“The Bungalow” is a household name in Cherry Orchard as it is a hub for Community Activism and Education, and it shows results!
It was a long time coming, but after more than 10 years persevering, after disappointment and community conflict, I managed to save a Childcare Centre for Crumlin.
There are very few Residents Associations that can boast of being around as long as the Walkinstown Residents Association, and I think it is appropriate to applaud the outgoing Committee who attended this year’s AGM.
It is big news when Ireland has to close an embassy, and of course we should be opening more and more throughout the world, if our finances would permit.
Now I feel sad for the Philippine Community in Ireland and of course sad for the loss of the very fine team of Diplomats and Staff in the Philippine Embassy in Dublin, which closed in July 2012.
The Markievicz Centre in Ballyfermot hosted a wonderful event to celebrate the achievements of the women who were participants as Community Employment (CE) workers, where they were awarded their FETAC Certificates.