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Deirdre King

Deirdre Shortlisted For Prestigious Award

Deirdre King Marketing Manager of Swords Pavillions Shopping Centre, has been shortlisted for the prestigious SCEPTRE award, which will take place at the Dorchester in London later this month. These awards recognise best practice by a marketing professional in a shopping centre. Finalists are judged on their contribution to marketing…


Major New Pub For Swords

The Lawlor family from Swords, who have run The Old School House pub, one of the most iconic pubs in Swords, are in the process of completing a major new pub beside the old one, that promises to have a big impact on the hospitality business in the town. Family…

Enterprise award

Local Company Wins National Start-Up Award

A craft beer company from Howth has won the ‘Best Start-Up’ category at this year’s National Enterprise Awards, which were held at the Mansion House last week. Hope Beer, a micro-brewery supported by Local Enterprise Office Fingal, opened a state of the art environmentally-friendly micro-brewery at Howth Junction in 2016…

Kevin Toland

daa Chief Executive Moves On

Dublin Airport Authority (daa) has announced that its Chief Executive, Kevin Toland is to step down later this year, to become Chief Executive of the publicly quoted food group, Aryzta AG. Toland, who became daa Chief Executive in January 2013, will join Aryzta following a six-month notice period, or earlier…

Dublin Airport, Terminal 2

More Jobs At Airport

There is great news for the North County with the hope of more jobs on the way as at the Holiday Inn Express close to Dublin Airport hopes to build an extra 100 rooms to it’s existing hotel. The airport is a huge employer locally and this is welcome news…


Marqette Shortlisted For Three International Awards

Marqette Dublin Airport have been shortlisted for three prestigious awards at the International FAB Awards in Toronto, Canada. Marqette is competing to win awards in ‘Airport Food Hall of the Year,’ “Airport Bar of the Year” and “Airport Food on the Go.” The awards are the cornerstone of the Fab…

Pavilions winner

Swords Pavilions Holiday Winner

Tanya Connolly was the winner of a holiday to Fuerteventura, courtesy of Cassidy Travel, Pavilions Shopping Centre, Swords. Tanya is pictured (centre) with her son Cian Duffy after winning the prize. Also pictured are Killian McQuaid (98fm), Deirdre King (Marketing Manager, Pavilions Shopping Centre). Sharon Harney (Cassidy Travel), Kathy Core…


Tesco Opens In Airside, Swords

Tesco Ireland opened its 149th Tesco store at the Airside Retail Park in Swords on Monday last, with the creation of 85 new jobs. The store will also support the Swords community specifically through their Tesco Community Fund initiative. Pictured at the opening of the new store are, Tesco Ireland…