I visited Deansgrange Cemetery this afternoon for a tour of 1916 civilian graves by Ray Bateson, who has a wealth of knowledge on all things related to graves in Ireland. Deansgrange is one of Ireland’s most significant cemeteries, particularly for 20th century graves. Below are some pictures, including John A. Costello’s grave.
National Catchment Flood Risk Assessment & Management (CFRAM) programme Draft Preliminary Flood Risk Assessment (PFRA) Public Consultation Process As part of the national Catchment Flood Risk Assessment & Management (CFRAM) programme and in accordance with the EU Floods Directive, the Office of Public Works (OPW) has prepared a draft Preliminary Flood Risk Assessment (PFRA). The…Details
South County Dublin Horticultural Society will hold its 85th Annual Summer Flower Show at Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Hall on 13th August 2011 from 2 to 5.30pm. The show will be open to members and non-members and there will be plants for sale. For more information and a copy of the show schedule, telephone (01)…Details
Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has awarded a contract for the completion of the long-awaited Carysfort-Maretimo Stream Improvement Scheme The scheme involves Stream Improvement Works at a number of locations between Stillorgan Grove and Newtown Avenue, Blackrock. Works are due to commence shortly and so a display on the project will be available to the public…Details
DUN LAOGHAIRE RATHDOWN COUNTY COUNCIL Minutes of the Dún Laoghaire Area Committee on Environment, Culture & Community, Water & Waste Services and Housing, held in the County Hall, Marine Road, Dun Laoghaire on Wednesday, 27 April 2011 at 5pm DLE/155/11 Provision of additional bins in Blackrock Park Question: Councillor B. Ward “To ask the Manager…Details
The Dublin Mountaineer Bus Service started operation on the 30th of April and provides a direct gateway for walkers and hikers to enjoy the beauty of the Dublin Mountains at weekends and on bank holidays. The service will run from until the end of June. For more information go to the website: http://www.dublinmountains.ie/transport/transport/ Route: The…Details