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  • A local homecoming for the Hockey team
    A local homecoming for the Hockey team
    August 16, 2018 by
    By Paul Carton  Sandymount Hotel gave the Irish women’s hockey team a well-deserved homecoming last Sunday with dinner drinks and praise. The World Cup silver medallists have now jumped to 8th place in the FIH rankings and on foot of […]...
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  • Big day out in Donnybrook
    Big day out in Donnybrook
    By Eoin Meegan At one time, the small hamlet of Donnybrook was known for the infamous Donnybrook Fair, where all kinds of shenanigans took place, with riotous behaviour and partying late into the night. Eventually, the good denizens of Donnybrook...
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  • Poems in the park
    Poems in the park
    By Kathrin Kobus     To celebrate Yeats’s birthday on June 13th there will be a poetry recital on Sandymount Green. The focus this year is on Lady Gregory’s son Robert on the centenary of his passing. This is the...
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Memory Lane

  • 125 years of the Girls Brigade
    125 years of the Girls Brigade
    By Kathrin Kobus Step and curtsy, lift and curtsy, on your toes, prepare, prepare and skip.” These are just some of the instructions Sharon Kinsella calls out on a Thursday afternoon to the group of girls from the 11th Company...
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Food & Wine

  • The Culinary Corner
    The Culinary Corner
    By The SuperNatural Food Market Summer’s in full swing and it’s time to let the sun in whether it is shining or not! It is a blissful seasonal treat to indulge in the light floral flavours that come into abundance...
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