Friday, November 17, 2017

Anti-vandal fences last just a single day

SOUTH Dublin County Council has admitted it is having “continuous problems” maintaining the boundaries on a tract of land at Clonburris earmarked for housing. The...

District’s scale of fake breath tests blasted

The garda division covering Lucan and Clondalkin recorded the second-highest rate of fake breath tests in the country, figures show. The investigation into false recording...

Balgaddy playground hit by vandals despite CCTV

Vandalism is keeping children and parents from making use of their local playground in Balgaddy. Cllr Mark Ward (SF) shared pictures last week of a...

Concern at lack of social housing for Clonburris

Over 8,000 homes planned for 280 hectares at new town

Excitement builds as Lucan Festival lineup revealed

EXCITEMENT is building for the Lucan Festival following confirmation of the full programme at the official launch of the festival on Monday, August 14,...

Tourism boost as projects set to share €20k

TWO local tourism projects are to receive €20,000 in funding under the Governments’ 2017 Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme. The funding is part of an €11...

Punched stranger at hotel

A FATHER-of-two who punched a stranger in the face, fracturing his cheekbone, has been given a suspended sentence. Colin O’Kelly, with an address in Newcastle...

Trad group seek new musicians

COMHALTA Ceoltoiri Eireann are seeking musicians for their new term, with the Irish traditional music group’s openings for U-12, U-15 and U-18 players. They...

Bottle bank leads to ‘eye-sore’ claim

CONCERNS have once again been raised about dumping at the bottle bank at Spar in Ballyowen. Pictures emerged last week of a large numbers of...

Man jailed for four and a half years for €140k drugs delivery

A MAN caught transporting cocaine valued at €140,000 following a “controlled delivery” of a suspicious package has been jailed for four and a half...

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