Category: Ballyfermot

Crumlin scores ‘very well’ in first IBAL litter survey

Crumlin scores ‘very well’ in first IBAL litter survey

Ballyfermot

CRUMLIN scored ‘very well’ in its first inclusion of the IBAL litter survey, with over half of the sites visited receiving a ...

Máirín (108) visits Baldonnel to celebrate cousin’s flypast

Máirín (108) visits Baldonnel to celebrate cousin’s flypast

Ballyfermot

ONE of Ireland’s oldest residents visited the Irish Air Corps Baldonnel base on Monday to celebrate another milestone. Máirín Hughes, who celebrated ...

New autism space will ‘take away some of the burden’ for parents

New autism space will ‘take away some of the burden’ for parents

Ballyfermot

THE opening of a new autism space will help to “take away some of the burden” for parents of children on the ...

Bugs, bees and biodiversity at the Bord Bia Bloom . . .

Bugs, bees and biodiversity at the Bord Bia Bloom . . .

Ballyfermot

Students and staff of National Learning Network Ballyfermot showcased their wildflower garden and bug hotel at Bord Bia Bloom during June bank ...

Singer Declan O’Rourke is grand marshall for festival

Singer Declan O’Rourke is grand marshall for festival

Ballyfermot

THE Cherry Orchard Arts Festival is taking place for the first time in three years and honouring Ballyfermot singer, songwriter, and author ...

‘We are supporting families  who are working but struggling’

‘We are supporting families who are working but struggling’

Ballyfermot

THE NEW poor are people who work, have a house, drive cars, but struggle to make ends meet, according to recent work ...

Festival season in full swing for Dublin South Central

Festival season in full swing for Dublin South Central

Ballyfermot

FESTIVAL season is in full swing for communities in Dublin South Central. Richmond Barracks in Inchicore held their festival at the end ...

Women’s recovery cafe aims to bridge gap in services

Women’s recovery cafe aims to bridge gap in services

Ballyfermot

A WOMEN’S recovery café has taken place with the intentions of designing an aftercare group to celebrate recovery and make it visible ...

103 purpose-built units for older persons officially opened

103 purpose-built units for older persons officially opened

Ballyfermot

A PURPOSE-built elderly housing development was officially opened in Crumlin last week. Fold Housing opened Ireland’s largest purpose-built scheme for older persons ...

St Pat’s are seeking support to develop Richmond Park

St Pat’s are seeking support to develop Richmond Park

Ballyfermot

LEAGUE of Ireland club St Patrick’s Athletic are seeking support to redevelop Richmond Park, including plans to increase to 8,000 seats. A ...