Archive for the Community Category

Darkness into Light returns with May event

From Salthill to Sydney, Donegal to Dubai, Tipperary to Toronto, Darkness Into Light, the annual fundraising event organised by Pieta, who provide life-saving support services for those in suicidal distress and who have been bereaved through suicide, is back.

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Concern Over Barrow Street Future, and A Window on DCC Past

Compiled by Dermot Carmody At the March meeting of the DCC South East Area Committee (SEAC), councillors were given a presentation by DCC engineer Derek Dixon outlining the proposed extensive works on Barrow Street, the costs of which would jointly […]

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Open invitation from the Lord Mayor of Dublin!

Open invitation from the Lord Mayor of Dublin!

Lord Mayor of Dublin, Alison Gilliland, has extended a public invitation to the Mansion House, for all interested in attending UNESCO World Book & Copyright Day.

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Support the Feileacain Fathers charity match!

Support the Feileacain Fathers charity match!

The bereaved fathers charity, Feileacain Fathers, will play a charity match against SANDS, the Northern Ireland charity for bereaved parents in Dalymount Park on the 25th of June, with kick off at 3pm. Entry is free but donations will be greatly accepted.

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Jumpers for Goalposts – Charity Football Match

Louise Whelan Ringsend has a very rich heritage when it comes to football and it is steeped in football tradition. Legends are born in Ringsend, if you didn’t already know. Pride of Ringsend SC are a Shamrock Rovers Supporters’ Club […]

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St. Patrick’s Day 2022 event guide

St. Patrick's Day 2022 event guide

With the first St. Patrick’s Day to take place in two years upon us, where are the best places to celebrate the craic? Read on to see…

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DUBLIN BAY: A CONJECTURE Our Bay is Beautiful – Let’s keep it that way

By Timo The Bay is the Womb in whose amniotic waters Dublin was conceived and born, from whose dust it rose like the Phoenix. And like that mythical bird from which its Park is named it needs to be reborn […]

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Happy 70th to the Lord Mayor of Sandymount!

Happy 70th to the Lord Mayor of Sandymount!

Johnny Byrne, the Lord Mayor of Sandymount celebrated his 70th birthday in style last week, surrounded by friends, family and neighbours. Derek Buckley, the Lord Mayor of Ringsend also joined in on the celebrations!

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DCC Proposes Limits On Build To Rent Developments In New City Development Plan

Dermot Carmody DCC Proposes Limits On Build To Rent Developments In New City Development Plan In January Dublin City Council (DCC) published its draft statement on the new Draft Dublin City Development Plan 2022-2028. In a chapter in the statement […]

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Covid Restrictions Lifted

David Prendeville It seemed to happen so suddenly in the end. After nearly two years of varying forms of restrictions, the government and NPHET took everyone by surprise with the announcement that from January 22nd virtually all restrictions were to […]

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