Entries by Lee McDonnell

Bailieborough News. August 28th 2017. Matthew J. Cullen.

New Pedestrian Crossings: Works are well underway for the new pedestrian crossings on the Virginia Road and the Cavan Road in which will provide safe access to the local national schools and secondary school. These works are funded through Clár Funding. Works on the Cavan Road will be completed within two weeks and the lighting […]

The death has occurred of Lucy Soden (née Cochrane) Virginia Road, Bailieborough, Cavan

Lucy Soden (nee Cochrane), Virginia Road, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan, died 29th August 2017, peacefully, at St. Joseph’s Nursing Home, Virginia. Wife of Winston. Deeply regretted by daughter Michelle, sons Gary, Glen and Rob, brothers Robert, John, Tom, David and Henry, sisters May, Sophia and Muriel, granchildren Jessica, Oisin, Amy, Alicia and Layla, daughters-in-law Melissa and […]

Bailieborough News. August 21st 2017. Matthew J. Cullen.

Robbery at Bailieborough Parochial House: Tools and equipment with an estimated value of €15,000 have been stolen from the shed at Bailieborough Parochial House beside St Anne’s Chapel. Bailieborough Parish and CE schemes equipment including a 2 year old ride on orange Kubota lawn mower , Stihl strimmers, hedge cutters and blowers, other tools and […]

The death has occurred of Tomás Dalton Caoin Dara, Ballinderreen, Galway / Ardee, Louth / Bailieborough, Cavan

Dalton (Tomás) (retired principal of Ardee Community School). Caoin Dara, Ballinderreen, Kilcolgan Co. Galway and formerly of Tierney St. Ardee Co. Louth, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan and Soran, Ballinalee, Co. Longford. August 17th 2017 peacefully at Blake Manor Nursing Home. Sadly missed by his loving wife Ethna, his children Aodh, Fidelma, Margaret, Ciaran, Michael and Andrew, […]

Bailieborough News. August 14th 2017. Matthew J. Cullen.

BAILIEBORO CANCER COMFORT FUND: Annual Family Forest Walk will take place on Saturday next, 19th August 2017 at 10:30am. Registration from Fox’s, Main Street from 10:00am – €10. Refreshments afterwards back at Fox’s. All welcome.   Bailieborough Christmas Lights: Following on from a successful festival in Bailieboro this summer with great community spirit, there will be a meeting […]

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 […]