Dun Laoghaire News
Councillor removes Israeli flag from Dun Laoghaire Harbour
A PEOPLE BEFORE Profit Councillor has removed the Israeli flag from Dun Laoghaire Harbour in Dublin in protest against the country's air assault on Gaza. The flag was put up as part of a European sailing competition but People Before Profit said ...
Councillor pulls down Israeli flag at children's sailing event
Coastal Rowing Championships Comes to Dun Laoghaire
#coastalrowing – St. Michael's Rowing club, Dun Laoghaire, will host round six of the East Coast, Coastal Rowing Championships on Sunday 27th July, 2014. The regatta will take place from the West Pier to the North of Seapoint Tower. With more than 80 ...
Dun Laoghaire RNLI Lifeboats Called out for 3 Teenagers Stranded in Fog on ...
#rnli – Both the Dun Laoghaire RNLI all weather and inshore lifeboats were launched yesterday evening (Tuesday 22 July) when three teenage girls, who were walking on Sandymount Strand on Dublin Bay, became disorientated when a heavy fog rolled in ...
Dun Laoghaire RNLI rescues Mickey Mouse balloon
A large Mickey Mouse balloon has been rescued by the Dún Laoghaire RNLI following a brief search in Co Wicklow. The lifeboat crew mobilised after a series of 999 calls were made reporting an object crashing into the sea off Bray. It had initially been ...
Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Callout Turns Into Mickey Mouse Rescue
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a giant Mickey Mouse balloon
999 calls lead to 'Mickey Mouse' rescue
Librarian hopes new Dún Laoghaire library will 'wow' public
Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown county librarian Maireád Owens says she is filled with excitement and apprehension in the lead up to the opening of the €36.6 million controversial new seafront library and cultural centre. The building became the most debated ...
Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company Appoints Don McManus to Board
Don McManus – who is Chairperson of Dun Laoghaire Business Improvement District (BID) – has previously served terms on the board of the Harbour Company. Don is from Dun Laoghaire, and is Managing Director of his family-owned business which has ...
Plan to end free Howth parking 'will raise €400k'
McCann Rises to Tenth, Gorman to 24th at Optimist Europeans, Dun Laoghaire
McCann Rises to Tenth, Gorman to 24th at Optimist Europeans, Dun Laoghaire. oppy start. Optimist dinghies file out of a start on Dublin Bay this afternoon. Photo: Gareth Craig. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Email More... Hundreds more ...
Say Hello to 46m Superyacht 'Christopher', Dun Laoghaire Marina Welcomes ...
#superyacht – Even seasoned observers are gobsmacked at the sheer size of the 46–metre (150–foot) Superyacht Christopher berthed at Ireland's biggest marina in Dun Laoghaire harbour marina this morning. Dwarfing the 500–local craft moored around it, ...
Five-Mast Wind Surf Cruise Yacht to Berth at Dun Laoghaire Harbour Tomorrow
#windsurf – The five-mast Wind Surf cruise yacht will dock at Dun Laoghaire Harbour at 7am on Saturday, 12th July. It will remain docked at the south Dubllin Bay port until 6.30pm when it will depart to the Isle of Man. It also visited Dublin Bay on ...
JD Wetherspoon buys The Forty Foot in Dun Laoghaire
UK pub operator JD Wetherspoon has secured its third site in the Republic of Ireland, having bought the disused pub The Forty Foot in Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin, for an undisclosed amount. The announcement follows the opening of its first pub, The Three ...
JD Wetherspoon Pub Chain to Open a Second Outlet in South Dublin
First Irish Wetherspoon pub opens its doors