Author: Mary Dennehy

‘Crack cocaine use is a permanent feature’

‘Crack cocaine use is a permanent feature’

Tallaght

THE support needed by families and communities impacted on by a rise in crack cocaine use was the focus of an address ...

Everybody can do something to make the world more welcoming

Everybody can do something to make the world more welcoming

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“EVERYBODY can do something to make the world a more accessible and welcoming place,” according to Selina Bonnie, the council’s Disability Liaison, ...

3,500 meals delivered by family support service

3,500 meals delivered by family support service

Tallaght

AFTER delivering 3,500 hot meals to families in the Tallaght area during the first 12 weeks of the pandemic, a local project ...

Victims of transphobia remembered

Victims of transphobia remembered

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MAYOR Peter Kavanagh paid tribute to the county’s transgender community during a flag-raising ceremony at County Hall, Tallaght. The Trans flag was ...

Primary schools will benefit from Hot Meals Programme

Primary schools will benefit from Hot Meals Programme

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MORE than 10 local schools are set to benefit from the Hot School Meals Programme, after the initiative was extended following a ...

1,000 appointments impacted by TUH power failure

1,000 appointments impacted by TUH power failure

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MORE than 1,000 appointments were impacted on by a recent power failure at Tallaght University Hospital. As reported in last week’s Echo, ...

The heart of the community

The heart of the community

Tallaght

DEERPARK this week celebrated the opening of its refurbished community centre, the “first stepping-stone” in a series of planned upgrades for the ...

New system will deliver ‘seamless’ patient services

New system will deliver ‘seamless’ patient services

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TALLAGHT University Hospital has introduced a new electronic patient record system which, replacing the existing paper-based records and processes, is the first ...

Public can have their say on modernising shopping centre

Public can have their say on modernising shopping centre

Tallaght

A VIRTUAL consultation room for a scheme that involves the upgrading of the Castletymon Shopping Centre and its surrounding area is open, ...

‘It’s time to give the Leaving Certificate back to students’

‘It’s time to give the Leaving Certificate back to students’

Tallaght

“It’s time to give the Leaving Certificate back to students” was Citywise Education’s closing statement during a recent Oireachtas address on reform ...