Greystones notes week February 22nd

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

Keep up to date with what is going on !!

Lots more Greystones information available from:

Paul Byrne at:

Also from

Greystones Municipal District Zoom Meeting|23 February 2021 at 7.30 pm

The public and the media are now able to attend GMD Zoom meetings.

Please contact for special link to the Zoom meeting.

Latest time for booking meeting link is 12 pm on the day of the meeting.

Details of meeting procedures below.

On the Agenda for 23 February 2021:

  • Receive update on Greystones Harbour Marina development.
  • Consider name of the Public Park at Greystones Harbour Marina.
  • Report from GMD engineer.
  • Update on community facilities at Glenheron development.
  • Notices of motion include:

Call for Government to have full CETA debate in the Dáil.

Examine placing a wildlife bridge across the N11 at Glen of the Downs.

Assist Delgany community with park in wasteland and use of Band Hall.

Request progress report on Greystones Public Realm Plan.

Procedures for Greystones Municipal District Zoom Meetings

  1. Members of the public and media may be present at a remote meeting of Greystones Municipal District.
  1. Attendees must comply with Greystones Municipal District Standing Orders and Supplementary Standing Orders to Regulate Remote Meetings.
  1. Members of the media and public shall give prior notice of a request to join an online meeting of Greystones Municipal District.
  1. Requests must be emailed to no later than 12 noon on the day of the meeting.   A name and email address is required.
  1. The link to the meeting is for the recipient only and must not be forwarded on to any other person(s).
  1. Attendees must maintain silence and observe any directions given by the Cathaoirleach or by an official of the Council.  Microphones must be kept on mute at all times.
  1. Members of the public and the media do not have the right to speak, any interruptions or endeavours to interrupt will result in the remote connection being terminated.
  1. No recording of the meeting and its proceedings by any person in attendance (elected members,  media or members of the public) is permitted.


Week ending 14 February 2021.

Greystones North                               No reports.

Garda JP Connolly                        

           Greystones South                                No reports.

            Garda Alan Thompson                  

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     No reports.

Garda Maria Curtis                                   

            Kilcoole                                               No reports.

            Garda Molly Corbett                     

Garda slot on the Morning Show with Declan Meehan at East Coast FM.

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

Our Community Guards this week remind us to beware of text/email scams.

Be wary of unsolicited texts and emails advising of a parcel awaiting delivery.

These messages urge you to click on a link.

Recent scams pretend that messages are coming from An Post + other companies.

Please be vigilant !!

Never click on an unsolicited text or email.

Never give away personal data like your PIN,  card numbers or passwords.

Do not respond to such emails or texts.

Please take a screenshot of the text/email and then delete it.

Report it to Greystones Garda Station,  6665800.

Our Community Guards have circulated a list of various online services.

Some of these very helpful links are listed below.

More to come over the next few weeks.

Thank you,  Community Guards,  for keeping us up to date.

Parentline|National Confidential Helpline

Parentline offers parents support,  information and guidance on all aspects of being a parent.

Parentline also deals with any parenting issues.

Barnados|National Telephone Support Service

This service is being offered to parents in response to the challenges they face during COVID-19.

The service is staffed by Barnados project workers.|Ireland’s Youth Information Website is a website created by young people for young people.

It offers a wide range of information and resources.

Childline|Talking Makes Us Stronger

Childline is always there for every child and young person.

Teen Counselling

Teen Counselling remains open and continues to offer counselling sessions,  face to face.

Sessions offered by telephone or online during Level 5 restrictions.

FREE Online Education Courses to Help Parents During Lockdown

A non-exhaustive list compiled by home educators.

Great ideas and tips with helpful advice.

Online resources during lockdown | Rathcoole Primary School & Nursery Unit

More Helpful Telephone Numbers from Our Community Guards

FLAC – Traveller Legal Advisor (Christopher McCann)

1890 350 250 / 01 874 5690

Mercy Law Centre                                            01 453 7459

Irish Human Rights Equality Commission              01 858 9601

Community Law and Mediation                           01 847 7804

Youth Organisations

Involve (Young Travellers)             09064 98017

Belong To (LGBT+ up to 18)           01 670 6223

Traveller Support

Exchange House Ireland                01 872 1094

Irish Traveller Movement               01 679 6577

Minceirs Whiden                           085 880 4450

National Traveller Women’s Forum   01 738 3874

Pavee Point                                 01 878 0255

Traveller Counselling Service           086 308 1476

Traveller Mediation Service             083 432 2076

Traveller Money Advice and Budget Service 0761 072 230

LGTB + Support

LGBT Ireland            1890 929 539

TENI                      01 873 3575

COVID-19 Information

Slight increase of COVID-19 in Greystones Local Electoral Area this week.

Ireland’s COVID19 Data Hub (

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