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Work progressing on the Balbriggan Skatepark

0 May 18, 2019

Work is progressing nicely on the new Balbriggan Skatepark at Millpond Park, Balbriggan and it is estimated that it will take 10 weeks to complete.  The classic plaza style facility is designed for families and spectators to appreciate as well as users and will cater for a wide age-range and level of (more…)

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Barnageeragh Distributor road opens

0 May 17, 2019

Today saw the opening of the final section of the Distributor Road, connecting the coast at Barnageeragh and Dublin Road, Skerries. The new road is called Barnageeragh road and will be the main access and egress from Barnageeragh and Balbriggan Road into Skerries.  Drivers now have two (more…)

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The countdown is on to Balbriggan Summerfest!

0 May 17, 2019

The evenings are getting brighter, the sun is shining and that can only mean one thing, Balbriggan Summerfest is just around the corner.  The Balbriggan Summerfest committee, comprising of Shannon Marry, Gary Tolan, Kara Bissett, Wayne Lacey, Brian Howard, Fiona Kavanagh, Niamh Dunne (more…)

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Government launches Springboard+ 2019

0 May 15, 2019

The Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh and the Minister of State for Training, Skills Innovation, Research and Development John Halligan today launched a new suite of courses under Springboard+ 2019. This brings the number of courses to 285 and the number of places available from (more…)

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Exciting art project underway in Balbriggan

0 May 14, 2019

As we head closer to summer and the temperatures starts to increase a fantastic art project is taking shape on George’s Hill in Balbriggan. Balbriggan Tidy Towns in conjunction with Youthreach and artist Trish Weldridge are making sure that the flowers bloom this summer in Balbriggan as they take (more…)

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May McKeon celebrates turning 80

0 May 13, 2019

On Friday night May McKeon celebrated her 80th birthday surrounded by family and friends in the Bracken Court Hotel.  May, a former Town Councillor and  only retired in 2013 and always has a story to tell.  May’s daughters Grainne, Fiona, Niamh and son Diarmuid where there to (more…)