Category: Bray

Trim and Tidy Towns In Ireland

Trim has been named Ireland’s cleanest town out of  53 towns and cities that entered a Litter League . Swords came second with  Killarney in  third place, Cavan 4th and  Dun Laoghaire 5th The rest of the Litter League results are listed below. 6 Wexford Clean to European Norms 7 Youghal Clean to European Norms

Paying Household Charge at Council Offices

According to the Household Charge website – people who don’t want to register or pay online should be able to get registration forms and make payments at their local County Council or City Council offices. See more here about the new Household Charge which is payable by all home owners from Jan 2012. We did

Unfinished Ghost Estates and the Household Charge

We are still waiting for the list of unfinished estates that will be exempt from the 2012 Household Charge. The total number of estates is expected to be less than 1300. The Irish Independent seems to think it will be less than 300 estates. It is important to note – that even if your house

Bryan Ferry in Bray – Buy Tickets

Bryan Ferry – of Roxy Music fame will be in concert at Killruddery House near Bray in Country Wicklow this weekend . The concert is on Friday August 26th and is part of the Killruddery Festival.   Killruddery House & Gardens are situated 20 kms south of Dublin, just beyond Bray in Co. Wicklow. From

Top 15 Most Populated Towns in Ireland

The total population of Ireland at the 2006 census was 4.24 Million Of those – 61% were living in towns or cities (2,574,313) and 39%  were living  in rural Ireland. (1,665,535) Top 15  Population Figures of Irish Towns and Cities 2006 Census 1. Greater Dublin  1,045,769  24.7% of the population. 2. Cork City  190,384 (4.49%)

Fairtrade Towns in Ireland

The following Irish Towns had Fairtrade status at the end of 2009: Athlone, Ballymun, Baltinglass, Bandon, Bantry, Belfast, Bray, Carlow, Cashel, Castlebar, Clonakilty, Cork, Dublin, Ennis, Galway, Greystones, Kilkenny, Kinsale, Leighlin, Limerick, Longford, Maynooth, Midleton, Mullingar, Newbridge, Newry, Portlaoise, Roscommon, Roscrea, Skibbereen, Sligo, Thurles,  Tralee, Tubbercurry, Waterford, Westport, Wexford These towns in Ireland are working