for an evening of classical and seasonal music. Fathers Eugene and Martin O’Hagan and Father David Delargy, “The Priests” have been singing together since […]
The death has occurred of Maura Tuite (née Mc Cann), Deerpark, Ravensdale, Dundalk, Louth and late of Scotstown, Co Monaghan, peacefully in the Mater Private Hospital on Thursday 18th October, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her parents Bernard and Margaret and her sister Kitty Callaghan. Maura, beloved wife of Vincent, cherished mother of Anne, Margo, […]
Following on from the success of last year’s initiative, Bernie Sherry from the Health and Wellbeing committee of Scotstown GAA is inviting individuals and representatives of all community clubs and groups to the launch of “Make your Ceili” 2019 in Scotstown Complex on Tuesday 23rd of October at 8.30pm. C’mon everyone, with the clocks going […]
Life is more complicated for families who have a loved one with a disability. Monaghan Association of ‘Parents and Friends’ of Persons with an Intellectual Disability is hosting an important information meeting at Hillgrove Hotel Monaghan, on Tuesday 30th October 2018 at 8pm. Primary caretakers of a loved one with a disability routinely wonder who will care for, […]
Clogher diocese has announced that Confirmation will take place in St Joseph’s Knockatallon on Saturday 11th May 2019 at 11am. Confirmations ceremonies in adjoining parishes are as follows: Friday 17th May at 6pm pm Roslea – St Tierney’s, Roslea Sat 18 May 2019 at 11am Monaghan & Rackwallace- St Macartan’s Cathedral, Monaghan Sat 25th May 2019 11am Kilmore & Drumsnatt – St […]
Mass for Deceased members of the Tydavnet Millennium Club will be on Wednesday 7th November at 3pm in Tydavnet Community Centre. Lunch for the Millennium Club will be as normal at 1pm on that date. Everybody welcome.
The Hamill family, Gortmore, invite you to their annual tea day with Halloween Treats in the home of the late Sara and J P Hamill, Gortmore Smithborough (on the Scotstown to Smithborough road) on Saturday 27th October from 11am to 6pm. Proceeds to Monaghan Branch of the Alzheimers Society. Everyone welcome.
Looking for a fun night out? Emy and District Anglers will hold their annual Pub Quiz in the Scarna Inn on Friday October 26th starting at 8.30pm. Entry Fee is €40 per table of four and there are trophies for the winning team. Also on the night there will be refreshments, spot prizes and raffle. […]
Local farmers will find this free talk in the Hillgrove Hotel next Wednesday night (24th October 2018) of vital importance as we enter a post Brexit world which drastically changes how we operate. The president of the EU Commission will be there to speak alongside other noted agricultural speakers. Citizen’s Dialogue on The Future of Europe […]
Monaghan County Council gives notice to extend the road closure in the Municipal District of Ballybay-Clones from Friday 19th October to Friday 2nd November 2018 to facilitate the replacement of the existing culvert and all ancillary site works on the LS-6014-0 Kibberidog, Ballinode. Traffic wishing to proceed onto the LS-6014-0 will be diverted by remaining […]
Pictured below are images from the signing of the contract for the provision of a new off road car park in Tydavnet village with 80 parking spaces, 3 disabled driver spaces and a bus parking area. The company with the lowest viable tender was ACS Civils who are based in Omagh, Co Tyrone. The managing […]
Night Vigil at Melleray Grotto (near Cappoquin, in Waterford) on Saturday 24th November 2018. Bus leaving in front of Cathedral steps at 3.30p.m. Returning at 2p.m on Sunday 25th November. Booking essential with Mrs Esther McManus, tel: 047 72376. Melleray Grotto is a little grotto located one mile below the Cistercian Monastery of Mount Melleray in the Knockmealdown […]
Monthly Talk: Our October Monthly talk will be given by Sergeant Mick Duffy, newly appointed Crime Prevention Officer for Cavan/Monaghan. He will cover areas such as home security, personal security property, scams etc. October 26th is the date, in Gortakeegan at 11.00. Please note change of venue. Tea and coffee will be available. Poems and […]
Tanagh Outdoor Education and Training Centre is running a Night Paddle on the Dromore river on Friday 26th October 2018. Paddle starts at 6pm, suitable for adults over 17 years. Meet at Tanagh Outdoor Education Centre at 5.45pm for registration and Buoyancy aids. Paddlers must have a head torch with them on the water. Please wear warm suitable clothes. Refreshments […]