Greystones notes week December 27th

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.

Keep up to date with what is going on !!

Lots more Greystones information available from:

Paul Byrne at:

Also from

Nollaig Shona go leir !!

Sending very best wishes to all for a very Happy Christmas.

Greystones Municipal District Christmas Hours

GMD is closed and will re-open on Thursday, 30 December 2021.

9.30 am to 12.30 pm and 2pm to 4 pm.

Bray Recycling Centre Christmas Hours

Bray Recycling Centre is closed and will re-open on Thursday,  30 December 2021.

Hours will be from 9.30 am to 1.45 pm.

Stop Food Waste for Christmas

One third of the food we buy goes into the bin.

At Christmas,  twice as much goes into the bin.

Try and reduce food waste this Christmas !!

12 Days of Christmas recipe book for leftovers available at

Or ask for a copy from or Locall 1890 222276.

More tips on avoiding food waste from

N11/M11 Scheme Selection Report Now Available

The option selection report for the latest phase of the improvement scheme is now available.

The improvement scheme will include the N11/M11 from Junction 4 to Junction 14.

This latest report is the 11th bulletin.

The bulletin can be found at

ALONE COVID-19 Support Line for Older People

ALONE manage a national support line and additional supports for older people.

Older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties due to COVID-19.

Professional staff are available to answer queries and give advice and reassurance.

The support line is open seven days a week,  8 am to 8 pm,  0818 222024.

Community Monuments Fund 2022

Applications are now being accepted.

This fund supports local monuments and archaeological sites.

Local authorities,  private owners,  community groups and monument custodians can apply.

There are three funding streams.

Applications are available from

Closing date is 15 February 2022 at 5 pm.

Full details from Deirdre Burns,  Heritage Officer,  WCC,  0404 20100.

Wicklow Garda Youth Awards

Nominations now being accepted for deserving young people from around the county.

Awards will be considered for young people who make their communities a better place to live.

Group awards for two or more young people who have contributed positively to their community.

Special Achievement Awards will be for those who have overcome great difficulties.

A Community Safety Award will be presented for making their community a safer place.

Anyone,  including a family member,  can nominated someone for an award.

To be considered eligible,  the young person must be:

  • Aged between 13 and 21.
  • Permanently living in Co. Wicklow.

Nomination forms are available by emailing

Also,  Wicklow Garda Youth Awards on Facebook.

Nominations must be returned by 28 February 2020 to:

Emma Skinner,  Juvenile Liaison Officer,  Bray Garda Station,  Bray,  Co. Wicklow.

Community Activities Fund Now Open For Applications

Special fund of €282,686 to support community groups impacted by COVID-19 now open.

This fund is for small scale capital projects.

These projects should comply with the objectives of WCC Local Economic and Community Plan.

There are two parts to the funding scheme:  over €1,000 and under €1,000.

Application forms are available at

Or from WCC Community, Cultural & Social Development,  County Buildings,  Wicklow.

0404 20208 or

Closing date is 31 January 2022 at 4 pm.

Changes to Events at Whale Theatre Greystones

Due to COVID-19 government policies,  there are changes to Whale Theatre schedules.

These have been difficult decisions for the theatre to take.

Three events,  listed below,  have been postponed until further notice.

Ticket holders have been advised and will be notified of new dates.

Refunds are available if needed,  please contact the theatre.

Two events,  listed below,  will go ahead with new times and new COVID-19 guidelines.

Please contact Whale Theatre at if you have any queries.

Whale Theatre thanks all for their continued support and patience.

These have been very challenging times.

Whale Theatre wishes everyone a safe and Happy Christmas !!


7 and 8 January 2022          David O’Doherty whoa is Me !!

Ticketsolve – whale              Comedy

                                      Postponed until further notice.

15 January 2022                 Strung Live in Concert

Ticketsolve – whale              Contemporary Irish music ensemble.

                                      Postponed until further notice.

Full information,  all future events, bookings and details from Whale Theatre

The Hot Spot Music Club|The Mighty Session

Wonderful 90 minute music session hosted by Phelim Drew and Rachel Kerrigan.

Lots of music from traditional Irish,  to folk and country to singer songwriter.

It’s an eclectic mix of music played by people who just want to play !!

Watch at home with all the family over Christmas.

Paul Byrne from has the video link.

The Greystones Guide | A Very Mighty Wind

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