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Feb 10

Reflections on a Liffey Sunset

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A picture speaks a thousand words , so what more can we say . Beautiful images by local photographer Karl Larkin, taken in January 2013.

Jan 20

Seeking Return of Stolen House Deeds

Following a burglary on Seaview Avenue in December it was discovered that the house deeds were missing. These are of absolutely no value to anybody other than the home owner. If these can be returned it would be much appreciated and will be accepted on a ‘no questions asked’ basis. They can be dropped off …

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Apr 25

“No more on the Docks I’ll be seen …” Remembering those who’ve gone before us

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“No more on the Docks I’ll be seen …” Remembering those who’ve gone before us Last weekend saw hundreds of people attend the first ever Service of Remembrance for all deceased Dublin Dockworkers. A lone piper led a candle-lit procession from the five lamps down Seville Place to join an Ecumenical service in St. Laurence …

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Apr 18

Service of Remembrance for all Deceased Dockworkers

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Apr 08

Local Hero saves neighbours life on St. Marys Road , 1980

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  On this date, 8th April, in 1980 the story above was on the front page of the Evening Press. It tells of how local hero James Whittaker saved the life of Peter Keane on St. Marys Road when his grocery shop caught fire. The great photo below shows a much younger James Whittaker (fireman …

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Jan 24

Lord Mayor launches Intergenerational relations seminar in St. Marys Youth Club

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East Wall shows the way with Intergenerational relations Lord Mayor launches seminar in St. Marys Youth Club     “The older generation no longer look down on the young people or see them as troublemakers and slowly intergenerational friendships are developing. It’s absolutely fantastic to see especially for an area that has had so much …

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Nov 19

TWO WRITERS READ FROM THEIR BOOKS- John Shea and Oran Ryan

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TWO WRITERS READ FROM THEIR BOOKS John Shea and Oran Ryan 8 pm, Main Hall Sean O’Casey Centre, Thursday 22nd Nov John Shea is a novelist from Queens, New York His second novel, Cut and Run in the Bronx, is a comic cop thriller set in modern day New York. John Shea taught at Rice High …

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Nov 12

Our School Around the Corner – the first archive material is now available

Our School Around the Corner  - the first archive material is now available   Some say they were “the best years of our lives” . Whether that’s true or not, everybody had their school days , and everybody is welcome to attend the second annual “School Around The Corner” event , part of the  East Wall …

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Nov 08

Johnny Cullens Hill

Johnny  Cullens Hill Due to circumstances beyond our control the unveiling of the name plate on Johnny Cullen’s Hill has been postponed for one week.This community event will now take place next Saturday, 17th November at 12 pm. We are sorry for any disappointment caused, and look forward to seeing you all at the re-scheduled unveiling.All other events are taking …

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