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Balbriggan Comes Out in Force to Protest Against Library Move

0 January 16, 2014

Balbriggan came out in force last night to protest against Fingal County Councils proposal to move the library from it’s current location on the town square to Gallen’s Mill. The Milestone was packed to capacity and people have vowed to stand up for not only the library but for the town as a whole. (more…)

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Balbriggan says NO to Library move

0 January 16, 2014

Last evening, at a standing room only meeting in the Milestone, residents of Balbriggan made clear their opposition to the proposal from Fingal County Council to move their library from its current position on Georges Square to Mill St. Critics said they were ‘shocked and saddened’ to hear the Council’s proposals for the library. (more…)

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Your Town Needs YOU – Stop The Move of Balbriggan Library!

0 January 15, 2014

We are exhausted. Exhausted of being forgotten, being pushed around and ignored. Slowly, quietly, there is a change in the air. Like the phoenix rising from the ashes, we too are rising. Rising against greed. Rising against dictatorship. Rising against the big boys. Rising towards a brighter future, better days filled with hope. We shall not be moved. We shall not be silenced. We are taking our town back. (more…)

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Balbriggan Toastmasters Looking for New Members!

0 January 14, 2014

Looking to improve your public speaking and leadership skills? Ignite your career? Win that job interview? You’ve come to the right place. Since 1924, millions of people around the world have become more confident speakers and leaders because of their participation in Toastmasters. Balbriggan Toastmaster are looking for new members (more…)

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Mitchell & the Crew Raise €860 for Balbriggan Meals on Wheels

0 January 12, 2014

On Christmas day four young lads Adam Healy, Darragh Pyne, Matthew Redmond and Sean Carey better known as Mitchell and the Crew took part in the ever popular Balbriggan Christmas Day Swim in aid of Balbriggan Meals on Wheels. We are happy to report that the four ambitious young men presented a cheque for €860 to Balbriggan Meals on Wheels as a result of their brave swim. (more…)

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Volunteers WANTED!

0 January 12, 2014

Are YOU Looking For Something New To Do? Do YOU have the time to help young people achieve the things they want to achieve? Foróige, Balbriggan Youth Service needs YOU! We require volunteers to help out with our Youth Clubs. (more…)

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Balbriggan Chamber President Meets Ireland’s Newest Ambassador

0 January 11, 2014

Balbriggan achieved a significant New Year boost with the news that Chamber President Tony Murphy was first off the launch pad to congratulate Ireland’s newest ambassador for tourism, astronaut Chris Hadfield. The singing astronaut graciously accepted an invitation from Tourism Ireland to turn his enthusiasm for the Emerald Isle into an opportunity to market the country in his native Canada. (more…)