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Artist Grayson Perry wins prestigious Erasmus Prize

British artist Grayson Perry has won the prestigious Erasmus Prize, which is worth €150,000. The maverick potter, known for his tapestries, ceramic works and cross-dressing, was praised by judges for “demonstrating that art belongs to everybody and should not be...

Lucky Dubliner scoops top prize as €314,000 won in total in Prize Bond draw

A lucky Dubliner has just scooped a massive €50,000 following a Prize Bonds win. Bond number KZ 141914 - which belongs to someone in the capital -  was pulled out for the draw after a long...

Winners of South Dublin County Council’s Christmas Decoration Competition 2017

The Mayor of South Dublin County Council Paul Fogarty yesterday presented the winners of the SDCC Christmas Decoration Recycling Competition with their prizes in County Hall. Speaking at the prize giving ceremony, Mayor Gogarty said: “It is wonderful to see so...

Tallaght recognised as Enterprising Town at national awards ceremony

The initiative and efforts shown by a range of local businesses, community groups and enterprise support agencies here in Tallaght, and Rathcoole, were recognised at a national awards ceremony last week. Bank of Ireland’s National Enterprising Town Awards aims to...

Tallaght aiming for top prize in national enterprise competition

Tallaght is up against some of it's Dublin neighbours in a competition to find Ireland's most enterprising town with more than €100,000 in prize money up for grabs. The prize on offer is the title of Bank of Ireland’s National...

Dublin Literary Award is world’s most valuable and this years shortlist has just been announced

Ten novels have been shortlisted for the 2017 International Dublin Literary Award,sponsored by Dublin City Council and managed by Dublin City Libraries. First launched in 1995, the prize seeks submissions from more than 400 library networks in 177 countries...

Entry now open for National Enterprise Awards

The National Enterprise Awards will take place in Dublin during May 2017 and the South Dublin Local Enterprise Office is now organising the County Competition to identify South Dublin’s best micro enterprise. The County Winner will go forward to...

Glenasmole NS among the winners of SDCC Christmas Decoration Competition 2016

Last Thursday (15th December) the Mayor of South Dublin County, Cllr Gus O'Connell presented the winners of the SDCC Christmas Decoration Recycling Competition with their prizes in County Hall and the 5th and 6th class children of Glenasmole mole...

Dublin couple collect life changing €11.3m Lotto prize

A Dublin couple made their way to the National Lottery offices on Abbey Street yesterday to collect their massive Lotto jackpot of €11,345,002. The couple, who wish to remain anonymous, won the prize in Saturday's draw with a Quick Pick...

Song of the Year shortlist for Choice Music Awards

The Choice Music Awards, in association with IMRO and IRMA have released their short list of songs for the Song of Year award. Each year since its inception, the Irish Song of the Year encourages people to discover new Irish...
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