Balbriggan Street Olympics 2012

0 August 6, 2012

Balbriggan Street Olympics took place on Monday 6th August and what a fantastic day it turned out to be. The teams had the chance to compete in a series of challenges which included boxing, archery, athletics, soccer and tennis. There was some great competition on the day and the teams even stopped play so that they could watch Katie Taylor’s win in the quarter final in the London 2012 Olympics. (more…)


Tesco Balbriggan Fun Run in Aid of Aware

0 August 5, 2012

The runners were out in force this morning as the Tesco 5k & 10k fun run got underway in Balbriggan . The runners made their way around the ring road raising €1,000 for Aware. Everyone made their way back to the Tesco canteen for refreshments and a chit chat about the race. (more…)


Laytown Summer Festival Returns After 20 Years…

0 August 5, 2012

Laytown held it’s first summer festival in over 20 years and it was great to see such a great turnout for this event. The parade was led by St.Laurence O’Toole Pipe Band followed by dancers from the Campbell Academy of Irish Dancing. All of the children came in fancy dress and were invited onto the stage by the committee where a winner for the best fancy dress was chosen. (more…)


Balbriggan Town Council Newsletter Summer 2012

0 August 3, 2012

The latest edition of the Balbriggan Town Council newsletter is now available in electronic format. Hard copies will be available in various locations throughout the town in the coming days. The Balbriggan Town Council have decided not to do a 7,000 print run and deliver to every door on the basis of cost, most people have “no junk mail” notices on their doors and also due to the massive amount of people who look at the community website. (more…)


O’Dwyers GAA Junior Summer Camp

0 August 1, 2012

O’Dwyers GAA Junior Summer Camp is taking place this week and we were there to capture some of the stars of the future. A great week for these young players to hone their skills on the pitch… A very enjoyable week and a chance for these young players to use up some of their endless energy! (more…)


Pleasant August Evening in Balbriggan!

0 August 1, 2012

This evening turned out to be lovely in Balbriggan. With the tide nearly full in and the water really calm it is just what you’d expect of an August evening….here’s hoping it’s the start of some really overdue nice weather! (more…)