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Residents of Knocksedan Appeal To Dublin Bus

The Residents Association of Knocksedan Swords are calling on the National Transport Authority (NTA) to extend some of the Dublin Bus routes by one stop by moving the terminus from Swords Manor to the entrance to the estate of Knocksedan Demesne. The housing estate of Knocksedan Demesne is over fifteen…

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Rush Credit Union

Progress For Rush Credit Union Members

Residents of Rush and Lusk will be happy to learn that, Progressive Credit Union, has acquired the loan book and buildings of the former Rush Credit Union. The acquisition was confirmed when the High Court approved the acquisition by Progressive of the loan book and two buildings, one on Sandy…

An Garda Síochána

New Garda Clinic For Donabate

A pilot Donabate Garda Clinic is to commence from Tuesday, 14th of February in Donabate Portrane Community Centre. This Clinic will be weekly every Tuesday between 11am to 1pm and will initially run for at least two months in the hope that if it is used and well attended, it…

Ann Gibson

Staff At Local Authority Donate Bus

Last Friday, staff members of the County Council were delighted to have the formal handover of a bus to Abhainn Adult Autism Service, which is part of St Michael’s House organisation. This was the culmination of a relationship dating back to 2014, where staff, as part of Health and Safety…

LAMA Presentation

Council Wins Top LAMA Award

Fingal County Council was named Council of the Year at the Local Authority Members Association’s 2017 Awards on Saturday night in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Santry. It is the second time in just over two months that the County Council has been recognised with a major national award as last…

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Local Gardai Reassure River Valley Residents

A well attended public meeting was held at River Valley Community Centre last week, where residents were addressed by local Gardai on tips about keeping their homes safe from burglaries. The event was attended by local representatives, including County Mayor, Cllr Darragh Butler, Councillor, Joe Newman and Darragh O’Brien TD….

Pictured is the super trawler, Dirk Dirk which is 94 metres and whose tonnage is 3,181

“Government Must Monitor New Super Trawler”

With many communities in the North County relying on the sea fishing industry, news of super trawlers in our waters is a matter of great concern. Sinn Féin MEP, Liadh Ní Riada has said the government must act on super trawlers. She called for the Navy and the Sea-Fisheries Protection…

An artist impression of the proposed new 'Thomas Ashe Tourism Centre' for Lusk

Major Tourism Hub For Lusk

Lusk Community Council has launched its plans for a major tourism hub in Lusk, which would provide a permanent exhibition on the life and times of Thomas Ashe. This year marks the Centenary of the death of Ashe and the new Thomas Ashe Tourism Centre, situated in the heart of…