Smyth calls for the Fianna Fáil party to run an official candidate for the Presidency

** PRESS RELEASE** Smyth calls for the Fianna Fáil party to run an official candidate for the Presidency Fianna Fáil County Councillor and member of the Fianna Fáil Ard Comhairle, Niamh Smyth has today called for her party to nominate an official candidate in the upcoming Presidential Election. ‘I think it is absolutely imperative that […]


Smyth congratulates Bailieborough Tidy Town on all their hard work

**PRESS RELEASE** Smyth congratulates Bailieborough Tidy Town on all their hard work Fianna Fáil County Councillor for the Bailieborough area has today congratulated Bailieborough Tidy Towns on all their hard work over the past number of weeks and months. ‘Over the last number of weeks the local volunteers in the Tidy Towns group have been […]


Press Release: Older People left in Limbo following suspension of Nursing Home Support Scheme ( Fair Deal) by Fine Gael / Labour Coalition

Fianna Fáil County Councillor, Niamh Smyth has today reacted with anger to the news that the Fine Gael / Labour Coalition have suspended the Nursing Home Support Scheme. ‘Elderly and sick people have been left in limbo following the news that funding for the Nursing Home Support Scheme has been suspended while the Department of […]


Airtricity Community Fund – Applications now being accepted!

The Airtricity Community Fund is intended to support community projects in the locality of our wind farms. The purpose of the fund is to further strengthen the benefits that wind farm development brings to local communities.  The fund is distributed on an annual basis for the lifetime of the wind farm, starting one year after the […]


TP McKenna Drama Scholarships 2011 – Deadline is May 12th @4:30pm!!

I received the information below from Cavan VEC. It may be of interest to would be actors or actresses!! If you have any questions, give me a shout on 087-998 22 22. Forms are available from Cavan VEC – Collette McBreen colettemcbreen@cavanvec.ie or by calling (049) 43 61881 ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Co Cavan VEC at its April 2011 meeting, […]


Smyth welcomes new measures to facilitate the participation of SME’s in Public Procurement

‘These new measures will, I believe, significantly aid local Small and Medium Enterprises in applying for public procurement projects and more importantly will help sustain existing employment and create the right conditions for increased employment in the Cavan area’ said Fianna Fáil County Councillor Niamh Smyth after hearing the new proposals from the Government. ‘I […]


Smyth calls on community groups and individuals to nominate people for the Cavan County Council Cathaoirleach’s Awards 2011

Fianna Fáil County Councillor and member of the Co. Cavan Community SPC, Niamh Smyth has today urged local community and voluntary organisations to nominate people for the Cavan County Council Cathaoirleach’s Awards 2011. The objective of this Scheme is to give due recognition to people who have given special service to their community in County […]


Cavan County Council Cathaoirleach’s Awards 2011

Cavan County Council invites Nominations for its Cathaoirleach’s Awards Scheme 2011. The object of the Scheme is to give due recognition to people who have given special service to their community in County Cavan The four Award Categories are: • Youth • Social Inclusion • Community • Sports An award winner will be selected in […]


Smyth delighted to see that Bailieborough Tidy Towns chosen by Cavan County Council to take part in Pride of Place 2011

Bailieborough Fianna Fáil County Councillor, Niamh Smyth has reacted with delight to the news that Bailieborough Tidy Towns have been chosen as one of a number of groups to represent Co. Cavan in the Pride of Place Awards 2011. ‘This is a truly wonderful achievement for the local Tidy Towns group and is testament to […]