Vandalism closes fairy trail at Wicklow tourist attraction

One of Wicklow’s top tourist attractions has had to close its children’s fairy trail after it was vandalised on Friday afternoon.

At around 2pm on Friday the fairy trail at Russborough house, Blessington was severely damaged by what was described as an intentional act of vandalism, by a man wearing a black hoody.

The trail has been closed until repairs are carried out.

If anyone visiting the famous house and was in the area of the walled garden, Our Lady’s island or the fairy trail and noticed anything untoward around 2pm contact Russborough house at 045 865 239.



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