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Dining

Deserved Recognition For Skerries And Malahide

There was great news for the towns of Skerries and Malahide, when they were included, along with Howth as part of Dublin Coastal Village, as one of the top ten finalists in the ‘Foodie Destinations’ competition 2016. What makes this all the more remarkable is that Howth, Malahide and Skerries…

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An Garda Síochána

Number Of Community Gardaí Falling

Local Fianna Fáil Senator and Seanad Spokesperson on Justice, Lorraine Clifford-Lee has called on the Government to strengthen the number of Gardaí assigned to community policing. In new information obtained by Fianna Fáil, the number of Gardaí assigned to community policing in Dublin North has fallen by 23 per cent…


Ambulance

Sinn Féin Would Invest Over €9 million In Ambulance Services

Local Sinn Féin TD and spokesperson for Health, Louise O’Reilly has said that more adequate investment in the ambulance service is necessary, as the State must guarantee basic levels of care across the country, of which the National Ambulance Service is a key public service. She said, “Many communities across…


News

Dining

Deserved Recognition For Skerries And Malahide

There was great news for the towns of Skerries and Malahide, when they were included, along with Howth as part of Dublin Coastal Village, as one of the top ten finalists in the ‘Foodie Destinations’ competition 2016. What makes this all the more remarkable is that Howth, Malahide and Skerries…

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Local Politics

Justin Sinnott

Irish Water Creating A Stink In Swords

In recent weeks, residents in Gartan Drive in Swords, close to the Estuary, have had to endure strong smells from Swords Water Treatment plant beside them. The treatment plant is managed by Irish Water and it is unclear why the problem has occurred. The strength of odour is having a…

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Entertainment




Human Interest

China Ireland

Cultural Differences Between China And Ireland

No matter what culture you belong to, proper manners are always appreciated. As a person growing up under the Chinese culture for more than 20 years, I still find Chinese protocol complicated, where there are many rules to be aware of on different occasions. One of the most important categories…

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Schools

BEaT Centre

Wide Range Of Courses In Balbriggan

Balbriggan Enterprise & Training Centre (BEaTClg) is a purpose built Community Enterprise Centre, designed specifically for the start-up/sme business, providing them with suitable workspace and a wide range of admin services to help nurture and grow their business. BEaTClg has a range of modern and well equipped training space available…

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Sport

Ardgillan cricket

Historic Battle For The Castle

Ardgillan Castle hosted a cricket match between The Hills Cricket Club and Balbriggan Cricket Club on Sunday 14th August in the demesne. This event was organised by the Heritage Officer and the team in the Castle, to commemorate a cricket match that was held at Ardgillan in August 1829, between…

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