Balbriggan Christmas Festival 2011

0 December 4, 2011

There was so much happening on the square for the Balbriggan Christmas Festival from street performers, face painters, balloon artists, the Christmas market and festive music from St Patrick’s Brass & Reed Band, Jimmy Brennan and the fantastic school choir. Santa arrived in his sleigh escorted by the Balbriggan Gardai much to the delight of the waiting children, (more…)


Balbriggan Christmas Festival Kicks Off!

0 December 2, 2011

The Balbriggan Christmas Festival kicked off tonight with the turning on of the Christmas Lights, a Christmas Food & Crafts Market along with a variety of musical and street entertainment. A weekend long event this year the Festival is sure to impress with plenty to keep you entertained. (more…)


Leo Cullen, Leinster Squad Captain visits Balbriggan Cubs

0 November 29, 2011

Courtesy of Balbriggan RFC, Leo Cullen, Heineken Cup winning Captain of the Leinster Squad, paid a surprise visit to the Balbriggan Cubs last Friday night with the trophy. Leo spent some time meeting all the cubs, and was delighted to hear that Jamie Hagan – Leinster Prop – was himself a cub in this troop in the past. (more…)


Photos from the Harbour…

0 November 27, 2011

We were down at the Harbour on Sunday to see the high tide and bumped into Gary and Sophie Tolan with their cameras. Gary sent us some of his photos and we are sure it won’t be long before Sophie is sending in her own photos… (more…)


Cheese and Wine and Auction in the Sunshine House

0 November 26, 2011

On Thursday 24th November there was a Cheese, Wine & Auction in the Sunshine house to raise funds for the St George’s Save Our Spire fund. Music was performed by Annette Donlon and Leo Witter who gave a cracking performance on the night and Geraldine Witter did the great job of Auctioneer. (more…)


Foroige Charity Fashion Show

0 November 26, 2011

Balbriggan Youth Service held a Christmas Fashion Show in the Bracken Court Hotel. Well done to the Youth Committee and in particular Ineta and Yulia for all their hard work that went into getting tonight off the ground. (more…)


Benefit Night for Sinead Delahoyde

0 November 26, 2011

Family and friends came together in the Milestone Inn for a benefit night is to help raise funds for the homecoming and burial of Sinead in her beloved Balbriggan. It was always Sinead’s wish to return home and her four daughters. (more…)