For the last 15 years a river flowing down through the town of Wicklow is been polluted By a 24 “drain pipe and raw sewage is pumping out of this pipe on a regular bases Some local developer took some short cuts and the local council don’t want to know!
In spite of writing to the local council over the last 15 years and to minster Gormley ,We the residents still suffer the consequences of this pollution
So much for the green party, s protection of the environment I suppose there are only active when the TV cameras are rolling and they can get some Air Time .
We demand action be taken to stop this pollution and the perpetrators be made clean up their mess
At the last local elections in Wicklow some of the now elected councillors promised to do something about the derelict cinema building
I suppose those promises were just that, empty promises that were easily forgotten along with all the rest of them!
That’s what you get when you don’t vote for change!
It is quite shocking to hear we had two cinemas in Wicklow Town in the 1920,s
With 2,650 thousand people out of work in the town why it is not possible to re-open this building as a centre for the self help groups for the unemployed and as a centre of community activity
More and more shops are closing and new ones are not lasting because of the unrealistic overheads
Water charges, rates, rents and insurances
I suggest the county counsel should introduce a municipal insurance
An insurance that all the retailers and trades people pay into and the premium should be paid directly to Lloyds of London cutting out the middle man
This insurance should include public labiality and would reduce the costs enormously
Why the hell not???
This kind of innovative thinking is required if we want to get the town back on its feet again
Wicklow Town Harbour Wall Works
In case you’re wondering what works are going on in the harbour area it seems that the harbour wall is been repaired with concert blocks
The works are set to continue for a few more weeks!
The recent sail festival and round Ireland race was a fantastic success and a congratulations is due to the organizers.
Another glorious day here in sunny Wicklow
This year’s Sail festival has gotten off to a fantastic start and if you haven’t gotten down to Wicklow Town yet you still have the rest of the day to get here
At the Historic Gaol there is music entertainment
Open air concert staring First Cut
Then Brian Meakin and then Feedback
At the Forge we have East Coast Jazz Band in the Beer garden and later there will be music from the seventies &eighties in the late bar
Fantastic day to-day at the Wicklow round Ireland Sail Festival
This has to be the best ever; the crowds came in their thousands. I caught these individuals coming down the main street apparently he ,(the guy in black) was the Jailer and he was on the lookout for prisoners that escaped from Wicklow Jail
Come to Wicklow
From the 18th to the 20th of June we have in Wicklow Town a great weekend of activities
The Round Ireland Sail Festival 2010
With Air displays Mardi gras Fancy Dress and the American Drifters, the Garda Band and plenty of Traditional Music (see attached brochure)
Here Wicklow Town Sail Fest 2010
So come on down to Wicklow Town and have yourself a ball and why not stay for the weekend!