Rejuvenation Plan: 20 Things in 12 Months

The future of Balbriggan is set to be transformed thanks to a plan that has been shaped by the residents of Ireland’s youngest town.  Main Street and its surrounding areas look set for a massive transformation following the results of the Our Balbriggan survey, which was taken by over 4,000 local people. In the short

Our Balbriggan Rejuvenation Plan Launched

The future of Balbriggan is set to be transformed thanks to a plan that has been shaped by the residents of Ireland’s youngest town. Main Street and its surrounding areas look set for a massive transformation following the results of the Our Balbriggan survey, which was taken by over 4,000 local people. 25% of the

Official Opening of Stephenstown Link Road in Balbriggan

The good news for Balbriggan just keeps rolling in with the official opening of the Stephenstown Link Road this week. Mayor of Fingal Cllr Anthony Lavin cut the ribbon this Monday, April 8th, with other council members and participating engineers in attendance. The new link road is seen as a key piece of infrastructure development

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