Entries by Colette

Bailieborough News. September 19th 2022 . Matthew J. Cullen.

1947 All -Ireland Remembered: Just a memory, local man Kevin Carolan wants everyone to know it’s the 75th  year anniversary from Cavan won that great All-Ireland final of 1947 in the Polo Grounds in New York, this week, Kevin recalls all those great Cavan footballers in Bailieborough on the day Phil “the Gunner” Brady’s funeral […]

The death has occurred of Cecil Smyth Bailieborough, Cavan

Cecil Smyth, Wilton, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan,died the 20th September 2022, peacefully at Lisdarn care unit in Cavan surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his son-in-law Thomas and brother Bobby. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Eileen, daughter Sandra, son Colin, daughter-in-law Angela, sisters Gladys and Violet (Derby, England), grandchildren Rachel, Michael, James and Cian, […]

Bailieborough News. September 12th 2022 . Matthew J. Cullen.

Congratulations: Congratulations and Well Done to Bailieborough Shamrocks stalwarts, Michael Clinch and Shane Dillon and the Cavan Gaelic Masters team, who played in the Gaelic Masters Plate Final against Mayo on Saturday last. The Cavan lads emerged victorious by a single point. Well done to you all on a marvellous achievement.  Bailieborough Bridge Club: Would […]

The death has occurred of Vincent O’Reilly Drumooclin, Bailieborough, Cavan

Vincent O’Reilly Drumooclin, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan, died 9th Sept 2022, peacefully, surrounded by his family at Cavan General Hospital. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Frances, daughters Susan, Alice, Rita and Veronica, sons Thomas and Stephen, sisters Maura and Kathleen, brothers Phelim and Noel, sons in law Kevin, Charlie, Graham, Gareth, daughters in law Claire […]

Bailieborough News. September 5th 2022 . Matthew J. Cullen.

Pedestrian Crossing at Model National School: Works on the new Pedestrian Crossing at the Model School are continuing and will be ongoing for the next week or so. These works will also see the footpath on the opposite site of Church Street – adjacent to Church of Ireland – widened. Motorists and pedestrians are advised […]

Bailieborough News. August 29th 2022 . Matthew J. Cullen.

Blessing of the Graves: The Blessing of the Graves will take place in St. Annes Cemetery, Bailieborough on Sunday, September 4th at 12 noon. As the Cemetery is vast, it is impossible for one Priest to Bless every single grave. Therefore, each family is asked to bring Holy Water to bless your individual plot. This […]

The death has occurred of Paula Clarke (née O’Brien) Drumanespic and late of Main Street, Bailieborough, Cavan

Paula Clarke nee O’Brien, Drumanespic and late Main Street, Bailieborough, Co Cavan, died 29th August 2022 peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Predeceased by her husband Philip and parents Margaret and Tommy. Deeply regretted by her brother T.J. (Angie), sisters Maura (Aidan) and Delores, mother-in-law Alice Clarke and extended Clarke family, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces and […]

Bailieborough News. August 22nd 2022 . Matthew J. Cullen.

Pedestrian Crossing at Model National School: Work on the new Pedestrian Crossing at the Model School got underway on Monday last.  The Works will be ongoing for 3 weeks. These works will also see the footpath on the opposite site of Church Street – adjacent to Church of Ireland – widened. Motorists and pedestrians are […]

The death has occurred of Thomas Gillick Caterham, Surrey, formerly Drumbannon, Bailieborough, Cavan

The death has occurred of Thomas Gillick, Caterham, Surrey, formerly Drumbannon, Bailieborough, Co.Cavan on the 25th of July, peacefully following a short illness of cancer. Thomas is predecessed by his mother Elizabeth Gillick. He will be sadly missed by his wife Lorraine, father Tommy Gillick, children, brother and sisters, and extended family and friends.