Category Archives: Communications

Well, we asked for a sign…

It took 11 months from our AGM – two lost applications via a process within An Garda Síochana and Fingal but it finally looks like we are getting our Neighbourhood watch Text Alert signs. Thanks to all for your patience.

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End of January Update

A belated Happy New Year to you all Recent Burglaries: As you will have seen from recent text alerts it was a busy start to the year with burglaries in Deerpark, Park Avenue and surrounding areas.   We have been lucky to have … Continue reading

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Lock up Light up

An Garda Siochana (‘AGS’) released some updated crime statistics to reflect the impact of Operation Thor which was launched to tackle domestic burglaries which was launched on 2nd November 2015.   Since then domestic burglaries have fallen nationally by approximately 30%. However as we … Continue reading

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Bogus Trades and Collections

This week I attened a meeting with the community policing unit and some of the other local Neighbourhood watch associations.     The news on crime levels in the area is positive with a reduction in the last number of months over prior years … Continue reading

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Pines Hadleigh Golf and Social

We are excited to be having our second annual golf outing and ‘Neighbours’ Night’. Not that we need an excuse, but it is a great opportunity to get together with our closest neighbours, finally meet those neighbours you wave to in the morning, … Continue reading

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Let’s make it a happy return from holidays!

Holiday time is here for many of us (at least between the showers).   With even the best holidays it is always good to come home and it is always a relief to open the front door to a house that is … Continue reading

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Watch those Open Windows!

With the current humid weather many of us will have open windows front and back to get some air flowing through the house. While this solves an air conditioning problem for us it also presents a world of opportunity for … Continue reading

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2016 AGM

AGM Minutes: The AGM of the Scheme was held in St. Brigid’s GAA club on 26th April.   We had a 42 people from the scheme in attendance on the night with apologies from many other members. Minutes were read from … Continue reading

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Even the burglars have given up on their new year resolutions

Aside some noisy weather related visitors named Desmond, Eva, Frank and Gertrude it has thankfully been a reasonably quiet Christmas and January. Quiet is something that we are very happy to report on but it is important that we maintain our awareness of … Continue reading

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Wishing you a very happy and peaceful Christmas

We received great support during 2015 which has allowed us to become a more active group and we look forward to building on this into 2016.  Special thanks to our street coordinators, the Community Policing team in Blanchardstown and all those who got involved … Continue reading

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