Archive for the Community Category

The Sunday Game visits Ringsend

The Sunday Game visits Ringsend

It’s not every day that Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh pops into the Yacht Tavern in Ringsend for a chat, but then again this particular Sunday night in October wasn’t any normal day. It marked the last in a series of events […]

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Radio Snowflake Returns

Radio Snowflake Returns

This Christmas season will see the return of the much-loved Radio Snowflake, Ireland’s original yuletide radio station. Radio Snowflake was originally set up as part of special community week in Ringsend, Sandymount and Donnybrook and provided an additional few weeks […]

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Christmas Tree Sales at YMCA Sandymount

YMCA Dublin will host its annual Christmas tree sale at YMCA Sandymount throughout the month of December. Sales of these Christmas trees will be raising some much-needed funds for YMCA’s youth work services in the inner city. The organisation does […]

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Do ya feel lucky?

NewsFour is running a limited draw, selling just 300 tickets at €10 each. There will be three cash prizes up for grabs, with the first prize being €1000, the second prize being €300 and the third prize being €150. Tickets […]

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Plans for Glass Bottle Housing Action Group

Plans for Glass Bottle Housing Action Group

The Irish Glass Bottle Housing Action Group has set out its agenda for the immediate future. The first of the upcoming events will be a pub quiz on Thursday November 10th. The fundraising group is seeking help and financial support […]

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Jedward support the elderly in Sandymount

Jedward support the elderly in Sandymount

Jedward were at The Butler’s Pantry in Sandymount on Wednesday November 26th to launch a campaign to support older people this Christmas. The ecstatic duo helped launch Ireland’s first contactless donation boxes for the charity ALONE, which supports the elderly […]

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Scarecrow & Pumpkin Festival comes to Sandymount

Scarecrow & Pumpkin Festival comes to Sandymount

Sandymount Tidy Towns will host the Scarecrow and Pumpkin Festival as part of the Halloween celebrations in the community. Residents of Sandymount are invited to decorate their business or home in a scarecrow / Halloween theme or carve a pumpkin. […]

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Know Your Rights – Q & A with Citizens Information Service

Know Your Rights - Q & A with Citizens Information Service

Small Claims Court Question I am not happy with work that I had done in my house by a builder and will have to pay for someone else to finish the job properly. What can I do to recoup the […]

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DCC Notes

DCC Notes

There was no meeting for the representatives of the Dublin City Council’s South East Area for the month of August, as there was a break in the monthly sessions. However, there was a recent meeting for the representatives of the […]

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Halloween in Dublin 4 with Dublin City Council

Halloween in Dublin 4 with Dublin City Council

The nights are closing in and as darkness falls it’s time to get ready for Oiche Samhan – All Hallow’s Eve. For the ancient Irish and the Celts, Samhain was a spiritual time. It was regarded as the end of […]

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