Tribe - 10 Hour Cycle to Stop Suicide

Tribe - 10 Hour Cycle to Stop Suicide

This Saturday 13th of July, members of a growing community fundraising community Tribe, are hosting a 10 Hour Cycle outside the Grafton Barber in Rathgar Village on two stationary bikes from 8am-6pm. All money raised will be going to the worthy charity Pieta House. Be sure to drop by, say hi and dig deep for this great cause. Best of luck to all involved!

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Bloomsday in Rathgar

Bloomsday in Rathgar

The Bloomsday in Rathgar event runs from 1pm - 4pm Saturday 15h June. With music, balloons, readings, local food and much more be sure not to miss it. Be sure to join us in Rathgar village for what guarantees to be a memorable day.

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Dublin 6 Home from Home appeal

Home from Home D6 is an initiative of the Rathgar & Terenure Fellowship. They are seeking support to help a refugee family integrate into Irish life in the area. The reaction to date has been great and many pledges have been made - Arabic speakers, free GP visits, help with CVs/job applications, plumbers, help with paperwork, filling the fridge, friendship, etc. The organising group are currently seeking suitable accommodation and would welcome offers of support. Please contactdeirdre@neills.net if you are in a position to help. More information about the Home from Home initiative.

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RRA BusConnects Submission

RRA BusConnects Submission

The Rathgar Residents Association has made the following submission to the National Transport Authority (NTA) regarding their BusConnects proposal. We are opposed to what we perceive as the permanent destruction of local heritage and our community in exchange for a strategy uncapable of meeting Dublins transport demand. Revisions to the BusConnects proposal by the NTA are expected later in September this year.

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History Talk in Terenure Library

A two part history talk on The War of Independnce will take place in Terenure Library on April 10th and 17th at 6.30pm The event is free but can be pre-booked through Terenure Library. 

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Zion Parish Sale

Zion Parish Sale

The Zion Parish Sale takes on April 6th 2019, between 10.00am and 1.30pm, in the HIgh School, Rathgar.

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Public Consultation Phase for MetroLink

MetroLink are launching a second non-statutory public consultation on the Preferred Route, beginning today Tuesday 26 March at 2pm until Tuesday 21 May 5.30pm. Learn about the new route on metrolink.ie and at the following public events: Hilton Hotel, Charlemont, Monday 8 April 2pm-8pm The Gresham Hotel, O’Connell Street, Wednesday 10 April 2pm-8pm You may make a submission via metrolink.ie or by post to: MetroLink, Transport Infrastructure Ireland Parkgate Business Centre Parkgate Street Dublin 8

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Dr. Dermot Lane to give talk on caring for the Earth

A talk will be given by Dr. Dermot Lane on the subject 'Some Aspects of Personal, Social and Community Responsilibilty in Relation to Care of the Earth'. This will be based on Pope Francis' Encyclical Laudato Si. This event will be held on Tuesday March 26th 2019 in St. Patrick's Hall to the rear of The Three Patrons Church at 7.30pm. Dr. Lane was ordained to the priesthood from the Catholic archdiocese of Dublin in 1967 and thd subsequently earned a doctorate in theology in Rome. Dr. Lane is widely regarded as one of the foremost theologians in Ireland with a...

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Dublin Bus Connect Opens The Public Consultation Process

Proposals for the Core Bus Corridors in phase two have been released and include the Rathfarnham to City Centre and Tallaght to Terenure routes which would run through Rathgar. These plans are proposals for public transport use of the road network and will have enormous impact on residents, commuters and business owners. They do not analyse the impact on private and commercial vehicular traffic so it is really important that your voice is heard. Make your submissions and comments to cbc@busconnects.ie and contact us at info@rathgarresidentsassociation.ie with...

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Rathgar Residents Association AGM 2019

The 2019 Rathgar Residents Assocation AGM will take place on Thursday 28th March at 8.00pm in St. Patrick's Hall, Leicester Road (to the rear of the Church of the Three Patrons). We invite all Rathgar residents to attend and to get involved. We are currently looking for new commitee members, particulary those with experience in social media. If you are interested in getting involved, please email info@rathgarresidentsassociation.ie for more information. We look forward to seeing you on the 28th!

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