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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Micheál » Thu Jun 16, 2016 6:37 pm

". . . . the GAA have left. Now “Joes” have the use of all the pitches. . . ."

Ahem,
Not quite so. Cuala GAA actually moved closer into "the shadow of the steeple" to the grounds beside the new link road.
Relocated - but never left.

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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Strum » Thu Jun 16, 2016 6:57 pm

True Michael, but they did leave the Noggin fields.
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby keeper » Thu Jun 16, 2016 11:04 pm

Correct Strum, they started out after the amalgamation of the two clubs with a small dressing room next to Joe Gallaghers and beside the road, and later had a second pitch next to Rochestown Avenue before moving to Dalkey and now to the field behind Rochestown Park.
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Rocker » Fri Jun 17, 2016 8:43 am

:lol: :lol: :lol: Strum....just noticed your location.... :lol: :lol:
Sallysupermarket.....

Well I'm from Blackrock twoshoppingcentres......we would never let you lot get one over us :lol: :lol:

I am delighted for the people of Sallynoggin to at last have affordable food with a good choice located on their doorsteps. For years people who could ill afford the bus fares had to bus to DúnLaoghaire and drag the shopping home on the bus. It will bring more traffic but as the rising tide raises all boats Woodies, Power City and the Noggin Inn will get new customers who forgot they were there.
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Gulliver » Fri Jun 17, 2016 9:38 am

I was in the little Euro shop in Sallynoggin yesterday. Great little shop if a little untidy.
Aldi, Lidl, or Tesco do not stock fly-spray. Could not find it in Woodies either. Got it there!
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Micheál » Fri Jun 17, 2016 11:36 am

I wonder do they light bulbs with that quaint old style feature - I.e. light up rooms.

The last place I could find a 'real' one was a tiny hardware store just down from Eden Villas, opposite Glasthule Providers.

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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Strum » Fri Jun 17, 2016 1:44 pm

Rocker wrote::lol: :lol: :lol: Strum....just noticed your location.... :lol: :lol:
Sallysupermarket.....



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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Zirco » Fri Jun 17, 2016 5:17 pm

Gulliver wrote:I was in the little Euro shop in Sallynoggin yesterday. Great little shop if a little untidy.
Aldi, Lidl, or Tesco do not stock fly-spray. Could not find it in Woodies either. Got it there!


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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Zirco » Fri Jun 17, 2016 5:19 pm

Micheál wrote:I wonder do they light bulbs with that quaint old style feature - I.e. light up rooms.

The last place I could find a 'real' one was a tiny hardware store just down from Eden Villas, opposite Glasthule Providers.

M.

(Every time I encounter those 'Gormless Green Party ones, I do be incandescent with rage)


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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Gerald » Fri Jun 17, 2016 9:08 pm

Micheál wrote:I wonder do they light bulbs with that quaint old style feature - I.e. light up rooms.


I found some of those in Dealz but they had a tendency to explode, so I gave up on that. Be wary of cheap imports as they say.
I got some halogen bulbs in Woodies and i am happy enough with those.
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Strum » Tue Apr 25, 2017 5:26 pm

Michael won't be happy. I saw a man today with a metal-detector in Thomastown Cuala digging holes in the pitches. :D
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Micheál » Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:05 pm

Strum wrote:Michael won't be happy. I saw a man today with a metal-detector in Thomastown Cuala digging holes in the pitches. :D


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Strum: A Leinster medal?
Digger: much more important than that - an ALL-IRELAND CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP MEDAL wuu
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Strum » Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:58 pm

Micheál wrote: ALL-IRELAND CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP MEDAL



Did he find it? :D
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Rocker » Tue Apr 25, 2017 10:36 pm

wuu wuu Come on Cuala !

I passed the field tonight and it was a hive of training and activity. Great interest. Great club.
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Strum » Tue Apr 25, 2017 10:47 pm

Rocker wrote:wuu wuu Come on Cuala !

I passed the field tonight and it was a hive of training and activity. Great interest. Great club.




Anybody break an Ankle in the holes? :lol:
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Denis Cromie » Wed Apr 26, 2017 8:23 pm

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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby grammer » Thu Apr 27, 2017 10:49 pm

:D :D :D :D :D
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Gerald » Fri Apr 28, 2017 8:07 pm

Micheál wrote:
Strum wrote:Michael won't be happy. I saw a man today with a metal-detector in Thomastown Cuala digging holes in the pitches. :D


Strum: What have you lost?
Digger: Me bleedin' Medal
Strum: A Miraculous medal?
Digger: Nah - much more important than that
Strum: A League medal?
Digger: nope - much more important than that
Strum: A county Championship medal?
Digger: Ha - much more important than that
Strum: A Leinster medal?
Digger: much more important than that - an ALL-IRELAND CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP MEDAL wuu


He should have used a medal detector. :D
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Denis Cromie » Fri Apr 28, 2017 8:35 pm

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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Strum » Fri Apr 28, 2017 8:54 pm

:lol: very good Ger. thumbright
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Rocker » Sun Apr 30, 2017 10:35 am

Everytime I see this Topic Sallynoggin I think of Woodies. I am a closet D.I.Y maniac and cannot pass a hardware store in any part of the world. The house is bulging with yokes that do this and that!!

But, Woodies big plus is the 20% discount on Thursday for the over 60's.

I can't understand why other outlets don't follow suit. I am always blown away by the amount of Silver haired and "no haired" patrons on a Thursday...and the excitement of waking on a Thursday knowing a trip to Woodies is on the timetable :lol: :lol: who said "sad life" ? :lol: :lol:
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby keeper » Mon May 01, 2017 9:56 pm

Well Rocker you're in for a treat !! The "Range" is coming to Liffey Valley, if their Cork branch is anything to go by you'll be a fan in no time !!
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Rocker » Sat May 27, 2017 4:03 pm

Aren't we blessed with so many cost friendly efficient shops in the locality. Horror of horrors my washing machine gave up the ghost yesterday in the middle of a wash. :shock: I hopped in the car and went around to Power City in Sallynoggin. I was immediately taken charge of by Michael who listened to my story and brought me to the correct aisle. He had this and that but finally recommended a machine for a very good reduction. I paid and that evening the delivery was made with a pleasant chap who took away the old machine, installed the new one, took all the packaging and waited until the machine was working before he left.

Service with a smile and not a problem wuu wuu
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby jabra » Sat May 27, 2017 9:17 pm

Homebase in Rathfarnham opposite the Nutgrove centre give a discount on Thursday's for pensioners
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Re: Sallynoggin

Postby Rocker » Mon Dec 11, 2017 5:12 pm

Sure we don't know what famous people move amongst us...there I was listening to the radio the other day and Dustin the turkey was being interviewed.
He kept emphasising that he was from "Sallynoggin"...so there you go!!!

not rich but famous...anyone know who he is??...behind the puppet I mean.
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