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 […]



Fixed Term Tenant Purchase Scheme for Long Standing Tenants (10 Years Plus)

  Fixed Term Tenant Purchase Scheme for Long Standing Tenants (10 Years Plus)   Cavan County Council have recently adopted a new scheme for Council Tenants to purchase their home at a discounted rate. The deadline for applications is 31st December 2011. The following conditions apply: Must be a tenant for at least 10 years The […]


Smyth welcomes Community and Voluntary Funding for Local Groups and Organisations

Fianna Fáil County Councillor for the Bailieborough Election Area, Niamh Smyth has today welcomed the announcement that a number of community and voluntary groups in her electoral district have been awarded funding from the Co. Cavan Community & Voluntary Forum. ‘I know that this funding will be of great use to each of the organisations […]


Press Release: Smyth welcomes increased funding for road improvements in Bailieborough LEA

Fianna Fáil County Councillor for the Bailieborough LEA, Niamh Smyth has welcomed funding in excess of €2.2 million from Cavan County Council for Road Improvement works in the area. Commenting Niamh said ‘I have been working closely with Brendan Smith TD hard to secure as much funding as possible for the area. The recent bad […]


Congrats to Local Organisations – Foróige and Tidy Towns

Congratulations to the members of both Bailieborough Foróige and Bailieborough Tidy Towns on their recent achievements.   Bailieborough Foróige were recently commended by Cavan County Council for all their hard work with regard to the Golden Mile Competition in which they entered last Autumn. Well done to all the leaders, volunteers and young people who […]


FÁS Work Placement Programme

Just a reminder that there are a number of places still available on the FÁS Work Placement Programme in Cavan and surrounding counties. This is particularly important for recent graduates who are looking for experience to beef up their CV’s. The Work Placement Programme is a Government supported programme that brings employers and the unemployed […]




Winter Supports for Community Groups

A new scheme has just been launched by Cavan County Council for Community Groups dealing with adverse weather conditions, the new scheme called ‘Winter support for community groups’ will allow groups to purchase salt bins in two options. Option A includes delivery and one fill €170.00. Option B includes delivery only €120.00. Application Forms can […]