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115 nominations for Tallaght Person of the Year 2015


The Tallaght Person of the Year 2015 nominations are closed having received an impressive 115 nominations across the eight categories. Those received showed a wide variety of people who contribute to the local community.

The winners of each category; Arts and Culture, Community, Environment, Special Needs and Carers, Sport and the Heart of Gold, will be announced on November 20th in the Red Cow Pavilion at a special dinner event.

A limited number of tickets are available from the Tallaght Community Council, call 085 1840709 for more details. Tickets include a four course meal and entertainment by special guest Al Porter and Tallaght band Ruffus.

The full list of nominees are:

Arts & Culture

Ann Hanrahan

(Tallaght Historical Society) Old Bawn

Civic Theatre Town Centre

Donagh O’Shea The Priory, Tallaght village

Eileen Casey Old Bawn

Eimear Farrell Kingswood

Gaelphobal Thamhlachta Belgard

Jack Collins Piperstown

Michael J Whelan Old Bawn

Rob King Old Bawn

Rua Red Town Centre

Tallaght Photographic Society Fettercairn,

Tallaght Priory Gospel Choir Tallaght village

Terence Clancy Tallaght


Arena Leisure Whitestown

Borza Chipper Tallaght Village

Danielle Millea Couture Beauty Tallaght village

Dublin Skin & Laser Clinic Belgard Square West

Guest Hardware Bohernabreena

Joe La strange Glenview

Madison Qube Town Centre

Molloy Group – The Foxes Covert Tallaght Village

Myvouchers.ie Kingswood

Noel Gough Main Road

Rachel Malone Avonmore

Robbie Kavanagh Kiltipper

Rodney O’Connor Whitestown

Scholars Pub & Lounge Old Court

Snap Printing Town Centre

Tallaght Adventure World Whitestown

The Blazin Grill Belgard Square

The Old Mill Pub Old Bawn


Aidan Thomas Bancroft

Aishling Stanley Brookmount

An Cosán Jobstown

Brenda Mc Carthy Glenview

Cuan Alainn Springfield

Damien Duff Shamrock Rovers FC

Ellen Luttrell Jobstown

Glenda Murphy – Smullen Kilnamanagh

H.O.P.E Tallaght village

Janet Edgely Old Bawn

Kathleen Collins Tymon North

Lee Moroney Ballycragh

Mark Luttrell Jobstown

Maureen Prendergast Fettercairn

Moy Fettercairn

NINA for life suicide awarness Kingswood

Noeleen Fullham Old Bawn

Paul Hodkinson Airton road

Richie O’Reilly Springfield

Robert Nicholson Kingswood

Sr Kay Mulhall Old Bawn

Sr Mary O’Neill Bohernabreena

SWAN Family Support Organisation Fettercairn

Tallaght Hospital Voluntary Cafe Town Centre

Tallaght men’s shed Glenview

Tim Meaghan Tallaght

Tree of Hope Tallaght


Benny Myers St Maelruans Park

Cunard Pure Mile Community Group Glenasmole

Donie Andserson Glenasmole

Frances Sheehy Old Bawn

Gar Tyrell Old Bawn

Jim & Brigid Glynn Old Court

Kiltipper Ramblers Kiltipper

Peter Daly Aylesbury

Raymond Kelly Brookfield

Sean Walshe Memorial Park Old Bawn

South Dublin Alloments Association Bohernabreena

Tracey Boylan Brookfield

Special Needs & Carers

DeafHear.ie Dublin South Belgard Square North

Jean Corcoran Tallaght

Katherine McKenna Aylesbury

Layton Kelly Brookview

Luke Clerkin Springfield

Nicola Moore Killinarden

Paddy Drac Old Bawn

Social Circle Tallaght

St Josephs Special School Balrothery

Tallaght Cancer Support Group Tallaght village

V.I.S.I.T Tallaght village

Yvette Curran Costello Kingswood


Alan Ritchie Knockmore

Christy Banks (Greenhills Archery Club) Balrothery

Coach Approach Ballycragh

Glenanne Sports Club Fortunestown

Jack Woolley De Selby

Katie McCabe Kilnamanagh

Katie O’Neill Firhouse

Lisa Munnelly Ballycragh

Lorraine Munnelly Moore Ballycragh

Philip Preston Jobstown

Phillip Byrne Kiltipper

Ruth muldowney Ballycragh

Sean Creagh Killinarden

Sean Lambe Glenview

Shane Smith Fitness Bohernabreena

Simon Sweeney Kiltipper

Stephen Stewart Deselby

Tallaght martial Arts Whitestown

Vivian O’Hanlon Greenhills Road


Christy Mooney Old Bawn

Helen Hannon Old Bawn

Johnny Fox Tallaght Athletics Club

Karl Flynn Brookview

Linda Wynne Balrothery

Nathan Kelly Castletymon

St Martins Twirlers Aylesbury

Tallaght Deaf Club Tallaght village

Trinity Acadmey Dance School Aylesbury

Heart of Gold

Ross-Lee Fennel Glenview

Simone Hiney Killinarden