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Balrothery Spring Clean – Sat 7th April

Calling all Rosepark residents, Balrothery is having its annual Spring Clean Event organised by the Balrothery Tidy Village Committee, this Saturday 7th of April. We would ask you to lend your time and support to your Village. It’s a great day to come out and volunteer and show your children and neighbours, pride of place. [...]

Rosepark Spring Clean

Make Good Friday, a Great Friday for Rosepark! Calling all Rosepark residents, we are having our annual spring clean-up day this Good Friday (April 14th) to coincide with the Balrothery Spring Clean Event organised by the Balrothery Tidy Village Committee. We would ask you to lend your time and support to your estate or indeed [...]

Darcystown Road Development (Meeting Thu 23rd)

The Rosepark Residents Association Committee would like to inform residents that building works on the 9 social housing units adjacent to Rosepark and Ringfort estates have commenced and that the Committee have directly made representations on your behalf to North East Housing, who are managing the project, to ensure that disturbance and debris on the [...]

Rosepark clean up 2016

Rosepark clean up 2016  Thanks to all who supported the effort in this years Spring Clean. It was a great turn out and especially thanks to the kids, they were great pickers for us. The estate and garden is looking well for summer and we collected quite an amount of Rubbish, which the council have now [...]

Spring Clean

Rosepark Spring Clean Event Meeting at the Green @ 7pm, Wednesday 20th of April Please join us wednesday for the annual Rosepark Spring Clean. This year the whole village is involved as Balrothery comes alive under the new “Balrothery Community Association“. Bags, pickers and vests will be provided as usual and don’t forget to bring [...]

Tony Murphy and Barry Martin Support Balrothery

Thank you Tony and Barry and Good Luck! To all Rosepark Residents and to the people of Balrothery, we the Rosepark Residents Association, would like to take this opportunity as we as we draw near to the National Elections, to remind you all that both Tony Murphy (IND) and Barry Martin (AAA-PBP) were the only individual Councillors now [...]

Newsletter – December 2015

ROSEPARK RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION – DECEMBER 2015 Seasons greeting to all residents I am sure you have noticed the increased activity around the village. This is due to the ongoing work being carried out by the Balrothery Community Council which was reformed in December 2014 after a break of a few years. The present committee are dedicated and enthusiastic [...]

Rose Park Clean Up Day

Calling all Residents of Rose Park to our Annual Clean Up Day 3rd of October 2015 @ 12 noon (meeting at the green) We often meet people who speak with admiration about the Rose Park Estate, its a fabulous part of the area to live in, great reputation, wonderful families and clean and well kept. [...]

Weekly Balrothery Bingo Night

Bingo at The Heritage Centre Every Thursday night – 8 to 10 pm, starting September 3rd Please support this fund raising venture the proceeds will benefit the Balrothery Community Council who have a very active committee working tirelessly on behalf of the community to improve the village and the amenities which are so badly needed. Here [...]

Rosepark Residents Association AGM

ROSEPARK RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION AGM DATE  -  THURSDAY 26TH MARCH 2015 VENUE – ARMOURY ROOM  – BALROTHERY INN TIME – 8.30pm Calling all residents of Rosepark to attend our AGM on Thursday night. Please come along as it is important that we have a good attendance which would be an expression of support for the efforts [...]

Control of Vehicle Speeds in Residential Areas

Fingal County Council Recently published an invitation regarding the Control of Vehicle Speeds in Residential Areas, encouraging the public to make submissions regarding the adequacy or otherwise of speed limits in their area. As a result, the Rosepark Residents Association Committee made a submission to Fingal County Council’s Operations Department regarding traffic speed limits, both [...]

Objection Deadline Tomorrow for 42 More Houses

As many of you will be aware, the battle for a playground, community centre or other amenity space on the Fingal County Council site on the Darcystown road was lost last month, even though the final vote was only just yesterday. But don’t dispare, we’ve certainly lost the battle but not the war. Tomorrow is [...]

Cllr Barry Martin (PBP) stands by Balrothery

We wanted to share with you an article from the Fingal Independant in which one of the “Balrothery Four” Councillor Barry Martin (People Before Profit) has once again stood up to Fingal County Council and the Media and stood by his decision to put the people of Balrothery before the frenzy of government sponsored house [...]

Why Cllr. Malachy Quinn changed his Vote

Dear Residents, As you know know Malachy Quinn changed his vote on the Proposed Development @ the Thu 11th Meeting, having previously given us his written support. In fairness to Cllr. Quinn, he is at least trying to make some amends for leaving us down. Below is an email he sent to us the following [...]

Local Area Meeting Dissappointing

Unfortunately, due to being unable to secure the vote of local Fianna Fáil Cllr. Brian Dennehy, we could not have secured a majority on this issue at the Local Area Committee, though without them we could have forced a tie and potentially a win through the Cathaoirleach. However, unknown to us, Sinn Féin Councillor Malachy [...]

Tomorrow is the Big Vote

Dear Residents, Fingal County Council’s Balbriggan / Swords Local Area Committee sits tomorrow to decide the fate of our last remaining council owned green space in the village. At this stage, we have: Compiled a well researched 18 page objection submission Organised the local protest & press coverage Sent over 140 individual emails to Fingal [...]

Fingal Report on Darcystown Rd. Development

Dear Residents, As some of you will know, on Monday the 9th of December, Fingal County Management released a report which contained their own recommendations and which supposedly was to be a summary of submissions received from the public regarding the Part 8/Xl Proposed Works at Darcystown, Balrothery. FCC Draft Chief Executive Report Unfortunately, the [...]

Quinn Eager To Improve Balrothery Estate

Local Sinn Fein councillor Malachy Quinn, has expressed his interest in improving the Balruddery Woods Estate in Balrothery. At the latest Council meeting, he not only asked the Chief Executive to install an additional two speed ramps, but to provide a public bin as the instances of littering has increased. The councillor felt the speed [...]

Balrothery Community Council AGM (Tonight 8pm)

Dear Residents, It’s just come to our attention that the Balrothery Community Council are holding their annual AGM tonight (Thursday 4th) at 8pm in the Heritage center. Unfortunately, The Rosepark Residents Association just found out this evening so apologies for the short notice but we were not aware as we hadn’t received any communication from [...]

Balrothery Green Space Deficit

Over the coming weeks, we intend to release bit size chunks from our submission for your consumption, if you’ll excuse the pun. The reason for this is so that the next time a councillor calls to your door, you’ll be armed with the issues that affect our community and you can ask your local councillor, [...]