Olympic Flame

The Olympic Torch will be coming to Ballyraine on June 2nd. It will take a route from Arklow town centre accompanied by a host of athletes at approx. noon, ending up in Ballyraine. Certainly an event not to be missed!

European Neighbours Day

Ros Mhuire, Glenvale and RT Unit (Main St. Arklow) are hosting a coffee morning on Friday, 28th May. Tea, coffee and biscuits from 4.30pm-7pm. European Neighbours Day is an initiative where you host something like a coffee morning to meet your neighbours and make more connections in your community. All welcome.

Gina runs a half-marathon!

Congratulations to Gina Wilkins who ran a half marathon in Wicklow on 22nd May 2010. Thats no mean feat. Well done Gina.

Photo Competition

The 5th annual photography competition is over and there were some very interesting photographs. The theme was ‘Who Am I?’ Above is a sample from the entries and all entries will be on view in Bray library in June. Congratulations to all those who took part, the judges from Signal Arts Centre were very impressed. They found it very hard …

National Spring Clean

All over Ireland people were encouraged to clear their local area via An Taisce and we cleared up the path on Vale Road which is directly outside of Ballyraine. All clients really enjoyed the day and we have sent the pictures up to the local paper. Above is some people from Glenvale taking part.

Job Shadow Initiative

Last week job seekers from Sunbeam House Services took part in the annual Job Shadow Initiative. This exciting event which is run throughout Ireland gives people with different abilities the opportunity to explore the world of work and to gain an understanding of the skills and education required to compete, develop and succeed in the workplace. This is the third …