Editor on 02/23/2021

Bridgie’s travels continue in school

It was so wet that I spent my morning in the library boys and girls. I found a really interesting book about my cousins!And I gave Mr.Ivers a hand lifting a few boxes.

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Deputy on 02/22/2021

Good Morning

Good morning boys and girls…..what a beautiful day!!How was your weekend ?I didn’t do too much….apart from….playing basketball…..throwing a javelin….playing bowling….oh and I found a really weird musical instrument in one of the teacher’s classrooms. I think it’s from Australia….I’m nor sure what it

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Editor on 02/16/2021

Bridgie gets chased by the President’s dog!

Wednesday Feb 17thAs I approached the gates to Aras an Uachtarain I noticed that the Garda protecting the gate was having a little snooze so I thought I’d try to sneak in and see if I could meet Michael D Higgins, our President.All was going well until I heard the sound of the president’s dog runnin

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Editor on 02/16/2021

A Famous Bear

Phoenix MonumentI’m Famous!!I was delighted to meet some of my fans this morning!As I sat on the steps of the Phoenix monument, I was approached by two very friendly local people who have been following my adventures on the school website. They were very keen to get a picture of me as you can see.I

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Editor on 02/15/2021

A Rugby Bear

Good morning boys and girls.I hope you had a nice weekend.I didn’t venture too far this weekend after my busy week. Did you get out for a walk or on your bike?I had a great time watching Ireland play France in the rugby yesterday. I really thought we were going to snatch victory at the end but it w

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Editor on 02/12/2021

Bridgie goes cycling ! Friday 12th Feb

Friday 12th FebHappy Friday everyone!Well done on all your brilliant work again this week. Your teachers are very proud of you all.I took a trip on my bike today boys & girls. I’ve only recently learned how to cycle without stabilisers so I was very excited.It was absolutely freezing cold….I could h

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Editor on 02/11/2021

Letters to Bridgie

I receive lots of emails every day to my findingteddy@saintbrigids.ie address. I try to reply to them all but today I thought I would share a few with everyone. I am so happy to see you all out and about visiting all my favourite places and some of you are even bringing your own teddies along.

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Editor on 02/10/2021

Bridgie’s travel report for Thursday 11th

Thursday 11th FebGood morning boys & girls,I was up bright and early on my adventures yesterday morning. I headed down the Castleknock road towards the park but instead of going through the gates of the park I continued on the Castleknock Road until I got to the Phoenix Park Racecourse.Did you know

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Editor on 02/09/2021

Bridgie Sitting on a Wall

Weds 10thGood morning boys & girls,As you can see from my picture, I’m sitting at the entrance to the Castleknock Court apartment complex. You might ask yourself ‘why is Bridgie sitting at the entrance to the Castleknock Court apartment complex?’I’ll tell you why…..Before our school moved to where i

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Editor on 02/09/2021

Tuesday 9th Brrrrrrrrrr!

Tuesday 9th Feb🎼And that auld triangle went jingle-jangle All along the banks of the Royal Canal.🎼What a little gem I discovered today boys and girls! I took a wander down past the tennis club and walked over the long footbridge that crosses the M50.Just over the bridge I came across the 12th lock o

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Editor on 02/08/2021

Bridgie’s Travels Monday 8th

Monday 8th FebGood morning boys and girls,I hope you all had a nice weekend! I was really tired after all my adventures last week so I spent a lot of the weekend recharging my batteries…..I’m not actually one of those Teddies with batteries but you know what I mean!I did find ANOTHER castle near our

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Editor on 02/05/2021

Bridgie’s learns Chess Friday. 5th

Happy Friday boys & girls,Well done on all your brilliant schoolwork this week and thank you for following my adventures!I spent a lot of my day today learning how to play chess. Can you play? Its great fun but it takes a while to learn. I’m not very good yet but I’m enjoying it.I’ve a couple of thi

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Editor on 02/03/2021

Briidgie’s Travels Thursday 4th Feb

Thursday 4thGood morning boys & girls!It was lovely and bright yesterday morning so I got up bright and early. The first thing I did was grab myself a hot chocolate in the Silver Spoon and then I took a stroll from the village up College Road where I found myself on the grounds of Castleknock Colleg

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Editor on 02/02/2021

Bridgie’s Travels

Hello there boys & girls,Can you see from my picture where I was today…………?Yes, that is the carpark of Myos.Myos has been in Castleknock for a long time but did you know that it wasn’t always called Myos? It used to look very different and was called McKenna’s.At the time it was called McKenna’s the

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Editor on 02/01/2021

Bridgie’s Travels

I thought it was very appropriate to visit St.Brigid’s church in Castleknock today as it was St.Brigid’s day. St.Brigid’s church has been in Castleknock a long long time. It was built around 220 years ago but it is believed that various different churches have been on this land for hundreds of years

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Editor on 02/01/2021

Bridgie’s Travels Feb 1st

Good morning boys & girls,How was your weekend? I hope you had time to relax and enjoy a break from your schoolwork.The weather was fairly blustery and windy all weekend so I didn’t venture too far!But I did get the chance to visit somewhere really interesting on Saturday – The Magazine Fort.As you

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Editor on 01/31/2021

Bridgie’s Travels.. Drawings

Oh No …I am wanted for donuts… I did pay ….Thank you Hannah for noticing my cute eyes and charming style.The Pope’s Cross. by my good friend Daniel in Junior InfantsThe Pope’s Cross by my other friend James in 1st Class .

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Editor on 01/31/2021

Retracing Bridgie’s Steps

Bridgie was very happy to see these photos from Vanessa and Ruth where they retraced some of her steps , visiting her favourite places including the Donut shop ! Do you remember them all ?Thank you girls for sharing.

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Editor on 01/28/2021

Bridgie’s Travels Friday 29th

Friday 29thHappy Friday everyone,I always love Fridays in school!The reason I love Fridays in school is because of the delicious cakes Ms.Stokes always brings into the staff room! They are A-may-zing!But because we’re not in school we’re not getting any of Ms.Stokes lovely baking!!So today I decided

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Editor on 01/27/2021

Finding Bridgie in the Village

Thursday 28thGood morning boys & girls,My adventures took me right into the middle of Castleknock village today. I visited St.Brigid’s Well on College Road which is just across from Myos and next to the wall of St.Brigid’s church.Some of you might walk or drive past the Well everyday on the way to s

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Deputy on 01/26/2021

A castle for Bridgie

You might remember I visited a castle yesterday. Today Kate sent me a beautiful picture she drew of another castle . Isn’t it beautiful. I think I will put it up on my bedroom wall.

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Deputy on 01/26/2021

Bridgie’s Travels Wed 27th

The Pope’s CrossHello everyone!I had a picnic at one of my absolute favourite places in the whole world today – The Pope’s Cross.It took me a long time to walk there so I was pretty tired by the time I sat down on the bench with my ham sambos, bottle of juice and of course my favourite…..a tasty don

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Deputy on 01/25/2021

Tuesday 26th

Tuesday 26thBrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr…….I was SO cold on my travels around Castleknock yesterday!!I took a wander into the grounds of Castleknock College. I heard it was a very old school so I decided to do some investigating. I found out that the school is nearly 200 years old…..that’s even older than our s

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Editor on 01/24/2021

Happy Monday from Bridgie!

Making snow angelsGood morning boys & girls…Happy Monday!I hope you all had a brilliant weekend. I was very excited to wake up to snow yesterday morning, I’m sure you were too!I tried to make some snow angels but it’s quite difficult when your arms and legs are as soft as mine!I’ll be heading off on

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