Entertainment

Bricks 4 Kidz Leads The Way

As a mother of four young boys, Joanne Hartnett, owner of Bricks 4 Kidz Fingal and Santry, understands how important camps are to parents and children, regardless of what the weather may bring. She said, “Classes are limited to 20 children enabling Tutors 1:1 time with each child. Shyer children…


Maritime Festival Sails Into Drogheda Port

The Irish Maritime Festival is back and it’s bigger and better than ever. Taking place in Drogheda Port next weekend, the festival celebrates maritime history and heritage, alongside brilliant musical performers, delicious food and lots of family friendly fun. You can explore the visiting Tall Ships, especially the amazing Russian…


Balbriggan Historical Society Talk

Balbriggan & District Historical Society’s last talk of the spring schedule will take place at 8pm on Wednesday, May 31st in the Town Hall Balbriggan. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, so it is appropriate that they are marking this with a talk called Ireland and…


Emmaus Family Fun Day

The weather and the atmosphere was bright and sunny last weekend for the Emmaus family fun day. The free event held on the grounds of the Emmaus centre in Swords was well attended and excellently organised. There was plenty for the children and the adults to take part in on…


Film And Arts Festival For North County

This year’s Film and Arts festival will take place from 11th-13th August at Swords Castle. Submissions are now being accepted and the deadline for films to be accepted is 30th June, films that have been accepted will be notified by mid July. There are plenty of exciting things at this…


Swords CFR Table Quiz Night

Swords CFR (Community First Responders) are holding their first ever Table Quiz to raise funds for a public access defibrillator for Swords. The quiz will take place on Friday, 26th May at 8pm in Grainger’s Pub, Swords Manor. Table of four costs €40. Free finger food will be provided by…


Skerries Midsummer Festival Launched

Well-known comedian, Al Porter was enjoying an ice cream on a fine sunny day in Skerries South Strand as he officially opened the Skerries Midsummer Festival last week. This is the first year of the Festival, which will run from the 15th-18th of June and there are many gigs and…


Dublin Rose Gala Ball

The 2017 Dublin Rose Gala Ball was held in the Crowne Plaza Northwood Santry last weekend. The glamorous event was MCd by Steve Cronly and Brian Mc Carthy. The ball, which was in aid of the charity ‘Saving Dylan,’ was well attended and a great night was had by all….