Sustainable Skerries

The sun shone and the sunflower seeds were planted, and the 2022 Sustainable Skerries Car Boot Sale and Family Fun Day was a huge success, thanks to all who set up...

By Sabine McKenna, Sustainable Skerries The situation we’re in, as a species, is worrying. Depressing, even. We know that from the news. We know that from experts. And we are beginning to...

 Sun 8th May, 10am-1pm, Educate Together National School Just come along – and if you’d like to sell, secure your spot on eventbrite now! Buying and selling pre-loved items is a...

On Friday and Saturday, local residents and people from all over Skerries came together to plant more fruit trees in Mourne View and at the pedestrian lights and the Ballast Pit....

A proverb says:It will never rain apples. If we want apples, we must plant trees first. Introducing: The Ballast Pit Triangle Open Orchard! Come plant some trees with us (Sustainable Skerries...

For the last couple of years, you have been collecting your crisp packets and dropping them off in our collection box in SuperValu. Cristina has been sending them to become high-quality...

Some 30 adults and 20 children got together today, Saturday 12 February 2022, to plant 16 fruit and 4 nut trees. Not only did they get those 20 holes dug and...

Bulb planting party A big Thank You to all those who turned up for the first Skerries Open Orchards Project Work Party today, 19 December, in the Kelly’s Bay Open Orchard!...

The Skerries Open Orchards Project is about to put down roots… and is inviting you to join the journey! What is happening here?!? If you live close to the large Kelly’s...

German environmentalist Arnd Drossel is on the way to Glasgow. In July, he set off in his 160 kg steel ball, which he welded together with his son. And his goal...