It’s ruff work but someone had to help introduce the children to these big, friendly dogs. Pictures: Joao Perussi

The first ever community fete took place in St Cuthbert’s Park . This summer celebration was organised by local residents with huge support from many organisations and individuals. The day was packed full of fun and events which included a football competition, musical stage, children’s activities, face painters, games, dog show, sweets and treats and much more. The Clondalkin Equine Club and Dublin Fire Brigade also took part in the day’s festivities.