Tidy Towns AGM

TIDY TOWNS A.G.M. takes place in the Goods Store Community Hall, Station -this Wednesday April 27th @ 8.00 p.m.All welcome


The annual Spring Parade comes to Belturbet Easter Sunday 4pm.

Great free family event !

Get Active in Belturbet



Get Belturbet Up and Active New walking/jogging/running groups every Saturday morning.

Group 1 departing the railway @ 9.30 and group 2 in the scouting centre at 10 am.

5k routes mapped out.

Everyone welcome to come help encourage the Belturbet community to get fit and active.


“Get Rhythm” – a Tribute to Johnny Cash’


DATE FOR YOUR DIARY – This Christmas ‘Get Rhythm” – a Tribute to Johnny Cash’ will perform its first home show in over two years in the Town Hall Civic Centre – Wednesday, December 30th, commencing @ 8.00 p.m. Paul McCann recreates the role of Johnny Cash and June Carter’s vocal duties are performed by Louise O’Reilly. Also performing in the band are Brendan Scott, Arnie McGovern, John Leddy, Blathnaid McCann and a very special guest appearance by Majella O’Reilly. Tickets priced @ €15 can be reserved by contacting 087 6347784/ 086 4085424/0876894808.





Mens Shed Belturbet

The Men's Shed now meets regularly on Wednesdays 11am-1.30pm. New members welcome – drop in for an informal chat to find out more.





Blueways Ireland project – workshop invitation

image006The Blueways Ireland project is a national water and land based multi-activity trail including food, heritage, craft and music trails.  Blueways are an opportunity for communities and commercial service providers to benefit from the economic and recreational potential of their water resource.The existing Shannon Blueway trails are being extended both West and South from Carrick On Shannon, and the new Shannon-Erne Blueway from Leitrim Village to Belturbet is also nearing completion. As a valued member of the Shannon – Erne area community we invite you to take part in one of the following  ‘Benefit from the Blueway’  workshop: 

Thursday 12th November 7:30 pm Slieve Russell Hotel, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan

These 90 minute workshops will outline the Blueway concept and provide an opportunity for you to influence the Blueway development and also express your views on how to promote local and tourism use of the Shannon and Shannon Erne Blueways.  Should you require any further information, please visit the ‘News and Events’ section of www.bluewaysireland.org   where you will see the benefit from the Blueways information.  Alternatively contact Humphrey Murphy at humphrey@ilc.ie or phone 086 2659276 to register your attendance.

The Upper Shannon Erne Future Economy Project (USEFE), is supporting the development of the Shannon and the Shannon Erne Blueway.  The USEFE project is a partnership between Cavan, Leitrim, Longford & Roscommon Co. Councils, the ESB and Bord Na Mona with the support of Waterways Ireland. ILC has been appointed to support local community and commercial Blueway development capacity.

Your attendance at these workshops would be greatly appreciated as we value your participation. Please pass this information onto anyone else you think may be interested in attending.



Halloween day with a spooky walk and craft fair


Happy Days Childcare is putting on a Halloween day with a spooky walk and craft fair. If anyone interested in a table for the craft fair could they contact Denise on paulanddenisesmith@eircom.net.

It's on Sunday 1st Nov 2pm to 5pm. Walk starting in carpark near mace and prizes, games for kids after in town hall. cake sale and crafts from 2pm to 5pm also in town hall.



Gig Guide Belturbet

Friday 30th October
The Castle Bar – Karaoke at 10pm

Saturday 31st October
The Castle Bar – LIve band Tailpiece will scare the pants off ya with there fantastic selection of old school rock & roll classics
Widows Bar – Be entertained with The Smoking Jokers band
Cosy Bar – Appearing live Pete Lewis

Sunday 1st November
Widows Bar – Irish music and ballads with Shay and Liam of Baltrad.

Congratulations to the Brendan & Ailish in the Widows Bar celebrating 16 years in business.

Great music every weekend in Belturbet


Comedy Quix Night

Please support this fundraiser on this Friday 11th in aid of the Belturbet Tidy Towns.

This community group volunteer their time and rely on fundraising and donations to keep their work going and the town looking well year after year.


Pub Quizz Tidy Towns