Dublin 8 Community Services

FRG Updates

Near FM interviews our Coordinator Tom Brunkard

// Jan 21st, 2020
Near FM interviews our Coordinator Tom Brunkard
Tom Brunkard – Fountain Resource Group, St. Jame’s Parochial Hall joins Austin McCoy and Paul Murray to speak all about their Senior Citizens’ Services and activities   Click the... 
More »

Culture

The Story of St Valentine’s Day

// Feb 18th, 2020
The Story of St Valentine’s Day
The Story of St Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day is celebrated annually with fervour in memory of martyrdom of Saint Valentine. It is celebrated on 14th of February, every year. Initially... 
More »

Science & Technology

Images Capture The Sun in Unprecedented Detail

// Feb 26th, 2020
Images Capture The Sun in Unprecedented Detail
New Images capture the face of the sun in unprecedented detail What you are looking at is not the the crispy golden inside of a Cadbury’s Crunchy nut bar. It’s not some large pot of your... 
More »

Useful Info

Weekly Planning List 08/20 (17/02/2020-21/02/2020)

// Mar 10th, 2020
Weekly Planning List 08/20  (17/02/2020-21/02/2020)
Weekly Planning List 08/20 (17/02/2020-21/02/2020) – The most recent planning list for the Dublin 8 area All applications received will be considered by the Planning Authority to determine... 
More »

Local News

New Boutique Hotel for Echlin Street

// Jan 13th, 2020
New Boutique Hotel for Echlin Street
New Boutique Hotel for Echlin Street Boutique hotels are small, stylish hotels with a unique selling point and it looks like one is coming to Dublin 8. This 11-bedroom hotel will be located... 
More »

Lifestyle

Guess the Dublin Clock!

// Mar 10th, 2020
Guess the Dublin Clock!
    Guess the Dublin Clock!  Can you guess all eight of these iconic Dublin Clocks?  Check the bottom for the answers! 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Answers 1. St. George’s Church,... 
More »

Local History

Sir Toby Butler

// Mar 10th, 2020
Sir Toby Butler
Sir Toby Butler – In this article, Historian Sean J Murphy explains the life of Solicitor General of Ireland, SIr Toby Butler who is interred in St James Graveyard, a fascinating slice... 
More »

Your Say!

A Mother’s Love

// Mar 23rd, 2020
A Mother’s Love
A Mother’s Love  By Yvonne Eccles Jackie glanced at the clock on the wall and sighed with relief time to shut down her computer and tidy her desk it was time to go home, muttering to herself... 
More »
#Dublin8 News

Featured

A Mother’s Love

A Mother’s Love

A Mother’s Love  By Yvonne Eccles Jackie glanced at the clock on the wall and sighed with relief time to shut down her computer and tidy her desk it was time to go home,... 

Featured

An Thuras Fada Part VI

An Thuras Fada Part VI

An Thuras Fada Part VI – Chapter VI of Tony Kennedy’s ‘An Thuras Fada’ now online. This insightful piece of Dublin life perfectly illustrates that Ireland has some... 
© 1991-2014 Fountain Resource Group Ltd. · Registered Company Number: 193051C · RSS · Website designed by Solid Website Design