Laragh Glendalough notes week July 25

Laragh Glendalough

The Avonmore Way Walk                                                                                                                          

If you have not tried the Avonmore Way Walk do it soon because it won’t disappoint with spectacular scenery along the trail giving views across the Wicklow Mountains, Glenealo Valley, Glenmacnass Valley and the Sally Gap. You can start at Trooperstown Woods, Rathdrum or Clara Vale. Go to for more information.

Car Boot Sale                                                                                                                                           

Come to the Brockagh Centre for a browse on Sunday August Sunday 7th for our monthly Car Boot.   Great bargains are available from home baking, plants, clothes, movies, cd’s, books & antiques etc. It’s also a way to meet new people, socialize and stop for light refreshments. Vans must be booked in.  Book indoor spaces early but if you would rather be outside just show up in the morning at 8am. Contact the Brockagh Centre on 0404-45600 for more information or email us at [email protected] to join our emailing list.                                                                                                                                                 

If you would like more information on the Glendalough area go to where you can find out more about the history of Glendalough, local services, transport to Glendalough, photos, archive of news from the area and much more.

Paul Healy’s Tae Kwon Do

Tae Kwon Do is the art of self defense that originated in Korea. It is recognized as one of the oldest forms of martial arts in the world, reaching back over 2,000 years. The name was selected for its appropriate description of the art: Tae (foot), Kwon (hand), Do (art). Classes for adults and children at the Brockagh Resource Centre, to book call Paul on 087 2484570.


Festival Concert for Roundwood                                                                                                                                         

A variety concert will take place in the beautiful surroundings of St Laurence O’Toole’s Church on Friday the 29th of July at 7:30pm. A fantastic line up of talent including Jack Byrne, Female Barbershop Quartet, Will Fitzpatrick, Brendan Kennedy, McGrath Flood Irish Dancers, Joe McKenna, Bronagh McLaughlin & Special Guests! Light refreshments will served afterwards in Roundwood Parish Hall. Tickets are now on sale at €10 for adults (children free when accompanied by an adult) in Roundwood Parish office, Roundwood Veterinary and Roundwood Post Office.

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