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Universal Agreement On Life Saving Drug

The controversy surrounding the ‘miracle’ drug, Orkambi, which is claimed will have a life changing effect on Cystic Fibrosis (CF) sufferers is one that is expected to continue for many months. Orkambi is manufactured in the USA and comes with the enormous price tag of €159,000 per year for an…

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Best Young Entrepreneurs Announced

Fingal’s best young entrepreneurs have been announced at the County Final of Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE) competition, which took place in County Hall, Main Street Swords on Wednesday evening. IBYE, which has a €2 million investment fund, is run by all 31 Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) and is supported…



News

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Universal Agreement On Life Saving Drug

The controversy surrounding the ‘miracle’ drug, Orkambi, which is claimed will have a life changing effect on Cystic Fibrosis (CF) sufferers is one that is expected to continue for many months. Orkambi is manufactured in the USA and comes with the enormous price tag of €159,000 per year for an…

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Local Politics

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Bright Political Future Ahead For Malahide Woman

Clodagh Murray from Malahide, has been elected to the National Executive of Young Fine Gael (YFG) at the National Conference in Ballinasloe last week. The event saw hundreds of YFG members gather for three days of debate, discussion and socialising with An Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald, Minister for…

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Business

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Best Young Entrepreneurs Announced

Fingal’s best young entrepreneurs have been announced at the County Final of Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE) competition, which took place in County Hall, Main Street Swords on Wednesday evening. IBYE, which has a €2 million investment fund, is run by all 31 Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) and is supported…

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Entertainment

Christmas Flower Arranging In Balbriggan

A Christmas Flower Arranging demonstration by Christopher White, national demonstrator and Chelsea medal winner, will take place on Thursday the 15th December at 8. 30pm in the Scout’s Den, Market Green Balbriggan (beside Lidl). Admission: is €5 and includes tea/coffee, All arrangements will be raffled on the night.

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Human Interest

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Great Honour For Malahide Man

The Marker Hotel’s General Manager, Charlie Sheil, from Malahide, has been enrolled into the Irish Hospitality Institute’s (IHI) prestigious college of fellows at its annual Founder’s Banquet and Hospitality Management Awards on Thursday, 24th November. Taking place at the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, this awards ceremony is known as the…

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Schools

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Book Buzz At Malahide School

Book Buzz was set up at St Oliver Plunkett School, Malahide by parents, Karin Ennis, Sarah Murray, Aoibhinn Dinnegan, Leone Mitchell and the teachers of the school, to encourage children to read more books. They have kick started their initiative with the 12 Books Of Christmas. They asked the children…

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Sport

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Swords Businessman Undertakes Mammoth Task

Well-known Swords businessman, Michael McEnery of Virgoe McEnery Landscapers has decided to undertake a mammoth task for two charities this Christmas. Michael, who is President of the Rotary Club of Dublin Fingal, is no stranger to ultra marathons, is going one step further to raise funs and awareness for the…

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