Intermediate Project on Rathcoole By Wendy Thompson

Intermediate Project on Rathcoole By Wendy Thompson How Redgap got its Name By, Wendy Thompson Up in Coolmine, beside a modern house now owned by the Lynch family, there is a curious grey chimney sticking out of the ground. This chimney belonged to an old nunnery, now buried beneath tons of rubble. This nunnery was … Read more

A new heritage app for Rathcoole is now available!

A new heritage app for Rathcoole is now available! Rathcoole Historical Tour App This app provides historical information for Rathcoole, County Dublin, Ireland. It displays a map of Rathcoole village with historical sites. The app detects when the user gets close to a site. It displays an image of a historic site when the user … Read more

South County Dublin – Lets talk Climate change

Saturday, 7 March 9:30 AM Rathcoole Community Centre. Five half-day Climate Action workshops for South County Dublin communities. These three-hour workshops for individuals and community groups in South County Dublin will help communities better understand the need for climate action at a local level and build local climate knowledge in the community… To book a … Read more

Heritage Clean Up Event

FIRST CLEAN UP DAY OF 2019 will be a tidy up of Graveyard and Church grounds of Anglican Church on Main street and grounds of 4 Districts Cay Care Centre beside it. Will be held on Saturday 9th March at 11 am . A short heritage talk will be given before the clean up . … Read more

Irish Water Notice

Dear Residents, below is letter received from Irish Water. Irish Water have informed us that they will commence the works in Rathcoole Park on Monday 1st Oct next. Irish Water’s contractors (Ward and Burke) have prepared a pedestrian management plan which I attach above (This may be subject to change as they have undertaken to … Read more

€300K Have Your Say

The voting process for the €300K Have Your Say scheme has opened. You can vote online on the South Dublin County Council website here 3 projects from Rathcoole have been shortlisted for funding below If you do not wish to vote online there will be boxes available in Rathcoole Community Centre to complete the form … Read more