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Retirement Function for Margaret Fannin, Technical Performance, Networks

After more than 40 years of outstanding service, Margaret has retired recently.

Margaret spent much of her career in Dundalk and Cavan. For the last 12 years Margaret has excelled in Mobile Support, helping NT’s from every corner of the country to deliver Meter Works orders to all our customers.

All of us who had the pleasure to work with Margaret, are well aware of her immense contribution to ESBN over the years. Her experience, her sharing of knowledge and time, and her enthusiasm will be greatly missed.

Margaret’s retirement function will be held on Fri 16th Sept. in the Errigal Country House Hotel, Cootehill, Co Cavan. If you plan to attend, please confirm to Siobhan Mannering on 086-8397647 or Susan O’Donovan on 087-7464287 before Fri 9th Sept.

Seamus Devine
Technical Performance Manager

Published : 29-Aug-2016

Jersey Day and Penalty Shoot Out – Thursday 1st September


With the annual ESB Sportsco World Cup just around the corner (15th October 2016) now is the time to start piecing your team together.

To help you with this the Sportsco World Cup committee have organised a Jersey Day for Thursday 1st September.

All the funds raised will be donated to Electric Aid, giving you a great opportunity to contribute to a worthy cause and look good in the process.

There will also be a Penalty Shoot Out in Head Office canteen at lunchtime where everyone who wants can take a penalty. Money raised from this shoot out will also be donated to Electric Aid

ESB Sportsco World Cup

Date : 15th October

World Cup Date 15th Oct from 1pm

3 Competitions Mens / Ladies / Over 40s

5-a-side with squads of up to 8

All ESB Staff / partners /contractors are eligible

Published : 29-Aug-2016

REMINDER -Kay Orr’s retirement function

After more than 36 years of outstanding service, Kay Orr retired on Tuesday 2nd August.

Kay spent much of her career in Head Office as Cleaning Supervisor. Those of us who had the pleasure to work with Kay will appreciate her immense contribution to ESB in delivering an impeccable cleaning service across Head Office Estate. Kay’s warm personality, work ethic, experience and knowledge will be greatly missed.

Kay would like to invite her friends and colleagues in ESB to her retirement function which will be held on 2nd September in Bar 51 Haddington Road from 6.45pm onwards. If you wish to be associated with Kay’s presentation, please contact Eamonn Gregg Room ext.26936, Tommy Stafford ext.26596 or Sara Farrington ext 26860

Published : 28-Aug-2016

Thank you from The McCormack Family

John McCormack the husband of the late Dolores McCormack and sons John and Colm and nephew Mark and the McCormack Family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to all who attended at the home and funeral of Dolores McCormack and to all who sent expressions of sympathy.
John says it was wonderful to hear all the lovely stories from Dolores work colleagues and to meet many of them for the first time.
Thank you all very much for your kindness to me and my family at such a very difficult time .

Published : 26-Aug-2016

Death of Kay Mangan – Mother of Dermot Mangan, ITS and of Sinead Coogan, Health Services

It is with sadness that we advise you of the death of Kay Mangan, mother of our colleagues Dermot Mangan, ITS, Dublin and Sinead Coogan, ESB Health Services, Dublin.

Funeral details are as follows:

She will be waked in her home at 6 Ruanbeg Park, Kildare Town tomorrow evening, Saturday August 27th. Funeral mass will be at Rathangan Church at 10am Sunday followed by burial afterwards.

May She Rest In Peace.

Published : 26-Aug-2016

Death of Kay Mangan, RIP.

The death has occurred of Kay Mangan, mother of Sinead Coogan, ESB Health Services and Dermot Mangan, Enterprise Operations, ITS.
Funeral Arrangements to follow.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Sinead and Dermot at this sad time.

Published : 26-Aug-2016

Sunday Afternoon Ballroom Dance (2 Oct 2016 – 4pm-7pm)

Dance in Celebration of Life
Organised and Hosted by Everna’s City Dance Centre (0872518825)
All Proceeds in aid of the Irish Cancer Society
Tickets ?10 each
Full Bar facility available.
All ages and dance experience welcome

Published : 26-Aug-2016

Money Found

Sum of money found on stairway behind reception contact reception 27371

Published : 25-Aug-2016

Merrion Square Open Day – Saturday 27th August 2016


To Celebrate Merrion Square Open day Number Twenty Nine has invited Róisín Ni Bhriain Flautist to play in our elegant Drawing Room. Experience Traditional and Classical Flute Music in Georgian surroundings with Róisín from 2 – 4 p.m.

Number Twenty Nine is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and entry is free to all visitors on this date.

For more information on this event click here.

Published : 25-Aug-2016


I have entered a team for the Power Challenge this year in Killarney on 23/24 Sept but a few of the team have pulled out due to football commitments , I am looking for anyone that would be interested in joining our team for the event , you and a friend would be more than welcome. email me if interested regards , Ger

Published : 25-Aug-2016

Acknowledgement Leo Martin Doherty.

On behalf of my family can I pass on sincere thanks to all those colleagues who sympathised with us, sent mass cards, sent flowers or made donations in lieu, visited the family home and travelled long distances to attend Leo’s funeral.

Harry Doherty

Published : 24-Aug-2016

Sum of money found in the HO canteen

The owner can contact me to retrieve it on 26520 or

Published : 24-Aug-2016

Patrick Casey (RIP) brother of Tony Casey, Fleet & Equipment, Limerick

Death of Patrick Casey brother of Tony Casey, Fleet & Equipment, Limerick

It is with sadness that we advise of the death of Patrick Casey (RIP) – brother of Tony Casey, Fleet & Equipment, Limerick.

Funeral arrangements as follows:

Reposing at Griffin’s Funeral Home, John’s Gate on Friday (Aug. 26th) from 5pm. Removal at 6.30pm to Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Janesboro.

Requiem Mass on Saturday (Aug. 27th) at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Castlemungret Cemetery.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Tony and his family at this difficult time.

May He Rest In Peace.

Published : 24-Aug-2016

Car Key

Car key found and handed in at reception please contact reception on 27386

Published : 23-Aug-2016

Death has occurred of Brendan Farrelly, ex ESB Power Gen, Arigna and Lanesboro Power Stations

Brendan Farrelly, Bellaney, Oldcastle, Co. Meath and Drumshanbo,

Co. Leitrim. (ESB). 20th Aug, 2016. Deeply regretted by his loving family –

brothers Harry, Oliver, John Joe, Danny, Ger and Bernard, sisters-in-law,
aunts, nieces, nephews, relatives and a wide circle of friends.

May he rest in peace.

Reposing at Gibneys Funeral Home, Oldcastle from 2pm till 9pm Tues,

23rd August. Funeral mass Wed at 11am in St Marys Church, Moylagh

with burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.

Published : 23-Aug-2016

Dolores McCormack RIP – Funeral Arrangements

The death has occurred of our colleague and friend here in Electric Ireland – Dolores MCCORMACK (née Murphy)

Kingswood, Dublin / Perrystown, Dublin

Rest in Peace.

Reposing at her home from 6pm Monday (22nd). Removal on Wednesday (24th), to St. Killian’s Church, Kingswood arriving for 10am Mass and afterwards to Newlands Cross Crematorium. No flowers please. Donations if desired to LauraLynn. Family of Dolores have requested that people attending the funeral would wear bright colourful clothing. All enquiries to Fanagans Funeral Directors, Tallaght – 01 451 6701

Published : 22-Aug-2016

Shakespeare Play ” as you like it” Smock Alley Theatre Aug 22nd to 27th

Arclight Drama Studio Presents as you like itall this week at Smock Alley Theatre Temple Bar. Tickets 15 euro.

Published : 22-Aug-2016

Dolores McCormack RIP – Electric Ireland

Dolores McCormack RIP

It is with deep regret that we have learned of the death of our colleague and friend Dolores McCormack . Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends on this sad occasion.

May she rest in peace.

Funeral arrangements to follow.

Published : 22-Aug-2016

Death of Lenny Farrell

The tragic and untimely death has occurred of our colleague Lenny Farrell, APC, formerly of Poolbeg and son of Larry Farrell – Poolbeg retired staff.

Our thoughts are with his family, friends and work colleagues.

Funeral details to follow.


Martin McConnon

Published : 22-Aug-2016

Death of Mary Cooper – sister of David Kavanagh, NDCC Leopardstown Road

It is with regret that we have learned of the death of Mary Cooper, sister of our colleague David Kavanagh, NDCC Dispatch, Leopardstown Road. May She Rest In Peace.

Funeral details are as follows:

Reposing at Cusack’s Funeral Chapel, Kilrush, Co. Clare on Monday evening from 5 o’clock until 7 o’clock. Funeral arriving at St. Senan’s Church, Knockerra, Co. Clare on Tuesday morning for 11 o’clock Mass. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Our thoughts are with David and his family at this sad time.

Published : 22-Aug-2016