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Annual Cancer Walk In River Valley

The annual Cancer Walk in aid of Cancer research, will take place on Saturday, 10th October in River Valley in Swords. This is the 9th year of the walk, which is organised by local woman and cancer survivor, Margaret Harris. The meeting place is at Peacocks Car Park in River…


Newman Happy With Council’s Speedy Response

Local councillor, Joe Newman (NP) is delighted that work has commenced on repairing faulty footpaths at Forest Court in Swords, on foot of a request he made to the County Council earlier this year. He explained to the County Leader: “I had been contacted by a local resident, whose wife…


River Valley Ladies Come Up Trumps!

A Coffee morning was held recently by the Revival Club at River Valley Community Centre, in aid of ARC Cancer Support group. An impressive total of €500 was collected at the coffee morning, as a result of the efforts of the dedicated ladies of the Revival Club, which included members…


River Valley Pupils In Litter Pick Project

Pupils from the Holy Family Senior National School in Rivervalley, Swords participated in a Litter Pick Project in their local area on Wednesday 10th June last. The 4th class children aged 10-11 years old did a litter pick in the vicinity around their school, church and Rivervalley shopping centre. The…


Green Dog Walkers Awareness Day In Swords

The County Council, as part of their Green Dog Walkers initiative, held an awareness raising day for dog owners at River Valley Park in Swords last Wednesday. The exercise included informing local dog owners about the part they can play in keeping the park free from dog fouling. River Valley…


No Joy For Brackenstown Voters

With the Marriage Equality Referendum just around the corner, there was no relief for the hard pressed voters of Park Avenue and the Ward Valley side of Brackenstown Road/Village. Despite having been reinstated back into the Dublin North constituency last year, voters here will still have to travel to River…


Hilltown Environmental Group Springs Into Action

Last week, members of the Hilltown Environmental Awareness Group in River Valley, came together and started a major clean-up of the area, particularly the area close to the Church. Chairperson, Gerry White told the County Leader, “Now that the weather is good and longer evenings are here, we are calling…