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Tydavnet Community Games – the passion and the success is back!

Like many other sporting events, participation in Tydavnet Community Games has been on the wane over the last few years, but in 2018 it’s great to report Tydavnet Community Games is definitely back with a bang, and at the top of their game. The end of season presentation evening took place in Scotstown Complex on […]

Important meeting of Killylough FC on Monday 2nd July

An important meeting of parents of Killylough FC players will take  place in Tydavnet Community Centre on Monday 2nd July at 8.30pm. The club is still seeking volunteers for many coaching and background roles, so if you can help out, please attend the meeting. All welcome.

One Step at a Time has a walk for everyone – what’s your slot?

Get Tydavnet Parish moving together! One Step at a TIme walking group is up and “running”. Come on out everyone – there’s a time slot to suit you… and if there’s not we can create one! Meet Monday to Friday at Kilmore GAA track at 8.30pm, with “Margaret the Motivator” Get Up with the Lark” at […]

Sheila wins national ICA reporting award for her “Pearl of Wisdom”

Congratulations to Ballinode ICA member Sheila McCarron Murray who came third in the national ICA Reporting competition. Sheila had to report on a recent or past significant event in or local area and she chose the Pearl of Wisdom campaign. Minister Heather Humphreys TD met representatives from Cervical Check Ireland and was alarmed to discover that […]

The late Kathleen (Brady) Smith, Derrylea, Scotstown

The death has occurred of Kathleen (Brady) Smith, Derrylea, Scotstown, Monaghan and late of Belcoo, Fermanagh on Wednesday 13th June 2018, at the Altnagelvin Area Hospital, Derry, surrounded by her loving family. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Barry, sisters, brother, and extended family. Reposing at her residence. Remains leaving her residence on Saturday morning, 16th June […]

The late Maureen Brady, Cornagilta – local family bereaved

The death has been announced of Mrs Maureen Brady, Cornagilta, Tydavnet on Thursday 14th June 2018, in her 89th year. Sadly missed by her daughter Olga (Maguire, Glaslough) and Sadie (Smith, Ballinode), sons Jimmy, Fergal and Patsy (Cornagilta), daughters-in-law Teresa and Evelyn, son-in-law Michael, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, extended family and a large circle of friends. Reposing at the […]

Summer Camp for children in Sliabh Beagh

Knockatallon Community Development presents The Sliabh Beagh Summer Camp from 9th to 13th July, for primary aged children. Session 1 – 9am to 1pm – limited spaces left Session 2 – 2pm to 6pm Activities include: Drama, Art, Sports, Trampolining, Gymnastics, and a Day out the Sliabh Beagh mountain. Contact Patricia on 083 0481996 as […]

Minister Humphreys to provide keynote address at Consultation Report launch

The National Collective of Community Based Women’s Networks (NCCWN)/Dochas For Women would like to invite you to our Launch and  Information Evening on Monday 25th June in St Joseph’s Pastoral Centre, Broad Road, Monaghan from 7pm to 8.30pm. Join us launch our Consultation Report with Keynote speaker Minister Heather Humphreys. There will also be information stands on […]

Hollywood Development Association seeks student for summer work

Hollywood Development Association, Scotstown, requires a student for part time summer work. Roles to include litter picking, lawnmowing, painting etc. Must be able to work on their own initiative, and have regard for safety of themselves and others at all times. Swimming and lifeguarding skills an advantage. Please email your details to: developmenthollywood@gmail.com

Local competitors head to National Special Olympic Games 2018

Best wishes to a number of local competitors who headed off to compete in the national Special Olympics competition from Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th June 2018. The opening ceremony will take place in Tallaght Stadium at 7pm on Thursday 14th. The Ulster team includes Eamonn Brummitt from Ballinode who will participate in football; and […]

Emy Lough fly fishing competition on Sunday 24th June 2018

The next fly fishing competition on Emy Lake will take place on  Sunday 24th June . 1st Prize – The Pat Owen Memorial Cup . Fishing will be from 2-6pm and BBQ afterwards at the Jetty . We would appreciate your support. There will also be a lovely prize for best junior angler on the day (i.e. […]

The late Seamie Bell – local families bereaved

The death has taken place of Seamus Bell, late of Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan, and formerly of Keady, Co Armagh on 2nd June 2018 at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda. Beloved partner of Edel, and loving father of Ava, Cara, and Raphael. Cherished son of Mickey and Bridie, and dear brother of Micheal (Knockatallon), Mandy (Knockatallon) […]

Draft register of electors now being prepared by Monaghan County Council – are you “on the list”?

Monaghan County Council’s Authorised Field Officers will shortly be commencing calling at each residence in County Monaghan to ascertain the number of occupants in each house over the age of 18 who are entitled to vote. (All of the representatives will be carrying valid ID, don’t be afraid to ask for it). We would appreciate […]

The late Frank McCabe, Newbliss

The death has occurred of Francis (Frank) McCabe, Clones Road, Newbliss, and formerly of Annyervy, Ballinode, Co Monaghan, suddenly at his residence on Saturday 9th June 2018. Sadly missed by his loving mother Vera and step-father Fred, his sisters Patricia (Monaghan), Ann (Roslea), Veronica (Lisnaskea), Geraldine (Monaghan), Teresa (Monaghan), Ciara (Monaghan), brothers; Patrick (Monaghan), John (England), Finbar (Monaghan), brothers-in-law, […]

Tydavnet Show launched on 12th June 2018

Tydavnet Show 2018 was launched on Tuesday 12th June 2018 in Tydavnet Village Community Centre. As usual, it was a lovely community night out and this year the guest speaker was Monaghan native Mary Delaney. She is a daughter of Gerry Cumiskey, a main VW dealer from Broomfield in County Monaghan, and Mary previously worked in […]

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