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Local communities urged to apply for new CCTV funding

Local communities are being encouraged to apply for newly available CCTV funding.The grant-aid scheme has been announced to assist in the establishment of community-based...

Cavan teachers slams Education Minister following his speech at INTO conference

Newer teachers are demanding to earn the same as their colleagues, saying it's a matter of equality.All three unions are holding their annual conferences...

Snap Election called in UK

The British Prime Minister has called a general election to be held on June 8th.Theresa May has decided to call an election in a...

Childcare scheme for people in emergency accommodation is being extended beyond Dublin

A childcare scheme for people in emergency accommodation is being extended beyond Dublin.Cavan is one of eight counties that will be covered by the...

Almost 1,700 applications for legal aid made for criminal cases locally last year

Almost 1,700 (1,694) applications for legal aid were made for criminal cases in Cavan and Monaghan last year.The figures, from the Department of Justice,...

Arva to host Enterprise Town initiative next month

Bank of Ireland has announced that its Enterprise Town Initiative will be coming to Arva in County Cavan later this year.The Enterprise Town Initiative...

Local Senator welcomes announcement that CF drugs will now be made available

A local Senator has welcomed the announcement that cystic fibrosis drugs will now be made available to those who suffer with the disease.Fine Gael's...

Closing date for Cavan community funding is fast approaching

Cavan County Council are encouraging community groups to apply for funding for community projects.The Council created a funding scheme to help community groups in...

Cavan Councillor warns of “dangerous ivy”

'Ivy is becoming a dangerous problem locally'.That's according to Fine Gael Councillor Paddy Smith who raised the issue at a meeting of Cavan County...

Jobs will not be lost at local MABS offices according to Minister for Social...

The Minister for Social Protection claims the proposed plans to restructure MABS offices will not lead to job losses or the closure of local...

Latest Death Notices

Helen (Ellen) McKenna (nee Comey)

Helen (Ellen) McKenna (nee Comey) Hillview, Killeeter, Mullagh, Co Cavan. Friday, 26th February, peacefully in Cavan General hospital surrounded by her loving family.Predeceased...

Dermot Meade

Dermot Meade Corglass, Milltown, Belturbet, Co. Cavan and formerly of Clontarf, Co. Dublin Thursday, 25th February, suddenly at Cavan General Hospital, surrounded by his...

JP (John Patrick) Tate.

JP (John Patrick) Tate. Cootehill, and formerly of Drumgoon, Cootehill Co. Cavan. Thursday, 25th February, suddenly at his home.Predeceased by his parents Terence and Mary...