Greystones notes week April 3rd

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

World Autism Day|Same Chance Walk|Belmont Demesne|2 April 2023

Fabulous fundraising walk right here in our local area at Belmont Demesne.

11 am to 5 pm.

Beautiful walk and excellent facilities.

Proceeds in aid of AsIAm,  Ireland’s Natiional Autism Charity.

Paul Byrne from Greystones has the full story and all the details.

The Greystones Guide | Take A Chance On Belmont

Delgany Thursday Club|Outing to Russborough House Blessington

Thursday,  13 April 2023.  Taking place this month on second Thursday to avoid Easter Week.

Coach leaves Christ Church Delgany,  1:30 pm.

Cost of trip is €30 per person,  to include coach,  guided house tour.

Due to increased cost of coach transport,  refreshments will be at participants’ expense.

Trip cannot proceed without 20 participants.

If this number is not reached,  those who have pre-booked will be notified.

Booking details with

  • Peter   086 8307 644
  • Violet  087 7560 153
  • John   086 3566 527

Paul Byrne from Greystones has the full story.

The Greystones Guide | Delgany Thursday Group On Tour

Greystones Film Club|The Whale|13 April 2023

Whale Theatre;  8 pm.  Doors open 7 pm.

Admission €12.

The Whale started out as a play 10 years ago.

Now a well regarded film,  Charlie is a morbidly obese man hiding from the world.

Several people in his life try to help him.

The Whale has a slow-burning emotional centre that gradually builds to a punch.  Or two.

The entire cast is uniformly wonderful.

Booking at Whale

Events for 13/04/2023 (

Paul Byrne from Greystones has the full story.

The Greystones Guide | The Whale Hits The Whale

And, yes,  there’s still free popcorn !!

An Taisce National Spring Clean|Dr. Ryan Park Greystones|15 April 2023

11 am to 12.30 pm.

“A great way to get involved in your community.”

Bringing people together from across the area.

Calling all Local Residents. 

All welcome !!

Please meet at the northwest entrance to Dr. Ryan Park,  close to the football pitches.

Equipment provided. 

Please bring gloves and pickers if you have them.

Please come along,  even if you can only stay for a short while.

Last year,  An Taisce had 5,640 clean-ups registered throughout the country.

Volunteers collected an estimated 2,600 tonnes of litter.

Greystones Municipal District  Councillor,  Stephen Stokes,  is organising this Spring Clean.

Details and further information from Cllr. Stokes at

Paul Byrne from Greystones has the full story.

The Greystones Guide | Dr Ryan Park Spring Clean

Wicklow County Council|Important Notice to Dog Owners

Dog wardens will be calling to the owners of unlicensed dogs.

Please ensure that your dog is licensed before they call.

Failure to produce a current Dog License may result in the issue of a €100 on the spot fine.

Dog licenses may be purchased at Greystones Post Office or

Responsible dog ownership:

  • Dogs must be kept under effective control at all times.
  • Dogs must be microchipped and registered.
  • They must wear a collar engraved with owner’s name and address.
  • Always poop-scoop after your dog to keep our footpaths,  parks and beaches clean.
  • Spay or neuter your dog to prevent unwanted puppies.

Greystones Active Retirement Association

Current activities now continue.

          Monday         2.30 pm to 4.30 pm           Informal Art Group,  with guidance.

          Tuesday        10.45 am to 12.45 pm         Short Mat Bowling

          Thursday       2.30 pm to 4.15 pm           Bingo

Coffee Morning in Kilian House Family Centre Hall,  last Friday of the month,  from 10.30 am onwards.

Next Coffee Morning will be held on Friday,  28 April 2023.

Connect with old friends and make new ones.

All welcome.

Why not join GARA and avail of all that is going on ??

Suggestions for future activities are always welcome.

Greystones Active Retirement Association,


Week ending 12 March 2023

Greystones                                                   5 thefts from shops.

Graffiti on DART carriage.

Garda Sandra Tierney                   

           Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland        2 thefts from vehicles in Greystones

2 thefts from vehicles in Delgany

Unauthorised taking of motorbike from outside home.

Attempt to steal Japanese import vehicle.

2 incidents of eggs thrown at houses in Glenheron.

Garda Maria Curtis                             

Kilcoole                                                       2 thefts from business vehicles/food vans.

Garda Molly Corbett                     


Week ending 19 March 2023

Greystones                                                   Theft from shop.

Vehicle maliciously put on fire,  put out by extinguisher.

Garda Sandra Tierney                   

           Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland        Door in house in Delgany opened,  nothing stolen.

Vehicle window smashed,  handbag stolen in car park.

2 incidents of eggs thrown at houses in Glenheron.

Garda Maria Curtis                             

Kilcoole                                                       Theft from shop.

Garda Molly Corbett                     

Incidents have increased over the last two weeks.

Please report all crime to Greystones Garda Station,  01 666 5800.

Please always lock the doors to vehicles to stop opportunist thieves from rummaging through them.

Neighbourhoods in Glenheron and Archers Wood have seen incidents involving youths.

Youths throw eggs at front door of houses.

Young people running up randomly,  viciously kicking at front door and running away.

Guards are eager to identify these young people.

If anyone has clear CCTV footage or description of clothing worn,  please contact Greystones Guards.

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

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, 01 666 5800. 

In case of emergency,  dial 999.

Co. Wicklow Public Participation Network News Update

Latest news from Co. Wicklow PPN for week ending 24 March 2023.

Lots of information about what’s going on in Greystones and Co. Wicklow.

Events,  supports,  grants,  exhibitions.

Why not have a look ??

update-week-ending-24th-march.pdf (

If your community group or club is not a Member of PPN,  why not join today ??

Here is an excellent short video explaining the work of PPN.

It is vitally important that all groups use the PPN to make their voice heard.

(55) Public Participation Networks – Building a better future – YouTube

Details and information from

Whale Theatre Greystones Upcoming Events !!

Wonderful events coming up at the Whale Theatre.

Something for everyone this

Great theatre atmosphere,  comfortable seating

Bar facilities,  cheese boards,  friendly staff and a first class theatre right on your doorstep.

What more could you ask for ??

Shows are booking out early,  please check the website for upcoming events.

1 April 2023                                          Síomha

Events for 01/04/2023 (     Síomha is an independent Irish singer and guitarist.

                                                          Her voice is full of heart-felt experience.

                                                          She is “seriously accomplished and confident”.

                                                          Paul Byrne from Greystones has the full story.

                                                          The Greystones Guide | The Cream Of Síomha

2 April 2023                                          It’s Magic:  with Joe the Magician !!

Events for 02/04/2023 (     Impossible spellbinding magic and illusion.

                                                          This show is SOLD OUT.

                                                                        Please join the waiting list.

15 April 2023                                        Julie Jay:  Oops !!  This is Toxic

Events for 15/04/2023 (     This dark comedy is a nostalgia fest.

                                                          “The brightest,  funniest thing I’ve seen in a long long time.”

                                                          Tommy Tiernan.

                                                          This event is SOLD OUT.

                                                                        Please join the waiting list.

Coming up at the Whale Theatre:

Julie Jay,  Stephen Mullen,  Keith Walsh|Kinda Mental.

All this and more to come at Whale Theatre !!

Shows are booking out early,  so check the website for future programmes !!

Hot Spot Music Club|Paddy Smith Blues Band|31 March 2023

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

The Blues,  both a kind of feeling and a kind of music.

Paddy Smith has them both.

The Blues has been inescapable and ever present in Paddy’s life.

Tickets €10.

Full details from

Hot Spot Music Club|Pat’s Fireside Brewery Tap Session|2 April 2023

Great early evening entertainment.

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Special guests this Sunday afternoon will be visitors from the The Brewery Tap Tullamore.

Everyone invited for a great afternoon of music and song.

What better way to end the weekend ??

Hosts are Pat and Bert.

Come along and listen,  or join in to play a tune or sing a song we all know.

Doors open 4:00 pm.

Admission free.

Full details from 087 2917519 or

Hot Spot Music Club|Thinner Lizzy:  Faux Fighters|7 April 2023

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Thinner Lizzy are a 5 piece Thin Lizzy tribute band from Co. Wicklow.

All members are regular players on the Leinster rock,  blues and alternative circuit.

They were formed in 2016 out of a mutual admiration for the original band.

They strive to recreate some of the most recognizable and iconic songs in rock history.

Tickets €14.

Please note,  there is limited seating

Full details from

Hot Spot Music Club|Deirdre O’Kane|13 April 2023

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Deirdre is one of Ireland’s favourite comedians.

She is bringing her new show,  Demented,  to us here in Greystones.

An hour of side splitting laughs.

Doors 6.30 pm.  Show 7.30 pm.

Tickets:  €20.

Full details from

Hot Spot Music Club|Marie Keane & Band|14 April 2023

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Marie Keane is a singer-songwriter with eclectic themes.

Performing for 20 years,  her music crosses many divides,  blues,  soul,  jazz.

Doors 8 pm.  Show 9 pm.

Tickets:  €12.

Full details from

Coming up at The Hot Spot:

The Jeremiahs,  LOL Comedy Club,  Rory Gallagher Trio.

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