Tallaght

Tallaght Community Health Awareness Month – Check out free events here…

Mary Dennehy- October 14, 2021 0

TALLAGHT Community Health Awareness Month is entering its third week of events this Monday, October 18, with another packed schedule of free events for all ... Read More

Tallaght Community Health Awareness Month – Check out free events here…
Section of Belgard Road to be temporarily closed

Section of Belgard Road to be temporarily closed

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A SECTION of the Belgard Road will be temporarily closed for a number of weeks due to excavation and pipe-laying works for the Tallaght District ... Read More

Shine a light on the forgotten frontline – unpaid home carers

Shine a light on the forgotten frontline – unpaid home carers

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NOMINATIONS for the Netwatch Family Carer of the Year Awards, which helps to shine a light on Ireland’s forgotten frontline by recognising family carers and ... Read More

Clondalkin

Ava’s (10) football passion will inspire other players

Echo Staff- October 15, 2021 0

STARTING football at the age of six, 10-year-old Ava Buckley shows off her juggling skills while her devotion to the sport grows, reports London Brazil. ... Read More

Ava’s (10) football passion will inspire other players
Delighted mother is so proud of Hannah (15) on RTE show Kin

Delighted mother is so proud of Hannah (15) on RTE show Kin

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TEEN actor Hannah Adeogun didn’t just get to star in RTE show Kin, but she also managed to break out dance moves with her mates ... Read More

Local Faces: Noreen Byrne

Local Faces: Noreen Byrne

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A POWERHOUSE in community circles, Noreen Byrne has been working in the sector for over 30 years, involved in, at one time or the other, ... Read More

Ballyfermot

Redevelopment plans for Kilmainham Mill are delayed

Maurice Garvey- October 11, 2021 0

REDEVELOPMENT plans for Kilmainham Mill have been delayed, after the contractor withdrew from the project, reports Maurice Garvey. Dublin City Council bought Kilmainham Mill in ... Read More

Redevelopment plans for Kilmainham Mill are delayed
Man pays €2k compensation after assault case

Man pays €2k compensation after assault case

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A FATHER-of-five who punched and injured a man in a row at a west Dublin pub has been given a six-month suspended sentence. Darren King ... Read More

Initiative provides supports for drug users and families

Initiative provides supports for drug users and families

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A NEW strategic plan is set to be announced for Ballyfermot STAR CLG, an initiative that provides support for drug users, their families and the ... Read More

Lucan

RAMS remember people who lost their lives during pandemic with tree of hope

Aimee Walsh- October 14, 2021 0

MEMBERS of the Retired Active Men’s Social (RAMS) planted a tree of hope and a memory tree to remember those who lost their lives over ... Read More

RAMS remember people who lost their lives during pandemic with tree of hope
Autism assistance dog Ralph made an incredible mark on family

Autism assistance dog Ralph made an incredible mark on family

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AN AUTISM assistance dog who got married, raised money for charity, helped children with dog phobias and changed the lives of two young boys with ... Read More

New €500 million urban village development starts in Adamstown

New €500 million urban village development starts in Adamstown

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GROUND has broken at the new €500 million urban village development in Adamstown. Known as The Crossings, the village will be developed on a phased-basis ... Read More

Sport

Ireland squad named for World Cup qualifiers

October 15, 2021 0

PEAMOUNT United’s Áine O’Gorman and her former clubmates Claire Walsh and Niamh Farrelly have been named in the Republic of Ireland squad for the upcoming ... Read More

Ireland squad named for World Cup qualifiers
Sport

Towers make it back-to-back c’ship honours

October 15, 2021 0

By Eoghan Gardiner ROUND Tower secured back-to-back camogie championship titles after overcoming Kilmacud Crokes 2-10 to 2-4 in the Junior Three decider at Monastery Road ... Read More

Towers make it back-to-back c’ship honours
Sport

Frost and Ryan make cut for World Championships

October 14, 2021 0

KATE FROST from Templeogue has qualified for the World Badminton Championships in the women's doubles with her partner Moya Ryan. The two made the cut ... Read More

Frost and Ryan make cut for World Championships
Sport

Dominant St Anne’s storm to Championship crown

October 14, 2021 0

A RAMPANT St Anne’s, led by the brilliance of Emily Fogarty, were full value for their 4-15 to 2-4 win over Lucan Sarsfields in the ... Read More

Dominant St Anne’s storm to Championship crown
Sport

Local club golfers perform superbly in Carey Cup

October 14, 2021 0

LOCAL club golfers Robert Moran (Castle GC), Kate Lanigan (Hermitage GC) and Jake Whelan (Grange GC), turned in a string of superb performances for the ... Read More

Local club golfers perform superbly in Carey Cup
Business

Virtual Reality centre looks to bounce back from pandemic

October 12, 2021 0

A UNIQUE Virtual Reality experience has reopened its doors following the easing of restrictions and welcomes those looking for a different way to celebrate birthdays, ... Read More

Virtual Reality centre looks  to bounce back from pandemic
Business

Lion Medical Dental Clinic one-stop destination

October 12, 2021 0

ADVERTORIAL Lion Medical Dental Clinic in Tallaght is your one-stop destination for comprehensive dental treatments. Opening in November 2020 and conveniently located on High Street ... Read More

Lion Medical Dental Clinic one-stop destination
Business

Social Enterprise Thriftify officially launches new app for charity shops

October 12, 2021 0

BALLYFERMOT social enterprise Thriftify has officially launched their new app enabling charity shops to upload their items with ease and speed. Charities can now sell ... Read More

Social Enterprise Thriftify officially launches new app for charity shops
Business

League champions Shamrock Rovers record a loss of €1.8m

October 5, 2021 0

SHAMROCK Rovers recorded a loss after tax of almost €1.8 million, down from a profit of more than €627,000 the year before. Accounts for the ... Read More

League champions Shamrock Rovers record a loss of €1.8m
Business

Underworld Gaming aiming to become Ireland’s premier centre

September 30, 2021 0

A FIRST of it’s kind type of business opened last week in Tallaght, a gaming venue that aims to become Ireland’s premier centre for playing ... Read More

Underworld Gaming aiming to become Ireland’s premier centre
170 build-to-rent apartments are approved at Glen Abbey Complex

170 build-to-rent apartments are approved at Glen Abbey Complex

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A STRATEGIC Housing Development consisting of 170 build-to-rent apartments has been granted permission by An Bord Pleanála. Square Foot Property Services Limited have been given ... Read More

€2m budget allocated for District Centre Enhancement Scheme

€2m budget allocated for District Centre Enhancement Scheme

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A BUDGET of €2 million has been allocated for the District Centre Enhancement scheme, which will see South Dublin County Council make improvements to four ... Read More

Residents say 30m communications structure will be ‘eyesore’ in area

Residents say 30m communications structure will be ‘eyesore’ in area

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RESIDENTS have described plans to erect a 30 metre high communications structure in Slade, Saggart, as “unsightly” and an “eyesore”. ESB Telecoms Ltd lodged a ... Read More

Arts & Culture

Nature on our doorsteps: Autumn Chestnuts

October 14, 2021 0

The chestnut, or the conker, is one of the iconic fruits of autumn. When it falls from the tree and splits from its spiky case, ... Read More

Nature on our doorsteps: Autumn Chestnuts
Arts & Culture

O’Connell Street: The history and life of Dublin’s most iconic street

October 12, 2021 0

The rich history of O’Connell Street, encompassing the 1916 Rising and periods of time when it was lined with affluent hotels and department stores, is ... Read More

O’Connell Street: The history and life of Dublin’s most iconic street
Arts & Culture

Stephanie: New single from Emily 7

October 12, 2021 0

Fresh from a successful UK tour, local indie band Emily 7 recently released their new single ‘Stephanie’, replete with distorted guitars and an Oasis-indebted pomp. ... Read More

Stephanie: New single from Emily 7
Arts & Culture

Food with JP Passion: Comforting Traditional Irish Coddle

October 8, 2021 0

By JP Kennedy As many of you will know Coddle is a very old and traditional Dublin recipe originally devised as a way to use ... Read More

Food with JP Passion: Comforting Traditional Irish Coddle
Arts & Culture

Nature on our doorsteps: Galls galore

October 7, 2021 0

Galls are unusual growths that occur on the buds, stems, leaves and fruit of many plant species. They are caused by an insect, or by ... Read More

Nature on our doorsteps: Galls galore
Echo Rewind

Point in Time: Ballyfermot’s lost jewel

October 7, 2021 0

SEPTEMBER marked 25 years since some 650 workers from the Semperit plant in Ballyfermot saw a huge chapter of their working lives brought to a ... Read More

Point in Time: Ballyfermot’s lost jewel
Echo Rewind

Point in Time: Lucan back at the ’90s

August 29, 2021 0

IT WAS all happening in Lucan in the 1990s as the country hobbled from a period of bleak recession into the warm glow of the ... Read More

Point in Time: Lucan back at the ’90s
Echo Rewind

Point in Time: A new home for the force

July 19, 2021 0

By Stephen Leonard STANDING alone and impressively amid clear green fields just off the Belgard Road, there was little to impede sight of the new ... Read More

Point in Time: A new home for the force
Echo Rewind

Point in Time: The fight to save the Mill

June 23, 2021 0

By Stephen Leonard THE metal gates that barred entry to the Clondalkin Paper Mill in late January 1982 could do little to check the flood ... Read More

Point in Time: The fight to save the Mill
Echo Rewind

Point in Time: ‘There’s always that line back to the home ship’

May 27, 2021 0

By Stephen Leonard TU DUBLIN Tallaght is not short on success stories throughout its near 30-year-long history so far, and that of Christine Nangle is certainly ... Read More

Point in Time: ‘There’s always that line back to the home ship’
Sponsored Content

REA McGee brings two properties in Rathfarnham and Drimnagh to market

October 8, 2021 0

ADVERTORIAL REA McGee has brought two homes to market in the Rathfarnham and Drimnagh areas, with viewings now open. The first home is a four-bed ... Read More

REA McGee brings two properties in Rathfarnham and Drimnagh to market
Sponsored Content

Funfair Family Sensory Morning at Fundamania

October 8, 2021 0

ADVERTORIAL Fundamania is proud to announce its Family Sensory Morning, which will run on October 16 from 11am to 1pm at The Square in Tallaght.  ... Read More

Funfair Family Sensory Morning at Fundamania
Sponsored Content

Migraine Association of Ireland – Migraine in the Workplace Event

July 26, 2021 0

Advertorial We are delighted to be joined by Elena Ruiz de la Torre, Executive Director of the European Migraine and Headache Alliance to speak about Migraine in ... Read More

Migraine Association of Ireland – Migraine in the Workplace Event
Sponsored Content

New Liffey Valley Hearing Healthcare Clinic

July 20, 2021 0

Advertorial The ‘hear and now’ is coming to Clondalkin this week with the opening of a state-of-the-art new Hidden Hearing audiology clinic at Liffey Valley ... Read More

New Liffey Valley Hearing Healthcare Clinic
Sponsored Content

Multi-activity Summer Camp for Champs!

June 28, 2021 0

Advertorial Top Camps is a new local and exciting Multi-Activity Summer Camp. We have an exhilarating programme with action packed, fun filled and educational activities ... Read More

Multi-activity Summer Camp for Champs!