Laragh Glendalough notes week July 1st

Elevation Dance and Drama

Summer Camps in Laragh from July 8th- 15th from 10-2pm each day..Acro, Dance, Musical theatre, Drama, Arts & Crafts and so much more! Call Kate on 086 825 6775 to secure a place now!

Glendalough Country Market & Car Boot Sales       

We have now moved to the 2nd Sunday of the month. Encouraging local and non-local producers of plants, vegetables, crafts etc. Our next event will be on Sun, 14th of July, open from 10am to 4pm. Bargains on practically anything from household items to garden additions, and even vintage or antique treasures. Vans must be booked in. Please pre-book indoor spaces early. Contact the Brockagh Centre on 0404-45600, emailbrockaghcarboot@gmail or brockaghoffice@gmail.com if you wish to book an indoor space or if you prefer to sell outside just show up at 8am on the morning.

Access To The Green Road Laragh

Notice has been given by Derrybawn House that Derrybawn Bridge remains open to all light traffic and pedestrians.  It has been advised that restricted vehicle traffic to that of not more than 5 ton gross weight and 10kmh. This means that cars and vans under this weight have unrestricted access to the Bridge.

Pedestrians are not affected by this limitation and have full access to the Green Road at all times.

We have regrettably had to place bollards at the entrance to the Bridge to ensure that this limit is adhered to and thereby ensure that one and all are able to enjoy this historical structure in safety. We appreciate that this is the height of the tourist season but we are unfortunately subject to the depth and flow of the river which is at its lowest at this time of the year.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused and hope that the bridge will soon be restored to a safe and original condition. If any further information is required please do not hesitate to contact me by email derrybawnestate@yahoo.com or phone on 0874861683.

Citizens Information

 The Citizens Information Centre at the Brockagh Resource Centre is open for information relating to your rights and entitlements from 10 am until noon on the first and third Tuesday of each month. The next clinics will take place on Tuesdays 2 nd and 16th July. No appointment is necessary for this free and confidential service.

Tidy Towns

The panel for the biodiversity area has arrived and will be erected very shortly. The next Tidy Towns clean-up will take place on Tuesday 2nd July (meet at 7 pm outside Lynhams). Judging will be ongoing over the next two months, so it is important everyone makes a special effort to keep the Laragh-Glendalough area looking clean and tidy.

Wicklow Mountains National Park

Events are currently published on a month-bymonth basis. If you wish to receive notifications by email of upcoming events, email us at wickloweducationcentre@chg.gov.ie All our events are free of charge, but there is a parking charge at the Upper Lake car park. Please leave your dogs at home.

Bumblebees Ireland has 21 species of bumblebee. Learn all about them during a talk and walk starting at 11 am in the Education Centre on Sunday 7th July. Booking is essential (0404-45425).

 

 

BRC Regular Class Summer Schedules

Badminton, Irish Dancing, Art with Almha, Elevation Dance & Drama (except dance team), Happy Days(Parent/Toddler group) and Active Retirement Group are now finished until Sept. Continuing through most the summer will be Louise (floor & chair yoga 087 603 2202) and Pilates (Contact Zara on 0879367474) but they may take some weeks off so please check with the tutor .Taekwon-Do, AA, Citizens Advice and Monday walking group will all continue during the holidays.

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