Army to be deployed in Blessington on Tuesday morning

Work being carried out in Blessington (Pic.McGreals)

The Irish Army will deploy approximately 60 soldiers to clear snow and ice from footpaths in the towns of Blessington and Roundwood.

This work will commence tomorrow morning.

Blessington and surrounding areas have been severely hit by the recent snow falls.

Families in Lacken, Holywood, Ballyknocken and Manor Kilbride have been cut off since last Thursday.



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