St Doulagh’s Church, Balgriffin
Service of Carols & Readings by candlelight with music by 1st Coy Boys’ Brigade Brass
Opening prayers & welcome: Rev. Ken Sherwood
How the Grinch stole Christmas: Sharon Williams
A Christmas Poem: Jayne Mangan
Prayers: Evan Watkins
Closing Prayers and blessing: Rev. Norman Gamble
Mark Finnegan talks to Fiona Cunningham from the Member First Credit Union. MFCU are having their AGM on Monday December 15th. The event is being held in the Crowne Plaza, Santry.
Sinead Beasley from Baldoyle recently won the European Kick Boxing Championship. She joins Heidi Bedell to talk about her success. Sinead talks about her love of the sport, what it takes to get to the top nad her hopes for the future.
Heidi Bedell is joined on the phone by Independent Fingal County Councillor Cian O’ Callaghan. The pair discuss the new Balbriggan/Skerries cycle route.
Heidi Bedell talks to Lisa Howard. Lisa Howard a liver transplant recipient and tells Heidi all about her experience. They also talk about Lisa life and her future.
Noel Mc Guinness talks to Atpeace Makita from Detroit. Atpeace is a member of the Detroit Water Brigade.
They are a volunteer-led alliance of compassionate citizens of Detroit and their international allies working to bring emergency relief to families facing water shut offs while advocating for an income-based Water Affordability Plan in Detroit.
They deliver bottled water, water coolers, jugs, rainwater catchment barrels, filters, and other supplies to families. Supplies are donated to their various Water Stations or their central hub at 1514 Washington Blvd downtown from their online registry.
They believe that water is a human right. They work towards a Water Affordability Plan for all. The plan, created by Michigan Welfare Rights Organization and others, caps your utility payment at 2.5% of monthly income.
You can get more information about the Detroit Water Brigade here.