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Monaghan U3A – another busy few weeks ahead!

Walks: The walk on Wednesday, November 21st is in Dernasell West, near Knockatallon.  Meet at Maggie Charlie’s, Ballinode, at 10.00am or Knockatallon school at 10.30.The walk on Wednesday, November 28th is in the Benburb Eco trail.  Meet at the Four Seasons hotel at 10.00am. Film Club: The next Film Club night is Tuesday 27th November […]

Book signing by Colm McElwain on Saturday 1st December 2018

Young readers can start their Christmas shopping early with an autographed book during the upcoming book signing in Eason, Monaghan. You are warmly invited to the book signing of the super new children’s book “JAMES CLYDE AND THE TOMB OF SALVATION”  by Colm McElwain from Ballinode. The book signing will take place in Eason’s Book Shop, Flemings, Monaghan on […]

The late Peter McKenna, Drumbenagh, Tydavnet

The death has been announced of Peter McKenna, Drumbenagh, Tydavnet on Tuesday 20th November, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Predeceased by his wife Betty (d. July 2014). Sadly missed by his family, extended family circle and many friends. Reposing at the family home on Wednesday 21st November, from 4 o’clock until 8 o’clock. Removal on Thursday 22nd November at […]

Letter to Ballinode – important community meeting on Thursday 6th December in Ballinode Hall

A Chairde, As part of our commitment to helping communities take full advantage of the opportunities available to them to develop their area, Monaghan County Council is offering to put together a Community Plan for Ballinode. This Plan will identify the key issues in the community, as well as the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats facing it […]

SCT Traditional Irish Music Examinations closing date coming soon

It’s that time of year again… Entries are now open for the Comhaltas Scrúdu Ceol Tire Exams’ 2019 session. The closing date for 2019 examinations is 21st January 2019. No late entries can be accommodated, without exception. The exams will take place between 18th March and 10th June 2019 including weekends and the Easter Holidays. […]

The late “Millie” McDonald, Tydavnet and Ardaghey

The death has been announced of Mary (Millie) McDonald, Mullinarockin, Tydavnet village, and formerly of Ardaghey, Co Monaghan on Monday 19th November peacefully at the home of her niece Maura and Gerard Sherlock. Predeceased by her sister Patricia. Sadly missed by her brother Frank, sister in law Ethna, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives, neighbours, and […]

Scotstown’s Walking Football – we’re looking for reinforcements

Walking Football fun blitz in Clones Peace Link on 4th December. A small number of locals have been participating in Scotstown Complex for the past few weeks, and it’s a fun way to exercise. It’s open to all over 50s, male and female. Numbers in Scotstown have been small, and we’d like a few reinforcements […]

Tydavnet Community Games issues age guidelines for 2019 competitions

WELCOME TO OUR 2019 COMMUNITY GAMES Age Guidelines ​Under 16: Competitors born on or before 31 July 2003 are overage Under 15: Competitors born on or before 31 July 2004 are overage ​Under 14: Competitors born on or before 31 July 2005 are overage Under 13: Competitors born on or before 31 July 2006 are overage Under 12: Competitors born on […]

“O-magh”, get your sugar fix in Tydavnet before the Ulster club final (and you could win GAA tickets)

To prepare well and get your sugar fix before the Ulster Club final, St Dympnas NS Parents Association invites you to the annual Christmas tea morning on Sunday 2nd of December after Mass in the Community Centre from 10.30am to 11.30am. Why not grab  a cuppa & a few treats before the big the match on […]

The late Peter McGuigan, formerly Skeatra, Scotstown

The death has been announced of Peter McGuigan, Dr McKenna Terrace, Monaghan, and late of Skeatra, Knockatallon on Saturday 17th November at St Christopher’s Hospice, Cavan. Sadly missed by Majella and Damien, brother John, sisters Maggie (Corr) and Kathleen McKenna (Ross), nieces, nephew and relations. Remains reposing at McKenna’s Funeral Home, Park Street, Monaghan on Sunday […]

Ballinode Community Projects AGM on Thursday 29 Nov at 8pm

The AGM of Ballinode Community Projects will take place in Ballinode Hall on Thursday 29th November at 8pm. Please come along and get involved in lots of exciting activities and upgrades in the community. All welcome.

Local IFA branch AGMs on Wednesday 21st November

Tydavnet, Aughnashalvey and Knockatallon branches of the Irish Farmers Association are holding the Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 21st November in the Sliabh Beagh hotel, Knockatallon at 8.15pm sharp. Your local AGM is your chance to have your say on the issues that are affecting farming, so go along to your Branch meeting and get active in your Association. All members […]

Making a Will won’t kill you…..valuable presentation in Monaghan on Tuesday 20th November 2018

 ‘Making a will won’t kill you!’ This is the interesting title of a presentation that will take place in St. Patrick’s Church Hall on Tuesday 20th November at 7.30pm. Organised by the St. Patrick’s Ladies group, this will be a jargon free presentation by Anne O’Carroll BCL. There will be a Question and Answer session, […]

Walks, talks, making a will….and lots, lots more – it’s all happening at Monaghan U3A

Walks: The walk on Wednesday, November 14th is in Crocknagrally, an upland predominantly coniferous forest that lies between Brookeborough and Fivemiletown. Meet at Maggie Charlie’s, Ballinode, at 10.00am or Knockatallon school at 10.30.The walk on Wednesday, November 21st is in Dernasell West, near Knockatallon.  Meet at Maggie Charlie’s, Ballinode, at 10.00am or Knockatallon school at […]

Sliabh Beagh film “Sgt Collins RIC” wins “Elevation Indie Film Award”

The short film “Sgt Collins RIC”  has won The Spotlight Award (Short) at the Elevation Indie Film Awards 2018. The film is set in the Fivemiletown area in November 1920, the day after Bloody Sunday in Dublin. Tyrone County Inspector Jerimiah O’Callaghan has gone to meet the Monaghan County Inspector in Scotstown and is ambushed. He […]

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