There is nothing as enjoyable as a Big Party especially if it’s a 90th. To be surrounded by family and friends and they all thinking “I wanna reach the ripe age of 90 years and be surrounded by family and friends, just like this”
It is quite amazing that a Residents Association can still be active after so many years. I understand that the Walkinstown Residents Association is the longest serving Residents Association in Ireland (but I’m open to correction).
I think this band is going about 22 years now, as I remember it starting up and performing in the early days in Crumlin; in fact, it performed in Brickfield Park during a Drugs Task Force week of community celebration way back then.
I took some time out of Dáil Business to visit the exhibition and see the projects of the four local constituency schools participating.
To say that these students impressed me was to say the least of my astonishment at such apparent knowledge and skills in students so young.
When it comes to celebrating the end of year activities by the women from in and around Crumlin, then the Christmas Party held again this year in the Sports Hall on Clogher Road was the place to be.