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Recognition For Oldtown Firm

Highfield Nurseries, based in Oldtown and its Living Flavour fresh herbs product were among the winners at Bord Bia’s Food and Drink Industry Awards 2009 which were announced by the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Mr Brendan Smith T.D. The presentations took place at a lunchtime ceremony during Bord…



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Supermarkets Urged To Separately Record ‘Hello Money’ Receipts

Local  Fianna Fáil TD, Michael Kennedy, has called for a change in the laws demanding that retailers record cash receipts into sale of products and non-products. Following a visit by the Committee on Enterprise, Trade and Employment to Dublin Meath Grower’s facility in North Dublin,  Kennedy said, “There have been…


AIB Swords took part in LIVESTRONG day

AIB Swords took part in LIVESTRONG day on Oct. 2 and wore yellow to unite people affected by cancer and raise cancer awareness in the local community. (Back L-R) Brendan Carty, Gwen Molloy, Lorraine Molloy, Carol Ann Culhane, David Scott, Paul Morgan and Yvonne Keogh (Front L-R) Ann Purtill, Ellen…



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Malahide Off Licence Canned

A local resident has contacted the County Leader, claiming that, on two different occasions, a local off licence in Malahide sold alcohol to her underage teenager. Orla Smith, from Malahide knew there was something wrong with her 15 year old daughter one evening recently when she returned home from an…


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Chicken Plucker

Feathers flew in JC’S supermarket, Swords, last Saturday morning, as competitors from all over the North County gathered to partake in a charity Chicken Plucking Competition. Excitement reached fever pitch as the competitors  pulled out all the stops to win this exciting event. JC presented the awards and said, “It…