South Kilkenny

Ferrybank's Park Will Be "Amazing"

Ferrybank's Park Will Be "Amazing"

Construction works at 2.5-acre site now considered imminent Construction work at the long-awaited public park at Ferrybank is set to be announced by Kilkenny County Council in October, local Councillors were informed on Wednesday last. Speaking at the September meeting of the Piltown Municipal District, Economic and...
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Tidy Towns progress in Glenmore

Tidy Towns progress in Glenmore

A trip to Glenmore for a planned hour or so turned into nearly half a day as we met members of a local Tidy Towns group who have been doing much work in and around the village. Many local people got involved for this year’s Tidy Towns competition. They were last involved in the competition 13 years ago and they made...
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Top attractions of the Iverk Show

Top attractions of the Iverk Show

One of the most popular attractions at almost all events in recent years is the ‘Most Appropriately Dressed Lady’ competition. And the Iverk Show is no different. If it is a sunny day, dress up or if it is a rainy day get the brolly and wellies out. One way or the other there are fabulous prizes to be won including a...
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Ghost estates in South Kilkenny

Ghost estates in South Kilkenny

Eighteen housing estates in South Kilkenny have remained unfinished since the crash of the construction industry, a meeting of the Piltown Electoral Area Committee was told in Newrath. Executive Officer, Ann Marie Walsh, said a total of 76 housing estates were unfinished in Co Kilkenny. There were no developers on...
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