Rathborne Community Association

Rathborne Community Association Win 1st Prize in DCC Central Area Dublin City Neighbourhoods Awards in the Urban Village Category

The Rathborne Community Association won 1st prize in the 2014  DCC Central Area Dublin City Neighbourhoods Awards in the Urban Village category. This was the first time that the RCA entered this competition so everyone concerned are really thrilled to win this award on behalf of the RCA.

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Watering of flowers

Thanks to all our volunteers who have helped out with the plant watering over this hot spell it's much appreciated. I'm sure you will agree the flowers are all looking great!1 2 3 4

More planting on Rathborne Avenue

Some more planting on Rathborne Ave over the weekend – thanks again to all volunteers 1 2 3 4

A Big Thank You to our Flower Bed Sponsors

The Rathborne Community Association  would like to thank most sincerely Douglas & Kaldi, Bombay Pantry and Phoenix Dental for sponsoring flower beds in Rathborne Village. Their contributions are greatly appreciated. RCA volunteers have been busily planting, watering and maintaining 11 flower beds in the Village as part of our entry into the Dublin City Neighbourhood Awards.We would also like to thank our volunteers for all their hard work and residents who have been helping to water and maintain the flower beds.

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Summer Club – 14 – 18 July 2014

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Temporary Terminus Change on Route 120

Dublin Bus wishes to advise customers that due to Luas Cross City works on Parnell Street from Monday 23rd June for approximately 3 months.  Routes 40b, 40d and 120 will have a temporary change of terminus from Parnell Street to Parnell Square West.

Routes 40b, 40d and 120 from City Centre 
Buses will no longer serve bus stops 6004 (PW) and 6071 (PV) on Parnell St.  Instead Routes 40b and 40d will depart from bus stop 7 (PH) on Parnell Sq. West and Route 120 will depart from bus stop 3 (PD) on Parnell Sq. All routes will terminate at bus top 263 (PQ) on Parnell Sq. East.

Please see map below to locate your bus stop. – See more at: http://www.dublinbus.ie/en/News-Centre/General-News/Temporary-Terminus-Change-on-Routes-40b-40d-and-120/#sthash.ia0zuGrb.dpuf

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Plants – Watering

Big thanks to anyone who has been helping out with the watering of the newly planted plants on Rathborne Avenue and in the Village. During this hot spell any further help would be greatly appreciated so we can keep all the plants alive and looking well. Thanks.

Royal Canal Amenity Group

Royal Canal Amenity Group are organising a Summer Solstice walk along the canal next Saturday 21st June. Meet at 7.15pm at Ashtown station, all welcome!

Planting – Saturday 14 June 2014

Thanks to the volunteers who turned out on last Saturday morning to lend a hand with the planting of this bed. Help greatly appreciated. I'm sure you will all agree it looks great. 

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Some pictures from our mini area clean ups for Dublin Neighbourhood Awards


Sat 14th June 10-1pm - Planting on Rathborne Ave and mini Clean-up in the Village in preparation for judging of Dublin City Neighbourhood Awards

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