Archive for the Community Category

New Stella Maris clubhouse completed

New Stella Maris clubhouse completed

By Peter McNamara After a long application process and weeks of building, the renovation of the Stella Maris Rowing Club is complete. The interior of the old clubhouse has been entirely modernised and an upper floor has been added to […]

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South Inner City Drugs and Alcohol Task Force grant

South Inner City Drugs and Alcohol Task Force grant

If you are applying for the South Inner City Drugs and Alcohol Task Force (SICDATF) community grant you must have the application in by Friday 24th of August.If you have not done so already the application can be found here […]

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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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Sandymount School of Art

Sandymount School of Art

By David Prendeville Sandymount School of Art on Londonbridge Road offers an array of excellent classes for both children and adults and is an invaluable resource of creative learning in the area. The school was founded by Triona Sweeney in […]

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Action plan for a Dublin 4 Men’s Shed

Action plan for a Dublin 4 Men’s Shed

By Peter McNamara Men don’t talk face to face; they talk shoulder to shoulder.’ These are the words of Men’s Shed founder, Professor Barry Golding. It is often this simple insight that resonates most with people when they wonder what […]

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Donnybrook Lawn Tennis club celebrates 125 years with open day

By Paul Carton Donnybrook Lawn Tennis Club is celebrating its 125th year in existence with an open day for the general public. The event is on this Sunday the 8th of July, begins midday and runs until 4pm. The club […]

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David celebrates 100

By Eoin Meegan Many congratulations to local man David Crowe who celebrated his 100 birthday on the 28th of April last with family, friends and well-wishers in the Sandymount Hotel. Although born in the cottages in Harold’s Cross, David spent […]

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New counselling and psychotherapy facility opens

By Eoin Meegan NewsFour went along to the launch of the new Bath Avenue Counselling facility situated over the Capital Credit Union on Bath Avenue. The centre will serve the community by providing counselling and psychotherapy, jointly run by directors […]

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DCC notes For April and May 2018

DCC notes For April and May 2018

Compiled By Paul Carton April On the 9th of April the South East Area committee meeting occurred with Brian Hanney as acting South East Area manager (SEAM) Tree Programme for 2018: Councillor Claire Byrne queried the SEAM as to the […]

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Ringsend College news

Ringsend College news

Science Room We are pleased to announce that after a lot of hard work and effort we have finally finished our new Science Lab. The St Patrick’s 5th Class girls were the first to use the room with our Transition […]

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