Finbar Furey talks about recent Ballyfermot concert

Finbar Furey caught up with former Echo employee Beth Keeley in London over the weekend, and they had a chat about his hometown of Ballyfermot - and of course, the Ballyfermot Echo!

Amazing penalty kick!

What a penalty kick by St Mary's RFC's full back Niall O'Donovan over the weekend!

Beautiful moment from Walk into the Light

What a beautiful moment from the Tree of Hope's fourth annual Walk into the Light on Sunday as R.E.M.'s classic song 'Everybody Hurts' was sung to those who attended.

Stunning aerial video of Sean Walsh Park

This stunning aerial video of Sean Walsh Park in Tallaght was captured last week by Tallaght Community Council as part of the LoveTallaghtOutdoors project.

The video is also being used by Tallaght Litter Mugs to promote their campaign against a South Dublin County Council proposal to build an 81-unit residential scheme for older people where the park depot currently lies.

For more information: http://bit.ly/GreenFlagPark

Millennium fountain in Sean Walsh Park is back in action!

After a number of years out of commission, the Millennium fountain in Sean Walsh Park is back in action!

First opened in 2001, the fountain, which reaches a height of approximately five meters, was looking pretty spectacular in the autumn sun when visited by The Echo last week.

  • Operation Transformation TV presenter Kathryn Thomas was in Tallaght for Foróige’s first ever walk and talk
  • Advertise with The Echo Newspaper
  • The Echo visited the Marlet-owned 7.2 hectare site just off the Belgard Road
  • First New Year's baby born to Clondalkin family
  • Santa does the floss in Scoil Chaitlín Maude

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