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Balbriggan Tourism Committee making strides

1 April 22, 2019

The members of Balbriggan tourism committee look back over the last four years and reflect on all the achievements. Relocation of the tourism office to Georges square was an important move to create more visibility and be better placed to inform visitors and locals alike. One of the first (more…)

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New Balbriggan Postcard Launched!

0 July 31, 2015

Balbriggan.info are delighted to launch a new Balbriggan Postcard.   The postcard contains 6 photos depicting scenes from around the town;   Ardgillan Castle, Bremore Castle, Balbriggan Golf club, lighthouse, beach and main street outside the hotel.  Very few towns can boast the amenities (more…)

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Wetherby Tennis Club Visit Skerries

0 June 26, 2015

Skerries Tennis Club have formed an affiliation with Wetherby Tennis Club in Yorkshire, England and have visited three times, the last time being last week end! What a beautiful week end it was and they were enthralled yet again with the scenery etc. as they all live approx. 1.5 hours from (more…)

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Host Families Wanted For Spanish Students

0 June 9, 2015

Host families wanted from the 25th June to 23rd July for Spanish students. To be considered you must have a child aged between 13 and 15 years of age. Top rates paid to selected hosts. If you think you could offer placement for a student get in touch.   For further information please call (more…)

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Ardgillan Castle Afternoon Tea Launch

0 May 21, 2015

Ardgillan Castle have linked up with Seasons of Skerries to provide Afternoon Tea, a truly enjoyable tea time experience. The new service will be available in the Billiard Room of the castle and the food is supplied by the local restaurant. The initiative was launched on Thursday, 21 May at the castle (more…)

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Balbriggan Tourist Office is on the Move

0 May 4, 2015

After extensive lobbying Cllr Tony Murphy has convinced Fingal County Council to relocate the Tourist Office into the civic Buildings on St. Georges Square Balbriggan.  “While we were happy to have a tourist office in Balbriggan it needed to be more visible and have a central location” he says. (more…)

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Official Opening of Ardgillan Castle Tea Rooms

0 March 1, 2015

Cllr. Mags Murray, Mayor of Fingal officially opening of the newly renovated tea rooms in Ardgillan Castle on Friday.  The tea rooms have been extensively refurbished  to enhance the peaceful and relaxing ambience of the Castle. Guests can unwind and enjoy the Teas, Coffees and homemade delights (more…)

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Balbriggan Tourist Map Official Launch

0 July 31, 2014

The official launch of the Balbriggan Tourist Map took place this evening in the Tourist office. The map is packed with information on historic places for tourists to visit and is full of useful information from public transport, places to visit and shop, (more…)

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Giro d’Italia is Coming to Town…

0 April 15, 2014

Come and see the world’s elite cyclists battle it out for the pink jersey en route from Armagh to Dublin – passing through Balbriggan – in the final stage of the Grande Partenza (The Big Start) covering a total of 187km. Giro D’Italia is one of the world’s most prestigious sporting events and one of the European cycling calendar’s three Grand Tours, along with the Tour de France and Vuelta a España. (more…)

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Spotlight on the Bracken Grill

0 April 9, 2014

The Bracken Court hotels, Bracken Grill has received a rave review the in the TasteofIreland.com, Ireland’s best online restaurant guide and in it’s own words only lists good places to east as picked by the editors. Catherine Madden visited recently and wrote a fantastic review of the restaurant so if you fancy a night out (more…)