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Dublin Football Manager Visits Garristown School

St Mary’s National School, Garristown had a very important visitor on Friday last, when Dublin GAA football manager, Jim Gavin paid a visit to the school. He was there to present Cumann na mBunscoil winning medals to the Girls and Boys teams, who won Cumann an Chladaigh in Croke Park…

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daa Cycle Raises Funds For Charities

Over 120 Dublin Airport colleagues came together recently to raise €26,200 for daa’s three charity partners, Aoibheann’s Pink Tie, Childline and ARC Cancer Support. The team pedalled their way to fundraising success by taking part in the annual Nicola Radford daa Charity Cycle. The event was staged over an 80…

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Neary New Motors Driving The Dubs

Subaru supplied Dublin footballers and hurlers with new cars for 2017 in association with Neary Motors Lusk. Pictured at Parnell Park at the handover are Neary Motors Lusk management team, Peter Finnegan, Denise Daly, Leo Neary, Conor Neary and Miichael Hogan, with Chris Crummey (Dublin hurler), Michael Fitzsimons (Dublin footballer)…

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Swords Businessman’s Extraordinary Run For Charities

Well-known Swords based businessman, Michael McEnery from Virgoe McEnery Landscapers undertook an unbelievable run for two deserving charities over the Christmas period. He decided to run from Croke Park to Causeway in Co. Kerry, a total of 200 miles. He started on 22nd December and arrived safe and sound, albeit…

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GALLERY: Operation Transformation – River Valley

Enthusiastic walkers and runners came out in large numbers at Ward River Valley Park, to take part in a 3 km walk and 5 km run organised by Fingal County Council Sport Office in partnership with Parkrun on Saturday 7th January 2017. This was one of two walk/runs organised by…

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Malahide Swimmer Honoured By Council

The remarkable achievement of Malahide swimmer, Rachael Lee who swam the English Channel in record time was recognised when she was presented with a momento by County Mayor, Cllr Darragh Butler last Monday, 9th January. Rachael became the fastest Irish person to swim the English Channel last August when she…

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GALLERY: North County Captains Drive-In

Saturday 7th January saw the traditional start to the new golfing season, with the ‘Captains’ Drive In’ taking place at Corrstown Golf Club, Malahide Golf Club and Forrest Little Golf Club. It was a special day for the members of Malahide Golf Club, as they celebrate their 125th year and…

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Local Clubs Should Register For Sports Capital Grants

Local TD, Alan Farrell (FG) has confirmed that €30 million is available to develop sports infrastructure around the country, and has encouraged clubs and sports organisations in the North County to prepare for the application process and register online now. He said, “I want to see North County clubs and…