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TALENTED TRIO TO BRING THOUSANDS TO MONAGHAN TOWN CHRISTMAS LIGHT SWITCH-ON

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23 Nov 2012 Comments Off on TALENTED TRIO TO BRING THOUSANDS TO MONAGHAN TOWN CHRISTMAS LIGHT SWITCH-ON
TALENTED TRIO TO BRING THOUSANDS TO MONAGHAN TOWN CHRISTMAS LIGHT SWITCH-ON

The X-Factor’s Kye Sones and Carolynne Poole will be joined by Britain’s Got Talent winner Jai McDowall for the big Christmas light switch-on in Monaghan Town on Sunday, December 2nd. Pictured at the launch of the festive programme were: (L-R) Paul McGeown, Annette Lappin, Robbie Healy, Ann Watterson, Seamus Treanor, David Drum, Carmel Gallagher and Delores Deeney. ©Rory Geary/The Northern Standard

Big switch-on banishes the shadows of doom and gloom!

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25 Nov 2010 2 Comments
Big switch-on banishes the shadows of doom and gloom!

A crowd estimated in excess of 7,000 thronged the central thoroughfares of Monaghan Town last Sunday evening to enjoy the formal switch-on of the county capital’s Christmas lighting – and send out a powerful message of confidence in the commercial health of the town to banish the building shadows of economic gloom. Santa Claus’s arrival delighted the hordes of expectant children who encircled the Church Square stage – but the venerable gentleman was arguably upstaged by the charismatic presence of X-Factor performer Jamie Archer, whose personal magnetism and powerhouse ...