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Reopening event at Cornagilta School Heritage Centre on Sunday 7th August 2022

Another fantastic day at Cornagilta School Heritage Centre. Thanks to everyone who came along, to the Monaghan Rose Rachel Woods, to JimJoe McCarra who transported her to Cornagilta in his fantastic vintage car, to Sonia Hackett for the delightful music, Edel for catering, and everyone who gave donations to the school upgrades. On Tuesday 16th […]

Cornagilta School heritage centre hosts a number of Heritage Week events

To mark Heritage Week 2022, Cornagilta School Heritage Centre will be open on Monday 15th August until Friday 19th August each day from 10 .30 am until 12.30pm, Paudge will be there to show you around and make you a cup of tea each day. On Tuesday 16th August at 8.30pm, there will be a […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns mourns loss of committee member Jim Balfe

It was with deep sadness and shock that we, Tydavnet Tidy Towns group, learned of the sudden death last week of our fellow committee member, Jim Balfe. Jim was a loyal and devoted member of Tydavnet Tidy Towns, always ready to give generously of his time and expertise to enhance the work of the organisation. His […]

Tydavnet Community Centre acknowledges receipt of recent grant funding

Once again this year the committee of Tydavnet Village Community Centre gratefully acknowledges the support from Monaghan Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) and Monaghan Co. Council through the Community Activities Fund. This year the Centre availed of funding to purchase a Hot Electric Cupboard with a Bain Marie Top. This piece of equipment will be […]

Comhaltas youth seisiun in Scotstown on Saturday 13th August

Scotstown Comhaltas summer seisiun of traditional music, song, story, and dance in Scotstown Complex on Saturday 13th August at 7pm. Everyone welcome. Karla Clerkin will be helping with the session —here are some tunes she will be playing ….get practising the ones that you know —- Polkas Maggie in the Woods Kerry Polka Britches Full of […]

Community Tug Of War competitions at Tydavnet Show 2022

6 a side community tug of war events at Tydavnet Show on Saturday 20th August 2022 at 3pm. No experience required, gather your team and register via the Killylough Tug of War Facebook page. All welcome. The Killylough pullers will be heading to Swansea, Wales to compete in the British and Irish tug of war […]

Temporary closure of local roads from 22nd August 2022

Monaghan Co Co gives notice of temporary closing of roads between Monday 22nd August and Friday 2nd September to facilitate road resurfacing works. Roads closed include the LS 5171 in the townlands of Ardnasalem, Edenmore, Drumdart, Drumcoo(woods), Drumlish, and Aghaclogha. Signposting will be in place, please allow extra time for your journey, and use alternative […]

Open Day at Cornagilta School Heritage Centre on Sunday 7th August 2022

A reopening event will take place at Cornagilta School on Sunday 7th August at 3pm to showcase the recent upgrades at the school; our Monaghan Rose Rachel Woods will be in attendance. Light refreshments will be served, and everyone is welcome. On Tuesday 16th August at 8.30pm, there will be a Drumlin Yarnspinners storytelling night […]

The late James (Jim) Balfe, Tydavnet; and formerly Blessington, Co Wicklow

The death has occurred of Jim Balfe, (ex An Garda Siochána), Mullantimore, Tydavnet, Co. Monaghan, H18 CP27 and formerly Blessington, Co. Wicklow on Tuesday, 2nd August, suddenly, at the Mater Private Hospital, Dublin. Pre-deceased by his father Walter, mother Kath, sisters Margie, Bridie and Angela. Jim will be lovingly remembered by his wife Anne, children Deirdre, […]

Killylough Cycling charity sportive on Sunday 14th August 2022

Killylough Cycling Club will be hosting their Annual Charity Sportive for Tydavnet Faith & Light on Sunday the 14th of August 2022 with a 50km and a 100km route. Assembly will commence in Tydavnet Community Centre from 8:30am onwards with the 100km group departing at 9:15am sharp and the 50km group following moments later. Registration […]

The late Mary (James Pat) McKenna, Smothan, Carrickroe

The death has occurred of Mary McKenna (James Pat) (nee Bennett, Tonyclea), Smothan, Carrickroe, Co. Monaghan, H18 CK85, on Tuesday 2nd August, peacefully, at home, surrounded by her loving family in her 98th year. Pre-deceased by her husband John, parents Michael and Cassie, son Mac, daughter in law Patricia, grandson Gary, great-grandson Jack, brother Mick […]

The late Eugene (Genie) “Leo” McCarron, Chicago, USA; formerly Clarna, Tydavnet

The death has taken place in Park Ridge, Illinios, Chicago, USA, of Eugene (Genie) McCarron, on Monday 25th July 2022, in his 78th year. Eugene passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his family and loved ones. Beloved husband of Kitty (nee Breen); loving father of James Leo, Jennifer, and Joseph (Kaite); cherished grandad of […]

The late Betty McKenna, Tullyvogey, Tydavnet

The death has occurred of Elizabeth (Betty) McKenna (née Finlay), Tullyvogey, Tydavnet, on Monday 25th July, peacefully in her 93rd year surrounded by her loving family at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda. Predeceased by her loving husband John, brothers Pat-Joe and Arthur. Much loved and supportive mother to Gabriel, Gerry,  Ann, Carmel, Mary, and Kevin. Elizabeth will […]

Property marking event at Moybridge on Saturday 16th July 2022

A property marking event will take place at McAnenly Service Station carpark, Moybridge, Emyvale, on Saturday 16th July 2022 between 12 noon and 4pm. This Monaghan Community Engagement Unit event is in conjunction with the IFA, Agri Kids, Ulster Farmers Union, and the PSNI, and it is for anyone who resides in close proximity to […]

The late PJ Kettle, Rafeenan, Ballinode

The death has occurred of PJ Kettle, Rafeenan, Ballinode, Co. Monaghan on Friday 15th July peacefully at Cavan General Hospital following a sudden and short illness. Pre-deceased by his beloved wife Margaret and brother Bennie. PJ will be sadly missed by his heartbroken children, Dermot, Geraldine and Martin, brother Sean, sisters in law, brothers in law, […]

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