Fingal Blog

Girls Soccer Festival 2014 Blitzs & other fun events

by Niall McGuirk on July 29, 2014.
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Free Soccer Fun Day! Register a team, some friends or just yourself! 1.00pm-3.00pm Saturday 16 August 2014 Open to U9-U13 Venue: AUL Complex, Clonsaugh, Dublin13 Register by 12 August for details contact: Tel: 0860444435, 0871323260 email: paul ...

Top 10 Footballs books

Fingal Libraries
by Fingal Libraries on July 4, 2014.

Now that the World Cup is underway in Brazil, here’s a look at ten of the best books written about the game.             Fever Pitch (1992) by Nick Hornby: In this groundbreaking bittersweet memoi ...

Junior Football Books In Fingal Libraries

There’s been a lot of excitement about the World Cup amongst all age groups. We have loads of football books for children throughout Fingal Libraries. The Big Book of the World Cup has a profile of all the stadiums and of every country taking par ...

Fingal County Play Areas & Locations

by Niall McGuirk on June 20, 2014.

Fingal County Council Play Areas & Locations This map shows the location of Play Areas within Fingal County Council, as well as all best place for sporting activities this summer. Play Areas are positioned at strategic points in every community withi ...

Flavours of Fingal

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The sun is shining, the site build has begun, and the team are gearing up for our third year of the Flavours of Fingal County Show at Newbridge House and Farm, Donabate, running on the 28th and 29th of June 2014, we are hoping to beat last years’ fantas ...

Donabate Portrane Community Library provides latest technology to borrowers

Fingal Libraries
by Fingal Libraries on May 14, 2014.

Mayor of Fingal Cllr Kieran Dennison officially opened Fingal County Council’s newest library branch, Donabate Portrane Community Library, at the Donabate Portrane Community & Leisure Centre on Wednesday 30th April.  The delivery of the Council’s ...

Bealtaine Festival: Celebrating Creativity as we age, 1-31st May, 2014

The Bealtaine Festival is a festival that celebrates creativity as we age and covers all the art forms. Established in 1996 there are now 120,000 people taking part in the Bealtaine Festival and this years festival theme is "And catch the heart off guard" ...

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 ...

That Was a Busy Easter!

by Niall McGuirk on May 8, 2014.
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  Kids off school, 2 weeks of rest over the Easter Holidays....NO Chance! Like me you were probably thinking what can I do to keep the kids active and occupied over the holidays? My son is sport mad, he particularly loves the football, so I brough ...

On Yer Bike – The Giro d’Italia

Communications Team
by Communications Team on May 7, 2014.
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  The Big Start (Grande Partenza) of the world famous Giro d’Italia cycle race will take place on the island of Ireland over three days from 9th - 11th May 2014. Stages 1 & 2 of one of the world’s greatest cycle races will take place in Northe ...