Latest news – 14 March

Down Syndrome Ireland events in Phoenix Park:–  i) Sunday 20th March 1k. and 5K. runs with some road closures 7.30 a.m. – 3.00 p.m. and Ashtown Gate closed 11.15 a.m. – 3.00 p.m. on the Sunday only.    

ii) Monday 21st – ‘ a carnival party’ at Visitor Centre from 10 – 5.00 p.m.   

iii) Mon 14 – Tues 22nd March outdoor photographic exhibition Visitor Centre – entitled ‘Here I Am’ displayed around the country over past 12 months.


Bee Keeping/Beginners– Sats. 19th/26th March /2nd April 10 – 2 pm Phoenix Park Visitor Centre – Contact: Liam 087 2643492 or email


Team Dublin Clean Up 2016. Dublin City Council encourages people to give 2 hours on Easter Saturday, 26th March from 11.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. to help clean their own area this important year. Register at or ring Simon Brock, Environment Deptat 01-2224620. They will arrange to supply gloves, bags, hi vis vests, etc. and all collected litter will be removed on the day by DCC.

Policing forum – 10th March

The Navan Road/Pelletstown Policing Forum will take place this Thursday 10th March at 7pm in the Community Room at the River Centre, Rathborne.

Directions –  Drive past Super Valu, round small roundabout continue on turning right to long Rathborne Avenue – River Centre is down 2nd left turn beside small shopping area. Very limited parking, try on right side of the Avenue where you will see cars parked. Forum always ends 9pm sharp.