Tallaght

Brady’s Field bungalow knocked down after fire damage

Aimee Walsh- October 27, 2021 0

THE bungalow on Brady’s Field has been knocked down after it was damaged by a fire in recent months. The stand-alone bungalow on what is ... Read More

Brady’s Field bungalow knocked down after fire damage
Tommy’s legacy lives on

Tommy’s legacy lives on

Tallaght 0

THE legacy of Tommy Gilson, who passed away last year and was instrumental in developing services to assist drug users in Jobstown and the wider ... Read More

Social housing projects delayed for five months

Social housing projects delayed for five months

Tallaght 0

THE expected completion date for two social housing developments for older people in Springfield, Tallaght, have been pushed back to the end of March 2022. ... Read More

Clondalkin

Petty issues should not clog up council meetings

Maurice Garvey- October 27, 2021 0

PETTY issues such as graffiti and hedge cutting should not be clogging up agendas at local council meetings, but time delays in identifying owners of ... Read More

Petty issues should not clog up council meetings
Clondalkin Equine Club to host open day as part of aware week

Clondalkin Equine Club to host open day as part of aware week

Clondalkin 0

ANYONE interested in horses or a career in the equine industry is encouraged to register for an open day at Clondalkin Equine Club on Saturday, ... Read More

Basketballer tried to run from Gardai who arrested him

Basketballer tried to run from Gardai who arrested him

Clondalkin 0

A SUCCESSFUL young basketballer tried to run from gardai who arrested him when he was stopped driving without insurance. Kevin Anyanwu, aged 20, was pepper-sprayed ... Read More

Ballyfermot

Garda felt he would be killed when dragged by moving car

Echo Staff- October 21, 2021 0

A man who told a woman to clean a car of her fingerprints after she had just driven the vehicle while a garda was holding ... Read More

Garda felt he would be killed when dragged by moving car
Friend sustains ‘serious head injury’ in accident

Friend sustains ‘serious head injury’ in accident

Ballyfermot 0

A man who fled the scene after a crash which resulted in his friend sustaining “a very serious head injury” has received a fully suspended ... Read More

Redevelopment plans for Kilmainham Mill are delayed

Redevelopment plans for Kilmainham Mill are delayed

Ballyfermot 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

Lucan

Andrew made a wonderful contribution at Lucan school

Aimee Walsh- October 22, 2021 0

STAFF and students from one local school turned out in force to wish their deputy principal farewell as he left to take up a new ... Read More

Andrew made a wonderful contribution at Lucan school
Residents issues raised about the  future of management at Leisure Centre

Residents issues raised about the future of management at Leisure Centre

Lucan 0

THERE are questions and concerns regarding the new Lucan Leisure Campus, with councillors and members of the community seeking clarification about future management of the ... Read More

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

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

Lucan 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

Sport

Connolly and O’Sullivan goals get Ireland past Finland

October 26, 2021 0

FORMER Peamount United star Denise O’Sullivan grabbed a 56th-minute goal at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium this evening to give the Republic of Ireland women's national ... Read More

Connolly and O’Sullivan goals get Ireland past Finland
Sport

Jude’s overcome Davis’ to set-up meeting with giant killers Lucan

October 26, 2021 0

St Jude’s will face Lucan Sarsfields in the semi-final of the Dublin Senior One Football Championship following their 3-14 to 0-15 victory over Thomas Davis ... Read More

Jude’s overcome Davis’ to set-up meeting with giant killers Lucan
Sport

King goal hands Saints another win against Dundalk

October 26, 2021 0

BILLY King struck a 26th-minute goal last night to give St Patrick’s Athletic their second win over Dundalk in the space of four days at ... Read More

King goal hands Saints another win against Dundalk
Sport

Lions fall just short in Division One, but success for Templeogue and Éanna in Super League

October 24, 2021 0

Despite forging a strong second half fightback, Dublin Lions suffered a 74-71 defeat to McGowan’s Tolka Rovers in the Division One of the Men’s Basketball ... Read More

Lions fall just short in Division One, but success for Templeogue and Éanna in Super League
Sport

Burke goal moves Rovers ever closer to defending Premier Division title

October 24, 2021 0

Substitute Graham Burke struck a 65th-minute goal at Bishopsgate last night to give runaway SSE Airtricity League Premier Division leaders Shamrock Rovers a 1-0 victory ... Read More

Burke goal moves Rovers ever closer to defending Premier Division title
Business

Peamount rehabilitation unit is recognised with the Healthcare Excellence Award

October 19, 2021 0

PEAMOUNT Healthcare’s new rehabilitation unit was recognised for the work they delivered to patients during Covid. The group were finalists at the Healthcare Excellence Awards ... Read More

Peamount rehabilitation unit is recognised with the Healthcare Excellence Award
Business

‘Thank Your Cleaner Day’ is opportunity for firms to show appreciation to cleaners

October 19, 2021 0

LOCAL businesses are encouraged to acknowledge the hard work and dedication of cleaners and the importance of the work they do this October for ‘Thank ... Read More

‘Thank Your Cleaner Day’ is opportunity for firms to show appreciation to cleaners
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
Little John Centre to be demolished for 20 new older persons apartments

Little John Centre to be demolished for 20 new older persons apartments

Property 0

PERMISSION has been granted for the demolition of a community facility to construct a three- to four-storey development for older persons apartments. Number Four Red ... Read More

Conor McGregor’s Black Forge Inn upgrade plans

Conor McGregor’s Black Forge Inn upgrade plans

Property 0

THE Black Forge Inn, owned by MMA star Conor McGregor, could be set for further upgrades, as the company behind it seeks planning permission for ... Read More

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

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

Property 0

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

Arts & Culture

The Suspect: Aidan Turner takes on role in new ITV show

October 22, 2021 0

By Mathilda Harbering Playing Doctor Joe O’Loughlin in the new ITV show ‘The Suspect’ is former Walkinstown resident and Clondalkin native Aidan Turner. The actor ... Read More

The Suspect: Aidan Turner takes on role in new ITV show
Arts & Culture

Straight to Video: Tallaght set play live at The Civic

October 22, 2021 0

By London Brazal Emmet Kirwan’s new play ‘Straight to Video’ is debuting its world premiere on October 28 at The Civic in Tallaght. Presented by ... Read More

Straight to Video: Tallaght set play live at The Civic
Arts & Culture

Nature on our doorsteps: Bulbs for Bees

October 21, 2021 0

Now is the time to do something very easy to help our pollinating insects next springtime - plant some spring bulbs. Honeybees make and store ... Read More

Nature on our doorsteps: Bulbs for Bees
Arts & Culture

The House in the Woods: Zoe Miller talks about her gripping new book

October 19, 2021 0

Readers are led into a tangled web of secrets, and the exploration of a long-standing family rift that sees a retired actress and her grand-niece ... Read More

The House in the Woods: Zoe Miller talks about her gripping new book
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
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!