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

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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

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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

Balbriggan Is Moving With Operation Transformation

With last week’s show a huge success, viewers are already hooked on the new series of Operation Transformation, which is set this year in beautiful Balbriggan. Airing last night, the RTE hit weight-loss show provided a whole new slew of online reaction and Twitter comments, as contestants had their first weigh-in of the season. Support

Great News For Bremore Regional Park

It’s great news today for the Balbriggan community! Fingal County Council expects to continue the delivery of recreational hubs around the region during 2019 and Bremore Regional Park has made the list. Work is continuing on the development of the park to turn it into a top-class tourist attraction, and preparations are to begin shortly.

First Episode of Operation Transformation a Huge Hit

Thousands of you tuned in across the country last night to watch the latest season premiere of Operation Transformation on RTE. Based in Balbriggan, this year’s series marks the twelfth year running, and judging by last night’s online reaction, the first episode was a huge hit. Thinking it’s brilliant that #OperationTransformation gets so many people