Knitted Together is a creative project founded within the Fatima Groups United (FGU) Arts Programme in Rialto, based in the F2 Neighbourhood Centre and operating from an Arts Studio base on the top floor, overlooking the surrounding community.
Every year, Dublin City Council’s Environment Liaison Officers organise an event where, under different headings, residents' groups in the Dublin South Central area are judged and awarded for their efforts.
That we are living longer will come as no surprise to anyone, and over the years I have been invited to celebrate with 100-year-olds and more recently 3 or 4 parties to celebrate 90th birthdays.
2015 was a very special year for the Primary Colours Art Group because they celebrated their 20th Anniversary, and I was happy to be the invited guest to open the 2015 exhibition just as I have done for the past 20 years.
The quality of our School Buildings has improved immeasurably since those horrid days of pre-fabs.