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O’Dwyer’s Golf Classic

0 July 12, 2013

O’Dwyers GAA club held their annual golf classic in the fabulous surrounds of Balbriggan Golf Club today. The first tee off was at 2:00pm and there was a steady flow of players. What a fantastic day to head out on the course. The day allowed players to relax in fun environment with a little bit of competition thrown in. (more…)

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Hamlet Lane Celtic Awards Night

0 July 10, 2013

Hamlet Lane Celtic FC held their Awards Night in The White Hart Inn Balbriggan on Saturday 6th July. The awards were as follows: Top goalscorer went to Wayne Morgan, Players player of the year was a tie – Wayne Morgan and Niall Barrett , Mangers player of the year was Wayne Morgan. (more…)

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Heatwave Set to Continue….

0 July 10, 2013

As the good weather continues and the forecast is for even hotter weather it is great to see so many people out and about. Make sure the suncream is stocked up as temperatures are set to soar to the early thirties by Friday. Met Eireann have already issued a ‘Yellow Alert’ warning, alerting people to stay protected in this unfamiliar heat. (more…)

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Youthreach Balbriggan Open Day

0 July 9, 2013

Youthreach Balbriggan held an open day on Friday 5th July 2013 so that students had a chance to show off the projects that they have been working on. Youthreach runs education and training programme for early-school-leavers and it offers participants the opportunity to identify and pursue viable options within adult life, (more…)

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Enjoying the Sunshine in Balbriggan

0 July 9, 2013

As the good weather continues it is great to see so many people enjoying our fab beach. Temperatures hit around 28 degrees in Balbriggan and we popped down to the beach this evening at around 5:30pm. The beach was still packed and so many people were still in the water. Here’s hoping the good weather continues…. (more…)

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Balbriggan Sizzles in the Sunshine

0 July 7, 2013

We are really enjoying this fantastic weather and hope you are too. Here are some photos from around the beach and harbour today. The good weather is set to continue over the coming days so get out and enjoy it and make sure to keep an eye on each other down by the water. Doesn’t our beach look fab in the sunshine! (more…)

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BMX Demo/ Fun Day Two in Balbriggan

0 July 7, 2013

The second day of the BMX demo/fun day took place at Bremore Park in Balbriggan today and there was a fantastic turnout. The ramps were no challenge to these young dare devils are they raced around with great gusto. It was a great weekend of BMXing in Balbriggan and here’s hoping we see more of this in the future… (more…)

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Balbriggan Cub Scouts Visit the RNLI in Skerries

0 July 2, 2013

The Balbriggan Cub Scouts visited the RNLI in Skerries this evening to learn about the work that the RNLI do and check out the lifeboat station. The RNLI crew David Knight, Emma Wilson, Eoin Kelly, David Courtney, Mary Courtney and Geraldine Beggs gave the cub scouts a great welcome and an an insight into what it’s like to be a crew member. (more…)

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Fingal Allotments Annual BBQ Family Fun Day

0 June 30, 2013

Fingal Allotments Annual BBQ Family Fun Day took place today at the Award Winning Allotment Facility in the Naul. The children had great fun on the bouncy castles and slides surrounded by the rabbits, chickens and geese at the at the animal farm. There was lots of delicious food on offer and a farmers market gave people a chance to pick up some additional plants. (more…)