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Christmas Party for The Tenerife Holiday Group

0 December 1, 2013

Balbriggan is quite the venue for parties and get togethers and we bumped into a group of friends who holiday in Tenerife together as they were having their Christmas party. We hope that they had a great time in Balbriggan and here’s hoping that they will make Balbriggan their second holiday destination! (more…)

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Balbriggan Cancer Support Group Movember Fund Raiser

0 December 1, 2013

The finale of the Balbriggan Cancer Support Group Movember fundraiser took place last night in the Bracken Court Hotel. Out of the many people who took part, four of the brave volunteers faced the crowds to have their transformation done in public – Dominic Finn, Stephen Quinlan, Joe McArdle and Josh Caffrey. (more…)

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Balbriggan Meals on Wheels Christmas Fair

0 November 30, 2013

Balbriggan Meals on Wheels held their annual Christmas Fair at their base on Hampton Street in Balbriggan on Saturday 30th November. Lots of people dropped in to buy some Christmas decorations, gifts and even for a chat. Festive decorations including Christmas balls, tinsel and Christmas lights, logs, candlestick decorations and more could bought on the day at great prices all while supporting a good cause. (more…)

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Sam Maguire Cup Visits Balbriggan

0 November 27, 2013

There was great excitement last week when O’Dywers GAA Club brought the Sam Maguire Cup to visit schools in Balbriggan. Dublin are the proud holders of the cup, the eight time that the team have won the cup since the cup was introduced for the winners of the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship in 1928. (more…)

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Grandad Eddie Invests Grandson Eddie in Balbriggan Scouts

0 November 26, 2013

Balbriggan scouts now have two Eddie Darcy’s. Grandad Eddie invested his grandson Eddie on Saturday at Scout Den on Market Green. Eddie (snr) has been involved in scouting all his life. Eddie (snr) joined as a youth member and is the person you associate with scouting in the town of Balbriggan. (more…)

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Dog Fouling Hotline Launched!

0 November 26, 2013

Dublin’s four local authorities are launching a campaign today to encourage dog owners to clean up when their dogs foul public spaces. Officials say that 20% of dog owners do not clean up after their pets, posing a health and environmental risk. (more…)

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Balbriggan Beavers Achieve Chief Scout Award

0 November 24, 2013

Yesterday morning five local Beaver scouts from Balbriggan achieved their Chief Scout Award.This is the first time Balbriggan Beavers achieved this award in the new scouting programme. Well done to all the beavers on this great achievement!. (more…)