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St. Andrew’s Nave Walls restored to Original Condition

During our unseasonably hot summer of 2018, we commenced on a programme to resolve the issue of plasterwork falling from the walls of the nave in St. Andrew’s Church. Having sought expert advice on the cause of the problem and the processes to be undertaken to remedy the situation , we subsequently contracted a  company, specialising in…

CHRISTMAS MARKET 2018

Sat. 24th November was a great day in the life of our parish. The annual Christmas Market took place in our Parish Centre, attended by many, enjoyed by one and all, both socially and financially. We raised in excess of €14,250, almost € 1,000 up on last year’s figure, making a major contribution towards the…

GDPR Compliance

DATA PRIVACY NOTICE  The United Parishes of Malahide, Portmarnock & St. Doulagh’s  1. Your personal data – what is it? Personal data relates to a living individual who can be identified from    that data. Identification can be by the information alone or in conjunction with any other information in the data controller’s possession or likely…

A WIN FOR THE HOMELESS

Sun 20th May was the occasion for our third annual 10k/5k Charity Run/Walk.     This year we altered the route to ensure that the entire event took place within the grounds of Malahide Castle, starting from and finishing at Malahide Cricket Club. Electronic timing was also introduced, so that the serious competitors had a record of…

Rev. Gamble’s report to General Vestry Meeting 2018

——An extract from Rev.Gamble’s address to The General Vestry Meeting—— Rev.Gamble addressing the General Vestry meeting held on Fri. 6th April highlighted the changing scene affecting how we run our parish and the need to respond to new challenges facing us. He referred to the fact that individual parishes are now registered as charities with…

Conservation Work at St. Doulagh’s–An Update

  ‘May we blamelessly, nay laudably, cherish so precious an architectural gem as St Doulagh’s Chapel’ –  (Archbishop Reeves 1859) In our United Parishes we are privileged to have such a historic building as St Doulagh’s Church to worship within. This privilege however includes the costly burden of its maintenance which because of the churches…

Christmas Market —A Great Success Story

                                           Christmas Market 2017 What a great day was enjoyed by one and all, both socially and financially! We raised over €13,500, making a major contribution towards the cost of running our parish. A big “THANK YOU” to everyone who helped in so many different ways!   Whether by getting the stalls set up and dismantled,…

Harvest supper night in aid of St.Doulagh’s Restoration fund

HARVEST SUPPER NIGHT – MUSIC, FUN & FAMILY FORTUNES SHOW Time:SATURDAY 7th OCTOBER 2017 @7.30pm Venue: St.Andrew’s Parish Centre, Church  Road, Malahide Contact:  Ian Watkins – 086-8446354 or Victor Black – 087-6711547 Raffles, Auctions and Spot Prizes on the night Refreshments available  

St. Doulagh’s Harvest

Come and join us on Sunday 8th October for our Harvest Festival. 10am      Preacher Ven. Richard Dadswell, formerly Archdeacon of Achonry 7pm       Preacher Canon Kevin Brew, Rector of Howth, and formerly of  Mountmellick and Ahoghill The evening service is an ideal opportunity to invite your friends and neighbours to join with you to worship in St Doulagh’s. Gifts…