Greystones notes week June 24th

Please forward notices to Kathleen Kelleher,  2875327/087 2845465,

Please feel free to forward Calendar to family and friends or add to your Facebook page.



St. David’s Secondary School,  Seafront;  9 am to 3 pm.

Gate opens at 7.30 am for sellers.  Gates will be locked at 3.30 pm.

Cars,  €15;  Vans/Cars with trailers,  €25.

Payable on entry.  Details and sellers rules from


Bray Recycling Centre;  2 pm to 4 pm.

No commercial companies on the day.

Maximum of three mattresses.


Greystones Library,  Mill Road,  Greystones.

Sign your child up now for the Summer Starts programme  !!

Children will be given a reading card.

Each time they read a book,  their card will be stamped.

There are incentives to collect along the way !!

Including bags,  pencils,  bookmarks and,  finally,  a medal and certificate when finished.

Summer Stars encourages children to continue reading over the summer months.

Children can maintain or improve their reading skills while on their summer break.

Younger children and babies are also welcome to join !!


A conference exploring the life + faith of people with intellectual disabilities and their families.

YWCA Coolnagreina,  Trafalgar Road,  Greystones;  9.30 am to 4.30 pm.

12 inspiring sessions;  6 passionate presenters.

Full details and booking from


Week ending 9 June 2019.

Greystones North                               Burglary,  entry through rear window, morning time.

Garda JP Connolly                        

           Greystones South                                Burglary,  x2.  Window smashed.  Jewellery taken.

Also,  three males disturbed in second incident.

Theft from shop.

Garda Alan Thompson                  

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     Anti social behaviour in Charlesland.

Garda Maria Curtis                       

            Kilcoole                                               No reports.

            Garda Molly Corbett                     


Week ending 16 June 2019.

Greystones North                               Anti social behaviour,  3 males seen in garden.

Garda JP Connolly                        

           Greystones South                                Three thefts:  bicycle,  fuel and vehicle.

Garda Alan Thompson                  

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     Burglary of business premises.

                                                            Anti social behaviour:  damage to lock to shed.

Garda Maria Curtis                       

            Kilcoole                                               Theft from vehicle in car park.

            Garda Molly Corbett                     

On 8 June 2019,  at 6.25 pm,  three males were disturbed while breaking into a house in Greystones.  No descriptions are available,  but they were seen in a dark coloured vehicle.


These reports reflect incidents that are reported. 

It is important that crimes are reported by people.






  Kilcoole Policing Clinic takes place each Wednesday evening.

  Kilcoole Community Centre,  6 pm to 8 pm.

  Garda Corbett and/or Garda Thompson will be in attendance.


  Drop in for crime prevention advice,  get a form stamped.

  And most other Garda station services. 


  Details from:

  Garda Molly Corbett;

  Garda Alan Thompson;



Garda slot on East Coast FM every Wednesday or Thursday morning,  11:15 am approx.

A Garda talks about security and other pending issues of the week.

Be sure and tune in for all the latest policing updates !!

If you see anything suspicious,  please report to Greystones Garda Station 6665800.

Garda Confidential Number            1800 666 111

Greystones Garda Station              666 5800

EPA Noise Pollution                      1890 20 20 21

Crimestoppers                                      1800 25 00 25                                     8360911

Traffic Watch                              1890 205 805

Dog Warden                               0404 44873

Crime Victims Helpline                   1850 211 407




Outings + Meetings

Information,  Membership Payments and Bookings for all events:

Tuesdays,  Kilian House Family Centre,  10:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.


Whist every Wednesday evening,  St. Kilian House Family Centre,  8 pm.

GARA Classes have finished until September.

Aqua Aerobics continues throughout the summer.


Aqua Aerobics          Shoreline Leisure      Monday         12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Autumn Holiday to Celtic Ross Hotel                            22 September 2019

Rosscarbery,  Co. Cork                                                    

Bed,  breakfast,  evening meals,  trips.

Four nights,  five days.

Entertainment on 2 nights.

Cost is €315 per person sharing.

Single supplement €15 per night.  Only a few single rooms remaining !!

Booking deposit is €50,  bookings now being taken.

25 June 2019

Greystones Library|Special Reading|”Eat the Moon”

Greystones Library,  Mill Road;  7:00 p.m.

Breda Joy,  Kerry author,  will read from her debut novel,  Eat the Moon.

This should prove an interesting insight into the experience of writing a novel !!

Question and Answer session will follow after the reading.

All are welcome to this free event.

Further details from Greystones Library,  2873548.

26 June 2019

Greystones Cancer Support Men’s Evening

La Touche Place;  8:00 p.m.

Lorcan Brennan from the Men’s Development Network Health Institute will be along.

Lorcan will facilitate a very interesting evening on men’s issues.

This evening is for men who have had cancer or whose family or friends have had cancer.

Details from 2871601,  Facebook and

Greystones Cancer Support offers guidance,  encouragement and support to cancer patients,  their families and their friends.

Can we help you or someone you know ??

28 June 2019

Annual Mass Redford Cemetery @8 pm

28 June 2019

Hot Spot Music Club:  Freddie White

Upstairs @The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Freddie White has long been synonymous with music of the highest quality.

He has been part of the fabric of the live music scene in Ireland since the 1970s.

Freddie’s live performances are nothing short of legendary.

Whether performing his own classy compositions or interpreting others’ songs.

Doors open,  8:00 p.m.

Tickets €18/€20.

Booking Hot Spot during opening hours.

Or 087 2917519,  credit card.

Full details from

29 June 2019

Delgany and District Horticultural Society Rose Show

St. Patrick’s National School,  Greystones;  3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Wonderful annual event,  lots of roses and flowers.

Teas are served during the show.  Plants also for sale.

New Members and Exhibitors are very welcome.

All exhibits must be staged before 11.30 am on the day of the show.

Entries must be advised to the Show Secretary in advance.

Please email

DDHS was founded in 1870 !!

Details at and on Facebook.

All welcome !!

4 July 2019

Delgany Thursday Club|Trip to Huntington Castle,  Clonegal,  Co. Carlow

Coach leaves Christ Church Delgany @ 11:00 a.m.

Please note start time.

Cost is €45,  to include coach,  lunch,  castle tour and self-guided garden walk.

Followed by tea & scone.

Bookings and details from Peter,  086 8307644,  or John,  086 3566527.

6 July 2019

Whale Theatre|Bringing Broadway Home

8:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.  Tickets,  €20/€18.

Boulevard Productions presents Bringing Broadway Home.

An evening of musical theatre.

Featuring songs from your favourite musicals.

My Fair Lady,  Oklahome and Carousel,  with a touch of modern broadway.

Starring Roisin Sullivan,  Mark O’Looney,  Naoise Stuart-Kelly.

And star of Angela’s Ashes, The Musical,  Eoin Cannon.

Paul Byrne from Greystones has full details and the photos.

More details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

20 July 2019

Whale Theatre|Greystones Film Club|Amélie| Bear Paw Deli

7:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.  Tickets,  €35 meal and screening;  €10 screening only.

Amélie is one of France’s most-loved movies.

Greystones Film Club comes together with acclaimed chef Thierry Peurois.

And the much-loved Bear Paw Delicatessen.

What an evening !!

Special French cuisine menu for the evening,  dinner delights at 7 pm in the deli.

Le Paysan pates with crusty French bread,  Beef Bourguignon with creamy gratin potatoes.

House salads.  Spinach and goats cheese tarts.

Downstairs in the Whale Theatre,  Amélie will be up on the big screen at 9 pm.

Amélie is the Jean-Pierre Jeunet classic,  starring Audrey Tautou.

It will be une nuit á se souvenir,  full of magic,  charm and yummy food.

Bon appetit !!

Paul Byrne from Greystones has full details and the photos.

More details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

28 July 2019

King of Greystones Triathlon

Registration now at

30 July, 2019

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

Council Chamber,  Mill Road;  7:30 p.m.

1 August 2019

Greystones Archeological & Historical Society|Our Wicklow Women Exhibition

Greystones Library,  Mill Road;  7:00 p.m.

Launch of this very interesting exhibition.

Special guest will be Liz Goldthorpe.

Liz will speak on her researches into the life of Averil Deverell.

Averil was a Greystones woman and a pioneering barrister.

The launch and talk will be followed by a wine reception.

Admission free and all welcome.

22 August 2019

Greystones Archeological & Historical Society|Heritage Week Lecture

Greystones Library,  Mill Road;  7:00 p.m.

Lecture will be given by John Turpin.

John talk will focus on his recent highly-acclaimed history of the Royal Hibernian Academy.

Further details from:

1 September 2019

Holy Rosary Parish|Social Hobby & Craft Afternoon

Kilian House Family Centre;  3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Learn new crafts and make new connections while also having a cuppa !!

Lots to see and learn while meeting with friends.

9 September 2019

Delgany Guild Irish Countrywomen’s Association Meeting

St. Patrick’s Parish Centre;  8:00 p.m.

Delgany Guild ICA meets tonight and every second Monday of the month.

Lots of activities and ideas to keep you interested !!

Wide range of demonstrations and speakers are actively pursued in the guild.

Also various crafts,  sport,  drama and theatre outings are among the interests.

Plus forging good friendships.

Come along and see what is on offer.  You will be most welcome.

Delgany Guild ICA is not all about tea and buns !!

But it is always nice to end a meeting with them !!

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