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Talented Northside runner is up and coming country star

Richard Mulligan has released his debut album.

Richard Mulligan has released his debut album.

Marian Butler 

NOT content with being a former international runner, seven times Irish Champion, World Silver Medallist, and European Champion, Northsider Richard Mulligan has ...

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Call for cycle route between Stillorgan and Blackrock

A Labour Party local election candidate has called for a new family-friendly cycle route linking Stillorgan and Blackrock villages.

Paul Gordon (pictured), who is running in Stillorgan, has called his proposal the Brewery to Blackrock Quietway, or B2B. He said the new route would make use ...

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Taking a dive!

Michal Navratin of the Czech Republic dives from the 27 metre platform at Dún Laoghaire Harbour during first competition day of the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series.

Michal Navratin of the Czech Republic dives from the 27 metre platform at Dún Laoghaire Harbour ...

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Miriam saddles up for Bloomsday rally

Miriam O’Callaghan pictured at the launch. PHOTO: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland

Miriam O’Callaghan pictured at the launch. PHOTO: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland

DESPITE the wind and rain, Miriam O’Callaghan managed to look summery at the launch of the 26th annual ...

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Arbour Hill complex reopens

Pictured with Lord Mayor of Dublin, Nial Ring, are residents Moses Hatton, Patrick Ryan and Joe Doyle.

Pictured with Lord Mayor of Dublin, Nial Ring, are residents Moses Hatton, Patrick Ryan and Joe Doyle.

LORD Mayor of Dublin, Nial Ring, officially opened a newly refurbished block ...

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Soccer project counts on success

Alex Butler Quinn of St Finbarr’s BNS, Cabra and his pals at the Bohemains FC More Than A Club certificate presentation. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Alex Butler Quinn of St Finbarr’s BNS, Cabra and his pals at the Bohemains FC More Than A Club certificate presentation. Photo: ...

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Southside hospital unveils most advanced radiotherapy machine

Pictured at Beacon Hospital with the Varian Edge radiotherapy machine are Professor John G Armstrong, director, Radiation Therapy Department at Beacon Hospital; Dr Alina Mihai, Consultant Radiation Oncologist at Beacon Hospital; and Michael Cullen, CEO of Beacon Hospital. PHOTO: NAOISE ...

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Countdown on for the elections

Photo by Darren Kinsella

Photo by Darren Kinsella

THERE comes a time when all the talking has to stop – at the doorsteps that is, as candidates try to cover the last bit of ground that might give them the edge in the run up to the Local and European ...

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MOVIE: A whole new world of Aladdin

WHEN the original trailer of the new Aladdin movie landed, fans couldn’t wait to express their disappointment. 

Will Smith was too blue, Jafar wasn’t creepy enough and basically don’t even try to remake the classic 1992 animated version starring Robin ...

2019-05-22 21:44 open_in_new
Dublin roofer’s fall leads to new career as midwife

Former roofer Paul Byrne at his new job.

Former roofer Paul Byrne at his new job.

ROOFER Paul Byrne made a dramatic career change when an accident left him hospitalised for several months.

The 50-year-old Southsider fell off a roof, breaking 11 bones. So during his ...

2019-05-22 15:26 open_in_new
Northside hospitals are involved in major survey 

Beaumont Hospital is taking part in the survey. FILE PHOTO: DARREN KINSELLA

Beaumont Hospital is taking part in the survey. FILE PHOTO: DARREN KINSELLA

A SURVEY is underway in four hospitals across North Dublin, offering patients the opportunity to share their experiences and tell ...

2019-05-22 10:07 open_in_new
Big names for Dalkey Book Fest

Stephen Fry is one of the stars at this year’s festival.

Stephen Fry is one of the stars at this year’s festival.

THE legendary Stephen Fry will join over 100 speakers in Dalkey in June for the 10th anniversary of its famous book festival.

Over one long weekend, from June ...

2019-05-22 10:07 open_in_new
HAPPENINGS:

House returns to the RDS Dublin for its fourth year from May 24 to 26.

House returns to the RDS Dublin for its fourth year from May 24 to 26.

House

Dublin upcyclers can bring life to a tired piece of furniture by having their upcycled piece showcased front and centre at ...

2019-05-21 21:31 open_in_new
Department responds to school concerns

A NORTHSIDE local election candidate is calling for a permanent location to be secured for a new Educate Together National School (ETNS).

Jeff Johnston, a Fine Gael candidate in the Clontarf Local Electoral Area (LEA), has expressed concern over the proposed temporary location for the ...

2019-05-21 15:13 open_in_new
Council declares climate emergency

DÚN Laoghaire Rathdown councillors have declared a Biodiversity and Climate Change Emergency.

At a council meeting last week, the local authority also approved a Climate Change Action Plan which sets out a series of targets aimed at adapting to and mitigating against climate ...

2019-05-21 09:58 open_in_new
Submissions invited for Dundrum plan

Minister Josepha Madigan pictured in Dundrum with Jim O’Leary, Anna Grainger and Cllr Pat Hand.

Minister Josepha Madigan pictured in Dundrum with Jim O’Leary, Anna Grainger and Cllr Pat Hand.

Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan, has announced the ...

2019-05-21 09:58 open_in_new
Locals recall Floppy with love

Floppy the dog was a Finglas legend.

Floppy the dog was a Finglas legend.

THERE was a lovely reaction from Northside People readers last week after we posted a photo of Floppy, the late Finglas dog, and it showed he’s clearly still remembered in the area with great ...

2019-05-20 20:19 open_in_new
Accessible bathroom opened at Marlay Park

Pictured above at the official opening of the Changing Places Accessible Facility in Marlay Park, Rathfarnham, were: (from left) Andrée Dargan, County Architect, Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council; John Murphy, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council; John Nolan with his service dog, Scully; ...

2019-05-20 15:04 open_in_new
Cyclists reject metro plan

The proposed Glasnevin MetroLink station will be on the site of the Brian Boru pub.

The proposed Glasnevin MetroLink station will be on the site of the Brian Boru pub.

DUBLIN cyclists have rejected plans to close the Royal Canal Greenway for up to six years during construction of ...

2019-05-20 09:49 open_in_new
COMMENT: Government needs to end ‘voluntary’ contributions in our schools

The right to free education is recognised in the Constitution. PHOTO: BIGSTOCK

The right to free education is recognised in the Constitution. PHOTO: BIGSTOCK

Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin

THE time has come to end so-called ‘voluntary ...

2019-05-20 09:49 open_in_new
MUSIC: Stomptown Brass headline Bulmer’s Carnival Night

The Stomptown Brass Band will be making some noise at this year’s Bulmers party.

The Stomptown Brass Band will be making some noise at this year’s Bulmers party.

STOMPTOWN Brass are the final act to be announced for this year's Bulmers Live at Leopardstown series, when the ...

2019-05-19 21:13 open_in_new