Archive for the Community Category

Clanna Gael Fontenoy nurtures young talent

Clanna Gael Fontenoy nurtures young talent

This is the time of year, as the weather improves, when our youngest of players find it easiest to get involved in the Club’s activities. They are seen in large numbers every Saturday morning; in particular in Sean Moore Park […]

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Sneezy Season

Sneezy Season

For most, summer brings the promise of long bright evenings, beautiful sunsets and the eternal hope of some warmth. For the rest, the telltale itchy, puffy, watery eyes and red, stuffy nose are the signal of the change in season. […]

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Brugh Phadraig 75th Commemorative Mass

Brugh Phadraig 75th Commemorative Mass

On Sunday, 8th May 2016, Brugh Phadraig will celebrate its 75th year, (1941-2016), with a special commemorative mass celebrated by Bishop James Moriarty, former Club Chaplain, for all the deceased members, leaders and chaplains in St Andrew’s Church, Westland Row […]

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Easter Arts Week at the Spellman Centre

Easter Arts Week at the Spellman Centre

NewsFour attended a 1916 arts workshop for children on Tuesday, March 21st. This is part of an annual series of events run in conjunction with the RCSF and facilitated by the Spellman Centre in Irishtown. This year, the events featured […]

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DCC Notes

DCC Notes

There was an important committee meeting of Dublin City Council’s (DCC) South East Area constituency on the 8th of February 2016. Watery matters The Area Office is reviewing its sandbag policy – making it more effective and user-friendly for preventing […]

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We Could Be Heroes

We Could Be Heroes

As our readers will no doubt know by this stage, this year marks the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Rising. Many honourable people gave their lives so that Irish men and women could lead lives of dignity and value ruled […]

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Local Picture Roundup

Local Picture Roundup
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Engineering the future

Engineering the future

Engineers Week is a week-long series of activities co-ordinated by Engineers Ireland in strategic partnership with Science Foundation Ireland, with the goal of promoting engineering to students at primary and post-primary school level. Engineers Week ran from February 28th to […]

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Ringsend and Irishtown Village Improvement Plan

Ringsend and Irishtown Village Improvement Plan

Dublin City Council officials held the first of what could be many consultation days on the Ringsend & Irishtown Village Improvement Plan at Ringsend Library on January 28th. Attending the meeting were many local residents, along with representatives from local […]

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In search of ‘Waterfront News’

In search of ‘Waterfront News’

The‘Waterfront News’ was a monthly publication that was in circulation between 1961 and 1973 which covered the wider docklands area. The Dublin Docklands Preservation Society (DDPS) as part of their ongoing efforts to archive the rich cultural history associated with […]

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