Ardara Notes 19th June, 2017

     Wild Atlantic Festival The brochures for this festival are now available at the heritage centre. There are some great events taking place during this festival, and in particular the visit of the Wexford Children’s Theatre on the Saturday August 5th, where a wonderful event for children takes place in the car park. ( http://www.wildatlanticway.com/trip-planner )  …   ~~~~~~~~  

Position on Social Employment

Ardara Tourist Office A position has arisen at the Ardara Tourist Office for a suitable person to assist with tourist information. If you are interested and you qualify under the social employment directive, and you are over 21 years of age, then this is a great opportunity to get back to, or into work. For…   ~~~~~~~~  

The ‘Pier to Beach’ club

Pier to Beach ‘Pier to beach’ is the shorthand term for the 1km (0.8-1.2k depending on the tide) swim from Portnoo pier to Narin beach. It was pioneered many years ago by a hardy local or two, and more adventurous visitors. In recent years swimming has seen a massive growth in the area, mainly due…   ~~~~~~~~  

Some Kayaking delights within the parish

One of Ardara’s 7 Wonders! A large group of Kayaking enthusiast’s had the recent pleasure to paddle off our shore and explore the many geological wonders, that are within our wee Parish. On a beautiful sunny Sunday, 17 people in various craft and varying aptitudes, set out from Loughros to explore underneath Slievatooey. Under the…   ~~~~~~~~  

HSE Recruiting first line Managers

Asst. Staff Officer The HSE are looking to recruit Assistant Staff Officers (Grade IV’s) in the coming months. If you are interested (or know of anyone who may be), you can bring the attached links to their attention. The application consists of an Online application form and a Candidate Information Pack. Good luck! https://survey.clicktools.com/app/survey/response.jsp http://hbsrecruitmentservices.ie/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/NRS05303-Assistant-Staff-Officer-Grade-IV-Candidate-Information-Pack.pdf…   ~~~~~~~~  

Ardara Community Notes: 9th June, 2017

Are You Up for the Challenge ??? The Bluestack Challenge Walk will be on this Saturday morning 10th June, starting at 830am.  A huge number of walkers will assemble at the Parish Centre in Ardara for the start of the Bluestack Challenge, going from Ardara to Drimarone this year.  This is a wonderful occasion as the…   ~~~~~~~~  

Ardara Community Notes: 8th June, 2017

Are You Up for the Challenge ??? The Bluestack Challenge Walk will be on this Saturday morning 10th June, starting at 830am.  A huge number of walkers will assemble at the Parish Centre in Ardara for the start of the Bluestack Challenge, going from Ardara to Drimarone this year.  This is a wonderful occasion as the…   ~~~~~~~~  

The Melting Pot Festival Weekend – Bank Holiday 2nd – 5th June

The Melting Pot Festival June Bank Holiday –  2nd – 5th June Flags and bunting will soon be going up around Ardara to mark the The Melting Pot festival weekend which will be on from 2nd to 5th June. Brochures are now available in many businesses around the area and beyond.  Further information can be found…   ~~~~~~~~  

The Melting Pot Festival Weekend – Bank Holiday 2nd – 5th June

The Melting Pot Festival June Bank Holiday –  2nd – 5th June Flags and bunting will soon be going up around Ardara to mark the The Melting Pot festival weekend which will be on from 2nd to 5th June. Brochures are now available in many businesses around the area and beyond.  Further information can be found…   ~~~~~~~~  

Ardara Community Notice: 24th May, 2017

Bluestack Challenge The challenge this year starts from the Parish Centre in Ardara at around 8.30am on Saturday, June 10th and ends in Drumarone. This is a very important fundraiser for the fund, and the support of all is so important, so do what you can to help by taking part or supporting some on…   ~~~~~~~~