St Dominic's recognised as a 21st Century School of Distinction at US ceremony

St Dominic's recognised as a 21st Century School of Distinction at US ceremony

By Maurice Garvey 

A BALLYFERMOT school were recogni...

Residents slow to phone about attacks on CCTV cameras in communities

Residents slow to phone about attacks on CCTV cameras in communities

By Maurice Garvey 

AT A recent policing meeting in B...

New skatepark project to cost in excess of €1 million

New skatepark project to cost in excess of €1 million

By Maurice Garvey 

WORK on the new €1 million skatep...

Parents of brave Harry aim to put defibrillators in all schools

Parents of brave Harry aim to put defibrillators in all schools

By Brittany King

PARENTS of a baby born with half a heart...

St John Ambulance man nominated for Volunteer Ireland Awards

St John Ambulance man nominated for Volunteer Ireland Awards

By Maurice Garvey 

A LONG-serving member of St John ...

Drugs seizures top 33 mark in nine months

Drugs seizures top 33 mark in nine months

By Maurice Garvey

THERE have been 33 drug seizures in Ballyfermot in the first ni...

Vandals set fire to base of CCTV

Vandals set fire to base of CCTV

By Maurice Garvey

Vandals attacked CCTV cameras in Cherry Orchard in the lead-up ...

Ballyfermot man charged with two counts of rape

Ballyfermot man charged with two counts of rape

A BALLYFERMOT man charged with two rapes  has been sent forward for his trial at the...

Ballyfermot man jailed for 10 years for the sexual abuse of his twin sisters

Ballyfermot man jailed for 10 years for the sexual abuse of his twin sisters

By Isabel Hayes & Declan Brennan

A man who sexually a...

Bakery and café proposal to be run by ex-prisoners and drug users is lauded

Bakery and café proposal to be run by ex-prisoners and drug users is lauded

A PROPOSAL for a social enterprise bakery in Ballyfermot staffed by former addicts and pr...

  • True bugs, burnet moths and rare orchids in Tymon Esker
  • Citywise Education members visit Kenya to build classrooms
  • Ambulance forced to turn back at Edmondstown Road
  • Tallaght Athletic Club’s Rhasidat Adeleke dropped in to The Echo to talk about her recent 200m gold medal win
  • New look Go-Ahead bus enters Ballymount depot