Gormanston ICA in the 1970’s

0 November 16, 2012

We have shared some old photos of the men in recent weeks but now we have one for the Ladies. This photo is from the David Brangan collection and was taken in the 1970’s. Can you identify the ladies in this photo? (more…)


Balbriggan Pigeon Club Annual Awards 2012

0 November 10, 2012

The Balbriggan Pigeon Club celebrated their awards night on Friday 9th November in the Bracken Court Hotel. The club members enjoyed a fabulous meal and recognition was given to the many high achievers in the club. A great night was had by all! (more…)


Wavin Lake, Balbriggan Summer 2012

0 November 10, 2012

One of our readers Ben Marry from Balbriggan Community College sent us in some photos he took down at Wavin Lake during the summer. Ben captured one of the many dragon fly’s that exist around the lake and a wonderful picture of a swan. Thanks Ben for sharing these with us. (more…)


Railway Street – A New Beginning

0 November 9, 2012

Residents and friends, Railway Street, which sits in the heart of our community is about to experience a transformation and, to celebrate, an exciting free community event has been arranged. The community organisation, Balbriggan Public Realm Implementation Group, which is tasked with kick-starting the transformation of Railway Street, has arranged an Open Day on Sunday November 25th to introduce residents of Balbriggan to the proposed changes and to have FUN. (more…)


Inspiring Integration Conference in Balbriggan

0 November 6, 2012

Cairde ran an ‘Inspiring Integration Conference’ in the Bracken Court Hotel, Balbriggan where opportunities to share best integration practices from various regions in and outside of Ireland which could be implemented in Balbriggan were shared. The conferfence provided a space for the service providers, decision makers, community leaders and residents to network, discuss challenges and successes experienced in their work and life and to draw up strategies for improvement. (more…)