Entries by Lee McDonnell

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

St. Patrick’s Day Parade: On Saturday afternoon last, the 17th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade took place in the town. On a bitterly cold afternoon, with bits of snow falling, a smaller than usual crowd was present on Main Street to watch the Parade.  Although the Parade was smaller than other years, it proved to […]

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

St. Patrick’s Day Parade: The Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the town will take place on Saturday next, 17th March. The Parade will commence at 2.30pm. This year there will be €1,500 in prizes, prizes for best club, comedy, business, and window display. In an effort to invigorate the parade in our town, we are looking […]

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

Storm Emma and ‘The Beast from the East’: During the past week, both of the aforementioned events had an effect on the people living in the town and surrounding areas. From Tuesday of last week, biting cold temperatures were the norm and local shops and supermarkets were quickly sold out of basic foodstuffs. Snow fell […]

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

Big Build Fundraiser: On behalf of Tunnyduff Parents Association, we would like to say a massive ‘Thank you’ to everyone who helped to make our Fundraising night on Friday,16th February 2018 in the Bailie Hotel with Johnny Brady—such a great success. The total raised for our Big Build Fund is €4575.00, which will go towards the New Extension to Our Primary School. So along with us, our children, parents, teacher’s, we are delighted […]

The death has occurred of Paddy (Patrick E) Clarke Kells Road, Bailieborough, Cavan

Paddy (Patrick E ) Clarke, Kells Road and formerly Market Square, Bailieborough, Co Cavan died 13th February 2018 peacefully at Fairlawns Nursing Home, Bailieborough surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his son Piaras. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Ita, son Rory, daughter Mary, daughter-in-law Geraldine, sons-in-law Brian and Esko, grandchildren Maria, Tom, Lily […]

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

Bailieboro School of Music 30th Anniversary Concert, Helix, DCU: Final preparations are in full swing ahead of our big concert in the Helix next weekend. Excitement was building with our students at rehearsals this weekend as they polish up their performances. Tickets for Sunday February 25th are still available from the Helix website (www.thehelix.ie) or […]

The death has occurred of Ita O’Rourke (née McCabe) Mountmahon, Abbeyfeale, Limerick / Bailieborough, Cavan.

O’Rourke (nee McCabe)(Beglieve, Mountmahon, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick and formerly of Bailieborough, Co. Cavan)- February 10th. 2018, at her residence, (peacefully), Ita; sadly missed by her loving husband Eoin, daughter Molly, son Hugh, sisters Marie, Norine, Imelda, Patricia and Caitlin, brothers Norbert and Seán, father-in-law Paschal, aunt, uncles, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. R.I.P. […]