Archive for the Local News Category

Merrion Gates: Alternative plan suggested for new junction

Merrion Gates: Alternative plan suggested for new junction

The junction linking Strand Road to Merrion Road and crossing the Dart line in Sandymount is a nuisance at best and a hazard at worst. Widely known as Merrion Gates, it has been associated with a number of incidents and […]

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Large turnout at anti-Trump protest

Large turnout at anti-Trump protest

Up to 1,000 people gathered outside the United States Embassy in Ballsbridge, on February 2nd, to protest about President Trump’s executive order of a 90-day ban on people from seven Muslim countries entering the U.S. The order created confusion on […]

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Business boom in Beggar’s Bush

Business boom in Beggar’s Bush

The Beggar’s Bush D4 Business Group, a collective of twenty local businesses, has been nominated for the Local Authority Members Awards (LAMA) for the second year in a row. The awards highlight and recognise community and councils working together, bringing […]

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South East Area Community Development News • Winter / Spring 2017

South East Area Community Development News • Winter / Spring 2017

Sandymount Tidy Towns Community Association (STTCA) in association with Dublin City Council South East Community Development celebrated the 33rd annual Wren Boys Day on St. Stephen’s day 26th December in Sandymount. The sun shone brightly on this crisp, cold day […]

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Secret Session this Weekend at the RDS

Secret Session teams up with St. Patrick’s festival to take over Hall 1 of the RDS this festive weekend. This year’s event will be a celebration of the country’s favourite music, drink, food and sport. The three day programme will […]

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Daredevil summits Poolbeg

Daredevil summits Poolbeg

Depending on viewpoints, Dubliners were either amazed or outraged lately to witness the video of a young male ascending and summiting one of the Poolbeg chimney towers in what can be reviewed as either folly or bravery of the highest […]

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