Bushy Park Market is back for the 2017 season!

Bushy Park Market is back for the 2017 season!

Bushy Park Market (formally known as the Terenure Village Market) is delighted to announce that it will officially re-open on Saturday, 25th March 2017 at Bushy Park, Templeogue Road, Terenure, Dublin 6W (opposite the entrance to Terenure College). Back by popular demand the Bushy Park Market will run every Saturday from 11am-4pm until Saturday, 28th October 2017, operating 30+ stalls that will consist of hot food, artisan produce and craft.   Bushy Park Market is delighted to bring this popular community project back to the wonderful parkland that is Bushy Park. The launch day promises to provide a fun family...

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Donnybrook to Kimmage Quietway Draft Proposal

Donnybrook to Kimmage Quietway Draft Proposal

"In March 2016, Dublin City Council tendered for a study on creating a cycling corridor that Fine Gael Councillor Paddy Smyth had envisioned. This proposed “quietway” from Donnybrook to Kimmage was aimed at reducing “rat-runs” by vehicles cutting through residential areas rather than using  main routes." To read the full article on the Dublin Inquirer website (quoted above) please click here You can download the draft proposal as a PDF here.

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2017 Annual General Meeting - Thurs 30th March

The Association's AGM will take place on Thursday 30th March at 8pm in St. Patrick's Hall (located behind the Church of the Three Patrons on Rathgar Road), Leicester Ave. All are welcome.

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I Love Terenure Energy Project

I Love Terenure Energy Project

"The Community and Traders of Terenure have achieved much under the I Love Terenure 2030 project. Part of this project is the Terenure Better Energy Community – BEC. The Terenure BEC has a vision to bring our Energy Bill of €12 million down to net €0 with a combination of reduce (retrofit) and produce (energy through PV / solar biomass etc.) The average energy bill in Terenure is around €3,500. When we deliver collectively, if you participate, it would mean very significant reductions in your energy bill and your source of energy would be renewable and sustainable" Click here to download the...

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Carols for all

Carols for all

This year's ecumenical Christmas celebration will take place on Friday 9 December at 7 p.m. in Christ Church, Rathgar.  Refreshments and mince pies afterwards as usual in the Lecture Hall.  This event is always great fun, and witnesses to the joy and unity of local Christians at this most joyous season.  We expect the Rathfarnham Concert Band  Society  Intermediate Band to take part and to hear from our own youth band, and to meet some of our Romanian friends.  Please come and support and enjoy the occasion, organised by the ...

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Recovery Self Help Method Ireland Local Meetings, every Tuesday 8pm.

Recovery Self Help Method Ireland, is a HSE funded mental health charity which holds meetings every Tuesday evening at 8pm in the Parish Centre, 52 Grosvenor Road, Rathgar. The meetings are there to help anyone suffering from mental health issues like anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, or OCD. There are no fees and no registration required, you just come along and join in. For more information, visit our web site www.recoveryireland.ie  or Facebook page at www.facebook.com/recoveryireland.

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Bulky Household Waste Collection Service

Bulky Household Waste Collection Service

Dublin City Council is now offering an online Bulky Household Waste Collection Service to all households in its administrative area with effect from 16th May 2016. The bulky waste collection is for items that are too large to be accepted by the regular waste collection service e.g. furniture, carpets, bikes and kitchen & bathroom units. Residents will be able to request this service via the Dublin City Council website and customer services centre. NB: This is a Domestic Household Bulky Waste Collection Service only and is not available to commercial premises. How does the service operate? Anyone wishing to...

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Dodder Greenway Public Meeting

Dodder Greenway Public Meeting

There will be a Public Meeting  on Thursday 14th July at 7.30pm in the Dodder Room of The Dropping Well bar and restaurant to get feedback from local residents on the preliminary designs for the Dodder Greenway which will be published shortly. All are warmly invited.

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UPDATE: Rathgar Horticultural Society 62nd Annual Show

UPDATE: Rathgar Horticultural Society 62nd Annual Show

The Rathgar Horticultural Society will hold their 62nd Annual Show between 2.30pm and 5pm on Saturday 16th July 2016 in Christchurch, Rathgar.  You can download the entry form here The schedule for the 62nd Annual Show can be downloaded here

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70 Years of Building Bridges

70 Years of Building Bridges

Given the recent Brexit vote and the need to support cultural understanding and tolerance we draw members' attention to this interesting article on the iBbY (International Board on Books for Young People) Ireland website: "With all the current enthusiasm for barriers – from Brexit to European fences keeping out refugees, to Trump’s proposed wall bordering Mexico – today marks a wonderfully welcome anniversary of bridge building." http://www.ibbyireland.ie/news-and-events/95-70-years-of-building-bridges

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