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Spice of India Celebrates Second Anniversary

Spice of India restaurant on Main Street in Swords is celebrating its second year trading in the town. In that time, the restaurant, which specialises in the finest food from the Indian sub-continent, has developed its own clientele and its reputation is growing all the time. Co-owner Suleman Mohammed was…

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Swords Traders Demand Action

Irish Water has signed a contract with GMC Utilities Group to replace 5km of ageing water mains in Swords. The 30” concrete water main, which is due to be laid through the spine of Swords, is already causing problems in the town. The water main will travel between Cooks Road…


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Busy Time As Jock Jordon Becomes New President

Fingal Dublin Chamber has announced the appointment of Jock Jordan, Group Sales Director with One4all Gift Cards as its new Chamber President. Bill Kearney, Director of IBM Campus Mulhuddart was appointed as Chamber Vice President. Jock takes the mantle from Guy Thompson, General Manager of Castleknock Hotel, who was President…


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Progressive Credit Union’s Generous Support For Rush School

St Catherine’s NS in Rush had a great day recently when Progressive Credit Union Rush presented the school with a cheque for €5,000. The Credit Union is very generously supporting the development of the recently opened ASD Unit in the school. St Catherine’s NS opened its first class for children…


MSD Facility Will Deliver 350 Jobs For Swords

Local Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has welcomed the announcement by pharmaceutical company MSD that it will create 350 jobs in Swords through its development of a new biotechnology facility. He said: “I am pleased with the announcement of the pharmaceutical company MSD that it is to…


daa charities

DAA Announces Three Charities Partners

Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) is delighted to announce that Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association (IMNDA), LauraLynn (Ireland’s Children’s Hospice) and Snowflakes (Autism Support) are its charity partners for 2018. The company’s charity initiative started in 2007, and since then its staff and the company, supported by the general public have…


New Chief People Officer For daa

daa has appointed Brian Drain as the company’s new Chief People Officer (CPO). Mr Drain, who is currently General Manager Operations at Dublin Airport, will take over from Anna Pringle, who indicated last year that she was leaving her position for family reasons. “I am delighted to welcome Brian as…


Young entrepreneur winners

Malahide Man Is Best Young Entrepreneur

The inventor of an innovative medical device called “Ostoform”, Malahide native Kevin Kelleher, was announced as “Fingal’s Best Young Entrepreneur” by Fingal Local Enterprise Office last week at a special ceremony in County Hall. Kevin is one of three category winners in the competition which carries a prize fund totalling…