Author: Derry O Donnell

Clean Coasts’ Big Beach Clean 2017 – Join the world’s largest coastal cleanup #BigBeachClean

Clean Coasts Big Beach Clean 

Clean Coasts Big Beach Clean 2017 weekend will take place on the 15th, 16th and 17th of September 2017. We are delighted to team up again with the International Ocean Conservancy for the International Coastal Cleanup event. In 2016, over half a million volunteers in 112 countries removed 8 million kg of…

Three quarters of Ireland’s bathing waters are ‘Excellent’ quality for third year in a row; six beaches fail to make the grade

An EPA report, Bathing Water Quality in Ireland – A Report for the Year 2016, has found that the overall quality of Ireland’s bathing waters remains very good with 130 of 140 identified waters meeting strict EU standards. The strict…

Waterways Ireland 2017 Event Programme is Open to Applications

Waterways Ireland Event Programme is seeking applications for sustainable events and activity in waterway and waterside communities.

Waterways Ireland 2017 Event Programme welcomes applications from event organisers for events taking place on or along the waterways. Formerly called the Sponsorship Programme in 2017, Waterways Ireland Event Programme is seeking applications for sustainable events and activity in waterway…