Fingal Blog

Have eServices, will travel!

Fingal Libraries
by Fingal Libraries on June 29, 2017.

At this time of year we like to remind all our borrowers about the convenience of eBooks when travelling on your holidays. eBooks and eMagazines mean that you can beat the baggage charges by downloading multiple books on your eReader, tablet or phone and ...

Fingal Schools Boxing Programme

by Niall McGuirk on November 14, 2014.

Schools Boxing Programme I forgot how hard boxing training was…I suppose it has been 20 years since I last had a pair of gloves on! God I’m excited though! I’m interning with Fingal ‘s Sports Office, computers are my thing but I mentioned to ...

Rush Cricket Club’s U11 and U13 boys are Leinster and All Ireland champions

by Niall McGuirk on October 10, 2014.

Fingal County Council and Cricket Leinster have over the last few years visited over 40 schools in the Fingal area delivering ‘Introduction to Cricket’ sessions in National schools. All of this work by coaches is evident by looking at the success that ...

Fingal ‘Top Class Throw’ cricket competition

by Niall McGuirk on October 6, 2014.

Fingal ‘Top Class Throw’ competition 2014/15 Fingal County Council and Cricket Leinster are starting a new venture in National schools all over Fingal. The ‘Top Class Throw’ competition is a first in Ireland. This competition is aimed to pr ...

Youth Sport (Small Grant) Scheme 2014

by Niall McGuirk on September 23, 2014.

Application are now invited from suitably qualified youth sports organisations providing training, leading and raising the profile of sports in fingal county council. eligible organisation can contact: fingal sports office via tel: 018906256, email: sport ...

FAI/FINGAL coaching and fitness instructors course closing date is 26/9/14

by Niall McGuirk on September 11, 2014.

Kick Start your career in coaching register for the FAI/FINGAL coaching and fitness instructors course closing date is 26/9/14 ...

Fingal Festival of Cricket over Summer

by Niall McGuirk on September 8, 2014.

It was a fun filled and busy summer for cricket all over the Fingal area. Children were playing all forms of cricket – Backyard, street, club matches, tournament, etc. The Hills CC was the host for the Fingal under 9 Tournament. There were mo ...

Work Opportunities! Fancy a career in football?

by Niall McGuirk on August 22, 2014.

Are you over 18, out of work and love football? This initiative beginning in September in Dublin 15 could be for you! The FAI, Co. Dublin VEC and Fingal County Council have teamed up to provide an opportunity for people who are unemployed and out of form ...

Wall to wall PINK as the Giro flashes through Fingal

Communications Team
by Communications Team on May 12, 2014.

What a remarkable day we had in Fingal yesterday when our beautiful coastal towns and villages were beamed across the world as millions tuned in to watch the Giro d’Italia on its way from Armagh to Dublin.  An estimated 30,000 spectators lined the ...

Last Meeting of Balbriggan Town Council – a new Era begins

Communications Team
by Communications Team on May 7, 2014.

Last night was a significant and poignant occasion for the town of Balbriggan when Balbriggan Town Council (formerly Balbriggan Town Commissioners) met for the last time, having served the people of this historic Fingal town since the 1860’s. Balbri ...