Entries by Lee McDonnell

Bailieborough News. December 10th 2018. Matthew J. Cullen.

  Bailieborough Drama Group: The All-Ireland One-Act Drama Finals were held last weekend in Kilmuckridge. Co. Wexford. Bailieborough Drama Group won 3rd prize overall in the confined section. Liz O’Hanlon also won Best Performer in the confined section. The group was nominated for ‘Best Moment of Theatre’ for the ‘killing of Kathleen by Top Dog’ […]

Bailieborough News. December 3rd 2018. Matthew J. Cullen.

  Bailieborough Christmas Lights: There was great excitement amongst the huge crowd gathered at the Market Square and on Main St., on Saturday evening last with the traditional ‘Switching –On’ of the Bailieborough Christmas Lights. Christmas Carols and music was provided by the Bailieborough School of Music, children from the local schools and local choristers, […]

Bailieborough News. November 26th 2018. Matthew J. Cullen.

  Drama Group qualifies for All-Ireland Finals: Bailieborough Drama Group have now qualified for the All-Ireland One Act Drama festival having won 2nd place in Monorhamilton on Sunday, November 18th with their play ‘Smile Handsome’ by Liz O’Hanlon. Liz also won Best Actress on the night. The All-Ireland’s take place on December 7th/8th and 9th in Kilmuckridge, Co. Wexford. […]

Bailieborough News. November 19th 2018. Matthew J. Cullen.

  Break-in at Parochial House: In the early hours of Sunday morning, the Gardaí in Bailieborough responded to an alarm activation at the Parochial House in Bailieborough. On arrival it became apparent a break – in had occurred. A follow up search of the grounds was conducted which resulted in the arrest of a man. […]

Bailieborough News. November 12th 2018. Matthew J. Cullen.

  Bailieborough Parish Church: There was a packed house at the Bailie Hotel for the Bailieborough Parish Church’s, Country Music Night, with Boxcar Brian, Liam Kelly, Gloria, Aidan Quinn and Philomena Begley. Many thanks to all who organised the event, who bought tickets, donated spot prizes and supported us in any way, which all contributed […]

Bailieborough News. November 5th 2018. Matthew J. Cullen.

  Bailieborough Parish Church: Bailieborough Parish Church Concert: featuring – The Queen of Country Music—Philomena Begley, Gloria, Boxcar Brian, Liam Kelly Music and The Hot Country Band in the Hotel Bailie on this Friday 9th  November – Doors at 7.30pm – Admission €20. Tickets available at the Hotel Bailie in advance or at the door on the night. […]

Bailieborough News. October 29th 2018. Matthew J. Cullen.

  Bailieborough Cancer Comfort: Annual Variety Concert: The Bailieborough Cancer Comfort Annual Variety Concert will take place in the Community Centre on this Friday, November 2nd and Saturday, November 3rd, commencing at 8.30pm. A fun filled concert of Music, Drama, Dance and Comedy!! There will be a raffle on the Saturday night for a Limousin […]

Bailieborough News. October 22nd  2018. Matthew J. Cullen.

Bailieborough Community School Class of 1998 Reunion is taking place in The Square Bar on Sunday 28th October at 9pm.  There will be mass for the deceased members of the class, Cathy Cooney, Jonathan Moore, Barry Mortimer and Luke Reilly, in St Anne’s Church at 7pm on Saturday 27th October.   Alpha Course: St. Anne’s […]

Bailieborough News. October 15th 2018. Matthew J. Cullen

. Taoiseach visits Bailieborough:  Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar T.D. visited the town on Friday last as part of a tour of Cavan and Monaghan. He visited the ASD Learning Unit at Bailieborough Community School, he also received a brief preview of the Bailieborough Community School’s upcoming musical, ‘Annie Get Your Gun ‘and he also visited the […]

Bailieborough News. October 8th 2018. Matthew J. Cullen.

  Bailieborough Parish Church: Sunday 14 October: Bailieborough 10:45am – Morning Prayer, followed by tea and coffee. Knockbride 12noon – Holy Communion. Bailieborough Parish Church Concert: featuring – Philomena Begley, Gloria, Boxcar Brian, Liam Kelly Music and The Hot Country Band in the Hotel Bailie on Friday 9th  November – Doors at 7.30pm – Admission €20. Tickets available […]