Titanic Trip – Peace IV Funding

Summer 2018 saw a group of children from the border areas of Co Cavan and Co Fermanagh come together to perform a piece based on the Titanic. On 1 November 2018 they continued these new friendships at a fun trip to the Titanic Centre enjoying workshops on My Friend Bear, My Grandads Piece Tin and…

Halloween Howler

The Halloween Howler on Friday 2 November was great fun giving an insight into the wonderful sport of orienteering. Huge thanks to all who turned out to participate, International Fund for Ireland, Fermanagh Orienteers for facilitating, Foroige and Kinawley Community Centre for decorations, Trish for food, Swanlinbar Development Association Committee, people from the village who…

Cuilcagh Cafe – Closed for Winter Break

Cuilcagh Cafe is now closed for a ‘Winter Break’ with the intention of reopening sometime in the new year. Please keep an eye out on our Facebook page for various pop up events that will be taking place in our Café during the winter break. A sincere word of thanks to all the local people who supported us…

Cuilcagh Cafe

Saturday 18 August  “Cuilcagh Cafe”  re-opens. Thanks to all our customers who supported us last week.  We were extremely busy and delighted with the success of our first weekend.  Thanks to all the volunteers who helped and all the home bakers who contributed. This is a coffee shop with a consience – run by volunteers…

Graffiti Art in Swanlinbar

Swanlinbar Development Association were deighted to be involved in the recent street art as part of the Cavan Arts PEACE IV Youth Arts Lab Porgramme.  Artist Jonathan Lynn facilitated a week long programme with fabulous results which can be seen throughout the village.  This project/initiative is supported by the EU’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by…

#WorldOrienteering Day 2018

World orienteering day was celebrated in style today with children from Schoil Mhuire, Swanlinbar, Co Cavan and Florencecourt PS Co Fermanagh taking part in an orienteering workshop.  This is part of the Finding our Way Project currently being delivered through Swanlinbar Development Association designed to build relations with our border neighbours.  This project is funded…