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Presidential Candidate

At their September meeting on Monday night councillors in Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Co Co agreed not nominate any person for election for election to the presidency. Under section 16 of the Presidential Elections Act 1993, notice was given to DLR councillors last...

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Traffic News for September from Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Co Co

DLRCC TRAFFIC NEWS Saturday, 1st September 2018 – to – Friday 7th September 2018 A public service provided by Municipal Services Department of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. Listed below are noteworthy road works of which the Traffic and Road Safety Section...

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Driving Tests

Senator Victor Boyhan calls on Minister for Transport, Shane Ross, to urgently sanction more Driving Testers. According to information sent to Senator Boyhan by the Road Safety Authority there are almost 83,000 people on waiting lists for driving tests with many...

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Museum of Childhood Project

Childhood and all that it means will be highlighted in a special Event Day to be held in Dún Laoghaire on Saturday, August 25th, as part of Heritage Week celebrations. Organised by the Museum of Childhood Project Ireland, Event Day will include a host of activities...

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Traffic News from Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Co Co

DLRCC TRAFFIC NEWS Saturday, 18th August 2018 – to – Friday, 24th August 2018 A public service provided by Municipal Services Department of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. Listed below are noteworthy road works of which the Traffic and Road Safety Section has...

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Dalkey Creates Festival

GET WRITING! ENTRIES OPEN FOR DALKEY CREATES SHORT STORY COMPETITION SUPPORTED BY BANK OF IRELAND €1,000 cash prize for the winner! The Dalkey Creates Festival is calling on writers from across the country to enter its annual Short Story Competition, which is...

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MetroLink

Residents in Ranelagh and Rathmines will be relieved to hear that the proposed closure of a road linking the two Dublin villages to allow upgrade to the Luas Green Line has been dropped. The National Transport Authority has redrawn plans for the metro which will run...

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Stepaside Garda Station

Former Minister for Justice Alan Shatter has accused Dublin Rathdown TD and Minister for Transport Shane Ross of bombastry and faking voters over the issue of Stepaside Garda Station. His comments were in response to report in the Irish Times that the station would...

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Dublin International Piano Festival

The Directors of the Dublin International Piano Festival & Summer Academy announce the details of this year’s programme, which will be staged across Ireland’s capital from July 22nd to 30th, 2017. Now in its 5th year, the 9-day festival makes a much anticipated...

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TASTE OF DUBLIN 2017

An estimated 10 billion champagne bubbles are expected to be consumed by attendees at this year’s Taste of Dublin in partnership with Electrolux which begins this Thursday 15th June and runs until Sunday 18th June. These bubbles will be served by Taste of Dublin in...

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Desktop Worshop 21st June

Mefacilyta DeskTop are hosting an Assistive Technology workshop to share with other service providers the work we have been doing on the Erasmus+ European funded project. This is a skill-teaching android application developed by the Vodafone Foundation in Spain. It...

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Green Schools Picnic

A Green Schools Picnic is being held in the People’s Park, Dún Laoghaire to celebrate the bestowing of the 100th Green Schools Award to a Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown School.  From 10am – 11am DLR Schools are invited to bring their Green Flags to use as picnic blankets to...

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KBC Bank Ireland launches new fund for Ireland’s Bright Ideas

KBC Bank Ireland has announced that as part of KBC Bright Ideas it has doubled its support fund to €200,000 and launched a new scheme for Ireland’s leading social innovators and entrepreneurs. KBC’s Business Bright Ideas will assist for-profit organisations in the...

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Power of Dreams

Live in studio we have The Power Of Dreams Show with Marian Shanley, Padraic Marren & Special guest Glenn Gigi Gannon - with his vast experience from writing over 30 songs, he will be talking about music composition. They will also be chatting about music videos...

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