Irishtown

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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Bloomsday in Dublin 4 Event Guide

Joycean Celebrations are set to take place in Ballsbridge, Irishtown, Ringsend and Sandymount for Bloomsday this year.  Dublin City Council’s South East Area Community Team have been working closely with groups and centres in Dublin 4 as well as the […]

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Oars for Angels Charity Event

Oars for Angels Charity Event

St Patrick’s Rowing Club would like to thank all of the crews and clubs that took part in their Oars for Angels charity Row on April 27th. Special thanks to Beacon Hair Restoration for their massive contribution to the event. Also to Poolbeg Yacht and Boat Club and Underwater Search

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Lookback on the May Day Parade

Lookback on the May Day Parade

Community spirit was well and truly alive and kicking at the annual 16th May Day parade in Ringsend and Irishtown Community Centre with the best live performances, pure entertainment and all the amusement, fun and craic for young and old. With this year’s theme being the 80s due to the centre

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This is Poolbeg

This is Poolbeg

We should all be familiar with the iconic, classic red Poolbeg Lighthouse at the mouth of the River Liffey and located on the Great South Wall (because the walk is a trek and a half!~approx 11km) But it is a beloved landmark in our area of Ringsend, Irishtown and Sandymount that dates back to 1767 and still remains

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Google Community News Update

Google Community News Update

March 2024: Google opened a dedicated accessibility space where Google engineers, researchers and wider product teams will focus on driving new innovation in accessible technology to help to remove some of the barriers that people with disabilities face everyday.

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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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Glee Club Ringsend Cheque Handover

Glee Club Ringsend Cheque Handover

The multi talented Liza Caulfied and her Glee Club Ringsend (Glee Club Kids and Glee Club Ladies) raised a huge amount for the partnered charities at the two Christmas concerts back in December in St Matthew’s Church in Irishtown. Barnardos and Women’s Aid both received an amazing €2,037.50 so a big well done

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Re-dedication Service at St Matthew’s Church, Irishtown

Re-dedication Service at St Matthew’s Church, Irishtown

Following the renovation and complete restoration of St Matthew’s Church in Irishtown a rededication and official opening Service by Archbishop Michael Jackson will take place on Sunday the 18th of February at 3pm. All are welcome

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O (Crochet) Christmas Trees

O (Crochet) Christmas Trees

For the past few months the crocheters and knitters throughout the community, both home and abroad have come together to crochet two Christmas trees which will be attached to large metal tree frames, (estimated at 8 or 9 feet) as a community project for Ringsend, Irishtown and the South Lotts area.

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