Archive for January 2018

Christmas in D4 with Dublin City Council

Christmas in D4 with Dublin City Council

by Declan Hayden Christmas is coming and the goose is getting fat… Dublin City Council South East Area Community Section is working with all the villages in Dublin 4 in preparing to celebrate Christmas. Santa and his one horse open […]

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Alfred the Great: A Dublin Legend

Byrne Does The Work, We Want Alfie, We Want Byrne, Make Sure of Alfie First. These pedestrian but clear slogans made quite clear what Alfie Byrne’s supporters wanted and express the collective feelings of Dubliners during his reign as “The […]

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Artful discovery: Florence Vere O’Brien

Nearly fifty years ago, Veronica Rowe and Elinor Wiltshire had decided to gift the Archives of Trinity College with their inherited papers of their grandparents, Robin and Florence Vere O’Brien. The majority of these includes their correspondence with leading political […]

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Holiday Show Winners Announced

And the winners of the three sets of family tickets to visit the Holiday World Show at the RDS from January 26 to 28 are: 1. Gretta Doyle, Avoca 2. Nobby Usher, Bray 3. Karen Tilly, Bath Avenue Tickets are […]

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Dublin Bay – City By The Sea

Father and daughter team Seán and Niamh Kennedy present the splendour and diversity of Dublin Bay in all its glory in this wonderful new photographic collection. Dublin Bay – City By The Sea features a cornucopia of images that capture […]

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Bath Pub Seniors’ Christmas Party

On Monday last the senior residents of Bath Avenue attended the Annual Christmas party hosted by the Bath Pub. Since the new owners, Brian and Stephen, took over the Bath Pub in 2012 they have provided a fun-filled night of […]

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Champion of derring-do

Dublin City Library and Archive launched their exhibition on December 1st to legendary footballer and manager Patrick O’Connell, with the official launch by Ardmhéara Mícheál Mac Donncha. Patrick was born in Drumcondra, Dublin in 1887. He started his professional career […]

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SPORTSCO

SPORTSCO is celebrating 38 years in business this year and is committed to supporting the local community with its wide range of excellent facilities. Lorna Brady, C.E.O (above) stated: “SPORTSCO is extremely proud to have encouraged the local community in […]

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Santa Claus came to the Green

Long before Christmas, Santa Claus is already on his tours around the world and checking how the preparations are going for the important day in December. And so he journeyed to Dublin and paid a passing visit to Sandymount on […]

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Reducing Stress

Psychologist Jason O’Callaghan from the D4Clinic recently suggested, through the media, an innovative way of encouraging workers to give up smoking. He informed the Irish public about a policy Japanese companies are adopting at the moment that allow non-smokers to […]

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