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Sharing our past – busy times at Tydavnet Historical Society

Tydavnet Historical Society has been very busy lately. Following their very successful old photo night in Ballinode, Marie McKenna was invited to Brookeborough to deliver a talk on ringforts which was very well received. Marie was also asked by Cooneen/Coonian Ramblers to deliver a talk about the Penal Cross on Bragan on Sunday 3rd March […]

Retirement good wishes to Fr Brendan McCague

Best wishes to Scotstown native Fr Brendan McCague from the Parish of Corduff who has announced his retirement from active ministry this week. Fr Brendan has given almost 46 years of service in different parts of the diocese and in various roles. He was ordained a priest in 1973 and was subsequently a member of […]

Spring Clean 2019 on Saturday 30th March 2019

The annual spring clean up of Tydavnet parish and surrounds will take place on the week ending 30/3/2019 and the skip will be at Tydavnet Community Centre on Saturday 30th. Tydavnet, Scotstown, and Ballinode Tidy Towns will be assisting with the clean-up. Please play your part in this important initiative, and get the area litter […]

ALDI Ireland gets permission for store in Monaghan town

Monaghan County Council has granted permission to Aldi Ireland to construct a single storey discount foodstore (to include off license use) with a gross floor area of 2,814 sq m (net retail area 1,254 sq m.) at the junction of Macartan Road (n54) and the R162 (Glen Road), in Monaghan Town. The previously granted full planning permission […]

The late Mina Wright, Bangor, Co Down, and late of Ballinode, Monaghan

The death has taken place of Wilhelmina ( Mina) Wright, Bangor Co. Down and formerly of (Wright’s Mill) Ballinode, Co. Monaghan on Saturday March 2nd, peacefully at the home of her daughter Jennifer in Cornwall, England. Sadly missed by her loving daughters Sheila, Jennifer and Grace, sons-in-law John, David and Ian, grandchildren, great grandchildren, relatives and friends. Safe in […]

Coffee Day at National Learning Network on Wednesday 20th March 2019

The National Learning Network, The Diamond Building, Monaghan is hosting a Coffee Morning on Wednesday 20th March from 11am to 1pm. Find out what courses we have available, come along and join us for a cuppa and a chat. For all information contact 047-83671 or www.monaghan@nln.ie

Aughnashalvey GWS AGM on Tuesday 19th March 2019

Aughnashalvey Group Water Supply Society Ltd will be holding their AGM on Tuesday 19th March 2019 at 8.30 pm in the Sliabh Beagh Hotel. All members are invited to attend.

Line dancing continues in Tydavnet on Tuesday nights

Line Dancing continues in Tydavnet Village Community Centre at 7.30pm, starting on Tuesday 19th March 2019, for 4 weeks. Everyone welcome.

The late Billy Pollock, Monaghan; local families bereaved

The death has occurred of Billy Pollock , The Bungalow, Plantation, Monaghan Town, on Monday 11th March, 2019. Predeceased by his wife Ann, sister Mya and brother George. Sadly missed by his loving family, Lynda (Pollock-Mirdad) & Samir; Trevor & Kim (Castlecaulfield); Deborah (McCann) & Gary; David (Killygavna, Tydavnet) & Trisha, grandchildren, his sister Joyce (Dunn, Drumcoojackson, […]

Monaghan U3A update Monday 11th March 2019

Walks: The walk on Wednesday, March 13th   is on The Greenway. Meet at The Four Seasons Hotel Car Park at 10.30 a.m. The walk on Wednesday, March 20th is to Emy Lough. Meet at Emy Lough Car Park at  10.30 a.m. Trip to Flanders and the Somme: This is a trip we thought members might be […]

Tylotto results Sunday 10th March 2019

Results of last Sunday’s draw: Numbers drawn, 11, 15, 16, 18, no winner. Sellers prize, Clodagh McDermott, Acres, Knockatallon. Lucky dips: Dermot Kelly, Knocknalun; Bernadette Boylan, Derryarrit; Sinead McCormack, The Ferns; Luke, Mark and Bobby McGloin, Annyaulty; Jonathan McKenna, Smothan, Carrickroe; Emily Rose and Ella Beggan, Itereera; Declan Coney, Drumshevera; Caoimhe Cassidy, Scotstown. School winners: […]

The Clones Road junction (N55/R186) – no change required!

Cllr Paudge Connolly has been highlighting the issues around the R186 Scotstown Road/N54 Clones Road junction on the outskirts of Monaghan town for some time as there were significant complaints from road users. The junction was redesigned by Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII), (not Monaghan County Council) to improve safety for motorists and pedestrians, and saw the […]

New leader elected to Tydavnet Faith and Light

Congratulations to Mary Treanor from Mullinahinchago, Tydavnet, who was elected Leader of Tydavnet Faith and Light Community at the Fiesta last Sunday. The regional coordinator Patricia O’Connor was in attendance at the Fiesta. Mary has been a wonderful young helper over the years and has great affection and affinity for our special friends, she is […]

Kidney quiz proceeds presented in Scotstown

McCague’s Bar, Scotstown were delighted recently to be able to facilitate a table quiz to help raise funds for the Irish Kidney Association.  On Saturday 9th March 2019, Edel McCague presented Margaret McCague, of the Kidney Association with a cheque from the quiz night. Included in the photos are kidney donor and former GAA President Seán McCague, […]

Tydavnet’s project team take home Community Games gold!

On behalf of Tydavnet Area Committee we would like to send our congratulations to Shannon, Amy, Leah and Kate on winning their Gold Medals in the Project competition. They will represent the County at Nationals in University Limerick on Saturday 25th May. The girls appreciate all the support of local businesses and community in helping […]

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