Football club closes gates to prevent joyriders destroying playing pitches

Football club closes gates to prevent joyriders destroying playing pitches

By Aideen O'Flaherty

CHERRY Orchard Football Club in Ballyfermot has had to c...

Burnt-out car on pitch an ‘attack on community’

Burnt-out car on pitch an ‘attack on community’

By Aideen O'Flaherty

A CAR that was left burnt out at a goal post, on pi...

‘I want them to know they are not alone – there is help’

‘I want them to know they are not alone – there is help’

By Aideen O'Flaherty

THE BROTHER of a young woman who died by suicide la...

Heritage Group delighted with the turnout for ‘walk and talk’

Heritage Group delighted with the turnout for ‘walk and talk’

By Maurice Garvey

THERE was a good turnout for the Ballyfermot Heritage ...

‘We cannot sit back and do nothing’ following tragedies

‘We cannot sit back and do nothing’ following tragedies

By Maurice Garvey

A COMMUNITY response to suicide has been organised for...

Security guard allegedly attacked by gang of up to 15 youths in park

Security guard allegedly attacked by gang of up to 15 youths in park

By Maurice Garvey

A SECURITY guard was allegedly assaulted by a gang of ...

Family are ‘overwhelmed’ with support from charity football match

Family are ‘overwhelmed’ with support from charity football match

By Maurice Garvey

THE family of recently deceased Declan ‘Deco’ Byrne we...

Contractor appointed for  new €1.6 million skatepark

Contractor appointed for new €1.6 million skatepark

By Maurice Garvey

A NEW contractor has been appointed for the €1.6m skat...

Summer Festival is in full swing with plenty of activities

Summer Festival is in full swing with plenty of activities

By Maurice Garvey

THE BALLYFERMOT Summer Festival is in full swing this ...

School awarded blue flag

School awarded blue flag

By Maurice Garvey

ST MICHAEL’S National School in Ballyfermot was awarde...

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