Saorview is RTÉ’s free to air digital terrestial television (DTT) service. EU rules mean that the current analogue ( arial based TV ) signals have to be turned off in October 2012. Saorview is a mixed language word – with Saor meaning Free . Pronounced Sair or Seer . (They couldn’t use the name Freeview
Category: An Daingean
This is a list of the housing estates in Kerry that are classed as unfinished in relation to the Household Charge waiver. Anyone living in one of these estates will be given a waiver from the household charge for 2012. Owners must still register for the household charge but claim the waiveron the basis that
The following Irish towns have levels of THM’s which are above the current standard in the Drinking Water Regulations. These standards are being made more strict from Dec 2008 – to 100 migro grams per litre – so these water supplies will be well above the safe levels unless something is done to rectify things.
Towns with the most rented dwellings in Ireland: Out of all the towns with a population over 1500 – these are the top 10 for rented occupation : (The average for the country is 28.11%) Longford 47.26% Ballaghaderreen 47.14 Carrick-on-Shannon 45.67 Skibbereen 45.28 Galway City 43.63 Ballyhaunis 43.35 An Daingean 41.86 Cavan 40.74 New Ross
Rathcoole has the least children in Ireland With just 13.66 percent of the population of Rathcoole aged 14 or less – the townt has the lowest percentage of under 15s out of all the large towns in Ireland (towns over 1500 population). The ten towns with the lowest percentage of children under 15 are: Rathcoole
Lone Mothers Carndonagh in Donegal and Tipperary and Cashel in Tipperary are the top 3 towns in Ireland for lone mothers. All these towns have just over 25% of household units headed by lone mothers. Longford, Dingle Carrick on Suir , Enniscorthy and Castleblaney are close behind – all with over 23% of lone mother households.