Here’s the top five posts from The Echo’s Instagram in October 2019…

By Hayden Moore

Now rapidly approaching 7,000 followers on our Instagram account, we thought we'd take a look back at some of the top posts from October. 

Don’t forget to promote life in your local community and be part of the story by sending us your photos and videos over on our Instagram account. 

97 likes Autism swim Oct 5

Tallaght mother Audrey Browne was promoting and coaching group swim classes for children with autism after seeing the many benefits that the activity had on her four-year-old son Ashton – with this photo one of our best performing posts from last month. 

With it being Halloween, we were sent in this video of a brilliant fully-functional Bumblebee outfit that little five-year-old Carley made with her dad.

129 likes Katie McCabe Ireland goal October 9

Echo photographer Paddy Barrett was on the ball when he snapped this shot of Tallaght’s Katie McCabe after she scored a goal, and set up another, as Republic of Ireland beat Ukraine 3-2 in their UEFA European Women’s Championship qualifier in Tallaght Stadium.

137 likes Tallaght sunset wozbridge Oct 23

One of our followers, Warren Bridge, shared this beautiful shot of a sunrise over Tallaght a few days before Halloween.

186 likes Hope for Evie Oct 12

One of the most liked posts of the month was this one of parents Emma and Keith with their daughter Evie, who was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder last March.

We posted this photograph after the community rallied behind the Tallaght family to help raise a staggering €100,000 to send the little girl to the US for specialist treatment.

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