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Attention Dog Owners!

0 September 25, 2012

Because Parvo Virus has been detected in Balbriggan, particularly in the Brega area, it is advised that dog owners vaccinate their dogs if they have not done so in the past twelve months. The symptoms of parvo are vomiting and diarrhoea and can be fatal. (more…)

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Balbriggan Community Safety Week – Film Day in Balbriggan Cinema

0 September 21, 2012

A film ‘Adam and Paul’ by kind permission of the Irish Film Institute Film Archive and Elements Pictures for secondary school students was shown at Balbriggan Cinema as part of the Balbriggan Community Safety Week. The film showed gave an insight into two guys who’s lives were impacted by drug and alcohol abuse showing the damage that drug and alcohol can cause both physically and mentally. (more…)

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Balbriggan Community College Open Night

0 September 21, 2012

Balbriggan Community College held their Open Evening on Thursday 20th September 2012 to show the great facilities that the school has to offer. The school was a hive of activity as proud students and teachers showed parents and potential students around and answer any questions that they had. (more…)

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Balbriggan Community Safety Week Quiz Night

0 September 21, 2012

During the safety week a quiz night was held in the Milestone Inn with all proceeds going to Balbriggan Meals on Wheels. There were 12 tables playing for the top prize and the winners on the night were Mixed Bags. Prizes on the night were sponsored by Tesco Balbriggan and Gleeson’s butchers. (more…)

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Official Launch of Balbriggan Community Safety Week 2012

0 September 21, 2012

The sun was shining as Minister for State Roisin Shorthall officially opened the Balbriggan Community Safety Week. Television crews from RTE & TV3 were on hand along with reporters from the national newspapers and radio stations. The Balbriggan Fish & Farmers market was underway on the square during this time with 17 different organisations showcasing what they do in the local community. (more…)

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Balbriggan Train Services to be Cut this Winter

0 September 21, 2012

Irish Rail has announced a number of changes to train services via Connolly station. One off-peak service in each direction between Dublin and Balbriggan will be cancelled. The implementation date for the proposed new timetable will be announced at a later date. (more…)

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Balbriggan Community Safety Week – Community Policing Forum

0 September 18, 2012

The Balbriggan Community Policing forum public meeting took place on Monday 17th September as part of the Community Safety Week. These meetings which take place 4 times per year offer residents an opportunity to bring up issues concerning crime and anti-social behaviour to members of An Garda Siochanna and Fingal County Council. (more…)