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Stolen bikes – can you help?

0 March 1, 2019

Yesterday two bikes were stolen from the fence at the Ladies Stairs between 3 and 5 o’clock. They were two black hybrids and were locked together and also locked to the wooden fence at the closest car park to the stairs themselves. They were male and female bikes both of the same name, Kelly’s (more…)

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Crisis at St. Michael’s House in Skerries

0 January 29, 2019

Cllr Tony Murphy, Board of management member of St Michael’s House Skerries was delighted when Finian McGrath took up the invitation to visit St. Michael’s House Skerries on Monday 28th of January. At a meeting with Finian McGrath Independent TD Minister of state for Disability issues (more…)

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Reimagine Rockabill

0 January 18, 2019

Patricia Langon has launched a new website called Reimagine Rockabill. Rockabill is a group of two islands, “The Rock” and “The Bill”, lying in the western Irish Sea about 6 kilometres east-north-east of Skerries. The larger island is home to the Rockabill Lighthouse which is owned by the (more…)

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Christmas Tree Recycling Locations

0 January 1, 2019

So it’s nearly time to take down the Christmas tree for another year and if you had a real tree you will be happy to know that you can drop your tree off for recycling from 1st to 15th January 2019. Please note that only Christmas trees will be accepted, other green waste, Christmas tree (more…)

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Two killer whales spotted off Rockabill

0 November 19, 2018

Two killer whales were spotted on Saturday off Rockabill lighthouse by fishermen.  The whales were approximately 6 miles east of Rockabill hunting on what crew felt were either seals or harbour porpoise. The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group says it is the second killer whale sighting since 30th (more…)