Entries by Lee McDonnell

The death has occurred of Phyllis Long Heatherfield, Rathkeevan, Bailieborough, Cavan

Phyllis Long, Heatherfield, Rathkeevan, Baileboro, Co Cavan, and formerly Drumheath Avenue, Mulhuddart, Dublin 15. Thursday, Aug 10th, suddenly at Cavan General Hospital. Sadly missed by her husband Peter, partner Patrick Deans,  daughters  Fiona O’Reilly, Carol Summerfield, Michelle Duffy, Philomena Lowry, Aishling Long, Martina Long, Samanta Long and Melissa Long, sons Peter, John, Mark, Anthony and […]

Bailieborough News. August 7th 2017. Matthew J. Cullen.

St. Anne’s Church Re-Opens: St Annes Church re-opened on Saturday evening last, August 5th for the first time since June 25th. The closure was necessary in order to remove the seats to erect scaffolding, bring in height access equipment and clear the floors for renovation. The overall project is not completely finished. Work will continue […]

Bailieborough News. July 31st 2017 Matthew J. Cullen.

  Bailieborough Mid-Summer Festival: Bailieborough Midsummer Festival was buzzing over the Festival weekend. Congratulations to the Bailieborough Midsummer Festival team who did an amazing job of bringing community spirit back into the town. To the Committee – Kieran Donohoe – Chairperson; Seamus Rahill – Vice Chair; PJ Barry – Secretary; Aidan Clarke – Treasurer; Peadar […]

The death has occurred of Mary MCCABE (née Carolan) Greaghagarron, Tunnyduff, Bailieborough, Cavan

Peacefully at her residence. Predeceased by her husband Bartle, son P.J. and daughter Betty. Deeply regretted by her heartbroken family, Eileen, Eugene, Bridget, Margaret and Geraldine, her sister Kathleen, brothers-in-law, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, neighbours, relatives and friends. May She Rest In Peace Reposing from 5 o’clock this Sunday afternoon. Removal on Monday […]

Bailieborough News. July 24th 2017 Matthew J. Cullen.

Update on St. Anne’s Renovations: St. Anne’s Church is closed at present to facilitate renovation work and is on course to be opened on time for the 7.00pm Mass on Saturday, August 5th. Painting, decorating, electrical and plumbing work is nearing completion in the main body of the Church and the floor work—which will include […]

The death has occurred of Peadar (Peter) FLANAGAN Bailieborough, Cavan / Clonbur, Galway.

Peadar (Peter) Oliver Flanagan, July 23th 2017. Formerly Bailieborough, Co. Cavan and Forest Hill, London. Suddenly, surrounded by his loving wife Kathleen (nee Kyne, Clonbur), son Brian, daughters Paula and Fiona, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest in Peace Reposing in Burke’s Funeral Home, Clonbur, Co. Galway […]

Bailieborough News. July 17th 2017 Matthew J. Cullen.

Mid-Summer Festival: Only 2 days away! Posters and signs are now up on the main roads leading into the town and further afield!! The Programme of Events has been published and the flyers are available in the shops in the town or on the Mid-Summer Festival Facebook page. All that is needed now, is for […]

Bailieborough News. July 10th 2017 Matthew J. Cullen.

Moybologue Historical Society: Inscription photographing and recording will take place at Moybologue Old Graveyard over two days on Friday next, 14th and Saturday 15th July 2017. The activity will be carried out by community volunteers, led by John Tierney of Eachtra Archaeological Projects Ltd (http://eachtra.ie) All the grave markers will be numbered and photographed, and then […]

Bailieborough News. July 3rd 2017 Matthew J. Cullen.

Retirement of Ms Imelda Traynor—St. Anne’s National School: The staff, pupils and parents of St. Anne’s National School, staged a marvellous celebration on Tuesday morning last (June 27th) to mark the retirement of Ms. Imelda Traynor, Deputy Principal, who has been a teacher in the school for 40 years, effectively all of her teaching career. […]

Bailieborough News. June 26th 2017 Matthew J. Cullen.

Mid-Summer Festival: Only 4 weeks away! Posters and signs are now up on the main roads leading into the town and further afield!! The Programme of Events has been published and it is hoped that all tastes will be catered for!! Friday, July 21st, Midsummer Festival Duathlon: Run: 5k/2.5k, Cycle: 10k/20k, Run: 5k/2.5k. Registration from […]