Neighbours Day

No!, not the famous Australian soap opera but the European Neighbours Day 2010. Here is what two unit managers had to say about it… “On the 28th of May 2010 Ros Mhuire hosted their first European Neighbours day. We put on a big spread of buns, biscuits, tea and coffee. Some neighbours came in for a cuppa and a chat. …

Olympians

Well done to all our athletes that took part in the Olympics in Limerick last week. The events took place between 9th-13th June. We had 20 athletes representing Sunbeam in three disciplines including 5-a-side football, table tennis and athletics. They came back with ten gold, five silver, six bronze and six ribbons. Pictured above is Ian with Packie Bonner lending …

Miriam Murphy elected as Mayor of Arklow

Congratulations to Miriam Murphy from Arklow. Miriam was elected as an independent representative to the Arklow Urban Town Council just over one year ago. The outgoingmayor nominated her to replace him and the remaining 8 Council members elected her. Miriam will be wearing the heavy chains of office as she represents the Town Council at a variety of events during …

Olympic Athlete brings flame to Ballyraine

Congratulations to Paul Kenny, an Olympic athlete, who was the torch-bearer as the Olympic flame was brought to Ballyraine. The sun beat down on what was a beautiful day for the celebratory ceremony. More photos to follow shortly.

Disability Awareness workshops for community groups

The service users and staff at Eolas have put together a Disability Awareness Programme to be delivered to local and community groups.The aims of the programme are:• To raise awareness of disability issues in the wider population. • To promote integration for people with I D • To counteract some of the negative myths and misunderstandings surrounding people with disabilities …

Photo Competition on Display

The photo competition entries have all been mounted and hung in Bray Library on Eglinton Road. I have to say they look fantastic. Special thanks to Greg at ‘The Art of Framing’ for doing such a good job. Also, thanks must go to our sponsors; Hollands Fine Wines Bray Cabs Dickers Electrical Liz-Ann’s coffee shop Thanks, also, to Michael Noone, …