Dublin City Council

Ringsend Goes Green . . .

Ringsend Goes Green . . .

For the first time Ringsend Park has received the prestigious Green Flag Award, the international mark of quality and standard of parks and green spaces. The Green Flag Award was introduced in 2015 and is administered by An Taisce with the aim of recognising and rewarding good park management

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The Vexed Problem of Public Toilets

The Vexed Problem of Public Toilets

When nature calls we all share a common objective – to get rid of waste substances from the body. While we may not use this particular phrase, nevertheless, access to a toilet is a basic need, especially in a city with an expanding population. When this service is diminished every citizen is affected,

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The Lacey Report

The Lacey Report

At the time of writing this I am in the closing stages of the 2024 Local Elections campaign so I want to thank all the very many people who have met us at their doors, on the streets and at meetings. The courtesy of so many and the intelligent, relevant questions shows our democracy in more good health than many might think.

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Dodder Greenway Project 

Dodder Greenway Project 

The Dodder Greenway project got underway in February last with the opening of the Ballsbridge to Donnybrook section, a 480 m stretch that runs from Energia Park in Donnybrook to Anglesea Bridge in Ballsbridge and is a welcome attraction for cyclists and pedestrians alike, adding to the greening of our city. The greenway

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Invitation to Membership of the Dublin Waste to Energy Community Gain Liaison Committee

Invitation to Membership of the Dublin Waste to Energy Community Gain Liaison Committee

Nominations are invited for the position of Community Representative on the Dublin Waste to Energy Community Gain Liaison Committee to represent the interests of the following sectors: Community, Residents Association and Voluntary Sector Arts, Culture, Education, Environment and Sports Sector

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Exciting times ahead at Sandymount Community Centre 

Exciting times ahead at Sandymount Community Centre 

The Sandymount Community Centre (SCC) is buzzing with a wide range of activities these days – there is something there for everyone in our community and all are welcome! Please do drop in! Formerly known as the Iris Charles Centre

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Ringsend man takes on Tour De Canals for Féileacáin and See Change

Ringsend man takes on Tour De Canals for Féileacáin and See Change

Get on yer bike with local Ringsend resident Dave Donnelly as he has organised a charity cycle fundraising event for two charities (Féileacáin and See Change) this coming May 16th – 19th. The idea is to cycle along two canals,

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Dublin City Council announces Snowflake by Louise Nealon as the ‘One Dublin One Book’ choice for 2024

Dublin City Council announces Snowflake by Louise Nealon as the 'One Dublin One Book' choice for 2024

Dublin City Council is delighted to announce that Snowflake by Louise Nealon is the ‘One Dublin One Book’ choice for 2024, following on from The Coroner’s Daughter by Andrew Hughes in 2023. ‘One Dublin One Book’ aims to encourage everyone in Dublin to read a designated book

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It’s all RITE . . .

It’s all RITE . . .

The Ringsend and Irishtown TidyTowns & Environment (RITE) team have completed a wonderful project of converting the green space at the Irishtown Ashford Monument into a beautiful, vibrant community garden. The team also combined adding new plants to the library boxes in Ringsend,

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Andy Warhol Three Times Out

Andy Warhol Three Times Out

Culture vultures and Warholics are in for a treat this winter! From October 6th to January 28th, 2024, the Hugh Lane Gallery will host Andy Warhol Three Times Out. This remarkable exhibition has been five years in the making and will feature over 250 works

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