Lollipop Lady Nancy Retires

0 June 25, 2013

After nearly two decades of braving the wind, snow and the rain popular Lollipop lady Nancy Simpson retires from her post at St Peter & Paul’s National School in Balbriggan on Friday 28th June 2013. Nancy has ensured that generations of families have been kept safe as she helped them safely across the road. (more…)


Balbriggan Town Council Presentation to Winners of the Saint Patrick’s Day Art, Essay and Poetry Competition 2013

0 March 21, 2013

As part of the St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations, Balbriggan Town Council hold an Art, Essay and Poetry Competition for local schools and playschools. An Cathaoirleach Councillor Larry Dunne and the members of Balbriggan Town Council hosted an awards ceremony in the Town Hall on Thursday evening last, 21st March 2013 for the winning participants. (more…)


Barney Greene Tractor Run in Aid of St Francis Hospice

0 January 6, 2013

Barney Greene continues to pull it out of the hat for worthy causes and this years tractor run was no exception. Up to 100 tractors took part in this fundraising event for St Francis Hospice in Raheny and many more people turning out to support this great cause. Despite misplacing the keys of his Fordson Dexta Barney managed get the tractor started and lead his annual tractor run. (more…)


Public Display of Proposed Castlemill Link Road

0 October 5, 2012

The proposed link road from Moylaragh/Castlemill area to Naul Road is due to go out on public display Tuesday 9th October, 2012. This is indeed great news for Balbriggan, particularly for the residents of North West Balbriggan who are confined to access and exit by way of Moylaragh Road and Hamlet Lane, (more…)


Facebox Promotions “BAND NIGHT”in Balbriggan

0 July 30, 2012

Paul Mullen from Facebox Promotions ran a Band Night at the Combined Clubs in Balbriggan on Sunday 29th July 2012. The Band Night allowed up and coming young bands – Jaded Outset, Lifeline, The Legs, The Ladz and Sailing Stones – a chance to strut their stuff on stage. (more…)


Youthreach Balbriggan Awards Evening

0 October 6, 2011

Youthreach Balbriggan held their first awards evening on 6th October in the Bracken Court Hotel. The students received certificates for successful completion of courses which included First Aid – accredited by Order of Malta, Effective Communication and Leadership Development Skills, (more…)