Buala Bus

Buala Bus

We are thrilled to let you know that Buala Bus will be in Dunlavin on the morning of Monday 18th February. We will be parked outside the Church of Ireland from 9.30am - 12noon. We then go on to Blessington. We will open our doors in the Glending Estate from 2pm - 4pm. There is a €2 charge aboard Buala Bus. All times are subject to change in unforseen circumstances. Please direct any queries to 0404-32575, cowicklowbualabus@gmail.com or on our Facebook page. We look forward to meeting you and your little ones ;) Beep beep!! Buala Bus 0404-32575 Mon - Fri 9am - 4pm

Church Gate Collection

A church gate collection will take place on February 16th and 17th in aid of the Irish Wheelchair association. Your support would be appreciated.

Railway Tommy

Congratulations to Jimmy Whittle and Paddy Rouse proud owners of Railway Tommy who had a great win in Punchestown on Sunday February 3rd last.


Sympathy is extended to Eileen Allen and family, Knockrue on the death of Eileen’s sister Mary Strong in Emo, Co. Laois. May Mary rest in peace, .


FETAC Level 5 Course – St. Kevin’s Community College, Dunlavin, Co. Wicklow. St Kevin’s Community College will continue to run FETAC Level 5 course next September. The college is offering a Business Studies & Office Administration course and is accepting enrolments for September 2013. This course is full time, however, it may also be taken on a part-time basis. For further information, contact St Kevin’s Community College at 045-406000 orCatherineOconnell@wicklowvec.ie

Ladies Football

Dunlavin GAA club are hoping to start a ladies football team. If you are interested you can contact Josephine Sinnott or Pauline Allen.

Golf Society

First outing for 2013 Dunlavin Inn Golf Society will take place on February 23rd to Athy, tee time 10 am –11am. The March outing will be to the K Club on the 30th, meet at 8.30 am for breakfast and tee time 10-11am. Cost €40 which includes breakfast. New members always welcome cost €30.

Table Quiz

Donard / Glen Camogie club table quiz winners were 1st Michael Casey, Geraldine Cleary, Martin O’ Halloran and Paddy Toomey. 2nd Amanda Butler, Brendan Hickey, Albert Dillon and Brendan Donovan. Thanks to all who supported the event which raised €1,117.

It has been announced that Donard /Glen’s Bridy O’ Neill is Wicklow Camogie’s volunteer of the year. Bridy will receive her award in March in Croke Park. Well deserved.


Yoga for beginners has started in Scoil Nioclais Naofa on Tuesday nights from 7pm to 8.30pm. Enquiries to Patricia on 0851981834.


Enrolments are now been taken for Scoil Nioclais Naofa Junior School for September. Application forms available from the school. Telephone 045 401459.

Doyle’s Butchers

To be in with a chance for the Easter draw just log on to their website www.doylesbutchers.com and answer a simple question. Some wonderful recipes on the site plus you can email you own favourite recipe and they will put it up on the site. Shop local.

Flower Club

The February meeting of the flower club will take place on the 13th 2013 at 8pm in the Jonathon Swift Hall. A gardening talk on “Winter Colour with Spring in mind “ by Peter O’ Toole.

Table Quiz

Scoil Nioclais Naofa are hosting a table quiz on March 2nd in Dunlavin Inn. Your support would be appreciated. Team of 4 €40.

Meals on Wheels

The new rota for meals on wheels is being drawn up for 2013 and volunteers are being sought. The meals are cooked on a Tuesday morning in the Jonathan Swift Hall and then distributed to Dunlavin, Donard and the Glen of Imaal. If anyone would like to volunteer to cook or drive they would be very welcome. Contact 0879693960 if you have a few hours to spare on a Tuesday.

Faulty Towers

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience is making a return to Rathsallagh House on April 17th. The night includes full dinner and show for €55. Booking essential 045 403112.

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