Blackrock – Phase 5

2020-10-21T17:53:34+01:00October 21st, 2020|News|

Shop Blackrock In Phase 5 Friends of Blackrock – Blackrock businesses need your continued support. Phase 5 Lockdown means that alot of businesses in the village will temporarily close for 6 weeks as a result of following HSE and Government advice on COVID19 restrictions from midnight tonight. This 2nd closure will be [...]

Culture Night in Blackrock – 18th Sept 2020

2020-09-17T11:31:38+01:00September 17th, 2020|News|

Culture Night in Blackrock Friday 18th September 2020 Friday 18th Sept 2020 is Culture Night all over Ireland and in Blackrock "Rocksalt" will host a night of “Social Distancing" variety entertainment. Starting at 6pm with the Glas Quartet performing from their huge repertoire -  the evening will also have Poet Niamh Hannaford, reciting [...]

Safety Charter Awarded

2020-08-10T16:16:19+01:00August 10th, 2020|News|

Blackrock Tourism and Development Group Awarded Safety Charter Cert We are delighted to announced that the Blackrock Tourism and Development Group have been awarded the coveted Failte Ireland COVID19 Safety Charter Certification. This award is given to businesses or groups who have completed Failte Irelands online course on COVID19 awareness, cleaning [...]

12 Places Of Interest

2020-07-19T12:15:19+01:00July 19th, 2020|News|

12 Places Of Interest For nature lovers & bird watchers, the seashores around Blackrock provide habitats rich in diversity for wildlife including wetlands, salt marshes, river and shallows offering food & shelter for a wide variety of species .On the North side we have The Loakers Marshes and Wildlife Sanctuary and on the [...]

Make A Break For Blackrock

2020-07-23T10:16:32+01:00July 16th, 2020|News|

Make A Break For Blackrock Blackrock Village is open once again for tourists this summer as a staycation destination on the Ireland's Ancient East. The beautiful seaside village overlooking the Mourne Mountains and Cooley Peninsula is ideally located for families looking to base themselves in the Northeast for their summer break. With [...]

Blackrock Phase 3 Reopening

2020-06-26T15:17:40+01:00June 26th, 2020|News|

Phase 3 Reopening Blackrock residents and retailers are further looking forward to Monday 29th June 2020 as Phase 3 of the COVID19 Reopening Plan approaches. Many remaining small businesses who have not yet opened will have the opportunity to open their doors on that date. "We have already seen alot of footfall come [...]

Blackrock – Phase 2 Reopening

2020-06-05T12:04:24+01:00June 4th, 2020|News|

Phase 2 Reopening Blackrock residents and retailers are looking forward to Monday 8th June 2020 as Phase 2 of the COVID19 Reopening Plan approaches. Many small retailers in the village will be able to fully reopen their doors for business subject to social distancing rules. "It has been a long 3 months for [...]

Blackrock Business Update

2020-06-29T09:51:09+01:00May 8th, 2020|News|

Supporting Our Blackrock Business Members Latest updates from some of our local businesses members :- Maeve Hollywood - Pro Makeup Beauty Reopening 2nd July 2020 Fully qualified freelance Professional make up artist. Dermalogica Expert & Stockist. Belliamianta & St.Tropez tan. Lycon wax. https://www.facebook.com/maevehollywood2/ Tel - 087 614 9917 Maeve Hollywood [...]

RAS Tailteann – Postponed

2020-04-03T15:30:44+01:00April 3rd, 2020|News|

Rás Tailteann 2020 - POSTPONED Following the recent developments and recommendations from Cycling Ireland, the UCI, the HSE, Sport Ireland and the Government of Ireland -  Cáirde Rás Tailteann has decided to postpone the 2020 Rás Tailteann which was due to return to the roads of Ireland in June 2020 after a hiatus [...]

Blackrock Virtual St Patricks Day

2020-03-17T14:27:16+00:00March 17th, 2020|News|

Blackrock Virtual St Patricks Day We are sharing photos from previous St Patricks Days in Blackrock as well as photos sent to us from around the village today. Blackrock St Patricks Day 2019 [...]