Monthly Archives: December 2014

Tydavnet Historical Society

Tydavnet Historical Society was very successfully launched in Ballinode Church Hall on Wednesday 10th December 2014 with a very good attendance at the first meeting. The group aims to collect, record, study and preserve material relating to the history and heritage of the Tydavnet Parish area. It is hoped that the cross community organisation will […]

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The Argory Christmas Fair

The Argory hosted a fantastic Christmas fair with dozens of craft and food stalls and festive entertainment. Afternoon tea was served in the house and the children got a chance to see Santa and Mrs Claus in their winter wonderland grotto.

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Killeeshil Craft Fair

A fantastic day was enjoyed by all who attended the Christmas Craft Fair at Killeeshil Community Centre on 07 Dec 2014. The committee members extended a huge thanks to all involved, especially to those who displayed products, provided wonderful musical entertainment, food and drinks, and not forgetting of course to all the people of the parish […]

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Bike the Blackwater 2014

Cyclists from Armagh, Monaghan and Tyrone gathered at the Navan Centre on Sunday 21 September to take part in ‘Bike the Blackwater 2014’. After a break of a number of years, the Blackwater Regional Partnership reinstated the ‘Bike the Blackwater’ as an annual event. Over 100 cyclists participated from across the Blackwater Region – Tyrone, […]

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Fivemiletown Clock Restored

Fivemiletown’s historic clock, which has been a distinctive local landmark on Main Street for over 100 years, has been restored. The Heritage Lottery Fund awarded a grant of £18,400 earlier this year for the repair of the timepiece. It was erected in 1903 to mark the coronation of King Edward VII, and is one of […]

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