Monday, 28 April 2014

Local Elections 2014 - changes affecting Terenure

We have a new page on our website detailing the new electoral area, ward boundaries, polling stations and candidates declared to date for the local election on 23 May in the new Rathgar-Rathmines constituency, which covers the whole of our Association area. For the first time in over 20 years Terenure will be united within a single City Council administrative area!

Saturday, 12 April 2014

Terenure Residents Association Welcomes New Chairwoman

Jim Dowling has stepped down as the chairman of the TRA Committee after ten years, prior to which he had acted as secretary for twelve years. At the AGM on Thursday 10th April, local representatives expressed their admiration for Jim's work and wished him well. He will continue on the committee, providing invaluable assistance in relation to planning and other matters.

Congratulations were offered to Fionnuala Blake as she took up the role of chair. Fionnuala has managed planning and other matters on behalf of the committee.
Continuing on the committee are Birgit Schmidt (Vice-Chair), John Grant (Treasurer and Webmaster), Christine Hughes (Secretary), Barbara Atkinson, Leila Byrne, Ben Costello, Peter Duffy, Joan Finkel, Frank Harrison, Rioch McElinn, Patrick O'Hagan, Jin O'Reilly and Margaret O'Shea. Ann Mahon has stepped down. The committee welcomes Ann Whelan.

Jim Dowling and Fionnuala Blake: out-going and in-coming chairs of Terenure Residents Association Committee at the AGM on 10th April 2014.

Thursday, 10 April 2014

Terenure Village Market launching this Sunday 13 April

The first of a proposed twice monthly village market in Terenure will be on

Sunday 13th April from 11 - 4

Outside Gerry Caffrey Motors, Terenure Road North

Both local and long established Food and Craft stall holders will be showcasing and selling their delights. Face painting, balloon making, Irish dancing and live music will all play a part in this exciting new venture for the village - an Easter theme is also promised!

Please come along and support this local, volunteer initiative.

Free car parking in Terenure village on the day.

More details at