2 Major Capital awards for Monaghan announced this Morning at Cavan Town Hall

By Minister Heather Humphreys ” I am so pleased to announce funding of more than €332K  for two arts and cultural centres in Monaghan.

The funding is being made available as part of the €9 million arts and culture capital scheme, the details of which I announced in Cavan Town Hall this morning.

The Patrick Kavanagh Centre in Inniskeen is being awarded €188,636 to allow for major structural refurbishment of the building, including re-roofing, re-wiring, new public toilets and improvements to the car parking facilities. The Old Post Office in Clones will receive a grant of €144,077 to allow for it to be redeveloped as a arts studio and community hub.”


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In the photo Left to right Cllr Cathy Bennett : Dympna Condra, Tourism Officer MCC : Art Agnew, Patrick Kavanagh Centre, Inniskeen : Minister Heather Humphreys : Fintan McPhillips, Community Development, MCC: Rosaleen Kearney, Patrick Kavanagh Centre, Inniskeen : Joanne Behan Artist & Clones Artist Studios : Eileen Ferguson, Artist & Clones Artist Studios