Reload opening in the Marshes this morning


A new fashion store will open in the Marshes Shopping Centre this morning.

Reload will cater for both ladies and gents and will hold its grand opening at 11am this morning.

There will be 25% off stock all weekend, with free goodie bags for the first 50 customers.

The store will stock ladies ranges including Only, Vila and Vero Moda, while for men the brands will include Only & Sons and Selected Homme.

Be sure to check it out over the course of the weekend if you’re in the Marshes.


New boutique to open on Clanbrassil Street in Dundalk next week


Clanbrassil Street is set for a welcome boost as a new styling boutique is set to open its doors on Friday May 2nd.

The person responsible for the new venture, which will be called Elmay Professional Styling Boutique, is Dundalk woman Laura (Hughes) Corry – the former manager of Sally West, which closed its doors recently.

Laura has over 12 years experience in the fashion industry and she comes from a strong family background steeped in fashion history from designers to manufacturers and wholesalers to retailers.

Laura has furthered her styling knowledge by receiving professional training from top celebrity stylist Nicky Hambleton Jones who is best known for presenting Channel 4’s hit show 10 Years Younger.

Elmay Professional Styling Boutique will combine both styling expertise with clothes, shoes, handbags and accessories to give each customer an individual look.

Elmay Boutique will cater for a wide variety of ladies from mid-20s to mid-70s and above, and with a selection of sizes from 8-24 there will surely be something to satisfy all women’s needs.

The shop will be located at 30 Clanbrassil Street – the former Madame Kay’s – and will have well-known brands from the four corners of the globe as well as celebrating the best of Irish fashion hosting labels such as, most recently seen on Ireland AM, as well as Avalon, Via Veneto, Roisin McCarthy knitwear and Aria – a company which featured in Elle magazine’s top 10 brands of last year.

Elmay Boutique will offer a special opening discount of up to 20% off for each customer from Friday 2nd to Saturday 10th May. For more updates visit their Facebook page at

Cooley Kickhams dinner dance

Cooley KickhamsCooley Kickhams GFC will host their annual dinner dance in the sports complex at Fr McEvoy Park on Saturday March 8th at 8pm.

On the night the club will make presentations to their ladies senior team who completed the treble in 2013 by winning the county championship and league and also the 9-a-side county league.

Medals will also be presented to the Minor Ladies Championship-winning team of 2013.

Music on the night will be by Henry Mac followed by a disco till late. There will be a hot and cold buffet served on the night.

Tickets are priced at €15 and are available from committee members or by contacting Fintan on 087 8052389