Beautiful aerial video of Balrothery Weir

This aerial video shows how beautiful the historic landmark Balrothery Weir in the townsland of Tallaght is, especially when there's good weather. Thanks to Simon Sweeney for sharing the video.

Tallaght's Jack Brett performs great rendition of Galway Girl

Tallaght’s Jack Brett had everybody on their feet at the Céilí at the Crossroads in Glensasmole over the weekend with this great rendition of Galway Girl! Thanks to St Anne's GAA Club for sharing the video.

Palmerstown volunteers conserve local church and graveyard

This video shows the important work that Palmerstown volunteers Pink Ladies and The River Liffey Stories have done in conserving this Palmerstown Pre-Norman church and graveyard, originally known as Stacgory Church Ruin and Cemetery.

Their work ensures the local landmark remains a part of the area’s heritage.

The Echo newspaper is out now!

This week's issue of The Echo includes stories on Rhasidat Adeleke helping Ireland to silver in World Under 20 Championships, concerns for future of De La Salle school in Ballyfermot as the last of the De La Salle Brothers move off the premises, Tree of Hope planted in Fettercairn and much more!

True bugs, burnet moths and rare orchids in Tymon Esker

Echo Lookback! Last July The Echo visited the Tymon Esker beside the Basketball Arena in Tallaght. This patch of land, managed by South Dublin County Council, feeds a unique and diverse world of biodiversity and is once again this summer in full bloom and buzzing with life.

Read the full story on this thriving eco-system here.

  • Peamount United win Women's National League Cup Final
  • Thomas Davis members congratulated after All-Ireland victory
  • Community out in force to support Team James Fundraiser
  • Bollards in Tallaght Village leading to traffic tailbacks
  • Dublin Ladies GAA get big Thomas Davis cheer for Sunday