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St Teresa’s Primary School Art Exhibition

0 June 10, 2012

The children of St. Teresa’s Primary School Art Club launched their Art Exhibition in Balbriggan Library on Thursday 7th June. The exhibition will run until 16th June so if your around head into the Balbriggan Library so see their great work! Below are some of the students pictured with their artwork. (more…)

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Balbriggan Summerfest Pet Show

0 June 4, 2012

The Balbriggan Summerfest Pet show which was moved to the Bank Holiday Monday due to the poor weather on the Sunday and what a great turnout. The Judges on the day were Teresa Corcoran from Balbriggan Pet Shop and Joe Robinson from The Doggy Man. (more…)

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Balbriggan Summerfest Duck Derby 2012

0 June 4, 2012

Held under clear blue skies and with mild temperatures it was a picture-perfect day for the Balbriggan Summerfest Annual Duck Derby Hundreds of adults and children were crowding the bridges and the riverside of the Bracken River as over 1,000 ducks were released for their journey down to the sea. (more…)

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Balbriggan Summerfest Streetfest @ St. Georges Square

0 June 3, 2012

St Georges Square was a hive of activity as the Senior Citizens Tea Party got underway. Tea and coffee and pastries were served to the senior members of the community as they were entertained with open air performances by Gibbons School of Dancing, O’Dwyers Set Dancers, Salsa Dancing and performances by St. Patrick’s Brass and Reed Band (more…)

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Jamoige 2012 @ Ardgillan Castle

0 June 3, 2012

Scouts from all over Ireland descended on Ardgillan castle on Friday 1st June as it was transformed into a town for 3,000 young scouts aged between 6 and 12 years of age and 1,000 scout leaders from all over the country. (more…)

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Balbriggan Summerfest Fireworks Spectacular!

0 June 2, 2012

The Balbriggan Summerfest Fireworks was another fantastic success. Crowds lined the beach as they waited with eager anticipation for the fireworks to start. The crew were waiting for it to get dark (which for some reason seemed to take longer than normal!) and as the boat left the harbour the cheers could be heard from the beach. (more…)

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Balbriggan Summerfest Splash & Dash

0 June 2, 2012

A new event for this years Balbriggan Summerfest was the Splash & Dash where younger members of the community got to partake in a splash in the water and a dash along the beach. These youngsters were full of determination as they made their way from the start line into the sea and I’m sure we will see some of these in the Triathlon’s to come in the future in Balbriggan. (more…)