Lucan Festival Sunday 10th September

September 5th 2017

Lucan Festival Sunday 10th September

September 5th 2017 This Sunday sees the running of the 9th Annual Lucan Festival and we will be a part of it! Get yourself down to Main St, Lucan from 12 to 6 on Sunday 10th September where there will be a multitude of street performers and entertainment. We will be setting up our stand and giving away balloons and sweets. We will also have our popular face-painter...

Ballyfermot De La Salle GAA Win the Championship!

August 29th 2017

Ballyfermot De La Salle GAA Win the Championship!

August 29th 2017 Congratulations to all the team, trainers and fans of Ballyfermot De La Salle GAA on winning the Championship Final! In what was a close and hard fought battle the team were victorious 1:14 to 1:11 over their rivals from Rosmini GAA only after extra-time. After already winning the Duffy Cup, and now the Championship Final, the treble is on –...

Club Land Rover Ireland Event

August 28th 2017

Club Land Rover Ireland Event

August 28th 2017 The members of Club Land Rover Ireland sure know how to throw a party! We had a wonderful weekend with the group for the fundraiser in aid of the Irish Hospice Foundation. The team raised over €10,000 for the charity during the year through various activities culminating in this fun family gathering. The event itself involved a series of driving...

Next Up: The SSE Airtricity Frank Duffy 10 Mile

August 25th 2017

Next Up: The SSE Airtricity Frank Duffy 10 Mile

August 25th 2017 This Saturday the second race in the SSE Airtricity Dublin Race Series 2017 takes place. The Frank Duffy 10 Mile taking place in the Phoenix Park on Saturday, August 26th. We had a great time at the first event, Fingal 10km, in Swords last month.   Runners await the start gun at the Fingal 10k in Swords   Keep an eye out for the runners from...

Repak Awards – Throwback Thursday!

August 24th 2017

Repak Awards – Throwback Thursday!

August 24th 2017 We are busy writing submissions for this year’s Pakman Awards and decided to post some photos of last year’s event! Being nominated in the Pakman Awards for Waste Collection Operator of the Year (Large) is a recognition of the great teamwork and dedication of the staff at Thorntons Recycling. The crews clock into work before the sun s...

The Actavo Cup for Ballyfermot this Weekend

August 23rd 2017

The Actavo Cup for Ballyfermot this Weekend

August 23rd 2017 This weekend Cherry Orchard Football Club are holding their first International Tournament – The Actavo Cup! An amazing line up of the top young talent from Ireland and the UK will be participating. The Actavo Cup is a football tournament that will run over three days with eight Under 14 teams battling for the title. Illustrious teams that a...

Team Thorntons Win The Hangar Cup!

August 15th 2017

Team Thorntons Win The Hangar Cup!

August 15th 2017 Congratulations to Team Thorntons on winning The Hangar Cup in Navan last weekend!     Radu Costel also won the Best Goal Scorer Award for the stunning goals he scored on the road to victory. Thiago Souza won the Player of the Tournament Award, narrowly edging out the inspirational figure of Atila Man.   In preparation for the Tyre...

More Photos from The Dublin Horse Show!

August 11th 2017

More Photos from The Dublin Horse Show!

August 11th 2017 We have recovered from the long day out at the Dublin Horse Show in the RDS. Here are some more photos from the day spent in the company of Cherry Orchard Equine Centre.   We watched the Thorntons Recycling sponsored ‘The Small Hunter Class’ won by Mastermind, and ridden by Gwen Scott! ...

Some Photos from the Dublin Horse Show Yesterday!

August 10th 2017

Some Photos from the Dublin Horse Show Yesterday!

August 10th 2017 What a fantastic atmosphere there was yesterday in the RDS. We were there bright and early with the group from Cherry Orchard Equine Centre. Everyone was delighted to see the sights and sound of this wonderful annual institution and especially excited to listen to Brendan McArdle’s personal introduction of the Dublin Horse Show! Brendan, who...

Sponsoring the Dublin Horse Show

August 8th 2017

Sponsoring the Dublin Horse Show

August 8th 2017 Thorntons Recycling are long-time supporters of The Dublin Horse Show We are sponsoring two classes, The Small Hunter class taking place on Wednesday, and the Riding for the Disabled class on Saturday. We are really excited that at this year’s event we are able to bring along a group from the local Cherry Orchard Equine Centre!   &nb...