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A proposal for the Minister of Education to bring back Patrick Kavanagh’s poetry for...

There are calls for Patrick Kavanagh's poetry to be returned to the Leaving Cert curriculum.Cathaoirleach of the Carrickmacross-Castleblayney MD Aidan Campbell made the proposal to write to...

‘Wildfire’ film starring the late Irish actress Danika McGuigan is set to premiere at...

A film starring the late Danika McGuigan has been selected to premiere at an international film festival next month.Wildfire is a film that follows two...

A possible Greenway could be developed along the railway line in Monaghan

A Greenway could be developed along the old Ballybay to Castleblayney railway line.Councillors in the Carrickmacross-Castleblayney MD approved plans to support a scoping study...

A Monaghan snack producer named ‘Rucksnacks’ has plans to expand internationally

A Clones snack producer has plans to expand to America and the UK.Rucksnacks was founded by Colm and Jenna Connolly in 2015, in an...

Applegreen considers Monaghan ‘Meals on Wheels’ donation following disruption caused by fuel promotion

Applegreen is considering making a donation to the Monaghan ‘Meals on Wheels’ following the traffic disruption that was caused last week during its fuel...

Liptons of Clones officially open their new store this morning

A Clones retailer says he's happy to return to the premises first opened by his great-grandfather 100 years ago.Liptons of Clones is officially opening...

Three local suppliers being stocked in 202 Lidl stores from today as part of...

Three suppliers from Cavan and Monaghan are being stocked in Lidl stores across Ireland from today as part of the "Kickstart" programme.The Bord Bia...
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Local councillor says yesterday’s road fatalities in Castleblayney is tragic news for the area

A local councillor says yesterday's crash in Castleblayney in which two men died is tragic news for the area.Colm Carthy says that road safety...

Two killed in a Castleblayney crash yesterday had recently arrived in Ireland for work

The two men who died in a Castleblayney crash yesterday had recently arrived in Ireland to work with a local construction company.Two Polish nationals...

Local Monaghan representatives call for dedicated bus service to Dublin

Local representatives in Monaghan are calling for a dedicated bus service to and from Dublin.Problems have been highlighted with the Bus Eireann route 32...

Latest Death Notices

Dessie Gumley

Dessie Gumley Drumliffe, Redhills & formerly Drumalee, Cavan. Thursday, August 13th. Peacefully at Cavan General Hospital, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of...

Shane O’Rourke

Shane O'Rourke, Pullareagh, Kilnaleck, Co. Cavan, passed away peacefully at home in the care of his loving family on Wednesday, August 12th, 2020. Beloved...

Patrick (Packie) McGeough,

Patrick (Packie) McGeough, Killnageer, Emyvale, Co. Monaghan, Wednesday, 12th August, at home, surrounded by his loving family. Dearly loved husband of Bernadette (nee Courtney),...