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Stamullen Village Christmas Market

0 December 16, 2012

More than just a craft fair, the Stamullen Village Christmas Market created the perfect atmosphere to mix and mingle with friends and family. The market was the first of its kind in the village, and the perfect way to get into the festive mood. (more…)

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Balbriggan Horticultural Society Christmas Floral Art Demonstration

0 December 14, 2012

Balbriggan Horticultural Society held a Christmas Floral Art demonstration by Margaret Curtis and Julie Tracy in the Scout Den, Market Green, on Thursday 13th December 2012. There was a fantastic turnout on the night and Margaret and Julie put on a fantastic show. All arrangements were raffled on the night the lucky winners were thrilled to be taking home these fantastic works of art. (more…)

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The Pebble – How Far Would You Go To Find Yourself?

0 December 14, 2012

Balbriggan born author Paul Guildea releases his novel ‘The Pebble’ on eBook on the morning of the Winter Solstice 21st December. An award winning youth worker, Paul has long sought to write more than just creative fiction, but rather, in a unique way, bring both late teen and adult readers into a story and while there, tease their thoughts on a number of levels. (more…)

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‘A Stocking Full of Stories’ is Launched at Ardgillan Castle

0 December 13, 2012

“A Stocking Full of Stories” is a wonderful collection of stories written by children, teenagers and adults attending Megan Wynne’s creative writing classes in Skerries, Malahide and Donabate. As well as providing an invaluable opportunity for these budding authors to have their work published, all profits from “A stocking Full of Stories” will provide much needed funds for Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital in Crumlin. (more…)

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Balbriggan Community College Students Create Record Number of Hampers for SVP

0 December 13, 2012

Students from Balbriggan Community College created 21 family hampers, 8 single hampers, 3 gifts & games hampers for St. Vincent de Paul (SVP). The hampers are being collected by St. Vincent de Paul tomorrow and will no doubt go a long way in making someone Christmas easier this year. This is a record number for the school and a BIG Well done to all the students and the teachers involved in making this happen! (more…)

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Balbriggan Bank Machine Scam!

0 December 12, 2012

Recently in Balbriggan a scam was carried out at an ATM machine. The scam involves the cash dispensing slot as opposed to the card slot and the card skimming scam that we may all be aware of. It is suspected that something is placed in the machine to stop the cash coming out and the customer thinks the machine is broken/empty and walks away. (more…)

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Balbriggan Lady Michelle Reilly Francis Loses Whopping 92lbs in 9 months

0 December 11, 2012

ProFitness, a personal training gym in Balbriggan is responsible for the amazing weight loss in one of its members, Michelle Reilly Francis in just over 9 months. Michelle Reilly Francis who trained at ProFitness a whopping lost 92 lbs between January 28th and November 15th. She went from a size 26-28 to a size 12-14 and dropped to 11st from 18st. (more…)

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Christmas Craft Fair in Combined Clubs, Balbriggan

0 December 10, 2012

There was a Christmas Craft Fair in the Combined Clubs Balbriggan on Sunday 9th December with a fantastic array of goods on sale. We managed to pick up some fantastic presents at knock down prices. The Balbriggan Fish & Farmers Christmas Craft Market will return to St. Georges Square on Saturday the 15th December from 10:00am to 2:00pm. (more…)