The Rose of Tralee, Maggie Mc Eldowney, on a special return trip to Kildare earlier this month, announced details of the Tipperary Crystal Rose Race Day taking place at the Curragh on Sunday 27th August.
Kildare County Council and Creative Ireland are putting together a programme of events as part the Creative Ireland Programme 2017-2022.
Funding is now available for individuals and organisations who wish to develop a community/cultural/ Heritage project/event.
LAST year's day-long Rose experience in Kildare was so successful, the county will double the hospitality in 2017 and welcome the International Roses for two-days next August, before the Rose of Tralee International Festival.
On launching a public information campaign for the Department of Social Protection’s Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance on Monday 3rd Jul 2017 Employment and Social Protection Minister, Regina Doherty, T.D. called on parents to apply now for the payment which has been increased by 25% this year.