Bray.ie, one of the towns biggest tourism initiatives – the Bray Air Display, Summer in Bray campaign and the multi-agency emergency response to the gorse fire on Bray Head have all been shortlisted in the All Ireland Community & Council Awards 2019 which is presented by IPB Insurance and LAMA:
- Bray.ie for the ‘Best Connected Council’– Communications and Digital Marketing category
- The Bray Air Display for the Best Tourism Initiative category
- Summer in Bray campaign for the Best Arts/Culture (incl. festivals & events) category
- Multi-agency emergency response to the gorse fire on Bray Head for the Emergency Response Person/Team of the Year category
The awards recognise and celebrate community and councils working together.
Speaking of the news, Cllr. Pat Vance, Cathaoirleach of Bray Municipal District said ‘We are delighted to be shortlisted again in the All Ireland Community & Council Awards for 2019. The nominations recognise the overall performance and the quality of our online engagement via bray.ie, our biggest tourism events – the Bray Air Display, our Summer In Bray campaign are seen as a significant contribution to Irish tourism and that the multi-agency emergency response to the gorse fire on Bray Head last summer is being honoured.”
The All Ireland Community and Council Awards presented by IPB Insurance and LAMA will take place on Saturday 9th February 2019 in the Hogan Suite, Croke Park Stadium.