Congratulations to David and Gladys McCoy from Selloo who scooped the NDC Pioneering in Dairy Award at the NDC and Kerrygold Milk Quality awards announced on Wednesday 2nd October 2019 at an event in Dublin. The awards recognise the highest standards of excellence in dairy farming. David and Gladys McCoy, who were nominated by Lakeland Dairies, […]
Congratulations to Aisling McQuillan and Mark Mullarkey who were married on Saturday 28th September 2019 in St.Dympna’s Church Tydavnet, Co.Monaghan, followed by a reception in the Hotel Kilmore, Cavan. We wish them every happiness for their future. Click on the link for photos by Lavery Professional Photographers, Emyvale. Posted by Lavery Photos & Video on Monday, 30 September […]
Ballinode Knit and Natter group has resumed in Ballinode Hall each Tuesday morning from 10am till 12 noon. If you enjoy a bit of knitting, crochet, or stitching, feel free to come along and join in. Cuppa, chat, and craic while you stitch! €2 per morning, everyone welcome.
Results of draw on Sunday 29th September: numbers drawn: 2, 4, 18, 21, no jackpot winner. Seller’s prize Julie McPhillips. Lucky dips: Jane and Niall Mulligan, Knockatallon; Conor O’Neill, Scotstown; Michael McKenna, Sheetrim; Catherine Meehan, Tullylone; Joseph McKenna, Knockatallon; Jerome McKenna, Tydavnet; Fergal Boylan, Scotstown; May Stirrat. School winners: Lucia McKenna and Odhran Mullen, Urbleshanny; […]
Elaine (O’Hart) Tate, a mum of 3 young children, is a teacher in St Mary’s Glaslough, and has bravely fought cancer for over 5 years. Unfortunately due to side effects from one of her cancer medications, she has been left paralysed from the waist down. Her condition is irreversible. A charity fundraising football match between […]
A night of cookery demonstrations with Chef Shane Smith will take place on Wednesday 27th November 2019 at 8pm in the Hillgrove Hotel. Hosted by Edenmore National School and Le Chéile Autism class to raise funds for the school extension. Chef Shane is a renowned chef from Cavan, and has appeared on TV3 and RTE’s […]
Tydavnet Faith and Light first Fiesta for the new season is on Sunday 6th October. Mass will be celebrated by Fr. Joyce at an earlier time of 3pm sharp, so those who are preparing Mass please come to the community centre for 2:30pm. Looking forward to seeing you there.
Walk: The Walk on Wednesday 2nd October is to Lough Muckno. Meet at Cathedral Car Park at 10.00 a.m. or Park Gates at 10.30 a.m. Walk on Wednesday 9th October is to Seaghan Dam, near Ballymacnab, Co Armagh. Meet at The Cathedral Car Park at 10.00 a.m. All members welcome. Monthly Talk: A sincere thank you to […]
The scouring or flushing out of all distribution pipelines of Tydavnet Water Scheme will commence on Monday 7th October 2019, and will continue until approximately Monday 21st October 2019, until all lines are thoroughly flushed out. Customers on the scheme are advised NOT to use automatic washing machines during the scouring operation due to some colouration from possible sedimentation in […]
Brian Hughes, the former pharmacist in Scotstown pharmacy, and his lovely family have donated a defibrillator to Scotstown village and wider community. The defibrillator is located at the front door of McMahon’s Centra beside the Post Box, Eircode H18 TP21. Please take a moment to record this information for yourself and others. In the event […]
Ballinode Tidy Towns group gained 4 points in the national competition, the results were announced in The Helix, Dublin on Monday 30th September 2019. The group is now on 304 points, just 4 ahead of Tydavnet. Judging was completed on Wednesday 26th June 2019. As usual there were a lot of positives, and plenty of […]
Scotstown Tidy Towns group is very happy to have earned 5 additional marks in the national Tidy Towns competition, the village was judged on Thursday 27th June. Congratulations to Glaslough who were finally rewarded with the county and regional award, as well as the overall national prize of Ireland’s tidiest town. The full report can […]
Tidy Towns enthusiasts are delighted that Glaslough village has scooped the National Tidy Towns award, 41 years after they won it for the first time in 1978. They also won the county, and regional top spots, as well as a gold medal. Tydavnet village gained 5 points on last years results, read the adjudicator’s report […]
St Dympna’s Church, Tydavnet, is seeking new people (male and female) of all ages to join the chapel choir. There are limitless excuses for not joining, but have you ever thought of the many reasons to join? It’a a chance to volunteer and use your talents in your parish; you’ll get a chance to sing as part of a group, or […]
The death has taken place of Elizabeth (Lily) Conlan (nee Prunty, Scotstown), Main Street, Ballybay, on Saturday 28th September 2019, peacefully in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda, surrounded by her loving family. Relict of the late John Francis Conlan, TD, and dear Mum of Sean and Marie Therese. Sadly missed by her family, her […]