Greenways and walking trails to received over €16m in funding
Niamh Murphy
Minister Heather Humphreys has announced a €16.1m investment in outdoor recreation activities, which will fund 69 projects.
27 May 2024 News
Bursary to support masters in rural development launched
A bursary to support six masters students in rural development has been launched. With a value of €60,000, two students will be chosen by the three partner universities.
The show will go on
Ray Brady, president of the Irish Shows Association, outlines a busy year ahead for the country's shows.
Over €40m to improve rural roads and laneways
Minister Heather Humphreys has announced a record funding allocation of €40m for repairs and improvements of non-public rural roads and laneways.
23 April 2024 News
New campaign to remind dog owners of their responsibilities
Dog owners are to be reminded that they are responsible for controlling their dogs at all times.
22 April 2024 News
Over 60 new walking trails added to Ireland’s National Walks Scheme
The scheme is operated by the Department of Rural and Community Development in conjunction with local development companies.
29 February 2024 News
Public reminded ‘a dog is for life’ ahead of Christmas
Minister Heather Humphreys and Minister Charlie McConalogue launched a responsible dog ownership leaflet this Friday.
22 December 2023 News