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Michael Savage

Leading The Way With Shop Local

JC’s Supermarket in Swords, which is one of the most readily identifiable brand names in the retail industry in Swords, has appointed Market Butchers as their butchery partners. This is a move which is set to bring the notion of shopping local to new heights and is set to cement…

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water services

The Watery Future of EU

Sinn Féin’s Dublin MEP Lynn Boylan has some serious questions for Karmenu Vella who is European Commissioner responsible for water issues. Lynn wants an explanation and speaking on this she says, ‘I have requested this meeting to underline my serious concerns that journalists are receiving briefings being portrayed as official…


Dublin airport award

Dublin Airport Wins European Accessibility Award

Dublin Airport has won a major European award for the way in which it deals with disabled passengers and those travelling with reduced mobility. It has won the inaugural Accessible Airport Award at ACI Europe’s Best Airport Awards in Athens. Separately, Dublin Airport was also short-listed in the best large…


News

Michael Savage

Leading The Way With Shop Local

JC’s Supermarket in Swords, which is one of the most readily identifiable brand names in the retail industry in Swords, has appointed Market Butchers as their butchery partners. This is a move which is set to bring the notion of shopping local to new heights and is set to cement…

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Local Politics

pyrite

Pyrite Remediation Scheme In Need Of Review

Fianna Fáil TD Darragh O’Brien has voiced his disappointment regarding the latest figures of applications to the Government’s Pyrite Remediation Scheme. Recently the Minister for Environment confirmed to Deputy O’Brien that 913 dwellings have been approved for inclusion in the Pyrite remedial scheme. O’Brien commented, “While I welcome the Minister’s…

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Entertainment

Drogheda Maritime Festival

Festival For Foodies In Drogheda

The Irish Maritime Festival in association with Maxol at Drogheda Port takes place on 9th and 10th July. This award-winning festival, now it its 4th year, will feature a fabulous artisan food and craft beer zone showcasing local produce from across the north east. TV chef, Tara Walker said, “Food…

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Human Interest

Rose Michael

Two Malahide Women Honoured

The RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) held its Annual Presentation of Awards at the Guinness Storehouse recently where the charity presented 56 individual awards to volunteers from across the country. One of the recipients of one of these awards was Ms Rosemary O’Neill. Ms O’Neill was the Box Secretary in…

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Schools

Portmarnock students

Portmarnock School To Represent Ireland In The Philippines

Earlier this year Portmarnock Community School won Young Social Innovators with their project “Global Citizens Mapping The Future”. From an entry over 7,000 students nationally the students from Portmarnock community School came out on top with their innovative project designed to assist developing countries. They now travel to The Philippines…

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Sport

Greyhound

Ballyboughal GFC Night At The Dogs

Ballyboughal GFC are hosting a night at the dogs in Shelbourne Park on Saturday, 2nd July. Tickets are €10 each for adults and kids go free. There will be bus transport also available to and from Shelbourne Park at a small cost. The bus will leave Ballyboughal at 6pm. If…

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