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Greener Communities Competition 2019 Now Open

0 July 11, 2019

Fingal County Council’s Environmental Awareness section is pleased to announce that new categories have been introduced in 2019 Greener Communities Competition. The focus this year is on increasing pollinators and biodiversity and on fostering sustainable communities, a key role we (more…)

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Help Stop Illegal Dumping

0 July 10, 2019

As you drive through Fingal you can’t but notice household and bulky waste being dumped along roadways and in isolated areas destroying our beautiful countryside. The Environment Section in Fingal County Council are currently involved in a number of anti-dumping campaigns to help (more…)

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Fingal to agree to new Tree Policy

0 July 9, 2019

Green Party Councillor for Balbriggan Joe O’Brien was successful in getting a motion passed at Fingal County Council this week which commits the Council to starting a review of the county’s current tree strategy before the end of the year. Speaking after the motion was passed Cllr. O’Brien (more…)

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HSE Know, Check, Ask campaign – safermeds.ie

0 July 8, 2019

The HSE has today (Monday, 8th July 2019) launched a campaign called Know, Check, Ask and a tool for the public to help improve the safe use of medicines. It will help people who take medicines and everyone involved in their care to make better decisions about their treatment. (more…)

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Balbriggan native Christine Hyde needs your help!

0 July 6, 2019

Update: Great news the Hyde family received the great news late on Thursday evening that they have been granted residency in Australia. The family are so excited and a huge weight has been lifted and they can continue their lives. The Hyde family are forever grateful to everyone who helped (more…)

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Hugely successful Flavours of Fingal Show

0 July 5, 2019

Newbridge House and Farm played host to another hugely successful Flavours of Fingal County Show on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June. The Flavours of Fingal event has grown significantly since it began 8 years ago and is now the biggest county show in the country. The weekend was (more…)

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Balbriggan Skatepark Update, 2nd July 2019

0 July 2, 2019

It’s been nearly six weeks since our update on the Balbriggan Skatepark progress and we are happy to say that work is progressing nicely.  The concrete slab has been poured and hey are now working on the ramps, rails, benches and banks.  We will continue to bring you updates on the (more…)