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Annual Fundraising Raffle 2021–Another Success Story

The draw for the Annual Parish Raffle, in aid of parish funds, took place in St. Andrew’s Parish Centre on Saturday 27th September. The winning tickets were drawn by Rev. Canon David Gillespie, Parish Rector, whose support was greatly appreciated. A million thanks to all the generous prize donors, those who bought tickets and all…

Institution of Revd. Canon David Gillespie

There was an air of excitement and delight in St Andrew’s Church in Malahide as parishioners gathered to welcome our new Rector on Friday evening (November 5). Revd. Canon David Gillespie was instituted Rector of the United Parishes of Malahide, Portmarnock and St Doulagh’s by Archbishop Michael Jackson.   David was joined by his wife…

Girls’ Brigade

Girls’ Brigade ARTS & CRAFTS MUSICAL THEATRE DANCING SINGING AND MUCH MORE! AGES Age 2-4 Tiny Tots Age 5-8 Explorers Age 9-11 Juniors Age 12-13 Seniors Age 14-17 Brigaders Age 18+ Associates TIME Saturday afternoons starting 9th October Where St. Andrew’s Parish Centre Malahide Further information Call Ruth on 087 9389727

Harvest Thanksgiving and Gift Day Service

On Sunday 3rd October a combined Harvest Thanksgiving and Gift Day Service will take place in St. Andrew’s Church, Malahide at 3pm. There will be no other services in either church on that day. Parishioners are invited to make donations towards the charities that depend on our support during these difficult times. Donations may be…

Thank You Norman & Susan

Rev. Norman Gamble retired from active ministry in January this year after over 30 years of dedicated service in our parishes. We deferred finalising arrangements to mark the occasion in anticipation and hope that further easing of Covid restrictions during the year, might permit a  gathering of friends and parishioners to attend such an event….

Rev. Norman Gamble’s Presentation Speech

The following is a speech made by Norman Gamble following a presentation made to him and his wife Susan, at the conclusion of a special church service of Thanksgiving held in St. Andrew’s Church on Sun. 15th August. The saga started in June 1990 with a phone call from the late David Seymour, asking if…

Churches are Open

In-person worship takes place each Sunday in St. Doulagh’s at 10am and St. Andrews 11.30am. Face masks must be worn unless medically exempt. Please sanitise your hands on arrival. Please adhere to social distancing when arriving, leaving or queueing for Holy Communion. Service sheets will be supplied which will include a contact tracing form to be…

Parish Centre Update

It has been a quiet summer in the Parish Centre. Kandoo used the premises throughout July and August but due to Covid Restrictions no other indoor camps were able to take place. September will hopefully see the return of most of our users, with Pilates, Taekwondo, Boot camp Ireland, Little Kickers and Girls Brigade all…

Thank You Anne

Finally, six months after she departed from her role as Parish Administrator, we were able to get together to present Anne with a token of our gratitude. Obviously, it wasn’t the large gathering that would traditionally have been held but instead, Anne and Neville Taplin, Brian Brown and I met in the Parish Centre and…