Greystones local notes week May 10th

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

Roadworks on Bellevue Hill Delgany

Wicklow County Council announces roadworks on the L-1030,  Bellevue Hill,  Delgany.

Roadworks will be ongoing until the end of June.

The works are to provide a new public footpath along the road.

Localised temporary traffic management will be in place for the duration.

Citizens Information Centre Bray

Citizens Information Centre Bray offers a free and confidential service to the public.

You can contact the office on 076 1076780, Monday to Friday,  9 am to 5 pm.

Email, at anytime.

Comprehensive integrated information online at

Daily updates on Twitter at @citizensinfo.

Greystones Poetry Trail 2021

Paul Byrne from Greystones has the Greystones Poetry Trail 2021 story.

Well done to all the poets.

Great support from Whale Theatre Greystones and Greystones 2020.

Thank you,  curator Frances Browner !!

Greystones Guide | Raising The BardGreystones Guide

Good Life Artisan Farmers’ Market Now in Greystones

Good Life Artisan Farmers’ Market is now in Greystones.

The market is located at St. Patrick’s National School,  Church Road.

Near the intersection of Church Road,  Rathdown Road,  Victoria Road.

The market will be held every Sunday,  from 9 May,  12 pm to 3.30 pm.

On offer are fresh fruit and vegetables,  homemade produce,  hot food and more !!

A raffle also takes place,  €5 for two strips,  with food vouchers as prizes.

The market is also located at Fisher’s Newtownmountkennedy.

Fridays,  9 am to 3.30 pm.             

Wicklow County Council Library Services

Free Access to Medici.TV Classical Music Streaming Library

Access is available now to Wicklow Library users.

The service includes a wide range of music videos,  concerts,  operas and ballets.

Live events and replays are available free of charge.

Current membership to Wicklow Library Service and internet access are needed.

Details and queries to

Jigsaw|Mental Health Service for Young People

Jigsaw services are available for young people aged 12 to 25 years.

Jigsaw proves a brief,  goal focused service,  initial assessment,  up to 6 support sessions.

Jigsaw is a free service.

Young people,  parents/guardians, GPs and other professionals can refer with consent.

Details from Jigsaw,  2 Aubrey Court,  Parnell Road,  Bray,  Co. Wicklow

COVID-19 Information

Unfortunately,  not good news this week. 

Figures for COVID-19 in Greystones Local Electoral Area back up.

National figures are up too.

Let’s all work hard to bring the figures down for next week. 

We need to keep our re-openings running smoothly.

Ireland’s COVID19 Data Hub (

Vitamin D and COVID-19

Professor Luke O’Neill from Trinity College Dublin supports the use of Vitamin D.

He has spoken publicly about its benefits.

Especially as part of a programme of improving your immune system.

Here are four interesting links about the efficacy of Vitamin D.

Three are from The Irish Times,  the other is from RTE.

There is a new link this week about Vitamin D for the over 65s.

Please always check with your General Practitioner regarding Vitamin D and dosage.

Over-65s advised not to drink strong tea during meals (

Minister urged to recommend vitamin D supplements in Covid-19 strategy (

Coronavirus: Adults should take vitamin D, researchers say (

People should take Vitamin D to fight virus – report (

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