Jimmy Guerin

Fingal County Council Events Unit

Here is an update from Fingal County Council on financial assistance for events taking place in 2019.

Christmas Tree Collection Points

Christmas Tree Collection Points 1st – 15th January 2019 Balbriggan/Skerries/Rush/Lusk (Enquiries – Operations Depot, tel.  01 890 5321)   Bath Road Car Park, Balbriggan Red Island Car park, Skerries Hayestown Open Space, Rush Orlynn Park Entrance, Access from Dublin Road, Lusk   Swords/Donabate/Portrane (Enquiries – Operations Depot, tel.  01 890 5625 /01 890 5946)   Estuary…
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Carols @ the Cross

Join the Howth gospel Choir & Friends This Saturday 15th December for Carols @ the Cross. This event will take place at Sutton Cross from 2-4pm. Please come along and support them (or join in!!) this is a big community event to raise money for several homeless charities

Community Funding to be approved today at Howth Malahide Area Meeting

I am delighted to confirm that the following community funding is to be approved at today’s Howth Malahide Area Meeting The 28th Dublin 7th Port Howth Scout Group are to receive €1,520.00 towards the cost of tents for the scouting group The Sutton Bridge Club are to receive €486.00 towards bidding boxes Mid Sutton/Bayside Bridge…
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Shops at Bayside

A number of residents have contacted me in relation to the shopping centre development at Bayside. I have confirmed this morning that this is going ahead as planned and any rumour that the anchor tenant has pulled out is incorrect. On the 23rd November last Fingal County Council granted planning permission for an additional floor…
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Bayside and Taking in Charge

Delighted to have attended the Residents meeting in Bayside Community Centre on Monday night where the possibility of Fingal County Council taking in charge the open spaces and greens within Bayside was discussed. The Committee has put in a tremendous amount of work and now need the signatures of the majority of residents within Bayside…
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Video of The St Lawrence Pipe Band Howth

It was a real honor to be Chieftain for The St Lawrence Pipe Band Howth yesterday as they hosted the East of Ireland Pipe Championships in Howth. It was an amazing event and enjoyed by many visitors as they walked about Howth and listened to the special sounds of the participating bands. The St Lawrence Pipe…
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Enforcement Notices Issued– Blackwood Lane

  I am pleased to be able to inform residents that Fingal County Council has issued Enforcement Notices on the owners of the land at Blackwood Lane. There was genuine concern amongst many residents of Portmarnock and Malahide in relation to the illegal traveller encampment and the hundreds that were gathering for what was being…
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The St Lawrence Pipe Band Howth

The St Lawrence Pipe Band, which is over 100 years old have used the Band Hall (Old School House) at Balglass Road Howth for more that 60 years. This School House originally owned by the British Education Board was transferred to the Parish in the eighties. The Parish now want the band to vacate this…
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Illegal Encampment at Blackwood Lane Portmarnock

I visited the illegal site at Blackwood Lane again this morning and was shocked at what I witnessed is very disturbing. The evidence on this site contradicts the talk of this being purely a religious festival. It is clear that a number of the people on this site are working on gardens and paving and…
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