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South Docks Festival

In July of this year, the South Docks Festival will celebrate its 31st Anniversary. A volunteer led event, this year’s festivities include a children’s talent show to be held at the Google Theatre, “The Foundry”, where the overall winner will […]

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Vocal Confidence Camps

Vocal confidence camps for teens will take place in two Dublin locations over five days this summer. The idea is to help youngsters build confidence in their singing/speaking voice, as well as in everyday life. Dates and locations are as […]

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Joycetime at Dunsink

Head up to Dunsink Observatory tonight for some readings, discussions and live music as part of the Bloomsday festival. The reason for the location is due to the fact the observatory was the location to where Irelands clocks were set […]

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Teddy Bear’s Picnic

“If you go down to the woods today, you’re in for a big surprise”, goes the famous old song and yes, there’s a Teddy Bear’s picnic coming to Sandymount Green (not woods) next Monday June 11th from 10 am to […]

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Bloom – A Garden of the Senses

Among the many delights of Bloom last weekend was a garden purposefully constructed to assist those suffering with dementia, a subject covered in ‘Minding the Mind’ in the current issue of NewsFour. The garden was the brainchild of Clive Jones. […]

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Pathe News – Show Time in Dublin

Pathe News - Show Time in Dublin

The Horse Show in Ballsbridge is a few months away yet but we wanted to share with you this old Pathe News video. 1950 at the RDS event looks a very different affair from today, but the horses were still […]

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Yeats Day Is Almost Upon Us

The writer credited with such famous quotes as “There are no strangers here, only friends you haven’t yet met.” and “Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.”, Mr. W.B. Yeats, was born in Sandymount on June 13th, 1865. In […]

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Chamber Choir Summer Concert

Ceiliuradh Choir, a Sandmount based chamber choir directed by Breda O’Shea will be holding their Summer concert on Thursday May 31st at St. Mary’s Church on Angelsea Road, Ballsbridge. Guest soloists Grainne Logue and Eilis Dexter will join the choir […]

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Defibrillators in the Area

NewsFour are putting a call out to all Dublin 4 residents to find out the location of defibrillators in the area. We have compiled the below provisional list, and hope you can get in touch to add more. It could […]

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The Cinema Corner – May 25th

The Cinema Corner - May 25th

Joe Dante’s killer fish thriller, 1978’s Piranha, plays late Friday night at the Lighthouse. Though made as a quick cash-in on the late ’70s Jaws-influenced creature feature fad, it stands on its own right thanks to Dante’s direction, which gets […]

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