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Update Regarding Water Quality on Fingal Beaches

0 August 7, 2014

Fingal County Council placed Advisory Notices on all designated bathing areas in the County because of heavy rainfall over the August Bank Holiday weekend. Bathing Water Samples were taken on Tuesday morning, 5th August 2014 and the Central Laboratory, (more…)

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The Hamlet Bar Charity Shave

0 August 7, 2014

In what has become an annual event the Hamlet Bar Charity Shave took place on Sunday 3rd August. Volunteers grew a mustache through the month of July and got sponsorship from their supporters for a great cause. All monies raised from this event will go to the Balbriggan Cancer Support (more…)

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Stolen and Damaged Cricket Pitch Cover

0 August 6, 2014

On Sunday/Monday and Monday/Tuesday night/morning between the hours of 11:00pm and 6:00am the cover for the cricket pitch in Balbriggan Town park (behind the church) was maliciously cut. On the first night a 10ft x15ft section was cut and taken then to add insult to injury (more…)

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Balbriggan F.C. Nursery

0 August 5, 2014

Want to get your children active? Do your children want to play football in a fun, game based format taught by FAI qualified coaches? Balbriggan F.C. is a community football club based in our clubhouse in Bath Road, Balbriggan. They offer football to both boys and girls of all ages regardless of ability.The club runs a very successful football nursery (more…)

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Red Flag Advisory Notices on Fingal Beaches

0 August 5, 2014

Cllr Grainne Maguire has forwarded a notice from George Sharpson, Principal Environmental Health Officer instructing that Advisory Notices be displayed at all beaches due to overflows at a number of pump stations. Red Flags will be flown at all beaches and Blue Flags (4 beaches) (more…)

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August Downpours Cause Flooding

0 August 3, 2014

Dublin was hardest hit by flooding as the east was soaked by torrential rain overnight on Friday night and all day Saturday. The recent fine weather was brought to an abrupt end as persistent rain battered the country. We headed out to check out how Balbriggan and surrounds was fairing out (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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Here Come the Girls…

0 July 28, 2014

The ladies came out in force on Sunday for the The Hamlet Ladies Charity 5km Walk in aid of Balbriggan Cancer Support Group. An annual quest, the Hamlet aims to raise even more money than last year. A big well done to everyone who took part and to all the supporters. (more…)