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Senator Dr. James Reilly

Reilly Embraces Seanad Role With Gusto

The decision to appoint former local Minister Dr James Reilly, as one of the Taoiseach’s 11 nominees for the Seanad, is one that is likely to be greeted with mixed feelings by some people in the area. Many will view the decision as good for the area, given that the…

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Graffiti Removal

Councillor Asks For Graffiti Clean Up

During the May Swords Area Committee meeting Fianna Fail councillor for the Swords area, Darragh Butler asked the County Council to arrange to clean up the pathways and open spaces between Cianlea and Lioscian; and to remove graffiti at Cianlea as part of this. The request was made after a…


Lusk plaque

Lusk Plaque Launched

Lusk Tidy Towns launched a plaque in honour of the people of Lusk who took part in the events of Easter Week in 1916. The plaque, which is located on Lusk Ring Road close to Raheny Roundabout was unveiled by Acting County Mayor, Cllr Ken Farrell. Pictured at the plaque…


News

Senator Dr. James Reilly

Reilly Embraces Seanad Role With Gusto

The decision to appoint former local Minister Dr James Reilly, as one of the Taoiseach’s 11 nominees for the Seanad, is one that is likely to be greeted with mixed feelings by some people in the area. Many will view the decision as good for the area, given that the…

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Local Politics

Graffiti Removal

Councillor Asks For Graffiti Clean Up

During the May Swords Area Committee meeting Fianna Fail councillor for the Swords area, Darragh Butler asked the County Council to arrange to clean up the pathways and open spaces between Cianlea and Lioscian; and to remove graffiti at Cianlea as part of this. The request was made after a…

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Entertainment

Malahide Castle

Open Air Theatre At Malahide Castle

Malahide Castle and Gardens have announced the return of Chapterhouse again this summer for their open air performances on the magnificent private West Lawn. The two plays being performed this year are Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles and the Railway Children. This event was a huge success…

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Human Interest

Swords ICA

Swords ICA Celebrates 70th Birthday

The Swords ICA Guild held its 70th birthday party at the Carnegie Court Hotel, Swords on Friday, 24th May. The ladies were delighted to have ICA National President, Marie O’Toole and Dublin Federation President, Mary Melia with them to join in the celebrations. Ladies from Ballymun, Portmarnock, Lusk, Rolestown and…

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Schools

UN

Young People Invited To Apply To Represent Ireland At UN

The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) – which represents organisations working with over 380,000 young people nationwide – is calling on young people aged 18 to 25 from throughout the North County to apply to become Ireland’s UN Youth Delegate for 2016/2017. The United Nations Youth Delegate Programme, coordinated…

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Sport

Kinsealy United

Kinsealy United End Of Season Awards

Kinsealy United celebrated their end of year with a Presentation Evening at Nzone Sports on Wednesday 25th May. The event was well attended by players and their parents. Bouncy castles and face painting provided entertainment while DJ Don provided music and commentary throughout the evening. The highlight of the evening…

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