Hollywood Director John Moore endorses Blackrock Film Festival

2018-08-19T09:37:00+00:00August 11th, 2018|News|

Hollywood Director and Dundalk native John Moore has added his support to this years Blackrock Film Festival taking place in August 2018 over 5 days in the Louth village. Speaking about this years festival the Die Hard 5 Director said - " In an era where more and more people are watching movies on [...]

Cinema On The Sand 2018

2018-08-23T14:00:46+00:00August 2nd, 2018|News|

Cinema On The Sand - Friday 24th August 2018 Blackrock Beach, Co. Louth, Ireland @ 8:30pm OUR FACEBOOK EVENT HAS OVER 1000 + People Interested https://www.facebook.com/events/477434672680107/ FEATURING CIRCUS ACT FROM 8:00pm Master of fire fans, fire hula hoop and fire fingers. Stilt walker, juggler and all round Ringmaster. PLUS [...]

Blackrock Film Festival Launched

2018-08-07T16:41:20+00:00July 31st, 2018|News|

With just over 3 weeks to go the Blackrock Film Festival 2018 was launched today. The festival takes place from Wednesday 22nd Aug to Sunday 26th Aug 2018 in the seaside village in Co. Louth. There will be 6 movies shown in various venues as well as a Cinema-On-The-Sand beach spectacular on Friday 24th August [...]

The Blackrock Film Festival 2018

2018-08-28T13:11:51+00:00June 28th, 2018|News|

The Blackrock Film Festival 2018 Wednesday 22nd August to Sunday 26th August What better way to give summer a proper send-off than by attending this free, family-friendly event in the charming seaside village of Blackrock in County Louth? The Blackrock Film Festival runs from Wednesday 22nd to Sunday 26th August with five movies screening [...]

Dudley Lifeboat Returns to Blackrock

2018-07-18T07:56:37+00:00June 24th, 2018|News|

The General R Dudley Blake Lifeboat made its return on 23rd June 2018 exactly 24 years to the day since it was in Blackrock in 1994 and a whole 109 years since it was commissioned. The homecoming was celebrated through with an escort from the Louth Sub Aqua Club and music from The Samba Band. [...]

Dudley Lifeboat Homecoming

2018-06-22T11:09:26+00:00June 18th, 2018|News|

Kindly Sponsored By BHK Credit Union, Co. Louth Join us to welcome the General R Dudley Blake home This boat has had an amazing journey through history and is making its way home from Hook Head lighthouse in Wexford back to Blackrock Village where it last made a short visit in 1994.  Ownership of the [...]

International Yoga Day – Blackrock Beach

2018-06-18T18:50:33+00:00June 18th, 2018|News|

21st of June is the longest day but also International Yoga Day , weather permitting the idea is , no experience required just come along for a positive experience, with teacher Anne Stewart, we will do 21 rounds of sun salutations at 10am. Anyone who practices yoga knows how much it gives to them , [...]

Save The Dudley Crowdfunder Launched

2018-06-10T18:54:27+00:00June 1st, 2018|News|

Save The General R Dudley Blake Lifeboat Help us to preserve an important piece of Blackrock History The first lifeboat station in Dundalk Bay was established in 1859 following the loss of the Mary Stoddart in 1858. The Life Boathouse was erected by Lord Clermont and from 1859 to 1935 it had four lifeboats with [...]