Blessington Greenway to be extended!!! Wicklow County Council is being allocated €5million towards the development of the new Blessington E-Greenway.
The Department of Transport Tourism & Sport is to announce their 2019 offers of funds to Local Authorities under the National Greenway Strategy Funding Programme. The plans here are for the completion of a ‘state of the art’ 42kms of looped walking and cycling trail, encircling the Blessington Lakes.
Wicklow has some of the best food producers in all of Ireland, so we thought we'd let you know about some foodie events and courses taking place over the summer!
🎊 Taste of Wicklow is the South East's largest Food Festival, on from 28th to 30th June in #Wicklow town. Enjoy live cookery demos with top chefs Derry Clarke, Paul Kelly and Catherine Fulvio, visit over 30 food producers and enjoy lots of kids entertainment and music too! More - bit.ly/2Z75MUe
🍞 Bread Baking Masterclass' in July and August at Macreddin, with Evan Doyle of BrookLodge, #Aughrim. Take in a demo on how to bake bread the old fashioned way… using a Soda Pot over an open turf fire, and tips & recipes to take home. More - bit.ly/BreadMakingMasterclass
😋 Love Chicken Wings? Then head to Bray for the Wingsfoodfest 2019 in July. The weekend festival includes over 15 top-notch wing pop up’s who will be serving up some of the mightiest, hottest, finger-lickin’ chicken wings going! More - bit.ly/WingsFoodFest
🍰 Take a cookery short-break or class at Ballyknocken House & Cookery School, #Wicklow. A different theme runs every weekend from 'Super Foods', to 'Italian Kitchen' to 'Fresh from the Garden' Courses. More - bit.ly/BallyknockenCookerySchoolWicklow