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Local tidy towns groups get SuperValu sponsorship

Thanks to Flemings Supervalu for giving sponsorship to all the Tidy Towns groups within it’s catchment area, Tydavnet, Ballinode, Scotstown and Knockatallon groups will receive their donation from the fund on Monday 20th May. It’s going to a great home as there are a lot of projects ongoing in all the villages. The national competition application forms are due in […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns – everyone’s busy!

Car Park: Work on Tydavnet car park is set to resume next week and hopefully with the improved weather there will be a massive change by the end of the month. Thank you for your patience while the work was being carried out and we feel sure that when it is finished it will have been worthwhile . […]

Spring Clean in Tydavnet parish area on Saturday 30th March 2019

The annual Spring clean up takes place this week with a bin at Tydavnet Community Centre on Saturday 30th March from 10-00 to 1-00pm. The pupils of St Dympna’s National school are doing a litter pick in and around the village accompanied by tidy towns members on (today) Thursday 28th from 11-00 am to 12-30 […]

Allotments available in Tydavnet village – get growing!

No space to grow your own? Interest in the Tydavnet allotments has waned somewhat as many of those who took plots originally were from Monaghan town and they now have their own plots on the Pound Hill. Tydavnet Tidy Towns is considering getting a work group together and meeting a few times a week in […]

Spring Clean – now’s the time to plan to reduce your household waste – legally!

Spring Clean 2019 is on it’s way…. the Tydavnet parish spring clean is on Saturday 30th March, we ask that everyone continues this great tradition in the area of cleaning up roads and open spaces. Your support is appreciated, please. And why not take this time to make an effort to reduce your household waste […]

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 […]

Tydavnet Car park development to resume very soon

The Tydavnet car park project is stalled for the moment by mutual consent. We hope to start again on the 1st of April, weather permitting, and maybe earlier if the weather allows. Tydavnet Tidy Towns group held its AGM recently and while there was a small attendance, we are in a healthy financial position. The financial report […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns will not tolerate household dumping in the village bins

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. Bags will be distributed in the weeks before by committee members but if anyone wants to play their part and get involved just contact any […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns AGM on Monday 11th February 2019

The AGM of Tydavnet Tidy Towns group will take place on Monday 11th February in the Community Centre at 8.30pm. The event will include reports for the Tidy Towns activities and the Tydavnet car park. We would like to see a good turnout as these next few months are very important for our community and […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns car park fund update 19th July 2018

The most recent money count was last Tuesday night – a further €800 was received which takes the total to over €48,000 raised for the car park since Easter Sunday. Our thoughts this weekend are with two of our most dedicated tidy towns workers who celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Hopefully the judges […]

Admin delay – but all “good to go” for Tydavnet village car park

The Tydavnet car park project is caught up for the moment in an admin delay. The official documents have to be uploaded to the funders and POBAL, and despite the local committee submitting everything in time, this process is causing a delay in the commencement of the work. Another few donation envelopes have been received […]

Tydavnet Car park update 28th June 2018

The Tydavnet Tidy Towns committee has received the eTenders and is in a position to appoint a contractor to carry out the works. The letters were sent out on Thursday 28th June to both the successful tender and also the unsuccessful tenders. We now go back to Leader for final confirmation and hopefully we will have […]

Free recycling event in Monaghan on Friday 8th June 2018

A free recycling event for waste electrical will take place in McNally’s Yard, Monaghan on Friday 8th June 2018 from 10 am – 4pm. Anything with a plug or battery can be recycled free of charge, a great excuse to declutter the shed!

Tydavnet Tidy Towns vandalism – “WILD” life in the community garden

Another Saturday after a birthday “party” in Tydavnet village, and not for the first time the revellers attending the party decided it would be fun to run wild in the Tydavnet Tidy Towns wildlife garden. This garden is a source of great pride in the village, a lot of hours of VOLUNTARY work went into […]

Tydavnet Tidy Towns prepares the allotments and plants native trees in the village

Tydavnet Tidy Towns group has been very busy over the weekend, and a lot has been done recently in preparation for the national tidy towns competition. Tree planting took place on Saturday 26th May – native planting supports more native plants, birds, animals and insects than an exotic tree. Our native trees are also a […]

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