Preaseisiúintí / Press Releases

Aibreán / April 2017

Residency Opportunity, Resort Residenct Portrane 2017 20.04.17

Women in Politics Conference 20.04.17 

Fingal Heritage Network Launches Photographic Exhibition 20.04.17

Mayor opens Book of Condolence for R116 Crew 12.04.17

Submissions invited for Fingal Libraries Development Plan

Fingal Athletics League Finals Day 07.04.17

Fingal County Council Embraces Creative Ireland Initiative


Márta/March 2017

Council welcomes LIHAF Funding of €26.58m 28.03.17

Council welcomes jobs announcement for Swords 20.03.17 

Fingal County Council celebrated Seachtain na Gaeilge 10.03.17

Presentation to St Maurs GAA Club by Fingal CoCo 10.03.17

Fingal St Patrick's Day Festival 09.03.17

Garrett Phelan The Hide Project Launch 13th March Ballealy

Council undertakes works at Drumanagh 07.03.17 

Council welcomes Convergys job announcement 07.03.16

€70,000 in funding to be given to Summer Projects by Fingal County Council

Call for entries to represent Fingal in 2017 Pride of Place Competition

Enterprise Week gets off to a flying start 06.03.17

Clár bríomhar imeachtaí do Sheachtain na Gaeilge


Feabhra/February 2017

LEADER Funding Opportunities Seminar Fingal County Hall 28.02.17

Swords Castle Digging History Findings Seminar 24.02.17

Exciting Programme launched for Seachtain na Gaeilge 24.02.17

LEO Fingal Brexit 24.02.17

Council welcomes Ricoh jobs announcement 23.02.17

Fingal PPN Launches FREE Training & Information Programme

Council advises public to be vigilant for 'Palm Oil Fatbergs' 15.02.17

Castleland Community Centre Opening 09.02.17 

Artist Support Scheme 2017 Launched 09.02.17

Enterprise Week to stimulate job creation in Dublin 09.02.17

SCDH Seminar 2017 07.02.17

Fingal County Council is Council of the Year 05.02.17 

Network Fingal hand over bus to Abhainn Adult Autism Service 03.02.17


Eanáir/January 2017

Updated Statement on Sinking of Fishing Vessel Atlantic Osprey 31.01.17

Updated Statement on Sinking of Fishing Vessel Atlantic Osprey 30.01.17

Fingal Craft Business scoops prestigious new award 25.01.17

Fingal’s female entrepreneurs focus on growing their business in 2017 25.01.17

Statement on Sinking of Fishing Vessel Atlantic Osprey

Design a Book Project Award Ceremony 26.01.17

Battle of the Book final in Draíocht Blanchardstown 26.01.17

British Ambassador visits Fingal 19th January

County's Young Entrepreneurs to compete at Regional Final January 25th 

Presentation to Rachael Lee 09.01.17

Fingal’s Operation Transformation Walk joins forces with Parkrun 09.01.17


Nollaig/December 2016

Mayor honours Fingal Old IRA Commemorative Society 15.12.16

Jobs boost announced by Fingal Local Enterprise Office 13.12.16

Fingal to host 2017 Dublin Half Marathon 12.12.16

Minister Coveney visits Fingal County Council 12.12.16

Council to develop Skate Parks in Balbriggan and Skerries 08.12.16 

Minister launches Fingal Healthy & Positive Ageing Report 05.12.16

Forest Adventure Area & Multi-Use Reinforced Grass Area at Malahide 05.12.16

Fingal's 1916 Story Now On Film 01.12.16

ArtistWorks New Online Library Service for Artists or Musicians 02.12.16


Samhain/November 2016

Council welcomes expansion by West Pharmaceutical Services in DEZ 29.11.16

Fingal projects win Pride of Place awards 28-11-16

Fingal County Council is Local Authority Of The Year 25.11.16

MarathonKids Programme Fingal Focus on Fitness, Health & Running 25.11.16

Completion of the Current Phase of Restoration Works at Swords Castle 18.11.16

Coolmine Recycling Centre now open six days a week 18.11.16 

Launch Of Fingal's Futsal Programme 18.11.16

Annual Christmas Lights Turning On 17.11.16 

Council welcomes selection of areas for fast-track delivery of homes 11.11.16

Fingal Towns and Villages To Benefit From Government Funding 11.11.16

Future Leaders Shine At Fingal’s Comhairle na nÓg 11.10.16 

Fingal freezes commercial rates for sixth successive year 08-11-16

Public Sector Magazine Award for Fingal County Council 4.11.16

Engineers Ireland Initiative Award Nomination for Fingal County Council 04.11.16

Fingal County Council Wants to Hear From Owners of Vacant Properties 03.11.16

Fingals Big Weekend : Dublin Marathon and Fingal Festival of Fire 02.11.16


Deireadh Fómhair / October 2016

Age Friendly Conference in Malahide 27.10.16

Dublin Economic Monitor Launched in Swords 27.10.16

Fingal Public Participation Network Training Seminars Now Underway 25.10.16

Newbridge Study Day Tuesday 8th November 2016 25.10.16

International Age Friendly Conference for Malahide 21-10-16

Planning activity on the rise in Fingal 21-10-16

Dublin Marathon - 30th October 2016 - Castleknock Fan Zone 21.10.16

Fingal Festival of Fire 2016 21.10.16

National Women’s Enterprise Day Celebrated by Dynamic Local Entrepreneurs 19.10.

Fingal County Council and D.I.T. in Collaborative Tourism Project 14.10.16

Cleaner Community Awards 2016 14.10.16 

Draft Flood Plan now available for public consultation 14-10-16

Council honours Rush scout’s heroic deed 14-10-16

Fingal County Council marks 50 Years Of Independence For The Kingdom Of Lesotho

Fingal County Council Launch A Series of Free Workshops and Writer Talks 06.10.1


Meán Fómhair/September 2016

Mayor opens Castle Mill Road in Balbriggan 30.09.16

Business To Arts Award 29.09.16  

Skerries is Ireland's Tidiest Town 26.09.16

Minister Launches Fingal’s Local Economic & Community Plan 23.09.16

Launch of the Battle of the Book Reading Programme 21.09.16

Fingal County Council Welcomes Mallincrodt Announcement 19.09.16

Fingal Public Participation Network Website Seminar Schedule 16.09.16

Council selected for Housing Agency pilot on vacant properties 16-09-16 

Construction of Pedestrian Bridge at Back Road, Malahide

Culture Night - Annual Cultural Event Friday 16th September 07.09.16

Red Kites Confirmed to have Fledged Young in Fingal 06.09.16

Portmarnock Bridge R106 Closure 01.09.16 


Lúnasa/August 2016 

US College Bands Star In Malahides’s Marching Band Classic 01.09.16 

Malahide Looking Forward To Marching Band Extravaganza 26.08.16 

Resort Revelations Fingal Public Art Events 25.08.16 

Council calls for halt to woodland fires in Malahide 24-08-16 

LEO Fingal Announces Scheme for Over 55s Entrepreneurs 23.08.16

Malahide's Marching Band Classic 16.08.16

Great Dublin Bike Ride 2016 Coming To Fingal 11.08.16 

Fingal Heritage Week 2016 12.08.16

Deputy Mayor Welcomes Delegation From Fujian Province 09.08.16


‌ Iúil/July 2016

Swords Summer Festival 2016 A Huge Success

Fingal County Council Receives Prestigious Green Flag for Parks

Fingal County Council commences implementation of Government’s new housing plan

Beach Wheelchair Pilot Scheme Launched 18.07.16

Food Academy to support 1500 jobs in Irish food and drink sector 18.07.16

Fingal leads the way in rates collection

Swords Summer Festival 2016

Fingal is Ireland's fastest growing county

Book Launch at Blanchardstown Library 06.07.16

LEO Press Release 64 new jobs to be created with €262K in Grants to Fingal Busin


Meitheamh/June 2016

IPB Pride of Place 2016 30.06.16

Fingal 2016 Centenary art competition winners announced 28.06.16

Public Information Meeting Malahide Library 29th June

Thousands attend 2016 Flavours of Fingal

Rainbow flag raised at County Hall 24-06-16

Ultimate Fanzone at Flavours of Fingal 23.06.16

Council signs Memorandum of Understanding with Lesotho

Fingal Libraries launch their Summer Stars Programme 22.06.16

50,000 Visitors Expected At This Year’s Flavours Of Fingal

Pedal Around the Park for Bike Week 20.06.16 

Swords Castle Digging History Call for Volunteers 17.06.16

Unveiling of the Fingal Memorial Garden at County Hall Swords 17.06.16

Promotion of Fingal takes a major step forward

Councillor Darragh Butler elected as Mayor of Fingal

Do Not Swim Advisory Notices Lifted at Fingal Beaches 16.06.16

Cross border initiative sees Fingal Libraries bring forty book clubbers to Howth

‘Do Not Swim’ Notices issued for Portmarnock, Balbriggan and Skerries - 13.06.

Notices lifted at Six Fingal Beaches 100616

Launch of Your Council Your Services information leaflet 100616

Advisory Swimming Notices - Portmarnock 09.06.2016 

Flavours Of Fingal 2016 Press Release 080616

Statement Advisory Swimming Notices 070616

Fingal Libraries Supported Business Enterprise & Employmnent Centre 030616

Demolition of North Street Buildings Commences-Swords Castle 02.06.16


Bealtaine/May 2016

17 Graduate from Fingal Football and Fitness Course 26.05.16

Fingal County Council App Wins ESRI Competition 26.05.16

Fingal County Council Launches Gum Litter Taskforce Campaign 2016 26.05.16

Top Housing Agency Officials Meet Fingal Councillors 25.05.16

Memory Makers Awards Ceremony 20.05.16

New Historical Map tells Fingals 1916 Story 18.05.16

Fingal Launches Family Business Report 18.05.16

Fingal County Council Arts Office-Open Days for Public Art Commissions 11.05.16

Fingal County Council App Wins ESRI Award

Chief Scout Christy McCann Honoured at Civic Reception 10.05.16


Aibreán/April 2016

Work commences on next phase Sword Castle Project

Fingals Fight for Freedom Exhibition Launch 19.04.16

Centenary Schools Art Competition 14.04.16

Poetry Competition Winners Announced 08.04.16

Author Lia Mills to host literary discussion 18.04.16 ‌

Fingal County Council welcomes RHA Studio Award

Fingal County Council Honours Local Cricket Star John Mooney 11.04.16

Cleaner Communities Launch 2016

Construction of barrier at Balleally landfill 05.04.16

Poetry Competition 01.04.16


Márta/March 2016

Seven Trees for Seven Signatories 11 03 16

Seachtaine na Gaeilge 11 03 16

Applications for Swords Commemoration Parade Now Open 23.03.16


Feabhra/February 2016

Fingal Memorabilia Day 26 02 16

Fingal 2016 Poetry Competition 23 02 16

E70,000 in Funding Announced for Summer Projects 22.02.

E70,000 in Funding Announced for Summer Projects 22.02.

Fingal Qualifies For Best Kept Town Competition 22.02.16

1916 Oral History Collection Launched by Mayor of Fingal 22.02.16

Launch of the 2016 Dublin Bay Prawn Festival Howth 11.02.16

LEO Fingal Announces Local Enterprise Week 12.02.16

Mayor of Fingal presents Fingal Age Friendly Facilities Charter Awards 05.02.16


Eanáir/January 2016

Dublin Action Plan for Jobs Launched 25.01.16

Fingal Design and Craft Business Target International Buyers LEO Fingal 25.01.16

US Author has Ardgillan Castle in her Sights 19.01.16

EU Funding for Swords Castle Cultural Quarter 19.01.16

Seoladh Clár Comótha Céad Bliain 2016 13.01.16

Extensive Event Line Up As Part Of Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme 13.01.16

3000 Take Part in Operation Transformation Fingal 3k Walk 12.01.16

Fingal County Council Honours Young Scientists 12.01.16

New Call for Applications for Funding Small and Startup Businesses 08.01.16

Fingal Achieves Top Marks in IBAL Litter Survey 04.01.16


Nollaig/December 2015

Fingal Local Enterprise Office predicting big leap in new start-ups during Leap

Modular Homes in Fingal

Frontline Services Preventing Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Over Christmas

Inaugural Junior Parkrun in Kenure Park Dec 2015

Rural Transport Fingal 14.12.15

Mulhuddart Sports Stars Celebrated by Their Local Community 9.12.15


Samhain/November 2015

Community Group of the Year 2015 27.11.15

National Older Person’s Councils Convention 26.11.15

Fingal LEO to host Fingal Enterprising Women Network Lunch

Swords Castle in the Movies 19.11.15

Dublin Camogie Players Visit Fingal Come Hurl With Me Programme 17.11.15

Fingal County Council Delivers 44 New Housing Units in D15 17.11.15

Fingal - A Thriving Business Location

Fingal Wins Top Award in 2015 Pride of Place Awards 16.11.15

Malahide Christmas Events

Fingal 1916 Memorabilia Day 7th November 2015

Malahide Christmas Kingdom Cancellation Press Statement

IBP Pride of Place Awards 14th November to be Streamed Live 10.11.15

Success of Oktoberfest and Fingal Festival of Fire 5.11.15

Budget 2016 Adopted by Elected Members 4.11.15

New Director of Economic Enterprise and Tourism Development Appointed 02.11.15


Deireadh Fómhair/October 2015

Third Quarterly Economic Monitor Launched 23.10.15

1916 Memorabilia Day 22.1015 

Fingals Best Entrepreneurs Win E50000 Investment 20.10.15

Special Events for Fingal as part of 2016 Centenary 15.10.15

LEO Jobs Announcement for Test Triangle Ltd 14.10.15

Fingal Enterprise Week - Most Successful Ever 9.10.15


Meán Fómhair/September 2015

KiDSMARATHON to join Dublin Marathon

Cleaner Communities Awards 2015

Career Connections Speed Networking Event

1916 Memorabilia Day in Malahide

Talking and Reading with Babies

Fingal Welcomes Governments Capital Plan Announcement

Swords Purple Flag

The Disappeared Trams on the Hill of Howth

1916 Memorabilia Day

Economic Development Services wins Public Sector Award

International Education Conference

FEW- Fingal Enterprise Week launch

Swords Heritage Trail Audioguide


Lúnasa/August 2015

Artist residency project

Tolka Nights

Skerries Age Friendly Town Information Booklets

Heritage Week in Fingal

Family Fun in Flemington

Fingal and East Meath Pitch and Putt Championship


Iúil/July 2015

Attendance Figures Spike at Flavours of Fingal County Show

Facilities For Packaging Waste Recycling In Fingal

New Executive Team Appointments in Fingal County Council

Dublins Top Parks Receive International Awards at Antrim Castle