Author: Aimee Walsh

Murder of Ashling ‘stemmed an outpouring of shock and deep upset’ in community

Murder of Ashling ‘stemmed an outpouring of shock and deep upset’ in community

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THE tragic death of Ashling Murphy has opened up a conversation about gender-based violence and highlighted our approach to it as a ...

Pig Farmers protest outside The Square over ‘income crisis’

Pig Farmers protest outside The Square over ‘income crisis’

Tallaght

PIG FARMERS protested at The Square Shopping Centre on Monday to highlight cost increases, stating that they are losing “over €35 on ...

Sports club land could reach €6m

Sports club land could reach €6m

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A HIGH-PROFILE sports club have put in a submission to South Dublin County Council’s Draft Development Plan to rezone a prime section ...

Anti-dumping measures put in place by council

Anti-dumping measures put in place by council

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A NUMBER of anti-dumping measures have been put in place by South Dublin County Council to tackle illegal dumping across the county, ...

Students deliver at Young Scientist expo

Students deliver at Young Scientist expo

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BRIGHT young students from local schools took part in this year’s BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition, which saw Dublin schools take ...

A moment of silence

A moment of silence

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VIGILS in memory of Ashling Murphy took place across the county as thousands of people turned out to express their solidarity and ...

Students’ garden shed raises over €4k for Pieta

Students’ garden shed raises over €4k for Pieta

Tallaght

TRANSITION year students at Firhouse Community College have raised over €4,000 for Pieta by raffling off a garden shed that they built ...

Mixed reactions to new pay and display parking

Mixed reactions to new pay and display parking

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THE introduction of pay and display parking in Monastery Rise in Clondalkin has received mixed reactions from residents, reports Aimee Walsh. The ...

‘When will I get surgery to fix my feet’ young girl keeps asking

‘When will I get surgery to fix my feet’ young girl keeps asking

Tallaght

AN 11-YEAR-OLD girl from Tallaght with spina bifida is one of 82 children in Ireland who have been “forgotten about” as they ...

€155,000 spent collecting waste during Halloween

€155,000 spent collecting waste during Halloween

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THE total amount of waste collected from Halloween bonfires by South Dublin County Council increased to 608 tonnes in 2021, up from ...