Archive for the Community Category

Iconic Poolbeg Towers recreated ahead of Ireland’s first ever LEGO Store opening

The famous Irish landmark has been re-built entirely from LEGO brick to celebrate the upcoming opening of the new LEGO store in Dublin’s Grafton Street on August 18. Ahead of the store opening, the LEGO Group brought a LEGO brick […]

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Ringsend Electronic Music School RMS: Rooney Music Services

Louise Whelan RMS is an electronic music school and entertainment business that offers DJ tuition, music production, audio recording, editing skills and also caters to corporate and private events. Located at the back of Ringsend and Irishtown Community Centre (RICC) […]

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Exciting New Changes Announced for Iris Charles Centre

Louise Whelan The Iris Charles Centre, located on Newbridge Avenue in Sandymount is planning a complete overhaul of the centre’s use and facilities. The aim is to bring the centre into the heart of the community, a place where everyone […]

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An Garda Síochána Celebrate 100 Years

Peter McNamara On February 22nd last, Garda personnel across all ranks and grades took part in An Garda Síochána’s centenary ‘A Day in the Life’ online project, to commemorate the first recruits who joined the organisation on that day 100 […]

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Sandymount and Merrion Residents Association celebrates its 60th AGM

After a pandemic-imposed hiatus of two years the 60th AGM of the Sandymount and Merrion Residents Association (SAMRA) was held on Monday April 25th in the Sandymount Hotel. Over 100 residents attended the meeting of what is the longest-existing residents […]

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O’Reilly’s Pub “100 Not Out”

Congratulations to O’Reilly’s Pub on Seafort Avenue, in Sandymount, who are celebrating their centenary year in June. The O’Reilly family, originally from County Cavan took ownership of the premises in 1922. Thomas O’Reilly bought the pub from Sylvester White who […]

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DCC Funtropolis: Free family fun days for all!

On the 10th of July, Funtropolis will be heading for Merrion Square for a full day of events, sure to be jam packed with family fun.

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St Matthew’s Parish Church appoint a new Rector

St Matthew’s Parish Church, part of the Irishtown & Donnybrook Union of Parishes are delighted to announce the appointment of Rev. Canon Leonard Ruddock as Rector. Previously Leonard was Rector of the Blessington Union of Parishes since 2008. The Parish […]

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RICC Tea Dance Gets Everyone on their Feet

Ringsend & Irishtown Community Centre hosted an amazing afternoon of live music, dancing and an incredible mouthwatering feast for the CYMS Active Retirement group recently. The room was upbeat with lively chatter, laughter and joy and it was great to […]

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Thanks For Everything Mr Tilly

Mr Tilly’s Christmas lights and Christmas cards raised a massive €20,000 in 2021 for Our Lady’s Hospice and Care Services in Harold’s Cross and he would love to give a huge thank you to everyone who supported him: The Bath […]

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