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Pyrite

Pyrite Victims Need A Break!

Local Sinn Féin TD, Louise O’Reilly has called on the Minister for Finance to intervene in the cases of a number of households who have been told they must now retrospectively pay local property tax, despite having been in receipt of the exemption up until 2016. Speaking to the County…

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Malahide Golf Club

Malahide Golf Club

County Mayor, Cllr Darragh Butler and local councillors and a GUI/CGI representative met the Officers of Malahide Golf Club to learn of the Club’s development plans, which include major course works under the direction of course architect, Martin Hawtree, and the setting up a junior golf academy. The club was…


Knocksedan

Smith Welcomes Bus Works At Knocksedan

Local councillor, Duncan Smith (Lab) has given a broad welcome to the commencement of works at Knocksedan in Swords, which will facilitate the arrival of a new bus service for the area. Smith, who has been a long time advocate of a bus link being provided for Knocksedan said, “It…


News

Pyrite

Pyrite Victims Need A Break!

Local Sinn Féin TD, Louise O’Reilly has called on the Minister for Finance to intervene in the cases of a number of households who have been told they must now retrospectively pay local property tax, despite having been in receipt of the exemption up until 2016. Speaking to the County…

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Local Politics

Road Works

Portmarnock Bridge Closure To Cause Chaos

Local Fianna Fáil senator, Lorraine Clifford-Lee has called on the County Council to rethink its plan to close the main access bridge into Portmarnock. The local authority is proposing to close the bridge for at least two weeks to facilitate repair works, with many residents and business owners warning that…

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Entertainment

Marching Bands

Malahide Gets Ready For Marching Bands

With just a few days to go to the Malahide Marching Bands Classic, it’s a case of all hands on deck, as final preparations are underway for this free event in the beautiful grounds of Malahide Castle and Gardens on Thursday, 1st September. Hosted by the County Council, two of…

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Human Interest

Kate Smart

Brilliant Kate Is A True Champion

Twelve-year-old Kate Smart from Portrane is a truly remarkable young girl. She has just landed the Lucy Crosbie Shield at the Malahide Horticultural Show in the Under 13 section of the show. The extraordinary thing about this triumph is that it is the seventh year in a row that Kate…

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Schools

Bremore Educate Together

New Beginnings In Balbriggan

Pictured at the opening of the new Bremore Educate Together Secondary School on Naul Road in Balbriggan on Monday, 29th August are students, Gordon Tuffour, Molly Knowles Rodino, Jakub Porzega, Laura King McDonnell and Maurice Offor, with school principal, Kathy Jones. Bremore Educate Together Secondary School is the first second…

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Sport

Malahide Golf Club

Malahide Golf Club

County Mayor, Cllr Darragh Butler and local councillors and a GUI/CGI representative met the Officers of Malahide Golf Club to learn of the Club’s development plans, which include major course works under the direction of course architect, Martin Hawtree, and the setting up a junior golf academy. The club was…

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