Some of Ireland’s most talented young artists travelled to the Central Bank, Dublin, on Tuesday, 22 May to attend a prize-giving ceremony for the winners of it’s Schools Art Competition to design a coin to commemorate the Central Bank’s 75th anniversary. Over 500 entries were received in four separate categories across primary and post-primary schools. The national and […]
Róisin Sheridan, a well known senior musician with the Éamonn ÓMuiri CCÉ has been appointed head camp coordinator for the Clones Michaela Foundation Summer Camp for Girls this summer, from the 16th-20th July. The club is currently recruiting both volunteers for camp and campettes to attend camp. Volunteering positions are available in the fun, faith, fashion, […]
Tydavnet Tidy Towns group is currently distributing issue 2 of the Tydavnet village off street car park appeal. The plan is to distribute the leaflets together with donation envelopes in the three churches and in shops, pubs, and retail outlets. Anyone who wants to contribute can put the envelope in the Sunday collection or give it to any member […]
A charity tractor run in aid of Mellon Educate will take place from Emyvale on Sunday 27th May 2018. Registration from 1pm, the run starts at 2pm. All sizes of tractors welcome. Assemble at Francie Landers yard, everyone welcome. Music and social afterwards, your support is appreciated.
Catherine O’Donoghue from Tirnaskea, Tydavnet, and her sisters Theresa Rice (Mullinahinch) and Mary Duffy (Ballybay) are undertaking the VHI Women’s Dublin mini-marathon on Sunday 3rd June 2018. They are hoping to raise money for the Irish Kidney Association in memory of their late mother Mrs Treanor, from St Dympna’s Terrace in Scotstown. They welcome any donations, please, for a […]
Monaghan County Council heritage office have organised a butterfly ID and monitoring workshop for this Saturday 26th of May 2018 as part of Biodiversity Week. The workshop run by the National Biodiversity Data Centre is free and involves an indoor session in the Market House in Monaghan, starting at 10.30am followed by an outdoor session in Knockatallon/Sliabh Beagh […]
Tanagh Outdoor Education & Training Centre are now taking bookings for their Outdoor Adventure Summer Camps, Summer Forest Schools, Adults Learn to Kayak sessions and Heritage canoe paddle. Contact Philomena on 049 5552988 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details on dates & cost. Book early to avoid disappointment. They are also taking names for those interested in the Outdoor Activity […]
Mass of Remembrance: As part of the Hooley in the Heather 2018, a Mass of Remembrance will take place in St. Joseph’s Church Knockatallon on Thursday the 7th June 2018 at 8.00pm. Remembrance candles can be purchased for deceased relatives/friends from Mary Connolly (047 89230) and will be placed around the alter at this Mass.
Best of luck to the representatives of Tydavnet Community Games who will be participating in the national finals in Limerick next weekend. Among the group are Harry Murphy, Tom Forde, Lara Corrigan, Rhys Roddy, Leah Keenan, Kate McKenna, Shannon Boylan, Lillie Mae Beeton, Holly Mullen, and Annie, Ava and Cassie McGinnity. We wish them a safe […]
U14 Girls Gaelic Team play their last game in County fixture against Monaghan on Monday 21st May 7pm in Scotstown Football Field. U12 Girls Gaelic Team to play Monaghan next week Details TBC. U12 Boys Outdoor Soccer Team – RESCHEDULED date of game against Clontibret will now be played on Monday 21st May 7pm in […]
Clogher diocese One-Day Retreat on Lough Derg on Saturday 26th May, led by Mgr Joseph McGuinness with special guest, Papal Nuncio to Ireland, His Excellency, Archbishop Jude Thaddeus Okolo. Boats for arrival from 9.15am until 10.00am. Departure 4.30pm. The One Day Retreat offers a shorter retreat experience where shoes remain on and lunch is served. […]
The William Carleton Society are pleased to announce that they are sponsoring a number of prizes as part of the centenary Clogher Valley Show on Wednesday 25th July in Augher. The full schedule for the show will be issued shortly. The Carleton Classes will be judged by Mr Jack Johnston, President of the William Carleton Society. Class xxx […]
The Ned Run 2018, in memory of former Gaels, will take place at Scotstown Complex on Friday 3rd August 2018. As always, there will be the 5 mile charity Run/walk starting and finishing from the Scotstown GAA grounds, as well as music, entertainment, recreational football finals and a BBQ. We look forward to seeing you all for another […]
Trip to the Cavan Burren: We have organised a day trip to the Cavan Burren and the Organic centre in Rossinver, Co Leitrim, on Tuesday May 22nd. Anyone interested can text 0833244455 leaving your details and mark it “Burren”. With an opportunity for a nice walk in the historic Cavan Burren, a tour of the […]
The car park fundraising is creeping up nicely – €43,585 is already donated, and there are still a few envelopes outstanding. If anyone would like to contribute, but has not received an envelope, please contact any member of Tydavnet Tidy Towns committee. There is also an online “Go Fund Me” page, https://www.gofundme.com/tydavnet-off-street-car-park, all donations are much appreciated. […]