Category Archive: Summertime East Wall

Aug 07

Government Minister attends Youth Club Summer party

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Katherine Zappone , Minister for Children and Youth Affairs made a visit to East Wall last week . She dropped in to the Youth Club on Strangford road , where the  Summer Project party was taking place . The Minister was welcomed by Maureen O’Sullivan and Marie O’Reilly , founding members of the club which …

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Jun 29

Fourth of July Parade – for the first time ever !

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For the first time ever East Wall will be hosting a ‘Fourth of July’ parade , starting @ 2pm at the Sean O’Casey Community Centre. All welcome to this spectacular event , which will also hold a collection to benefit Temple Street Children’s Hospital .  

Jun 01

EAST WALL FESTIVAL WEEK 2015 – Brochure now available

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May 17

EAST WALL FESTIVAL: 1975 – 2015 “…the soundtrack of your life”.

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  “Music is the soundtrack of your life.” On this date four decades ago there was great excitement in the locality. The people of East Wall were busy preparing for the first Festival, just three weeks away. And if music does, as the quote says, provide a soundtrack for our lives , then this is …

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May 08

FESTIVAL WEEK 2015 : June 6th -13th

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Can you believe it was almost 40 years since the great community festivals of the 1970′s began ? Our first festival was in June of 1975 ! Next month let’s remember the great community spirit of old and celebrate how it has lived on. Check out our facebook page for details – a full programme …

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Aug 17

“The Risen People” In East Wall

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“The Risen People” In East Wall 1913 – 2003 – 2013  “The Risen People” cast   This month one hundred years ago the great Lockout began. At that time, East Wall, and the entire Docks area was at the centre of this major historical event. Most local industries were involved and had employees locked out, …

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Jul 23

Lords of the dance at the Family Fun Day, June 2013

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It wouldn’t be a real ‘fun-day’ without dancing, and on June 16th East Wall was stepping out in style. Led by John, the ‘Lord of the Dance’ himself, there was no holding them back, and again the inclusive and inter-generational nature of our events is clear to see.

Jun 11

FAMILY FUN DAY 16TH JUNE

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