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Love Dun Laoghaire Day MAY 2020

16. 05. 2020




It was an opportunity to share peoples love for our town’s community of small businesses and put themselves in with a change of winning one of six €50 vouchers from our partners.

Congratulations to our  winners who were –

Sharon Foran
Tania Dsouza
Gary Byrne
Mona Nezamivand
Patricia Jonkers
Ruth McDonagh

To enter just click on your favourite social media platform below and follow the instructions in our post!


      Here are the prizes that were on offer

€50 Voucher from Frewen & Aylward

Quality Menswear since 1962

Frewen & Aylward is an independent menswear retailer located in Dun Laoghaire Town. Quality, exclusivity and service is what makes this shop a destination in our town.

Owned and managed by local resident Martin O’Byrne, Frewen’s are located at 44 George’s Street Lower and offer online shopping via their website.

Read more about the person behind the business in our Feature Profile.

See Frewen & Aylward and the wide range of clothing outlets our town has to offer here.

€50 Voucher from JJ Darboven

J.J. Darboven, brewing coffee in Dun Laoghaire for more than 20 years

JJ Darboven are a European company with deep Irish roots that provide the best coffee, tea, and chocolate solutions across Ireland from their roasting HQ in Dún Laoghaire Town. All can be ordered via their website.

Managed by brother and sister, Graham and Laura Mongey, JJ Darboven are located at the corner of Lr George’s Street and Convent Road.

Read more about the people behind the business in our Feature Profile.

See JJ Darboven and the wide range of coffee outlets our town has to offer here.

€50 Voucher from Casper & Giumbini’s

Serving great food & drink in the heart of Dun Laoghaire

Casper & Giumbini’s is a modern Irish brasserie – serving fresh seafood, chargrilled steaks and our trademark hamburgers. Draft and craft beers, signature cocktails and & an extensive wine list focusing on sustainable, low intervention wine making. C&G are offering a range of options that can be ordered online.

Located on the promenade at The Pavilion the name Casper & Giumbini’s pays homage to the family background of Kim & David, whose father opened the renowned restaurant of the same name on Wicklow Street in the early 1980’s.

Read more about the brother and sister behind the business in our Feature Profile.

See Casper & Giumbini and the wide range of eateries our town has to offer here.

€50 Voucher from Tierney’s Gifts

Gifts for All Occasions – Over 70 Years of Happy Customers

Since 1951, the Tierney family have built up one of Ireland’s leading independent giftware & homeware retail companies and provide a comprehensive online shop.

Located at 72 Lower Georges Street, Tierney’s have unique gifts for all of life’s milestones including Engagements, Weddings, New Babies, Anniversaries, Birthdays, Graduations, & Christmas. Mark these special occasions with gifts that will touch hearts and be a pleasure to receive.

Read more about the husband and wife team behind the business in our Feature Profile.

See Tierney’s Gifts and the wide range of gift shops our town has to offer here.

€50 Voucher from Irish Design Gallery

Where Irish made treasures are found!

At the Award Winning IRISH DESIGN GALLERY you will find treasures designed and handmade in Ireland, well actually… most within Leinster or event a 50 mile radius of Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin!

Located at Moran Park House (beside DLR LexIcon) Sinéad Buckley Quinn,
Gallery Proprietor, created this unique business model to showcase local artists, designers and makers. All creations can be ordered online.

Read more about the person behind the business in our Feature Profile.

See the Irish Design Gallery and the wide range of arts and crafts shops our town has to offer here.

€50 Voucher from Viking Marine

Quality on and off the water

Viking Marine is a leading chandlery conveniently situated adjacent to Dunlaoghaire Harbour, Dunlaoghaire Marina and Yacht clubs. For the past 37 years they have supplied a wide range of the leading brands to get you and your boat fully kitted out and safely on the water.

Located on Marine Road (opposite DLR CoCo) it is a family business providing leading brands such as Helly Hansen, Zhik, Spinlock, Harken, to mention but a few all available to order online.

Read more about the person behind the business in our Feature Profile.



What is it?

The inaugural Love Dun Laoghaire Day competition will take place on Saturday, 23rd of May. The goal of the competition is to connect shoppers with the online offerings of the great range of businesses located in our town.

How to enter?

It is easy to enter, just LIKE and COMMENT on the Love Dun Laoghaire pinned competition post on your favourite social media channel.

Each valid entry will be private messaged the location of the secret competition page which contains the details of 6 clues and the 6 locations where the answers to these clues can be found.

How to win?

Once you have found the answers to the clues simply jot your answers in the competition form located on the secret competition page. The winners will be drawn at random from all correct entries.

The competition will close at 5pm on Saturday, 23rd of May and the names of the winners will be posted on the Love Dun Laoghaire Day page.

Terms & Conditions

The terms and conditions are included in the entry form on the secret competition entry page.