A new sculpture, part of the Sliabh Beagh Masterplan, has been installed at the picnic area near the Penal Cross on Bragan Mountain. The beautiful depiction of folklore legend Bith is set on a plinth of local stone, and was created by Gordon Muir from Edinburgh. Bith is said to have been buried in Carnmore, midway between […]
The death has taken place of Noeleen Connolly, Dublin and late of Drummons, Scotstown on Friday 28th June 2019, peacefully in the exceptional care of Our Lady’s Hospice, Harolds Cross, Dublin surrounded by her loving family. Deeply regretted by her loving sisters Goretti, Maura and Brid, brothers in law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Reposing at the residence of […]
The annual charity open day at the Vintage and Heritage Museum, Ballinode, will take place on Sunday 14th July 2019, from 1pm to 6pm. It is a great opportunity to see the huge collection of heritage amassed by the late Vincie McAree. Music on the day, and refreshments served, come along with your family and […]
Many tributes have been pouring in following the sudden passing of Eamon McNally, Aghagally, Tydavnet on Monday 24th June. The sad news took everyone by surprise, and it’s a dreadful blow to his wife Caroline, his sons Paul, Richard, and Philip, his brothers Oliver, Cathal, Eugene, and Kevin, his sisters in law, brothers in law, […]
Monaghan Sports Partnership is in the process of planning their activity programme schedule for Autumn/Winter 2019/20. If you would like to be considered for an Active Adult (50+) activity programme, they welcome your expression of interest. Examples of activities undertaken by groups previously include: Aerobics Yoga Pilates Line Dancing Exercise to Music Strength and Flexibility […]
Clara Rose (daughter of renowned folk singer Liz Deery, formerly Tydavnet) is all set to entertain on the Acoustic Stage at Glastonbury with “Ladies in the Blues”, the show she’s currently in. “Ladies in the Blues” tells the story of the women of the blues through their songs and experiences. Audiences are treated to top […]
Sliabh Beagh Arts invites everyone to “Soaring High” arts trail – a celebration of Rural Community Arts on Saturday 6th July from 12 noon to 4pm at the Common Ground Farm, Coonian/Cooneen, Co Fermanagh. Follow the stunning Riverside walk to discover Plasma Works, Kites, Flower Fossils, Forest Faces, Whirligig Sculpture, Live Cellograff Murals, and Music. Admission […]
Local authorities must identify official bathing areas in their area every year so that they can be monitored for safety, water quality and their level of use. To help with this process, Monaghan County Council are asking people who swim at lakes and rivers in the County to tell them if they think they should […]
The Cathaoirleach of Monaghan County Council invites you to the launch of a new book Monaghan Wonderful Wetlands by Peter Foss and Shirley Clerkin on Tuesday 2nd July 2019 at 3pm in Ballybay Wetlands Centre. Everyone welcome.
The death has been announced of Eamon McNally, Aghagally, Tydavnet, on Monday 24th June 2019, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Sadly missed by his wife Caroline, sons Paul, Richard, and Philip, his brothers Oliver, Cathal, Eugene, and Kevin, his sisters in law, brothers in law, nieces, nephews, and a wide circle of extended family, friends, […]
The Committee would like to congratulate and give praise to the Tydavnet girls under 12 Gaelic Football team for their sportsmanship and playing skills, winning against Gaoth Dobhair (Donegal) to qualify in final and play an hour later against Cavan (who had won a bye to the final). Tydavnet put up a great performance in their […]
Damien and Adrian Larkin from Brandrum, are doing the Dublin Marathon 2019 in memory of their late father Noel Larkin (of Larkin’s Garage) who passed away on 14th July 2018. Their goal is to raise money for the Cavan/Monaghan Palliative care unit which assists cancer sufferers and their families, and which provided wonderful care to […]
Due to a sudden bereavement in the Tydavnet community on Monday 24th June 2019, the planned AGM of the Tydavnet Geel twinning committee scheduled for Wednesday 26th June has been postponed as a mark of respect. We extend our sympathy to the family at this difficult time.
Results of last Sunday’s draw: numbers drawn 13, 14, 15, 21, no jackpot winner. Seller’s prize Felix Gunn, c/o McCague’s Bar. Lucky dips: Abigail Sherry, Drumdesco; Ali Stirrat, Scotstown; Shane Caulfield, Drumscor; Ann Meehan, Mullinahinchago; Niall McCague, Tullycroman; Gerard Rhatigan, Tullylone; Joseph McKenna, Barratitoppy; Paddy Toal, Smithboro. Lucky dips: Darragh O’Malley, Tydavnet; Caitriona McKenna-Cleary, Knockatallon, […]
Monaghan Rugby Club Summer Camp 2019 runs from Monday 29th July until Friday 2rd August from 10.00 until 13.00 each day. For all beginner and experienced boys and girls between the ages of 6 and 12 years old. (includes all U12 players from 2018-19 rugby season). All participants registered online through Eventbrite before 22nd July […]