Category: Skerries

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

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

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

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

Dublin Locations of Speed Cameras

Dublin City Speed Cameras Mobile speed cameras are being introduced in Dublin and nationwide to try and  reduce the incidence of fatal and serious injuries and improve road safety. An Garda Síochána, in conjunction with the National Roads Authority have identified secctions of road  where a significant proportion of accidents occurred due to speeding. These

Tidy Towns 2010

Tidy Towns Competition 2010 Kilkenny city was named Ireland’s Tidiest Large Urban this year with the judges noting that it was “hard to find fault” with the city. Killarney, Co Kerry, was deemed Ireland’s Tidiest Large Town for 2010 The recent IBAL table of Litter though- had Kilkenny at 22 and  Killarney at 7  –