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Joan McNally

Corduff Woman – Joan McNally 100k Ambassador

Local woman, Joan McNally from Corduff is one of 14 Ambassadors from around the country for this years 100k raising funds for Breast Cancer research. Read Joan’s story below:   After finding a lump in my breast I was referred for a mammogram and got an appointment 12 days later.

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Monaghan County Council

Festivals & Events Funding

Festivals & Events funding now available to community/voluntary groups and organisations via the Monaghan County Council Community Development Section for your information: – Certainly please do feel free to submit an application if eligible and/or share and circulate amongst your contacts if it may be of interest to them

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St Vincent de Paul Volunteers

Volunteers Wanted – Vincent’s Shop Carrickmacross

We are looking for volunteers for Saturdays. We have 2 shifts, 10am – 2pm or 1pm to 5pm. No experience necessary full training will be provided. #volunteer #jointheteam #volunteering #svp #vincents #communityorganizations #meetnewpeople #learnnewskills #carrickmacross #monaghan

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Smart Village Training for Carrickmacross Town

Smart Village Training for Carrickmacross Town

Are you a member of  Club, Community Group, Charity or Business in Carrickmacross? If Yes then you need to get involved in Smart Village Training for Carrickmacross Town. What is a Smart Village? Smart Villages are communities in rural areas that use innovative solutions to improve their resilience, building on

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Feile Patrick Byrne

Féile Patrick Byrne 2022

Since 2007 the Carrickmacross Branch of Comhaltas have organised a traditional music festival in honour of the 19th century harper Patrick Byrne. The festival is held each year on the Palm Sunday weekend and takes place in and around the town of Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan. We are very excited about

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3rd Monaghan Scouts, CMX

Carrickmacross St. Patrick’s Day Winners

Best Float 1st Prize sponsored by Tobin Estate Agents –  3RD MONAGHAN SCOUTS GROUP, CARRICKMACROSS   2nd Prize sponsored by Birdy’s Newsagents – 6TH MONAGHAN SCOUTS GROUP, KILLANNY / INNISKEEN     Best Band 1st Prize sponsored by Nuremore Hotel – ST. MARY’S BRASS AND REED BAND, KINGSCOURT   2nd

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Carrickmacross St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Carrickmacross St. Patrick’s Day Parade The town of Carrickmacross expects a large attendance at this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade which takes place on Thursday, 17th March at 3pm.   The day kicks off at 11.15am with the raising of the flag at the Courthouse, Carrickmacross which will be accompanied

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Window Competition St Patricks Day 2022

Calling all Local Businesses!

Carrickmacross St. Patrick’s Day Parade Window Competition Best window promoting climate action / re-use / re-cycle To take part please submit a photograph of your window to by 3pm on Friday 11th March. All entries will be displayed on Members of the public will vote for their favourite

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St Patricks Day Parade 2022

Carrickmacross St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2022

It’s back! St. Patrick’s Day is coming upon us once again and Carrickmacross – Castleblayney Municipal District are now taking names of any organisations, businesses and bands who wish to take part in this year’s fun!  After the success of previous years parades, with so many groups, businesses and bands

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FREE Part-Time Courses from March and April

During March and April, Cavan/Monaghan Education & Training Board, (CMETB), will commence a range of course modules in Carrickmacross, Castleblayney and Monaghan Town, including: * Business Administration – Level 5 * Childcare Modules (Child Development, Special Needs Assisting, etc.) – Levels 5 and 6 * Communications – Level 5 *

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Environmental Services Funding Scheme 2022

Monaghan County Council is committed to supporting local communities to promote, enhance and develop their local area. This commitment is supported by the annual Environmental Funding Scheme. We are now inviting applications for the 2022 funding scheme. Please note this funding is only for Environmental related projects.   Guidelines on

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Public Realm Enhancement Works at Entrance to Lough Muckno Park

Monaghan County Council wish to notify the public of upcoming works to the main entrance area at Lough Muckno Park in Castleblayney. These works form part of the on-going project to refurbish the Gate Lodge No. 2 building and shall provide for the installation of utility services and pavement enhancement

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St Patricks Day Carrickmacross

Full Steam Ahead for Carrickmacross St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2022!

The Cathaoirleach of Carrickmacross – Castleblayney Municipal District, Cllr. P.J. O’Hanlon,  is delighted to announce the return of the Carrickmacross St. Patrick’s Day Parade. All interested groups, individuals and businesses are invited to take part in the planning of the 2022 Parade. Should you wish to be part of the

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Activator Pole Walking Programme

Activator Poles Programme is back And coming to new venues in 2022 Monaghan Sports Partnership is delighted to relaunch the growing phenomenon of Activator Poles programmes This is a fun outdoors aerobic exercise programe, which works on balance, mobility and strength It is ideal for older adults and those with

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Carrickmacross CCTV Public Consultation

Monaghan County Council in conjunction with An Garda Siochana is giving consideration to the installation of CCTV cameras in Carrickmacross Town Centre. See the full Proposal here: Carrickmacross CCTV V3 Design Proposals (PDF)

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Goal Mile

Carrick Aces Running Track GOAL Mile

Date: 26th DecemberVenue: Carrick Aces Athletics Track Time: 11am – 1pm or Virtual Due to Covid, the GOAL Mile will be slightly different this year with people invited to come & complete the distance at some stage between the hours of 11am & 1pm, and make a donation.This is a

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Pop-up Christmas Bakes

Super excited for this pop-up Christmas Bakes in Red Door Café this Thursday morning 23rd!There will be delicious festive bakes and gift boxes from 10a.m to 2p.m approx. Get in early folks to avoid missing out as there will be limited amounts of each items on the menu. Macaroons, beautiful

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Creevy Swim

Christmas Day Swim

Carrickmacross Emmets GAA 40th Christmas Day Swim in Creevy Lake at 12.30pm. Proceeds in aid of Thomas Culleton.Keep an eye on for updates.

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