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Saorvew – Freeview – RTE Digital TV in Ireland

Saorview is RTÉ’s free to air digital terrestial television (DTT) service. EU rules mean that the current analogue ( arial based TV ) signals have to be turned off in October 2012. Saorview is a mixed language word – with Saor meaning Free . Pronounced Sair or Seer...
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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...
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Bottom of the School League Tables

The 2007 figures on Irish leaving cert pupils and entry figures for Irish third level institutions show that the average percentage of students going into 3rd level education in Ireland is 75%. (This does not include those going to UK or abroad) There are some schoools where less...
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Stradbally – Is this the Most Irish Town?

Stradbally in Laois has the highest percentage of Irish born residents in the country – according to census figures. 1004 out of 1053 residents were born in Ireland – 95.35% of the population. These Irish towns have the highest percentage of Irish born – all of them more...
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