We were never made for this heat! According to Met Eireann, Wednesday saw the temperature in the Phoenix Park hit 28.6C, and they also tell us that such heat waves occur about once every forty years! Five days of temperatures more than 5 degrees above average constitutes a heat wave!
The drop of rain on Wednesday morning was very welcome – especially for the flowers which are blooming great at the moment.
Tidy Towns people will be delighted!
The weir looked splendid in the sunshine on Sunday last as some hardy souls took to rafting on the Liffey.
Lynch’s Centra is looking very snazzy since its refurbishment – Another one of Lucan Newsletter’s outlets – You can now have a cuppa while you read your copy!
Congratulations to Fintan Clandillon and his U17 Dublin Hurlers on their great win over Kilkenny on Sunday last – they are now Leinster Champions!
Dubs Senior Footballers take on Westmeath this Sunday in a Leinster decider – hopefully we’re heading for a long blue summer!
Lucan 23rd Scouts celebrate 80 Years of Scouting this Saturday – call in to them at the Scout Den, Chapel Hill, between 2pm and 6pm, to see all the exciting things they get up to!