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Council Honours Parkrun Volunteers

The eight Fingal parkruns have been honoured by the County Council for their contribution towards the well-being of the county. Presentations were made to the parkruns at Ardgillan, Donabate, Hartstown, Malahide, Porterstown and River Valley, as well as the two junior parkruns in Balbriggan and Rush, after the June Council…

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Prosper Fingal Compete At Regional Games

Prosper Fingal athletes successfully competed at this year’s Special Olympics Eastern Regional Games. The games took place on the 9th and 11th of June in Morton Stadium, Santry. It was a fruitful weekend as the athletes won three gold, three silver and two bronze medals. The talented athletes competed in…


Pictured here is Neil Ward from Malahide with two of his title belts in MMA.

Great Win For Rush Fight Academy Star

Malahide man, Neil Ward represented Ireland in the UK MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) Fighting championships at the weekend and proudly brought home gold. Ward, who trains with Rush Fight Academy, represented Ireland in the championship fight that had amateur and professional fights on the card on the night. The UK…


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Ballyboughal Pitch And Putt

The Jack Fitzsimons Club Major was a very close contested game with one stroke separating the top six players. The winner was Trish Cox with a net 51 from runner-up, Seamus Dunphy. Nearest the pin on the day at 3rd was won by Patricia Delaney. Any persons interested in playing…


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Bellewstown Race Committee Launch 2017 Season

Bellewstown Race Committee invited its many patrons, supporters, local owners, trainers and jockeys, sponsors and the wider community to the launch of their 2017 Season in the illustrious and artistic surroundings of the Highlanes Gallery in Drogheda. Those gathered in the Highlanes were welcomed by Dragon and entrepreneur Gavin Duffy,…


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Island Golf Club Hosts British Open Qualifying

On 26th June, some of golf’s most exciting young talent will descend on The Island Golf Club in Donabate in their attempt to qualify for the British Open Championship to be held at Royal Birkdale in July. The Island is one of 14 courses in nine countries across five continents…


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Jack McGrath Scrums Down For 5km

Before roaring off to New Zealand with the British and Irish Lions, Leinster Rugby’s Jack McGrath lined out at the launch of the Castleknock 5k run in aid of Cystic Fibrosis Ireland – Dublin West Branch. The event, sponsored by Windsor Clonee Nissan and Peugeot, takes place on Sunday, 18th…


Sports Day At Loreto College, Swords

As the school year comes to an end, Loreto Girls Secondary School Swords, celebrated with various events and one of them was the fantastic sports day. The sun shone brightly for the girls and teachers and all who helped to organise this exciting event. There was lots of entertainment and…