Category: Naas

Tesco Locations in Ireland

Tesco Ireland are growing all the time – and their online shopping coverage is almost nationwide – with about 85% of the population able to shop online at Tesco. All the main cities and towns are covered as well as many smaller villages and rural areas. It is surprising how far the Tesco delivery vans 

Top Secondary Schools in Ireland 2011

The Sunday Times has compiled another chart of what they consider to be the best schools in Ireland – based on entry to third level courses. Here are the top 20 schools in the survey (March 2011) Gonzaga College, Ranelagh, Dublin 6 Glenstal Abbey School, Murroe, Co Limerick The Teresian School, Donnybrook, Dublin 4 Colaiste

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%)

Towns with the Best Broadband Speeds

According to speed tests carried out on – between Sept 2008 and MArch 20011 these are the Top 10 towns with  fastest internet download speeds in Ireland 1. Lucan 15.33 Mbps 2. Maynooth  12.84 Mbps 3. Celbridge  11.53 Mbps 4. Swords  11.25  Mbps 5. Kilcock 10.76 Mbps 6. Naas  10.73 Mbps 7. Newbridge 10.68

Speed Cameras – in Kildare

The Gardai have specified the following stretches of road as “Speed Enforcement Zones ” – they will be targeted by the GArdai to try and reduce drivers speeds. County Kildare Possible Mobile Speed Camera Locations Length From To Road/Name 12km Clane Killina Regional R403 8km Quinnsborough Johnstown Primary N7 10km Kildare Monastervin Regional R445 8km

IBAL Litter League Table 2010

IBAL – The Irish Business Against Litter – have released their latest results on the litter in  50 towns and cities in Ireland. Wexford came out as the cleanest place out of the 50 places in the survey – with Tallaght coming out as the worst Litter Blackspot. Of course – there could be towns