Category Archive: Christmas

Dec 22

Celebrating Christmas with a “Selection Box” by Paul O’Brien

  A Christmas treat from Paul O’Brien , as he reminds us of that great seasonal   tradition , the “Selection Box”.

Jan 03

East Wall Remembrance Ribbons 2015

A very happy new year to you all . See video of the various ribbons which decorated the Christmas Tree of Remembrance 2015 , a tribute to all  those from our community who have passed on or are living elsewhere .   Remember , once an East Waller always an East Waller .

Dec 24

Have a very Happy Christmas 2015

John Moran photo

(Photo by John Moran , used with permission)  

Dec 20

Christmas Tree of Remembrance 2015

We hope you enjoy this short video of images from the lighting ceremony of the East Wall Village Tree of Remembrance . It is an important event for the community , of real significance to the diaspora , remembering family , friends and neighbours …wherever they may be.  

Dec 20

Christmas lights and co-operation from Central Bank Developer

L to R: John Nolan, Shane Cryan, Darragh Power, Peter Sheil, Cathal Healy

The following community groups East Wall Youth, Nascadh CDP and North Port Dwellers Association would like to thank the Central Bank and Walls construction for their help and support over the last year .When work commenced on the long dormant building  Walls Construction proved to be very considerate neighbors and listened to what residents had …

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Nov 29


Christmas Fair 2015 weekend (1)_Page_2

The East Wall Community Christmas events will be  taking place next weekend . On Saturday 5th December and Sunday 6th December the now traditional annual celebrations take place – the lighting of the tree of rememberance , the fairat the Sean O’Casey Centre and of course … for one day only Paddy the Butcher takes …

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Dec 24



    Hard Times of a Dublin Childhood   She knelt on a kitchen chair Looking out the window The soles of her old shabby runners faced us as we sat at the kitchen table My mammy told her to watch The Hillside Stores She put sixpence in her hand and told her as soon …

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Dec 21



The annual Christmas Fair at the Sean O’Casey Community Centre and traditional Santa visit took place on Sunday 7th December. A great day it was too , even if circumstances beyond our control meant that the much anticipated Reindeers didn’t arrive . See a small selection of photos from the afternoon , featuring the eager …

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