• News for Community

    Monday, July 29, 2019
    Fingal County Council has commenced the tendering process for a main contractor to undertake the Snugborough Interchange Upgrade scheme, which will bring about significant improvements for motorists, pedestrians, cyclists and public transport users.   The project includes the construction of a new bridge over the N3, adjacent to the existing Snugborough Road bridge, as well as a new footpath ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council
    Thursday, July 25, 2019
    Fingal County Council is moving forward with its first Affordable Housing Scheme, which is aimed at addressing some of the challenges faced by low-to-middle income earners in purchasing a property.   The Council is seeking expressions of interest from development partners for the design, construction, delivery and sale of the scheme at Dun Emer in Lusk.   Some €1.5m has been allocated for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council
    Wednesday, July 24, 2019
    Construction has commenced on the Baldoyle to Portmarnock walking and cycling greenway project in North County Dublin. Murphy International was awarded this 2.5 million euro contract earlier this month by Fingal County Council. The proposed 1.8km greenway is located in the Racecourse Park and will allow cyclists and pedestrians to travel through the park parallel to the Coast road linking ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council
    Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    Fingal County Council’s Parks and Green Infrastructure Division are developing a Masterplan to guide the future development of Bremore Regional Park and we want your views. Located north of Balbriggan along the coast, the Park is comprised of 41 hectares. The Park includes important historic sites, (most notably Bremore Castle) and landscapes, while providing significant public amenities.  A ...read more
    Categories: Fingal County Council, Community
    Friday, July 12, 2019
    Fingal County Council plans to carry out a multi-million euro investment in regional roads across Fingal, which will include the provision of extensive cycling infrastructure as part of the upgrade works.   An extensive examination of the regional road network was carried out across the County, and has prompted a two-phase approach to improving the network for all road users, including ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council
    Friday, July 12, 2019
    Fingal County Council has advised of upcoming temporary road closures and traffic diversions on the Rathbeale Road in Swords as part of the major upgrade project over the next 12 months.   Fingal County Council is now informing residents and the local business community of the proposals as required under its statutory obligations. The Rathbeale Road Upgrade Scheme is a major infrastructural ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council
    Monday, July 08, 2019
    CSR Awards 2019 Shortlist Announced Today   Chambers Ireland today (8 July 2019) officially announced the shortlist for the 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards. Over seventy shortlisted projects across the fourteen award categories are recognised for CSR activities and initiatives which are ambitious, innovative and practical in scope. Announcing the shortlist, Ian Talbot, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chambers Ireland, Environment
    Monday, July 08, 2019
    Fingal County Council are busy putting finishing touches to this year’s Swords Summer Festival, which takes place next week. The Festival runs from Thursday, July 18 and runs until Sunday, July 21 and will feature a wonderful array of musical and comedy acts over the course of the weekend at the magnificent Swords Castle.   On July 18, Lightening Comedy featuring many talented comedians such ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council
    Thursday, July 04, 2019
    Newbridge House and Farm played host to another hugely successful Flavours of Fingal County Show on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June.  The Flavours of Fingal event has grown significantly since it began 8 years ago and is now the biggest county show in the country.  The weekend was a huge success for the thousands of visitors who came to enjoy the entertainment, food, displays and events held ...read more
    Categories: Fingal County Council, Community
    Wednesday, June 26, 2019
    Dublin Airport welcomes the launch of Great Dane Airlines’ new Dublin to Aalborg service this summer. Aalborg is Denmark’s fourth largest city and is located in the North Jutland region, close to Denmark’s northern tip. The airline is operating the route twice weekly until July 26 and weekly thereafter until October 15. “We’re delighted to welcome Great Dane Airlines to Dublin and Ireland,” ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner, Economic
    Tuesday, June 25, 2019
    A sterling addition to Dublin 15 was unveiled on Sunday June 23 at the official launch of the Urban Food and Craft Market at St. Catherine’s Park, Lucan. The Market features a wide variety of stalls selling an assortment of food offerings every Sunday from 10am to 5pm until October. Fingal County Council was represented by Acting Mayor Cllr Howard Mahony, who emphasised that the venture is ...read more
    Categories: Stakeholder, Community
    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    Fingal County Council has been appointed as the Competent Authority for the purposes of aircraft noise regulation at Dublin Airport by the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross, TD. The Council received formal notice of its appointment today and will now proceed to establish the Aircraft Noise Competent Authority.   Following the signing of the Aircraft Noise (Dublin Airport) ...read more
    Categories: Community, Stakeholder
    Friday, June 14, 2019
    Local Enterprise Office (LEO) Fingal has confirmed that Ciaran Brennan from Ground Up Software Ltd. T/A “Livecosts.com” in Blanchardstown has clinched a place in the national final of Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur competition in September at Google HQ.   Ciaran is competing in the Best Start-Up category, and is one of the three young entrepreneurs who will represent the Dublin region on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Stakeholder
    Friday, June 14, 2019
    Roadbridge FCC JV has awarded the contract to provide monthly construction progress time-lapse video of the new North Runway Construction project to Fingal Chamber Member Kevin McFeely Photography. Kevin has 6 cameras around the site recording the work every day and with 2 of these up in the new control tower it gives a great overview of the project
    Categories: Community, Member
    Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    There is good news for Fingal in the latest Irish Business against Litter (IBAL) results as Dublin Airport & Environs and Swords are featured in the top 20 in the list and both are deemed "Clean to European Norms".   Dublin Airport Environs achieved 15th place and Swords 18th place. Litter levels were assessed in 40 towns and cities across the country by An Taisce, who found 31 of them or 77% to ...read more
    Categories: Stakeholder, Community
    Monday, June 10, 2019
    The development of a major tourism attraction in Dublin 15 has moved a step closer after Fingal County Council awarded contracts for the main restoration and reconstruction works at The Shackleton Garden in Beech Park, Clonsilla. The works are part of a €400,000 investment from Fingal County Council and Fáilte Ireland.   The gardens, which include an internationally famous plant collection, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Stakeholder
    Friday, June 07, 2019
    Fingal County Council is preparing a Digital Strategy for Fingal, which will describe how technology can help improve the way we live, work and do business in Fingal.    The Council is asking members of the public to say what they would like to see in the Strategy.   The Digital Strategy will focus on six main themes:Digital Economy – Making Fingal the best place to start and grow your ...read more
    Categories: Community, Stakeholder
    Friday, June 07, 2019
    Councillor Eoghan O’Brien elected as Mayor of Fingal Councillor Tom Kitt elected as Deputy Mayor   Fianna Fail Councillor Eoghan O’Brien was elected today as Mayor of Fingal at the first meeting of Fingal County Council since the recent Local Elections. Cllr Tom Kitt of Fianna Fail was elected as Deputy Mayor.   Cllr O’Brien, who represents the Howth Malahide Local Electoral Area, has been ...read more
    Categories: Community, Stakeholder, Political
    Thursday, June 06, 2019
    Fingal County Council has lodged an application with An Bord Pleanala for planning consent for the Broadmeadow Way, a proposed new walking and cycling greenway route of approximately 6km in length between Malahide Demesne and Newbridge Demesne in Donabate.   The proposed development will run across the Malahide Estuary adjacent to the mainline railway viaduct and will, if approved, provide an ...read more
    Categories: Community, Environment, Fingal County Council
    Sunday, June 02, 2019
    Dublin Airport is delighted to welcome WestJet’s new three times weekly direct service to Calgary in Alberta, Canada. The new route will be operated with a Boeing Dreamliner aircraft and is the only scheduled service between the two cities. WestJet’s new Calgary service will also offer onward connections to 24 destinations including Vancouver and Las Vegas. “We have forged a strong bond and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner, Economic
    Wednesday, May 29, 2019
    Fingal County Council has commenced design work on the Fingal Coastal Way project, a 32km, high-quality recreational walking and cycling route connecting Donabate, Rush, Skerries, Ardgillan Castle, Balbriggan and Bremore Castle.   Multi-disciplinary consultancy Atkins has been appointed to work alongside the Fingal County Council project team to carry out the feasibility study, route options ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council
    Friday, May 24, 2019
    Dublin Airport welcomes today’s announcement from Ryanair that it is to launch a new four times weekly service to Toulouse, France this winter. The new route will start on October 27 and will continue for summer 2020 with a daily service. Welcoming Ryanair’s announcement Dublin Airport Managing Director Vincent Harrison said “We are delighted to see Ryanair add another new route to its network ...read more
    Categories: Stakeholder, Community
    Wednesday, May 22, 2019
    Fingal County Council has extended its popular bike-sharing scheme, which allows cyclists use bikes that are publicly available, to Swords, Malahide and Howth.      The scheme allows cyclists to use ‘smart’ bikes with inbuilt GPS technology. By downloading the BleeperBike App, users can register and find their nearest BleeperBike, scan the QR code on the bike to unlock it and it is ready for ...read more
    Categories: Environment, Community, Fingal County Council
    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    Fingal County Council has welcomed news that Portmarnock’s famous Velvet Strand has retained the Blue Flag status, which recognises its high level of water quality.   And there was further good news for Portmarnock, along with the Burrow Beach in Sutton, as they were both awarded Green Coast awards at a ceremony which was held in Miltown Malbay, Co Clare yesterday (Monday).   The Blue Flag ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council, Environment
    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    Chambers Ireland today (21 May 2019) welcomes the results from the CSO Labour Force Survey showing continued employment growth in the Irish economy for the first quarter of the year and the lowest unemployment rate since 2005.   Speaking this afternoon, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive Ian Talbot said,   “The continued growth in employment, especially in the regions, is welcome and will go a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chambers Ireland
    Friday, May 10, 2019
    The countdown to Howth’s annual Dublin Bay Prawn Festival is now underway! The ultimate celebration of Irish Seafood will take place in this beautiful fishing village from Friday 17th to Sunday 19th May.   The Dublin Bay Prawn Festival, now in its 9th year, has grown into one of the largest festivals in Ireland, popular with foodies and families alike. Howth’s finest restaurants, bars and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Stakeholder
    Friday, May 03, 2019
    More than 383,000 passengers are expected to travel through Dublin Airport this May Bank Holiday weekend from Friday, May 3 to Monday, May 6, 2019.  Passenger numbers are up 4% compared to the same weekend last year, according to Dublin Airport. Dublin Airport Communications Manager, Siobhán O’Donnell said over 2,700 flights will arrive and depart this May Bank Holiday weekend as the summer ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Stakeholder
    Friday, May 03, 2019
    Ahead of local and European elections taking place on 24 May, Chambers Ireland, as the national voice of Ireland’s largest business network, launches the “Our Time To Vote” campaign. The campaign calls on voters to support candidates who are committed to realising a long-term vision for our communities by improving planning, investing in our cities and regions and supporting how we transition to ...read more
    Categories: Chambers Ireland, Political, Community
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019
    A total of 48 local community groups will share €276,000 under the latest round allocations from Dublin Airport’s €10 million Community Fund. The Fund, which was launched in 2017, consists of an annual investment of €400,000 over 25 years. This means a total €10 million investment in local communities by the airport over the course of the funding period. Dublin Airport’s support is focussed on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Stakeholder
    Tuesday, April 16, 2019
    A new web portal enabling over 1 million Dublin residents to check their electoral details in real-time has been rolled out in the Dublin region. Voters can check if they are eligible to vote in an election by entering their full name and address or Eircode on the Voter.ie website. It is an additional service available to voters in Dublin and it does not replace the existing paper ...read more
    Categories: Community, Political, Fingal County Council
    Thursday, April 11, 2019
    The Stephenstown Link Road was officially opened on Monday, 8th April 2019 with Mayor of Fingal Cllr Anthony Lavin cutting the ribbon on this key piece of infrastructure development within Balbriggan.    Also in attendance were Paul Reid, Chief Executive Fingal County Council, local Councillors Deputy Mayor Gráinne Maguire, Cllr. Tony Murphy, Cllr. Malachy Quinn, Cllr. Cathal Boland, Cllr. Tom ...read more
    Categories: Fingal County Council, Community
    Sunday, March 31, 2019
    Dublin Airport welcomes the launch of airBaltic’s four times weekly summer service to Riga.   The airline will operate its new service with an Airbus A220-300.   “We are delighted to welcome airBaltic back to Dublin Airport re-establishing the connection between our two capital cities,” said Dublin Airport Managing Director Vincent Harrison.   “Riga is a beautiful city steeped in history ...read more
    Categories: Community, Stakeholder, Economic
    Friday, March 22, 2019
    Local Enterprise Office (LEO) Fingal confirms that winning teenage entrepreneurs from Malahide/Portmarnock, Balbriggan and Sutton will represent Fingal at the National Final of the Student Enterprise Programme (SEP).   Teenage entrepreneurs from three local schools have won a place representing Fingal at the SEP National Finals in Croke Park on Friday, May 3rd.   Every September through LEO ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council
    Friday, March 22, 2019
    Fingal County Council is to seek to appoint a project management services team to oversee the delivery of projects within the multi-million euro Swords Cultural Quarter (SCQ) development.   The Swords Cultural Quarter will contain a major new central public and civic space set against the backdrop of the historic Swords Castle. It will boast a new library, public theatre and art exhibition ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council
    Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    Fingal County Council has welcomed the allocation of €3m from the National Transport Authority (NTA) which will support an ambitious programme of pedestrian and cycle improvement schemes around the county.   Some 11 projects, including four new schemes, have been awarded funding under the Sustainable Transport Measures Grants (STMG) 2019 programme in the largest round of funding the local ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council, Environment
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Fingal has celebrated the success of its students and schools in the 2019 BT Young Scientist competition, as Young Scientist of the Year Adam Kelly was recognised for his impressive achievement. Tributes were paid at the event on March 11 (Monday) in County Hall, Swords to his family, his teacher Ms Lennon, and his school, Skerries Community College, for supporting and aiding Adam’s winning ...read more
    Categories: Fingal County Council, Community
    Wednesday, March 06, 2019
    Dublin Airport Among The World's Best For Customer Experience  Dublin was Europe’s joint best airport in 25m-40m passenger category in global ASQ awards Dublin Airport has been named one of the best airports in the world in a global ranking of passenger experience.  Dublin Airport was the joint winner in its category of European Airports that have 25-40 million passengers per year in the ...read more
    Categories: Partner, Community
    Tuesday, March 05, 2019
    All set for St Patrick’s Day as Fingal County Council prepares for parades   St. Patrick’s Day in Fingal is set to be a bustling celebration of all things Irish, as over 136 groups and counting take part in parades to be held across the county.   Fingal County Council’s Events Unit has fielded 53 applications from Swords, 47 from Blanchardstown and 36 from Balbriggan so far.   Fingal County ...read more
    Categories: Stakeholder, Community
    Thursday, February 28, 2019
    Fingal County Council is seeking submissions from the public on the proposed Royal Canal Urban Greenway route. The public consultation is open until March 25, 2019. The route will serve Castleknock, Blanchardstown, Clonsilla, Coolmine and the wider Dublin 15 area. The proposed Urban Greenway will encourage recreation while offering an alternative transport choice for school children and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council, Environment
    Thursday, February 21, 2019
    Dublin Airport Hosts North Runway Jobs Initiative daa in partnership with Empower, the Fingal-based community development company, and the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection, hosted a Meet the Contractor event to promote local job opportunities associated with Dublin Airport’s North Runway project. The event was held as part of Empower’s One Step Closer programme, which ...read more
    Categories: Partner, Community
    Tuesday, February 19, 2019
    Record January at Dublin Airport Just under 2.1 million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport this January, which was a 5% increase when compared to last year.  It is the first January in the airport’s 79-year history that passenger numbers have surpassed two million. Passenger volumes to and from continental Europe grew by 8%, with more than one million passengers travelling to and ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Partner
    Tuesday, February 19, 2019
    The launch of the Draft Climate Change Action Plan for Fingal took place in the Atrium in County Hall on Monday, 18 February. Members of the public attended the event to hear from Fingal County Council and the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) staff about what the Council are doing to implement energy efficiency initiatives and flood prevention schemes in the Fingal area. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council, Environment
    Thursday, February 14, 2019
    Taoiseach and Minister Ross Turn Sod on Dublin Airport’s New Runway An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD and the Minister for Transport Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross TD today performed the official sod-turning for Dublin Airport’s new North Runway project. The new runway is urgently needed to allow for expansion to underpin Ireland’s long-term economic growth. Dublin Airport’s existing main runway ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner, Economic
    Monday, February 11, 2019
    Dublin Airport and IAA Co-operate on New EU Initiative to Reduce Flight Delays Dublin Airport and the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) have embarked on a joint initiative to improve the flow of air traffic at the airport and reduce delays. Dublin Airport and the IAA will now incorporate Airport Collaborative Decision Making (A-CDM) into the management of daily flight operations at the ...read more
    Categories: Partner, Community
    Monday, February 11, 2019
    MetroLink project to Swords must proceed without further delay, Chief Executive tells Council Fingal County Council Chief Executive Paul Reid has insisted that the MetroLink project to Swords, via Dublin Airport, should proceed without further delay, regardless of any issues relating to the southside aspect of the route, to ensure it meets its 2027 completion target. In his Chief Executive’s ...read more
    Categories: Community, Stakeholder, Political
    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
    Dublin Airport was the 11th largest airport in the European Union last year, according to new data from Airports Council International (ACI) Europe. Dublin Airport welcomed almost 31.5 million passengers last year, which means that more than five times the population of the island of Ireland passed through the airport during 2018. The new ACI data for passenger numbers across Europe shows that ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner
    Friday, February 01, 2019
    Fingal County Council has published the South Fingal Transport Study (SFTS), a strategic land-use and transport study involving the development of a multi-modal transport strategy for the South Fingal area which includes areas such as Swords, Dublin Airport, Clonshaugh, Balgriffin and Baldoyle. Among the key recommendations to be delivered within the study timeframe up to 2027 are the upgrade ...read more
    Categories: Environment, Community, Fingal County Council
    Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Fingal County Council is inviting submissions from the public in response to the Draft Climate Change Action Plan 2019-2024.   The Draft Action Plan has been developed by the four Dublin local authorities alongside the Dublin energy agency Codema. Fingal County Council’s public consultation is open for submissions from 11 February until 25 March 2019.   As part of this public consultation ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fingal County Council, Environment
    Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association, LauraLynn and Snowflakes for Autism to benefit   daa employees, supported by the company and members of the public, raised a total of €315,000 for the company’s charity partners last year – the Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association, LauraLynn Children’s Hospice and Snowflakes for Autism. Each charity was presented with a cheque for €105,000 from ...read more
    Categories: Partner, Community
    Friday, January 18, 2019
    ‘Arts for all’ as Fingal County Council adopts new Arts Plan for 2019-2025  Fingal County Council have formally adopted an Arts Plan for 2019-2025 that seeks to enable all in Fingal to access a wide range of arts and cultural experiences, to foster diversity of arts practice and to support artists of many different backgrounds.   Four key objectives feature in the plan, which was approved at ...read more
    Categories: Community, Political
    Thursday, January 10, 2019
    Dublin Airport's Community Fund Reopens For Applications   Dublin Airport’s Community Fund has reopened for applications and will remain open for a period of six weeks until Monday February 12, 2019.   The airport’s €10 million Community Fund was launched in 2017 with an annual investment of €400,000 over 25 years. Support is focussed on areas such as: environment and sustainability, sports ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner
    Thursday, October 11, 2018
    Dublin Airport Welcomes Ryanair’s Route Expansion   Dublin Airport welcomes today’s announcement by Ryanair that it will significantly expand its route network from Dublin next summer.   The airline will have nine new services at Dublin next summer: Bordeaux, Bournemouth, Cagliari, Frankfurt, Gothenburg, Lourdes, Luxembourg, London Southend and Thessaloniki.   “Ryanair is an important ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner
    Monday, October 08, 2018
    Dublin Airport Welcomes New Moscow Service Dublin Airport welcomes today’s announcement from Aeroflot at it is to operate a new service between Dublin and the Russian capital, Moscow. The daily seasonal service will operate from October 28, 2018 until March 30, 2019. “We are delighted to welcome Aerflot back to Dublin Airport with this direct connection to Moscow. The new service will further ...read more
    Categories: Partner, Community
    Tuesday, October 02, 2018
    Ryanair Announces New Dublin - Bordeaux Summer Service   Dublin Airport welcomes the announcement by Ryanair that it is to operate a twice weekly service to Bordeaux in France next summer. Ryanair's new route will operate from April as part of the summer schedule. Welcoming the new service Dublin Airport Managing Director Vincent Harrison said “We are delighted to see Ryanair’s route ...read more
    Categories: Partner, Community
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    Ryanair Announces New Dublin-Cagliari Summer Service   Dublin Airport welcomes the announcement by Ryanair that it is to operate a twice weekly seasonal service to Cagliari in Sardinia next summer.   The new route will operate between July and August.   Welcoming the new service Dublin Airport Managing Director Vincent Harrison said “We are delighted to see Ryanair’s route network go from ...read more
    Categories: Partner, Community
    Friday, September 21, 2018
    Deadline for Entries Extended to Friday, 28th September   Fingal Dublin Chamber has extended the deadline for entries to the Business Excellence and CSR Awards by one week to Friday, the 28th of September. The Chamber is encouraging people to celebrate success by nominating themselves, their business, employees, or another business or organisation for one of the 23 Business Excellence & CSR ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    Dublin Airport To Host Events Celebrating Culture Night 2018 Dublin Airport will host a series of events celebrating Culture Night 2018 this Friday evening September 21.   This is the first time that Dublin Airport has participated in Culture Night and the events are taking place as part of Fingal County Council’s extensive programme to celebrate Irish culture, creativity and the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner
    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    Busiest August Ever At Dublin Airport    Dublin Airport welcomed more than 3.2 million passengers last month, making it the busiest August in the airport’s 78-year history.   Passenger numbers increased by 6% last month helped by the introduction of 14 new routes over the summer period and extra capacity on more than 50 existing services. August was the second consecutive month that Dublin ...read more
    Categories: Partner, Community
    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    Dublin Airport’s Platinum Services Shortlisted for Two Global Awards   Dublin Airport’s specialised VIP facility, Platinum Services has been shortlisted in two categories in this year’s International Customer Experience Awards.   The International Customer Experience Awards recognise outstanding customer experience worldwide in a wide range of business areas. Platinum Services has been ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
      Now Boarding: Montreal and Minneapolis-St. Paul  Aer Lingus announces 2 new North American destinationsMore than 3 million seats to 15 transatlantic destinations on sale from 2019   Dublin, Wednesday 12 September 2018 – There are now 15 ways to the USA.…and Canada as Aer Lingus today announced two new North American destinations for summer 2019 - Minneapolis-St. Paul and Montreal, Canada. ...read more
    Categories: Member, Community
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    Dublin Airport Welcomes Aer Lingus’ Transatlantic Route Expansion    Dublin Airport welcomes Aer Lingus’ announcement that it is to launch new direct services to Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota and Montreal, Canada next summer.   Aer Lingus will operate both routes daily with a Boeing 757 aircraft to Minneapolis-St. Paul commencing on July 8 and Montreal with a new Airbus A321 long-range ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Partner, Community
    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    TAP To Launch Double Daily Dublin-Lisbon Service   Portuguese airline TAP is to launch a new double daily service between Dublin and Lisbon from next summer. The new route will bring additional choice for passengers travelling between Dublin and Lisbon and will also offer convenient onward connectivity to South America and other locations via TAP’s global network. “We’re delighted to welcome ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Partner, Community
    Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    July Was Dublin Airport’s Busiest Month EverDublin Airport welcomed more than 3.3 million passengers in July, making it the busiest month ever in the airport’s 78 year history. Passenger numbers increased by 7% compared to last July as Dublin Airport welcomed more than 100,000 passengers every day during the month. Passenger volumes to and from continental Europe increased by 6%, with more than ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    One4all are donating 50c to Crumlin Children’s Hospital every time a One4all Gift Card is spent from July 21st to 29th. So how does #Shop4Crumlin work? ? If you make a purchase using your One4all Gift Card in any of our 8,500 retail outlets nationwide or online, One4all will donate .50c to CMRF Crumlin! ? If you spend your One4all in Arnotts, Debenhams Ireland, Life Style Sports, Argos or ...read more
    Categories: Member, Community
    Thursday, July 19, 2018
    Dublin Airport’s Airside Operations team held a Safety Awareness Day recently to promote and enhance the culture of safety on the airfield. More than 12,000 people from 470 companies work on or around the airfield at Dublin Airport and ensuring their safety as well as the safety of passengers, aircraft and vehicles is a key priority for the Airside Operations team. Dublin Airport Airside ...read more
    Categories: Community, Partner
    Wednesday, July 18, 2018
    Dublin Airport welcomes today’s announcement by Lufthansa that it is to add a fifth daily service on its Dublin to Frankfurt route. This is the airline’s seventh expansion of services since 2014. The additional daily flight means that Lufthansa’s service between Dublin and Frankfurt will increase from 28 to 34 flights per week representing an increase in capacity of more than 20% when the ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Partner
    Thursday, July 05, 2018
    Fingal Dublin Chamber held their annual Summer BBQ networking event on the 4th of July with a special American theme in The Penthouse @ Wright Venue, Swords.  Over 70 Chamber members and guests, along with the Fingal County Council Mayor Anthony Lavin was in attendance at the event which marked the wind-down before the summer break.  The social occasion brought together many business men and ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, March 26, 2018
    Fingal Dublin Chamber welcomes the announcement that the public consultation phase of the MetroLink project is to commence this week as MetroLink has the potential to deliver on Project Ireland 2040’s vision for future growth and development in Swords and in the wider Fingal area. Under the National Development Plan 2018-2017, Metro North and Metro South will now proceed as one project known as ...read more
    Categories: Stakeholder, Community