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Phoenix take International Stage by storm

0 July 21, 2016

With guts and determination local athletes Edel Cooke and Nicole McHugh, from Phoenix baton twirlers packed their bags to participate for Ireland at the European Club Championships in France. After months of meticulous intensive training and years of hard work our girls (more…)

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St Mary’s Baton Twirlers End of Year Display

0 June 20, 2016

St Mary’s Baton Twirlers held their end of year display on Saturday 18th June in Stamullen. The club was joined by athletes from Clareville  Ten athletes from the club will be traveling to to Slovenia at the end of the month to take part in the EFBT European Twirling Club competition. Each (more…)

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Fingal Scouts County Beaver Challenge Day

0 June 12, 2016

A great day on Balbriggan beach today as Beaver scouts from all over Fingal took part in the Beaver fun day.  With lots of activities and tasks planned for the day the beavers had a chance to try out TNT balloon pumping, a quiz, throw the beanie in the buckets, sandcastles and so much (more…)

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Preston Family Descendants Return to Gormanston

0 May 18, 2016

Today saw direct descendants of the Preston family who lived in Gormanston castle return to St. Christopher’s church in Stamullen where there great grandfather is buried. Katie Lukas and Andrew Lukas came to visit their niece Alice Coghlan (owner of the new pottery shop on Drogheda Street (more…)

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ABTI Baton Twirling National Championships

0 March 23, 2016

Gormanston Park sports complex hosted the Association of Baton Twirling in Ireland’s National Championships on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th March 2016. The championships saw performances from over 300 athletes from Meath, Louth, Fingal, Wicklow, Cork city, Cork County, (more…)

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Poker Classic in aid of Irish Guide Dogs

0 February 6, 2016

The annual poker night in aid of the Balbriggan\North County Dublin Branch of Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind took place on Friday night 29th January in Whites Pub Stamullen. The poker night was well attended and once again organizer Maureen Andrews of Bellewstown has donated all (more…)

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Barnes Family Challenge Adversity to Help Others

0 December 29, 2015

2014 was a tough year in the Barnes household as mum Catherine was diagnosed with Breast Cancer. The support that Catherine and the family received during this time was fantastic, but the support that mum Catherine has received, and is still receiving, from the (donation funded) Balbriggan (more…)

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Stamullen needs a Playground!

0 October 10, 2015

Stamullen is a thriving and growing community with a lot of young families who currently have to travel to other local towns and parks to avail of their local playground facilities. A group of local Stamullen residents have setup a local committee with the goal of providing a local playground (more…)