Our Balbriggan Wi-Fi launch

More great news for the locals of Balbriggan today; the town centre of Balbriggan is set to become a free public Wi-Fi zone, the first location on the east coast to launch such a programme. The groundbreaking scheme was officially launched today at the Bracken Court Hotel by the Mayor of Fingal, Councillor Anthony Lavin.

Transport the key to Balbriggan employment and education

The Balbriggan public feels that improved transport is the best way to promote education and employment growth in the community. 4000 members of the local population aged over 11 took part in the Our Balbriggan survey to prioritise a list of suggested improvements for a €20m-plus transformation of the town. The survey was focused around

Best Our Balbriggan Moments of Operation Transformation 2019

And so, comes the end of yet another season of the most-watched reality show in Ireland, Operation Transformation. Each year OT brings huge emotion, belly-aching laughs and heaps of inspiration to Irish audiences all over the country, and 2019 was no different. This season marks twelve years of OT and was especially exciting for the

Balbriggan’s youth need spaces to socialise – survey

Ireland’s youngest town has overwhelmingly asked for a focus on creating spaces for young people to socialise outside of school according to the results of the Our Balbriggan public survey. Over 4,000 Balbriggan residents aged over 11 took part in the survey to prioritise a list of suggested improvements for a €20m-plus transformation of the

Leisure Experiences Key To Balbriggan Growth

Leisure experiences hold the key to future growth in Balbriggan according to the results of the Our Balbriggan public survey. Over 4000 Balbriggan residents aged over 11 took part in the survey to prioritise a list of suggested improvements for a €20m-plus transformation of the town. The survey asked questions around four pillars, and the

Balbriggan skate park wheels in motion

Balbriggan-Skatepark

In another step in an exciting few years for Balbriggan, construction of a destination style skate park is set to commence at Millpond Park and will be available for use within the first half of 2019. The classic plaza style facility is one of the first elements of the transformation of Balbriggan, is designed for

Ad-Break Challenge Best Moments of 2019

Filming for the last set of ad break challenges for Operation Transformation 2019 will take place Sunday 17th February at 5pm on the all-weather pitch beside Bremore Castle.  As this is the final ad break challenge, organisers are hoping to attract the biggest crowd yet. The locals of Balbriggan took to the ad-break challenge this

Balbriggan Lights up with Love

Love was in the air in Balbriggan when local man Mark Kealy shocked his partner Aislinn with a beautiful surprise proposal recently at the Balbriggan Lighthouse. Mark was absolutely thrilled to receive a big “Yes” from Aislinn, as he got down on one knee in the Lighthouse. Mark popped the question in the lovingly restored

Balbriggan Main Street and Harbour set for massive transformation

balbriggan harbour

Balbriggan’s Main Street and Harbour area look set for a massive transformation following a public survey taken by over 4,000 local people. Over 25% of the local population aged over 11 took part in the Our Balbriggan survey to prioritise a list of suggested improvements for a €20m-plus transformation of the town. Transforming the Main Street

Valentine’s Day in Balbriggan

The start of February can mean a lot of things – the end of the winter months, a nice stretch in the evenings, the daffodils are on the way, and of course, the countdown to Valentine’s day begins! Less than two weeks until V-Day, why not celebrate the occasion in beautiful Balbriggan? With high-quality restaurants