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

Balbriggan in the spotlight on Operation Transformation

Don’t forget to tune in to see Balbriggan unveiled as first-ever home town for Operation Transformation which returns tonight (Wednesday 9 January, 9.35pm, RTÉ One). For the next eight weeks the new series will be based in Balbriggan as OT attempts to get the whole town moving. Over the course of the series OT will

Over 4,000 people take Our Balbriggan survey

Over 4,000 people have now taken the ‘Our Balbriggan’ survey on, following an intensive month of consultation by the team at Fingal County Council, local community groups and businesses. The people of Balbriggan have shown enormous enthusiasm for the regeneration program, with 2,000 survey responses in the first two days alone. The first launch night

List of ideas being presented in the Our Balbriggan survey

Public realm: Quay Street and harbour rejuvenation Bremore regional park and coastal improvements Railway Street and station redevelopment Dublin Street improvements Bracken River corridor and Mill Pond Park Bremore Castle to Ardgillan Castle coastal way as part of Fingal Coastal Way Local Economy and Enterprise: Develop quality leisure experiences based on the potential of the

Amazing response to Our Balbriggan public launch

Thousands of local residents have created an amazing initial response to the Our Balbriggan survey which was launched in the Bracken Court Hotel on Monday night. In its first two days over 2,000 people took the survey on, the results of which will shape the order of priorities for a list of improvements to