Articles tagged with: Peter’s Lake

CREDIT-CLAIMING POLITICIANS COME IN FOR CRITICISM AT COUNCIL MEETING

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21 Oct 2011 Comments Off on CREDIT-CLAIMING POLITICIANS COME IN FOR CRITICISM AT COUNCIL MEETING
CREDIT-CLAIMING POLITICIANS COME IN FOR CRITICISM AT COUNCIL MEETING

The practice of national politicians ‘announcing’ or claiming credit for funding or projects approved by the Government that they might not have had any direct involvement in securing came in for criticism at Monday night’s meeting of Monaghan Town Council. The criticism was voiced in the course of comments of welcome for the acquisition by the Council of €11,500 in funding for the provision of outdoor fitness machines that are to be sited in the Peter’s Lake area of the town. Cathaoirleach David Maxwell said he had received ...

CYGNET RESCUED AND MOVED TO PETER’S LAKE

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7 Oct 2011 Comments Off on CYGNET RESCUED AND MOVED TO PETER’S LAKE
CYGNET RESCUED AND MOVED TO PETER’S LAKE

On Monday morning last when Hollands opened their Merchant’s Yard at Main Street, Emyvale, they discovered a large cygnet (young swan) standing there. It seemed to be unwell and hissed a warning when anyone tried to go near.  Various types of food were offered but it refused to eat. The authorities were notified but it was difficult to ascertain who exactly would take responsibility for the rescue of the Cygnet. However, when contacted, Peadar Morgan sprang into action.  While awaiting his arrival at the scene the cygnet began to perk up and ...