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Tydavnet Tidy Towns prepares for national competition

Success in Tidy Towns doesn’t come easily, it takes a lot of money, time, but most of all hard work and attention to detail. Though the competition categories have changed immensely, Tydavnet Tidy Towns group has made significant progress over the last number of years. There is a great emphasis on biodiversity, sustainable waste management, recycling, […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns group invites your support for village clean up

Tydavnet tidy towns committee are busy preparing for this year’s competition. The entry form is in and a lot of the preparatory work has been carried out. They hold their annual clean up night next Tuesday 7th June at 7pm and look forward to your participation. This clean up night has proved to be a […]

Tidy Towns invites the community to An Taisce “Spring Clean”

The annual An Taisce Spring Clean is almost upon us, so we hope that people will take a wee bit of time out and litter pick round their own property in preparation for the summer season. Thanks to our regular litter picker on the Monaghan road, a wonderful commitment that makes Tidy towns work much […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns AGM on Wednesday 10th February 2016

The AGM of Tydavnet tidy towns will be held next Wednesday 10th February in Mc Elvaney’s lounge at 9pm. Everyone welcome, especially new faces.

Tydavnet’s endeavours rewarded with 12 point gain in Tidy Towns

Tydavnet gained 12 points on last year’s judging mark to bring the score up to 282 in the national Tidy Towns competition. Read the full report here: Community Involvement & Planning: We are pleased to welcome Tydavnet are in 2015 tidy towns competition. Your hard-working committee of 9 members seems to enjoy an excellent level […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns awards presentation

Tydavnet Tidy Towns group held a recent competition to design a poster, judge was Teresa McMahon, and the winners are photographed here:       The group also held a competition to name the gazebo made from recycled materials in the wildlife garden, and “Woody” was the name suggested by little Cassie McCormack from Tydavnet […]

Aerial photographs of Tydavnet village [November 2014]

I took advantage of the good (but cold) weather on Sunday November 23rd to take these aerial photographs of Tydavnet village. The photographs were taken using a remote control drone capable of flying up to 400ft, beaming a live feed down to my mobile phone. All photographs taken by Darren McCarra.

Tydavnet Tidy Town Update

Most of work planned for this years Tidy towns competition has been carried out with the finishing touches being applied at our clean up last Wednesday. There was once again a great turnout from around the area, and a mountain of work was done in just over two hours. The number of school children who […]

Tydavnet Green Flag Schools Commitee

  Ben Sherlock, Muireann Boonstra , Grace Kelly, Darren Treanor (chairman) ,Amy Forde (secretary) ,Katie Rose Mc Kenna, Shay Mc Kenna, Philip Brady, Caoimhe Mc Carra Matthew Mc Kenna, Aine Eanetta, Lucy Mc Kenna, Dylan Bennett, Niamh Mc Carra Not included Paschal Mc Carra, Paddy Sherry, Elizabeth Finnegan      

Pride of Place Nomination for Tydavnet

Tydavnet have been nominated for Pride of Place again this year by Monaghan Co Council. A meeting will be held on the second week in June to plan for this event. (Time and date to be confirmed) The judging for Pride of Place is on Thursday 17th of July so put that date in your […]

Tydavnet Village Clean Up

The local tidy towns committee have been out in force recently putting the finishing touches to some new projects for this years competition. There are two new flower beds at the Community Centre, one opposite the Scotstown road and one beside Wards. Thanks to our residents who continue to keep their properties in pristine condition. […]

Scoop the Poop

Tydavnet Tidy Towns have signed up to the above campaign supported by the environment section of Monaghan Co Co. We have bags available and someone from the committee will be calling to households with dogs to distribute them in the coming days. We thank you for your co operation and support.

Tydavnet Tidy Towns

The local tidy towns group are hard at work preparing for this years tidy town’s competition. Two new flower beds are in place at the Scotstown road and the Community centre are weighing in by planting the grass bank beside the bottle bank. Wild flowers have been planted down the Emyvale road, in the wildlife […]

Tydavnet Village Allotments

Allotments A few plots are still available both on the Graveyard lane and at Deery’s. There is still time to plant and be able to eat your own fresh produce not to mention the therapeutic value that gardening gives. Don’t worry if you are a beginner as there is plenty of advice available both from […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns effort marred by weekend vandalism

Tydavnet encountered the good, the bad, and were left with the ugly last weekend. The good was the great support given to the local tidy towns group in doing the annual parish spring clean on Friday and Saturday last. This was a perfect example of a community working together for the general good, and so […]

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