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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... 
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Culture

The Start of Irish Cinema

// Sep 16th, 2020
The Start of Irish Cinema
  The Start of Irish Cinema – Craig O Reilly delves into the origins of Irish movie making   The earliest origin of Irish filmmaking was originally newsreels, but by the 1920s... 
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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... 
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Useful Info

Weekly Planning Permissions 31/08/2020-04/09/2020

// Sep 16th, 2020
Weekly Planning Permissions 31/08/2020-04/09/2020
Area 2 COMMERCIAL Area                                                                      Area 2 – South Central Application... 
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Local News

Peter McVerry Trust development New Street Dublin

// Feb 26th, 2020
Peter McVerry Trust development New Street Dublin
Peter McVerry Trust development New Street Dublin. Funded through the capital assistance scheme under Rebuilding Ireland -the previous government’s housing plan. The project on New Street... 
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Lifestyle

Pub Quiz

// Aug 21st, 2020
Pub Quiz
Pub Quiz – In a new series, Stephen Davis has travelled around the inner city to bring us some famous watering holes, can you name?   We’ll Start easy… 1.   2.   3.   4.   5.   6.   7.  Read More »
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Local History

Distillers and St James’s Church and Graveyard

// Jul 28th, 2020
Distillers and St James’s Church and Graveyard
Distillers and St James’s Church and Graveyard – In this article, Historian Sean J Murphy provides us with an insight into the Liberties’ Distilling history Sean J Murphy In Dublin... 
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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... 
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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,... 

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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... 
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