The death has been announced of Peter Fanning, Knockaturley, Monaghan on Monday 12th March 2018. Sadly missed by his wife Margaret, daughters Tara and Ciara, mother Bridie, brothers Mickey, Jim and Eamon, sisters Eileen and Ann (Murray, Gola, Scotstown), mother in law Eileen, brothers in law, sisters in law, uncles, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. R.I.P. Reposing at his residence […]
Monaghan U3A is once again hosting a Walking Festival; this year it is on Thursday 12th and Friday 13th April. The headquarters are once more in the Four Seasons hotel. Registration is on Thursday from 9.00am to 10.00 am. A bus will then take participants to Bragan (Sliabh Beagh) where the first of our walks […]
The National Learning Network currently has vacancies on two of CMETB funded programmes which provide QQI/FETAC certification and work experience in an area of your choice. The National Learning Network supports people who are experiencing a personal set back due to medical, mental health or disability issues, to return to work/further education. The courses are tailored to each […]
Best wishes to Tydavnet’s thespian Pat Deery who (apart from his stage commitments with the award winning “The Cowboys”) is currently filming in Belfast city centre for a new Chinese/NI film “Special Couple”. Pat plays the landlord in the production. The film is a joint venture between Northern Ireland Screen and a Chinese production […]
Congratulations to Paul McElroy from Ballinode from Monaghan’s Revenant Theatre Group who scooped the “Best Actor” award in the Confined Section of Castleblayney Drama Festival on Saturday 10th March 2018. The play, “The Cowboys” written by Peter Trant from Clones, is a darkly humorous tale of love, betrayal and revenge in Border Countr. The cast […]
The death has been announced of Eamon McKenna, Cappog, Ballinode, and formerly Knockballyroney, Scotstown on Saturday, March, 10th, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Dear brother of AnnaMay (Monaghan), Eileen (Roslea), Mackie (Kilmore East), and Paddy McKenna. Reposing at his residence in Cappog, Ballinode from 2pm on Sunday 11th March until removal on Tuesday morning, 13th March at half past […]
The death has taken place of Robert Birch, Corraghduff, Monaghan on Friday 9th March 2018. Sadly missed by his sisters Eva Magee (Aughnacloy), Adinah Maguire (Killyleagh, Co Down), brothers in law Donald and Winston, and the extended family circle. Resting at the home of his sister Eva Magee, 45 Caledon Road, Aughnacloy, Co. Tyrone, BT696HX, from […]
The AGM of Hollywood Development Association will take place on Tuesday 13th March 2018 in Tydavnet Community Centre at 8pm. Hollywood Lake is a very important amenity in the area, with social, recreational, archaeological, biodiversity, heritage, and tourism potential. New ideas and new volunteers always welcome. Come along and get involved. Everyone welcome.
Keep free Wednesday 4th April for the launch of Emyvale’s singer/songwriter, Edelle McMahon’s, new album, ‘Adventures in Narcissism’ in the Four Seasons Hotel, Monaghan. Starting out as a Sean-Nós performer as a child, over the course of two decades Edelle has repeatedly received province- and country-wide Irish traditional and folk awards. This launch night is one not […]
The new date to find out about Leader funding for the proposed Tydavnet village carpark is 14th March 2018. We would like to thank Tydavnet Dramatic Troupe who kickstarted the fundraising drive by giving €1,100, the proceeds of a recent performance of “Moll” to the off street car park project. We would like to thank them […]
Results of last Sunday’s Tylotto draw: Numbers drawn, 3, 12, 14, 21, no winner. Seller’s prize Kathleen McKenna, Drumscor. Lucky dips: Benny McMahon, K Sherry; Philip Kennedy; Paula Brennan; Tom Moyna; John and Elaine McGinnity; Mick McGovern; The McGonnells. Thanks for your continued support, and thanks to the volunteers who come out each week to […]
The rescheduled AGM of Tydavnet Show will take place in Urbleshanny Hall on Thursday 15th March at 8.30pm. It is hoped that everyone who has an interest in the Show will come along and plan for the 2018 event which will take place on the third Saturday of August. Everyone welcome.
St Dympna’s National School Parent’s Association is holding a fundraising cake sale in aid of Seamus Bell’s ongoing medical treatment which will take place in St Dympna’s School, Tydavnet, on Friday 16th March 2018 at 12 noon. Seamus was critically injured in an unprovoked “one-punch” attack in Carrickmacross on the day of his twin’s christening. He remains […]
Best wishes to Paddy and Caitriona Sherlock who represent County Monaghan GAA in the Ulster Semi-final of Scor in St Bride’s Hall, Derryvolgey, Belfast on Sunday 11th March. The Ulster final will be in Silverbridge on Saturday 25th March. The other counties involved are Antrim, Down, Derry and Fermanagh. We wish the Monaghan representatives the best of luck. The full list of […]
The annual Tydavnet Parish Spring clean will take place on Saturday 24th March. It is hoped to make a big community effort with Tydavnet, Ballinode, Scotstown, and Knockatallon tidy towns groups as well as householders in all areas doing their bit to spend an hour or two (any day that week) to litter pick the local roads. Skips will be provided […]