Issue 7 - January 2000
K i l d a r e . i e NEWSLETTER
Subject: Kildare Community Network update 7
Greetings from Kildare; a Happy New Year, and welcome to all our new subscribers.
This e-mail newsletter is to inform you of developments on the County
Kildare Community Network.
kildare.ie server problems
Over the holiday period the kildare.ie server was unavailable due to electrical
and telecommunications problems outside our control. Normal service has
now resumed. Thank for your patience and please accept our sincere apologies
for any inconvenience caused. The server bandwidth has now been upgraded
to twice its original capacity. If you experience any problems with the
server in the future please contact the webmaster or manager at any time.
Tel: 045 - 873 849
Fax: 045 - 876 875
Mobile: 086 - 80 95 623
Kildare - The Thoroughbred County
For information on racecourses, breeders, trainers and equestrian activities
in County Kildare, check out this brand new website which has just been
launched. As a starting point for all horse activity in the county this
is the site to visit. The site was designed and developed by the Kildare
Community Network for the Kildare Horse Development Company. Over the
coming months the site will be developed further to include many more
features which should enable users to access information on horses in
Register to Vote
Are you registered to vote?
- for more information and an application form check out Kildare County
Council's website http://kildare.ie/CountyCouncil/services/registerofelectors/
The South Kildare Child & Family Service
The Child and Family Service is an Eastern Health Board service provided
to children and young people under 16 years, by people who have qualifications
and experience in working to help children and families. The website is
located at: http://kildare.ie/advice/Childcare/
New additions to the Kildare Tourist Guide
The Mill Holiday Homes
A unique development of 4 holiday homes nestled in the converted stableyard
of a Georgian country house, with an early 19th Century castellated mill
building providing an imposing backdrop. Worth visiting!
Cruise the Inland Waterways of Ireland on a traditional steel canal boat.
Experience the thrill of steering your own barge, operating 200 year old
locks, navigating under beautiful stone bridges, stopping off in a town
for supplies and a friendly chat with the locals.
The Crooked House Theatre
A professional acting company based in Newbridge, Co Kildare. This is
a non-profit making, professional community theatre collective. The main
focus of their work is engendering a sense of community pride and encouraging
expression of needs amongst many different groups in Kildare.
Gerard Manley Hopkins Society
Information on the Society, the Summer School and other interesting facts
about Gerard Manley Hopkins.
As always, we are happy to receive comments and suggestions
for inclusion of information in both this Newsletter and in the pages
of the Co. Kildare Community Network.