Category: Portmarnock

Cheaper Sky Broadband

Sky have been offering  broadband and home phone lines in Ireland for several years now They are using a combination of BT and Eircom exchanges to provide the connections . Sky Unlimited broadband and free off peak calls to landlines is available for €45.  There is no need to get TV from Sky as well

Fingal Unfinished Estates with Household Charge Waivers

This is the list of housing estates in Fingal Council that are classed as unfinished for theh purposes of the Household Charge 2012. Anyone who owns a house on these estates will be granted a waiver in 2012 from the Household Charge. Owners are expected to register for the charge on householdcharge.ie or by post

Best Beaches in Ireland

The Blue Flag is an international sign of a good , clean, safe beach. In 2011 – these are the Irish beaches that were awarded Blue Flags…. County Cork Blue Flag Beaches  – Barleycove , Claycastle Garryvoe, Garretstown, Garrylucas, Inchydoney, Owenahincha, Redbarn ,  , Tragumna,  Warren , Youghal front strand. County  Clare Blue Flag Beaches

Portmarnock – 2nd Best Place to Live

Portmarnock is in 2nd place in the Towns-Ireland.com chart of top twenty towns in Ireland. Using the most recent census data we found that Portmarnock had the following interesting statistics. (Top of the list was Malahaide) More about the stats used Total population of Portmarnock is 8979. Only 2.58% of the workforce are classed as

Top Ten Towns for Home Ownership

Owner Occupiers In Ireland just over 28% of all housing is rented – either from Private landlords or local Authorities. Seventy two percent of homes ore owned. This is similar to 2004 figures from the UK of 30% of rented dwellings. According to figures from the Irish 2006 census – for towns with populations over

Oranmore people best educated in Ireland?

 Oranmore has the best-educated residents in Ireland. Analysing figures from the 2006 census released yesterday – reveals that Oranmore in Co Galway has the highest percentage of graduates living there. 38.35% have a degree or higher and 53.3% of Oranmore residents who have completed their education – have a 3rd level qualification. The next best