Womens group

Womens group

Annual general meeting of Ballinagh Womens Group will take place in the community centre on Monday, 20th October at 8pm. All members are asked to attend and new members are always welcome.

Lacken Scor

Are you interested in giving some of your time to help coach local children for junior Scor competition? Do you have experience in traditional Irish music, song , dance or recitation. If so, please contact Tom Galligan on 087 2247990 or Kathy Lynch on 086 3925462.

Mini vigil

To Knock Shrine on Friday, October 3rd with bus leaving Cavan bus office at 5.30pm, Ballinagh at 5.45pm and Killydoon at 6pm. Booking at (049) 9337101.

Vintage club

Meeting of Ballinagh Vintage club in Cronin’s Lounge on this Friday, September 26th at 9pm. All members please attend.

Pioneer mass

Pioneer mass and presentation of Father Cullen gold and silver pins on Friday, 24th October in social services centre Cathedral Road, Cavan and for people who are due to receive a pin please contact 087 6110663 or (049) 9522574. Mass and presentation of pins at 7.30pm.

Christmas lights

The hard working Ballinagh Christmas lights committee are at present busy preparing for this year’s festive season when the town will please God once again have its streets lighted for the Christmas season.


Sincere thanks to the many people who replied with information following a recent request in this column for a cure for a leg ulcer.


A big contingent of local pilgrims travelled to Knock shrine on Sunday for the annual St Padre Pio pilgrimage.


Ballinagh Comhaltas wish to extend their congratulations to Liam Coyle, Eimear Connolly, Fergus Bogue and Eamon Maguire who were all worthy winners of gold medals in the Ulster fleadh. Well done to all of them and we are so proud to have them in our branch and the branch are holding a tribute session for them on this Saturday, 27th September in Cronins Lounge starting at 9pm. Refreshments will be served and everyone is welcome. Ballinagh Comhaltas also have a list of tutors who will teach in the tutors homes one to one in the following instruments - accordion, banjo, bodhran, concertina, fiddle, flute guitar, mandolin, pipes, tin whistle, singing and comhra gaelige. If you would like details on any of the above phone Eileen on 087 9221522.