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October Talk: More Old Memories of Balbriggan – Speaker May Mckeon

October Talk: More Old Memories of Balbriggan – Speaker May Mckeon

A huge and enthusiastic crowd attended Balbriggan and District Historical Society’s October talk featuring May McKeon and also students from Loreto Secondary School. Former County Councillor May, a longtime member of the Society and current committee member, gave us the second installment of her talk called Old Memories of Balbriggan. Anyone who heard May’s talk this… Continue Reading

Fingal Heritage Network Culture Night Milestone Inn

Fingal Heritage Network Culture Night Milestone Inn

The Milestone Inn came alive with the sound of music for the Fingal Heritage Network Culture night on Friday evening 13th of October. Culture Night is an annual event where the various historical societies in Fingal get together for an evening of stories and song and  there were 11 different Societies represented on this occasion.  This… Continue Reading

Balbriggan Library Bell returns to its rightful home

Balbriggan Library Bell returns to its rightful home

The return of the Balbriggan Library Bell was marked by a visit to the library by the Mayor of Fingal, Cllr. Mary McCamley on 12th October. Also in attendance on the day were Chief Executive of Fingal County Council Paul Reid as well as Local Councillors Gráinne Maguire, Malachy Quinn and Tony Murphy as well… Continue Reading

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