40th Birthday Party for Sharon Dunne

0 January 15, 2012

Family and friends gathered in O’Dwyers GAA Club on Saturday night to celebrate the Big 40 of Sharon Dunne. Many surprises were in store for Sharon on her big night especially when her Aunty Carmel arrived down from Dungiven, Co. Derry for the party. (more…)


A Beautiful Sunny Day in Balbriggan

0 January 2, 2012

2012 started off on the right note with the sun shining and what a difference it makes. With the Christmas temperatures highest on record you never really can tell what the Irish weather is going to do. Here are some photos we took today. (more…)


Balbriggan Christmas Day Swim 2011

0 December 25, 2011

You just can’t beat Christmas morning on Balbriggan beach where hundreds of people turn up to take part in the Christmas Day Swim. With as many spectators turning up to cheer on the swimmers this is a great event which brings the community together. The tide was full in and as soon as signal was given the swimmers took off at full speed into the icy waters. (more…)


Garda Horses visit Balrothery National School

0 December 22, 2011

The Garda horses visited Balrothery National School today as part of the prize won by Elen O’Driscoll (11) in the Balbriggan Gardaí Christmas Card Competition. Elen’s entry was made into the official Christmas card sent out by Superintendent J. Kelly of Balbriggan Garda Station this Christmas and she received a box of the cards and a gift card from Tesco. (more…)


Balrothery Junior Singers present Songs at Christmas

0 December 18, 2011

The Balrothery Junior Singers presented Songs at Christmas in the Heritage Centre Balrothery on Sunday 18th December. There was a lovely Christmas feeling in the Heritage Centre as these young singers filled the space with yuletide cheer. A great choral display from these young singers… (more…)


Big 80th Birthday Celebration for Chriss Benton

0 December 18, 2011

Family and friends of popular local women Chriss Benton enjoyed a beautiful afternoon in Balbriggan Golf Club when daughter Marion organised a surprise party to celebrate her 80th Birthday. Chriss who thought she was going to have a quiet lunch at the club was pleasantly surprised when she realised it was “Party Time” and it was all for her. (more…)