Greystones notes week February 14th

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

k@KathleenKelleher.com.

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:  www.GreystonesGuide.ie.

Also from www.Greystones.ie

Happy Valentine’s Day to All !!

Sending very best Valentine’s Day wishes.

Will you be my Valentine ??

Wicklow Age Friendly Survey Extended Into February

If you missed completing the survey before Christmas,  you now have another chance !!

Wicklow County Council wants to hear the views of older people living in the county.

The information provided will help to identify and ensure that proper services are developed.

People are now living longer than ever and a strong focus for older people is necessary.

Areas of interest could include outdoor spaces,  transport,  housing,  social participation.

Community support and health services.

This is an easy survey to complete and won’t take long.

To have your say,  please go to Wicklow Age Friendly Survey

Wicklow County Council|Road Closure|Priory Road Delgany

Road will be closed form 23 February 2022 to 23 March 2022.

8 am to 5 pm inclusive.

Local access traffic only.

Road will be opened during the night using a traffic light system.

Road closure is to facilitate the construction of a footpath,  public lighting installation.

And widening of the road.

Wicklow County Council|Estate Development Funding Scheme 2022

Applications are invited from WCC Social Housing Estates.

Funding relates to the upkeep of green areas within the estates.

Private housing estates,  with a number of Local Authority properties may also apply.

Applications to Greystones Municipal District,  Mill Road,  Greystones.

01.2876694;  greystonesmd@wicklowcoco.ie.

Full details of the funding scheme and application forms available from GMD.

Or www.wicklow.ie.

Paul Byrne from Greystones Guide.ie has the full story.

The Greystones Guide | Estate Development Grants Now Open

Free Talking Therapy Sessions for Those Impacted by Pandemic

Up to 16,500 counselling and psychotherapy sessions will be provided.

These sessions are for those impacted by the pandemic.

Reasons could be bereavement,  isolation,  depression,  anxiety,  working on the front line.

Or those with economic effects,  especially those in the arts,  entertainment or hospitality.

Sessions are being provided through a €1 million dedicated fund.

This is an initiative that began in 2020 with the Sláintecare Integration Fund.

Details from www.gov.ie.

Wicklow Garda Youth Awards

Special reminder !!

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 emma.j.skinner@Garda.ie.

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.

GREYSTONES COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT:   CRIME REPORT

31 January to 6 February 2022

Greystones North                                       No reports.

Garda JP Connolly                                  john.p.connolly@garda.ie

           Greystones South                                 Graffiti to DART carriage.

          Garda Alan Thompson                             alan.m.thompson@garda.ie

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland        No reports.

Garda Maria Curtis                                  maria.m.curtis@garda.ie     

           Kilcoole                                                      Theft from shop.

          Garda Molly Corbett                               molly.a.corbett@garda.ie

For more information from Garda Síochána,  you can follow this link:

https://www.facebook.com/Garda-Siochana-Wicklow-1277809749087347/

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.

Greystones is a 24 hour station, 6665800. 

In case of emergency,  dial 999.

Safer Internet Day 2022

This week included Safer Internet Day 2022.

Parents are encouraged to talk with their children.

And discuss the benefits and risks of online browsing/chat forums.

Talk + Listen + Learn.

If you are the victim of online abuse,  tell someone.

And report it to Greystones Garda Station,  01.6665800.

Garda Confidential Number             1800 666 111

Greystones Garda Station               666 5800

EPA Noise Pollution                       1890 20 20 21

Crimestoppers                             1800 25 00 25

Traffic Watch                              1890 205 805

Dog Warden                                0404 44873

Whale Theatre is Back !!

Great events coming up at the Whale Theatre.

Come along,  you will be given a warm welcome !!

11 February 2022                         Chris Kent:  Christy Doesn’t Live Here.

Ticketsolve – whale                       Cork comedian,  Chris Kent is back with another show.

                                                Paul Byrne from Greystones Guide.ie has the full story.

                                                The Greystones Guide | Straight Outta Cork

13 February 2022                         Bolshoi Ballet:  Jewels

Ticketsolve – whale                       Three sparkling scenes,  three essential composers.

                                                Three dance schools.  George Balanchine,  choreographer.

17 February 2022                         National Theatre LIVE:  The Book of Dust.

Ticketsolve – whale                       Philip Pullman’s fantastical world.

                                                Waters are rising and storms are brewing.

                                                Broadcast live from London’s Bridge Theatre.

18 February 2022                         David O’Doherty whoa Is Me

Ticketsolve – whale                       Comedy,  talking,  some apologising and some songs !!

                                                As seen on BBC and Channel 4.

25 February 2022                         Des Bishop Presents Mia Mamma

Ticketsolve – whale                       This event is currently SOLD OUT !!

                                                Please join the waiting list at www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

26 February 2022                         The Godfather Screening

Greystones Film Club (whaletheatre.ie)

Coming up,  Phelim and The Drew House Band:   Remembering Ronnie and The Dubliners.

Letting Go and Motherland: Songs of 20th Century Women.

Booking and full details and of these and future programmes from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

Why not have a look and see what’s coming up this Spring !!

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