Category: Clonakilty

Top Ten Towns to Visit in Ireland

Irelands Top Ten Towns for Visitors  – according to Bord Failte * Ballyvaughan, Co Clare; * Clonakilty, Co Cork; * Dundalk, Co Louth; * Ennis, Co Clare; * Kilkenny, Co Kilkenny; * Killarney, Co Kerry; * Letterkenny, Co Donegal; * Portmagee, Co Kerry; * Trim, Co Meath; * Westport, Co Mayo

Irish Times Best Place to Live in Ireland

The Irish Times are running a competition to find the Best Place to Live in Ireland. From early April until late May, the competition attracted just 563 entries from the public. The paper has narrowed it down to a list of 25 places which are in the running for the overall award. They include five

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

Tidiest Towns in Ireland 2011

Here is the list of the top 15 tidiest towns in Ireland for 2011 – showing the number of points awarded in the Tidy Towns competition Killarney, Co. Kerry 310 Emly, Co. Tipperary 309 Westport, Co. Mayo 309 Tallanstown, Co. Louth 308 Lismore, Co. Waterford 308 Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny 308 Abbeyshrule, Co. Longford 307 Ennis,

Best Schools in County Cork

According to the Sunday Times 2011 Parent Power Survey of Secondary schools in Ireland – these are the top 10 schools in Cork. 1. Presentation Brothers College Mardyke 2. Scoil Mhuire , Cork 3. Colaiste an Phiarsaigh , Glanmire 4. St Mary’s Mallow 5. Mount Mercy College , Cork 6. Colaiste na Toirbhirte, Bandon 7.

Cork Mobile Speed Camera Hot Spots

County Cork – Speed Camera Locations November 2010 A private company is being employed to provide mobile speed cameras at 600 locations all over Ireland.  They will operate in known  accident blackspots .The cameras will be operated by a consortium called GoSafe. There will be just 45 camera vans with cameras that will move between